Mike Colter
Mike Colter
Celebrated Name: Mike Colter
Real Name/Full Name: Mike Randal Colter
Gender: Male
Age: 47 years old
Birth Date: 26 August 1976
Birth Place: Columbia, South Carolina, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.91 m
Weight: 93 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Iva Colter
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Naiella Colter)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Mike Colter Gay? No
Profession: Actor
Salary: $922.37 per day
Net Worth in 2024: $4 Million
Last Updated: June 2024

Mike Randal Colter, or simply Mike Colter, is an American actor best known for his character Luke Cage in Marvel’s series of the same name. The series ran in the OTT platform from 2016 to 2018. He has done other series like Jessica Jones and The Defenders by the Marvel Universe. He has done major roles in other TV series as well. He has also starred in several movies.

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Early Life & Biography

Mike Colter was born in Columbia, South Carolina, in the United States on 26 August 1976. He is currently 45 years old. He is the youngest child out of four children born to Freddie Marion and Eddie Lee. He spent his childhood and grew up in St. Matthews in South Carolina.

He completed his high school at Calhoun County High School. Mike started his college at Benedict College and later transferred to the University Of South Carolina and graduated from the university in the year 1999. He completed his acting education from Mason Gross School of the Arts.

His teachers were well-known actors named Maggie Flanigan and William Esper. When he was eight years old, he decided to become an actor after he saw the movie The Soldier’s Story. The movie depicted an American soldier’s life, and he was quite impressed by that.

He began his acting journey by becoming the President of his school’s drama club. He started working as an actor in LA but later moved to NYC for his TV series ER and The Parkers. This is how he began rising towards his stardom.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 26 August 1976, Mike Colter is 47 years old as of today’s date 16th June 2024. His height is 1.91 m tall, and weight is 93 kg.

Personal Life

Mike Randal Colter was married to Iva Colter, a Netflix executive, in 2016. Iva and Colter met at Rutgers University in New Jersey. They had a daughter named Naiella Colter earlier when they got married. They have another daughter whose name is not known. He is the fourth child of Mr. and Mrs. Eddie Lee Colter.

Mike Colter And His Wife
Mike Colter And His Wife

He was born and spent his childhood in Columbia of South Carolina, in the States. He started living in Los Angeles as an actor but later moved to New York City. Currently, he is living in Los Angeles with his wife and daughter. His hometown is Columbia, where his parents live.


Mike Colter started his professional career as an actor with Boxer Big Willie Little in the movie Million Dollar Baby. He starred in Law and Order: Trial by the jury, ER, The Good Wife, Law, and Order: The Criminal Intent and The Parkers, and more TV movies. He appeared in a side role in the series Ringer. He played the role of Agent J’s father in Men In Black 3 in the year 2012. Mike also played the character of Luke in the movie The Defenders.


He has done movies like Extinction, Brooklyn Lobster, Zero Dark Thirty, And Then Came Love, Salt, Skin, Before you know it, Breakthrough, Black and Blue, I am Charlie Walker, Fatale, South of Heaven and America is still the place. Apart from this, he has done several other TV and Netflix series.

Awards & Achievements

He has been nominated twice for Best Actor in TV series in Saturn Award for Luke Cage and Evil, twice for Outstanding Actor and drama series in Black Reel Award for Luke Cage and The Defenders, twice for critic’s choice award for Evil, and twice for NCAAP for series Luke Cage and The Defenders. Thus, it is clear from the set of records that so far, he has not won any awards but has been nominated several times.

Net Worth& Salary of Mike Colter in 2024

Mike Colter Net Worth
Mike Colter Net Worth

As of June 2024, Mike Colter’s net worth is around $4 million, which he earned from his career as an actor. He makes around $47 thousand per week. His primary source of earning is from his career as an actor. He has been active in Hollywood for over a decade now and has done extremely well in his respective field.

Mike Colter is working as an actor in Los Angeles and will be starred in a few upcoming series. He has also been nominated for a few special awards in the year 2022. He is the husband of Iva Colter, who is also an actress in Hollywood, known for her roles in movies such as Luke Cage and The Following.


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