Mekhi Phifer is an American actor who has appeared in several series and films. His roles include Gregory Pratt in ER and recurring roles like Ben Reynolds in Lie To Me as well as Harold Brooks in Love, Victor. Further, he has appeared in several music videos including 50 Cent Many Men, Eminem Lse Yourself, and The Braxtons So Many Ways.
He had launched Third Reel Films in January 2011 and to provide an environment for filmmakers to showcase their work to entertainment and acquisition executives. In addition, he is chairman of the board of trustees to provide educational resources to universities in Africa. Wanna know more information on the actor while reading his net worth and body measurements.
Caption: TheAmerican actor, Mekhi Phifer.
Mekhi Phifer: Bio, Family, Career
He was born on 29 December 1974 in Harlem, New York City, the United States of America under the zodiac sign, Capricorn. He was raised by his mother Rhoda Phifer who worked as a high-school teacher. But no information on his biological father on the net. He has a brother named Fernando Cameron whose information is not given on the net.
Further, he has a nationality of American and belongs to mixed ethnicity of Africa and America. Regarding his education, he graduated from the Lincoln Square Auxiliary Services High School. After that, he joined the electrical engineering program from the State University of New York in New Paltz, New York City.
The actor began his acting career after he attended an open casting call for director Spike Lee’s Clockers and got the lead role as a narcotics dealer. He then appeared in the film Girl 6 and High School High. Following that, he appeared in several films and televisions works. His film work includes Uninvited Guest, 8 Mile, Paid in Full, Dawn of the Dead, The Suspect, and Chocolate City: Vegas Strip. He has featured in many television projects like Homicide: Life on the Street, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Husbands, Torchwood, Roots, Frequency, and Truth Be Told.
Mekhi Phifer: Personal Life & Girlfriend
The veteran actor has married twice and divorced once. He had married his first wife Malinda Williams in 1999. However, their married life didn’t last long, and divorced in 2003, citing irreconcilable differences. The duo had produced a son named Omikaye Phifer.
Moreover, he was then involved romantically with Oni Souratha from which he had his second son Mekhi Thira Phifer Jr. But this relationship of his also didn’t run smoothly and ended after months. On 30 March 2013, he remarried for the second time with a lovely lady named Reshelet Barnes. Since then they are sharing a good bonding with each other.
Caption: Mekhi Phifer and Reshelet Barnes
Mekhi Phifer: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Coming to his earning, he has been accumulating a handsome amount of money from his acting career. Further, his main source of income comes from his appearance in television and film projects. Therefore, he has an estimated net worth of around $8 million. He might have also been involved in business ventures but has not detailed about it. With this amount, he is living a lavish lifestyle along with his family.
Mekhi Phifer: Body Measurements
The actor has a well-exercised body structure that stands to a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.77 meters. His body weighs around 82 kg with unknown body measurements of chest or waist. He has a black hair color with brown eyes color.