Thanks to his role as Erik Killmonger in the hit MCU film, Black Panther, the whole world is cheering for the awesome might that is Michael B. Jordan. While he is making waves and impressing audiences, he seemingly came out of nowhere... unless you haven't watched any television for the past 15 years. The kid was in everything from The Cosby Show to Toys "R" Us commercials, but he's only just getting started, and now you might be wondering, what other things don't I know about Michael B. Jordan?
Using his middle initial to set him apart from his world-famous basketball namesake, B. Jordan has been around for some time, but has only recently broken out to become the huge actor he is today. Much of his success began thanks to playing the lead role in the movie Creed, but did you know that Michael B. Jordan loves anime? And Martinelli's apple juice? You wouldn't think either of those things to look at him, but it's true. He also wrote an essay about a controversial casting decision in which he was involved.
So get ready to kill it at the pub with some serious Michael B. Jordan trivia, because these are some of the most interesting facts about this star you may not have known!
His Parents Live With Him
He Loves Anime
He Wanted To Play T'Challa Instead Of KillmongerPhoto: Black Panther/Marvel Studios
He Trained For A Full Year For 'Creed'Photo: Creed/MGM
He Took Some Real Shots To The Face For CreedPhoto: Creed/MGM
He Uses His Middle Initial To Distinguish Himself From The Athlete