Cylk Cozart Biography

Updated On Mar 27, 2019 Published On Nov 30, 2015
Facts of Cylk Cozart
Date of Birth: 1957 , February-1
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 6 Feet
Name Cylk Cozart
Birth Name Cylk Cozart
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Knoxville, Tennessee, United States
Ethnicity Black
Profession Actor
Net Worth $3 Million
Hair Color Black
Education Karns High School, King University
TV Show Hangin' with Mr. Cooper, Reasonable Doubts
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Cylk Cozart is an American actor as well as a basketball player who almost made his professional debut in NBA.

Cylk Cozart Early Life, Education, Age

He was born to an African father and American mother and grew up with his siblings in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Cylk pursued his education from Montreat-Anderson Junior college as a freshman and later attended King College on a basketball scholarship. Regarding his Nationality, he is African-American.

How old is Cylk Cozart?

Born on February 1, 1957, Cylik is 62 years.

Journey as a Professional, Acting Career

Cozart was interested in basketball since his childhood. He was almost ready to make his career in NBA’s Summer Pro League but he suffered from the foot injury and was deprived of his opportunity. His skills and demonstration of basketball can be seen in the film, White Men Can’t Jump.

After he quit basketball, he starts modeling and moved forward to pursue his career in acting. He made his feature film debut in Blue Skies Again which was heavily appreciated and established him as a successful Hollywood actor.

His diligent performance was appreciated by millions of people and brings him into the limelight. Cylk appeared in over 30 films and TV series and his successful movie include Johnny Tsunami, A Fine Step, Sweetwater, Cursed, Soul of the Game, etc.

Is He Married? Any Girlfriends?

Moving towards his personal life, Cylk Cozart hasn’t married and has no children till now. He had affair with numerous girls but none of them could be his soul mate. Might he is more focused on his career rather than girlfriends and children.

What is Cozart Net Worth?

Cylk has appeared in numerous movies and earns huge amount of money from his acting career. He earns a handsome amount of money from his acting career and his current net worth is estimated to be around $3 million.  

Cylk Cozart facts on timeline

Born in Knoxville, Tennessee

February 1 , 1957

Born as Calvin Cylk Cozart in Knoxville, Tennessee, United States of America to African and American parents, Cylk's mother is a Native American. He is also American and is black. He is six feet tall. 

Attended Montreat-Anderson, Jr College

1975

Cylk Cozart was excellent in athlete since his high school days. Talented in both football and basketball, Cylk won a basketball scholarship while he was attending Montreat-Anderson, Jr College and then he got transferred to King College. 

Began modeling

1982

After graduating from there, he joined NBA’s Summer Pro League but suffered a serious foot injury and then he has to quit his dreams in basketball. He then began modeling and within few periods of time he established himself as a successful model in Miami, Florida.

First feature film, Blue Skies Again

1983

In 1983, he made his acting debut and that was in the movie Blue Skies Again. As an actor he is known for his role in the movie White Men Can't Jump, there we can see his basketball skill.  

Co-created and produced Spirit of Life

2000

Besides his acting career, he is also the director, producer and writer. He also owns his own production company P.O.V. Planet. In 2000, he also co-created and produced Spirit of Life for the 2000 Summer Paralympic Games.

Won Videographer Award

2001

Being the producer and director of the Spirit of Life in Australia for the 2000 Summer Paralympic Games, he received several honors for that work. This work won Videographer Award as well as NY Film Festival Bronze Award.

Current Net worth.

2017

Cylk appeared in numerous movies in his career and earns huge amount of money from his acting career. He earns the handsome amount of money from his acting career and it has been estimated that his current Net worth is around $ 3 Million.