Mercy Aigbe Biography, Net Worth, Profile & Age
BIRTH NAME: Mercy Aigbe
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DISPLAY NAME: Mercy Aigbe
NET WORTH: $300,000 Dollars
Mercy Aigbe is a top Nigerian actress and film producer who has won several awards, and earned nominations at different award ceremonies. She’s starred in a lot of hit movies, and admired by fans in Nigeria and Africa. This post is about the net worth, biography, and career of Mercy Aigbe.
The actress was born in Edo state, Nigeria, on the 1st of January, 1979. She is the second born child in the family of 5, and moved to Lagos where she schooled at the Maryland Comprehensive Secondary School, Ikeja, Lagos state.
Mercy obtained an Ordinary National Certificate in Financial Studies from the Ibadan Polytechnic, Oyo state. In 2001, she got admitted into the University of Lagos where she studied Theatre Arts.
Mercy Aigbe always wanted to become a professional actress even as a child, but her Dad wanted her to be an accountant because she was good at mathematics and sciences. She loved acting and participated in drama events alongside her friends when she was in secondary school.
Her Dad didn’t want any of his kids to have anything to do with acting as a profession, and he was against Mercy Aigbe studying Theatre Arts at the University of Lagos in 2001. She even bought him a goat, but he disproved of it, and was still against the idea of her studying Theatre Arts.
Her career as a professional actress began as she got involved in Soap Operas and eventually began acting Yoruba movies. She starred in several Yoruba movies, and got her name registered as one of the best Yoruba actresses in the industry.
Mercy Aigbe initially worked as a banker after her graduation, but she wasn’t satisfied with what she did. After contemplating on what she really wanted, she quit bank job to focus on her career.
She got to limelight after featuring in a movie titled “Ara” in 2006. She performed excellently well with the role given to her, and since then, she started getting offers to feature in movies. Today, she’s a top Yoruba actress, and has starred in several hit Yoruba movies, and English movies.
She’s featured in over 150 movies including Yoruba movies, and non-Yoruba movies produced in Nigeria. She’s married to Asiwaju Gentry, commonly known as Lanre Gentry. She currently has two children: Olajuwon Michael, and Mitchell.
Mercy Aigbe has an estimated net worth of $300,000 dollars. She earns from her career and endorsement deals. Mercy Aigbe is followed by millions of people on social media, and she’s paid by brands to promote their services on her page. The star actress has featured in more than 150 movies since her inception into the movie industry.
In 2015, Mercy Aigbe signed a deal with Prestige Cosmetics, dazzling as the new face of the brand. In 2016, she signed a multimillion naira endorsement deal with IT Solutions company, Edalaf Brothers Limited. In 2017, Mercy Aigbe again sealed a deal with BK Unique Hair as a brand ambassador for the brand.
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