Michael Blackson Biography
Michael Blackson born (Jafari Ferguson) a Ghanaian born American actor and comedian also known as the “The African King of Comedy”. Michael was born in West Africa and moved to the USA when he was 13 years old.
He is a renowned actor and comedian who relocated from Ghana to the United States of America when he was a teenager. He started doing comedy as a teenager and has now established his name as a successful comedian and also an actor after appearing in multiple movies and doing comedy tours.
Michael Blackson Age
Michael was born on November 28, 1972, in Tamale, Ghana.
Michael Blackson Comedy
Born in Ghana, Michael Blackson moved to the USA in 1987. As he approached adulthood it was a friend of his who recommended Michael try to Stand up. They both wrote some material for Michael to perform in the local open mic comedy clubs of Philadelphia. Blackson then ventured to New York and the rest is history in the making.
As a new and up and coming comedian his celebrity comic of admiration is the Great Eddie Murphy, Blackson developed his comedic talent in the unkind comedy clubs of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania beginning in 1992.
Michael has performed in many well-known comedy competitions such as the 1992 USA Comedy Central Tour in Philadelphia, the 1993 Schlitz Malt Liquor Comedy Tour in Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, and the 1996 Urban Comedy Festival in New York City. In 1999-2000 Blackson also competed in the Laffapolooza Comedy Festival in Atlanta and the Bay Area Black Comedy Competition in Oakland, California in 2001.
Michael Blackson Net Worth
Michael has an estimated net worth of $2 million.
Michael Blackson Movies
- One Night in Vegas
- Coming to America
- American Dream
- The House Next door
- Dr Blackson
- The Lick Movie
- Got My Hustle up
- Nobody’s Fool
- Easy Money
- My American Nurse
- Meet the Blacks
- The savages
- Next Friday
- Coming to Africa
- I Got the Hook-Up 2
Michael Blackson Memes
Blackson memes include taking shots at rappers Chief Keef, 2 Chainz (by commentating on Chainz’s robbery and saying that he has one chain), Drake (saying Drake didn’t start from the bottom to the top as he said in his song “Started From The Bottom”) and Rick Ross (also saying that no one could hold Rick Ross back as Ross said in his 2012 song “Hold Me Back” because Ross is too fat, and to put a diet pill in Ross’s drink and he won’t even know it, referencing rapper Rocko’s song U.O.E.N.O. with Ross’s verse saying that he’ll put a molly in a girl’s champagne and she wouldn’t know it) Starring in Oxygen Networks ‘Living with Funny’.
Michael Blackson House
Blackson owns a luxurious house in Delaware. He gave out the news about his new house via his Twitter and let his fans know that he was doing well with all the shows he fills up. Likewise, he reportedly bought a home in his home country of Ghana which also features a recording studio to support up-and-coming comics from the great African nation.
Michael Blackson Height and Weight
Michael stands tall at a height of 6 feet 0 inches (1.84m) with a moderate weight.
Michael Blackson Family
Michael was born in Tamale, Ghana but was raised in the USA after moving there at the age of 13 years. Information about his family is publicly unavailable. We will update this section once this information is available.
Michael Blackson Wife
Michael was in a relationship with his long-time girlfriend “Georgia Reign” who is also an American R&B singer. The couple has been quite on and off their relationship.
He was about to propose to his partner Georgia but the news of him cheating made rounds, and the couple broke up. However, he cleared the news and informed the media that the pictures were from an angry ex-girlfriend and that he was not cheating.
Michael Blackson Children
Michael has three children from his previous relationships, He has a son known as Michael Jr. and also has twins named Niko and Noah. Michael likes to keep his children away from the limelight as many celebrities would.
Michael Blackson Girlfriend
Michael was rumored to be in a relationship with a Kenyan Musician known as Victoria Kimani.