Amleset Muchie (Amharic: አምለሰት ሙጬ; born April 5, 1987)[1][2][3] is an Ethiopian model, actress, and filmmaker. She is the wife of Ethiopian singer Teddy Afro since 2012.

Amleset Muchie Heilu
አምለሰት ሙጬ
Amleset dancing eskista at the Ethiopian Fashion Show for the International Festival in 2008
Born (1987-04-05) 5 April 1987 (age 37)
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Alma materNew York Film Academy
Unity University
  • Model
  • actress
  • filmmaker
Years active2004–present
Height1.71 m (5 ft 7 in)
(m. 2012)

Early life and career


Amleset was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on April 5, 1987. She studied filmmaking at the New York Film Academy and journalism at Unity University in Addis Ababa.[4]

Amleset was the winner of the 2004 Miss University beauty pageant, representing Ethiopia. She was also the winner of the Miss World Ethiopia pageant in 2006.

Additionally, Amleset is a filmmaker. She wrote and produced the movies Sile Fikir, Adoption, and the documentary Green Ethiopia.[5]

Amleset serves as the spokeswoman for Etete Dairy Products in Ethiopia.[6] She has also been outspoken about environmental issues facing Ethiopia.[7]

Amleset participated in the UN 2018 Women First 5 kilometres run that took place on March 11, 2018 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. She won the Icon Women's race in a time of 25.25.[8]

Personal life


On 27 September 2012, Amleset married Ethiopian singer Teddy Afro at the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Addis Ababa.[4][9] They have three children together.[10] In October 2022, Amleset expected their fourth child and prepared a baby shower program.[11]




Year Title Role Notes
2016 Adoption Director Short film
2017 Laptos Actress
2018 Yesemwork Actress
2017 Bethons Actress
2019 Min Alesh Actress and director


Year Title Role Notes
2016 Green Ethiopia Presenter and director Environmental

Music videos

Year Videos/clips Artist
2017 "Mar Eske Tuaf" Teddy Afro


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  2. ^ "LIST: 25 Most Beautiful Ethiopian Actresses". LISTPH. Retrieved 2022-04-10.
  3. ^ "Amleset Muchie". Twitter. 10 April 2022.
  4. ^ a b "Teddy Afro and Amleset Muchie get married". Zehabesha. September 27, 2012. Archived from the original on February 15, 2020. Retrieved March 26, 2018.
  5. ^ "About".
  6. ^ "Etete Dairy advertising".
  7. ^ "World Environment Day 2015".
  8. ^ "Tsehaye Gemechu confidently wins UN 2018 Women First 5k". Ethiopian Run. 11 March 2018. Archived from the original on 13 October 2020. Retrieved 26 March 2018.
  9. ^ "Ethiopian News: Teddy Afro Marries Amleset Muchie in Addis Ababa (In Picture)". Ethiopian News. 2012-09-27. Retrieved 2022-04-10.
  10. ^ "Teddy Afro and Amleset Muche dancing with Teddy's New song, Tewodros". Awramba Times. May 6, 2017. Archived from the original on May 8, 2017.{{cite news}}: CS1 maint: unfit URL (link)
  11. ^ "Amleset Muchie amazing baby shower". ADDIS GO. 2022-10-13. Retrieved 2022-10-14.