FULL NAME: Michael Godson Ifeanyichukwu
STAGE NAME: Mike Godson
DATE OF BIRTH: born October 10, 1985 [currently 32 years old]
STATE OF ORIGIN: Imo State.
NET WORTH: He earns $2,500 to $7,000
GIRLFRIEND: Ini Edo was his former girlfriend
OCCUPATION: Nigerian actor
PLACE OF BIRTH: Kano State, Nigeria
Born Michael Godson Ifeanyi chukwum, widely known by his stage name “Mike Godson”, is a fast rising Nigerian actor who was born October 10, 1985 in Kano State, Nigeria but originally hails from Imo State. He shot to stardom after featuring in some popular Nollywood firms and also became an household name when his relationship with Nollwood actress Inibong Edobong, otherwise known as Ini Edo went public.
Few years into his professional career in Nollywood Michael Godson rose from grass to grace and eventually became one of the most popular Nollywood actor in the country propelled by his ravishing look. He has starred in several Nollywood firms making him known in the Entertainment scene. He is the most handsome Nollywood actor today and the ladies favorite. The problem is that his fans know little or nothing about the spontaneous actor . Some of the frequently asked questions about Mike Godson include mike godson family, is mike godson married, michael godson phone number, michael godson parents, michael godson pictures, michael godson is he married, michael godson dead? michael godson movies etc. His fans sort to know details about his life , this is the major reason behind this biography .
Early Life Background And Education
Mike Godson has been generally agreed to be the most handsome Nollywood actor today . He was born on October 10, 1985 in Kano State but his state of origin is Imo State, Nigeria. His parents are from Imo State but they preferred to reside in Kano State where they have spent half of their lives. He was born into a christian family not rich nor poor but just in between the two. Mike Godson early ambition was to become an actor and fate had the same path programed ahead of him. He completed his primary and secondary school in Kano State before proceeding to University of Jos, Plateau State where he obtained B.Sc. in Theatre and Communication Arts .
Career Beginning And Rise To Break Through
Mike Godson who is said to be the most handsome Nollywood actor today started his acting career in the year 2001. After his exceptional performance in his debut movie he was subsequently given other movie roles before he gradually created a niche for himself in the Entertainment Industry. He has since appeared in over 100 films where he starred with lots of actors and actress such as, Pete Edochie, Clem Ohameze,Ini Edo, Kenneth Okonkwo, Van Vicker , John Dumelo to name a few. He officially gained massive recognition after he did a movie titled “7 Books of Moses”, produced by Richrock Productions and directed by Nonso Emeka Ekwe.
He was appointed as a youth ambassador for the Independent National Electoral Commission for Nigeria. The fast rising Nollywood actor is seen as a pioneer in the Nollywood film industry today . There is no doubt that the handsome Nollywood star has come to stay and he going to be around the Nigerian entertainment Industry for a very long time because he got much to achieve in his career.
Is Michael Godson Married?
For those of you wondering about his marital life , here is what he said about that .
In a recent interview, the 7 Books of Moses star actor disclosed he is presently single and not ready to mingle, because he is still dealing with his last break up. ” Presently, I am not in any relationship. I just broke up with my ex, so I am alone right now.
It has not been easy trying to jump into another relationship. It’s almost a year since we parted ways. I have lots of friends, but I am not into any serious relationship right now. My ex didn’t really break my heart.
We just parted ways amicably. We couldn’t handle each other, so we had to split. She was a very nice person, I like her a lot but she wanted to get married, but I wasn’t ready at that time, he said.
When asked his idea of an ideal woman?
I have big eyes when it comes to women and i am very selective but i always go for the best. “I have a very big eye when it comes to women. My taste is huge when it has to do with women. I love pretty women, very intelligent, tall, sèxy, God-fearing, hardworking, then very beautiful.”
Wondering if Mr. Godson could marry or date an older lover?
He said; “well, it depends on the situation. Why not, after all age is just a number. Once there is love and understanding and they both respect themselves, I see no big deal in marrying an older woman.”
On how copes with the deep kisses on different actress in different movies?
he said, “I don’t kiss a lot of actresses (laughs). In fact before I take up any kissing role, I make sure I know the hygiene of the actress involved. Because I am very particular about hygiene. I would rather not kiss or find a way to resolve it. But I haven’t found myself in such situation though.
Picking two actresses that he can go on a lunch date with?
The light skinned actor would rather pick Genevieve Nnaji and Stephanie Okereke Linus than any other, because according to him. “They are very cool and classy.
Michael Godson Death Rumor
Some time ago, the actor shared a photo from a movie set where he was shot dead, he captioned it the “life of an actor”. News craving bloggers took advantage of this situation by using the photo to make post claiming the actor was actually death .
Mike Godson Romance with Ini Edo
Mike Godson once dated top Nollywood actress Inibong Edobong, otherwise known as Ini Edo. Ini was rumoured to have settled for a younger Godson after her marriage to Philip Ehiagwina hit the rocks last year. In a chat with Daily Post, the actor admitted that both of them are ‘very good friends’.
“Ini and I are very good friends; actually we’re very close. Ini Edo is someone I’m very free with. She’s someone I can share my problems with and tell things about me. She’s the only actress I have a very close relationship with. I have a lot of actresses as friends as well but the only one I am close to is Ini.” He said that their controversial bedroom pictures were from the set of a yet-to-be released flick.
He said in a chat with CityPeople “I respect her a lot because she has done so well for herself and I am not going to deny being her friend because she is having bad press or something She is someone I respect so much and I admire her intelligence.
Ten 10 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Michael Godson
1. Michael Godson was born as Michael Godson Ifeanyichukwu on 10 October 1985 in Kano State, Nigeria.
2. He holds a Bsc in Theatre and Communication arts from the University of Jos.
3. He is related to Governor Aliyu Bayero.
4. He commenced his acting in 2001.
5. He broke into the Nigerian entertainment scene in 2010 and he went to star in over 100 Nollywood films.
6. He has worked with prominent entertainment stars like Pete Edochie, Ini Edo, Clem Ohameze and Van Vicker to mention a few.
7. He broke into stardom after he starred in the film “7 Books of Moses” which was produced by Nonso Emeka Ekwe.
8. He was recently appointed as the youth ambassador of the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) of Nigeria.
9. He is seen as a young pioneer in the Nollywood film industry.
10. He also starred in the 2015 Nollywood film “Amarachi” alongside Chioma Chukwuka, Obi Okoli and Eve Esin.
Michael Godson: Filmography (Movies)
- 7 Book Of Moses
- Wave of Madness
- The Prince and the Slave
- Secret Of Riches
- Sincerely Mine
- Amaka Ntu
- Caught in the Act
- The Real Deal
- Kingdom of Darkness
- Sword of Vengeance
- My Mother’s Wish
- Ultimate Sacrifice
- Unending Love
SOURCE: www.bionetworth.com.ng, www.nigeriafilms.com, www.youthvillageng.com and www.dailypost.ng