Maureen Koech is a 25 year old Kenyan born prolific actress and musician, filled with an intense passion for the arts. Began her acting career doing stage performances at the Alliance Francais. Aside from featuring in a number of productions she currently stars in Lies that Bind, a Kenyan TV drama series that won the award for best TV series at the 2012 Kalasha film and television awards.
She was named and received the best supporting actress award at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards 2013, a continental award for her role in Lies That Bind which has been one of the highest and glorious points in her acting career."Sticking Ribbons", a short film that she starred in was nominated and was part of the official Selection at the Zanzibar International film festival 2014, going on to bag the best East African talent award.
Her musical sound would be described as fresh and downright flowy get up and dance Afro Pop and Afro house music with an up tempo groove bearing an enigmatic stream of musical consciousness, lyrical strength and intuition.
She hopes to be a part of many more local and international productions to come.
Name: Maureen Koech
Lives in: Nairobi, Kenya
Company: Seventh Queue Productions
Occupation: Actor, Music Composer and Musician
Best Supporting Actress (Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards)
Film Acting Career Kenya