Azubuike Michael Biography, Career, Awards, Net Worth And Other Facts

Azubuike Michael Biography, Career, Awards, Net Worth And Other Facts


Azubuike Michael Egwu professionally known as Zubby Michael (born 1 February 1985 in Anambra State, Nigeria) is a Nigerian film actor and movie producer. He is known for his role in Three Windows, Royal Storm, and Professional Lady.



Zubby Azubuike Michael Egwu (born 1 February 1985), otherwise known as Zubby Michael, is a 37 years old exciting Nigerian film actor and excellent movie producer.

Known for his role in Three Windows, Royal Storm, and Professional Lady, he is especially recognized for portraying roles of a bad guy, criminal, villain, or hitman in most of the films he has appeared in.

Zubby Michael first appeared in a Nollywood movie titled Missing Rib in 2006 and has starred in over fifty Nollywood films.

He has won and still winning the heart of many and exhibiting signs of improvement in each film he appears in.

Zubby Michael was born in Yola, Adamawa state to the family of Mr. and Mrs. Egwu, an entrepreneur and teacher respectively, on February 1, 1985.

He is an indigene of Ozobulu in Ekwusigo Local Government Area of Anambra state.

His parents are civil servants based in Awka Anambra State, Nigeria.
Zubby Michael is the first of the 5 children of his entrepreneur father and a teacher mother. He has two younger brothers and 2 younger sisters.

Does Zubby Micheal have a twin? Because of the resemblance, many sources have claimed Zubby has a twin, Chris Egwu. However, it has been reported that Chris is Michael’s younger brother and not his twin who even though had plans to pursue a career in football is now an actor.



Azubuike Michael Biography, Career, Awards, Net Worth And Other Facts

Birth Name: Zubby Azubuike Michael Egwu
Born: 1 February 1985 (37) years
Birth Place: Yola, Adamawa state
State Of Origin: Awka Anambra State
Nationality: Nigerian
Occupation: Actos •Movie Producer
Net Worth: $100,000



He attended a good primary and secondary school in Adamawa and after the completion of his senior secondary education, Zubby moved to study Mass Communication at Nnamdi Azikiwe University.
He bagged a bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication.


Zubby started acting in Yola, Adamawa State when he was about eight years old; Zubby Michael made the skills professional when he finally joined the Nigerian movie industry, otherwise known as Nollywood, in 2006. Because of his roles and contributions, Zubby Michael has bagged awards and many nominations in his years of career. In 2018, he became the ‘Movie Icon of the Year at the ‘South East Entertainment Award and became ‘Nollywood Personality of the Year as awarded by the ‘Nigerian MSMEs & Achievers Awards. His nominations include ‘City People Movie Awards’, ‘South-South Achievers Awards (SSA)’, and ‘Nigerian Entertainment Award’ in the categories of ‘Best New Actor of the Year, ‘Best Supporting Actor of the Year, and ‘Male Actor of the Year to mention a few. Extending his career to the political realm, Zubby Micheal was appointed on 25 November 2019 as the Special Adviser on Media to the Anambra State governor, Willie Obiano.
He is synonymous with portraying the character of a villain and a bad boy. But is an actor who easily fits into many roles with ease. He is active on social media where he enjoys the followership of millions of fans.

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Azubuike Michael Biography, Career, Awards, Net Worth And Other Facts

Zubby Michael is single but has a son, he was once in a romantic relationship with Mary Okoye, the youngest sister of the famous music duo, Peter Okoye, and Paul Okoye, otherwise known as P-Square.
He claims TuFace taught him to be humble and respect people no matter what.
Rumour has rallied around for some time about a romantic relationship between actors Zubby and Destiny Etiko. However, Michael claims he and Destiny are only friends. They are known for flaunting and commenting on each other’s posts on social media with Destiny often calling him “EZE” – king.

As to his love life, he had dated Mary, the younger sister of Peter and Paul Okoye, popularly known as PSquare. The relationship couldn’t make it to the lights of the day. He said a large part of their splitting was his fault.

Zubby is not married and keeps his love life under the wraps. He intends to one day walk down the aisle with a woman who would be loyal, prayerful, intelligent, and beautiful.
He is active on social media where he enjoys the followership of millions of fans.


Azubuike Michael Biography, Career, Awards, Net Worth And Other Facts
Zubby Michael has been nominated for several awards and has won one or two.

• Most Promising Act (male) in 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)

• Nominated for Best Actor of the Year (Igbo) at the 2019 City People Movie Awards

• 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)


Zubby Micheal has a net worth that is currently under review. However, his net worth may be more than $100,000.


  • 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.


You can connect with Zubby Micheal on the following social media platforms;

Instagram: @yuledochie