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Mike Colter Biography

Birth Name:
Mike Randal Colter
Birth Place:
Columbia, South Carolina, United States

Fast Facts

  • Was inspired to pursue an acting career when, as a youngster, he saw Denzel Washington in A Soldier's Story; 22 years later, he got to meet Washington
  • Appeared in the plays A Taste of Honey, Frankenstein and A Midsummer's Night Dream while at the University of South Carolina
  • Played boxer Big Willie Little in 2004's Million Dollar Baby