how tall is Mahershala Ali
Mahershala Ali Height
6′ 2″ (188 cm)
Mahershala Ali is an American actor known for his work in both film and television. He was born on February 16, 1974, in Oakland, California, United States.
Biography of Mahershala Ali:
Ali grew up in a devoutly Christian family and was originally named Mahershalalhashbaz after a Biblical prophet. He later shortened his name to Mahershala.
He attended St. Mary’s College of California, where he earned a degree in mass communication. He also played Division I basketball for the school and went on to play professionally in Europe for a short time before deciding to pursue acting.
Ali began his acting career in the late 1990s, appearing in several TV shows such as “NYPD Blue” and “Crossing Jordan.” He also had a recurring role on the hit HBO series “The 4400” and starred in the critically acclaimed drama “The Place Beyond the Pines.”
In 2016, Ali received widespread recognition for his performance in the film “Moonlight,” which earned him an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor. He became the first Muslim actor to win an Oscar. He also won a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Critics’ Choice Award, and a Golden Globe for his role in the film.
Ali continued to work on a variety of projects, including the Marvel series “Luke Cage,” the third season of the anthology series “True Detective,” and the film “Green Book,” which earned him another Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor in 2019.
In addition to his acting work, Ali is also a musician and rapper, having released several albums under the name Prince Ali. He is also an advocate for social justice and has spoken out against discrimination and prejudice in the entertainment industry.
Mahershala Ali is widely regarded as one of the most talented actors of his generation, known for his nuanced and emotional performances. He continues to work on a variety of projects and is considered a role model for his dedication to his craft and his commitment to social justice.