Benjamin Alfred Onyango left his native country Kenya to pursue further studies in the United States of America. After graduation, he relocated to Hollywood, California to pursue a career in Music and Acting. After a few years with Funk Rock band P.F.O. and part-time acting, he made the decision to be a full-time actor.
Since then he has worked on numerous feature films and TV shows. His TV credits include General Hospital, The Shield and The X-files. His Film credits include the following: The God’s not dead Trilogy films, Tears of the sun,Heavenly Deposit, Beautifully Broken, Father Africa, The Boy, Road to redemption, Default, Kwame, Chains, Thunder chance, The disciple,American Crude and The Terminal.
His knowledge of and fluency in the Swahili language has landed him voice acting and ADR roles in many Hollywood films including: the Last face, Furious 7, Constantine, Night at the museum I & III, Machine gun preacher, Inception, The day the earth stood still, Primeval, League of extraordinary gentlemen, The path to 911, Mighty joe young, E-ring.
His TV writing credits include: TV Series The Wives, Dysfunctionally Organized(web series). His film writing credits include:Short Films Mind Tricks and Curse of devil’s mountain, a feature length movie Cheza (Dance) and a feature length Sci-Fi, Original Man.