This article is about Mercy Macjoe Biography, Career info as well as Net Worth of the Actress & Filmmaker all via Afrokonnect.

Mercy Macjoe is an award winning Nigerian actress, movie producer and a serial Entrepreneur,

she is also the CEO of Beauty by Macjoe.

Mercy Macjoe Biography, Career Background and Net Worth

On the 20th of June 1993 Mercy Ima Macjoe was born in Lagos State, Nigeria.

She became the 6th child of her parents, Although the actress hails from Akwa Ibom, she was raised in Lagos State.

Her father was a soldier but later died when she was still a child,

Unfortunately she didn’t had a chance to spend time with her father,

She was raised by a strong single mother and that helped her while growing up, her mother literally raised her to adulthood.  

While growing up Mercy had her Nursery, Primary, Secondary, and University education in Lagos State, Nigeria.

She has a degree in Mass Communication from the National Open University (NOUN).

Mercy Macjoe recently enrolled at the New York Film Academy to hone her skills as a filmmaker.

Career

Her career I’m the Nollywood started as far back as in 2011,

She premiered with the Grace Movie’s Lonely Princess.

However, it was the movie “Sugar Pot” that brought her to limelight in the industry.

Mercy is in love with her profession because it allows her to express someone else’s emotions. 

According to her Acting is her passion, it is one of the things she loves doing even before the spotlight,

She also added by saying Her mum had always been in support of her career choice.

Her mother was the one that usually encouraged Mercy to attend talent competitions,

She used to give her transport fares to attend auditions and encourage her always,

That has really helped in shaping Mercy and her attitude towards her career,

Mercy is usually selective of movies she stars in especially movies that contains adult,

One of the reasons is because she is building a brand for herself,

and she has people who are looking up to her as a role model.

In the Interview below Mercy Macjoe clearly stated that not even a 100 million Dollar can make her act Nude;

Mercy Macjoe Biography, Career Background and Net Worth

The award-winning actress has featured in couple of movies over the years, including:

Midnight Crew, Zenith of Love, Shame, Magdalene, Bread of Life, Girl Next Door, and Flaws.

As a producer, Mercy released her first debut movie Red in 2018. 

Thus far, she has produced several other movies including, 30 and Single, Love in a Puff, and Passion’s Promise, all under the umbrella of her production company, MM Joe Film Productions.

While we’re still on the Mercy Macjoe Biography, let’s take a look at her Filmography.

I once hawked oranges on the streets to survive, Mercy Macjoe Claimed.

In a brief digital interview mercy had with Vanguard,

she was able to answer few questions about her personal life and experiences:

What was your childhood like?

Mercy 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.

She said, 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.

Mercy Macjoe added; I remember selling oranges and some other things with my mum.

Am proud to say it now because the story is different now.

Yes, I hawked oranges and some other things, helping my mum and siblings to survive,

According to her “ I am always proud to say it because it was in the past and I can’t sell oranges now ”.

Mercy Macjoe Biography, Career Background and Net Worth

Filmography 2016 – 2018

  • Played
  • Bed of Lies – 2016
  • Flaws – 2016  
  • The Event Planner – 2017
  • House of Jon – 2017
  • Slave Dancer – 2017
  • The Successor – 2017
  • Deliver us from Eva – 2018
  • Oliver Twist – 2018
  • Rush Money – 2018
  • Uvbi – 2018
  • Zenith of Love – 2018
  • Magdalene – 2018
  • Midnight Crew – 2018
  • Girl Next Door – 2018

2019 – 2020

  • When Love Dies – 2019
  • Calabar Kitchen – 2019
  • 30 and Single – 2019
  • Jenna – 2019
  • Passion Promise – 2019
  • Traitor – 2019
  • Class Assembly – 2019
  • Trapped In Between – 2019
  • Midnight Crew (The Accolades) – 2019
  • Maid Servant – 2019
  • Love in a Puff – 2019
  • A Night to my Wedding – 2019
  • A Date with My Husband – 2019
  • Lying Game – 2019
  • The Quest – 2019
  • Broken Soul – 2019
  • Twilight of Dream – 2019
  • My Private Part – 2019
  • Blue Sky – 2019   
  • Strive – 2019
  • Ups and Downs – 2019
  • My Cousin’s Wife – 2019  
  • Abandoned – 2020
  • Torture – 2020
  • Goodbye – 2020
  • My American Dream – 2020

Mercy Macjoe Awards And Nominations

  • Scream Awards for Film Revelation of the year (Female) – 2016
  • Nominee at the City People Movie Awards for Best New Actress – 2017
  • Named amongst the Top 100 Nollywood Celebrities at the Nollywood Excellence and Leadership Awards (NELAS) – 2017
  • City People Movie Awards for the Best Supporting Actress (Female) – 2018
  • Best Female Actor at the CA Award – 2018
  • The Best Lashes Producing Company of the Year at the Nigeria Iconic Awards – 2018
  • Ibakatv Artiste of the Week – 2019
  • Celebrity Entrepreneur of the Year at the Gmyt African Humanitarian Award – 2019
  • Nominated at the Hollywood and African Prestigious Awards – 2019
  • HAP Awards nominee for Best Independent Film (Love in a Puff) – 2019  
  • Best Actress in an Independent Film at the HAP Awards – 2019
  • Celebrity Entrepreneur of the Year at the Breeze OnTV Humanitarian Award – 2019

Mercy Macjoe Biography, Career Background and Net Worth

Favorite Quotes by Mercy Macjoe

“Win in silence, let them think you are losing.”

“Don’t give up! The beginning is always the hardest.”

“I love who I have BEEN, but, I really love who I’m BECOMING.”

“We live in a time where no dream is too big as long as you pursue it.”

“Life begins where fear ends.”

Mercy Macjoe Entrepreneurial Lesson and Net Worth

Through her journey and career Mercy has always wanted to librate people,

She always wants to motivate her fans, Viewers and also impact peoples lives in any ways she can,

One of her core values to achieve that is “Work Hard”.

Mercy Macjoe worked hard to attain the height she has achieved today,

She didn’t sit there and expect fame to walk down to her,

Mercy put in all the necessary work and went further to acquire more training to hone her skills to become a pro filmmaker.

She isn’t only an actress, but also an entrepreneur making waves in her industry,

Another evidence that hard Work pays when you do it smartly,

She encouraged every entrepreneur work hard, You can’t have a lackadaisical attitude towards work and expect success.

Remember, 1001 other people in your industry are doing serious hard work.

Mercy Macjoe Net Worth

Mercy Macjoe Biography And Net worth
Mercy Macjoe – Via Afrokonnect

Her life wasn’t always about Wealth, Before the richest she had to work for it and today she’s among the richest female actresses in Nigeria.

Mercy Macjoe has an estimated net worth of 40 Million Naira.

Profile Summary

From

Nigeria

Gender

female

Birth

20 June 1993, Lagos, Nigeria

Age:

27 years

Star sign

Gemin

Net Worth

40 Million Naira

Image Credit: @mercymacjoe via Instagram.

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