Michael K Williams Age, Height, Family, Net Worth, Biography & More

Michael K Williams age was 54 years and was born on November 22, 1966 ( as in 2021 at the time of death) in Flatbush, he was an American actor. He was attended Technical Education High Schoo and George Westinghouse Career. His father’s name is Booker T. Williams and his mother was Bahamian from Nassau.

Michael K. Williams Bio/wiki

Name Michael K Williams
Real NameMichael Kenneth Williams
Profession Actor
Physical Stats
Michael K Williams’s Height In centimeter- 178 cm 
In Meter – 1.78m
In feet inches- 5′ 10
WeightNot Known
Eye colorBlack
Hair colorBlack
Personal Life
Date of birth November 22, 1966
Michael K Williams’s Age 54 Years (as in 2021 at the time of death)
Birthplace Flatbush, New York, United States
Zodiac sign Sagittarius
Nationality American
Home town Flatbush, New York, United States
School George Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School
College/university Not known
Educational Not known
Date of DeathSeptember 6, 2021
Death At Age54 Years
Death PlaceWilliamsburg, New York, United States
Cause of DeathAccording to reportedly being investigated as a drug overdose
Family member
Marital statusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendTasha Smith (Ex-girlfriend)
Michael K Williams’s WifeNot Known
ChildrenElijah Williams
Parents Father- Booker T. Williams
Mother- Name not known
Salary Not Known
Michael K Williams’s Net worth$5 million.

Michael Kenneth Williams was found dead in his apartment 

Michael K Williams

Michael K Williams is found dead in his own apartment, New York at age 54, according to the source it is because of an overdose of drugs. but the real report is yet to come. Williams was struggling with drugs and consume a lot. He was a popular American Actor who had done many series and movies. He was playing Omar Little on the HBO drama series The Wire. on the HBO series Boardwalk Empire he was playing Albert “Chalky”. He was also famous for Jack Ghee husband of Bessie Smith.

In a Biopic of Bessie. He also appeared in movies where he acted in a supporting role and the series and movies ae The Road, Inherent Vice, The Night Of, Gone Baby Gone, 12 Year a Slave, When We Rise, When They See Us, and Hap Leonard. These are the movies and series where Michael K Williams acted as supporting role and in reward of that, he received five Primetime Emmy Award nominations three times for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series Or movies and one for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama.  

Michael K Williams got recognition and fame as an actor when he played the portrayal of Omar Little In The Wire, which was filmed in 2002 and the character was based on Donnie Andrews. For this role, Williams gave just one audition and he got selected for the role. It was informed to Williams that this character will be there for seven episodes and at the end of the season, this character will die.

Career Building

Michael K Williams

Michael K Williams was working in a Pharmaceuticals company names Pfizer but he got inspired by Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation in 1814 and after that, he left his schooling and his job against his family’s will and started his career as a dancer. When he started his career as a dancer he was homeless.

Michael K Williams went to record labels and dance studios to get some work. He got a job as a background dancer with singer Kym Sims, and this lead him to get more work and got more appearances as a dancer in any music videos. He also got some modeling skills being with George Michael and Madonna. In 1994 he choreographed Crystal Wasters “100% Pure Love”.

Williams had a fight in a bar on his 25th birthday, Jamaica Avenue New York which resulted in getting a facial scar, in which he was slashed with a razor blade and got this mark. And this scar became his signature feature which was used for his music videos.


On 6th Sep 2021 Morning Williams was found dead in his Williamsburg, Brooklyn penthouse by his nephew. According to the report, the cause of death is under-investigated and also they discovered drugs paraphernalia in his penthouse and said it can be because of an overdose of drugs.

Personal Life

Michael K Williams was unmarried but was in a relationship with ex-Girlfriend actor Tasha Smith, she was known for her best role in “Why did I Married” Tasha made the relationship public when she updated a photo of themselves along with statement baby called him the love of her life “nothing make me happier” the love of my life @bkbmg this man give goosebumps to me. 

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