Chris Attoh, born May 17, 1979, is a renowned Ghanaian actor, television host, and producer, born in Accra, Ghana. He is one of the most popular and talented actors in the Ghanaian entertainment industry, having appeared in several movies and television shows over the years.
|Full Name:||Chris Attoh|
|Date of Birth:||May 17, 1979|
|Place of Birth:||Accra, Ghana|
|State of Origin:||Accra|
|Net Worth:||$1.2 million|
|Wife/Spouse:||Bettie Jennifer (late)|
Early Life and Education
Chris Attoh had his early education at Achimota Primary School and later attended the Accra Academy, both in Accra, Ghana.
He then proceeded to Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology in Kumasi, Ghana, where he obtained a degree in Painting and Graphic Design.
During his time at the university, Chris Attoh developed an interest in acting and started participating in stage plays and drama productions.
He was actively involved in the school’s drama club and was noted for his outstanding performances.
After completing his studies, Chris Attoh began his career as a television presenter, working as a co-host on Ghana’s “Premier League” show on Metro TV.
He then went on to host other shows, including “Rhythms Live” and “Showtime” on the same station.
Chris Attoh’s breakthrough in the Ghanaian entertainment industry came when he was cast as Kwame Mensah in the hit television series “Tinsel,” a Nigerian soap opera produced by M-Net.
The series became very popular in Nigeria and other African countries, and Chris Attoh gained a large following of fans.
Since then, Chris Attoh has starred in several Nollywood and Ghanaian movies, including “Sinking Sands,” “Happiness Is a Four Letter Word,” “Single and Married,” and “Swings,” among others.
He has also produced and directed some movies, including “Closure,” which he produced and starred in.
Chris Attoh is also a brand ambassador for several companies, including telecommunications giant, MTN, and is actively involved in charitable causes.
He has won several awards for his contributions to the Ghanaian and African entertainment industry, including the Best Actor in a Drama award at the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards in 2015.
Chris Attoh’s career in the African entertainment industry has been diverse and extensive. In addition to his work as an actor and television host, he has also worked as a radio presenter, having hosted shows on several radio stations in Ghana, including Joy FM and Choice FM.
Chris Attoh has also appeared in several stage productions, including “The Marriage of Anansewa” and “Sabina and the Pot of Beans,” both of which were produced by the National Theatre of Ghana.
In 2015, Chris Attoh co-hosted the 2015 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCA) alongside Nigerian television presenter, Dakore Egbuson.
He has also hosted other awards shows, including the 2016 and 2017 Ghana Music Awards.
Aside from his work in the entertainment industry, Chris Attoh is also an entrepreneur and has established several businesses.
In 2014, he launched his own production company, A Factory Limited, which has produced several television shows and movies, including the popular Ghanaian television series “Yolo.”
In recent years, Chris Attoh has continued to expand his career beyond the African continent, appearing in several Hollywood productions, including the American television series “24: Legacy” and the movie “Sylvie’s Love.”
He has also continued to work on African productions, including the Ghanaian movie “Kintampo” and the Nigerian movie “Swing.”
Chris Attoh has won several awards for his contributions to the African entertainment industry, including the Best Actor in a Leading Role award at the Ghana Movie Awards in 2011, and the Best Actor in a Drama award at the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards in 2015.
He is widely regarded as one of the most talented and versatile actors in Africa.
Chris Attoh Net Worth
Chris Attoh is a renowned Ghanaian actor, television host, and producer who has an estimated net worth of $1.2 million.
After divorcing Damilola, Chris Attoh wed Bettie Jennifer a few months later. Bettie and Chris wed on October 6, 2018.
Sadly Bettie Jennifer was reportedly shot dead and it’s not clear if the actor got married again.