Report reaching ACCRA24.COM and GHANASKY.COM show that, Abraham Attah said "Sometimes it’s too tough for me to watch,” he said in an interview at the Wall Street Journal office in New York. “They’ll see it but I don’t want to be there.” That was "Beasts of No Nation"


According GHANASKY.COM, Attah plays Agu, an African boy who is recruited as a child soldier for a gang of rebels led by a charismatic and gruff leader called Commandant (Idris Elba) in a movie titled Beasts of No Nation. Agu is seen donning a rifle and helping the gang pillage villages in gruesome fashion.

Abraham Attah (born June 15, 2001) is a Ghanaian actor. He made his feature film debut in Beasts of No Nation (2015). For his leading role of child soldier Agu, Attah was awarded the Marcello Mastroianni's Best Young Actor Award at the 72nd Venice International Film Festival.

In November 2015, he joined the ensemble cast of Shane Carruth's third film, The Modern Ocean.

Abraham Attah Won—Black Film Critics Circle Rising Star Award
Abraham Attah Won—Ghana Movie Awards Best Actor in a Leading Role
Abraham Attah Won—Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead
Abraham Attah Won—National Board of Review Award for Best Breakthrough Performance (shared with Jacob Tremblay)
Abraham Attah Won—Venice International Film Festival Marcello Mastroianni Best Young Actor Award
Abraham Attah Was Also Nominated—Gold Derby Film Award for Best Breakthrough Performer
Abraham Attah Was Also Nominated—Awards Circuit Community Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role[8]
Abraham Attah Was Also Nominated—Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Young Performer
Abraham Attah Was Also Nominated—NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture
Abraham Attah Was Also Nominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Abraham Attah Was Also Nominated—St. Louis Film Critics Award for Best Actor
Abraham Attah Was Also Nominated—Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association Award for Best Youth performance

Abraham Attah is currently featured in; "Out of the Village" and the "Modern Ocean" movies. Short films about Drama and Adventure.

2. Leonardo Wilhelm DiCaprio is an American actor and film producer. DiCaprio began his career by appearing in television commercials, after which he had recurring roles in TV series such as the soap opera.

3. Idrissa Akuna "Idris" Elba, is a British actor, musician, and DJ. He is best known for his portrayal of drug lord and aspiring businessman Russell "Stringer" Bell in the HBO series The Wire, Detective John Luther in the BBC One series Luther, and Nelson Mandela in the 2013 biographical film Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom. He has been nominated five times for a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Miniseries or Television Film, winning one, as well being nominated four times for a Primetime Emmy Award.

Elba was born in Newham, London. His father, Winston, was a Sierra Leonean who worked in a Dagenham Ford motor factory, and his mother, Eve, was a Ghanaian who had a clerical job.


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