One of Ghana’s finest actors, John Dumelo, has expressed and made known to his fans and all Ghanaians that he is not “gay”.
The actor, who has won “Best African Actor in International Moviea” and “Best Actor in Africa”, in an interview on Phamous TV, an entertainment program on Viasat 1, talked about how some people have perceived him to being gay.
He made it known that he believes the source of this speculation was from a movie he acted in, where he played a gay role and he had a gay partner, with whom he shared intimate times. He further explained that he did a movie in Nigeria, where played a gay character, after which people began saying he is gay. He said it’s just a character he played, and people think he is gay because he played the role very well.
He also talked about the recent movie -”Adams Apple”, which he featured in, and how he enjoyed being in it. He revealed his intention to star with Joselyn Dumas, another fine actress and TV presenter, in a movie. He said he would love to work with her because of her lovely figure and would love to have a feel of it.
He said that he is straight and that he loves women. He mentioned his interest in the opposite sex and how he loves women. He said, “People know me very well about the way I like women”.
In the course of the interview, he revealed his off-screen project which he is currently working on, his fashion line called D-Mello. He said it consists of Trousers, Shirts, etc and has an African touch to it.
He said the reason why he brought up this fashion line is to raise money for his charity foundation called the Dumello Foundation.