Malcolm-Jamal Warner Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 29 Sep, 2019
Facts of Malcolm-Jamal Warner
Date of Birth: 1970 , August-18
Age: 51 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Malcolm-Jamal Warner
Father Robert Warner Jr
Mother Pamela Warner
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Jersey City, New Jersey
Ethnicity Afro-American
Profession Actor
Working For TV show, Movie
Net Worth $10 million
Affair with Karen Malina White
Children One
Education Professional Children's School
Online Presence Instagram, Twitter
Movies The Earth Day Special, Drop Zone, Restaurant
TV Show ABC Afterschool Special, A Different World
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Malcolm-Jamal Warner is an American actor, director, as well as musician well-known for playing the role of Theo Huxtable in the TV series The Cosby Show. He is also recognized for appearing in some other movies including Restaurant, Fool's Gold, Drop Zone, and more.

Malcolm-Jamal Warner's Early Life, Family, Education

Malcolm-Jamal Warner was born in Jersey City, New Jersey on August 18th, 1970 under the zodiac sign Leo. As per his ethnicity, he is Afro-American, and he holds American nationality.

Warner spent most of his early childhood days in Jersey City with his family. 

Warner in his childhood daysSOURCE:

Warner was born to father Robert Warner Jr., and mother, Pamela Warner. Regarding his educational background, Warner went to the Professional Children's School. 

Following his schooling, Malcolm went on to attend the Angelus Mesa Elementary School and completed his graduation in June 1988. 

Professional Career

The 49 years old actor, Warner started his career playing the small role of Johnny Randolph in the television series Matt Houston which was aired in 1982. Later, he played the role of Lucas Boyd in the series Fame (1983).

Warner attending Fox sport event

The 5 feet 8 inch-tall actor, Malcolm Jamal has also appeared in some television series such as Here and Now, Tyson, Moloney, The Tuskegee Airmen, and more.

Later, he got his breakthrough role of Theo Huxtable in the TV series The Cosby Show in which he worked alongside Bill CosbyKeshia Knight PulliamTempestt Bledsoe, Lisa Bonet, and more.

Net Worth, Earnings, & Movie

According to the celebrity net worth, Warner has an estimated net worth of $10 million as of September 2019. He gathered his fortune through his profession as an actor and director.

Malcolm has also collected a huge sum of money from his appearances in the movies. Here are some of his movies the brought him into the spotlight as well as earned a great sum of money:

Cast Member
Shot Caller 2017 $3,440,362 Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Omari Hardwick, Benjamin Bratt, and more.
Fool's Gold 2008 $70,000,000 Kate Hudson, Matthew McConaughey, Elizabeth Connolly, and more.
Drop Zone  1994 $28,735,315 Wesley Snipes, Gary BuseyLuca Bercovici, and more.

Warner has a house in Los Angeles, California. The average value of the house in LA is around $880k. 

Malcolm-Jamal Warner's Girlfriends and Marriage

The 49 years old actor, Warner was in a relationship with partner Michelle Doris Thomas, an actress as well as a comedian. The pairs first met at the TV series The Cosby Show where they both were the cast members. The couple started enjoying each other's company and eventually started dating.

Later, in August 1997, Thomas was diagnosed with stomach cancer and intra-abdominal desmoplastic small round cell tumor. The actress died at the age of 30 in 1998.

Warner remained single for two years after the death of his then-girlfriend. In 2000, he started dating actress, Karen Malina White. The pair dated for about seven years and were quite committed into their relationship, however, things didn't go well between them during 2007 and broke up in the same year.

Warner is not known to have dated any girl for the next three years. Later in 2011, Warner started dating an award-winning actress, Regina King. They shared their togetherness for around two years and split in 2013.

Warner with his girlfriend, Regina King SOURCE:

The Cosby Show actor Warner finally got married on November 14th, 2018 but the actor has kept the details regarding his marriage and wife secret from the media. Moreover, he also shares a daughter with his wife, but the details regarding his daughter are yet to be revealed.

The 5ft 11 inches tall American actor currently resdies in Los Angeles, California with his mysterious wife. 

Other Facts 

  • Malcolm is an avid basketball player. 
  • The Bryce Canyon National Park is his favorite rock group.
  • He is also an outdoor lover.  


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