Kenneth Okonkwo was born on 6th November, 1965 in Nsukka, Enugu State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. The experienced and top rated actor is a native of Enugu State (Nsukka Local Government),he rose to lime-light after playing as ‘Andy’ in the movie Living in Bondage, a Nigerian drama thriller released in 1992.
Kenneth has since then stayed focus on his career . He has also been featured in the Television Soap Opera "Ripples" where he played the role of Captain John Mark.
The famous Nollywood actor is a graduate , he had his primary and secondary school education in Lagos State and successfully obtained his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate (WAEC).