Ama Abebrese Gushes Out About Meeting Icon Angela Bassett
Renowned Ghanaian actress Ama K Abebrese shared a momentous encounter with her idol, Angela Bassett, at the 2024 Pirelli calendar launch.
The event, which marked a historic 50th edition, was photographed by Ghanaian artist Prince Jyesi, showcasing Black Excellence.
Ama K Abebrese took to Instagram to express her admiration for Angela Bassett, sharing a photo of the two at the star-studded affair.
In her heartfelt caption, she wrote, “When you meet one of the most iconic actors who has inspired you, and she is so gracious and such a beautiful person, @im.angelabassett. A true icon.”
Both personalities were in attendance at the Pirelli calendar launch, an event that brought together a constellation of influential figures from various fields.
The calendar, celebrated for its artistic and cultural significance, featured luminaries such as Naomi Campbell, Amanda Gorman, Idris Elba, Tiwa Savage, and Marcel Desailly.
Notably, the calendar also features His Royal Majesty Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, the revered King of the Ashanti Kingdom. Ama K Abebrese emphasized the historic nature of the 50th edition, describing it as “truly historic.”
The presence of Angela Bassett, a trailblazer in the entertainment industry, alongside other influential figures, reinforces the theme of Black Excellence highlighted in this landmark edition of the Pirelli calendar.