Akeem Mair

Akeem was born on September 16, 1988, in Pasadena California to entrepreneur Erol James Mair and Queen Alice Mair, a public service professional. Akeem was named after Eddie Murphy's character in the box office hit Coming to America. He is the oldest of four siblings. <br /> <br />Akeem first became interested in acting as a child at Linda Vista Elementary school in Pasadena, California, performing in many school productions. He then attended John Marshall Fundamental High School in Pasadena, California, receiving his High School Diploma in June 2007. <br /> <br />Since graduating high school, Akeem has taken college courses at Pasadena City College and also works the proverbial "day job" while pursuing acting. <br /> <br />Akeem Jamahl Mair has booked several principle and leading roles in various student films. These include some well-known and popular remake titles such as Hannah and her Sisters and Good Will Hunting. Additional appearances include Limbo, All about the Money, and Initiation. <br /> <br />Two films featuring Akeem, Kidnap and Fine Line, were screened with Warner Brothers and garnered praise, spurring Akeem's motivation and resolve to succeed as an actor. Many find his upbeat, positive attitude to be infectious, bringing energy and high spirits to projects. <br />- IMDb Mini Biography By: James Wolfensberger