Michael Abayomi Bamiloye (MAB)
|Known for||Christian Drama|
Mike Abayomi Bamiloye (born 13 April 1960) is a Nigerian film actor, dramatist, producer and director. He is a Drama Evangelist, Founder and President of Mount Zion Faith Ministries and Mount Zion Television.
Mike Bamiloye was born on 13th April 1960, in Ilesa, a town in Osun State southwestern Nigeria but hails from Ijebu-Ijesa in Osun State. He lost his mother when he was 4 years old. His elder sister, Pastor. Mrs Felicia Adepeju Adesiyan looked after him till when he was old enough to look after himself. He was trained at Divisional Teachers’ Training College at Ipetumodu where he began his career. Mike Bamiloye founded Mount Zion on August 5, 1985. Mike Bamiloye's debut drama, titled Hell in Conference was staged at the National Christian Teachers Conference in 1986 at Ilesa in Osun State. He has featured, produced and directed several Nigerian gospel films over the years.
MIKE BAMILOYE Evang. MIKE BAMILOYE, is a Full Time Drama and Film Production Minister. He is a Christian Drama and Film Script writer, Christian Drama and film Actor, Christian Director & Producer. He is a Teacher of Church and Drama workers. He has written many Inspiring Books and Produced many Inspiring Christian movies. He is a book Publisher and Drama Ministries Administrator.
*Haggai Institute for Advance Leadership Training, Singapore. (1996)
LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE: 1. President/ Founder, Mount Zion Faith Ministries Int’l, Nigeria (founded in 1985) 2. Founder/Executive Director, Mount Zion Institute of Christian Drama, Nigeria. (founded in 1991) 3. Founder/Executive Director, Mount Zion Film Productions, Nigeria. (founded in 1990) 4. Founder/Executive Director, Mount Zion Television Productions Africa’s First 24Hrs Christian Television Movie Channel (founded in 2016) 5. Executive Director, Mount Zion Television Network. (2017) 6. Chairman, Board of Trustees, All Nigeria Conference of Evangelical Drama Ministers (ANCEDRAM) Africa’s largest drama Practitioner Body founded December 6, 1996, with State and Local Govt Chapters in all the States of the Federation, and Drama Missionaries in Europe and some African Nations 7. Founder and Head of Advisory Board, North America Conference of Evangelical Drama Ministers (NACEDRAM). Dallas, Texas, USA. Founded in 2010 with Chapters in 10 States in the USA 8. Founder and Head of Advisory Council, United Kingdom Christian Drama Ministers Association. UKCDMA. Founded in 2012 with Regional chapters in Eight Regions in United Kingdom. 9. Founder and Head of Board of Advisers, Christian Drama Ministers Association of Canada. CDMAC. Founded in 2015 with Inuagurated Chapters in 4 Provinces in Canada. 1. Resident Script-Writer, African “Walking With Jesus” Film Projects of Campus Crusade For Christ Int’l, Orlando, Florida and Cultural Producer of the Film Project “Walking With Jesus” in Nairobi Kenya.
1.BRONZE AWARD, TELEVISION AND CABLE PRODUCTION CATEGORY: “ENEMY OF MY SOUL” at 41st Woridfest-Houston International Film Festival, Houston, Texas, USA. 2. THE GOLD REMI AWARD for the Movie “THE BROKEN PITCHER” and SILVER REMI AWARD for the Movie “THE PRODIGAL ONES” from the Television Drama Category at the 42nd WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival, Houston, Texas, USA in 2006 3. “ENEMY OF MY SOUL” BEST MOVIE OF THE MONTH, AUGUST 2003, Awarded By National Video Film and Censors’ Board. (Film of the Month, August 2003) 4. Nominated as Nigeria Representative together with an Official of National Video Film and Censors Board, in 2004 at Pyongyang International Film Festival, Pyongyang, North Korea. 5. NATIONAL AWARD includes: Distinguished Alumnus Award at the 40th Anniversary of Osun State College of Education, Ilesha, Osun State.
1. Concept of Church Drama Ministry. (1996) 2. Problems of Christian Drama Ministry. (2006) 3. Is Drama in the Bible? (1995) 4. By Faith Conquering Kingdoms (2006) 5. Walking on the Waters. (2009) 6. Walking Through the Fire. (2009) 7. Riding on High Places (2013) 8. Standing on Holy Ground. (2012) 9. Altar of Sacrifice. (2012) 10. Keys to Open Door (2017) 11. Haunting Shadows (2007) 12. Blood on the Altar (2008) 13. One Careless Night (2010)
TELEVISION SERIALS PRODUCED 1. AGBARA NLA: Episodes 1-13 (1993) 2. THE ULTIMATE POWER: Episodes 1-17 (1994) 3. IDE -ESU: Episodes 1-10 (1995) 4. THE GREAT MISTAKE: Episodes 1-6 (1996) 5. ASISE NLA: Episodes 1-6 (1996) 6. FRUITLESS TREE: Episodes 1-18 (1998) 7. THE HAUNTING SHADOWS: Episodes 1-15 (2003) 8. BLOOD ON THE ALTAR: Episodes 1-10 (2004) 9. THE FORGOTTEN ONES: Episodes 1-15 (2005) 10. ONE CARELESS NIGHT: Episodes 1-16 (2006) 11. STORMY SEAS: Episodes 1-15: (2007) 12. HOUSE ON FIRE: Episodes 1-14 (2016)
MOVIES MADE WITH DRAMA SCHOOL STUDENTS OF FOREIGN COUNTRIES
These are the movies, MOSTLY WRITTEN, DIRECTED AND MADE in Conjunction with drama ministers and ministries in other countries: 1. BROKEN PITCHERS (with RCCG, Household of Faith, Arlington, Texas USA) 2. PRODIGAL ONES (with RCCG, Household of Faith, Arlington, Texas USA) 3. WAITING FOR THE PRINCE (With Flaming Sword Ministries, Dallas TX USA) 4. CRACK IN THE WALL (With Flaming Sword Ministries, Dallas, TX, USA) 5. DANGEROUS INFLUENCE (With Flaming Sword Ministries, Dallas, TX, USA) 6. LIFE OF THE BILLOWS (With Flaming Sword Ministries, Dallas, TX, USA) 7. FORCES AGAINST MY SOUL (With Immanuel Fellowship, Winnipeg, Canada) 8. FINEST WINE (With Immanuel Fellowship, Winnipeg, Canada) 9. MOBILE PRISON (With Immanuel Fellowship, Winnipeg, Canada) 10. CONSUMING FIRE (With Immanuel Fellowship, Winnipeg, Canada) 11. HARVEST OF CRISIS ( with Eagles on Wings, Perth, Western Australia) 12. CAUGHT IN THE WIND ( with Eagles on Wings, Perth, Western Australia) 13. HARMONY DEAL (with Eagles on Wings, Perth, Western Australia) 14. THE RETURN (with Eagles on Wings, Perth, Western Australia) 15. CONSPIRACY (with Mount Zion Institute Alumni Fellowship, Maryland, USA) 16. BREAKING POINT (with Mt Zion Institute Alumni Fellowship, Maryland, US) 17. EVALUATION (with Mount Zion Institute Alumni Fellowship, MD, USA) 18. DISTRACTIONS (with RCCG Spain Missions, Madrid, Spain) 19. SHOULDER TO LEAN ON (with UKCDMA< Northern Region, Sheffield, UK) 20. OFF DUTY (with UKCDMA< London Region, London, UK) 21. RUPANTAR (Indian Movie made with Shiloh Christian Centre, New Delhi, India 22. ROARING FEARS (with Flaming Sword Ministries, Dallas, Texas, USA
VIII. MOVIES MADE His Ministry, the Mount Zion Film Productions, Nigeria produced the 100th movie in August 2014, and have made up to the total of 150 inspiring Christian movies since the first movie made in 1990. The very latest Movie, Written, Produced and Directed By MIKE BAMILOYE are “ABEJOYE I – the Kingmaker” and “ABEJOYE II-The Peacemaker” which was Premiered in more than 350 Venues in Nigeria, Cameroon, UK, USA, Canada, Spain, Belgium, Australia and Tasmania Island
IX. FUTURE GOALS AND TARGETS The Mount Zion Institute of Christian Drama, Nigeria, that was established in 1991, has trained more than 5,000 drama ministers across Nigeria and more than 2000 Christian drama students in others countries like, UK, USA, Canada, Australia, Spain, India, Netherlands, Ghana, Zambia, South Africa, Kenya, Senegal, Gambia, Togo, Mali, Cote D’ivoire, and Cameroon. Today, the All Nigeria Conference of Evangelical Drama Ministers (ANCEDRAM), inaugurated by Evang. Mike Bamiloye with other Drama Ministry Leaders, at the Christian Drama Ministers Conference, organized by Mount Zion Faith Ministries Intl, Nigeria, on December 6th, 1996, has become Africa’s Largest Drama/Theatre Groups Organization, with more than 2000 drama groups/ministries members spreading all over the 36 states of Nigeria with the FCT, and with affiliates in Cameroon, Ghana, Togo, and many other African Countries, where the Nigeria Drama Ministers have gone to train the nationals and conjunctioned with them to make some African Christian movies.
On the 5th of August 1985, Mike's proposal was accepted by Mrs. Gloria Bamiloye which marked the beginning of their ministry (Mount Zion). He is married to Gloria Bamiloye, a Nigerian film actress and evangelist, and blessed with three children (Damilola, Joshua, and Darasimi Mike-Bamiloye).
|1992||Agbara nla 1-4||as Isawuru|
|2005||The Haunting Shadows 1|
|2005||The Haunting Shadows 2|
|2005||The Haunting Shadows 3|||
|2006||The Forgotten Ones 1-4|
|2008||One Careless Night 1-5|
|The Ultimate Power 1-4|
|Captive of the Mighty|
|The Gods Are Dead|
|2013||Journey in circle||Akande's father|
|Abejoye 1, 2 and 3|
|Shackles 1 & 2|
|2020||The Train (The journey of faith)|
|2021||Abejoye season 4||as Abejoye||HEART PAIN||as The Pastor & Doctor|