People born in Kenya

Ali Velshi

Ali Velshi

Ali Velshi is a television personality mainly known for hosting “Ali Velshi On Target” a nightly prime-time show on Al Jazeera America that spoke truth to power through debate, interview, and on-the-ground reporting. In addition, he is also a writer.

Edi Gathegi

Edi Gathegi

Edi Gathegi is a popular Kenyan American actor who is known for his acting roles in theater, films and also on television. He plays Laurent in the Twilight movies and the recurring character of Dr. Jeffery Cole in the television series House. Gathegi also plays the recurring character of Matias Solomon in the NBC television series, Matias Solomon

Jeff Koinange

Jeff Koinange

Jeff Koinange is a well known Kenyan journalist, broadcaster, and television news anchor. He is best known for being the first Kenyan journalist to have served for CNN and CNN International.

Jessica Olsson

Jessica Olsson

Jessica Olsson is known best for being the wife of the famous NBA player Dirk Nowitzki.

Julian Ozanne

Julian Ozanne

Julian Ozanne is a celebrity known best for being the former husband of the famous actress Gillian Anderson.

Zain Verjee

Zain Verjee

Zain Verjee is a fantastic journalist. She has covered events such as September 11 attacks, War in Iraq and Afghanistan as well as interviewed huge personalities like Robin Wright, Laura Bush and Kofi Annan.