Michael Ealy

Born Aug 3, 1973

Michael Brown, professionally known as Michael Ealy, is an American actor.

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1973 Birth Born on August 3, 1973.


2002 28 Years Old His breakout role came in 2002's Barbershop, in which he plays reformed street thug Ricky Nash, a role that he reprised in the 2004 sequel, Barbershop 2: Back in Business.
2003 29 Years Old In 2003, he played the role of Slap Jack in the second installment of the Fast and the Furious film series, 2 Fast 2 Furious.


2004 30 Years Old Later in 2004, Ealy appeared in Never Die Alone with DMX.
He also appeared in Mariah Carey's music video for her hit single "Get Your Number" from her 2005 album The Emancipation of Mimi.
2006 32 Years Old On December 14, 2006, Ealy was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for his role in Sleeper Cell: American Terror in the category Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television.
2008 34 Years Old In December 2008 he was featured in the movie Seven Pounds alongside Will Smith as Ben Thomas. … Read More
2009 35 Years Old Ealy also appears in the limited-edition coffee table book (About Face) by celebrity photographer John Russo, published by Pixie Press Worldwide. He is currently working on independent writing projects. In 2009, Ealy performed in The People Speak, a documentary feature film that uses dramatic and musical performances of the letters, diaries, and speeches of everyday Americans, based on historian Howard Zinn's A People's History of the United States.
2010 36 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2010, Ealy appeared as attorney Derrick Bond in the second season of The Good Wife.
2012 38 Years Old 1 More Event
Ealy appeared as Dominic in the 2012 ensemble comedy Think Like a Man and its 2014 sequel, Think Like a Man Too, and appeared as "Papa Joe" in the 2012 inspirational film Unconditional. … Read More
2013 39 Years Old In 2013, Ealy signed on to play "Dorian" in the Fox TV series Almost Human. … Read More


2015 41 Years Old In 2015, Ealy played serial killer "Theo" in season 3 of the television series The Following.
2016 42 Years Old Ealy will join the season 2 of the ABC crime mystery show Secrets and Lies, which will air in fall 2016.
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