Walta Angapukotanka Kalada, commonly known by his stage name Walter Anga, is a Nigerian actor, model and TV personality. He has starred in various Nigerian movies such as Mission Impossible, Heart of a Fighter, Extreme Measure, and Deep Water among others.
Walter is a skillful, super-talented and creative Nollywood actor. He has starred alongside other big names such as Ebube Nwangbo, Ini Edo, Tonto Dikeh, Mercy Johnson and Rita Dominic in various movies. Apart from being in front of the camera, he loves giving back to the community through his philanthropic deeds.
Walter Anga profile summary
- Full name: Walta Angapukotanka Kalada
- Date of birth: 12th January 1978
- Place of birth: Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria
- Walter Anga age: 43 years (as of 2021)
- Nationality: Nigerian
- Ethnicity: Black
- Marital status: Married
- Spouse: Esther
- Profession: Actor, model, TV personality
- Net worth: $450, 000
Walter Anga biography
Who is Walter Anga? He is a Nigerian actor born on 12th January 1978 in Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria. His full name is Walta Angapukotanka Kalada. He is the son of Stephen Angapukotanka (father), and Evelyn Angapukotanka (mother).
Anga is the third child in a family of five children. He was raised by his parents, together with his siblings in Ogu-Bolo local government area of Rivers state in the southern part of Nigeria.
Walter Anga education
He attained his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate in River State. He then enrolled at the University of Port-Harcourt for a degree in Theater Arts and graduated in 2002.
Anga began his career after completing his university education. He landed his first role as a supporting character in the film, Labista. He starred alongside Ernest Asuzu, Jerry Amilo and Emma Ehumadu. It was almost two years before he landed another role.
He then starred in New Jerusalem, directed by Ifeanyi Ogbonna and produced by Kingsley Ukaegbu. His role in the film was the beginning of a series of many other roles. Some of his movies include:
- 2006 - The saint 1 & 2
- 2006 - In the Closet as Pedro
- 2006 - Extreme Measures 1&2 as Dan
- 2007 - Wind or Glory 1, 2 &3 as Peter
- 2007 - Lasting Love 1&2
- 2008 - Throne of the Gods
- 2009 - Twilight Sisters 1 &2 as Charles
- 2009 - Forest of Tears 1 to 4
- 2011 - Thanks for Coming 1 &2 as Jude
- 2011 - Gallant Babies 1&2 as Jude
- 2012 - The Enemy I See 1&2 as Richard
- 2012 - Deep Water 1&2 as Richard
- 2014 - Second Burial 1&2 as Mike
- 2016 - Dance of Grace 1, 2, 3 & 4 as Ejyke Momeen
- 2018 - Biological Clock
Awards and nominations
The actor has received many awards and nominations. Here is the breakdown of his accolades:
- Best Actor of the Year at the City People's Entertainment Awards
- Most Promising Actor in Nigeria at the Africa Movie Academy Awards
- Best Supporting Actor in Nigeria at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards
Walter Anga family
Walter is a loving husband and caring father. He ties the knot in 2009 to the love of his life, Esther Anga. The duo has been blessed with 4 beautiful children.
Walter Anga net worth and house
In early 2020, the actor became a happy homeowner. He couldn't help but flaunt his house on social media. Walter Anga house is located in a street that is named after him.
Walter is one of the most influential actors in Nollywood. He has garnered a considerable sum of money from the numerous films he has starred in. His net worth stands at roughly $450,000 as of 2021.
Walter Anga is a gifted Nigerian entertainer. He is one of the Nollywood actors who started small but have now built a name for themselves in the industry. He is a force to be reckoned with in the Nigerian entertainment industry.
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