Michael Rainey Jr. is a new rising Jamaican American actor. He is now just 20 years old boy and started his acting career very early, at the age of seven. The young promising actor made his name in the entertainment industry by playing different kinds of roles in television, films, and OTT platforms. Michael is famous for the impactful roles he portrayed in popular television series like “Power” as in the role of Tariq St. Patrickand (2014) and “Orange is the new Black” as in the role of Michael Burset. He is a philanthropist and associated with various social activities and organizations like the Indiana-based organization ‘Find and Feed’ that focus on homeless people. He buys clothes and food for the needy during the time of Christmas.
Michael Rainey Jr. Biography
Michael Rainy Jr. was born to his parents on September 22, 2000, in Louisville, Kentucky, US. He was raised in Staten Island, New York City. Michael studied at homeschooled by his mother and plays basketball at the local YMCA, a nonprofit youth organization.
He holds two citizenships of America and Jamaica.
Michael is 5 feet and 8 inches tall and has black hair color. His eye color is also black.
He is the son of a mother named, Shauna Small, who is of Jamaican descent. His father’s details are not present on the internet. His mother manages the finances of the house for this she runs an online portal business, ‘Relax be Healthy’, and sells beauty and health products. She underwent surgery when she was diagnosed with Lupus in 2013.
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Michael Rainey Jr. Wiki
|Full Name||Michael Rainey Jr|
|Birthdate||September 22, 2000|
|Birthplace||Louisville, Kentucky, United States.|
Education & Qualification
|Height||5 feet 9 Inch|
Parents And Family
|Father||Michael Rainey Sr.|
|Mother||Jane Ormsby Gore|
Relationships, Affairs, Dating, Wife
Social Media Accounts
|School||Michael Rainey Jr. Official|
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Michael Rainey Jr. begins his acting career at the age of seven. He gets into Tv commercials when he reached the age of nine. He has appeared in a music video of the Italian song “Il Regalo Più Grande”. The song gets popular, and Michael got a chance to act in his life’s first Italian film ‘Un Altro mondo’ in the lead role of Charlie (2010).
In 2012, he performed in the American crime drama movie “Luv”.
Later, he was performed in several more films such as The Butler(2013), ‘Barbershop: The Next Cut’ (2016), ‘Amateur’ (2018), ‘211’ (2018).
He made his first appearance with the long-running children’s show “Sesame Street”(1969) on American Television. After that in 2014, Michael starred in another television film ‘Second Chance Christmas’ in which he performed the role of Lawrence.
After that, he got a chance to act his career breakthrough role of Tariq St. Patrick in the American crime drama ‘Power’ (2014) which airs on the ‘Starz’ network. This role Michael portrayed for Four seasons of the series.
On the digital platform, he debuts with the series name “‘Orange Is the New Black’ in which he played the role of Sophia Burset’s son, Michael Burset, who is an American comedy-drama from 2013 to 2015. This role gives him huge appreciation.
In 2018, he was seen in an episode of the YouTube series ‘Shoot Your Shot.’
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