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Michael Ealy

Known for his charming looks and deep personality, Michael Ealy blessed the movie screen with his role in Barbershop (2002). When he left Silver Spring, Maryland, with a degree in English, he headed off to New York. From there he performed in several stage productions, including the Off-Broadway hits "Joe Fearless" and "Whoa-Jack". He's appeared in... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 Secrets and Lies (TV Series)
Eric Warner
- Episode #2.2 (2016) ... Eric Warner
- Episode #2.1 (2016) ... Eric Warner
- Episode #2.3 ... Eric Warner
 2015 The Perfect Guy
 2015 The Following (TV Series)
- The Reckoning (2015) ... Theo
- Dead or Alive (2015) ... Theo
- A Simple Trade (2015) ... Theo
- The Edge (2015) ... Theo
- Demons (2015) ... Theo
 2013-2014 Almost Human (TV Series)
- Straw Man (2014) ... Dorian
- Beholder (2014) ... Dorian
- Disrupt (2014) ... Dorian
- Perception (2014) ... Dorian
- Unbound (2014) ... Dorian
 2013 Last Vegas
 2013 The Signal (Short)
Daniel Miller
 2011 Californication (TV Series)
- Another Perfect Day (2011) ... Ben
- The Recused (2011) ... Ben
- Freeze-Frame (2011) ... Ben
- Monkey Business (2011) ... Ben
 2009 Hawthorne (TV Series)
Dr. Phillips
 2007 Suspect (TV Movie)
Det. Marcus Tillman
 2007 Put It in a Book (Short)
 2005 Jellysmoke
 2005 Their Eyes Were Watching God (TV Movie)
Tea Cake
 2004 Never Die Alone
 2004 November
 2003 Justice
 2002-2003 ER (TV Series)
Ryan Kendrick / Rick Kendrick
- Hindsight (2002) ... Rick Kendrick
 2002 Bad Company
 2001 Kissing Jessica Stein
 2001 Soul Food (TV Series)
- Little Girl Blue (2001) ... Steve
 2000 The Lush Life (Short)
Isaac Youngblood
 2000 Madigan Men (TV Series)
- Love and Dermatology (2000) ... Runner
 2000 Law & Order (TV Series)
Private Nelson
- Vaya Con Dios (2000) ... Private Nelson
 2000 Metropolis (TV Movie)
Calvin McDade
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Appeared in the music video for Beyonce's song, Halo See more »

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5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Summer of '93. I spent that summer shooting a movie on eight millimeter video with two of my best friends, who made me audition for the role. And, I just found-I don't know, I had a moment of clarity. I was like "this is what I'm supposed to do." I know that seems hard to believe at nineteen, but I was nineteen when I made that decision. And I haven't had a single regret. It's extremely ... See more »


Has a son named Elijah (b. February 2014).


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YES, He has Blue eyes and is BLACK...YES! TheaterPower0708
Looks like Wentworth Miller... rachel_sc_5
Have mercy... Alvildus
This girl dated him in High School.. brian-farni
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does anyone know if this is his brother? maridemetrius
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