According to Yahoo! omg! Mekhi Phifer, 38, one of Hollywood’s most appealing black actor’s, has removed himself from the bachelor’s list on Easter weekend, Sat., March 30.
Phifer married his longtime girlfriend, Reshelet Barnes, a black girl. Based on comments from fans and critics, they are saying they are happy Phifer has married a black woman. It is common for black male stars to marry Caucasian women or non-African American women.
Mekhi has been acting since 1995, and has played in some great films. Remember, ‘Soul Food,’ he played Lem. He was always struggling to get and keep a job in the film.
In 2007, he played Gerald in ‘This Christmas.” Phifer’s most popular role was probably his role as a doctor on ‘ER,’ which he left in 2008. Phifer played that role for six years.
Phifer’s marriage to Barnes is his second marriage. He was married to Malinda Williams and they have a child together. He also has another child from a previous relationship.
Based on an emotional Phifer at the wedding, we hope this love will last forever.