Majid Michel is a Ghanaian actor, producer, model and a television personality. He is referred to as the king of African movies and the sexiest actor in Ghana.
He was born on the 22nd September 1980 in a Military Cantonment in Accra, Ghana to a Lebanese father and a Ghanaian mother. He had his up-bringing in Ghana.
Majid had his primary school in St. Theresa Primary school in Accra and later in Mfantsipim School also in Accra, Ghana where he obtained his first and secondary school certificates respectively. He later went to the University of Ghana to have a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre Arts.
His Acting Career
Majid made his entry into Ghanaian movie industry and subsequently starred in a hit movie “Things We Do For Love”. He acted the movie alongside Ghanaian top movie stars Van Vickers and Jackie Appiah.
The huge success recorded by this movie shot him and his co-actors Vickers and Jackie to fame as they became leading actors in Ghanaian movie industry. He again acted a blockbuster movie ‘Silent Scandals’, a movie he starred alongside a Nigerian Nollywood star, Genevieve Nnaji.
Majid is exceptionally talented, skillful and gifted in acting and interpreting movie roles. Any character assigned him, he acts brilliantly in a such a manner that portrays real life situation. No wonder, his blockbuster movie “Agony of Christ” earned him 7 prestigious nominations at the African Movie Academy Awards.
Majid has acted in a over 80 movies both in Ghana and Nigeria some of which include Agony of Christ, Divine Love, Forbidden Fruit, Silent Scandals, Chelsea, 30 Days in Atlanta which of course gave him an award.
Majid often described as new king of African movies in Ghana has received several awards and nominations. They include:
- Best actor in a leading role at the African Movie Academy Awards.
- Voted the most promising actor in African Movie Academy Awards in 2012 and 2013.
- He is also ranked the 56 among the top 100 African most famous celebrities in African Movie industry.
His Personal Life
Majid is married to Vima Michel and the union is blessed with beautiful children. He is also one of the very few African actors whose names have not been scandalized.
His Net Worth
Majid Michel is a prominent Ghanaian actor, rated one of the richest, exceptionally talented and most influential with a net worth of about $1.7 million dollars.