BIRTH NAME : Chris Attoh
STAGE NAME : Christopher Keith Nii Attoh
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DATE OF BIRTH/AGE : Born on 17 May 1979
PLACE OF BIRTH : Ghana
STATE OF ORIGIN : Lagos State
OCCUPATION : Ghanaian actor, on-air personality, television presenter and producer.
NATIONALITY : Ghanaian
MARITAL STATUS/WIFE : He was previously married to Nigerian actress Damilola Adegbite. Curently married to Bettie Jenifer, they tied the knot on Saturday 6 October 2018 at a private ceremony in North Kaneshie.
CHILDREN : He has a son
EDUCATION : Chris studied at Achimota School and later Accra Academy. He later attended Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana.
Born Christopher Keith Nii Attoh better know as Chris Attoh, is a Ghanaian actor, on-air personality, television presenter and producer. Aside these mentioned, he is also a multi-faceted personality man who is also a master of ceremonies (MC), which is one of the angles his income comes from.
His career in the showbiz has helped him amassed lots of wealth and he has successfully made several appearances in Nollywood and Ghallywood movies, the dark skinned hunk is best known as “Kwame Mensah” in Nigerian soap opera Tinsel. Tinsel is a Nigerian soap opera that began airing in 2008 is the most popular of all his projects and he was able to earn a lot of money from that .
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Early Life And Background
Christopher Keith Nii Attoh whose stage name is Chris Attoh was born on 17th May 1979 in Accra, Ghana. He became famous after appearing as Kwame Mensah in the popular Nigerian soap Opera “Tinsel” which ran on television for five good years from 2008 to 2013. The 40 years old is widely labelled as one of the most handsome, talented, funny and creative actor in Africa.
After much digging and research, we were not able to uncover much about his him, parents, ancestry, and family members but it was confirmed that he has an elder brother called Ken Attoh. Just like his younger brother, Ken is a popular face within the showbiz circle. He is a producer and director . He rose to stardom starring in the following blockbusters “Adam’s Apple”, “Six Hours to Christmas”, “Perfect Pictures” “A Sting In A Tale”to name a few. He is also the CEO of the television and advertising company, Sparrow Productions, which is owned by his wife Shirley Frimpong Manso.
Christopher Keith Nii Attoh attended Achimota School and later Accra Academy where he completed his secondary school education. After obtaining his senior secondary school leaving certificate, he enrolled at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) in Kumasi, Ashanti, Ghana, and obtained his university degree before he launched his profesional acting career.
Career and Life
Chris Attoh started his hustle as a television presenter and actor , this is where he made some money in those days before his break through and become rich but many people don’t know this about him. He has also worked as a painter and banker . He took a course in painting at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology after completing his secondary school education. After his formal and university education, he moved to London, UK to study banking and security.
Many people don’t know that aside acting and other career , Chris is also an investment guru. Attoh is the CEO of A Factory Limited, a media and television concept development company headquartered at Dzorwulu, in Accra. The handsome man is also involved in a myriad of investments in his home country Ghana.
He has also been involved in some philanthropic work, he believes in the principle of giving back to the society because they made him who he is today. He is a philanthropist whose desire is to see that everyone in his life rise beyond poverty bother line. He is also committed to ensuring that aspiring actor and actresses get to their destination which means breaking through their boundaries and becoming famous in the industry.
When he was twenty one years old while he was still studying painting at Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, he was given the opportunity to be a guest presenter at the first edition of Big Brother Africa held in South Africa between May 25 and September 7, 2003. I know most of you didn’t know him at that time.
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Chris Attoh was previously married to a beautiful lady named Damilola Adegbite, but their union head for the rock after spending some years together. The lovers reportedly divorced in September 2017. The actor has re-married on Saturday 6 October 2018 to Bettie Jenifer at a private ceremony in North Kaneshie, Accra, this time the Ghanaian married a Ghanaian lady which makes it even for him.
Movies and Television
- An Accidental Zombie (Named Ted) (2018)
- A Trip to Jamaica (2016)
- “Happiness is a Four Letter Word” (2016)
- Flower Girl (2013)
- Six hours To Christmas
- Love and War
- Journey to Self (2012)
- Single and Married (2012)
- Sinking Sands
- Tinsel (2008-2013)
- Shuga (season 3) (2013-2015)