Mercy Kenneth Adaeze is a fast rising Nollywood teenage actress, content creator, model, dancer and a television personality. She is popularly known for playing the role of a kid in several Nollywood movies. She has been rated as one of the fastest rising Nollywood child actress and has been nominated for several awards.
She was born on 9th April 2009 in Lagos, Nigeria. She is currently 12 years old. She is very beautiful, gifted, skillful, creative and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles. She knows how to interpret her roles very well and can fit in any character given to her by movie directors and producers in Nigeria. She is well known for her roles in the movies Daddy’s daughter and Princess is mine.
Mercy Kenneth is originally from the Igbo tribe in the south eastern part of Nigeria but her state of origin has not been revealed yet as of the day of filling this report.
Mercy Kenneth started her career as a Nollywood child actress, but today she has grown into a beautiful young woman. Aside from acting, she is also a comedian and a singer who often address herself as Kenneth Okonkwo daughter or Smart kid.
Mercy Kenneth completed her primary school education in Lagos state in the south western part of Nigeria and obtained her First School Leaving Certificate. She is presently doing her secondary school education at Hennah Teck International College, Ojo in Lagos state, Nigeria.
She always play the role of a child who is been maltreated in movies and she can cry for Africa. She is growing up so fast, and one looking at her will think she is above 18 years old whereas she is just 12 years old. Mercy Kenneth biological parents are Pastor and Mrs. Kenneth Okonkwo.
Although many rumours has been going on that Nollywood actor Kenneth Okonkwo is her father, but after thorough investigation we discovered that actor Kenneth Okonkwo is not her biological father. Her biological parents are Pastor and Mrs. Kenneth Okonkwo (Not the Nollywood Kenneth Okonkwo). Her parents are pastors in Lagos.
Because she addresses herself as Kenneth Okonkwo’s daughter in her comedy videos on Instagram and YouTube that is why many people thought that she was referring to the Nollywood actor Kenneth Okonkwo. She found passion in acting at a very tender age. Mercy Kenneth is very beautiful and talented.
Mercy Kenneth was born and bred in Lagos state in the south western part of Nigeria, where she is currently living with her parents. She is currently in her early stage in secondary school, where she is combining both her studies and her acting career together.
She has acted alongside with Nollywood super stars like Mercy Johnson, Zubby Michael, Ngozi Ezeonu, Ebele Okaro, Ruth Kadiri, Queen Nwokoye, Oge Okoye, Ken Erics, Regina Daniels, Jim Iyke and many other top Nollywood celebrities.
She became known for creative mindset and amazing acting skills in Nollywood movies. She has starred in more 100 Nollywood movies and she always play lead role in all her movies. Some of the movies she has acted include Madam Kids, Daddy’s Daughter, Peacemaker, Princess is Mine, Battle Cry, Just For Nothing, Arrows of Love, Beautiful Demon, Chetanna My Love, My House Rent and many more.
Aside acting, Mercy Kenneth is also a YouTuber with more than 50,000 subscribers on her official YouTube channel. She is also an Instagram Influencer and does so many comedy skit on her official Instagram account with over 100,000 followers.
She acts mostly as a kid in movies and always features in sorrowful movies. Sometimes she acts like an orphan who is been maltreated by her wicked step mother. She is very talented and knows how to interpret his role very well.
Not many kids that have grown in Nollywood have had the opportunity of staying long in the industry as only few of them are still reliable on the trade which has given birth to star actress like Mercy Kenneth.
The industry has the rise of many stars especially kids who are still doing fine, while some have left the industry to pursue other careers probably due to parental influence, but for actress Mercy Kenneth, she has been getting the strong support from her parents and she has been doing fine.
Mercy Kenneth is currently one of the richest and most influential teenage actress in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $75,000.