Onuchukwu Michael Okpokwu popularly known as Onny Michael is a famous Nollywood actor, model, script writer, filmmaker and a television personality. He is popularly known for playing action and romantic roles in movies. He was born on 26th April 1978 in Enugu State in the south eastern part of Nigeria. He is currently 40 years old. He was born into a family of six children.
He is very handsome, gifted, skillful, creative and talented in acting and interpretation of movie roles. He knows how to interpret his roles very well and can fit in any character given to him by movie directors and producers in Nigeria.
Onny Michael is originally from Enugu State in the south eastern part of Nigeria, where he completed both his primary and secondary school education and obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing his primary and secondary school education, Onny Michael proceeded to University of Nigeria, Nsukka in Enugu State, Nigeria and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Fine and Applied Arts.
He joined the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood) in the late 1990s and rose to fame after featuring in several Nollywood blockbuster movies. Onny Michael has acted in more than 150 Nollywood movies which include Tripe, Nurse Obollo Afor, How to Dance Achikolo, All For Love, You Are My Heart Don’t Live Me, Two Hearts, Lies Are Sweeter in Love, Prayer is the Master Key, The Sisterhood of the Blackbra, etc.
He acts mostly in action, glamour, epic, comedy, tragedy and romantic movies alongside with Chioma Chukwuka Akpota, Ini Edo, Queen Nwokoye, Funke Akindele, Rachael Okonkwo, and Mercy Johnson, amongst others. Apart from acting, Onny Michael is also an artist and a model.
Onny Michael is currently one of the most handsome, most gifted, most skillful, most creative and most talented actors in Nigeria. He knows how to interpret his roles very well and can fit in any character given to him by movie directors and producers in Nigeria.
Onny Michael is very tall and stands at 6.5ft. He is dark in complexion and is very handsome. He is currently married and the marriage is blessed with a beautiful daughter.
Onny Michael in the cause of his career as an actor has been nominated for several awards which include Most Promising Actor in Nigeria at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Award, Best Actor in a Supporting Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, Best Actor in a Leading at the Africa Movie Academy Awards, Most Promising Act to Watch at the Best of Nollywood Awards and Best New Indigenous Actor (Igbo) at the City People Entertainment Awards.
Onny Michael is currently one of the richest and most influential actor in Nigeria with an estimated net worth of $500,000.