Apart from this, the television roles of Phifer include acting in Brain’s Song, Subway Stories: Tales From the Underground, The Tuskegee Airmen etc.
He has also performed alongside Beyonce Knowles and has started in the movie Carmen: A Hip Hopera.
Phifer walked 40 blocks to get a headshot at a Woolworth's photo booth for the open-call audition.
The novice was surprised when he discovered he'd beat out more than 1,000 other aspiring actors to get the lead role.
Mekhi Phifer was born on December 29th, 1974 in Harlem, NY.
She was married to Mekhi Phifer from 1999 to 2003, and they had one son together, Omikaye. Their relationship didn't last long though, they separated in 2009 and filed for divorce in early 2010.Malinda Williams hasn't been doing much acting as of late, but it's not entirely clear if she's been dating either.Still, people want to know if the actress has a boyfriend.He often attributes his success to his mother's no-nonsense parenting style. Thanks to his mother's work as a schoolteacher, Phifer learned to appreciate his education.He excelled in school, and worked several after-school jobs in addition to his studies.