Ghanaian Actor Chris Attoh Biography & Net Worth (See Details)

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Chris Attoh is a Ghanaian Actor, On-air Personality, Television presenter and Producer. He is best known as "Kwame Mensah" in Nigerian soap opera Tinsel.

Chris Attoh Biography

He was born Christopher Keith Nii Attoh on May 17, 1979 into a family of four in Ghana. After his primary education, Chris enrolled into Achimota High School, Accra in 1989 before moving to Accra Academy Secondary School, Ghana in 1994.

Subsequently, in 1999, he attended Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST). At KNUST, he bagged a B.A Degree in Painting and also did some courses in Graphic Design, 3D Modelling and Basic Animation.

Thereafter, he moved to London in 2004, enrolled into the London Academy of Radio and Television, and earned a certificate in Television Presenting.

Additionally, he has diplomas in Goal Public Relations, Multimedia and Digital Editing -level one, and Film Making and Directing. He earned them from I.C.S College (UK), Sound and Engineering Inst-S.A.E (UK) and New York Film Academy (U.S.A) in 2005, 2005 and 2010 respectively.    

Basically, Chris has a sound educational and professional background, which has enabled him soar in his career.   

Chris Attoh Personal Life

Attoh was once married to Damilola Adegbite a beautiful Nigerian actress. Damilola and Attoh met on the set of Tinsel and got married in 2015 after Chris proposed in August 2014. 

However, the marriage ended in September 2017, and in October 2018, Chris married Bettie Jennifer, a US-based Business woman. Unfortunately, Bettie was shot dead on May 11, 2019 in Maryland, US. 

Together with Damilola, Chris has a son, Brian. He was born in September 2014.

His hobbies include watching and making movies, swimming, teaching and dancing salsa, cooking and many more. 

Chris Attoh Career

Attoh did his national youth service in Groove Fm, which marked the beginning of his career as an on-air personality. Next, he moved to Choice Fm and later, Kapital Radio, Metro TV, Viasat One Tv, G.T.V, Gh One and other broadcasting platforms in Ghana.

After school, to gain experience in TV presenting, he worked for Original Black Entertainment (OBE T.V) and was also hosting corporate events alongside.  

Attoh’s acting career began early enough and shot to limelight in no time. He has featured in blockbuster movies like Happiness is a Four-letter workA Trip to Jamaica, Sinking Sands, e.t.c

Also, he is a director, and has directed a couple of works such as One More Day (2014). Kintampo (2015), e.t.c He has also hosted shows and have interviewed A-list celebrities like Akon, Rihanna, Jay Z, Brick and Lace, e.t.c 


  • Life & Living it, 2006

  • Sinking Sands, 2008

  • 6 Hours to Christmas, 2009

  • Single and Married 2011 

  • Bleeding Sunshine 2011 

  • Deleting Bissi, 2011 

  • Single and Married, 2012

  • Journey to Self, 2012

  • Flower Girl, 2013

  • Moving On (Tv Movie), 2013

  • Love and War (Tv Movies), 2013

  • A Trip to Jamaica, 2016

  • The Rangers, 2016

  • Happiness is a four letter Word, 2016

  • An Accidental Zombie, 2016

  • Potato Potahto, 2017

  • The In-laws, 2017

  • Lotanma, 2017

  • Esohe, 2017

  • Closure, 2017

  • In Line, 2017

  • Kintampo, 2017

  • Love And Cancer, 2017

  • All About Love, 2017

  • An Accidental Zombie (Named Ted), 2018

  • Sylvia, 2018

  • Bad Luck Joe, 2018

  • International Affairs, 2018

TV Series

  • Tinsel 2006 – 2013, 

  • MTV Shuga 2014

  • Captive, 2015

  • Christian Jean in Hollywood, 2015

  • Our Best Friend’s Wedding , 2017

  • Fifty, 2017

  • iDrive, 2018

aFactory Entertainment Limited

Chris established a production and multimedia company called afactory Entertainment Ltd. It offers services like documentaries, corporate videos, TV programming, TV Commercials, film and radio jingles. 

He founded aFactory with the objective to change the way viewers enjoy television shows, commercials, jingles and films. He has continued to wow his clients with his services.

Awards And Nominations

  • The Best Pan-African Actor of the Year, Nigeria Entertainment Awards (NEA), 2011 (won)

  • Best Dressed Male, Ghana Fashion Awards, 2011  (nomination)

  • Mode Man Actor of the Year, Mode Men Magazine, 2012 (won)

  • Best Event MC, Accra Nightlife Award, 2013 (nomination) 

  • Best Actor in a Drama Series ‘Esohe’, Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards, (Nominations) 2018

  • The Best Actor in a Leading Role ‘Esohe’ Africa Movie Academy Awards, 2018 (nominations)

  • Best Lead Role in Film ‘Esohe’ Nigeria Entertainment Awards (Non-Nigeria), 2018

Chris Attoh Net Worth

estimated his worth at $1 million. He is a brand ambassador to iflix in Ghana. Also, he has advertised for HappyDent Gum, Kasapa, Lipton tea, e.t.c  

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