Mercy Johnson is a Nigerian actress and a movie director/producer. She has participated in quite a lot of movies both in the Nollywood and Hollywood.
We will be taking a look at Mercy Johnson’s net worth, biography, career, and other things you need to know about her.
Without wasting much time, let’s get started!
|Full Name||Mercy Johnson Okojie|
|Date of Birth||August 28th, 1984|
|Parents||Daniel Johnson, Elizabeth Johnson|
|Net Worth||$2 Million|
Mercy Johnson Biography
Mercy Johnson was born on August 28th, 1984, in Okene, Kogi State.
She was born into a family of seven as the fourth child of the family.
Mercy Johnson left her hometown to Calabar to study her basic education but later went back to Lagos State to join her father at the Nigerian Navy Primary School which was located in her father’s barrack since he was a Navy.
Mercy Johnson had her secondary education in Portharcourt, Rivers State at the Rivers State Secondary School before getting a transfer to the Nigerian Navy Secondary School.
Mercy Johnson Career
Mercy Johnson after a failed attempt to enter into the university due to low grade decided to go into acting.
The discovery of her huge talent was what made her chose to be an actress and she has been doing quite well.
She started as a casual one-three scenes actress and the first movie she acted was “The Maid”, where she played the role of a babysitter.
Now, she has participated in a hundreds of movies in the Nollywood.
Apart from being a Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson also acts in other countries and she has been seen in a number of Hollywood movies.
She was banned from participating in the Nollywood in November 2013.
This was as a result of the complaints made by filmmakers that she always demand high pays to participate in movies.
The ban was lifted following an apology she made in March 2014.
Mercy Johnson Net Worth
As of 2020, Mercy Johnson’s net worth is estimated to be $2 Million which she made from her career as an actress, entrepreneurship, and ambassadorial deals.
Mercy Johnson Family Life
Mercy Johnson is happily married to Prince Odianosen Okojie with whom she tied the knot on 27th August 2011 in Ikeja, Lagos State.
The family is happily blessed with 3 children two of whom are female and the other which is a male. Their names are Purity Okojie, Angel Okojie, and Henry Okojie respectively.
She is also currently pregnant and we will get you updated as soon as she gives birth to a new child.
Mercy Johnson Awards
- 2014 City People Movie Award for Face of Nollywood (English)
- 2009 Africa Movie Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Live to Remember)
- 2012 Nollywood Movie Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role (Weeping Soul)
- 2014 Popular Online Choice (Female)
Mercy Johson Best Quotes
“I am waiting for the day when I will see you again and hold your soft hands, touch your sweet lips, and hug you tightly so that you will never leave me again.”Mercy Johnson
“I am changing the notion that actresses can’t have happy marriages.”Mercy Johnson
“In marriage, you must have trust and love”Mercy Johnson
Mercy Johnson happens to be one of the most hardworking and smart mothers in the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) and her great performance in the industry makes her to always stand out and be one of the best.
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