Michael B. Jordan is a popular American actor who has gained a lot of fame in a short time. He is best known for acting in films like Fruitvale Station, Creed, and Black Panther. Some of his most famous television series include The Wire, All My Children and Friday Night Lights, and Parenthood. Michael has received plenty of prestigious awards for his marvelous acting skills.
The award list includes 3 BET Awards, 5 NAACP Image Awards, and a National Society of Film Critics Award. Apart from working in television and films, he got the chance to appear in many music videos. Famous artists like Pleasure P, Jay-Z, and Snoh Aalegra asked him to feature in his videos. He has also given his voice to popular video games like Gears of War 3, NBA 2K17, Wilson’s Heart, and Creed: Rise to Glory.
Michael B. Jordan was born on February 9, 1987, in Santa Ana, California. During his childhood, his parents supported him really well. His mother Donna is a high school career counselor while his father Michael is a caterer. He has got one older sister named Jamila and a younger brother Khalid. His siblings are very close to him and they all like to spend quality time together. Michael wanted to pursue his career in acting so started studying it too. Apart from that, he loved to play basketball. He was studying at Newark Arts High School and played football for their teams. During his childhood, he got the chance to model for Toys “R” Us, Modell’s Sporting Goods, and many such brands. Even when he was 12 he booked his first role in a movie.
Micheal started acting at the age of 12. His acting debut was with an episode of HBO’s The Sopranos. During the same year, he played an interesting role in the sitcom Cosby. While his appearance in Black and White was also appreciated by fans and critics. In 2001 he got a role in Hardball and his co-stars were Keanu Reeves and Diane Lane. He also got the chance to star in 12 episodes of The Wire that happens to an acclaimed series.
Due to his talent and popularity, he became a recipient of the Soap Opera Digest Awards and the NAACP Image Awards. He made guest appearances in popular series like Without a Trace, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, and Cold Case. When he got the role in Blackout his popularity increased even more. He has also appeared in films like Pastor Brownas, Burn Notice and Bones, The Assistants, and Friday Night Lights.
Michael is popular for dating the famous singer Iggy Azalea. He is also linked to the popular actress and model Catherine Paiz. Many fans are surprised to know about his dating history. He is also linked to model Ashlyn Castro, and actress Kiki Layne. The total net worth of Micheal happens to be around $25 million. He is one of the richest celebrities and owns a big mansion.
Awards and achievements
Micheal is lucky to win a Hollywood Film Award, Gotham Award, National Board of Review of Motion Pictures award, Satellite Award, and Santa Barbara International Film Festival award. His performance in Fruitvale Station and Creed has helped him earn these awards. His acting skills are perfect and his fans appreciate him for that.