Michael Jai White (12/14/1967) is an actor & martial artist who has appeared in numerous films and tv series. He is the 1st AA to portray a comic book superhero in a motion picture, having starred as Al Simmons, the protagonist in the "97 film Spawn. White appeared as Marcus Williams in the Tyler Perry films Why Did I Get Married? & Why Did I Get Married Too? He also portrayed boxer Mike Tyson in the '95 HBO tv movie Tyson.
Michael Jai White (b 1967) is an American actor and martial artist. He is the first African American to portray a major comic book superhero in a major motion picture, having starred as the protagonist in the 1997 film Spawn. He appeared in the Tyler Perry films Why Did I Get Married? and the sequel, and currently stars in the comedy-drama television series Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse. He also portrayed boxer Mike Tyson in the 1995 HBO TV movie Tyson.
Michael Jai White To tie-in with the launch of the BFI’s Black Star season, Film4 presents Black Cinema Season, a celebration of black filmmaking talent both in front of and behind the camera. 2nd to 14th November.