Morocco Omari is an American actor of film, television, and theater. He is best known for his role as Tariq Cousins in the Fox music-industry drama, Empire. He is also known for his roles in television, such as Chicago Fire, Prison Break, Homeland, Malcolm & Eddie, Early Edition, NCIS, The Beast, and 24, and in the films Gun Hill, Half Past Dead 2, Kubuku Rides, and Momentum. Omari’s theater credits include Knock Me a Kiss, Pipeline, Intimate Apparel, and Blues for an Alabama Sky. Born on May 7, 1975 in Chicago, Illinois, he grew up on the West Side, Chicago. He graduated from Evanston township high school and attended Jackson state university for two years. Omari began his acting career in 1998, appearing in television series like Malcolm & Eddie and Early Edition. He was married to JoNell Kennedy from 2001 to 2006. He has two daughters.
Morocco Omari Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 7 May 1975
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Birth Name: Morocco Omari
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Occupation: Actor, Screenwriter, Producer, Director
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Morocco Omari Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: Unknown
Weight in Kilogram: Unknown
Height in Feet: 6′ 1″
Height in Meters: 1.85 m
Shoe Size: Unknown
Morocco Omari Family Details:
Spouse/Wife: JoNell Kennedy (m. 2001–2006)
Children: 2 (Daughters)
Morocco Omari Education:
Evanston township high school
Jackson state university
Morocco Omari Facts:
*He was born on May 7, 1975 in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
*He is of African descent.
*His name, Morocco Omari, was given to him by his father.
*For his work in the short film Good Intentions, he won the HBO Best Short Film Award at the 2010 Martha’s Vineyard Film Festival.
*He is the father of two girls.
*Visit his official website: www.moroccoomari.com
*Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.