Michael Jai White announced that his eldest son died of the coronavirus “a few months ago” at the age of 38.
In an interview with VladTV, the 53-year-old actor said that his son, whom he did not name, was born at the age of 15 and they were very close because they “grew up” together. He also said his son lived in a “street element” which he believed contributed to his death.
“Unfortunately he was still kind of busy out on the street, he wasn’t feeling well, he started taking drugs. He came out, went back in, all that stuff, ”White explained.
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White said he tried to help his son, but “ultimately it’s up to that person, especially if it is an adult person. He never shook the streets. That was his thing. “
White announced that his son was hospitalized and not vaccinated. He died in Connecticut.
His son was the father of six children.
See the interview below: