Nancy Wanjiku Karanja

Nancy Wanjiku Karanja
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Kenyan actress.
Starring in NAIROBI HALF LIFE by Tosh Gitonga (2012), as "Amina".

Nancy Wanjiku Karanja is 24 and from Nairobi, describes herself as an outgoing but soft spoken individual, who values family and friends. Nancy started acting in 2004 at the age of 17 while in Kangaru Girls secondary school. After several acting roles, Nancy progressed into TV before recently making the step up into film - playing a feature role on the feature film "Nairobi Half Life" which debuts in local cinemas in 2012. Nancy has also appeared in the award nominated show Siri, where she plays the role of a tea picker named Tumi. Though some may view her as a common face in Kenyan living rooms, Nancy is just starting her career in acting and she has so much more to offer her fans in the future, all she has to say to her fans is to look out for her in the film, TV and theatre industry.



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  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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