Born Azubuike Michael Egwu, better known by his stage name Zubby, is a well-known Nigerian actor who has appeared in a number of films, including Three Windows, Royal Storm, and Professional Lady.
It was in the movie “Missing Rib” that he made his acting debut; nevertheless, the role he played in “The Three Widows” is what he is most famous for.
His professional journey actually started in the city of Asaba, which is located in the state of Delta. It was there that he met a producer for the first time, and that person was the one who introduced him to the industry. As a direct consequence of this, he made his debut in the movie Missing Rib, which also featured Tonto Dikeh and Ramsey Nouah in starring roles.
Zubby The younger sister of the well-known musical pair Peter Okoye and Paul Okoye, better known as P-Square, Mary Okoye, is the mother of Michael’s kid, who is unmarried. He first met her during the traditional wedding of Mike Ezuruonye, a fellow Nollywood star. The marriage didn’t endure very long.
Zubby Michael was born in Yola, Adamawa state, on February 1st, 1985, to Mr. and Mrs. Egwu, who were both business owners and teachers, respectively.
He is a native of the Ozobulu community, which is located in the Ekwusigo local government area of Anambra state.
In Awka, Anambra State, his parents are government employees.
The youngest of a large family of five people is Zubby Michael.
Yola was the location of Zubby Michael’s primary and secondary schooling. After that, he obtained admission to Nnamdi Azikiwe University in Awka, Anambra state, where he graduated with a bachelor’s degree in mass communication.
1 February 1985
Zubby Michael has appeared in a good number of Nollywood movies and TV series, including Bad Omen, Burial Battle, Omoghetto: The Saga, Egg of love, Audio Money, Identical Twins, Dying of Thirst, Hunchback Princess, A Thousand War, The Return of Dangote, Flashback, Seed of Deception, Seed of Greatness, Enemy of Progress, Our Father’s Property, G4 The Money Men, Shameless Sisters, Blood Feud, Son of No Man, Boy Makes Money, The Return of Eze Ndi Ala, Afraid to Fall, Pains of the Orphan, Yahoo King, Sound of Calamity, Hunted Bride, Omenka, Lack of Money, Yahoo Shrine, Throne of Terror, Anayo China, Youngest Wife, Made in South, Wasted Authority, Mama, Bastard Money, War for love, Mr. Arrogant, Ozoemena Ozubulu, 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.
Politics: On November 25, 2019, Zubby Michael was appointed as the Special Adviser on Media to the Anambra state governor, Willie Obiano.
Zubby Michael is not only an actor; he’s a producer, entrepreneur, and social media influencer and he is estimated to be worth about $9.6 million.
Zubby Michael, in 2021, declared himself the richest actor in Africa.