Michael Rainey Jr. Bio, Wiki, Age, Net Worth, Parents, Girlfriend

Michael Rainey Jr.
Michael Rainey Jr.

Michael Rainey Jr. Bio and Wiki

Michael Rainey Jr. is an American actor popularly known for the role of Tariq St.Patric in Power Book II: Ghost. Rainey also starred as Michael Burset in Orange Is The New Black and Jalen in Barbershop: The Next Cut.

At the age of ten, Rainey Jr. began his career when he featured in  Un Altro Mundo for his role as Charlie and followed it with appearances in a variety of movies and shows such as Waiting Room and Orange is that New Black as Michael Burset. He was also featured in  Barbershop as Jalen, Amateur as Terron Forte, 211 as Kenny Rastell, and the popular Power.

Currently, Rainey Jr. stars as Tariq St. Patrick in the expanded Power franchise, Book II, for which he plays the show’s leading character. In March 2022, Rainey Jr., along with Power co-star, Gianni Paolo launched Twenty-Two Entertainment.

Michael Rainey Jr. Age and Birthday

Rainey Jr. was born on September 22, 2000, in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. He is currently 23 years old. His Zodiac sign is Virgo.

Michael Rainey Jr. Nationality and Ethnicity

Rainey Jr. is of American nationality and Jamaican ethnicity. He was born in Louisville, Kentucky, United States.

Michael Rainey Jr. Height

Rainey Jr. stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (173m) tall and weighs approximately 68 kg (149 lbs).

Michael Rainey Jr. Parents/Family and siblings

Michael was born to Michael Rainey Sr. and Shauna Small. His father is an American From New York while his mom is of Jamaican descent.  He was raised in Brooklyn, New York from the age of 1. Michael is the only son of his parents. He does not have siblings.

Michael Rainey Jr.

Rainey Jr. Education

Beginning his career as an actor at the age of Ten, Michael was homeschooled by his mother.

Michael Rainey Jr.’s Movies and Television Shows


  • Un Altro Mondo (2010)
  • Waiting Room (2010)
  • Sunny & Share Love You (2010)
  • LUV (2012)
  • The Butler (2013)
  • Second Chance Christmas (2014)
  • Barbershop: The Next Cut (2016)
  • Amateur (2018)
  • 211 (2018)

TV Shows

  • Power (2014- 2020)
  • Power Book II: Ghost (2020- Present)
  • Orange Is The New Black (2010- 2015)
 Read About Mekai Curtis From Power Book III: Raising Kanan.

Is Michael Rainey Jr. in a relationship?

Rainey Jr. likes staying quiet about his relationship status and keeping information about his dating life under the radar. Therefore there is no information about him having a girlfriend or any other kind of relationship.

Michael Rainey Jr.

Michael Rainey Jr.’s Salary

When he began his major role in the TV series Power, his salary was $20,000 per episode. Fortunately, he received an increment of $25,000 at the beginning of 2018 and began earning $40,000 per episode.

Michael Rainey Jr.’s Net Worth

Having entered the acting industry at quite an early age, he has had a successful career so far. As of 2021, the young actor has an estimated net worth of $2 million. His wealth has primarily come from his lengthy acting career.

Rainey Jr.’s Social Media



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