October 16, 1962
59 years old
Australia - United States
5 ft 6 in | 167.5 cm
70 kg | 154 lbs
Michael Peter Balzary, known professionally as Flea was born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, on October 16, 1962, is an Australian-American musician and actor.
Young Flea first started playing a bass guitar at the age of 17.
He made his big screen debut in coming-of-age drama film The Outsiders (1983) in uncredited role as Soc #3.
He got his television debut in MTV sketch comedy series The Idiot Box (1991) in role as Mugger.
Flea's breakthrough came with band Red Hot Chili Peppers fourth album Mother's Milk (1989).
He released debut studio album with band "The Red Hot Chili Peppers" in 1984.
How tall is Flea and what is his weight? Flea's height is 5' 6" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 167.5 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight is 154 іn pоunds or 70 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.
Flea is 59 years old.
Flea net worth is around 160 million dollars.
He played Douglas J. Needles in science fiction films:
Back to the Future Part II (1988)
Back to the Future Part III (1990)
He was nominated for the CinEuphoria Award for Best Ensemble - International Competition for his role as Brandon in biographical drama film Boy Erased (2018).
He voiced Donnie Thornberry in animated adventure film The Wild Thornberrys Movie (2002).
Suburbia (1983) thriller drama opposite Bill Coyne and Chris Pedersen
Dudes (1987) comedy with Jon Cryer and Catherine Mary Stewart
The Blue Iguana (1988) comedy thriller opposite Dylan McDermott and Jessica Harper
The Chase (1994) action crime with Kristy Swanson and Charlie Sheen
Liar's Poker (1999) crime opposite Richard Tyson and Caesar Luisi
He voiced Mind Worker Cop Jake in animated movie Inside Out (2015).
Baby Driver (2017) action with Ansel Elgort and Lily James
He voiced Caboom TV Announcer in animated comedy drama film Toy Story 4 (2018).
Queen & Slim (2018) romantic road crime drama opposite Daniel Kaluuya and Jodie Turner-Smith
He voiced Ruff in animated adventure musical film (2021).
He voiced Donnie Thornberry / Tom / Additional Voices in Nickelodeon animated television series The Wild Thornberrys (1998-2004).
He voiced The Milk Bandit in Disney Junior animated children's television series Sheriff Callie's Wild West (2014–2016).
He played Vect Nokru in Disney+ television miniseries Obi-Wan Kenobi (2022).
Attended Fairfax High School.
Studied music theory, composition and jazz trumpet at the University of Southern California.
Has sister, Karen Balzary.
Has Hungarian and Irish ancestry.
He played bass in punk rock band "Fear" (1982-1984).
He is a founding member and bassist of the rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers, they released studio albums:
The Red Hot Chili Peppers (1984)
Freaky Styley (1985)
The Uplift Mofo Party Plan (1987)
Mother's Milk (1989)
Blood Sugar S*x Magik (1991)
One Hot Minute (1995)
By the Way (2002)
Stadium Arcadium (2006)
I'm with You (2011)
The Getaway (2016)
Unlimited Love (2022)
Return of the Dream Canteen (2022)
He was close friends with American actor River Phoenix.
Fan of the Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Lakers.
Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (2012), with other members of Red Hot Chili Peppers.
Fan of English football team Sheffield United.
He is co-founder of non-profit organization, Silverlake Conservatory of Music.
Published a memoir of his early life "Acid for the Children" in 2019.
Has been engaged to model Frankie Rayder (2005-2008).
He was married to Loesha Zeviar (1988-1990), they have one daughter, Clara Balzary.
He married fashion designer Melody Ehsani in 2019.