Ken Erics Ugo is his full name but widely known and addressed as Ken Erics. He is a Nigerian actor, producer, director and a model.
Ken was born on February 28, 1985 in Kano. He hails from Enugu-Ukwu in Njikoka, Anambra State, south eastern Nigeria.
Ken Erics had his primary and secondary education in Anambra State. After his successful attainment of his first and secondary school certificates respectively, he furthered his education in Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Akwa where he bagged a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts.
His Acting Career
Ken Erics had a strong passion for acting. Before joining Nollywood, he did several stage performances in his secondary school, church and undergraduate days as his journey to acting career. He acted Trials of Oba Ovoramnwen, Frankincese and Myrrh, Hope of the Living Dead.
He became a fullfledged and prominent actor after joining Nollywood and acted in a number of movies including the popular “Holy Prostitute”, which happens to be his first movie.
Others are Power of a Kiss, Silence of the gods, Unstoppable, The Monk, Days of Gloom, Silence of the gods, Burning Bridges, Royal Sin, The Illiterate, Settle Me, Malaysian Money, Evil Intention and several others.
Ken Erics is known to act tragic and romantic movies alongside veteran actors like Jim Iyke, Sylvester Madu, Emma Ehimadu, Genevieve Nnaji, Tonto Dikeh, Ngozi Ezeonu, Rachael Okonkwo among other celebrities. Again, he has acted over 100 movies.
However, his journey to success was not without huddles. He had a humble beginning before emerging a superstar in the movie industry. He never gave up even though he had to sleep Motor parks, bridges in Lagos to make his dream come through.
Ken Erics is very talented, skillful and highly gifted in acting and interpreting movie roles. He can as well fit into any character assigned him by movie producers and directors in the industry.
Ken Erics years of experience and brilliant acting have earned him a number of awards including:
- Best actor in a leading role at the African Movie Academy Awards
- Most prominent actor in Nigeria at the Best of Nollywood Awards.
He is a versatile young man who also ventured into real estate business. He lives a low profile and comfortable kind of life. He is happily married with children.
His Net Worth
Ken Erics is a prominent Nollywood actor, exceptionally talented, rated one of the richest, most influential with a net worth of about $600,000 dollars.