Mekhi Phifer with Wife Reshelet discusses Upcoming Movie Projects | Chocolate Informed
Actor Mekhi Phifer stopped by the “Wendy Williams Show” and dished about his highly anticipated new movie, “Insurgent” and reveals if he’ll guest star on “Empire” next season.
Phifer has a son, Omikaye, with his former wife, actress Malinda Williams. His second son, Mekhi Thira Phifer Jr., was born to his ex-girlfriend Oni Souratha in Los Angeles on October 30th, 2007. On March 30th, 2013, Phifer wed his long time girlfriend Reshelet Barnes, in Beverly Hills, California.
In April 2014, Phifer filed for bankruptcy owing $1.2 million in back taxes, $50,000 in lawyers bills and $4,500 in back child support.