Born on 1st February, 1985, Azubuike Michael Egwu, popularly known as Zubby Michael is an entrepreneur, actor, movie producer and director. Zubby Michael was born into an average family in Adamawa State, Nigeria. He has five siblings. Azubuike Michael Egwu is commonly called/known as Zubby Michael. Though he is originally an Igbo Man from Anambra State, Nigeria.

 Zubby Michael had his basic education in the northern part of Nigeria (Adamawa State). He further got admission to the prestigious Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, where he obtained his first degree Mass Communication.

Zubby Michael has since started acting since he was a child, his interest in acting made him join several drama groups while growing up. This led him to studying Mass Communication in the University, he e still schooling and going for auditions. He was also a TV personality for few years brfbef going into his career (acting) fully.

The slight opportunity he had made him join Nollywood, this was about 16years ago. Joining Nollywood brought him to the limelight; he gained popularity and the best connection system. Zubby has appeared in more than 120 Nollywood movies as well as worked with top stars in the industry (Nollywood).

List of Movies by Zubby Michael

Popular movies of Zubby Michael includes;

  • The three Widows
  • Omo ghetto
  • A thousand War

Zubby Michael is popularly known for playing roles of a lover boy and gangster in most of his movies. He has been honored with devesev Awards and nominations, to include the following;

  • Best Igbo Actor, City People Awards (2019)
  • 2.In 2019, Nigeria Achiever Awards nominated him as the Best Lead Actor.
  • In 2011, Best of Nollywood Awards (BOM) nominated him as the Most Promising Actor.

Aside acting, Zubby Michael is an entrepreneur. According to him, his profession is the only source of his income. His Net-worth as at April 2922 is over $20,000 this includes houses, cars etc.


Zubby Michael is currently unmarried and he's not in any relationship. Although he has an adopted son. According to him, he's yet to be ready for marriage as it involves alot.

Zubby Michael is active on social media. You can connect with him via his official handles on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.