|Real Name||Malcolm Michael Mays.|
|In Limelight||Power Book III: Raising Kanan.|
|Birth Date||February 14, 1990.|
|Birth Place||South Los Angeles.|
|Weight||Kg: 78kg. |
Pounds: 171 lbs.
|Height||In feet: 5' 9".|
In centimeters: 175 cm.
In meters: 1.75 m.
Power Book III: Raising Kanan (2021).
|Movies||Open Door (2005).|
Convicted for Life (2006).
On the Run (2010).
Life of a King (2013).
The Graduate (2014).
Love Is All You Need? (2016).
Meat Puppet: The Filmed Experience (2017).
The Day Shall Come (2019).
A Backyard in Baldwin Hills (2021).
|Net worth||1.87 Million USD.|
Malcolm Michael Mays, aka Malcolm Mays (born February 14, 1990, age:32), is a versatile American artist because apart from being an actor, he is a musician and filmmaker. Even though he entered the Hollywood industry as a producer and director, however from 2021 onwards, Malcolm fans recognize him for his role as Lou Lou in Starz’s ongoing series “Power Book III Rising Kanan.”
Power Book III Raising Kanan is not his first major project because, before that, Malcolm first came into the spotlight after getting the chance to play the character of “Kevin Hamilton” in the American crime drama series “Snowfall.”
No doubt, today, Malcolm is known for his roles in series like “Rebel,” “Snowfall,” “Them,” Power Book III: Raising Kanan,” and “Love Is All You Need?” but his journey to stardom was not simple, that’s why we tried to cover everything about Mays in this article.
Malcolm Mays Early life
Malcolm Michael Mays, whom people call today Malcolm Mays, a stunning actor, was born on February 14, 1990, to his beautiful mother and father in South Los Angeles, his mother worked in the business and charitable sectors, and his father was a former football coach, but he has kept their names secret from the general public.
When Mays was in the growing stage, It was tough for him growing up in South Los Angeles because being in the 90s Mexican gangs were just out there, ready to shoot any Black male in a white tee. Due to this, he went through a total of 5 different schools.
As we all know, he is the nephew of an American gang member Stanley “Tookie” Williams, an American gang member, but Malcolm never thought to go on the wrong path, all thanks to his mother, who always guided him.
Malcolm had a fond for acting since childhood; that’s why he started doing theater as a kid and even tried to get on TV and film, and one day, his mother encouraged him to start writing scripts for himself.
Since that day, Mays started writing his own stuff, he tried to write a theater play and published some poetry, and when Malcolm was 15 years old, he made a short film called “Open Door,” for which he won an award at the International LA film festival.
The creative executive at Martin Campbell’s production company loved his film so much that he was offered to work as a summer intern for Sony. Kodak Films and Denzel Washington all played essential roles in helping Mays to produce and direct many of his short films. A few are “Trouble” and “The Division,” which was based on a rapper in Los Angeles.
Malcolm Mays’s career in Flim
When Malcolm ended his education at “University High School” and enrolled himself in a program to meet agents organized by United Talent Agency, at that time, Mays thought it was just like a simple résumé-builder program, but he had no idea he would meet his acting agent here. Howie Sanders ended up becoming his mentor/agent.
After signing a contract with “Howie Sanders,” Mays began his performing journey by working in “On the Run” short film in 2010, and from there, he got featured in “Life of a King,” “The Graduate,” “Southpaw,” and “H8RZ,” but in between that time he launched his another short film “Covers” in 2015.
Malcolm Mays Q&A
Ques: How old is Malcolm Mays?
Ans: He is 32 years old (born February 14, 1990)
Ques: What’s Malcolm Mays’s role in “Power Book III: Raising Kanan”?
Ans: He plays the role of Lou Lou.
Ques: What is Malcolm Mays’s height?
Ans: Mays height is 5 Feet 9 Inches.
Ques: What musical instruments can Malcolm Mays play?
Ans: He can play the keyboard, guitar, sampler, and piano.
Ques: What is Malcolm Mays’s favorite music genre?
Ans: Hip Hop.
Ques: What’s Malcolm Mays’s net worth?
Ans: 1.87 Million USD.