Michael Michelle Biography

Updated On Jul 18, 2017 Published On Jan 11, 2016
Facts of Michael Michelle
Date of Birth: 1966 , August-30
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
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Michael was active in an athlete as a high school student. She was an avid basketball player, however, later she became more interested in acting than playing basketball. From 1986, she began appearing in several television shows and commercials. In 1989, she appeared in the Eddie Murphy's Harlem Nights but later she was fired from this show. She played her debut movie role in 1991 film, New Jack City. That year, she also appeared in Private Times. Till now, she has appeared in about 20 movies and television series. 

Michael Michelle was seen with Jimmy Rodriguez having romantic love affairs with him as her boyfriend. Jimmy Rodriguez is a New York restaurateur. Michael Michele and Jimmy Rodriguez started dating each other from the year 2003 and separated after two years in 2005. The couple didn't married but had a son named as J. Brandon Rodriguez. The reason behind their separation hasn't been disclosed but as we known, Jimmy and his previous wife Elaine Rodriguez ended their marital relationship because of Jimmy violent behavior against women. This maynot be the exact reason but has possiblility.  

The happy single mom, Michael earns the good sum of money from her professional career. She had featured in several movies and TV series through which she finances her living. It is estimated that her current Net worth is around $5 Million. 

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Born in Evansville, Indiana

August 30 , 1966

Black beauty, Michael was born as Michael Michele Williams to Theresa Williams and Jerry Williams. She was born in middle class family in Evansville, Indiana, United States of American. She is an American and is of African and American descent.

Began her acting career

1986

Michael was active in athlete as a high school student. She was an avid basketball player, however, later she became more interested in acting than playing basketball. From 1986, she began appearing in several television shows and commercials.

Sued actor, Eddie Murphy

1989

In 1989, she appeared in the Eddie Murphy''s Harlem Nights but later she was fired from this movie. She denied the sexual advances of actor Eddie Murphy and later she sued him citing the above mentioned allegation.

First feature film, New Jack City

1991

She played her debut movie role in 1991 film, New Jack City. That year, she also appeared in Private Times. She played her second movie role in 1997 and that was in the movie, The 6th Man. She appeared in this movie playing the role of R.C. St. John.

Appeared in the television series, ER

1999

She gained popularity after she starred in the television series, ER playing the role of Dr. Cleo Finch. As an actress, she is also popular for starring the role of Veronica Porche in the movie, Ali. 

Began dating Jimmy Rodriguez

2003

Around 2003, Michael was seen with Jimmy Rodriguez having romantic love affairs with him as her boyfriend. Jimmy Rodriguez is a New York restaurateur. As a loving couple, they welcomed their only child in 2004. She also expressed her desire to get married to him but she broke up with him some years later.

First child, J Brandon Rodriguez

December 21 , 2004

She became mother for the first time in her life in 2004. She and her ex boyfriend, J. Brandon Rodriguez welcomed their first child together and that was on 21st of December. That time she gave birth to a son and she named him J. Brandon Rodriguez. 

Nominated in Image Awards

2000

In 2000, she got nominated in Image Awards for the first time in her life and that was for starring her role in the television series, Homicide: Life on the Street. She got nominated in this award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series.

Nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards

2001

She has also been nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards twice. She was nominated in this award for her role in the television series, ER. She was nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series.