Nollywood actors Kenneth Okonkwo, Kanayo O. Kanayo and Bob Manuel Udokwu have been conferred with the Veteran Actor of Nigeria (VAN) award.
The actors were given the award on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at the 9th Biennial Lecture event organized by the Actors Guild of Nigeria.
Taking to his instagram page to share the news, Kenneth Okonkwo wrote “On the 11th of March, it was a climax for the first actor that acted the first movie that started Nollywood, Kenneth Okonkwo as he was honored with the prestigious award of the Veteran Actor of Nigeria (VAN) by the Actors Guild of Nigeria”.
Sharing pictures, Kanayo O. Kanayo wrote “Conferment of Veteran Actor Award by the Actors Guild of Nigeria . Thanks for your prayers and support”.
The actors shot to limelight after their roles in the 1993 movie, Living In Bondage.
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