Ken Erics, bundle of talent

Ekenedilichukwu Ugochukwu Eric Nwenweh, popularly known as Ken Erics, is known for his role as Ugo in the movie "The Illiterate".

Ken Erics

Ekenedilichukwu Ugochukwu Eric Nwenweh, popularly known as Ken Erics, is known for his role as Ugo in the movie "The Illiterate".

In 2001, his first year in the University, Erics got his first movie role, in the Chris Ubani directed movie "Holy Prostitute" where he played a minor role as a medical doctor, with just three scenes.

He then went on to graduate from the University and began to attend auditions and bagged a few other cameo roles in home movies.

However, his 2012 portrayal of "Ugo" in the movie "The Illiterate" endeared him to audiences and opened up more opportunities for him in the Nigerian movie industry.

As a writer, Erics first published work Cell 2 has gained attention and has been used in a number of Nigerian tertiary institutions for stage productions and academic purposes.

Erics, who had earlier run his own musical band, has been involved in the production of a number of original movie soundtracks.

In 2014, he went on to win the award for Best Supporting Actor at the City People Entertainment Award, as well as the Best Lead Actor at the Afrifimo Awards in the United States.

In 2015, he went on to win the Best Lead Actor award at the City People Entertainment Award.

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