Van Vicker’s new movie “The Hands of Time” premieres in August

Ghana’s Van Vicker is an enterprising major player in the movie industry who has defied all odds and is still making it big in the industry.

Van Vicker, actor and director

“The Hands of Time’’, Van’s latest project under his Sky + Orange Productions will be premiered on 3rd August 2012 at the SilverBirds cinemas.

The movie features several stars including Nadia Buari and Kofi Adjorlolo.

Storming the movie industry some eight years ago, Van has claimed various prestigious awards adding to his long list of recognized achievements.

He won best actor in the ACRAG Awards in 2008; Pan African Creative Actor in 2011; Best African Caribbean Actor in 2009; Best Actor African American in 2009 and was nominated twice in the AMAA and Ghana Movie Awards (GMA) respectively.

Van has been nominated in this year’s much-anticipated 2012 edition of the Nollywood Academy Films Critics’ Awards (NAFCA) and the Nigerian Entertainment Awards (NEA), in the Best Male Actor and Achievement Awards categories respectively.

Speaking from one of his movie sets, he said: “It is a great honor to be nominated for these awards. I am truly humbled. We are hoping for the best. I believe I have given my all in the work I have done so far and winning these awards will continue to commemorate my efforts.”