Facts of Jemar Michael
Jemar Michael, who is well-known for playing the character of Al on the Netflix series Dear White People, is an upcoming artist that people should keep an eye out for.
Jemar Michael is a millennial who was born on November 6, 1991 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States. He is originally from Saint Paul, Minnesota. He first got into acting at the age of 14 after watching the movie Crash.
He started his acting journey after he got enrolled in a performing arts high school, Saint Paul Conservatory for Performing Artists. Jemar graduated a year early and then he went to California Institute of the Arts for two years. Unfortunately, he had to drop out after two years due to financial reasons.
Jemar Michael's net worth is currently under review. But having appeared on numerous well-earning movies and TV series, we can say that his earning is in at least six figures.
After having started his journey as an actor at the age of 14, Jemar has worked on various movie and TV shows. He got his first acting job after returning home from California Institute of the Arts. His agent got him an audition for a movie that was being shot at his hometown. The movie's name was Faux and the character that he played in that movie was Rin.
After that, he did another short movie on 2013 named I Am. He portrayed a character named Yehuda in that movie. Then, he landed a part on a movie called Dear White People, which was released on 2014. The character that he plays in this movie is named Smoothe. He has also acted in a short movie called Caught a Ghost: Get Your Life which was also released in the same year.
Jemar did a cameo appearance on the TV Series Life in Pieces playing the role of a salesman. After that, he acted on a short movie named On Killer Robots in which he played the character of Nathan Smalls.
On 2017, Jemar landed a role for the character of Al on the Netfilx TV adaptation of the movie Dear White People.He has appeared on a total of 11 episodes till date on Dear White People. The actor recently said in an interview that he initially auditioned for the part of Reggie, but then changed over to the character of Dreads(Al now).
Personal information, Hobbies and Interests
Jemar Michael is a gay person. He is 27-years-old. His birth sign is Scorpio. He was represented by Authentic Talent & Literary Management.
Jemar says that on top of acting, he likes to get involved in fashion sector. He loves fashion and says that Zendaya and Rihanna are his favourites. He says that he would love to work in the fashion industry someday. He plans on starting a denim line of clothing.
He loves beaches and mountains, and loves to go hitch-hiking. Jemar is an athletic guy and he also used to be a gymnast in his early days.
Information about his dad, parents and his ethnicity are currently unknown.
Dating and Relationships
There is no information out there about his dating life and his relationships. But as attractive a guy he is, we can be sure that he surely must be dating someone currently.