Mike Randal Colter is an American actor. Most of the movies played by Mike are filmed in Marvel Cinematic Universe. Colter’s journey in the film industry began in the film Million Dollar Baby in which his character was a boxer Big Willie Little. 

Cotler has played many movies till now in which most of them have reached the top. Some of his movies are “Extinction” in 2018, “Marvel’s The Defenders” in 2017, “Jessica Jones” in 2015, and many more. His latest movies are “Fatale” and “I’m Charlie Walker,” both from 2020.

Quick Info
Full NameMike Randal Colter
Date of BirthAugust 26, 1976
Birth PlaceColumbia, South Carolina, United States
ParentsMr. Eddie Lee Colter Sr., Mrs. Colter
Spouse/Partners Iva Colter
Net worth$2 Million

Early Life and Bio

Mike Colter was born on 1976 August 26th in Columbia, South Carolina. He has one sibling, his brother Eddie Lee Colter Jr. He lives in a joint family with his parents, Mr. Eddie Lee Colter Sr. and Mrs. Colter, Grandmother, his aunt Mary Alice Davis brother.

He completed his high school in Calhoun County High School. After spending a year in Benedict College, He got a degree in theatre in 1999 at the University of South Carolina. Later, he also got an MFA degree in acting from “Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Arts.”

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Nationality and Physical Stats

Mike Colter is 6’3” Tall, weighing 94 KG. He has a chest of 45 inches, a waist of 36 inches, and a biceps of 16 inches. He has Brown eyes with black hair. He is an American by Nationality. The zodiac sign Colter is Virgo.


Movies and TV Series

There are several movies played by him, the debut movie as a minor role was in “Million Dollar Baby” as the boxer Big Willie Little. Later on, he played in various films such as “Extinction,” “Before You know it,” “Breakthrough,” “Men in Black 3”, “America is still the place.” 

Some television series that he has played are “Luke Cage,” “The Defenders,” “American Dad!”, “Evil,” “The Good Fight,” “Agent X,” “The Good Wife.”

He even played the voice role in the video games “Halo: The Master Chief Collection” “Halo 5: Guardians”. 

Salt (Movie)

This is an American action thriller movie from 2010. The movie is directed by Phillip Noyce and written by Kurt Wimmer. The stars in the movie are Angelina Jolie, Live Schreiber, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Andre Braugher. 

He has represented himself as “CIA Tactical Leader.”

The movie’s budget was $110 Million, and the box office income was $293.5 Million.

The IMDb rating of the movie is 6.4/10.

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Luke Cage (TV Series)

“Marvel’s Luke Cage” is an American tv series based on the Marvel Comics Character from September 30, 2016, till June 22, 2018. The genre of the series is action, drama, neo-blaxploitation, neo-western, and Superhero. The stars in the series are Mike Colter, Mahershala Ali, Simone Missick, Theo Rossi, Erik LaRay Harvey, Rosario Dawson, Alfre Woodard, Gabrielle Dennis, Mustafa Shakir, Jessica Henwick, Finn Jones, and Stephen Rider.

In the series, Colter has cast Luke Cage, the leading role of the series.

The IMDB rating of the movie is 7.3/10.

Awards and Achievements

There are various awards and nominations achieved by him some of the best ones are “Saturn Awards,” nominated once, “Black Reel Awards for television” nominated twice, “Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards,” “Critics Choice Super Awards” nominated once, “Image Awards” nominated twice, and “MTV Movie +TV Awards” nominated once. 

Personal Life: Wife and Children

Mike Colter was married to Iva Colter in 2002. Later on, he also revealed in a show, “The Wendy Williams Show,” that the couple had a Nigella daughter. Many sources say about his early days of meeting his wife, although he has not confirmed and revealed yet. However, he lives a happy family with his wife and daughter.

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What is Mike Colter’s Net worth?

The Net worth of Mike Colter is estimated to be  $2 Million. He is a versatile actor in television series as well as Hollywood movies. There are a lot of fans of him following his path. He stays in Los Angeles with his happy family. 

Social Media Presence

Like social media, Mike Colter has 325K + followers on Instagram. He stays updated in the social media context. He tweets about some of the important issues as well. He promotes his movies on his social media platforms.


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