Michael Winslow Biography

Michael Winslow

Quick Facts About Michael Winslow

Celebrated Name Michael Winslow
Age 63 Years
Nick Name Michael Winslow
Birth Name Michael Leslie Winslow
Birth Date 1958-09-06
Gender Male
Profession Actor
Birth Nation USA
Place Of Birth Spokane, Washington
Nationality American
Home Town Fairchild Air Force Base
Ethnicity American-African
Race Black
Religion Christian
Horoscope Virgo
Father Robert Winslow
Mother Verdie
School Lisa Maile School of Acting
High School Thomas Jefferson High School
University University of Colorado
Married Date Married
Wife Belinda Church (1985-1993), Angela Bay (1997-2001), Sharon Winslow (2003-2014)
Sexual Orientation Straight
Children 3
Net Worth $2 Million
Source of Wealth Entertainment Industry
Height 175 cm or 5 ft 9 in.
Weight 80 Kg or 176 lbs
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Body Type Average
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Michael Winslow is an American actor, comedian as well as a beatboxer billed as The Man of 10,000 Sound Effects for his ability to make realistic sounds using only his voice. He is famous for his roles in all seven "Police Academy" films as Larvell Jones. Moreover, he has also appeared in Spaceballs, Cheech and Chong's Next Movie and Nice Dreams, The Love Boat, and commercials for Cadbury and GEICO. He made his first appearance on television on "The Gong Show". Іn the year 2008, hе аnсhоrеd thе mоtіоn-рісturе ТV ѕеrіеѕ tіtlеd "Wау Васk Wеdnеѕdау wіth Wіnѕlоw". Іt wаѕ tеlесаѕtеd оn thе саblе ѕuреrѕtаtіоn WGN Аmеrіса thаt ѕhоwѕ mоvіеѕ thаt аrе rеlеаѕеd іn thе 1980ѕ. He debuted his own iPhone and iPod Touch apps in 2010, bringing his sound effects and comedy to a mobile platform. In the year 2011, he worked with Florida-based popular game development company "Phyken Media" on a mobile game for Android and iOS platforms. Michael Winslow auditioned for the sixteenth season of "America's Got Talent" in 2021.

Famous For

  • Being an American actor, comedian and beatboxer billed as The Man of 10,000 Sound Effects. 
  • For his roles in all seven "Police Academy" films as Larvell Jones. 

Michael Winslow appeared as Larvell Jones in "Police Academy" films

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Where is Michael Winslow from?

Michael Winslow was born with the birth name of Michael Leslie Winslow on 6th September 1958. He took birth in Spokane, Washington, the USA. His hometown is in Fairchild Air Force Base near Spokane. He holds American nationality and his ethnic background is American-African. His race is black. He celebrated his 62nd birthday as of 2020. His Zodiac sign is Virgo and he follows the Christianity religion. Talking about his parents, he was born to his father, Verdie (mother), and Robert Winslow (father). 

Concerning his educational background, Michael attended the Lisa Maile School of Acting, Modeling, and Imaging. He then attended Thomas Jefferson High School and later went to the University of Colorado. Following his high school and college periods, he performed in nightclubs and theaters, where his sound imitation skills won him positive appraisal and enough money to move to and perform his act in Hollywood.

How was the Career of Michael Winslow?

  • Michael Winslow appeared firstly on the Television on "The Gong Show". He squeezed in sound-alikes of Benji the movie dog, "Star Trek", and Jimi Hendrix's "Purple Haze".
  • He then came to fame after his role Larvell Jones in the "Police Academy" series of movies and TV shows. 
  • Island Records released a 12" of Michael Winslow entitled "I Am My Own Walkman" in the year 1985 which peaked at number 60 in Australia.
  • Furthermore, he presented the Best Sound Effects Editing Oscar to Charles L. Campbell and Robert Rutledge for their work on "Back to the Future" in 1986. 
  • She also appeared as a radar operator in the movie "Spaceballs" in 1987. 
  • What's more, he has hosted the motion-picture television series called "Way Back Wednesday with Winslow" on the cable superstation WGN America, which features movies mostly released in the 1980s.
  • In 2010, he debuted his own iPhone and iPod Touch apps. 
  • He then worked with Orlando, Florida-based game development studio Phyken Media in 2011 on a mobile game for iOS and Android platforms entitled "Wizard Ops Chapter 1", providing all the sound effects for the game.
  • He also lent his voice on "Wizard Ops Tactics", a turn-based tactical game and spiritual successor to the previous game.
  • In the year 2021, he auditioned for the sixteenth season of "America's Got Talent".

Michael Winslow auditioned for the sixteenth season of 'America's Got Talent'

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Who is Michael Winslow married to?

Michael Winslow was a married man. He married his first wife, Belinda Church (1985-1993). After she died in 1993, Winslow got married to Angela Bay tops in 1997 and divorced in 2001. He had three children during his first marriage to Belinda Church. He then married his third wife, Sharon Winslow in 2003 and then they divorced in 2014. As of today, he is not dating anyone and he is living a single life. His sexual orientation is straight and he is not gay. 

How much is Michael Winslow Net Worth?

Місhаеl Wіnѕlоw іѕ а famous асtоr, as well as a соmіс аrtіѕt whоse net worth, is estimated to have $2 mіllіоn аѕ оf 2021. He has served more than two decades of his career in the field of entertainment. His major source of wealth comes from his acting career and he is living a cool lifestyle. He was also featured in a commercial for GEICO Insurance during their "we hired a celebrity" ad campaign.

How tall is Michael Winslow?

Michael Winslow is a handsome actor. He has a tall and perfect height of 175 cm or 5 ft 9 in. His weight consists of 80 Kg or 176 lbs. He has a pair of black eyes and his hair color is also black. His other body measurements have not been disclosed yet. Overall, he has got a healthy and average body type.

Did You Know?

  • Michael Winslow is also a beatboxer billed as The Man of 10,000 Sound Effects.
  • He is best-known for his roles in all seven "Police Academy" films as Larvell Jones.
  • He made his first appearance on television on "The Gong Show".
  • He debuted his own iPhone and iPod Touch apps in 2010, bringing his sound effects and comedy to a mobile platform.
  • His real name is Michael Leslie Winslow.