Theresa Edem has received a ‘Best Actress in a Supporting Role‘ nomination for her role in AyammaΒ from the prestigious African Movie Academy Awards, also known as the AMAAs. The African Movie Academy Awards is an annual event held toΒ honour excellence in the African film industry, and it runs through the African Film Academy.

Ayamma was released in cinemas on the 23rd of December, 2016. Theresa played the role of Princess Ama, the antagonist in the story.