Mike Colter

Mike Colter

actor, additional crew, visual effects

Mike Colter was born on Aug 26, 1976 in USA. Mike Colter's big-screen debut came with Million Dollar Baby directed by Clint Eastwood in 2004, strarring Big Willie Little. Mike Colter is known for Evil directed by John Dahl, Katja Herbers stars as Kristen Bouchard and Mike Colter as David Acosta. The upcoming new movie Mike Colter plays is Plane which will be released on Jan 13, 2023.

Mike was born to Mr. & Mrs. Eddie Lee Colter Sr. He attended Benedict College where he was mentored and groomed his drama professor Scott Blanks. After transferring to the University of South Carolina where he attained a B.A. degree in theater, Mike went on to study at Mason Gross School of the Arts under renowned acting teachers William Esper and Maggie Flanigan. Upon receiving his MFA degree, Mike moved to L.A. where parts did not come easy, but after a few months he was able to grab a co-star on Spin City with Charlie Sheen followed by guest stars on E.R. and The Parkers with Mo'Nique. Mike then moved back to NYC to allow for the possibility of working in the theater as well, but as luck would have it Hollywood came calling again. He landed a role in 2005 Best Picture winner Million Dollar Baby opposite Clint Eastwood, Hillary Swank and Morgan Freeman. He got the role without ever meeting Clint in person prior to the first day of shooting. The following year he received exceptional reviews for his turn as CJ Memphis a guitar-playing blues singer in The 2005 revival of the Pulitzer prize winning "A Soldier's Play." The play had been a big off-Broadway success and was made into a movie starring Denzel Washington and many of Hollywood's up-and-coming African-American actors in 1984. Mike kept his nose to the grindstone with a role in Adam Bock's new play "Drunken City" that world premiered at Playwrights Horizon in 2008. Mike splits his time between New York and L.A. working in film and television.

  • Birthday

    Aug 26, 1976
  • Place of Birth

    Columbia, South Carolina, USA
  • Also known

    Michael Colter, Μάικ Κόλτερ, 마이크 콜터, Mike Randal Colter

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