- These are inspirational facts about young Abraham Attah
- He has graced several International platforms both nationally and Internationally
- Won several awards with the latest being spirit independence awards
He is a child actor and the only Ghanaian celebrity to have graced the Oscars. He has received several International awards and how lets’ learn some inspirational facts about a young man whose life has been transformed at age 15.
Abraham Attah was 13 years when he shot his first movie “Beast of no Nation”
He was in school on a Friday, playing soccer with friends when a white man came to his school and talked him and his friends into auditioning for the role.
He was selected by the director Cary Funkanaga after auditioning for the role as a child soldier
He did not inform his parents before auditioning for the role in the movie
Abraham lives in Ashaiaman with his parents.
Abraham never liked his first scene he shot on set because according to him it was a running scene
His best scene on set was when he was in the bush with his other childhood soldiers commanding them to come out of the bush
His worst scene in the movie is when he was left all alone in the bush after his friends had died.
Beast of No Nations finished its shot in July 2014
Abraham has another movie title Out of the village produced by X-Men actor Bryan singer and directed by Jonathan Stein.
At age 15, Abraham Attah as visited all the important places that matters in Hollywood like the Universal Studious and graced big interview platforms, both nationally and internationally.
He has graced several award platforms like the Venice and received a standing ovation from all industry players at the 88 Oscar Awards.
He has won several awards: Best Male Act at the Independence Spirit Awards, NAACP image awards, Critics choice awards and the Venice Film Awards, breakthrough performance award by the National board of Review he also won an award at last year’s Ghana Movie Awards.
Abraham also has another movie, modern Ocean, which is yet to be released.
He has also met the Hollywood celebrities like Morgan freeman, Sylvester Stallone, John legend, terry crews, Ben Stiller and Will Smith.
Abraham tells his friends that he is still the same and nothing has changed about him
Abraham still continuous to be the child celebrity in Ghana who has made media headlines since his discovery and has got the world talking about him on social media.
Abraham aspires to be an actor and a businessman. He aspires to also study business in Senior High School.
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