Jaleel White is a well-known actor from America who is best known for portraying Steve Urkel in the television series ‘Family Matters’ on ABC and CBS. He has lent his voice for the animated series ‘Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog’, ‘Sonic Underground,’ and ‘Sonic (SatAM).’
White has also appeared in many films like ‘Dreamgirls,’ ‘Dumbbells,’ ‘Green Flash,’ ‘Kissing Cousins’, and ‘Our Friend, Martin.’ Now let’s have a close look on Jaleel White’s net worth in 2019.
Jaleel Ahmed White was born on November 27, 1976, in Culver City, California to his parents Gail White and Michael White.
He completed his schooling at South Pasadena High School and has also attended the John Marshall Fundamental High School. In 2001, he completed his graduation from the University of California in Los Angeles.
Jaleel White was in a relationship with Bridget Hardy from 2006 to 2009. They also have a daughter named Samaya, who was born in 2009.
He began acting since he was a child and began to appear in commercials from the age of three. He has also appeared in a commercial alongside Bill Cosby in Jell-O pudding pops. His mother currently serves as his manager.
Jaleel White began his career as a child actor, and at the age of three, he appeared in an episode of ‘The Jeffersons’ in 1984. In the same year, he was seen in the TV movie ‘Silence of the Heart.’ This was followed by appearing in ‘Kiss Don’t Tell.’
In 1985, he was seen in ‘Charlie & Co..’ He has guest appeared on several other television shows. In 1989, White became a cast of the television show ‘Family Matters.’ He appeared, and executive produced ‘Fake It Till You Make It’ in 2010. In 2012, he became the host of ‘Total Blackout.’
White’s other television credits are ‘The Problem Solverz,’ ‘Meego,’ ‘Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog,’ ‘Camp Cucamonga,’ ‘Drunk History,’ and ‘Me, Myself & I.’ He has also voiced the web series ‘SuperF*ckers.’ The actor has appeared on UPN’s ‘Grown Ups.’
He made his film debut by appearing in the 1999 movie ‘Our Friend, Martin.’ Prior to this, he voiced in the film ‘Quest for Camelot’. In 2006, Jaleel White was seen in the film ‘Who Made the Potatoe Salad?’. In 2008, he appeared in the films ‘Green Flash’ and ‘Kissing Cousins.’
His other film credits include ‘Mega Shark Versus Crocosaurus,’ ‘Rhymes with Banana,’ ‘Sonic,’ ‘The Wrong Woman,’ ‘Dumbbells,’ ‘Santa Con,’ ‘Mommy I Didn’t Do It,’ and ‘The Preachers Son.’
Awards & Achievements
In 1996, Jaleel White was nominated for the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards for his role in ‘Family Matters.’ He has won the NAACP Image Awards three times in his career. He is also the winner of the 1991 Young Artist Award.
Net Worth of Jaleel White
Jaleel White has an estimated net worth of more than $10 million. He has been active in his career since he was three years old and has appeared in many television shows and films. He has done many voice acting and has also appeared in many commercials. Jaleel White has appeared in many hit shows in the entertainment industry. He has also appeared in web series and has lent his voice for the video game ‘Sonic Generations’ in 2011. He has appeared in a total of 204 episodes of ‘Family Matters.’
Jaleel White is considered one of the most popular actors in the world. He is an avid fan of basketball and has played for a charity event with Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson. His shows have been loved by people across the globe, and his talent for voice has been admired by many. He is one of the best comedy actors in the world. He also had a role in “Charlie and Company,” but it got canceled.