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Self-motivation and determination are two of the main deals of being an Actor and ‘Flex Alexander’ is one of those persons who was gifted by God with these two factors. He is an American actor, comedian, and dancer. He earned the nickname Flex after beginning to dance in New York Clubs. He is born with his real name Mark Alexander Knox.
He rose to fame and gained huge popularity with the role of Michael Jackson in the VH1 television biopic Man In The Mirror: The Michael Jackson Story which garnered him another NAACP Image Award nomination.
Height / Weight / Age
Born on 15 April 1970, this prominent actor turned 53 years old. He seems enough tall in height 190 centimeters and 6’3” feet. He maintains himself very fit and healthy with a weight of 83 kilograms and 182 lbs in pounds.
Moreover, he is very conscious about his physique and follows a regular and healthy diet in order to keep himself fit as a fiddle with body measurements of 42 inches chest, 32 inches waist, and 15 inches biceps approximately.
He earns a decent amount of money from his dancing videos, skills, movies, and television appearances. He has a net worth of about 250 thousand dollars.
Education / Family
Flex was born and raised in Harlem, USA, and belongs to the Black ethnicity. He is born to his father Robert Whitehead and his mother Alethia Knox. As for his education, he didn’t reveal any information with regard to his education and educational qualifications.
|Nick Name||Mark Alexander Knox|
|Birth Place||Harlem, USA|
|Date of birth||15 April 1970|
|Height||In feet & inches: 6’3”
In centimeters: 190 cm
|Weight||In kilograms: 83 kg
In pounds: 182 lbs
|Profession||Actor and Comedian|
|Home town||Harlem, USA|
|Fathers name||Robert Whitehead|
|Mothers name||Alethia Knox|
Career / Fashion and Style
As of his career, he started his career with the short-lived 1993 ABC sitcom Where I Live. After that, he appeared as a guest on episodes of Sister, Sister, and The Cosby Mysteries. Then, he appeared on another short-lived sitcom Homeboys in Outer Space in 1996.
He also appeared as a guest on Brooklyn South and The Parkers as well as on the direct-to-video release Backroom Bodega Boyz and She’s All That in 1999. From 2000 to 2001, he appeared in the first season of the UPN sitcom Girlfriends as Maya Wilkes’ husband Darnell.
After that, he acted in the UPN sitcom One on One and was also nominated for three NAACP Image Awards for his role. In the VH1 television biopic Man In The Mirror: The Michael Jackson Story, he portrayed Michael Jackson which garnered him another NAACP Image Award nomination. In 2006, he appeared in the film Snakes on a Plane.
In 2007, he featured in the 2007 horror film, The Hills Have Eyes 2. He did return for the fifth and final season of One On One on September 19, 2005. In 2007, he appeared in an episode of CSI: Miami which was his most recent role.
Girlfriend, Affairs, Wife, and More
As for his personal life, he is a married man who tied the marriage knot with his love of life, Shanice Wilson who is an R&B singer by profession. The couple has been blessed with a daughter Imani Shekinah Alexander-Knox and a son Elijah Alexander-Knox.
|Children||Daughter – Imani Shekinah Knox
Son – Elijah Alexander
Here we are providing the list of favorites of Flex Alexander:
|Favorite Actor||Not Known|
|Favorite Actress||Not Known|
|Favorite Destination||London, United Kingdom, and Yosemite|
Some Interesting Facts About Flex Alexander
- Due to his acrobatic dance skills, he earned the nickname “Flex”.
- He began touring with rap trio Salt-n-Pepa’s after being discovered by DJ Spinderella.
- Once he portrayed Michael Jackson in the 2004 TV movie, Man in the Mirror: The Michael Jackson Story.
- He is a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Inc.
- At one point, he borrowed $350 to tax his wife out for their anniversary.
- His wife Shanice Wilson earned a Grammy nomination for the hit single, “I Love Your Smile” in 1993.
- At the beginning of his career, he was actually a stand-up comedian for a few years.