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Did You KnowThat Papa Shirandula Was Among The Highest Paid Actors In Kenya?

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By Maweza | self meida writer
Published 18 days ago - 2780 views

Naomi Kamau

Naomi Kamau, known as " Alison" on the weekly TV show " Mother- in- Law" , is also behind the TV shows " Tahidi High" and Machachari, which appear on the same channel.

The actress and screenwriter is one of the highest paid actresses in Kenya who is believed to make 120, 000 Ksh on the show.

She has also appeared on shows such as Makutano Junction and Heart and Soul, and appeared on Citizen TV' s " Shamba Shape Up".

Charles Bukeko

Bukeko, nicknamed " Papa Shirandula" , starred in the local show " Papa Shirandula" , which was broadcast weekly on Citizen TV.

It is estimated that he earned Ksh 15, 000 for each performance and an additional Ksh 120, 000 for acting and script.

John Sibi Okumu

The veteran actor started his acting career in 1968 while still a student at Lenana School in Nairobi.

It is believed that Okumu pocketed at least Ksh 200, 000 before appearing on a TV show.

He starred in films such as Born Free (1975), We are the Children (1987) and Metamo (1997).

Davis Mwambili

Known as " Inspekta Mwala" , the actor is the man behind the TV show " Inspekta Mwala" which airs won Citizen TV.

He is said to get 100, 000 Ksh for the show.

Lupita Nyong' o

Apart from directing, Lupita is one of the highest paid actors in Kenya.

Born in Mexico and raised in Kenya, she is the daughter of Kenyan politician, Governor Anyang' Nyong' o.

Lupita, who lives in the United States, has worked with Hollywood for nearly 10 years.

She starred in films such as 12 Years as a Slave, Balk Panther, Star Wars and Queen of Katwe.

The first Kenyan actress to win an Oscar has been named the highest paid actress in the world after winning an estimated Ksh 7. 5 billion between November 2017 and November 2018.

Catherine Kamau Karanja

Cate Actress told local entertainment sites that she is the highest paid actress in Kenya.

She is also a Harpic brand ambassador.

Brenda Wairimu

Her first role was when she played the role of Sharifa in the Changing Times.

Her career blossomed when she was selected to play the role of Lulu in Mali, a famous television series.

Mkamzee Mwatela

He has participated in programs such as Tahidi High, Better Days, and Siri.

Nick Mutuma

Popular as Nick Mutuma, this actor has been working professionally since 2008.

Mutuma is an actor, producer, TV / radio presenter, and corporate host.

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