Ekenedilichukwu Ugochukwu Eric Nwenweh, (born 28 February 1985) widely known as Ken Erics Ugo or as Ken Erics is a Nigerian film and television actor, writer, producer, and occasional musician. He is popularly known for his role as Ugo in the movie ‘The Illiterate’ alongside Tonto Dikeh and Yul Edochie.
Ken Eric hails from Anambra State, the Southern part of Nigeria.
Real Facts About Ken Erics
- Full name: Ekenediichukwu Ugochukwu Eric Nwenweh
- Date Of Birth: 29th of Feb, 1985 ( 37 years in 2022)
- place of birth: Kano, Kano State, Nigeria
- state of origin: Anambra state
- occupation: Actor, writer, producer, musician, politician
- Networth: $600 Million
- Alma mate: Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka
Ken Erics Early Life & Education
The sixth of his parent’s seven children, Erics grew up in Kano and had his primary education at Binta Mustapha Science Nursery and Primary School, Kano, and his secondary education at Dennis Memorial Grammar School (DMGS) Onitsha, Anambra State. As a young child, Erics showed a passion for the arts, and this culminated in his admission to the Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka, Anambra State, where he graduated with a degree in Theatre Arts. He also holds a master’s degree in Theatre and Film studies.
Ken Erics Career
Ken Erics did several stage performances, joined several drama clubs, and sang in his church. As an undergraduate, he featured in a number of stage plays including Hope of the Living Dead, Trials of Oba Ovoramnwen, Frankincense, and Myrrh, amongst a few others. Even then, he had the dream that he would one day feature in blockbuster movies and would be a household name in the Nigerian movie industry; and he kept at it through thick and thick.
As a writer, Erics’ first published work Cell has gained attention and has been used in a number of Nigerian tertiary institutions for stage productions and academic purposes.
As an occasional singer and musician who plays the guitar and keyboard, Erics, who had earlier run his own musical band, has been involved in the production of a number of original movie soundtracks.
Ken Erics Awards
Ken has been nominated for several awards some of which have won. His winnings include; City People Entertainment Awards for Best Supporting Actor in 2014, the Afrifimo Awards (USA) for Best Lead Actor in 2014, and City People Entertainment Awards for Best Actor in 2015.
Ken Erics Filmography
- Holy Prostitute
- Silence of the gods
- Eran and Erak
- Gold not Silve
- A Better Tomorrow
- Release me oh Lord
- Father Muonso
- Burning Bridges
- Love Melody
- And so on
Ken Erics Networth
ken Erics has an estimated net worth of $600,000