Mercy Johnson commonly known as MJ is a Nigerian actress with an outstanding physique which is admired by her fans.
MJ’s acting career has faced a lot of controversies and she is often considered as one of the most controversial actress in Nollywood.
In this article we will let you know all there is to know about MJ’s biography and net worth.
Mercy Johnson Profile
- Full Name: Princess Mercy Johnson-Okojie
- Age: 36 years old
- Nationality: Nigerian
- State of Origin: Kogi
- State of residence: Lagos
- Marital status: Married
- Occupation: Actress
Mercy Johnson Age
Mercy Johnson was born on the 28th of August 1984 in Lagos, to Mr. Daniel Johnson and Mrs. Elizabeth Johnson. MJ is originally from Okene in Kogi state and the fourth child of seven siblings. Her father was a Naval Officer by profession as such, she grew up in a lot of barracks.
Mercy Johnson Education
Due to the nature of MJ’s father’s profession, she first attended a primary school in Calabar and completed it in Lagos State at a Nigerian Navy Primary School.
After her primary education she attended a government school at Rivers State and later completed it at Nigerian Navy Secondary School in Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Mercy Johnson Career
Immediately after her secondary school education, MJ starred in the movie “The Maid”. This was her first appearance in movies and a spring board to stardom.
Mercy has starred in many films such as Hustlers, Baby Oku in America, War in the Palace, 16th Anniversary, Seven and A Half Dates, Light Will Come and many more.
Mercy Johnson is the senior special assistant (SSA) to the Kogi state governor on entertainment, arts and culture. This appointment took effect from 1st of April 2017.
Mercy Johnson has signed a lot of endorsement deals with companies such as ;Chi Limited’s Prime brand Hollandia Evap Milk, she is also the brand ambassador for Pennek Nigeria Limited, a real estate investment company located in Lagos.
Mercy is a business woman and hosts her personal kitchen talk show.
Mercy Johnson Relationship
Mercy Johnson got married to Prince Odianosen Okojie in 2011 at Christ Embassy, Oregun, Ikeja, Lagos.
Her marriage ceremony was attended by many dignitaries such as Nollywood stars and high government officials.
Mercy Johnson union with prince Odianose is bless with four children.
Mercy Johnson Achievement
In 2009, MJ received 5th Africa Movie Academy Awards for Best Actress in a Supporting Role.Also in 2009 MJ received Best of Nollywood Awards for Best Supporting Actress.
- In 2012, MJ won the 2012 Nollywood Movies Awards for Best Actress In Leading Role.
- In 2013, MJ received the 2013 Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards for Best Actress in Comedy.
- In 2014, MJ won the 2014 Nollywood Movies Awards for Popular Choice-Female.
In 2018, MJ received 2018 Eloy Awards for Actress Of The Year.
Mercy Johnson Net Worth
Mercy Johnson has an estimated net worth of $5.8 million