Keppy Ekpenyong Biography: Age, Wife, Movies, Net Worth

Keppy Ekpenyong Edet Bassey-Inyang is an award-winning Nigerian actor who came to prominence for his role in the TV series Ripples. He has also featured in other movies like Blood sisters, Double Game and Hire a man.

Ekpenyong won the City People Entertainment Awards for City People Movie Lifetime Achievement Award.

Keppy Ekpenyong
Keppy Ekpenyong: Bio, Age, Facts, Photo
Quick Facts
Full Name:Keppy Ekpenyong Edet Bassey-Inyang
Date of Birth:March 21
Place of Birth:Yaba, Lagos State
Occupation:Actor. Producer
Wife:Nyong Bassey-Inyang
Net Worth:$200,000

Early Life

Keppy Ekpenyong was born on March 21 in Yaba area of Lagos State. He is originally from Ikot Atuen, Oku-Iboku, in Itu local government area of Akwa-Ibom State, South-South part of Nigeria. He is the third child in a family of six children.

He went to Corona School, Victoria Island and Government College, Ojo Secondary School, for his primary and secondary education respectively.

He obtained a bachelor of arts degree in Linguistics from the University of Calabar in Cross River State. He also obtained a Master’s Degree in International Law and Diplomacy from the University of Lagos.


Before fame, Ekpenyong worked with Nigerian Television Autbority (NTA) during his NYSC, where he functioned in the programmes Department and worked as an interim under the supervision of the Nigerian director, Tade Ogidan. He was trained in Script-Writing, producing and presenting.

Ekpenyong began acting in the role of airplane pilot Hassan Suleman in the Nigerian soap opera, Ripples.

He delved into home video and co-produced the movie “Unforgiven Sin” in 1993.

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He has featured in numerous movies which include; Total Control, Second Chance,Nneka The Pretty Serpent, Double Game, Hire a Man and many others.

Ekpenyong alongside Nigerian media personality, Helen Paul, hosted the 10th edition of the BON award.

Selected Movies

  • Double Game
  • Changing Faces
  • 93 Days
  • Hire a Man
  • Turb Table
  • The Barons
  • On Bended Knees
  • Eagle Wings
  • Magic money
  • Tears for Love
  • Ranging Storm
  • Too Much Money
  • Total Control
  • Second Chance
  • Nneka The Pretty Serpent
  • Blood Sisters


Keppy Ekpenyong has won numerous awards which include:

  • City People Entertainment Awards for City People Movie Lifetime Achievement Award.
  • Commendation Award (2018) by Actors Guild of Nigeria.

Personal Life

Keppy Ekpenyong is happily married and blessed with two lovely children, a son and a daughter. His wife Nyong Bassey-Inyang has been the principal partner on the family business involvement for many years.

Net Worth

Keppy Ekpenyong earns from his career as an actor and movie producer. He has an estimated net worth of $200,000.

Social Media

Keppy Ekpenyong is not active on social media.

Frequently asked questions

Below are some frequently asked questions about Keppy Ekpenyong:

Who is Keppy Ekpenyong?

Keppy Ekpeyong is a Nigerian actor known for his role in the soap opera Ripples.

How old is Keppy Ekpenyong?

Keppy Ekpenyong was born on March 21. His age has not been disclosed.

Is Keppy Ekpenyong married?

Keppy Ekpenyong Bassey is married to Nyong Bassey-Inyang.

What is Keppy Ekpenyong Net Worth?

Keppy Epkenyong has an estimated net worth of $200,000.

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