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.
- Graduated from high school in June 1988.
- Attended Agelus Mesa Elementary School.
- Was nominated for an Emmy in 1986 for his portrayal of Theo Huxtable on the 1980s hit _"The Cosby Show" (1984)_ (qv).
- Alumni of the Professional Childrens School in New York.
- Was named after Malcolm X and jazz pianist Ahmad Jamal.
- Dated _"Family Matters" (1989)_ (qv) actress 'Michelle Thomas (I)' (qv). Reportedly, he was at her bedside when she died of cancer in 1998.
- Ranked #32 in VH1's list of the "100 Greatest Kid Stars"
- His first manager was 'Miriam Baum' (qv).