Alimayu Moa-T Snipes is the youngest son of a prominent American actor, film producer, and martial artist, Wesley Snipes. Snipes, 59, has appeared in dozens of film and TV shows throughout his career spanning 3 decades, winning several awards and nominations. For his work in film in One Night Stand (1997), he won the Volpi Cup for Best Actor and was nominated for Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male for The Waterdance (1992). Major League (1989), New Jack City (1991), White Men Can’t Jump (1992), Passenger 57 (1992), Demolition Man (1993), and Rising Sun (1993) are among his notable films.
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|Full Name:||Alimayu Moa-T Snipes|
|Stage Name:||Alimayu Moa-T Snipes|
|Birthday:||March 26, 2007|
|Place Of Origin:||U.S.|
|Parents:||Nakyung Park, Wesley Snipes|
|Grandparents:||Park Cheol, Wesley R. Snipes, Marian Snipes|
Alimayu’s Family Background
Alimayu’s father was born Wesley Trent Snipes on July 31, 1962, in Orlando, Florida, U.S.
Snipes’s father Wesley Rudolph Snipes was an aircraft engineer, while his mother Marian was a teacher’s assistant. Snipes is trained in martial arts and has the 5th dan black belt in Shotokan Karate and the 2nd dan black belt in Hapkido. Snipes went to the High School of Performing Arts of Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts. He graduated from Jones High School in Orlando and attended the State University of New York and Southwestern College in California. Alimayu’s father married painter Nakyung Park in 2003 and has 5 children.
Alimayu’s father started his film career in 1986 by appearing in the sports comedy Wildcats. The same year, he acted as a drug-dealing pimp in the episode “Streetwise” on the TV show Miami Vice. The following year he appeared in the film Streets of Gold and a music video “Bad” as Michael Jackson’s nemesis. Having dozens of films in his credit, he appeared in Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar (1995), U.S. Marshals (1998), The Expendables 3 (2014), Coming 2 America (2021), and the Blade film trilogy (1998–2004). His TV appearance is best known with The Player (2015). He got the taste of success with Major League in which he portrayed Willie Mays Hayes. It was followed by the interracial romance drama Jungle Fever, in which Snipes played the lead role. He acted as a drug lord in New Jack City and a drug dealer in the 1994 film Sugar Hill.
Alimayu’s Family Net Worth
Alimayu’s father Wesley Snipes is known to have a net worth equivalent to $10 million. The actor is among a few personalities who received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. He also received an honorary doctorate in humanities and fine arts from Purchase’s Conservatory of Theatre Arts. In 1991, he founded his own production company Amen-Ra Films which is involved in film and TV production. He also owns a security firm that provides security services to VIPs and celebrities.