Michelle Attoh revealed, “I was a tomboy growing up, I played chaskele and climbed trees. This is because most of my cousins were boys"
Actress/TV Host Michelle Attoh, grew up as a tomboy. She told host of 360Live , Kofi Okyere Darko , she enjoyed climbing trees and also playing Chaskele.
"Chaskele" is an indigenous stick-and-ball game played by children. The ball is a crushed tin can , and with a suitable narrow plank of wood for a bat.
“I was a tomboy growing up, I played chaskele and climbed trees. This is because most of my cousins were boys.”
Attoh, also disclosed on the show that , when she moved back to Ghana at age 12, she couldn’t speak a word of English so she had to school at Ghana International School to learn the language.
She spoke fondly of her mom , actress Rama Brew , who she looked up to for career inspiration and growth in her personal life.
She shared experiences of her acting in Ultimate Paradise and later as a part of South African drama, Egoli, starting her advertising , marketing and communications firm, Emerge amonsgt a host of other issues.
“Focus, commitment,energy, these are the things that helped me to juggle acting, my business and family life”
Her show , @Home With … premieres on Metro TV on Tuesday July 21st,2015.