The Nigerian movie industry has expanded into one of the best in the world and one of the actresses that played a key role in its expansion is Nollywood actress Mercy Macjoe.
What is Mercy Macjoe Net Worth in 2021 remain one of the biggest question being asked on social media due to the actress impact in the movie industry?
The article below will shed light on the mystery behind Mercy Macjoe career, relationship, net worth, childhood and controversies.
Mercy Macjoe Biography and Net Worth
Who is Mercy Macjoe?
Mercy Macjoe whose real name is Mercy Ima Macjoe was born on June 20, 1993, in Lagos State. The beautiful screen diva is one of the eight children her parents gave birth to.
However, her childhood was complicated as she lost her father who was a soldier at a tender age, a move that saw her mother raised the actress and her siblings alone.
Mercy Macjoe State of Origin
Mercy Macjoe hails from Eket, Akwa Ibom State in south southern Nigeria.
How old is Mercy Macjoe?
The sensational actress is currently 27 years old and will be clocking 28 in the next few months.
Where does Mercy Macjoe live?
Mercy might have been featuring in Nollywood movies but she’s currently living in the US.
Mercy Macjoe Siblings
The star actress is the sixth child of her parents eighth, she has been consistent in showing her siblings love on and off social media.
Mercy Macjoe had her primary and secondary education in Lagos State. In a bit to acquire more knowledge, Mercy moved to the National Open University (NOUN) where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication.
The beautiful screen diva furthermore in her quest for knowledge in the entertainment industry by getting training at the New York Film Academy to hone her skills as a filmmaker.
Mercy Macjoe started her career in the movie industry in 2011 when she landed her first role in a movie titled ‘Lonely Princess’.
This movie gave her the spotlight needed she needed in an industry filled with talented actresses and it wasn’t long before she got another role in a movie titled ‘Sugar Pot’, a movie that made her a household name.
Mercy Macjoe Movies
The star actress has been able to build a good reputation in the industry and this has seen her featured in many blockbuster movies.
Below are some movies she has featured in.
- Midnight Crew
- Zenith of Love
- Bread of Life
- Girl Next Door
- Crown Queen
- Royal Class
Mercy Macjoe Movie production
Having graduated from the New York Film Academy as a filmmaker, Mercy Macjoe has been able to build her movie production company, MM Films production.
She has been able to produce a quite number of movies via her company and it’s a trend that will continue.
Some of the movies she has produced under her company are 30 and single, Love in a puff, Passion’s Promise e.t.c.
Awards and Nominations
Mercy Macjoe hard work and consistency in the entertainment industry has seen her bag some awards. Below are some of her achievements:
- 2016 Scream Awards Film Revelation of the year (Female) winner
- 2017 City People Movie Awards: Nominated for Best new Actress
- 2018 City People Movie Awards: Nominated for the Best Supporting Actress, Female Category
- 2018 CA Award, London Best Actor (Female) Winner
- 2019 Humanitarian Award Celebrity Entrepreneur of the Year: Winner
- GMYT African Humanitarian Award Most Stylish Celebrity of the Year: Winner
- Hollywood and African Prestigious Awards, Los Angeles
- Best Actress in an independent film at the HAP Awards – 2019
- HAP Awards for the Best Independent Film (Love in a puff) – 2019
Social Media Handles
Just like the majority of the entertainer in the industry, Mercy Macjoe is a prominent figure on social media. She’s been followed by addicted fans. Her official Instagram account is @mercymacjoe
Is Mercy Macjoe married?
Mercy Macjoe is currently single, she’s not dating anyone and has not been spotted with anyone in the past.
Mercy Macjoe Children
The beautiful screen diva is single and has not given birth to any child.
Mercy might currently be one of the most sorts after talents in the industry but she has been forced to face some difficulties while growing up. The star actress years back opened up about how she hawked in the street of Lagos.
Hardly will a top personality in the entertainment industry get themselves involved in some controversies and Mercy has now been able to do the same.
Speaking with Vanguard, the star actress said:
I didn’t have all the opportunities when I was growing up. I grew up with my mum. I lost my dad at a very young age so it was just my mum who took care of me and my other siblings.
I am the sixth in a family of eight. I wasn’t born with a silver spoon in my mouth; I had to do so many things to survive.
I assisted my mum in her buying and selling business. I sold so many things with my mum. I remember selling oranges and some other things with my mum.
I am proud to say it now because the story is different now. I hawked oranges and some other things, helping my mum and siblings to survive. I am always proud to say it because it was in the past and I can’t sell oranges now.
She also revealed that she won’t act nude for 100 million dollars.
In 2016, Mercy took delivery of a Toyota Highlander SUV, she took it to social media to share the news with her fans.
Mercy captioned pictures of the automobile with a text which reads: ‘My new baby in the park.’ She has been spotted in some luxurious car ever since she announced the first one.
The star actress has not flaunted any house claiming to be her own but she currently lives in the U.S.
The beautiful screen diva is the CEO of Beauty by Macjoe, her business empire has continued to grow stronger and stronger, this has also influenced Mercy Macjoe Net Worth.
Mercy Macjoe Net Worth
Actress/Producer, Mercy Macjoe net worth in 2022 is currently estimated at around $600,000 dollars, making her one of the richest female actresses in Nigeria.