He was born October 10 1985 in Kano, the year of his birth not known, but hails from Imo State.
Godson had his primary and secondary education in Owerri.
He went further to have a Bachelor’s degree in Theatre and Film Arts at the University of Jos, Plateau State. He has remained very active and relevant in the Nigerian movie industry.
His Acting Career
Mike Godson began acting in 2009 and has since been known for his brilliant interpretation of roles in Nollywood movies.
Godson was shot to fame and recognition in Nollywood in 2015 after he featured in a hit movie, ‘7 Books of Moses’.
Godson has starred in over 100 movies, some of which include:
• Secret Of Riches
• Sincerely Mine’
• Kingdom of Darknesss
• 7 Book Of Moses
• Wave of Madness
• The Prince and the Slave
• Sword of Vengeance
• My Mother’s Wish
• Ultimate Sacrifice
• Unending Love
• Amaka Ntu
• Caught in the Act
• The Real Deal
• Amarachi and many others.
The highly creative and talented Nollywood star is known for his intriguing roles in movies. He can fit into any character assigned him and he acts in most seductive roles alongside top Nollywood celebrities like Kenneth Okonkwo, Van Vicker, Mercy Johnson, Genevieve Nnaji, Omotola Jalade Ekeinde, John Dumelo, Pete Edochie, Clem Ohameze and many others.
In 2018, Godson signed a deal with a Bollywood production team linked to Zee World.
Aside acting, Godson also runs an Agro processing and commodity trading company. Though Godson has earned fortune from his acting career, he revealed that this might not be enough to cater for his numerous needs.
The Imo born Nollywood superstar was appointed Youth Ambassador by the Independent National Electoral Commission in 2015.
In April 2020, Godson was strongly criticized for making ridicule of poor and vulnerable Nigerians during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns.
Mike Godson has so far in the movie industry won several awards, notably as:
• Most Promising Actor in Nigerian at the African Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
• Best Actor in a leading role at the African Movie Academy Awards.
• Best Actor in a supporting role at the Best of Nollywood Awards.
His Personal Life
Godson is said to be single and not yet married. He was in a serious relationship with his girlfriend which has hit the rock and is revealed that he is yet to recover from the break.
His Net Worth
Mike Godson is a force to reckon with in Nollywood, rated one of the richest and most influential with a net worth of about $750,000 dollars.