Michael B. Jordan Net Worth, Height, Bio, Facts

Michael B. Jordan Biography
  • Name: Michael B. Jordan
  • Age: 31 years old
  • Height: 5ft 11in (181 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Net Worth: US $8 Million
  • Status: Alive

Michael B. Jordan is an American film and television actor. He starred on as “Reggie Montgomery” in the ABC soap opera All My Children (2003-06), and as “Vince Howard” in NBC’s Friday Night Lights (2009-11). His feature film credits include Fruitvale Station (2013), Fantastic Four (2015), Creed (2015) and Black Panther (2018). Michael Bakari Jordan was born on February 9, 1987, in Santa Ana, California. His mother, Donna, is an educator, and his father’s name is Michael. He has two siblings, Khalid and Jamila. The family relocated to Newark, New Jersey, when Jordan was 2 years old. He studied at Newark Arts High School, where he also played basketball.

Jordan dabbled in modeling prior to his acting career. He began working with local companies like Modell’s Sporting Goods at the early age of 10. His television debut came in 1999 in the series ‘Cosby’ and ‘The Sopranos’. That year he also had a bit role in the crime-drama film, Black and White (1999). Jordan had a small but memorable role as “Jamal” in Hardball (2001) starring Keanu Reeves and Diane Lane. He followed up with a recurring role as “Wallace” in the HBO drama series The Wire (2002). His next big role was as “Reggie Porter Montgomery” in the ABC soap All My Children. He held that role from 2003 to 2006 and he was nominated for 3 NAACP Image Awards. Other early television appearances followed in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Without a Trace, Cold Case, Burn Notice, and The Assistants. He had supporting roles in the films Blackout (2007) and Pastor Brown (2009).

In 2009, Jordan became a season regular on the NBC drama series Friday Night Lights. He was cast as “Vince Howard”, a star quarterback. His performance earned him a 2011 EWwy Award nomination for best supporting actor in a drama. Jordan appeared in 16 episodes of the NBC series Parenthood (2010-11). The show was developed by television writer Jason Katims. Other television appearances include Lie to Me, Law & Order, House, Ridiculousness, and Running Wild with Bear Grylls. He voiced the character “Pretty Boy Flizzy” in a 2014 episode of The Boondocks. He was cast as “Guy Montag” in the upcoming TV movie Fahrenheit 451 (2018).

Jordan co-starred with Dane DeHaan and Alex Russell in the thriller Chronicle (2012). The film made $126 million at the box office on a $12 million budget. Jordan was cast as “Oscar Grant” in the biopic Fruitvale Station (2013), and as “Johnny Storm / Human Torch” in the superhero film Fantastic Four (2015). He portrayed boxer “Adonis Creed” in the sports-drama, Creed (2015). The film was directed by Ryan Coogler and co-starred Sylvester Stallone. Jordan landed the supervillain role as Erik “Killmonger” Stevens opposite Chadwick Boseman in Black Panther (2018). Other notable films include Red Tails (2012) with Terrence Howard, and That Awkward Moment (2014) with Zac Efron. He supplied the voice of ‘Victor Stone / Cyborg’ in the animated film, Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (2011). He also lent his voice to the video games Gears of War 3 (2011) and Wilson’s Heart (2017).

Michael B. Jordan stands 5ft 11in tall and he’s of African-American descent. His middle name “Bakari” stands for “of noble promise” and it’s of Swahili origin. He has a personal net worth of $8 million. Jordan currently resides in Los Angeles, California. He’s reportedly dating Ashlyn Castro.

Michael B. Jordan Bio, Net Worth, Facts
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Michael B. Jordan Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki

  • Birth Name: Michael Bakari Jordan
  • Birthday: February 9, 1987
  • How Old : Age: 31 years old
  • Place of Birth: Santa Ana, California, United States
  • Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
  • How Tall : Height: 5ft 11in (181 cm)
  • Occupation: Actor
  • Years Active: 1999-present
  • Net Worth & Salary: US $8 Million
  • Marriage(s):
  • Death-O-Meter: Alive

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