Michael Jai White

Michael Jai White

Michael Jai White  American Actor


Who is he dating right now?

Gillian Iliana Waters and Michael Jai White
Gillian White and Michael Jai White have been married for 3 years since 3rd Jul 2015. view relationship


Michael Jai White was previously married to Courtenay Chatman (2005 - 2011).

Michael Jai White has been in relationships with A.J. Johnson and Sallie Toussaint.


Michael Jai White is a 50 year old American Actor. Born Michael Richard Jai White on 10th November, 1967 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA, he is famous for Black Dynamite. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Michael Jai White has been in an on-screen matchup with Wendy Raquel Robinson in Ringmaster (1998).

Michael Jai White is a member of the following lists: Film directors from Connecticut, American male karateka and American male taekwondo practitioners.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 5 years, 8 months 5 years, 6 months 5 years, 5 months
Dating2 - - -
Total4 5 years, 8 months 2 years, 9 months 5 years, 5 months


First Name Michael
Middle Name Jai
Last Name White
Full Name at Birth Michael Richard Jai White
Alternative Name Michael White, Michael Richard Jai White, Michael Jai White
Age 51 years
Birthday 10th November, 1967
Birthplace Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA
Height 5' 11½" (182 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, martial artist
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Black Dynamite
Official Websites www.michaeljaiwhite.org, www.michaeljaiwhite.com, www.allmovie.com/artist/michael-jai-white-p221388, www.rottentomatoes.com/celebrity/michael_jai_white/

Michael Jai White (born November 10, 1967) is an American actor and martial artist who has appeared in numerous films and television series. He is the first black person to portray a major comic book superhero in a major motion picture, having starred as Al Simmons, the protagonist in the 1997 film Spawn. White appeared as Marcus Williams in the Tyler Perry films Why Did I Get Married? and Why Did I Get Married Too?, and starred as the character on the TBS/OWN comedy-drama television series Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse. White portrayed Jax Briggs in Mortal Kombat: Legacy. White also portrayed boxer Mike Tyson in the 1995 HBO television movie Tyson, and starred as Black Dynamite.

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Partner Comparison

Michael Jai White51 ScorpioActor
Gillian White43 CapricornActress
Courtenay Chatman40 CapricornOther
Sallie Toussaint40 TaurusActress
A.J. Johnson55 VirgoActress


Making a Killing2018Orlando HudsonMovie
Accident Man2018MickMovie
Dragged Across Concrete2018BiscuitMovie
HeadShop2018Reverend CarterMovie
The Family Business2018Vegas DuncanTV Show
Primer2018Vincent King (Hollywood)Movie
Cops and Robbers2017MichaelMovie
S.W.A.T.: Under Siege2017ScorpionMovie
Triple Threat2017DevereauxMovie
Insecure: Due North2017ZekeTV Show
Vigilante Diaries2016BarringtonMovie
Chocolate City: Vegas2016PrincetonMovie
The Crooked Man2016MiloTV Movie
Skin Trade2015ReedMovie
Chocolate City2015PrincetonMovie
Echo Effect2015James WebsterMovie
Falcon Rising2014John 'Falcon' ChapmanMovie
Android Cop2014HammondMovie
Beyond the Game2014Movie
Fedz2013Big D (as Micheal White)Movie
Freaky Deaky2012Donnell LewisMovie
We the Party2012Officer DavisMovie
Metal Hurlant Chronicles2012Balt, TeagueTV Show
The Philly Kid2012Arthur LettsMovie
Arrow2012Ben Turner, Bronze TigerTV Show
Somebody's Child2012DouglasTV Movie
Black Dynamite: The Animated Series2011Black Dynamite, CIA Member, Jim KellyTV Show
Tactical Force2011HuntMovie
Mortal Kombat: Legacy2011Major Jackson 'Jax' BriggsTV Show
For Better or Worse2011Marcus WilliamsTV Show
Why Did I Get Married Too?2010MarcusMovie
One Angry Juror2010DerrickTV Movie
Nicki Minaj: Your Love2010Movie
Toni Braxton: Hands Tied2010Guy in barShort Film
Black Dynamite2009Black DynamiteMovie
Blood and Bone2009Isaiah BoneMovie
Three Bullets2009The ManShort Film
The Dark Knight2008GambolMovie
Li Xiao Long chuan qi2008AliTV Show
Batman: The Brave and the Bold2008Tattooed ManTV Show
Why Did I Get Married?2007MarcusMovie
Undisputed 2: Last Man Standing2006George ChambersMovie
House of Payne2006BryanTV Show
Windfall2006MichaelTV Show
Getting Played2005ActorTV Movie
The Boondocks2005Bushido Brown, CopTV Show
Fei ying2004MorrisMovie
Clubhouse2004Ellis HayesTV Show
Justice League Unlimited2004DoomsdayTV Show
Hotel2003TV Movie
Pandora's Box2002Hampton HinesMovie
CSI: Miami2002Officer Roy BaileyTV Show
Exit Wounds2001Lewis StruttMovie
Justice League2001DoomsdayTV Show
Freedom Song2000Coleman VaughnesTV Movie
Boston Public2000Darren SchofieldTV Show
Soul Food2000Russell BanksTV Show
Static Shock2000OseboTV Show
Wonderland2000Dr. Derrick HatcherTV Show
The Bus Stop2000Short Film
Breakfast of Champions1999HowellMovie
Universal Soldier: The Return1999SETHMovie
Mutiny1999Ben CooperTV Movie
Thick as Thieves1998PointyMovie
City of Industry1997Odell WilliamsMovie
Spawn1997Al Simmons, SpawnMovie
2 Days in the Valley1996BuckMovie
Captive Heart: The James Mink Story1996ElroyTV Movie
Shaughnessy1996CarpenterTV Movie
Ballistic1995Quint (as Michael White)Movie
Lion Strike1995SilvioMovie
Tyson1995Mike TysonTV Movie
JAG1995Lt. Martin Payne, Petty Officer First Class Peter QuinnTV Show
On Deadly Ground1994Oil Worker (uncredited)Movie
Full Contact1993Low-Ball (as Michael White)Movie
Living Single1993SteveTV Show
NYPD Blue1993Off. Reginald 'Reggie' FancyTV Show
Universal Soldier1992SoldierMovie
Martin1992ValdezTV Show
Renegade1992Luther - Dawn's boyfriendTV Show
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze1991Audience Man (uncredited)Movie
True Identity1991Alley Guy #1 (as Michael White)Movie
The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie1989Apocalypse, Inc. Executive (as Michael White)Movie
The Toxic Avenger Part II1989Apocalypse Inc. Executive (as Michael White)Movie
Saved by the Bell1989Military Police Man #2TV Show
The Mexican ConnectionGreedy GregMovie
The Outlaw Johnny BlackOutlaw Johnny BlackMovie
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Posted commentsView all comments (18)

halfgoofyhalfgoofySep 8

shared a link: https://www.allmovie.com/artist/michael-jai-white-p221388

smashavesmashaveMay 13, 2014

This guy is the best at mixed martial arts

smashavesmashaveMay 3, 2014

He is the best mixed martial arts I have never seen before

dnono16Feb 3, 2014

I just saw Spawn and had to see who this hottie was. Yummy

femme999femme999Jan 31, 2014

He has good taste in women if you ask me

femme999femme999Jan 31, 2014

Michael Jai White is a phenomenal actor and martial artist. Watch for him in 2014

jmcmurphyeditor1Sep 17, 2013

He rocks it in Blood and Bone. Why wasn't the movie released in theaters?

YouBet12YouBet12Sep 3, 2011

Just saw him in a film on tv. He is good at martial arts. Good moves. The film was pretty good.

ceeceeJun 27, 2011

how does he get to paly roles in 2000-2011 movies when he died in 1996??

Sophisticated LadyApr 5, 2010

So what if he is older. What does that mean? Should he just roll over and die? NO.He looks GREAT for his age and he is a GREAT actor. Keep up the good work Micheal..whoo hooo

anijahJun 10, 2009

he is so OLD

DeanAug 18, 2008

I am so hooked...I can`t get my mind of you. Pity am gay. You looked so delicious in "why did I get married" Keep up the look Suga.

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