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Omar Dorsey Biography

Updated On 04 Jul, 2017 Published On 02 Jul, 2017
Omar Dorsey

Facts of Omar Dorsey

Date of Birth :
Age : 47 years old
Family Name : Dorsey
Birth Sign : Sagittarius
Height : 6 Feet 2 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Omar Dorsey

What is Omar Dorsey marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Omar Dorsey have ? (name): 1 Children
Is Omar Dorsey having any relationship affair ?: Yes1 affair
Is Omar Dorsey Gay ? No

Omar J. Dorsey is an American movie actor most known for his appearance in Oscar-nominated films like The Blind Side in 2009, Django Unchained in 2012, and Selma in 2014. He has established himself in the Hollywood with his incredible performance.

Early Life and Education

Omar Dorsey was born on December 22, 1975, in Decatur, Georgia.

He did his graduation from the Dekalb Center for the Performing Arts at Avondale High School in 1994. He studied under the famous Afemo Omilami when he was of 13. He was voted ‘Most Likely To Do Anything’ by his classmates as he was always ready to perform everywhere possible either be it in a stage, public access TV or the big screen.


Dorsey began his career playing a small role in films like Juwanna Mann, Starsky & Hutch, and The Blind Side. He made his guest appearance in TV shows like The Shield, The Mentalist, Castle, Rizzoli & Isles and NCIS.

In 2012 Omar co-starred in movie Django Unchained. He also played in Showtime drama including Ray Donovan, Fox comedy drama Rake, and HBO comedy Eastbound &Down.

Dorsey starred in the historical drama film Selma in 2014. The film was directed by Ava DuVerney, and he portrayed the role of Civil Rights Movement activist James Orange. Besides that, he has acted in an array of movies and TV shows.

As of now, Dorsey is working in drama series Queen Sugar for Oprah Winfrey Network, a show by DuVernay.

Personal Life

Omar is married happily to Conisha Wade, who is an actress as well as a producer. The duo tied the knot on November 17, 2012. The couple is blessed with two daughters. One of his daughter's name is Olivia Dorsey, but he has not disclosed the name of his other daughter.

Net worth

Performing in an array of TV shows and the movies the 42-year-old actor Omar earns a lucrative amount of salary. However, his exact salary has not revealed yet. 

Omar Dorsey Affairs

  1. First Affair with Conisha Wade

    Omar Dorsey married Conisha Wade, an actress, and producer in the year 2012. The couple is blessed with two daughters.

Omar Dorsey Children

DAUGHTER : Olivia Dorsey

Mother: Conisha Wade

Olivia Dorsey is the first daughter of Omar Dorsey and Conisha Wade. Both her parents are involved in the film industry.

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