Nigerian actor and musician Harry B. Anyanwu was born on October 8, 1959. He rose to popularity in the film industry after playing a leading role in a Nollywood film called “Keke the Millionaire“, his first film. He stood out in the music industry with a few singles and music video performances.
In 2010 and 2015, he survived a horrific accident that nearly cost him his life. In this article, we’ll write about Harry B’s biography, marriage, age, family, net worth, and everything else you shout know about this versatile personality.
Harry B Wiki
Full name: Harry B Anyanwu
Date of birth: October 8, 1960
State of Origin: Enugu State, Nigeria
Marital status: Married
Profession: Actor, Musician
Net worth: $700,000
Harry B was born on October 8, 1959, to a family from Emena, Enugu State. He was born in Mbaise, Imo State, and is from Enugu State, Nigeria. He lived in Enugu during his early days and attended St. Patrick’s, Emene High School, Enugu State, before leaving Nigeria in 1985.
He studied in the United States for his university education. While Harry lived in the United States, he tried music before returning to Nigeria in 2004 to join the Nollywood industry.
Harry B married his wife in 1997, and their union is blessed with five children, two girls, and three boys.
Returning to Nigeria in 2004, when he was 45, Harry B. Anyanwu joined the Nollywood film industry. He easily landed movie roles due to the limited availability of older actors in the film industry. His friend in the film industry, Stan K. Amadi, made it even easier for him to access acting roles.
The film that won him fame was a 2013 film titled “Keke Millionaire.” He has starred alongside other big names in the Igbo film industry, such as Cynthia Okereke, Yul Edochie, Queen Nwokoye, Stella Ukwuegbu, and Eve Esin. Harry played the role of the crowned king in the film “King of the Kingdom of Ikora” He also featured in “Ukwu Jiri Aji”, the Igbo title of “Demon Hip”. Ukwu Jiri Aji was directed by director Mansion Ali of Hoproc Entertainment Limited.
He is mainly seen alongside Pete Edochie, Kanayo O Kanayo, Jerry Amil, Clem Ohameze, or Kenneth Okonkwo. Harry B has also acted in other films;
- Pot of Money
- Beard Gang
- Royal Wedding
- Jaja The Great
- To Live A Lie
- The Freedom
- October First
Harry B. Anyanwu, also an actor and musician, also has an eight-song EP, Father, and Son, which featured Slim Brown. The Harry B EP was released in 2019 and contained eight songs;
- Nma Nma Gi
- Isi Na Wall
- Gallant Baby
- Sista Sista
He has also recorded with other famous musicians such as Flavor N’abania, Rude Boy, Olamide, and Mr. Raw. He briefly featured in the music video for Flavor N’abania, Ada Ada, and Ogene. He is signed under the Oojee Records label.
Harry B Anyanwu Awards
Harry B Anyanwu has won notable achievements awards which include;
- Most Promising Actor in Nigeria – City People Entertainment Awards
- Best Supporting Actor – Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards
- Best Lead Actor – Best of Nollywood Awards.
Harry B Anyanwu Net worth
Harry B Anyanwu is one of the richest Nollywood actors in Nigeria who also doubles as a musician. As of 2020, Harry B Anyanwu has an estimated net worth of $700,000.