Michael Bakari Jordan is an American actor, producer and director, born on February 9, 1987, in Santa Ana, California, U.S.
Jordan had his high school education at Newark Arts High School, and played basketball.
In his career, he is widely known for his film roles in Fruitvale Station (2013), Creed (2015), and Black Panther (2018), all of which were written and directed by Ryan Coogler. In 2018 and 2023 respectively, he reprised his role in Creed II and Creed III, for which the latter became his directorial debut.
At first, he had his breakthrough in television, playing Wallace in the first season of the HBO crime drama series The Wire (2002). Followed by Reggie Montgomery on the ABC soap opera All My Children (2003–2006) and Vince Howard in the NBC sports drama series Friday Night Lights (2009–2011).
Additionally, he was a cast in Chronicle (2012), That Awkward Moment (2014), Fantastic Four (2015), Just Mercy (2019), and HBO film Fahrenheit 451 (2018), which he also produced and was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie, among many other movie roles and awards.
In 2020 and 2023, he was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time magazine. Jordan was also named People’s Sexiest Man Alive, and The New York Times ranked him 15th on its list of the 25 greatest actors of the 21st century, in 2020. Jordan is a co-owner of English Premier League football club AFC Bournemouth as well.
Is Michael B. Jordan Gay?
Michael B. Jordan is not gay. At least according to reports and his previous relationship with model Lori Harvey, daughter of comedian Steve Harvey, we can say Jordan is straight.