Jaleel Ahmad White is an American actor, comedian, producer and writer. In 1989, he was cast as Steve Urkel on the sitcom Family Matters. The character, originally intended to be a one-time guest, immediately wowed audiences, and White grew into an ordinary actor. The series aired a total of nine seasons, from 1989 to 1997 on ABC and from 1997 to 1998 on CBS. White reprized the role of Urkel for the first time since 1998 in the 2019 Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? Series. White was also the first actor to portray the character Sonic the Hedgehog, doing so on the Adventures of Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic the Hedgehog, and Sonic Underground animated shows, all produced by DIC Entertainment. He reconstituted the role of Sonic in the 2013 Sonic fan film. After Family Matters ended, White starred in the UPN Grown Ups series from 1999 to 2000. He then attended UCLA, where he graduated his diploma in cinema and television in 2001
|Born||Jaleel Ahmad White, November 27, 1976, Culver City, California, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actor, comedian, producer, writer|
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Best known for his role as Steve Urkel on the television show Family Matters, a role that was initially supposed to be just a one-time guest spot that turned into an instant phenomenon. He appeared in the 2011 film Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer.
He began his acting career through a series of commercials at age 3.
His character's popular catchphrase on Family Matters was "Did I do that?" while pulling up his suspenders. He was the first to voice Sonic the Hedgehog in animated television shows.
His parents are named Gail and Michael. His daughter Samaya was born in 2009.
He competed against Martina Navratilova on Dancing with the Stars.
- African American game host
- UCLA Film School Alumni
Latest information about Jaleel White updated on June 21 2021.