About Michael Jai White
Michael Jai White is quite a well known name in show business. It has been estimated that the current sum of Michael Jai White net worth today reaches 3.5 million dollars. Michael Jai White is mostly known as an actor, although he is also a mixed martial artist. Thus, these two sources have played a huge role when it comes to increasing the overall sum of Michael Jai White net worth.
As an actor, Michael Jai White is known from a lot of films and TV productions. Michael Jai White made history in a sense that he became a first African American actor, who has ever portrayed a superhero character in a motion picture. As such, he appeared in a movie called “Spawn”, which was released in 1997 and where he was chosen for a role of Al Simmons.
Michael Jai White is also known for his collaboration with Tyler Perry. He has appeared in a few films made by him, such as “Why Did I Get Married?” and “Why Did I Get Married Too?”. Thus, his collaboration with Tyler Perry also added up to the overall amount of Michael Jai White net worth. Also, he is a current star on another production made by Tyler Perry, which is called “Tyler Perry’s For Better or Worse”.
Michael Jai White is also known from production called “Mortal Combat: Legacy”, where he appeared as Jax Briggs. In 1995, he also had to practice his skills as a mixed martial artist, when he was chosen for a role of Mike Tyson in a movie about him called “Tyson”. This production also increased the total sum of Michael Jai White net worth.
Michael Jai White was born in 1967 in Brooklyn, New York. However, when he was a teenager, he moved to live to Connecticut. There, he also graduated from high school. Michael Jai White, in addition to his acting career, is also known to be involved into mixed martial arts, as it has been mentioned already. He is known as a holder of black belts, which he received for his competition in seven different mixed martial arts categories. He got involved into mixed martial arts when he was only 8 years old and since that time, he has achieved a lot in this industry, as well. In addition to that, it is also worth mentioning that before he started his career as an actor, he was working as a teacher.