No, he has nothing to do with basketball. Though his name resembles the one of basketball legend, Michael B. Jordan works in the cinema industry and is, actually, a very gifted actor.
Date of Birth: February 9, 1987
Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
Michael Bakari Jordan started his career in childhood, earning his first money as model. His acting career was initiated in 1999. However, he reached the worldwide recognition after starring in Black Panther in 2018. Michael also played in Creed, Fruitvale Station plus The Wire and All My Children TV series.
While Jordan doesn’t share much information about his personal life, here are some facts about his family, which every fan must know.
Michael B. Jordan parents
Michael A. Jordan (father)
Jordan Sr. is a restaurateur. Previously, he earned a living in various ways. He built water system for farmers in Zambia and served at the Marines. Moreover, Michael was a participant of the Pan-African movement, aiming to strengthen bonds among people with African roots. The actor characterizes his dad as strong, quiet and thinking, and admits that he is his hero. Michael A. Jordan met Donna Davis in 1982 and espoused her on May 4, 1985. They have three kids together.
Donna Jordan (nee Davis) (mother)
Donna is an artist and a guidance counselor at Newark Arts High School. The woman suffers from lupus and her illness inspired her son to do much charitable work, including the fight against lupus. Michael B. Jordan lives with his mum and dad in San Fernando Valley. When the actor was asked to describe his mother in three words, he used the words loving, embarrassing and nurturing.
Michael B. Jordan siblings
Jamila Jordan (older sister born to same parents)
Date of Birth: September 27
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Jamila is the elder sister of Michael. She is a producer and writer, residing in Los Angeles. She took part in the production of Ink Master, First Date and Best Shot. Today, she is a freelancer, though, previously, she worked for Sirens Media, Boardwalk Pictures and Michael Levitt Productions. Since 2017, she is married to Reggie Theus.
Khalid Jordan (younger brother born to same parents)
Date of Birth: October 9
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Khalid is the actor’s younger brother. He plays football at Howard University, but aspires to become a professional player. As a kid, he had a small role in Sesame Street.
Michael B. Jordan wife
The personal life of the actor is covered under the veil. It’s known that he has never been married. Probably, he dated Instagram star Ashlyn Castro though the actor didn’t confirm that. Moreover, in November 2018, he told that he was single.
Michael B. Jordan children
To the date, Michael B. Jordan doesn’t have kids.