Who is Anthony Mackie?
Anthony Mackie is a popular American actor and producer. He has starred in many films and television shows. Also, he has appeared in lots of Broadway and Off-Broadway plays, such as ‘Talk,’ ‘Black Bottom,’ ‘McReele,’ ‘Drowning Crow,’ and A Soldier’s Play. He has also been part of HBO television film ‘All the Way’ as Martin Luther King Jr. He is also best known from his movies like ‘Brother to Brother,’ ‘She Hates Me,’ ‘We Are Marshall,’ ‘The Hurt Locker,’ ‘Night Catches Us,’ ‘The Adjustment Bureau,’ ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier,’ ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ and ‘Captain America: Civil War.’ From his acting, he has earned many nominations and awards like Black Reel Award, Gotham Awards, Independent Spirit Awards, and many more.
|Celebrated Name||Anthony Mackie|
|Birth Date||September 23, 1978|
|Birth Place||New Orleans, Louisiana|
|Full Name||Anthony Dwane Mackie|
|Parents||Father: Willie Mackie
Mother: Martha Mackie
|Net Worth||$8 million|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m/178 cm)|
|Weight||79 kgs (174 lbs)|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Anthony Dwane Mackie was born on 23 September 1978 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He was the son of Martha and Willie Mackie, who was a carpenter that owned a roofing business. Besides, he has a brother Calvin Mackie and two sisters Maryanne Holland, Linda Nellie. Presently, he is 41 years old with a Libra sun sign.
Nationality and Physical Stats
Anthony Mackieholds an American nationality. His ethnicity is African-American. Besides this, he has an athletic body type. He stands 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m/178 cm) tall and weighs around 79 kgs (174 lbs). His dark brown eyes color and black hair color reflects his fantastic personality.
Early Life/ Education of Anthony Mackie
Anthony Mackie attended McDonough 35 High School and the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts (NOCCA). He certified from the high school drama program at the North Carolina School of the Arts (NCSA) in 1997. Later, he graduated from The Juilliard School’s Drama Division as a member of Group 30 (1997–2001), which also included actors Tracie Thoms and Lee Pace.
Anthony Mackiefirst appeared on the Off-Broadway play ‘Up Against the Wind’ and played the role of Tupac Shakur. In 2002, he performed in Suzan-Lori Parks’ play titled ‘Top dog/Underdog’ and later on appeared in Carl Hancock Rux’s play ‘Talk.’ After this, he made his big-screen debut’ 8 Mile.’ He was also featured in an episode of ‘Law & Order: Criminal Intent.’ In 2004 he did various films like ‘Brother to Brother,’ ‘The Manchurian Candidate,’ ‘She Hates Me,’ ‘Heaven,’ and ‘Million Dollar Baby.’
Furthermore, he gained name and fame worldwide after his role as Perry in ‘Brother to Brother’ written and directed by Rodney Evans. He was also nominated for various awards for his performance in this movie. Similarly, in the next few years, he was cast in numerous movies like ‘The Man,’ ‘Freedomland,’ ‘Half Nelson,’ ‘Heavens Fall,’ ‘We Are Marshall’, and Crossover. In 2008, Mackie acted in three plays at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts: ‘Fences,’ ‘Black Bottom,’ and ‘Jitney.’ The following year, he appeared in the play ‘The Bacchae’ as well as in the flick ‘The Hurt Locker.’ Then, he was cast as Marcus Washington and Harry Mitchell in the movies’ Night Catches Us’ in 2010 and ‘The Adjustment Bureau’ in 2011, respectively.
Mackie then appeared in several films including ‘Man on a Ledge’ as Mike in 2012, ‘Gangster Squad’ as Coleman Harris, ‘Pain & Gain’ as Adrian Doorbal, ‘The Fifth Estate’ as Sam Coulson and ‘The Inevitable Defeat of Mister & Pete Kris’ as Kris in 2013. Moreover, in 2014 he was cast in the film ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ as Sam Wilson/Falcon. He then again reprised his role as Sam in ‘Captain America: Civil War’ in 2016. In the film, he starred alongside Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian Stan, Don Cheadle, Jeremy Renner, Chadwick Boseman, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Rudd, and Chris Evans. The same year he also featured in the TV movie ‘All the Way.’ Likewise, in 2018 also he reprised his Sam Wilson role in the film ‘Avengers: Infinity War.’
Furthermore, he also voiced in the TV show ‘Animals’ for 2 episodes. He also did the TV show ‘Black Mirror’ as Danny Parker in the ‘Striking Vipers’ episode. Besides acting, he is also a voice actor, he lent his voice in the 2018 video game named ‘NBA 2K19.’ He again reprised his role in the ‘Avengers: Endgame’ in 2019 based on the Marvel Comics superhero team Avengers. He also appeared in ‘Pont Blank’ as Paul booker, ‘Synchronic’ as Steve, and ‘Seberg’ as Hakim Jamal in the same year. Currently, in 2020, we can see him in the movie ‘Banker; as Bernard Garrett. Also, we can see him in the eight episodes of the TV show ‘Altered Carbon’ as Takeshi Kovacs.
Anthony Mackie has won the AAFCA award two times in 2005 and 2017. He earned a nomination in 2015 for Best Supporting Actor for his movie ‘Captain America.’ He has received two ‘Black Reel Award’ for the ‘Best Supporting Actor’ for ‘The Hurt Locker’ and ‘Night Catches Us’ in 2010 and 2011. Likewise, in 2011 he won the Artistic Achievement Award, and in 2008, he won the Gotham Independent Film Award for the film ‘The Hunt Locker.’
Personal Life of Anthony Mackie
Anthony Mackie married his long-time sweetheart Sheletta Chapital in 2014. Moreover, the couple has four children together. However, they separated filing a divorce.Ed
Anthony Mackie joined Twitter in 2011, and his account (@AnthonyMackie) has 1.2 million followers. Likewise, his Instagram account (@anthonymackie) has 219 thousand followers. His verified Facebook page has more than 1 million followers and 129 thousand likes.
Anthony Mackie Net Worth
Anthony Mackie earns from his acting career. He has appeared in numerous films. His primary income comes from working in the entertainment industry. As of 2020, his net worth is approximately $8 million.