10 Things You Didn’t Know About Michael B. Jordan

  
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Michael B. Jordan’s star has catapulted into stardom in a very quick way as he has now established himself as one of the hottest and talented young actors in the industry. From television roles in some of the most critically acclaimed series such as The Wire and Friday Night Lights to a starring role in one of the most iconic sports films franchises in Creed, Michael B. Jordan has approached his entire career with nothing but extreme dedication and professionalism. We can only assume it won’t be long before he tops Hollywood’s A-list, so before he gets there, check out 10 things you didn’t know about Michael B. Jordan!

10. Missed Roles

Without a doubt, Michael B. Jordan has had a few major roles already in his career, but he came very close to adding two more to his resume. In 2014, he was considered for the role of Harry Osborn for The Amazing Spider-Man 2 but lost out to Dane DeHaan, and that same year he was up for the role of Sam Wilson/Falcon for Captain America: The Winter Soldier which of course went to Anthony Mackie.

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9. Acknowledgements 

He has already made quite the impression on the industry which has landed him on many “Top” lists for various publications. Nylon Magazine named him one of the “55 Faces of the Future,” and in 2013 he was on various “Entertainers on the Rise” and “Top 10 Actors to Watch” lists. He has also been featured on The Root’s list of “The 100 Most Important Black Influences Between the Ages of 25-45,” and was on Time Magazine’s “Top 30 People Under 30 Changing the World.”

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Photo by Jim Smeal/BEI/Shutterstock

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