Method Man Biography and Career
Clifford Smith, Jr., majorly known as Method Man is a renowned American rapper, songwriter, record producer, and actor. Method Man rose to prominence as a member of the East Coast hip-hop collective Wu-Tang Clan.
He is also half of the hip-hop duo Method Man & Redman. Currently, he is making headlines for his role as Davis MacLean in the Starz television series Power Book II: Ghost, a sequel and spin-off to Power.
He released his debut solo album, “Tical,” in 1994, which was a critical and commercial success. He went on to release several more solo albums, including “Tical 2000: Judgement Day,” “Tical 0: The Prequel,” and “The Meth Lab.” He has also collaborated with other artists, including Redman, Mary J. Blige, and Limp Bizkit.
In addition to his music career, Method Man has also appeared in several films and television shows. He made his acting debut in the film “Belly” in 1998, and has since appeared in films such as “How High,” “The Wire,” and “The Deuce.” He has also appeared in several television shows, including “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” and “Marvel’s Luke Cage.”
Method Man has won several awards throughout his career, including a Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group in 1996 for his collaboration with Mary J. Blige on the song “I’ll Be There for You/You’re All I Need to Get By.” He has also been nominated for several other awards, including BET Awards and MTV Video Music Awards. Overall, Method Man is a highly respected figure in the world of hip-hop, known for his distinctive voice, lyrical ability, and charismatic stage presence.
14 Quick Facts About Method Man
- Real name: Clifford Smith, Jr.
- Stage Name: Method Man
- Net Worth: $25 million
- Birthday: March 2, 1971
- Age: 52 Years
- Zodiac Sign: Pisces
- Place of Birth: Hempstead, Long Island, New York, United States of America
- Nationality: American
- Profession: Rapper, Actor, Songwriter, Record producer
- Gender: Male
- Height: 6 feet 3 inches (190 cm)
- Weight: 92 kg (203 lbs)
- Wife/Spouse: Tamika Smith
- Children/Kids: Sha Smith, Rae Smith, and Cheyenne Smith
Method Man Age and Birthday
Method Man was born on March 2, 1971, in Hempstead, Long Island, New York, United States of America. He is 52 years old as of 2023.
Method Man Height and Weight
Smith stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches (190 cm) and he weighs about 92 kg (203 lbs). Method Man is a fitness guy and loves spending most of his time in the gym lifting weights.
Method Man Parents and Siblings
The renowned actor and rapper was born in Hampstead, Long Island, New York. Smith divided his childhood between his father’s Long Island residence and his mother’s home in the Park Hill section of Clifton, Staten Island. However, he has not yet disclosed his parent’s identities. Moreover, Smith has two sisters, Terri Smith and Missy Smith.
Method Man Wife/Spouse and Children
The American rapper and actor is happily married to Tamika Smith. The happy couple got married in 2001 and they are blessed with three children named Sha Smith, Rae Smith, and Cheyenne Smith.
Method Man Net Worth
Method Man has an estimated net worth of a whopping $25 million with estimated annual earnings of about $2 million. He has earned his fortune from his successful career as a rapper, actor songwriter, and record producer. He has appeared in many movies and television shows.
Method Man’s Top Hit Movies & TV Shows
- 187 (1997)
- Belly (1998)
- How High (2001)
- Garden State (2004)
- The Wackness (2008)
- Venom (2005)
- Red Tails (2012)
- On the Come Up (2022)
- Wu-Tang Clan: Of Mics And Men (2019)
- The Cobbler (2014)
- Keanu (2016)
- Brown Sugar (2002)
- Power Book II: Ghost (Since 2020)
- Method & Red (2004)
- The Wire (2003- 2008)
- CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2006- 2010)
- The Deuce (2017- 2019)
- The Last O.G. (2019 -2020)
Method Man attended New Dorp High School, a public school in News Dorp on the East Shore of Staten Island, New York.
Frequently Asked Questions
How Much is Method Man’s Net Worth?
As of May 2023, Method Man has an estimated net worth of a whopping $25 million with estimated annual earnings of about $2 million.
How Old is Method Man?
Method Man is 52 years old as of 2023. He was born on March 2, 1971, in Hempstead, Long Island, New York, United States of America.
How Tall is Method Man?
Smith stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches (190 cm) tall.
Who is Method Man’s Wife?
The American rapper and actor is happily married to Tamika Smith.
How Many Children Does Method Man Have?
The American rapper and actor is a proud father of three children, Sha Smith, Rae Smith, and Cheyenne Smith.