Mike Godson whose real name is Michael Godson Ifeanyichukwu, is a popular Nigerian actor, producer, director and a television personality.
He was born on the 10th of October 1985 in Kano, in the northern part of Nigeria. But he hails from Imo State in south eastern Nigeria. He was born into a Christian family.
Mike Godson had his primary and secondary education in Kano state and later the University of Jos, Plateau state where he bagged a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre and Communication Arts.
His Acting Career
Mike whose early dream was to become an actor started his acting career in 2001. As fate would have it, his ambition is fully realized as one of the most successful Nollywood actors in Nigeria.
He made a successful debut movie and was subsequently given movie roles to play which of course he performed brilliantly well. Today, Mike has become prominent in Nollywood and the man to watch in the entertainment industry.
Mike is such a handsome, creative and exceptionally talented in acting and interpreting movie roles. He can as well take any role in most Nollywood movies. He is known to act prominently with the big stars in the movie industry like Pete Edochie, Ken Erics, Clem Ohameze, Ini Edo, Obi Okoli, Eve Esin, Chioma Chukwura, Van Vicker amongst others.
Mike is a prolific and one of the pioneers of Nollywood. He has acted over 100 movies some of which include the popular 7 Books of Moses, produced by Richrock Productions and directed by Nonso Emeka Ekwe.
Other movies to his credit are The Prince and the Slave, Amaka Ntu, Caught in the act, The Real deal, My Mother’s Wish, Kingdom of Darkness, Secret of riches, Wave of Madness, Ultimate Sacrifice, Unending Love and several others.
His Personal Life
Mike Godson is not yet married but revealed that he has taste for women who are intelligent, tall, sexy, God fearing, hardworking and beautiful.
Mike was rumoured to have died when the actor shared a photo from a movie where he was shot dead. This was false and unfounded, he concluded.
Mike Godson revealed that Ramsey Nouah is his role model. He said he was always happy watching Ramsey movies. He also looks up to Majid Michael as a good actor.
Mike Godson in his years of acting profession has won several awards. They include:
- 2015 best new actor of the year at the Classic African Merit Awards (CAMA).
- 2015 nominated best supporting actor at the City People Entertainment Awards.
He was recently appointed Youth Ambassador of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of Nigeria.
His Net Worth
Mike Godson is a prominent Nollywood actor, rated one of the richest, exceptionally talented and most influential with a net worth of about $500,000 dollars.