Popular Nigerian actor and lawyer, Anayo Modestus Onyekwere professionally known as Kanayo O. Kanayo took to his official twitter handle to celebrate his birthday, shares pictures.
The actor remained grateful to God for giving him the best gift and adding another year to his life.
Kanayo was born on March 1, 1962, in southeastern Nigeria. His parents are Donatus and Isabella Onuekwere from Nru Umueze in Imo State.
Kanayo O. Kanayo received his primary and secondary education in Nigeria at Saint Joseph Primary School and Ahiara Boys Secondary School respectively. Then He entered the University of Lagos, where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Philosophy and Master’s degree in Political Sciences.
Kanayo made his debut movie appearance in the film, Living in Bondage which brought him to limelight and he has stared in over 100 films.
In 2006 he won the African Movie Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his performance in the movie, “Family Battle”.
The controversial actor is very famous for his movie role and is a fantastic performer when it comes to playing the part of a ritual character which has earned him enormous recognition.
“It is yet another opportunity to celebrate God’s best gift to man – LIFE.
God has added another year to my years here on earth and to him I remain forever grateful.
KANAYO O. KANAYO, MFR
Ya gazie ✌
— Kanayo O. Kanayo, MFR (@KanayoOKanayo)March 1 2021