Michael Bakari Jordan, a well-known American Actor and Producer, was born in February 1987 in Santa Ana, California, United States.
His family moved to Newark, New Jersey. Therefore, he attended Newark Arts High School, where he played basketball.
Michael started his career as a model and an actor, where he had his first big break on The Sopranos in 1999. Later he did major roles in landmark TV shows and appeared on The Wire and Friday Night Lights.
Named as People magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive in 2020.
|Full name||Michael Bakari Jordan|
|Source of wealth||Actor, Producer|
|Birthplace||Santa Ana, California|
|Date of birth||9 February 1987|
|Last updated||August 2021|
As of 2021, the roughly estimated net worth of Jordan is $25 million.
Currently, over to his hands, he has some acting projects to which, we can only expect that number to increase over time.
10 Most expensive things Jordan got:
- In 2015, a Spanish-style Sherman Oaks home costing $1.7 million for his parents.
- A 5.8 million home for himself.
- More than just a car, as his dream he bought an Acura NSX, evaluated to be $156,000.
- Because he loves to ride, he got a Session 29 racing frameset for $5,000.
- Has a Polo S timepiece costing $9.350 and for Met Gala the actor chose Altiplano 60th Anniversary timepiece, valued at $25,200.
- As a great fashion comes this Louis Vuitton jacket, of course with a high price, $2,700.
- Has an impressive collection of suits including Berluti and Calvin Klein.
- Seats at Los Angeles Laker Games, costing $1.785 per ticket.
- The actor is proud of his shoe collection which even has close to 100 pairs of the or maybe has increased by now.
- Having much more than a basic gym, costed him at least $2000.
In 2011, Hollywood Film Awards for Hollywood Spotlight Awards, Gotham Awards and National Board of Review of Motion Pictures for Breakthrough Actor were under his name.
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for Creed, Black Reel Awards, National Society of Film Critics and Empire Awards, all for Best Actor in 2015.
He won MTV Movie and TV Awards for Best Villain in 2016.
His last received award, in 2019, Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
I think everybody wants to be their own person and be an individual. -Michael B Jordan
Michael B Jordan was born in Santa Ana, California. His family before moving to Newark spent two years in California.
He attended Newark Arts High School, in Newark, New Jersey, where his mother works and he was a basketball player.
He has a younger brother, Khalid, who is a football player at Howard University, signed in 2010. Also, he has a sister, Jamila.
Jordan stayed in Los Angeles since 2006 and grew in a religious ambience and thinks himself spiritual within.
As of 2018, he lives at Sherman Oaks home with his parents, which he purchased for them.
Jordan is also a fan of anime, specifically Naruto Shippuden and the Dragon Ball franchise.
In 2020 October, he twittered about the conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan saying, “No more Genocide! Thinking of my Armenian friends and people in conflict everywhere, and using this app to see what media won’t show.”
Initially, Jordan was a model for several companies and brands, including Modell’s sporting goods and Toys “R” Us, before decided to become an actor. He introduced his career as a professional actor when he briefly appeared in single episodes of the Television series The Sopranos and Cosby in 1999.
His first film role followed when he featured in Hardball in 2001. Later in 2002, he gained attracted more eyes by playing the small but pivotal role of Wallace in the first season of HBO’s The Wire.
In March 2003, he accompanied the cast of All My Children, replacing Chadwick Boseman, playing Reggie Montgomery, a problematic teenager, until June 2006 when Michael was released from his contract. Jordan’s credits include guest-starring appearances on, Without a Trace, Cold Case and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.
After that, he had a leading role in the independent film Blackout and starred in The Assistants on The-N.
Later in 2008, he appeared in the music video “Did You Wrong” by R&B.
Friday Night Lights and Parenthood-2012
It was 2009 when Jordan began starring in the Friday Night Lights as quarterback Vince Howard. He played that character for two seasons till the end of 2011. He lived in Austin also, where the show was filmed.
In 2011, BuddyTV ranked him on the list of “TV’s Sexiest Men of 2011, in 80th place.
Jordan in-acted voice Jace in the Xbox 360 game Gears of War3. In 2012, he appeared in the film Red Tails produced by, George Lucas.
The same year he did a movie about three teenage boys who develop superhuman abilities “Chronicle” as Steve Montgomery.
Also, he made a guest appearance in an episode of House’s final season, playing a blind patient.
He is set to appear in the remake of The Thomas Crown Affair.
Also, he will star in A Journal for Jordan, to be directed by Denzel Washington.
He is also set to appear in the film Blood Brothers in the vampire category. His production company signed a first-look deal with Amazon.
He even wants to make his directional debut with Creed III, a sequel, in addition, to reprise his role as boxer Donnie Creed, set to release on November 23, 2022.
Sometimes, you’ve got to go with your first INSTINCT. -Michael B Jordan
FAQs related to Michael B Jordan
- Is Michael B Jordan related to Michael Jordan?
No, he’s not. He’s named after his dad, Michael A Jordan.
- What does B stand for in his name?
B stands for Bakari which means Swahili, means Noble Promise.
- What is his Goal in life which he really wants to achieve?
According to Vogue, he wants to put his mark on this world, World Domination.
- His favourite comic book character?
He named a few, Black Bolt and Inhumans.
- What’s his favourite film?
Rounders, Goonies, Trading places, Coming to America, Friday.