Michael Taliferro Age, Wiki, Biography, Wife, Height in feet, Weight, Death Reason & Many More

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Michael “Bear” Taliferro, also known as Michael Taliferro, was an American film and television actor, sportsman, and singer. He is one of the best-known actors who rose to fame for his amazing roles in Bad Boys (1995), Life, and The Replacements (2000). Michael was a popular actor who knew how to deal with different characters. He also made guest appearances on The Jamie Foxx Show, Martin, and The Parkers. Michael Taliferro was an amazing actor who tried his best in every character. He appeared in several television shows and movies, including Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit (1993), Bad Boys (1995), Armageddon (1998), The Replacements (2000), and many more. 

Michael Taliferro was born on August 23, 1961, in Fort Worth, Texas, U.S. He was born and raised in Fort Worth, Texas alongside his older brother, James Waldon Taliferro (b. 1961), and three sisters, Olga, Cheryl, and Kiara Taliferro. Michael had attended Texas Christian University. In his life, he never got married but was engaged to Cathey L. Tyree, and they had four children: Antonio, Miya, Milik, and Brandon. Taliferro died on May 4, 2006, in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 44. The cause of death was a stroke. He was interred at Spring Hill Cemetery in Brooksville, Florida.

Talking about his acting career, Michael made his first television debut in the 1993 film Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit, where he played the role of a security guard as Michael “Bear” Taliferro. He also made appearances in the films Bad Boys, Life, Half Past Dead, Ride or Die, You Got Served, and Blue Hill Avenue. In 2006, he completed filming “A Day in the Life” before his death that May. Taliferro also directed Steppin: The Movie, which was completed in 2007.

NameMichael “Bear” Taliferro
Know as Michael Taliferro
Nick NameBig Bear
ProfessionActor, Singer, Sports Person
Date of BirthAugust 23, 1961
Died onMay 4, 2006
Place of RestLos Angeles, California, U.S.
Age44 at the time of death
Birth PlaceFort Worth, Texas, U.S
NationalityAmerican
HometownLos Angeles, California, U.S.
SchoolLocal Christian school
CollageTexas Christian University. 
Debut1993- Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit
ReligionChristian
Zodiac SignN/A

Michael Taliferro Career

Michael Taliferro was a famous American Actor, Singer, and Sportsperson. He is an active player who is known for his intimidating stature, Taliferro was signed by the Washington Redskins in 1984, followed by two seasons in the USFL with the Denver Gold in 1985 and the Arizona Outlaws in 1986, finishing his career with the British Columbia Lions in the Canadian Football League the following year.

As an actor, his first film appearance was in the 1993 film Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit, where he played the role of a security guard. He also made appearances in the films Bad Boys, Life, Half Past Dead, Ride or Die, You Got Served and Blue Hill Avenue. In 2006, he completed filming “A Day in the Life” before his death that May. Taliferro also directed Steppin: The Movie, which was completed in 2007.

Michael Taliferro Films

Year
TitleRole
1993Sister Act 2: Back in the HabitSecurity Guard
1995Bad BoysBlack Carjacker
1996A Thin Line Between Love and Hate
Misfit Patrol
Club Security #1
Bear & Cub Band
1998ArmageddonRoughneck #2
1999LifeGoldmouth
2000The ReplacementsAndré Jackson
2001Blue Hill AvenueSimon
2002Half Past DeadLittle Joe
2003Rude Boy: The Jamaican Don
Ride or Die
Biggs
B Free
2004You Got ServedEmerald
2009A Day in the LifeBrian Smith
Michael Taliferro Television Shows
YearTitleRole
1994Witch HuntZombie
1996The Drew Carey Show
The Jamie Foxx Show
Delivery Man #1
Wide Clyde
3 episodes
1997MartinHammer
2000Arli$$Otis
2002The ParkersKyle

Michael Taliferro Family 

Taliferro was born in Fort Worth, Texas. He has an older brother, James Waldon Taliferro (b. 1961), and three sisters, Olga, Cheryl, and Kiara Taliferro.

Father Name N/A
Mother Name N/A
Brother James Waldon Taliferro (Older Brother )
Sister Olga, Cheryl and Kiara Taliferro.
Husband / Wife N/A

Michael Taliferro Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Michael Taliferro never married but was engaged to Cathey L. Tyree and had four children: Antonio, Miya, Milik and Brandon. Taliferro died on May 4, 2006, in Los Angeles, California, at the age of 44

Marital Status Engaged
Affairs / Girlfriend 
Cathey L. Tyree
Wife/ Spouse N/A
Marriage date N/A
Marriage Place N/A
ChildrenAntonio, Miya, Milik and Brandon

Michael Taliferro Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 165 cm
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
WeightIn Kilogram- 150 Kg
In Pounds – 1150 lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Michael Taliferro Favourite 

Favourite  Actor N/A
Favourite Actress N/A
Favourite Song N/A
Favourite Movie N/A
Favourite CuisineN/A
Favourite Color Red, White, Blue
Favourite Sport N/A
Favourite Destination N/A

Michael Taliferro Education 

School Local Christian school
Collage Texas Christian University. 
Educational Qualification Graduate

Michael Taliferro Net Worth

Net Worth$ 1 Million Doller
SalaryN/A
Income SourceActing
Car CollectionN/A

Some Unknown facts about Michael Taliferro

  • Michael Taliferro was a famous American Actor, Singer, and Sportsperson.
  • He starred in the films Armageddon and Bad Boys, which were both directed by Michael Bay.
  • He was signed by the professional football team the Washington Redskins but retired from football in 1987.
  • He appeared in 3 episodes of The Jamie Foxx Show in 1996.
  • He grew up with an older brother and two sisters. He had four children of his own.
  • He starred in the 1999 film Life with Eddie Murphy.
  • He was interred at Spring Hill Cemetery in Brooksville, Florida.
Michael Taliferro grave

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