The highly celebrated actress, Mercy Johnson Okojie is a year older today.
The sensational Nollywood actress, Mercy Johnson Okojie, is celebrating her birthday today.
Mercy Johnson was born in Lagos on 28 August 1984. She made her debut in Nollywood in the movie, “The Maid” in which she played the role of a possessed house help. Her performance in the movie shot her into the limelight and she has acted in other movies ever since.
Mercy is a native of Okene in Kogi state, and comes from a family of seven children. Mercy reveals she got into the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) because she failed her University entrance examinations. Johnson has appeared in over 60 movies. Mercy has revealed that growing up was tough and had difficulties paying her school fees most times. She also reveals that she worked as a housemaid to survive. She was one of the inaugural winners at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards 2013 for her role in the comedy film “Dumebi the Dirty Girl”.
Mercy Johnson Okojie got married to Prince Odianosen Okojie at Christ Embassy Church, Oregun, Ikeja Lagos on Saturday, August 27, 2011. She presently has two adorable kids, a boy and a girl. There are also rumours that she is pregnant again, barely 10 months after she delivered her last baby.