Walter Anga Biography: Age, Wife, Net Worth, Wikipedia, House, Movies, Family, Cars, Pictures
Walta Angapukotanka Kolada (born 12 January 1978), commonly referred to as Walta Anga, is a super-talented, skilful and creative Nollywood actor. He also doubles as a model and TV personality.
He has starred in several Nigerian films such as Heart of a Fighter, Extreme Pressure, Deepwater, Mission Impossible, and New Jerusalem‘s most significant.
He’s one of the lucky few actors to ever-grace the same podium with legendary Nollywood actors such as Olu Jacobs, Rita Dominic, Tonto Dike, Ebube Nwangbo, Pete Edochie, Patience Ozokwor, and a host of other top actors.
Outside the camera, Walter Anga is a philanthropist who loves giving back to the community through various functions involving financial and emotional support.
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Walta Angapukotanka Kolada|
|Stage Name:||Walter Anga|
|Born:||12 January 1978|
|Age:||43 years old|
|Place of Birth:||Port-Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria|
|State Of Origin:||Rivers State|
|Parents:||Stephen Angapukotanka, Evelyn Angapukotanka|
|Height:||5 feet 9 inches|
|Spouse • Wife:||Esther Anga (m. 2009)|
|Occupation:||Actor • Tv Personality|
Walter Anga was born with the birth name Walta Angapukotanka Kolada on 12 January 1978 in the popular city of Port-Harcourt located in Rivers State, South-south Nigeria.
He is the third child of five children whose parents are Stephen Angapukotanka (father) and Evelyn Angapukotanka (mother).
He lived his entire childhood together with his family in Ogu-Bolo local government located in the riverine area of Rivers State, Southern part of Nigeria.
Walter Anga obtained his West African Senior School Certificate attached with his First School Leaving Certificate in Rivers State.
He then enrolled at the prestigious University of Port Harcourt in 1998 and walked out with a bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts in 2002.
Walter Anga had to wait until after graduating from the University before unleashing his acting skills. Then, he grabbed his first role as a supporting character in a Nollywood film titled Labista starring Ernest Asuzu, Emma Ehumadu, and Jerry Amilo. He then took a break for two years before securing another role.
At that period, he relocated to Enugu state to hunt for roles but found it Impossible to land one due to some unexplainable circumstances.
He became frustrated and almost gave up acting and eventually venture into something else. Finally, however, his late elder brother Barrister Ishmael Anga and his mother, who believed in his talents, encouraged him to return to Port-Harcourt and start all over, to which he agreed.
And in 2003, Walter Anga made a sensational return to Port-Harcourt city, where he met superstar actor Nonso Diobi and veteran film director Ifeanyi Ogbonna.
He acted in the film titled New Jerusalem, directed by the renowned Ifeanyi Ogbonna, and had Kingsley Ukaegbu as the producer. The movie turned out to be a block-buster and propelled him to greater heights.
Awards and NominationS
The Port-Harcourt-born actor, Walter Anga has received accolades for his talent over the years.
Here is a breakdown of his awards and nominations:
- 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 is a big-time social media lover. He also loves to take pictures of himself, including some of his cars and properties he flaunts on his account.
His fame is partly responsible for his two million+ followers on Instagram and 300k followers on Twitter.
You can find him on :
- Instagram: @walteranga
- Twitter: @AngaWalter
- Facebook: Walta Anga.
Walter Anga has an average height of 5 feet 9 inches and weighs about 60kg. He has black hair together with slightly grey beards and dark eyes.
Walter Anga has been married for over a decade now. He married a beautiful lady named Esther Anga in the winter of 2009. The union is blessed with four wonderful children (three boys and a girl).
Walter Anga‘s good looks have landed him into trouble several times, as he confessed to being sexually harassed by ladies several times while thanking God for the ability to overcome the temptations.
Walter Anga has a street in Port-Harcourt named after him. There he built his first house that was completed in 2020.
Walter Anga, as one of the most influential Nollywood actors, has a considerable sum of money earned from films he acted in, ambassadorial role, and modelling. The actor, Walter Anga has an estimated net worth of $450,000.
Since making his debut in 2002, Walter Anga has gone on to star in over a hundred Nollywood films. Selected of which are;
- 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 Momsen
- 2018 – Biological Clock
- 2020- Lock Down
- 2021-Give Love a Chance