Chi McBride is a well-respected actor who has starred in films, television shows, and stage productions.
He is known for his imposing height and his charismatic nature.
McBride was raised in a religious household, and he attended Shiloh Academy, now known as Chicago SDA Academy, a Seventh-day Adventist school.
He originally planned to pursue a music career.
After studying several instruments and singing with gospel choirs in his native Chicago, he relocated to Atlanta, Georgia, in 1986 to work for AT&T as a billing clerk.
McBride began his acting career in the early 1990s, appearing in films such as “The Frighteners” and “Gone in 60 Seconds.”
He also had a recurring role on the television series “The John Larroquette Show.”
In the late 1990s, McBride landed his breakthrough role as principal Steven Harper on the NBC drama “Boston Public.”
He played the role for four seasons, and it earned him critical acclaim.
Chi McBride Age
McBride was born in Chicago, Illinois, on the 23rd of September, 1961.
He is currently 61 years of age.
Chi McBride Siblings
McBride has two siblings: an older brother named Michael and a younger sister named Cheryl.
Chi McBride Parents
McBride’s parents are Kenneth and Joyce McBride.
His father was a minister, and his mother was a teacher.