Legendary Ghanaian actor, Ebenezer Lartey popularly known as Ataa Mensah has kicked
the bucket at the age of 91 according to a report on HotfmOnlinegh.com
The sad incident, according to the report occurred on Tuesday, January 15.
According to the wife of the late actor, Ashie Lartey;
“My husband was admitted at the Ridge Hospital in December after complaining
of chest pain. He died yesterday at the Ridge Hospital. The family is yet to decide
on when to bury him.”
Short Bio On Ataa Mensah
Late Ataa Mensah was born on January 12, 1928, in Accra. He started his acting career in
1965 and started appearing on TV in 1970.
During the Saka Acquaye’s era, all the dramas and films were then in English so the late
Atta Mensah decided to change the phase of the industry by acting in Ga.
He played the lead character in the popular Showcase in Ga drama troupe.
Most of the scripts of the numerous dramas on GBC and some films were written by him.
Kindly watch Ataa Mensah’s wife speak on his death below:
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March 4, 2019
March 4, 2019