He is not only a legendary comedian but also a legendary actor. He is none other than the very talented John Witherspoon. He was born in the year 1942 on 27th of January and this makes his age 73 at this time. At this age he has achieved everything in his career and still he is thriving for more. He was born in a place called Detroit, which lies in Michigan of United States of America. He belongs to the ethnicity black and nationality American. He is a very tall man as he has a brilliant height of 5 feet 10 inches, which is around 1.78 meters. He has two siblings and their names are Williams Witherspoon and Cato Witherspoon. Wiki sites also contain information on his biography.
His personal life has been as perfect as his career. He was dating his girlfriend Angela Robinson-Witherspoon before the couple decided to convert their alleged affair into a marital relationship and got married. The couple got married in the year 1988 and till now their relationship as husband and wife is going well now. The main secret behind their successful relationship is off course trust and mutual understanding. As the couple is going so well, there is almost no chance of a divorce to occur in their lives. He is not having any extra marital affair and this means he is not dating anyone else. He is not gay at all as he has a total of two children. The names of his children are Alexander Witherspoon and John David Witherspoon. He loves his family and takes great care of them.
There were some hoaxes of him being dead or about his death, which was done by some stupid people for publicity only. He is still alive and he has been maintaining great health as well. He has been very successful in his career and this has given him great earnings and a wonderful net worth. According to some sources he has a wonderful net worth of $8 million dollars and this proves how successful he has been in his career.
It does not seem like he is active in Instagram and this means he is not fond of uploading his pictures in the site to share them with his fans loved. However, it seems like he is active in Twitter but his Twitter account is not verified. He has a good 27.7 thousand followers in Twitter and this prove is fame in the site. He has already tweeted in the site more than 700 times and this proves how engaged he has been in the site.
He has been stunning in his work in TV shows and movies and this has made him the star he is today. He played the role of Mr. Jones in a movie called Hollywood Shuffle in the year 1987 and his work in the movie impressed everyone even the critics. Other movies and TV shows to his credits are Friday, Sprung, Ride, The Richard Pyror Show, The Incredible Hulk, Amen, You Again, Townsend Television, Weekends at the DL and Kim Possible.