Zubby Michael Biography: Wife, Net Worth, House, Age, Son, Cars, Twin Brother, Mother, Wikipedia, Phone Number, Girlfriend

Azubuike Zubby Zubby Michael, also known as Michael Egwu, is a talented film producer and exciting 37-year-old Nigerian actor. He was born on February 1, 1985.

He is well known for his parts in Three Windows, Royal Storm, and Professional Lady, although he is best known for playing evil guys, criminals, villains, or hitmen in the majority of the movies he has been in.

In 2006, Zubby Michael made his Nollywood debut in the film Missing Rib. Since then, he has starred in more than fifty Nollywood productions.

He continues to win many people’s hearts and shows signs of development in every movie in which he appears.

Zubby Micheal was born on February 1, 1985, to Mr. and Mrs. Egwu’s family in Ekwusigo Local Area, Anambra State, southeast Nigeria, under the full name Zubby Azubuike Michael Egwu.

He grew raised in Adamawa, northeastern Nigeria, despite being a native of Ozobulu in the Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra State.

The Nigerian confessed in an interview that he had wonderful parents who raised him in a lovely home. His mother was a teacher, and his father was a prosperous businessman.

During the interview, Zubby Michael also shared his memories of growing up in the North. He believes that Northerners are admirable and outstanding individuals, especially those who have kind hearts.

He remembered a time when he was younger and used to drive his father’s automobile while he wasn’t around.

Zubby Michael claimed that on one specific day, he was unaware that his father had arrived home, and when he did, he unintentionally crashed his automobile into another vehicle in the property out of panic.

On that day, he received the thrashing of his life from his father. At some time, he fainted and needed water to get back to life.


In Yola, Adamawa state, Nigeria, Zubby Michael completed his primary and secondary school and received his primary and secondary credentials.

He was admitted to the prestigious Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Awka, Anambra State, Nigeria after completing his secondary education. He pursued a Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication at the university.


When Zubby Michael was only eight years old, he began performing in Yola, the capital of the Adamawa state. Prior to beginning to appear in films, he appeared in television soap operas and was a part of the cast of the drama Coded Hussle in 2006. He appeared in his first film in the same year that he joined Nollywood as a professional actor in 2006.

The Nollywood actor stated in an exclusive interview that he first encountered a producer in Asaba, Delta state, who introduced him to the business. This chance encounter gave him the opportunity to appear in his debut film, Missing Rib. He added that working with celebrities like Tonto Dikeh and Ramsey Nouah, among others, was a tremendous experience.

But after appearing in “The Three Windows,” “Professional Lady,” and “Royal Storm,” Zubby Michael rose to fame in Nollywood. He played the lead in the Three Windows movie, which also starred Oge Okoye, Justus Esiri, and Ngozi Ezeonu.

Other action-packed movies such as Princess Rihanna and Implication also increased his popularity status. These films brought him a deservedly fame for portraying the bad guy roles, including criminal, villain, and hitman.

The actor has starred alongside A-stars Nollywood actors such as Jim Iyke, Tonto Dikeh, Ini Edo, Nonso Diobi, Mike Ezuruonye, Oge Okoye, Patience Ozokwor, John Okafor (Mr. Ibu), Sam Dede, Olu Jacobs, Uche Jumbo, Nkem Owoh, Majid Michel, John Dumelo, Mercy Johnson, Van Vicker, Emeka Ike, Junior Pope, Chacha Eke, Kenneth Okonkwo, Uche Ogbodo, Jackie Appiah and a host of other Nigerian and African movie stars in his career journey so far.

Zubby Michael has also been involved in movie production. He produced a movie titled First Hit, which featured the likes of Chikwetalu Agu, Ngozi Ezeonu, Nonso Diobi, Junior Pope, Ebere Okaro, Harry B Anyanwu, and Terry G.

Political career

Zubby Michael was appointed to a political position on November 25, 2019, serving as Governor Willie Obiano of Anambra State’s Special Media Advisor.

Additionally, he received a certificate of appreciation for his support of the Anambra State City Radio 89.7 FM initiative for youth empowerment.

Awards and Recognitions

  • Most Promising Act (male) at 2011 Best Of Nollywood Awards (BON) (Nominated)
  • Best New Actor of the Year (English) at the 2014 City People Movie Awards (Nominated)
  • Actor of the Year (Indigenous Films) at the 2015 Nigerian Entertainment Award (Nominated)
  • Best Supporting Actor of the Year (English) at the 2015 City People Movie Awards (Nominated)
  • Best Actor Of The Year (English) at the 2018 City People Movie Awards (Nominated)
  • Nollywood Personality of the Year at The 2018 Nigerian MSMEs & Achievers Awards (Won)
  • Movie icon of the year at the 2018 South East Entertainment Award (Won)
  • Best Lead Actor of the Year (English) at the 2019 Nigeria Achievers Awards (Nominated)
  • Best Actor of the Year (Igbo) at the 2019 City People Movie Awards (Nominated)
  • Best Igbo Film of the Year (Eze ndi Ala) at the 2019 City People Movie Awards (Nominated)
  • Best Actor of the Year (English) at the 2019 City People Movie Awards (Nominated)
  • Male Actor of the Year at the 2019 South South Achievers Awards (SSA) (Nominated)
  • Best Celebrity Politician of the Year (2020) by the South-East Beauty Pageant Organisation (Won)

Social Media

One of Africa’s most popular and well-liked actors in recent years is Zubby Michael. The Nollywood actor is quite active on social media, posting several messages and photographs where he continues to highlight his accomplishments to date.

On Instagram, he has more than 4.3 million followers, and his combined followings on Twitter and Facebook total millions more.

The following lists Zubby Micheal’s official and verified social media profiles:

  • Instagram:@zubbymichael
  • Twitter: @iamzubbymichael
  • Facebook: Zubby Michael

Personal Life

The Nollywood celebrity appears taller in most of his recent pictures. Zubby Michael looks to be above average in weight and height. Unfortunately, his actual body measurements, height, and weight are unavailable at the moment.

However, we are keeping a close tab on this, and we shall upload the details as soon as they are accessible.

However, we can authoritatively tell you that Zubby Michael has black skin, eyes, and hair coupled with an attractive male body structure. Moreover, he is handsome to female fans. No wonder movie producers almost always want to work with him.

Zubby Michael was once in a romantic relationship with the youngest sister of the former famous music duo Peter Okoye and Paul Okoye, otherwise known as P-square.

The pair met at the traditional marriage of Nollywood actor Mike Ezuruonye. However, their relationship was short-lived as the couple broke up after dating for some time. He revealed in an interview later on that the reason for the breakup was owed to the fact that he wasn’t ready to settle down.

The actor further disclosed that there is no need to rush into marriage “when you still have some dreams in your mind you plan to achieve in the future.” Similarly, Zubby Michael revealed that he can still marry her if she is still available when he is ready.

When asked about his ideal woman, the Nigerian star revealed that he really doesn’t know what his perfect woman should be like, but Zubby Michael is fully aware that he wants to marry a loyal, prayerful, intelligent, and at the same time beautiful woman capable of making him happy.

  • The Return
  • Adaure, My love
  • The King of Vulture (Eze K’udene)
  • Sword of Justice
  • The Promise
  • Family Matters (Akara Ayasago)
  • Compound fools
  • 1st Hit
  • Okada 50
  • Sound of Calamity
  • Haunted Bride
  • Omenka
  • Lack of Money
  • Yahoo Shrine
  • Throne of Terror
  • Adaure, My love
  • The King of Vulture (Eze K’udene)
  • Sword of Justice
  • The Promise