Nollywood Alive Actor Of The Week – Kenneth Okolie

Kenneth Okolie is a Nollywood actor, movie producer, model and popularly known as Ex Mr Nigeria.

He was born on February 21st, 1990. He hails from Anambra State, Ihaiala LGA. Though a Nigerian, he attended and graduated from Valley View University in Accra Ghana.

Before he became an actor, Kenneth started off as a model back in 2006 which was a career he stumbled upon. He followed a friend for a photoshoot and he was handed the opportunity to become a model which he grabbed and the rest is history. In 2010, he won the modelling competition to become Mr Nigeria and second runner up at Mr World.

Becoming an actor didn’t require much work from him due to his popularity that projected him on higher ground and establishing good rapport in the Nigeria Entertainment Industry. He officially kicked off his acting career in 2011 and has won several awards, some of them are;

  • Best Supporting Actor at the City People Awards,
  • 2010 Black Model Award.

Some of the movies and television series he has been featured in are;

  1. My Mr Capable
  2. 4 Men
  3. Stormy Hearts
  4. Skinny Girl In Transit
  5. The sassy one, and many more!

The award-winning actor, model and movie producer, Kenneth got married to his wife, Jessica in 2017 and both are blessed with a child.

Kenneth Okolie is a versatile actor who can play any given role with a lot of professionalism accompanied by great talent.

That is why he is our actor of the week..!


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