Malcolm Jamal Warner Biography
He is an American actor, director, producer, and writer. He is best known for playing Theo Huxtable on the smash American sitcom ‘The Cosby Show.’ He was named after two great legends – human right activist Malcolm X, and legendary jazz pianist Ahmed Jamal – and so it is almost no surprise the actor turned out to be what he is today.
Malcolm Jamal Warner Age
An American actor, director, producer, and writer was born on August 18, 1970, in Jersey City, New Jersey. He is 48years old as of the year 2018.
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Malcolm Jamal Warner Family
He is the son to Robert Warner Jr and Pamela Warner. His mother, who also doubles as his manager, single-handedly raised him as a divorcee.
Malcolm Jamal Warner Marriage
He dated the actress Michelle Thomas, who acted as his girlfriend on The Cosby Show. They dated till she died in his arms because of cancer in 1998. He continued with Karen Malina White for seven and a half years from 2000 to 2007. He also dated actress Regina King starting from 2011 that ended mysteriously in March 2013.
In 2018 Malcolm tied the knot with most probably the final love of his life, it may be why Malcolm and Eddie’s star hasn’t made any public announcement regarding his wife. Surprisingly, he already had one 18-month-old daughter, yet he refuses to name her publicly citing privacy concerns.
Malcolm Jamal Warner Education
He had an interest in the entertainment industry which was discovered at the early age of nine. The reason he was enrolled in acting schools, was to help him in molding his future career. He studied the Professional Children School in New York as a child actor and he graduated from there in the year 1988, while still pursuing his career.
Malcolm Jamal Warner Career
He started his career at the early age of nine, which was the reason for him enrolled in acting schools to help him in molding his future career. The Cosby Show a television sitcom series that was shown on NBC from 1984 to 1992, where he played the character of Theo Huxtable was what brought Malcolm to the spotlight.
Little him comes on the final day of the audition and was selected by no other person but Cosby himself. The performance in this wonderful sitcom was outstanding because it didn’t just open doors to greater opportunities for the young lad, it also won him several awards.
He appeared in other hit television series and films such as; Jeremiah (2002-2004), Malcolm and Eddie(1996-2000), Reed Between the Lines(2011), Drop Zone(1994), Restaurant(1998), Fool’s Gold(2008). His debut EP The Miles Long Mixtape was released in 2003, and in 2007, his CD Love & Other Social Issue was also released. He plays the bass guitar and is also a poet-performer.
Malcolm Jamal Warner Awards
An American actor, director, producer, and writer won several awards namely; Best Young Supporting Actor in a Television Comedy Series (1985), Best Young Actor Supporting Role in Television Series (1990). He was also nominated for so many other awards.
Malcolm Jamal Warner Movies
- The Tuskegee Airmen
- Fools Gold
- Drop Zone
- The father Clements Story
- A Fair to remember