Michael Rainey Junior is an American actor who is popularly known for appearing in the crime drama series Power as Tariq James St. Patrick. The series was produced by Courtney A. Kemp with the collaboration with rapper 50 Cent. Other than this, he has appeared as Michael Burset in Orange Is the New Black and Jalen in Barbershop: The Next Cut.
Apart from acting, he has created a YouTube channel under the name WHERE IS22 on 12 December 2014 with 169k followers and more than 6 million views. Furthermore, he is also recognized as the son of late fashion designer Michael Rainey Sr. and mother Shauna Small. Sadly, his father passed away at the age of 76 in January 2017.
Caption: The American actor, Michael Rainey Jr.
Michael Rainey Junior: Bio, Family, & Career
The actor was born on 22 September 2000 as Michael Rainey Jr. in Louisville, Kentucky, the United States, under the birth sign, Virgo. He was born as the son of Michael Rainey Sr. and his Jamaican partner Shauna Small. As we have mentioned earlier, his father was an Australian-born British and American fashion designer/businessman.
He began his career as a child actor at the age of ten at the time he appeared in Un Altro Mundo. After that, he had appeared in several films ad television roles including his appearance in brand promotions. His other film works include Luv (2012), Second Chance Christmas (2014), Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016), and 211 (film) (2018). He appeared as Michael Burset in the seven episodes of Orange Is the New Black. Also, he has featured in other two television series Power and Book II.
Michael Rainey Junior: Personal Life & Girlfriend
The actor seems to be single at the moment and not linked with anyone. He surely enjoys his bachelor’s life along with his friends and focuses on his career development. However, he was previously rumored to have a relationship with an 18-year-old Ugandan model Eva Apio, during mid-2019. Moreover, Eva is a UK-based model working under the management of Storm Models LA.
The duo had shared pictures of each other in individual’s Instagram accounts as well. But they later deleted those photos from their social media platforms. After that, he was also linked with co-actress Paige Hurd in 2020 yet it remains rumored only. Other than this, he has not been in any kind of rumors or controversies.
Michael Rainey Junior: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Speaking of his earnings, he is maintaining a handsome amount from his career as an actor. He has an estimated net worth of above $1 million. Furthermore, his late father might have also left him a share of his fortune too. Additionally, he has luxurious and sporty car collections including BMW.
He is highly active over different social media platforms with verified accounts. On Instagram, he goes by the account @michaelraineyjr with 2.2 million followers. Also, he has a Twitter account @michaelraineyjr with 139.4k followers. Further, he has a Facebook account under his name with 1.7 million followers.
Michael Rainey Junior: Body Measurements
The handsome actor has a slim and well-exercised body that measures 44 inches chest and 28 inches waist size with 21 inches biceps size. His body stands to a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.73 meters and weighs around 78 kg. He has black eyes color as well as the same hair color.