Chris Attoh has his birth name as Christopher Keith Nii Attoh. He is a famous Ghanaian actor, film director, On-air personality, television presenter and Producer best known as “Kwame Mensah” in Nigerian Soap Opera, Tinsel.
Attoh was born on May 17, 1979 in Accra, Ghana.
Attoh attended Achimota Primary School and Accra Academy both in Ghana.
He then moved on to Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre and Performing Arts.
Attoh also studied Banking and Securities in London and later at New York Film Academy.
His Acting Career
Chris Attoh began his career when he joined the Ghanaian entertainment industry as a professional actor.
Attoh has starred in several movies, some of which are:
• Sylvia (2020)
• The Perfect Picture
• The Perfect Picture; Ten Years Later (2020)
• In Line (2018)
• An Accidental Zombie (Named Ted) (2018)
• A Trip to Jamaica (2016)
• “Happiness is a Four Letter Word” (2016)
• Flower Girl (2013)
• A Soldiers Story 2; Return from the Dead
• Love and Cancer
• Love and War
• Moving On
• Six hours To Christmas
• Love and War
Attoh is also a television presenter and producer in Accra, Ghana. He has featured in television series, Tinsel which ran from 2008 to 2013 and Shuga from 2013 to 2015 respectively.
Chris co-hosted the 2016 edition of the Vodafone Ghana Music Awards with Naa Ashorkor and DJ Black.
Chris Attoh has so far in the entertainment industry won several awards, notably as:
• Best Actor at the Africa Viewers Choice Awards.
• Best TV Actor at the African Movie Academy Awards.
• Best Actor at the Universal Achievement Awards.
• Best actor in Ghana at the City People Entertainment Awards.
His Personal Life
Attoh was previously married to Damilola Adegbite, a woman he met during one of his movie shooting in Lagos. The marriage is blessed with a child Brian Attoh.
Sadly, it was reported the marriage has hit the rock and both in their separate ways as a result of their irreconcilable differences in September 2017.
Attoh is said to have re-married on Saturday 6 October 2018 to Bettie Jennifer, a US-based business woman at a private ceremony in Accra.
His Net Worth
Chris Attoh has remained a prominent actor in Ghana, rated one of the richest and most influential with an estimated net worth of about $700,000 dollars.