Cast in over 115 films, Mercy Johnson Ozioma (which means a girl with good luck in her dialect) hails from Okene (known as the Igbiras) in Kogi State. She is the fourth child in a family of seven. At the age of two, she left her mum and lived with her father (an ex-military officer) who was constantly being transferred from one station to another as a military man. After her secondary school education, Mercy also known as MJ came back to Lagos to get a degree. She watched Genevieve Nnaji in the movie titled ‘Sharon Stone’ and was hooked. She later approached a friend in 2001 for assistance to feature in a movie. However, she did not get a role until after a year of constantly frequenting the National Theatre. Her first movie which was in 2002 was titled ‘The Maid’ by Kenneth Nnebue where she played the lead role while her most challenging was in the movie ‘Kill The Bride’. Since then, Mercy whose role model is Genevieve Nnaji has remained unstoppable as she has featured in over 90 movies. Mercy got married on the 27th of August, 2011 to Prince Odianosen Okojie
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