Jaleel White

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Jaleel Ahmad Massoud White
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, CA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/27/1976, Sagittarius
  • Profession: Actor; writer
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Jaleel White Fast Facts:
  • Began acting in commercials at the age of 3.
  • First TV role as a regular cast member was in the short-lived series Charlie & Company, which starred Gladys Knight and Flip Wilson.
  • Originally cast for a one-time appearance on Family Matters
  • Won three NAACP Image Awards for his work in Family Matters.
  • At the 5th Annual American Comedy Awards, did the "Urkel Dance" with Bea Arthur.
  • Provided the voice of Sonic in the animated series Sonic the Hedgehog and The Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog.   
  • An avid basketball fan, he wrote a blog for the NBA's website and played hoops with idols Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan in a charity event.
  • Jaleel White Relationships:
  • Samaya - Daughter
  • Michael White - Father
  • Gail White - Mother
  • Bridget Hardy - Ex-significant Other
  • College:
  • University of California, Los Angeles, CA (BA in Film and Television, 2001)

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