Chris Ato turns to a hard-core Christian after
The actor has been one of Ghana’s favorite actors and a prominent one for that matter but now, he has gradually made his way onto a bigger platform as he joins Hollywood.
Speaking in an interview with one of the pre-eminent magazines in the United States called Voyage LA, Chris Attoh revealed that he has learned a lot from his past experience and that has drawn him closer to God.
He said; “At an early age, I was inspired by my father who was an international performer who always motivated me to be apart of something greater than myself,”
“Watching actors such as Sidney Poitier, Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro and Louis Gossett Junior made me want to pursue a career in film and entertainment. Shortly after my first degree, I moved to London to study acting at Pinewood Studios under Tim Kent. After doing a few acting gigs in the UK, I then moved to Johannesburg, South Africa to work for the Waka Agency, MTV Base, DSTV and MNet Africa and ended up starring in a popular soap that aired in 54 countries across Africa and in other parts of the world.”
“In 2010, I branched into studying filmmaking and directing at the New York Film Academy in New York and used this training to create films and TV projects for networks in Nigeria, South Africa and Ghana. I simultaneously continued to act and soon became a household name in many parts of Africa has featured in a number of hit movies some of which can be found on Netflix, Amazon Prime, TUBI and YouTube.”