Quick Facts of Michael Elliot Epps
- Full NameMichael Elliot Epps
- Net Worth$6 million
- Date of Birth1970 /11 /18
- Marital StatusMarried
- BirthplaceIndianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
- Active Year1989-present
- Eye colourBlack
- Hair colourBalck
- SpouseMechelle McCain (2006–2017) Kyra Robinson (2019)
- Height6' 1½" (1.87 m)
- Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
Are you fan of Mike Epps American stoner comedy film Next Friday? If so, then you might be familiar with the role Day-Day Jones which is played by an American stand-up comedian, actor Mike Epps. He appeared as Black Doug in 2009 film The Hangover.
Epps worked as a executive producer on a documentary about the life of story of a former member of Tupac Shakur’s Outlawz.
Mike Epps- Early Life
Mike Epps was born as Michael Elliot Epps on November 18, 1970, in Indianapolis, Indiana, the United States of America. Epps is the son of Mary Reed and Tommy Epps.
In his adulthood, Epps moved to Brooklyn to appear on Def Comedy Jam star. He ended on the Def Comedy Jam tour and appeared in two broadcasts by HBO’s Def Comedy Jam.
Mike started his career after joining the Def Comedy Jam tour. His first screen apperance came in the directorial debut of Van Diesel, Strays in 1997. Then he was cast as Ice Cube’s co-star in the sequel, Next Friday in 1999 alongside Tamal Jones. His role as Day-Day Jones was a breakthrough for the actor, who was already familiar to many of the audience from his stand-up work. He is also credited for the films like Talk to Me, Resident Evil: Extinction, Hancock, Lottery Ticket and Faster.
Mike’s recent work includes the role of Baby Powder in the television series How High 2, featuring Lark Voorhies, Redman and Method Man.
Net Worth- $6 Million
The considerable amount of net worth of Mike Epps is $6 million. Epps earned this fortune with his hard works over the years in, films, television and appearing in music videos. Although the actor is yet to disclose his salary, by featuring in a guest role in a tv show, Mike makes an income of around $35,000 to $50,000 per episode.
Not just that, Victor has acted in many films and receiving a handsome salary. In addition, one of his highest-grossing cinema is Next Friday which made $59.8 million at the box office. To date, the movies and television series that Epps has worked on are doing well in the industry which has probably assisted him to gather a big chunk of money.
The 49-years old actor is living happily with wife Kyra Robinson whom he married in 2019. Kyra and Mike exchanged their wedding vows in June 2019 in Newport Beach, California. Special guests like Doug E.Fresh, Snoop Dogg, Tiny & T.I attended their wedding. Before the two tied the knot, Robinson shared the news of their engagement via Instagram.
The couple is head over heels with each other by the passing days. The duo is frequently spotted out in public. The above picture is during the 50 NAACP Image Awards at Dolby Theatre on March 30, 2019, in Hollywood, California. Besides, Kyra is an OWN TV producer.
Divorce with the first Wife
Following his relationship with Kyra, Epps was married to Mechelle McCain. The couple tied the knot in 2006, in an intimate wedding ceromany. The Next Friday star is yet to disclose the details about how and when he met McCain.
However, they used to live in Beverly Hill, California until they got separated in September 2017. Yet, the accurate reason for their divorce is not out as both the couple have stayed tight-lipped in this matter.
Father of four Children
Mike Epps shares three children with his first wife Mechelle. Since Mike lives a low key life, he hasn’t shared the proper identity of his children in the media. Also, the actor shares has a fourth child from his previous relationship. Unlike his other personal details, the information about his partner is unknown.
Talking about Mike Epps’s age, he is 49 years old as of 2019. In the same way, the star has a height of 6 feet 1 inch or 1.87 m tall. Epps has a pair of black eyes and his hair color is also black.