Abraham Attah Net Worth

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Abraham Nii Attah is a Ghanaian actor, living in the U.S. for his career and education. He gained international recognition in 2015 after starring in the movie  Beasts of No Nation. Keep reading to find how much he is worth.

Abraham Attah Net Worth

As of 2023, Abraham Attah net worth is estimated at $800,000. He is regarded as one of the richest kids in Ghana.

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Abraham Attah net worth
Abraham Attah Net Worth

Abraham Attah Career Highlights

1. Abraham Attah was was discovered on a school field

Attah was playing football on a school field when “Beasts of No Nation” casting director, Harrison Nesbit approached and asked him if he’d be interested in auditioning for a movie. He was brought in for an audition and won the lead role of Agu, an African boy forced into a team of mercenary fighters.

2. He has a stable family living in Ashaiman, Greater Accra

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Despite reports in 2015 that he was a street vendor, Attah has a more stable family life. The teen lives in Accra with his five siblings and parents. His mother works in a market and his father at the port.

3. Abraham was nervous to star alongside actor, Edris Elba.

According to the young actor, he scared because it was his first time shooting a movie. He was afraid of (Elba) at first because he sees him to be muscular and sees himself as an ant in front of him.

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4. He is the first Ghanaian to present award at the Oscars.

5. Abraham Attah has won 5 international awards out of 14 nominations.

The young star has won 5 international awards with his role in “Beats Of No Nation” out of 14 nominations. His latest award is the “Best Actor” at the 31st edition of Film Independent Spirit Awards. He has won only one local award — “Best Actor in a Leading Role” at 2015 Ghana Movie Awards.

Abraham Attah net worth
Abraham Attah Net Worth

Abraham Nii Attah was born on July 2, 2001, in Accra, Ghana. He hails from the Ga–Dangme ethnic group in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana

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Attah has gained international recognition standing today as one of the most internationally recognized Ghanaian actors. It all started when He made his feature film debut in Beasts of No Nation in 2015.

Abraham Attah net worth is valued at $900k

The teenager won a number of awards for his role in the Beasts of No Nation, a critically acclaimed Netflix film where he played the role of Agu, an 11-year old orphan recruited to a guerrilla army in an anonymous country in West Africa.

For this role, Abraham Attah was honored with the Marcello Mastroianni Best Young Actor Award at the 72nd edition of the International Film Festival held in Venice in 2015. He also received the Best Male Lead at the Independent Spirit Awards.

Abraham Attah net worth

Abraham Attah
Abraham Attah Net Worth

In 2017, he appeared in the Marvel Studios film Spider-Man: Homecoming. He has joined the ensemble cast of Shane Carruth’s third film, The Modern Ocean.

He was made an Ambassador for the Free Education Policy in Ghana, after having supported the policy with a picture endorsement.

Abraham Attah Net Worth

Abraham’s net worth is estimated at $800,000. He is regarded as one of the richest kids in Ghana.

His achievements with the movie Beast of No Nations are served as the baseline for all his success.

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His awards and nominations from Beasts of No Nations includes;

Won—Black Film Critics Circle Rising Star Award
Won—Ghana Movie Awards Best Actor in a Leading Role and Discovery of the Year
Won—Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
Won—National Board of Review Award for Best Breakthrough Performance 
Won—Venice International Film Festival Marcello Mastroianni Best Young Actor Award
Nominated—Gold Derby Film Award for Best Breakthrough Performer
Nominated—Awards Circuit Community Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated—Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Young Performer
Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture
Nominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Nominated—St. Louis Film Critics Award for Best Actor
Nominated—Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Youth performance
Nominated—Empire Award for Best Male Newcomer

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How old is Abraham Attah now?

Abraham Attah is 21 years old now

Is Abraham Attah a Ghanaian?

Yes. Abraham Attah is a Ghanaian from the Greater Accra region of Ghana. He hails from the Ga–Dangme ethnic group in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana. He made his feature film debut in Beasts of No Nation (2015).

How was Attah discovered?

Abraham Attah was discovered playing football on a school field when he landed his first ever movie role of Agu in Netflix’s produced “Beasts of No Nation” in 2015

Abraham Attah net worth

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