Mike White Biography, Age, Height, Family, Actor/Producer/Writer, Movies, Acting Credits, Kids

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Mike White Biography

Mike White (Michael Christopher White) is an American writer, actor, and producer born on June 28, 1970, in Pasadena, California, United States. He is famously known for his role in films and Tv shows and winner of the Independent Spirit John Cassavetes Award for Chuck & Buck.

Mike White Age

Mike White was born on June 28, 1970 (he is 48 years old as of 2018)

Mike White Height

Mike White stands at a height of 1.75 m.

Mike White Net worth

Mike White has an estimated net worth of $4 million.
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Mike White Family

Mike White was born to Lyla Lee (mother) and Reverend Dr. Mel White (James Melville White) (father) his father is a clergyman and author. He served as a member of the Evangelical Protestant movement from the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s, he involved himself in writing film and television specials and ghostwriting auto-biographies for televangelists such as Jerry Falwell, Pat Robertson, and Billy Graham. After years of writing for the Christian right, he came out as gay in 1994 and devoted himself full-time to minister to lesbians, gays, bisexuals, and transgender people, also writing extensively on the subject of gay Christians.

Mike White Wife

Mike White married Kira White and they were blessed with four children.

Mike White Kids

Mike White kids are Rylee White (daughter), Collin White (son), Keegan White (son) and Maggie White (daughter)

Mike White Education

Mike White attended Polytechnic School and later to Wesleyan University.

Mike White Actor/Producer/Writer

Mike White was a writer and producer on Dawson’s Creek, Freaks, Geeks he wrote and acted in the films of Chuck & Buck, The Good Girl, Orange County, School of Rock and Nacho Libre. He had a role in the 2004 remake of The Stepford Wives and the 2008 film Smother. Chuck & Buck was named the best film of 2000 by Entertainment Weekly. In an interview with The New York Times, Jeff Bridges called White’s performance in Chuck and Buck “the performance of the decade”.
He frequently collaborates with actor-writer Jack Black on films. Together they formed the production company Black and White, which closed in 2006. He is not a fan of classic rock, but he wrote School of Rock specifically so Black could perform his own favorite rock music. He made his directorial debut with the self-penned Year of the Dog at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival. White is a vegan animal rights supporter and received an award from animal rights group PETA for Year of the Dog, which was also the third screenplay of White’s to be nominated for Best Screenplay at the Independent Film Awards. (He won for The Good Girl.)
He was a member of the US Dramatic Jury at the 2009 Sundance Film Festival. Laura Dern brought him into a project with HBO which became the series Enlightened that premiered on October 10, 2011. White himself had suffered an on-the-job meltdown while running an earlier television series and incorporated elements of that experience into the new series’ plot. Dern’s character Amy Jellicoe goes to a Hawaiian retreat after her meltdown and is introduced to meditation, echoing to a degree White’s own exploration of Buddhist meditation, and the character Jellicoe tries to continue the discipline as she resumes her working life. He wrote the pilot and all the episodes in the first and second seasons. He co-wrote the screenplay for the computer-animated film The Emoji Movie, for which he received a Golden Raspberry Award.

Mike White amazing grace

He appeared on the fourteenth season of The Amazing Race along with his father Mel. They lasted for seven legs before being eliminated in sixth place in Phuket, Thailand. Mel and Mike returned to compete in The Amazing Race: Unfinished Business, where they were the second team eliminated in Tokyo, Japan.
He was a contestant on Survivor: David vs. Goliath, as a member of the Goliath tribe, then to reshuffled Jabeni tribe and the merged Kalokalo tribe. He made it to Day 39 and received three jury votes, finishing in second place behind the winner Nick Wilson. He had been a big fan of the show, because of his connections that had developed in a friendship with the show’s host Jeff Probst, he also provided the host suggestions towards improving the show. At some point, White decided to start trying out to be a participant of the show, but he failed to be picked over what he believed was a concern of having “sloppy seconds” from other reality television programs. White noted that once he was selected, he had had no other conversations with Probst until the game was concluded.

Mike White Movies

  • The Stepford Wives 2004
  • The Fast and the Furious 2001
  • school of rock 2003
  • Brad’s Status 2017
  • Nacho Libre 2006
  • Chuck and Buck 2000
  • The Emoji Movie 2017
  • The Good Girl 2002
  • Beatriz at Dinner 2017
  • Pitch Perfect 3 2017
  • Year of the Dog 2007
  • Orange County (film) 2002
  • Gentlemen Broncos 2009
  • The D Train 2015
  • Dead Man on Campus 1998
  • The One and Only Ivan (film)
  • Magic, Magic 2013
  • Smother 2008
  • Star Maps 1997
  • Welcome to California 2005
  • Ride 2014
  • Assault on Devil’s Island 1997

Mike White Acting Credits

  • Chuck & Buck (2000)
  • Orange County (2002)
  • The Good Girl (2002)
  • School of Rock (2003)
  • The Stepford Wives (2004)
  • Pushing Daisies (2008) (TV)
  • Smother (2008)
  • Gentlemen Broncos (2009)
  • Zombieland (2009)
  • Enlightened (2011–2013) (TV)
  • Ride (2014)
  • The D Train (2015)

Mike White Producing credits 

  • Nacho Libre (2006)
  • Year of the Dog (2007)
  • Gentlemen Broncos (2009)
  • Magic Magic (2013)
  • The D Train (2015)

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