Ken Erics is one of the popular actors in the Nigerian Nollywood movie industry. He has been in the movie industry for over a decade ago and has been delivering top-notch movies to suit his fans. Ken Erics is known for his romantic, husband, and sorrowful roles in movies.
Ken Erics Biography
Ken Erics Ugochukwu was conceived on 28th February 1980 in Kano State, Nigeria. He is initially from Enugu-Ukwu, a town in Njoku Local Government in Anambra State in the eastern part of Nigeria. He is the sixth child in the family. Ken Erics is a movie actor, producer, director, and entrepreneur.
Ken Erics obtained his first school leaving and his waec certificate in Kano state the northern part of Nigeria. After completing his secondary education, he proceeded to Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka where he studied theatre arts. He also holds a master’s degree in Theatre and Film studies.
Ken Erics Career
Ken began to have so much passion for acting which led him to began his acting career at an early stage acting in different drama stages. He is a member of many arts and drama clubs and was attending auditions right from his undergraduate days.
Ken Erics during an interview revealed that he was rejected for auditions. “I had to sleep in motor parks, uncompleted buildings because I had nowhere to stay when I came for audition in Lagos”. Ken Eric’s rise from a struggling actor to a celebrity is not an easy story as he had to sleep in Lagos-underbridge just to get a movie role.
Ken Erics entered the Nollywood industry
Ken Erics Business and Investment
Aside from acting Ken Erics is into other businesses such as real estate, show promoter, and event planning.
Ken Erics Wife
Ken Erics and Onyi Ada were traditionally wedded in December 2017 in Enugu State Nigeria. The couple later divorced due to an unknown issue in March 2019. Although it was rumored that Ken Erics is in love with Racheal Okonkwo but the actor denied it stating that it was just a mere rumor.
Ken Erics Net worth
Aside from acting, Ken is into music which makes him a musician. He released his first single ‘inozikwa Omee’ in 2018.
Ken Erics once recounted that his dream is to be a gospel singer but fate took him to into acting. He released the inzokiwa omee video which was globally accepted by his fans.
Ken Erics is one of the famous and most influential Nigerian actors. His net worth is approximately $1.4 million. Aside from wealth and riches, he is also listed among the most handsome actors in Nigeria. Some of his starred movies include Royal sin, the illiterate, ebube monso, and others. He has so far featured in over 250 movies.
In his achievements so far:
- he received a national award from the federal government of Nigeria as a member order of the federal republic (MFR) which happens to be the highest award of a celebrity.
- 2014: Best Supporting Actor in City People Entertainment Award
- 2015: Best On-screen duo’ in City people award
- Nollywood Ambassador Award
- South-south Achievers Award
- Best Lead Actor in Afrifimo
Ken Erics is very popular and one of the most sought after actor in Nigeria.