Mercy Johnson


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Mercy Johnson Okojie (born August 28, 1984) in Lagos, Nigeria is a Nigerian actress.

Early Life

Mercy Johnson Okojie (born August 28, 1984) hails from Okene in Kogi State. Born in Lagos to a former naval officer, Mr Daniel Johnson & Mrs Elizabeth Johnson, she is the fourth child in a family of seven. She started her primary education in Calabar, her father being a naval officer was later transferred to Lagos state where she continued her education at the Nigerian Navy Primary School. She later went to Rivers State Secondary School for her secondary education in addition to Nigerian Navy Secondary School in Port Harcourt, Rivers State

Career

Right after her secondary education, she auditioned for a role in ‘the Maid’ a movie that’s to launch her into stardom. Mercy's outstanding performance in that movie paved the way for her into getting more roles in movies such as Hustlers, Baby Oku in America, War in the Palace and many more. She is now one of the most sought after Nollywood actresses. Mercy Johnson won the Best Actress award at Africa Magic Viewer's Choice Awards in 2013. By December 2013, Mercy Johnson was listed as Google's Most Searched Nollywood Celebrity, a position she also held in 2012.

Personal life

Mercy Johnson married Prince Odianosen Okojie in 2011 and they have 3 children together, 2 girls and 1 boy. Purity Ozioma Okojie b. 2013, Henry Ozioma Okojie b. 2014 and Angel Onosetale Okojie b. 2015. All born in Maryland USA.

 

Filmography

YearFilmRoleNotes
2004 The Maid Jane DramaSupernatural
2004 Into Temptation    
2004 House Party   Drama, Romance
2005 Women in Power Julia I & II With Olu JacobsLiz Benson and Patience Ozokwor
2005 Lost to Lust Esther I & II with Monalisa Chinda and Yemi Blaq
2005 Kill the Bride Love I & II
2006 Under the Sky Supriya I & II
2006 Under Control Eve I & II
2006 Thanksgiving Gift  
2006 Sweet Mama    
2006 Pay Day Example  
2006 Painful World Anny  
2006 One-Bullet Juliet  
2006 Oath of a Priest Kate  
2006 Married to the Enemy Vera  
2006 Last Kiss    
2006 Endless Night    
2006 Emotional Blunder Yvone  
2006 Dear Mama Viola  
2006 19 Macaulay Street    
2007 Wealth Aside    
2007 Twist of Fate Buchi  
2007 The Scorpion God Ihuoma  
2007 The Last Tradition    
2007 Take Me Home Loveth  
2007 Sunny My Son Julier  
2007 She is My Sister    
2007 Power of Justice Nkechi  
2007 My Beloved Son Juliet  
2007 Look Into My Eyes Loveth  
2007 Kolomental Anna  
2007 Keziah Keziah  
2007 Genevieve Example  
2007 Evil Agenda Diane  
2007 Desperate Ladies Annabel  
2007 Crisis in Paradise Kella With Ini EdoMike Ezuruonye and Tonto Dikeh
2007 Breath of Anger Chiaku with Mike Ezuruonye
2007 Area Mama Adanne With Patience Ozokwor and Euchuria Anunobi
2008 Tiger King Akwaugo with Nonso Diobi and Pete Edochie
2008 The Gods Are Wise Adaugo with Nonso Diobi
2008 Temple of Justice Nkechi with Nonso Diobi and Omotola Jalade Ekeinde
2008 Tell Me Why Jovita  
2008 Soul Of A Maiden Nuria with Ini Edo and Mike Ezuruonye
2008 Strength to Strength Jane I & II with Nonso DiobiPatience OzokworMike Ezuruonye and Tonto Dikeh
2008 Sin No More Bridget I & II with Kanayo O. KanayoPatience Ozokwor and Halima Abubakar
2008 Live to Remember Buchi I & II with Ini Edo and Mike Ezuruonye
2008 Kiss My Pain    
2008 Forest of Promises Police Inspector Bisi I & II with Mike Ezuruonye
2008 Don't Wanna Be a Player Monalisa I & II with Ini EdoJim Lyke and Mike Ezuruonye
2008 Corporate Maid Rose I & II
2008 Act of Faith Uche I & II with Patience Ozokwor and Mike Ezuruonye
2009 Tears of Hope Olamma I & II with Olu JacobsVan Vicker and Ngozi Ezeonu
2009 Royal Tears Olamma I & II with Olu JacobsVan Vicker and Ngozi Ezeonu
2009 Sound of Pain    
2009 Sexy Girls Zita with Nonso Diobi
2009 Heat of the Moment Anna  
2009 Entanglement Chidera I - IV with Uche JomboDesmond Elliot and Yemi Blaq
2009 Clash of Twins Mildred / Melisa I & II
2009 Beyond Desire Anne with Nonso Diobi
2009 A Weeping Soul    
2010 A Cry for Justice Ella  
2011 White Chapel Judith  
2011 Where Money Sleep Egede  
2011 Weeping Soul Grace  
2011 The Seekers Judith  
2011 The Code Susan  
2011 Secret Code Susan  
2011 Thanks for Coming Frieda  
2011 Gallant Babes Frieda  
2011 Mirror of Life Nneka  
2011 End of Mirror of Life Nneka  
2011 Jewels of the Sun Nneka  
2011 Heart of a Widow June  
2011 Heart of a Fighter Dubem  
2012 World of the Mind Example  
2012 My World Nancy with Yul Edochie and Patience Ezokwor
2012 Mercy the Bus Driver Ada  
2012 Heart of a Saint Chidi  
2012 Sins of the Past Wendy  
2012 Hand of Fate Wendy  
2012 Brave Mind Wendy  
2012 Deep Water Erica  
2012 The Enemy I See Erica  
2012 Power Of A Kiss Sherry  
2013 Baby Oku In America Baby Oku Comedy
2014 Hustlers Vicky  
2014 Bloody Ring    
2015 Thy Will Be Done Lucy  

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