The 15-year old Beasts of No Nation star beat Jason Segel, Ben Mendelsohn, Koudous Seihon, Christopher Abbott to win the award of ‘Best Actor’ for his role as Agu in the war film.
Attah, who starred alongside Idris Elba was thankful to the former as well as director Cary Fukunaga, and costume designers while receiving his award.
He had earlier shared the stage with Elba when he received an award for best supporting male actor win for his role in the same film. “I couldn’t have done it without you,” Elba said to Attah.
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