In the present times, when the development, and contribution of film industry in the Africa society, unequivocally Nollywood will take the centre stage for it contributions to the growth of film industry on the continent. Thanks to the founding fathers of Nollywood for laying a solid foundation for the continuous building, and improvement as well as promoting of talents and protecting, preserving, and protecting of our culture, tradition and history.
Almost every day a new talent is discovered in the industry, harnessed, and polished to be a sparkling star among these talented television personality is Mike D. Collins, know as “Mike Nero” he comes from Mbaise in Imo State Nigeria.
Upon completion of his secondary school education, Mike proceed to the prestigious Federal Polytechnic Nekede Oweri where he studied Computer Science and obtain his National Diploma and Higher National Diploma respectively in 2019.
Collins began his acting career in 2015, and his first movie to act was “Magic Sword”. Commenting on what inspired him, the Actor put ” When I was just 5 years old. I was featured in a drama the seminarians arranged for Block Roseries within my community. After acting, I received some sacramentals from people, Many applauded while many more gifted me with written materials and told me “Jisie Ike” meaning “Put More Effort”. That boasted my interest. Thereafter, my passion for it was made more stronger. I decided to keep pushing and advancing in the area of entertainment, also, the like Ramsey Noah, RMD, Kanayo. O. Kanayo and currently Mike Godson has been a source of my inspiration, I admire these actors a lot “.
On the part of challenges Collins said “My challenge most times is the repitation of lines. You would have to remember every bit of the word enscripted and say it exactly as it’s stated sometimes more than 3 times to get the best. Also, when I’m been casted, some of my individual duties will be left unattended just to save the productivity and energy of the work. I.e avoiding placing the director in disappointment”
The Actor is a multi talented person, an actor, musician and a comedian. He is very friendly, honest, and trustworthy. A young man with a lovely and admirable personality filled with determination and vision to create something different and unique.