Abraham Attah
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Abraham Attah

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Birthday
2, 2001
Birthplace
Ghana
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
2, 2001 (age 17)
Birthplace
Ghana

About

Rising actor known for his captivating debut performance in the Netflix original film Beasts of No Nation alongside Idris Elba. He was cast in a film called The Modern Ocean shortly following the release of the Netflix film.

Before Fame

He had no film experience and was basically a street vendor when director Cary Fukunaga found him on the streets of Ghana.

Trivia

For his role as Agu in Beasts of No Nation, he was honored at the 72nd Venice International Film Festival with the Marcello Mastroianni's Best Young Actor Award. Additional accolades include Best Male Lead at the Independent Spirit Awards, and nominations by the Critics' Choice Movie Awards, Screen Actors Guild Awards and NAACP Image Awards, among others.

Family Life

He was born in Ghana.

Associated With

He and Jacob Tremblay presented the award for Best Live Action Short Film at the 2016 Academy Awards together.