Michael B. Jordan

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: Michael Bakari Jordan
  • Birth Place: Santa Ana, California, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 02/09/1987, Aquarius
  • Profession: Actor; model
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Michael B. Jordan Fast Facts:
  • Took tap-dancing lessons as a youngster.
  • Modeled for Modell's Sporting Goods and Toys"R"Us.
  • Appeared in Pleasure P's 2008 music video for "Did You Wrong."
  • Provided the voice of Jace in the video game Gears of War 3.
  • Was homeschooled but was allowed to play on the basketball team at New Jersey's Newark Arts High School.
  • Once received a $40,000 royalty check that was supposed to be sent to NBA great Michael Jordan, who starred in Space Jam.
  • The catchphrase "Where's Wallace?", a reference to his teen drug-dealer role in HBO's The Wire, became popular among fans of the series.
  • His middle name, Bakari, is Swahili and means "of noble promise."
  • Michael B. Jordan Relationships:
  • Michael A. Jordan - Father
  • Donna Jordan - Mother
  • Khalid Jordan - Brother
  • Jamila - Sister
  • Michael B. Jordan Awards:
  • 2014 Independent Spirit Awards: Best Male Lead - Nominee

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