Photos of Bernie Mac
Bernie was born under the official name McCullough, Bernard Jeffrey on October 5th, 1957. He died on August 9th, 2008 in Chicago, Illinois, USA (complications from pneumonia). Known to his close friends as Mac-Man, he has been a credited actor since the 1996 film Get on the Bus.
Bernie Mac has yet to establish a position as a bankable star. He has starred in two films including the 2005 comedy movie Guess Who as the character Percy Jones and the 2004 comedy film Mr 3000 playing Stan Ross.
Bernie has made such a successful career in supporting roles, that it actually surpasses most leading actor's careers. He has appeared in ten films including: the 2009 comedy film Old Dogs as the character Jimmy Lunchbox, the 2008 action movie Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa playing Zuba and the 2003 comedy release Bad Santa cast as Gin.
His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2001 crime film Ocean's Eleven, which brought in $183,000,000 at the box office.
Bernie is a cultural icon, having been featured on the cover of at least four magazines, interviewed in over seven publications and featured in twenty-one magazine articles. He has been the subject of at least one biographical film.