Michael Jai White Biography
Michael Jai White was born on November 10, 1967, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, US. He is an American actor and martial artist. Similarly, he first made his film debut in superhero comedy series The Toxic Avenger Part II (1989) as Apocalypse Inc. Executive and reprised his role in sequels The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze. He then gained wide fame for his lead role as Albert “Al” Simmons / Spawn in Spawn (1997), becoming the first African Americans to portray a comic book superhero in a major film. He is also known for his role as Marcus Williams in the Tyler Perry films Why Did I Get Married?, Why Did I Get Married Too? and comedy-drama television series Tyler Perry’s For Better or Worse.
Besides his other notable films includes Mortal Kombat: Legacy, Universal Soldier: The Return, HBO television movie Tyson and Black Dynamite.
Education & Training
White graduated from Central High School and Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven, CT. Furthermore, he is a Martial Artist and he is trained for eight different styles of the art which include: Shōtōkan, Goju-Ryu, Taekwondo, Kobudō, Tang Soo Do, Wushu, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and Kyokushin.
White stands at a tall height of 6 feet 1 inch and weighs around 94 KG. Additionally, he has a well-maintained beast size physique with 51 inches of the chest, 37 inches of waist and 18 inches of biceps. He has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes.
The actor was previously in a marital affair with Courtney Chatham from 2005 to 2011. They also welcomed a daughter named Morgan in 2008. They separated as he cheated with Chatham and had two other sons too with other women.
He is currently in a marital affair with actress Gillian Iliana Waters. They tied the knot in July 2015 after dating for 2 years.
He has an estimated net worth of $ 4 million.
- Full Name: Michael Jai White
- Profession: Actor, Martial Artist
- Age: 52
- Birth Date: November 10, 1967
- Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, US
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- Nationality: American
- Height: 6 feet 1 inch
- Weight: 94 Kg
- Chest Size: 51 inches
- Waist Size: 36 inches
- Biceps: 18 inches
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Net Worth: $ 4 Million Dollars