Michael Rapaport Biography
A native of New York City, U.S. Michael Rapaport is an American actor and comedian. Beginning his career in the early 1990s, he has made more than 100 appearances in the film as well as television.
His film roles include True Romance (1993), Higher Learning (1995), Metro (1997), Cop Land (1997), Deep Blue Sea (1999), The 6th Day (2000), Dr. Dolittle 2 (2001), Big Fan (2009) as well as The Heat (2013).
Michael Rapaport Age
Rapaport is 51 years old as 2021, he was born on March 20, 1970 in New York City, U.S.
Michael Rapaport Height
Rapaport stands at a height 6 feet 2 inches.
Michael Rapaport Young
Rapaport was born and raised in New York City, the son of June Brody, a New York radio personality, and David Rapaport, a radio executive who was the general manager of the All-Disco format at New York radio station WKTU Disco 92.
Michael Rapaport Family
Rapaport was born to her mother June Brody, a New York radio personality, and father David Rapaport, a radio executive who was the general manager of the All-Disco format at New York radio station WKTU Disco 92.
Michael Rapaport Siblings
Rapaport has a brother called Eric Rapaport and an older half-sister called Claudia Lonow (née Rapaport) via his father’s prior marriage. After his parents divorced, Rapaport’s mother married comic Mark Lonow, who owned The Improv with Budd Friedman.
Rapaport grew up on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, near 70th Street and York Avenue. He is Ashkenazi Jewish; his family is originally from Poland and Russia.
Michael Rapaport Wife
Rapaport is married to writer and producer Nichole Beattie. The couple married in 2000. They have two sons. They divorced in 2007. In the year 2005, Rapaport wrote an article for Jane magazine about having to evict the actress Natasha Lyonne from a property he was renting to her during a period of heavy drug use on her part. The two have since reconciled and remain friends.
In the yeay 2016, Rapaport married his long time girlfriend, actress Kebe Dunn. In June 2018, Rapaport, while on an American Airlines flight from Houston to Los Angeles, stopped another passenger from opening an emergency door mid-flight.
Michael Rapaport Kids
Rapaport and producer Nichole Beattie have two sons.
Michael Rapaport Education
Rapaport studiedd at Erasmus Hall High School in the 1980s but was expelled, although he went back and graduated from Martin Luther King High School in New York City.
Michael Rapaport Prison Break
Michael fourth season of the Fox serial drama Prison Break (2008–2009)
Michael Rapaport Justified
Rapaport appeared as a guest in the fifth season of the FX series Justified as villain Daryl Crowe Jr, kingpin of the Crowe family.
Michael Rapaport Net Worth
Rapaport earns his wealth from his career as an actor, director, producer, writer, and comedian . He has has an estimated net worth of $8 million dollars as of 2022.
Michael Rapaport Career
In the year 1989, Rapaport moved to Los Angeles, California when he was 19 years old to try to become a stand-up comic. Rapaport’s stepfather, comic Mark Lonow, who owned The Improv with Budd Friedman, helped him get into the stand-up world. He did that for three years. His big break in acting was on the TV series China Beach.
Rapaport had a recurring role in My Name Is Earl as Frank, a convict Earl reunites with in prison. His character was the reason for many of the things in Earl’s life, such as indirectly giving Earl his trailer and El Camino after a botched robbery with his partner, Paco. He played one of the main characters in the season four of Prison Break as Homeland Security Agent Don Self.
In October 2008, Rapaport announced that he was directing a documentary about hip hop act A Tribe Called Quest. The film, Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest, was released in 2011 and received mostly positive reviews.
Rapaport guest starred in the fifth season of the FX series Justified as villain Daryl Crowe Jr, kingpin of the Crowe family. On February 12, 2010, Rapaport participated in the NBA All-Star Weekend’s Celebrity Game and was named the MVP because of his defense on football player Terrell Owens, the MVP of the last two Celebrity Games, despite scoring just four points and having only a single rebound.
On April 17, 2014, an ESPN 30 for 30 film he directed premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival. The film was about the 1970s championship-winning New York Knicks led by Earl Monroe, Walt Frazier, and Willis Reed.
Rapaport is an occasional guest on the Howard Stern Show on Sirius Satellite Radio, especially when he participates in the staff’s fantasy football pool. Rapaport hosts the I Am Rapaport Stereo Podcast on the CBS Local radio network with childhood friend Gerald Moody.
Other podcasts that Rapaport has appeared on include The Monday Morning Podcast with Bill Burr, Mailtime and Pardon My Take by Barstool Sports,The Adam Carolla Show, The Fighter and The Kid, Unqualified, The Bill Simmons Podcast and its predecessor, The BS Report; The Chive Podcast, WTF with Marc Maron, His & Hers Podcast, Cari Champion’s Podcast, The Joey Boots Show, The Dirty Sports Podcast and more.
On June 19, 2017, Rapaport reported on Twitter that he would be joining the popular sports satire website Barstool Sports where he will be a correspondent for the podcast Pardon My Take. On February 18, 2018, Rapaport was fired from Barstool Sports after making a rude comment toward their fan base.
Rapaport is a reporter for Fox Sports, covering the BIG3 basketball league formed by Ice Cube. He is also the narrator of the WWE 365 series on WWE Network.
Michael Rapaport Tv Shows
- Atypical 2017 – 2021
- Friends 1994 – 2004
- Prison Break 2005 – 2017
- The War at Home 2005 – 2007
- Justified 2010 – 2015
- The Big Bang Theory 2007 – 2019
- Boston Public 2000 – 2005
- The New Edition Story 2017
- Pound Puppies 2010 – 2013
- The Boo Crew Since 2006
- Public Morals 2015
- White Famous 2017
- Conflicted Since 2021
- Law & Order: Special Victims Unit Since 1999
- Louie 2010 – 2015
- China Beach 1988 – 1991
- The Mob Doctor 2012 – 2013
- Raising Hope 2010 – 2014
- Accidentally on Purpose 2009 – 2010
- Texas Rising 2015
- Crisis in Six Scenes 2016
- Night Visions 2001 – 2002
- FREE SHOWTIME: 100% Julian Edelman: Free TVMA 365 (FREE DOCUMENTARY) (TVMA) Celebrity Adventures Since 2001
- Juliette Lewis: Hard Lovin’ Woman Since 2017
- Public Morals Türkçe Dublaj Big Fan The Line (US) Since 2010
- Middle Ages 1992
- Atypical Türkçe Dublaj Life and Beth Since 2022
- Last Questions Prison Break Türkçe Dublaj Still Laugh-In: The Stars Celebrate Since 2019 2
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