Michael Ealy

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Ealy in 2012, photo by Prphotos.com

Birth Name: Michael Brown

Place of Birth: Washington, D.C., U.S.

Date of Birth: August 3, 1973

Ethnicity: African-American

Michael Ealy is an American actor. He is known for starring in the films Barbershop, Think Like a Man, and About Last Night (2014), among many others, and the series Almost Human.

He is known for his distinctive blue eyes.

His parents are both black.

Michael is married to Khatira Rafiqzada, with whom he has two children.


Curious about ethnicity

37 Responses

  1. typepope says:

    “His parents are both black but with his blue eyes, he is often thought as having mixed-race parents.”

    How about showing a picture of his alleged “black parents?”
    Not only are his eyes clear blue, but his bone structure/skin tone is strongly Caucasian leaning, and he looks to be at least 60% European in ancestry.

  2. MettaWorkPlease says:

    He’s simply black. I know a guy from Africa with two black parents and he’s light skinned with blue eyes. Blue eyes are a mutation

    • typepope says:

      Blue eyes are a mutation found nearly exclusively in Caucasian and Caucasian admixed populations.
      Did you miss his European appearing bone structure and facial features?
      I would guess his strong admix is NW European and from the British isles.

  3. Devotion says:

    His parents are both black.

    Doesn’t mean that their parents or great grandparents are black.

  4. ilovecherlloyd says:

    Blacks always like to deny European ancestry because they want to claim European features. Blacks were raped in early history that’s why some look half white. Nobody said he’s not Black. If this guy were to take a DNA test, It would show at least 30% European. Only Europeans can have blue and green eyes, light skin and light hair unless they are albino. I knew Vanessa Williams wasn’t pure black because she has European traits.

    • lelo4 says:

      Middle Easterners can too, especially Levantines and some Iranian groups.

    • AmberShuman says:

      I must say, you are a real life fucking idiot if you think light color eyes is only exclusive to white people. I’m sorry, but you are a real dumb ass & you should most definitely educated yourself before you go talking that kind of bull shit. Why is it that, light color eyes are supposedly only & automatically only exclusive to whites, but dark color eyes aren’t? Dark color just so happens be exclusive to everyone, but light eyes aren’t? LMFAO. Is it because you see more white people with lighter eyes? No. You’re just clearly living under a rock. I constantly see DARK skin black people with light eyes. So please, do your self a favor and shut the hell up. Lmfao, y’all are idiots and highly uneducated. Light eyes are MUTATIONS. Mutations aren’t something only whites can get, you moron. We’re all h6man, we all have the same shit. ANYONE CAN GET THIS MUTATION. Do you know how much FULLY black people in Africa have light eyes? No European ancestry in them at all. Of course not, because you’re an idiot. I’m not saying Micheal Ealy doesn’t have some kind of European ancestry. Because lots of black people have European ancestry, because of slavery & with all the disgusting ass slave owners who sexually abused their slaves. Lots of black people have European ancestry. This is on the fact that you strongly believe light eyes are exclusive to whites only & I’m here to tell you, that’s a load of bull shit.

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