Is Michael Rapaport married? Yes, he is. His wife name is Kebe Dunn. The couple remained in the relationship for a long time before celebrating their wedding in 2016. Rapaport’s wife Dunn is an actress by profession known for her appearance in Session. The duo is happily living together and has not welcomed any children yet.
Rapaport and Dunn started their love life in 2007 following the divorce of Rapaport. His first wife name is Nichole Beattie with whom he tied his knot on January 15, 2000. The duo extended their family life by welcoming their first child as a son named Julian Ali Rapaport in 2000. They welcomed their second son named Maceo Shane Rapaport in 2002.
Rapaport and Beattie were unable to cope with and reconcile their relationship differences. This made them get a divorce after which Rapaport started dating actress Dunn. Scroll down to explore more interesting personal facts and biography of Rapaport:
Who is Michael Rapaport?
Born as Michael David Rapaport, he landed the planet on March 20, 1970, which makes his age be 49 years old as of 2019. By profession, he is an American actor and a successful comedian best known for his appearance on the sitcom The War at Home. Till date, he has been the cast of over sixty movies since the early 1990s
Rapaport is also noticed for appearing in television series Boston Public, Friends, Prison Break crime drama Justified and coming-of-television series Atypical. His noted movies include 1993 American neo-noir romantic crime film True Romance, 1995 American drama film Higher Learning, 1997 American action-comedy film Metro, 1999 American science fiction horror film Deep Blue Sea, 2009 American comedy-drama film Big Fan and 2013 American buddy cop action comedy film The Heat.
Early Life and Education
Rapaport was born in 1970 and his place of birth is in New York City, New York, the United States of America. Talking about his family background, he was born to the parents named June Brody (mother) and David Rapaport (father). His father was a general manager of the All-Disco format at New York radio station WKTU Disco 92 and is known for being a radio executive. Similarly, his mother is known or being a New York radio personality.
Rapaport is blessed with a brother named Eric Rapaport. From his father’s previous marriage, he has an older half-sister named Claudia Lonow (née Rapaport). His parents divorced in his early age and his mother married to comic Mark Lonow.
According to his wiki, Rapaport is Ashkenazi Jewish and his family is originally from Russia and Poland. He spent his childhood days mostly in the Upper East Side of Manhattan. Regarding his education and academic achievements, he went to Erasmus Hall High School but was expelled. After that, he went to Martin Luther King High School in New York City from where he completed his graduation.
Career and Professional Life
At the age of 19, Rapaport moved to Los Angeles in 1989 with a dream of being a stand-up comic. He was supported by The Improv which was owned by his step-father comic Mark Lonow with Budd Friedman. He worked as a stand-up comic for about three years.
He made a big breakthrough in his acting career by appearing in American dramatic television series called China Beach. He was cast in American sitcom series My Name is Earl as Frank. He was also seen in season four of Prison Break as one of the main characters, Homeland Security Agent Don Self.
He directed a documentary about hip hop act A Tribe Called Quest released in 2011. The documentary received mostly positive reviews. He was seen as the guest-star in the fifth season of the FX series Justified. He went to compete in the NBA All-Star Weekend’s Celebrity Game on February 12, 2010.
Rapaport made an announcement through his Twitter profile that he would join sports satire website Barstool Sports on June 19, 2017. After making a rude comment on their fan base, Barstool Sports fired him on February 18, 2018.
At present, he is serving as a reporter for Fox Sports where he covers the BIG3 basketball league formed by Ice Cube. He is also working for “WWE 365” series on WWE Network as a narrator.
Michael Rapaport is married twice. In 2000, he celebrated his wedding writer and producer Nichole Beattie and together they became parents to two sons. After their divorce in 2007, he started a relationship with actress Kebe Dunn with whom he married in 2016.
He was arrested for harassing ex-girlfriend Lili Taylor on May 18, 1997. He had to undergo counseling sessions and received the order to stay away from contacting Taylor by the New York Supreme Court Justice Arlene Goldberg.
American actor Michael Rapaport has a tall height of 5 feet and 2 inches or 188 cm. He weighs about 80 kilograms or 176.5 lbs making the actor possess a perfect BMI calculation. He works hard and gives special attention to maintaining his body physique. He has green eyes, light brown hair and possesses bulbous nose and freckles on the face.
Salary and Net worth
The Heat star Michael Rapaport has an estimated net worth of 12 million USD. He is active in the industry since 1990 and has already appeared in multiple television programs and films. He has also gained success as a director where he has worked for the documentary Beats, Rhymes & Life: The Travels of a Tribe Called Quest in 2011.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Michael Rapaport is prepared by various wiki sites including Wikipedia. You can find him on Twitter @michaelrapaport and on Instagram @michaelrapaport where he has amassed more than 390k and 1.7 million followers respectively. He has also maintained an eponymous YouTube channel with over 86k subscribers. The actor’s Facebook profile can be reached @MichaelRapaportOfficial.