Michael Epps Biography

Michael Epps is a handsome and talented American actor and a formula one racer who is also a basketball player and a dancer. Epps is popularly known globally for playing the role of Jake Taylor in the 2018 series The Chi created by Lena Waithe who is an Emmy Award winner which brought him into the limelight.

Early Life

Michael Epps was born in 1998 but his exact date of birth is not yet known. He was born to his parents whose name remains a secret and was raised was by them in Chicago in the United States of America. As for education, he attended the local high school in the USA after which he attended a college but has not revealed its name. According to his age, he might have graduated or might still be in the last year of his college. As he is still young and has started his acting career, he is assumed to be majoring in the field of theatre and acting.

Michael Epps Career

Michael made his acting debut in 2018 and stepped into the acting industry by playing the role of Taye in the 2012 television series Chicago Fire in which he started appearing after the 2018 season. In 2020, he appeared on a television series is a news and a talk show series which is named Celebrity Page where he appeared as himself and was featured on the 30 minutes episode. He was recently seen on the latest season of the Chi where he played the role of Jake Taylor was premiered on May 23, 2021. He has been appearing in the series since 2018.

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According to IMDB, the series has received 7.4 ratings out of 10. The movie’s shooting started in 2017 in Chicago in Illinois, USA. The series first released on January 7, 2018. Michael is also expected in the next season of the series. He has won 2 Black reel Awards for Television awards in 2018 and 2019 for his work in The Chi and has also won 13 nominations for his acts.

Michael Epps Biography

Real Name Michael Epps
Birth Date 2000s
Age (as of 2021) 15 Years
Birth Place Virginia, USA
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Religion Christianity
Sun sign

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 7” – in Centimeters – 170 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 52 kg  –  in Pounds –  114 lbs (Approx.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Black
Body Type Slim





Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Who is his Girlfriend? Not Known

Personal Life

As for his dating history, Michael is still young and focusing on his acting career. He wants to concentrate on his movies and series and get settled before getting into a relationship or starting a new family. Mike is expected to update his fans about his relationship through his social media account.

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Michael Epps Net Worth

Michael earns an estimated net worth of $ 5 hundred thousand USD. His main source of income for earning this huge source is his job as an actor. He earns some money through it as he has not yet worked much in the theatre industry. He is still into his career so he is expected to earn more after appearing in his upcoming works.


  • The Chi played a huge role in making Michael rise to fame.
  • Though Michael is famous, he is not confident, as he is black.
  • Michael is known to have an Instagram and Twitter account for his social media updates.
  • Though Michael is quite famous, he has not yet been featured on Wikipedia.
  • Michael is also a music star.
  • Michael made his singing debut by releasing a single called “Drip” in 2019.

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