Zubby Michael is a Nollywood movie star who also built a great career in the modelling industry. In the Nigerian movie industry, he is one of the youngest actors who gained great success and net worth. Read this article to learn exciting facts from Nollywood actor Zubby Michael biography.
Zubby Michael biography
Zubby Michael was born in February 1985 in Okwusigo Local Government Area in Anambra but grew up in Adamawa where he completed his elementary education. He attended Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Nsukka, Enugu State, where he obtained a degree in Mass Communication. As of 2018, the young actor is 33 years old.
Zubby Michael career
First of all, Zubby Michael is an actor whose career was built in Nigeria. Zubby began his acting career in Yola at a young age of 8 on the children’s stage. He was famous for his role in "The Three Windows", "Royal Storm", and "Professional Lady". His first appearance was in the movie titled Missing rib, but he is best known for "The Three Widows" where he played the lead role.
His professional breaking into Nollywood happened in 2006. His career started with such movie as “The Three Widows” where he played with Oge Okoye. He became a well-known actor after featuring in the action movies “Princess Rihanna” and “Implication”. These movies brought him a fame for playing the bad guy roles (criminals, villains, and hitmen).
The biography of Zubby Michael reveals that he has featured in movies alongside other top Nigeria actors and actresses like Jim Iyke, Ini Edo, Tonto Dike, Mike Ezuruonye, Nonso Diobi, Oge Okoye, Patience Ozokwor, Olu Jacobs, John Okafor (Mr Ibu), Sam Dede, Uche Jumbo, Nkem Owoh, Majick (Ghana), John Dumelo, Mercy Johnson, Van Vicker, Junior Pope, Chacha Eke, Emeka Ike, Uche Ogbodo, Kenneth Okonkwo, Jack Appiah and a host of other Nigerian and African movie stars. Besides being a versatile and intensely committed actor, Zubby Michael is a producer and director.
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Zubby Michael movies
Zubby Michael has starred in more than 25 movies including:
- Royal Storm
- Game Mistress
- Professional Lady
- Twins on Fire
- The Generals
- Three Widows
- Above Implication
- Mr an Mrs Ibu 1-2
- Mama Gee Goes 2 School
- Professor Mama Gee
- The Prince and The Widow
- Blood on Fire
- Save The Last Dance
- Somewhere in my heart
- Deadly Romance
- Atinga No Blood
- Black Beauty
- Divine Princess
- Blind Choice
- Father & Gun
- Ada Owerri
- Kings Search
- Royalty Apart
- Royal Stunts
- Stolen Love
- After the marriage
- Deepest Dreams
- Somewhere in Hell
- King of Glory
- The Promise
- Online Games
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Zubby Michael awards
He won a few significant awards including:
- Most Promising actor in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards
- Best actor of the year at the Africa Movie Academy Awards
- Best actor in a supporting role at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards
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Zubby Michael and family
The actor revealed the truth about dating the youngest sister of Psquare in the past. Zubby himself confirmed: “Yes, I have a date with Mary Okoye of the Psquare family. We met at the traditional marriage of Mike Ezuruonye. Since then we have been doing great”.
Mary has also confirmed the romance with Zubby by telephone when Nollywood Insider demanded to know from Mary if truly she is in a love relationship with Zubby.
Nevertheless, they broke up, and this is what he had to say, “You see, Mary has been a very good girl to me, especially while this whole love affair lasted. To me, I think the reason we broke up is from me. I did not want it to go on any longer because I am not ready to settle down. And that, I believe, Mary seems to want now”. In his opinion, there is no need rushing into marriage when you still have some things in your mind you want to achieve in the future. So, for now, the handsome actor is officially single.
As you might notice, Nollywood actor Zubby Michael biography is filled with a long list of movies that brought him great fame and fortune. Highly appreciated young actor has become a favorite actor of many African and American movie lovers.
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