Anthony Mackie

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Biography

  • Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/23/1979, Virgo
  • Profession: Actor
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Anthony Mackie Fast Facts:
  • Before deciding to pursue acting, Mackie studied to become an oil-refinery engineer at a New Orleans trade school.
  • While studying at Juilliard, Mackie and his classmates frequently went into the subway on weekends to perform short scenes, poems and songs.
  • Shared an Obie Award for Best Ensemble Performance with the cast of Talk in 2002.
  • Made his big-screen debut as one of Eminem's rap rivals in the 2002 hip-hop drama 8 Mile.
  • Broadway debut came in 2003, when he starred opposite Whoopi Goldberg in a revival of Ma Rainey's Black Bottom.
  • Was nominated for Independent Spirit Awards for Best Debut Performance for Brother to Brother (2004) and Best Supporting Male for The Hurt Locker (2009).
  • Opened a bar in Brooklyn called NoBar in 2011.
  • Anthony Mackie Relationships:
  • Frances Gordon - Aunt
  • Tomella McPherson - Aunt
  • Willie Mackie - Father
  • Wilma Gordon - Aunt
  • Sheletta Chapital - Significant Other
  • Martha G. Mackie - Mother
  • Mosella Franklin - Aunt
  • Willie Mackie Jr. - Brother
  • Elvin Williams - Uncle
  • Otalee Johnson - Aunt
  • Phillip Gordon - Uncle
  • Attris Gordon - Uncle
  • Florzell Williams - Aunt
  • Linda Nellie - Sister
  • Louis Gordon - Uncle
  • Joe Matthew - Uncle
  • Calvin Mackie - Brother
  • Maryane Holland - Sister
  • Anthony Mackie Awards:
  • 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • College:
  • The Juilliard School, New York, NY (2001)

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