Ibrahim Chatta Biography, Career, Movies, Controversies, And Net Worth
Ibrahim Chatta is an accomplished Nollywood actor, producer, singer, and writer. He was born on the 13th of October 1970, in Bachita, Kwara State. The actor is of Tapa descent (Nupe ethnic group), while his mother is from Modakeke, Osun State.
Ibrahim Chatta comes from a large Muslim family of 14 children he began his acting career as a teenager and has spent decades in the Nigerian film industry, becoming one of the industry’s best veterans.
Ibrahim Chatta has been married three times, his first wife was Olayinka Solomon, his second was Salamatu Lafiaji, and his current wife is Olaide Aishat, also known as Lizzy Berry, and he is blessed with two children.
Ibrahim Chatta Profile
|Real Name||Ibrahim Abiodun Chatta|
|Date of Birth||13 October 1970|
|State of Origin||Kwara State|
|Occupation||Actor, Producer, Singer, and Writer|
|Net Worth||$2 million|
Ibrahim Chatta went to Saint Bridges Catholic Primary School in Bachita, obtaining his school certificate. He then went to a government secondary school but later relocated to, Niger State, because of his conduct. In his early years, he was known for having unruly behavior, often involved in fights and making trouble.
Ibrahim Chatta then enrolled in Dende Secondary School, Aggiea, but dropped out and decided to be self-educated via online courses and programs. Ibrahim Chatta does not have a secondary or higher education. According to the actor, his lack of education was due to peer pressure. At that time, he was quite young and he could not put his mind to the fact that education was important which led to him leaving school in the third grade.
Ibrahim Chatta is a popular Nigerian actor who rose to prominence in the Yoruba film industry despite having little formal education. Before gaining recognition and fame, Ibrahim worked as a bus driver to make ends meet. He then began his career on stage before moving on to the big screen. He rose to prominence after appearing in the film Aiyekooto.
Ibrahim Chatta is a well-known Nigerian actor, singer, producer, and director. He began his acting career as a teenager and has spent decades in the Nigerian film industry, becoming one of the industry’s best veterans. Despite being of Tapa descent, Ibrahim had a good command over the Yoruba language, and fluency in the same helped pave the way for his successful career as a Yoruba actor.
His notable movies are Aiyekoto, Affi women, Dudu, Eni, Akisa, Irawo Oke, Aiye Dudu, and others. Moreover, Ibrahim Chatta is also a singer, he has produced over 100 soundtracks and several commercial jingles in the Yoruba language. He has also collaborated with Alhaji Abdulkabir Alayande (Ere Asalatu) and has released some hip-hop tracks like Area, My Money, Friday Night, and Boom Boom Boom.
Ibrahim Chatta always loved theatre and attended shows whenever a theatre group was in town. He watched performances of legendary actors like Adebayo Salami (Oga Bello), Ray Eyiwunmi (baba Ray), and the late Duro Ladipo. These acts inspired Ibrahim to take up acting.
His professional career started in 1985 when he got a big launch with Joseph Laoye (Uncle Joe), a product of baba Ray. Ibrahim Chatta has received many awards for his notable works, he bagged the City People Movie Awards twice in 2016 and 2017.
Ibrahim Chatta’s ill health news started to circulate after he shared a post on his Instagram page. The picture showed him lying on a hospital sickbed, It was captioned with the phrase “Pls Stay Safe. Debunking the rumors, Ibrahim responded, saying he was not dead. He revealed that the photo was from a movie scene he was filming and was trying to update his fans on his recent activities.
Ibrahim Chatta Further appreciated the people who called to ask about his health and apologized to his fans and followers for the inconvenience caused. However, he was controversial when his first wife Olayinka Solomon, alleged their marriage ended because he was a gold digger and a womanizer who was constantly beating her, and due to that she lost her first pregnancy.
Ibrahim Chatta Instagram Handle
Ibrahim Chatta is on Instagram @ibrahimchatta_lordthespis.
Ibrahim Chatta was born on the 13th of October 1970, in Bachita, Kwara State, the actor is of Tapa descent (Nupe ethnic group), while his mother is from Modakeke, Osun State. He comes from a large Muslim family of 14 children, despite being of Tapa descent, Ibrahim is fluent in the Yoruba Language.
Ibrahim Chatta Net Worth
Ibrahim Chatta is estimated to be worth over $2 million.