The cute and handsome Nollywood and Ghallywood superstar, Majid Michel just stunned the general public by showing off what it means to be in love. After 10 years of a blissful and enviable matrimony, Michel and Virna renewed their marriage vows in the most romantic and admirable way. The couple looked their best on this great day. Appearing like newlyweds, you would hardly believe they’ve been at it for 10 good years.
The star-studded event had in attendance a whole lot of Ghanaian actors and actresses including Shirley Frimpong, Omar Sherif, Fred Nuamah, Dakore Egbuson Akande, Pascal Amanfo, Nadia Buari, Joselyn Dumas, Yvonne Nelson, Martha Ankomah, Kofi Adjorlolo, Ken Attoh, Stephen Appiah, Anne Sackey, among others.
Majid Michel Biography (Age)
Majid Michel is a Ghanaian actor born on September 22, 1980, in Cantonments, Accra, Ghana. He was born to a Ghanaian mother and Lebanese father. Majid was raised along with his nine siblings in Accra, where he eventually had his elementary and secondary school education. His siblings comprise his 6 brothers and four sisters. Their names are Roberta, Shawki, Isabella, Sputnic, Michel, George, Juliette, Isaac (RIP) Reggie, and Aro.
The talented Ghanaian actor studied at the prestigious St. Theresa’s Primary School, from where he moved to Mfantsipim School to further his education. His love for acting led him to join his secondary school’s theatre team, where he actively participated in their several drama productions.
Majid’s presence and roles in his school’s drama club earned him so many admirations from his peers and instructors, including an award as the Best Actor in one of his school’s performances on Emancipation Day in Cape Coast.
Shaker, as he is fondly called, started out as a model for the modeling firm, Super Model Agency. He got to know about the agency through his neighbor who introduced it to him.
His acting career actually started on a shaky ground as he was denied the opportunity to appear in a movie he auditioned due to poor acting. He, however, got back on his first after some time and finally scored his debut role with the television series Things We Do For Love.
Majid’s outstanding role in the aforementioned television show would give thrust him into an immense limelight and popularity. His next big project in the movie industry was Agony of the Christ, in which he was cast as the lead character.
Today, the Cantonment-born star has starred in over 50 Ghallywood and Nollywood movies. His credits include but not limited to Chelsea, Somewhere in Africa, Shakira, The Game, A Sting in a Tale, Passion of the Soul, Crime to Christ, Tears of a Womanhood, St. Michael, Royal Madness, Her Excellency, House of Gold. Nation Under Siege, Knocking on Heaven’s Door, 30 Days in Atlanta, among others.
His Family – Wife and Children
It is very safe to say that Majid’s marriage is as successful as his acting career. The actor has been a married man since 2005 when he tied the knot with his sweetheart Virna Michel. Their marriage has been blessed with three children, including daughters Zara Michel and Kiera Michel. Majid and his wife seem very fortunate to have each other as spouses. The actor is always full of praise for his wife, who he said was responsible for his success and growth in life.
Majid is married with three children and counting. On November 19, 2015, he revealed that his wife of 10 years was responsible for his success. And he references only God before her. He renewed his marriage vows in the same year.
Majid’s Net Worth – How Rich Is He?
Shaker boasts an impressive net worth, which he supposedly built from the payment he receives for his roles in the movie industry. His fortune doesn’t make him the wealthiest African actor, but his financial state is quite great. The value of the actor’s fortune is not known to the media but we believe the figure is massive and befitting.
Majid Michel has also been honored with prestigious awards and nominations over the course of his career in the movie industry. On 2012, he won the award of the Best Actor in a Leading Role at the Africa Movie Academy Awards. He was previously nominated for the same award in 2009, 2010, and 2011.
Here are beautiful photos from the event: