Michael Clarke Duncan Height Weight

Michael Clarke Duncan

Michael Clarke Duncan
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Birth Date

December 10, 1957


September 3, 2012


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color

Dark Brown


6 ft 5½ in | 197 cm


143 kg | 315 lbs

Shoe size

15 US | 48 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Michael Clarke Duncan was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on December 10, 1957, was an American actor.

Young Michael Clarke Duncan began his career in a beer commercial as a drill sergeant.

He made his big screen debut in comedy drama film Friday (1995) in role as Craps Player.

He got his television debut in CBS soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful (1995) in role as 'Slash'.

Michael's breakthrough performance came as John Coffey in fantasy drama film The Green Mile (1999).

Michael Clarke Duncan Height and Weight

How tall was Michael Clarke Duncan and what was his weight? Michael Clarke Duncan's height was 6' 5½" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 197 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, his weight was 315 іn pоunds or 143 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Best Movies

He voiced Sam in spy-comedy films:

Cats & Dogs (2001)

Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of Kitty Galore (2010)

He was nominated for the Blockbuster Entertainment Award for Favorite Supporting Actor - Comedy / Romance for his role as Franklin 'Frankie Figs' Figueroa in crime comedy film The Whole Nine Yards (2000).

He voiced Tug in animated musical fantasy comedy drama films:

Brother Bear (2003)

Brother Bear 2 (2006)

He was nominated for the Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor also won the Saturn Award and a Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as John Coffey in fantasy drama film The Green Mile (1999).

He was nominated for the Gold Derby Film Award for Ensemble Cast for his role as Manute in neo-noir crime anthology film Sin City (2005).

He played Wilson Fisk / The Kingpin in superhero movie Daredevil (2003).

See Spot Run (2001) comedy with David Arquette and Leslie Bibb

Planet of the Apes (2001) science fiction action opposite Mark Wahlberg and Tim Roth

The Scorpion King (2002) action adventure with Dwayne Johnson and Steven Brand

Pursued (2004) mystery thriller opposite Christian Slater and Estella Warren

School for Scoundrels (2006) comedy with Billy Bob Thornton and Jon Heder

He voiced Commander Vachir in animated action comedy movie Kung Fu Panda (2008).

He voiced Elder Marley in animated film Delgo (2008).

The Slammin' Salmon (2009) comedy opposite Jeff Chase and Will Forte

He voiced Kilowog in superhero film Green Lantern (2011).

Best TV Shows

He played Leo Knox in Fox procedural drama television series The Finder (2012).


Studied Communications at the Alcorn State University in Mississippi.

Had African-American ancestry.

Had sister, Judy.

He played basketball at the Kankakee Community College.

Had blue belt in Brazilian jujitsu.

Featured in music videos for Quo featuring Redman "Huh What" (1994) and "Quo Funk" (1995).

Michael died on September 3, 2012, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 54.


He dated Vanessa Bosele (2006), Irene Marquez (2004-2005) and Alisha Harrison (2000-2002).

He was engaged to Omarosa Manigault Newman (2012).

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