Aug. 18th, 1970
Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
Malcolm-Jamal Warner's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2008 - Fool's Gold
2001 - 15 Minutes
1994 - Drop Zone
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Host
Was born in Jersey City, New Jersey. Named after Malcolm X and legendary jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal (I). Fronts the jazz front band Miles Long, which records under Malcolm's own label, the Wonder Factory. Plays upright bass. Released an autobiography, "Theo and Me," in 1988. In his spare time, Warner also participates in live poetry readings.
- Alumni of the Professional Childrens School in New York.
- Was named after Malcolm X and jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal.
- Former acting student of 'Gary Veney' (qv), at an acting class in Inglewood, California.
- Was a grand Marshall in a Pittsburgh parade in 1985.
- Graduated from high school in June 1988.
- Won _"Celebrity Poker Showdown" (2003)_ in record time. As he out-played Jesse Metcalfe, Heather Graham, Fred Willard and Andrea Parker in only 19 hands of No Limit Texas Hold 'Em. The show which usually runs in a two hour slot, only had enough material to fill one hour.
- Attended Agelus Mesa Elementary School.
- Enjoys playing basketball.