Nollywood actress and mother of three Mercy Johnson Okojie has revealed that her reasons for not playing romantic scenes in movies are that her husband does not like her doing so.
The senior special adviser to Kogi state governor, Yahaya Bello stated that since her husband doesn’t like her r playing romantic scenes, she cannot take them for any amount of money in the world.
She said, “My husband doesn’t watch my movies. But I think he has heard about the clown I am in movies (laughter). Nevertheless, I adore him for being my backbone and supporter of my career.
”Though, for the past eight years of our relationship, I haven’t featured in romantic roles. This is because he doesn’t like it and I can’t do it for all the money in the world.”
On how she balances work and life, she said, ”I operate on a scale of preference regarding my service to God, family and job. My family has to be comfortable before discussing my job.”