Shirley Frimpong-Manso was born in 1977 and hails from the Eastern Region of Ghana, from Kwahu Pepease. She is a Ghanaian film director, producer and writer. Shirley Frimpong graduated in 2000 from the National Film and Television Institute of Ghana and worked as a presenter at Radio Gold, a private station in Accra, and then went on to start Sparrow Productions in 2003.
The founder and CEO of Sparrow Productions, a film, television and advertising production company have won some awards such as;
6th Africa Movie Academy Awards – Best Director of the Year
6th Africa Movie Academy Awards – A Sting in a Tale won the Best Soundtrack award
18th Annual Pan African Film & Arts Festival – A Sting In A Tale took home the award for Audience Favorite-Narrative Feature
2014 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards – Best Video Editor and Best Movie Director