Woody McClain Biography and Wiki
Woody McClain is an American dancer, comedian, and actor best known for his role as Cane Tejada on the Starz original Crime drama Power Book II: Ghost and Bobby Brown in the miniseries “The New Edition Story”.
From an early age, Woody was interested in performing arts, particularly dance, and acting. After moving to Los Angeles, he made an anime for himself as a backup dancer, performing for famous artists and bands like Chris Brown and Fifth Harmony. During this time, his funny videos on the short looping video platform Vine had earned him a huge fan base, starting his social media journey.
He created a YouTube channel where he posted funny skit videos. One of his videos, ‘Kevin Hart | Permission to Cuss’, went viral on social media drawing the attention of Kevin Hart who signed him to his production company, HartBeat Digital, in December 2015, to produce more skits and comic videos. In 2017, he earned widespread attention after he was cast in the role of R&B and pop singer, Bobby Brown, in the BET miniseries ‘The New Edition Story.’ His acting performance in the series earned him a Black Reel Award as well as an Image Award nomination.
Woody McClain’s Age and Birthday
McClain was born on May 14, 1989, in Charleston, South Carolina, and was raised in Jacksonville., Florida before moving to Los Angeles in 2012. He is currently 33 years old and will be turning 34 years on May 14, 2023. His Zodiac sign is Taurus.
Woody McClain Height and Weight
McClain is a man of average stature. He stands at a height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.80m).
Woody McClain Family/Parents and Siblings
He is the son of Edward Allen McClain and Rosetta Robinson McClain. His father owns a non-profit organization while his mom works in a transport company. He grew up with a younger sister Mercedes Cheyanne McClain.
Woody McClain Relationship
Woody Mclain is a secretive person and like keeping his private details away from the public including his relationship status. Currently, he claims to be single and stated that he wants to give absolute focus to his career at the moment.
Woody McClain Education
McClain was enrolled at Florida A&M University in 2008, but he left for Los Angeles, California before graduation.
What Most People don’t know about Woody McClain
McClain is also a music producer who has a group called ‘BandGeeks’ with one of his school friends named Damon. He is also a huge fan of basketball star Lebron James and supports whichever team he plays for.
Woody McClain Movies and Television Shows
He then featured in several movies like Canal Street playing the role MayMay, and with You playing the role of Boris in 2018. In 2020 Woody McClain was featured in his current work Power Book II Ghost as Cane Tejada which is drawing eyeballs.
Other Movies/films and Television Shows include:
- East New York (2022)
- The Harder They Fall (2021)
- Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and The Notorious B.I.G (2018)
- The News Edition Story (2017)
- Desperate Road
- Training Day (2017)
- Canal Street (2018)
- Death of a Telemarketer (2020)
Woody McClain’s Net Worth
Through his dedication and efforts, Woody has succeeded in his career as a comedian, actor, and dancer. He has amassed fame and good fortune. He has an estimated net worth of around $1 million-$1.5 Million.