Kenneth Okonkwo Biography, Age, Family Lifestyle, and Net Worth

Kenneth Okonkwo (born November 6, 1968) is a Nigerian actor, lawyer, Entrepreneur, and politician known for his role in the movie Living in Bondage as Andy Okeke.

He rose to fame due to his frequent roles as the villain or the ritualist in many movies as he carries the character and embodies every role he acts He was born on the 6th of November 1968 (53 Years Old).

He attended the University of Nigeria, Nsukka where he bagged a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration before attending the University of Lagos where he graduated with a Masters’s degree in International Law and Diplomacy, he was then called to the Nigerian bar afterward.

Kenneth also has a certificate in Theology from the Nigerian Bible School and was trained as a bible scholar and Minister of God. He has been married twice and has two children.

Kenneth Okonkwo Age

Kenneth Okonkwo is 53 years old. Despite his age, Kenneth Okonkwo continues to be a favourite for viewers of Nollywood movies as they enjoy his dramatic and talented movies. With age, he has moved on to acting more roles like the grandfather or the king, etc in his movies.

He has not let his age deter him in his endeavours, especially with his move into politics. He joined the labour party (LP) in 2022 and has been a loud voice in the advocacy for a better government for Nigeria that supports Nigerians instead of stealing from them.

Kenneth Okonkwo Family

Kenneth Okonkwo is the child of Mr. and Mrs. Okonkwo. He married Ogechi Ezekiel in 2002 Ogechi is a pastor’s daughter, the then General Overseer of Christian Pentecostal Mission International. Their union was blessed with the birth of a son named Ifeanyi.

However, they divorced in 2002 due to an unresolved misunderstanding. Ogechi has since remained single and is currently the lead pastor of the Christian Pentecostal Mission International South Africa. He remarried in 2007 to Ifeoma Okonkwo and the couple has been together ever since.

They welcomed Their first and only child, a son, who came nine years into their marriage in 2016. The child is named Kenechukwu Okonkwo and was born on the 6th of May 2016.

Kenneth Okonkwo Movies

Since 1993 till date, Kenneth Okonkwo has graced our screens delivering each character with finesse and talent.

Here is a list of all of Kenneth Okonkwo’s movies

1. Living in Bondage: Breaking Free (2019)

2. The British Expert (2019)

3. I Believe (2018)

4. Wives On Strike: The Revolution (2017)

5. 16th Anniversary (2017)

6. Wives on Strike (2016)

7. Amanda my Village Wife (2015)

8. 41Love 2015

9. Heart of a Saint (2012)

10. Heart of a Saint 2 (2012)

11. Just in Case 2012/II

12. Heart of a Widow 1 & 2 (2011)

13. Royal King 1&2 (2011)

14. Weeping Soul 1 & 2(2011)

Others include;

  • King of Kings 1,2 & 3 2009
  • Kingdom of Men 1&2 2008
  • The Return of Ogidi 1&2 2008
  • 666 (Beware the End Is at Hand) 1&2 2007
  • Trumpet of Death 1&2 2007
  • Village Destroyers 1&2 2007
  • The Biggest Boy in Town 1&2 2006
  • The Golden Fish 1&2 2006
  • End of Money 1 & 2 2005
  • Windfall 1& 2 2005
  • inheritance 2004
  • My Desire 1 & 2 (2004)
  • Treasure 1 & 2 (2004)
  • World Apart 1& 2 (2004)
  • To Love a Thief (2003)
  • Holy Ghost Fire (2001)
  • The Suitors (2000)
  • Oganigwe (1999)
  • Living in Bondage 1& 2 (1993) and many more.

Kenneth Okonkwo Net Worth

Kenneth Okonkwo’s net worth is unknown as the actor has chosen to keep that information private. However, with over 250 Nollywood movies under his belt, his net worth is estimated to be about $5 million.

He is one of the most beloved and highest-paid actors in the industry. He is still active and we hope to see more of his movies in the coming years.


Kenneth Okonkwo is one of the oldest still performing actors in Hollywood today. The actor has given Nigerians the best part of his talent and has entertained us since 1993.

His movie draw hundreds of thousands of fans and he is reputed to be one of the highest-paid actors in the film Industry. He is happily married and has two children although one is estranged.