Veteran Nollywood actor ‘Kanayo O Kanayo’ celebrates 59th birthday



Veteran Nollywood actor, Anayo Onyekwere, who is known in the movie industry as ‘Kanayo O. Kanayo,’ has celebrated 59th birthday in a grand style.

The talented actor took to social media to celebrate himself with a short but lovely post as shared a lovely picture of himself.

tweeted, “It is yet another opportunity to celebrate God’s best gift to man – LIFE.

“God has added another to my years here on earth and to him I remain forever grateful.”

The veteran actor is well-known role as an ‘occultist and stingy man’ in most of movies which has made many people to think that is how is in real life.

In 1992, Kanayo made his debut movie appearance in the film ‘Living in bondage’ and has starred in over 100 films, including “Up North” and “Breaking .”

He was nominated in 2008 African Movie Academy Award Best Actor in the movie “Across the Niger.”

Kanayo was among various Nigerians honored the Federal Government in 2014 during the centenary celebration and he was awarded Member Federal Republic of (MFR).

He enrolled with the University of Abuja and in 2019 graduated with a degree before proceeding to the Nigerian School, Abuja campus, and was called to bar in 2020. (NAN)