Fast Facts

  • Has a black belt in eight different styles of martial arts.
  • Was a junior high school teacher for three years.
  • Gained his first major starring role as Mike Tyson in Tyson in 1995.
  • Was the first African American to portray a major comic book superhero in a major motion picture with his role in Spawn.
  • Joined the Kyokushin Karate School as a spiritual partner.


  • Courtenay Chatman — Ex-wife
  • Gillian Iliana Waters — Wife
  • Morgan Michelle White — Daughter
  • Niahla Waters — Daughter
  • Jai Jordan White — Son
  • Alaia Ahnjahni Waters — Daughter
  • Gillian White — Wife