Watch Smashhit Trailer: Abaraham Attah is back with ‘Tasmanian Devil’
Ghanaian prodigy returns with new Nigerian centered movie after breaking out with Beast of No Nation
Ghanaian prodigy, Abraham Attah, is back with another colossal movie titled "Tasmanian Devil".
The Spirit Award-winner Abraham Attah, whose credits include Netflix film Beasts of No Nation and Sony’s Spider-Man: Homecoming, has been in America since he broke out with his Beast of No Nation feature.
Attah, who is of Ghanaian descent, plays a Nigerian boy who is conflicted with moral issues.
Watch the awesome trailer below.
The timely story follows a 19-year-old Nigerian immigrant (Attah) who, after moving to the US, struggles to bond with his estranged father (Mwine) who abandoned him and his mother (Oduye), in Nigeria, to chase his own calling of becoming a missionary. When he finds acceptance in his process of joining a college fraternity, its challenged by his strict and religious father, leaving him searching for his own moral ground.
This is the first feature debut from writer/director Solomon Onita, Jr. Adepero Oduye (Central Park Five and Pariah), Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine (The Chi, Queen of Katwe), and Kwesi Boakye (Claws, Flight) whom will also co-star in the coming of age tale, which will shoot sometime this year in Dallas, Texas.