Aug. 18th, 1970
Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
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Was born in Jersey City, New Jersey. Named after Malcolm X and legendary jazz pianist 'Ahmad Jamal'. Fronts the jazz front band Miles Long, which records under Malcolm's own label, the Wonder Factory. Plays upright bass. Released an autobiography, "Theo and Me," in 1988. In his spare time, Warner also participates in live poetry readings.
- Dated _"Family Matters" (1989)_ (qv) actress 'Michelle Thomas (I)' (qv). Reportedly, he was at her bedside when she died of cancer in 1998.
- Enjoys playing basketball.
- Alumni of the Professional Childrens School in New York.
- Was nominated for an Emmy in 1986 for his portrayal of Theo Huxtable on the 1980s hit _"The Cosby Show" (1984)_ (qv).
- Ranked #32 in VH1's list of the "100 Greatest Kid Stars"
- Former acting student of 'Gary Veney' (qv), at an acting class in Inglewood, California.
- Maternal grandson of James and Thelma Mcgee, and paternal grandson of Alpha Kate Warner.
- Was a grand Marshall in a Pittsburgh parade in 1985.