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#ManCrushMonday The irreplaceable Kanayo O Kanayo

His journey to stardom kick started with a film appearance in "Living in Bondage" as Chief Omego

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Kanayo O. Kanayo

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This week's man crush is the irreplaceable veteran actor Kanayo O Kanayo.

Popular for his roles in movies like "Lost Kingdom," " Living in Bondage," "October 1," "Apaye" among others, Anayo Modestus Onyekwere holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Philosophy, and Masters Degree in Political Science from University of Lagos.

Kanayo O Kanayo play Kanayo O kanayo


His journey to stardom kick-started with a film appearance in "Living in Bondage" as Chief Omego, a role which earned him a cash pay of N1,500.

In 2013, he received a political appointment from former President Goodluck Jonathan as a board member of the National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism Studies.


Now a renowned veteran, Kanayo O. Kanayo seeks to inspire the youth to great achievements, and provide a platform upon which they can more easily realize their dreams with a mentorship academy, Kanayo O. Kanayo Mentoring Academy, KOKMA.

In 2011, the actor contested to represent the people of Ahiazu/Ezinihitte Mbaise Federal Constituency at the House of Representatives.

Kanayo O. Kanayo on set of 'Blood Against Blood' play

Kanayo O. Kanayo on set of 'Blood Against Blood'


His other works include  "Village Headmaster", "Television Play House", "At Your Service", "Checkmate", "Ripples" and others.

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