Some actors don’t lose their charm even after crossing the age of sixty. Isiah Whitlock Jr. is one such amazing gem of entertainment world who still finds ways to entertain his admirers. Best recognized for his role as a corrupt state senator Clay Davis in The Wire, Isiah has given many extraordinary works to the movie industry.
Not only that, but he has received widespread acclaim for his sensitive portrayal of Joe, a married English professor who arranges a date with a teenage boy, in Christopher Shinn's "Four," a role he has played in several productions around the U.S.
Is Isiah Married? His Relationship Status Now
American actor Isiah was in a long-term relationship with actress Wilma Mondi, who has been his partner for fifteen years.
Isiah has portrayed the role of a married professor in many movies and has received tremendous appreciation for this role. However, he never let media to know about his married life. There is no further information where and where they met each other, and even the information regarding their children is missing.
However, back on 6 June 2014, a man having a username @allanharris tweeted Isiah stating he will be at Blue Note for Father’s Day brunch. In response to his tweet, he responded Great! Isiah will try to catch him, and he is not a father but loves to eat.
Furthermore, when Isiah and Wilma were young, they shared their apartment and proved to be suitable as partners. But their relationship did not last long, and they separated their ways. However, Isiah has remained tight-lipped about the reason for their separation.
But when they got separated, people started speculating Isiah to be on the gay side.
(Photo: Isiah Whitlock Jr's Twitter)
However, he has never discussed his sexual orientation to any media.
Isiah Kragten is not much active on social media though he often keeps on sharing pictures of his family members. Delving into his Twitter account, on 22 November, he shared the pictures of his sisters along with his nephew stating not to miss to see his sister and nephew on the Today show.
Isiah’s Short Bio, Career, Net Worth
Mostly familiar as writer and actor, Isiah was born in the year 1954 in South Bend, USA and celebrates his birthday on the 13th of September every year. He holds American nationality and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity.
Isiah, who stands at the height of 6’ft tall, grew up as the fifth of tenth children to a steel mill worker father.
Isiah believed in the power of education and thus, attended Southwest State University in 1976. With an interest to do something in the field of acting, he studied drama at American Conservatory Theater.
Isiah entered the acting realm by chance, as he initially planned to become a footballer and even went to University on a football scholarship. As things didn’t go as planned, he had to give up on his dreams after getting some serious injuries. He was destined to become an actor we must say!
Whitlock has made his appearances on various television series including The Good Wife, Louie, Gotham, The Carmichael Show, and Elementary and recently appeared as the sheriff in the 2016 remake of the 1977 film of Pete's Dragon.