|Net Worth||$10 million|
|Date of Birth||10 November 1967|
Did you know that Michael Jai White is a millionaire? The actor and martial artist have a net worth of $10 million. Here’s a closer look at how he made his money and what he spent it on.
Michael Jai White Biography:
Michael Jai White is an American actor, martial artist, and film producer who was born in Brooklyn, New York. He began studying karate at the age of seven, which he continued until he received his black belt at 19 years old. He then pursued a career in kickboxing before moving to California where he has since established himself as an actor in movies and television, including roles in Spawn, Blood, and Bone, Why Did I Get Married Too? and the Falcon franchise.
Michael Jai White Personal life:
Michael Jai White is married to actress Nicole Okone and the couple has one child together. The actor’s real name is Michael Jai White Smith but decided to shorten it to make it easier for fans to spell his name.
Michael Jai White Professional Career:
Michael Jai White’s first martial arts training was in Shotokan karate where he learned the basics of kickboxing. He then took up full-contact karate and trained with Curtis Bryant at the Bed-Stuy dojo before moving to train under Richard Thomas at the United Brothers Fighting Association after winning several amateur tournaments. He began competing in full-contact championships where he won three New York City Golden Gloves Championships in three different weight classes before turning professional. He would go on to win the USKBA Light Heavyweight championship and IKBF World Super Heavyweight championship both of which were unsanctioned fights. Michael Jai White’s interest in acting began when he played a role in The Last Dragon. He was originally planning to play professional football but after being sidelined by an injury, he turned his attention to acting.
Michael Jai White Facts:
- Michael Jai White was the first African American to portray a major comic book superhero in a major motion picture with his role as Al Simmons in Spawn
- He and his wife Nicole Okone were contestants on Season 8 of Celebrity Fit Club which began airing in 2008. They both lost 25 pounds by the end of the season
- Michael Jai White is not only an actor but also a producer. His films include The Toxic Avenger Part IV, Blood, and Bone and Why Did I Get Married Too?
- Michael Jai White spent several years working with Bruce Lee’s daughter Shannon Lee to make sure he was portraying her father accurately in the movie version of The Legend of Bruce Lee which was released in 2009
- Michael Jai White has over 50 titles to his name as an actor and martial artist
How Old is Michael Jai White?
Michael Jai White is 47 years old.
Michael Jai White Net Worth:
Michael Jai White Salary:
His estimated salary per year is $1,000,000.
Michael Jai White Height:
The actor stands at 6 feet 2 inches tall.
Is Michael Jai White Single?
No, he is married to Nicole Okone with whom he has one child.
Michael Jai White Achievements:
- Michael Jai White is one of the most decorated martial artists in the world with over 100 international karate and kickboxing titles.
- He was named Black Belt magazine’s “Fighter of the Year” in 1994.
- Michael Jai White is not only an actor but also a producer of several successful movies that include The Toxic Avenger Part IV, Blood and Bone and Why Did I Get Married Too?
- Michael Jai White has won several awards in the world of martial arts including ‘Fighter of the Year’ by Black Belt magazine in 1994.
- He along with his wife Nicole Okone were contestants on Season 8 of Celebrity Fit Club.
Michael Jai White Social Media:
- Twitter account is with the user name of @MichaelJaiWhite
- Instagram account is with the user name of Michael Jai White
- Facebook account is with the user name of The Real Michael Jai White
Michael Jai White Hobbies:
Michael Jai White is a very successful martial artist and has trained in several types of martial arts including full-contact karate, boxing, and kickboxing.
Michael Jai White Education:
Michael Jai White went to the DeWitt Clinton High School
Michael Jai White Relationship Status:
He is Married.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many cars does Michael Jai White have?
Michael Jai White has many cars. He has a Lotus Elise S1, a Mercedes-Benz E500, a Porsche 911, an Audi R8, a Volkswagen Beetle RSI, and a BMW M3.
What is the net worth of Michael Jai White?
Michael Jai White has an estimated net worth of $10 million.