Who is Mecca Morgan White?
Mecca Morgan White is a multi-talented actress, producer, editor, director, writer, singer and businessperson. She was born in 7th day of October 1995 in Los Angeles, California, United States. The rising actress was also raised in Los Angeles, California, where she currently lives. She is a United States national with mixed ethnicity of American-Indian-African-European ancestry.
She recently earned a degree in Film/Cinema/Video Studies from The Los Angeles Film School, graduating with the class of 2016. Mecca is also a graduate of the New York Film Academy as well as of the Sanford Meisner Center, The Groundlings, and The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, (where she studied art).
She is famous as the daughter of the prominent Bahamas-born American actress, singer and musician Persia White. Mecca White has won the attention of many people with her unique and outstanding acting skills. She made her professional acting debut in 2002 at the age of 7 where she portrayed the character of Savannah alongside her mother. She also appeared in the TV series Girlfriends alongside her mother. In June 2016, Mecca wrote, directed, and featured in the comedic TV pilot Juice Truck and released a film spin-off in 2018. The film (Juice Truck) depicts the story of two socially awkward girls working in a juice truck in Santa Monica, California. Her mother was also featured in the film. She most recently appeared in and contributed to the production of Joseph Morgan’s short film Carousel. Mecca explained during the Westfield International Film Festival that for her, short film was inspired by the sitcom Broad City. Mecca credits her family, particularly her mother Persia White and stepfather Joseph Morgan, both actors and filmmakers, for laying the groundwork for her career in the arts by exposing her to the worlds of art, film, and humor. Mecca is creating an outstanding avenue in movie/music industry as a director, writer, performer, and innovative young force of nature with a passion for comedy and original thought. She currently has 6 acting credits under her name. Aside from Acting and singing, she also owns an online clothing brand known as White Lion, where she majorly sells hoodies, T-shirts, bags and jackets.
What is her net worth?
She has an alleged net worth of $700 thousand. However, this information is not reliable since the source is not verified.
Summary of Mecca Morgan White Profile
Full name: Mecca Moniker Morgan White
Date of birth: 7 October 1995 Age 26 years old (as of September 2022)
Zodiac sign: Libra
Place of birth: Los Angeles, California, United States
Current residence: Los Angeles, California, USA
Ethnicity: Mixed Religion Christianity.
Sexuality/sexual orientation: Straight
Body measurements: 34-24-34.
Height in inches: 5’4’’
Height in centimetres: 163
Weight in pounds: 110
Weight in kilograms: 50
Hair colour: Blonde
Eye colour: Blue
Father: Joseph Morgan (stepfather)
Mother: Persia White
Relationship: status Single
Education: The Los Angeles Film School, New York Film Academy, The New York Film Academy as well as of the Sanford Meisner Center, The Groundlings, and The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts.
Profession: Actress, writer, director, filmmaker, producer, editor, Businesswoman.
Net worth: $700,000, however, not verified.
What are the movies and TV series she has made appearance in?
Her outstanding performance has since landed her roles in a number of films and TV shows, some of them are listed below:
- Take Back the Night. The Party Bartender. 2021.
- Dhar Mann. Court Spectator 1. TV Mini Series. 2021. 1 episode.
- Niki (as Mecca White) Short. 2019.
- Juice Truck. Alex (as Mecca White) TV Short. 2018.
- Cashier (as Mecca White) Short. 2017.
- Savannah (as Mecca White) TV Series. 2002. 1 episode.
What are the songs released by Mecca Morgan White?
She has released a number of songs, some of which include:
- Lion Skin
- Reckless Endless Noise, all the songs are available on SoundCloud.
She is also a member of the XEO3 music band and a solo singer who released her debut album titled Mecca in 2009.
She uses her social media page, named after her real name, to promote her singing, collaboration with brands, and to even share her skincare and travelling stories.
Despite having famous parents, Mecca White still chooses to put in the stint of building her career, attending several film schools, and releasing her productions. She has a large online community where she enjoys sharing pictures of her and her dog.
In 2018, the beautiful actress won as Best woman Filmmaker in LAIFF Award, and also she won as Best Editing in West Nordic International Film Festival for Juice Truck short film, according to her IMDB profile. Additionally, she was nominated as Best Female Filmmaker and Best Short Narrative in the WIFF Award for the same short comedy film.
Mecca is a vegan like her mother. She regularly holds conversations centring on veganism on her social media platforms.
Who is Mecca Morgan White’s father?
The identity of Mecca’s biological father is hidden, but Joseph Morgan adopted Mecca. Persia, her mother, had raised her all on her own, but there were rumors claiming that a renowned American rapper, singer, songwriter, musician, poet, writer, and actor Saul Stacey Williams, Persia’s ex-husband, was her biological father. The speculation has not been confirmed, but Williams and Persia were in a relationship for six years which makes it hard to deny the possibility of the singer being Mecca’s real father. Saul is recognized for his unique blending of poetry and alternative hip hop to produce a masterpiece. Saul also took lead roles in the independent film Slam (1998) and the jukebox musical Holler If Ya Hear Me (2013).
Joseph Morgan, her stepfather, who adopted her, is a British actor and director recognized for starring as Niklaus Mikaelson on the TV series The Vampire Diaries, and his lead role in its spin-off, The Originals.
Her mother was first married to Saul Williams after their 6 years of relationship as earlier stated. Persia met him in 2003 when he performed as a guest in the TV show Girlfriends. After a year of union, they separated. Mecca Morgan White was 14 years old, when they separated. Saul married actress Anisia Uzeyman and lived in Paris for four years before relocating to Los Angeles, where he currently resides. Persia moved on and remarried actor Joseph Morgan after the divorce. Persia and Morgan first met on the set of The Vampire Diaries. They started dating in 2011 and got engaged in 2015. They walked down the aisle on 5th July 2014 in Ocho Rios, Jamaica. Mecca White is the only daughter of her mother, Persia White, and an official child to her step-father Joseph Morgan.
She has a good relationship with her step-father, Joseph Morgan and also found a father figure in him. The two have apparently developed a great bond since Morgan entered Mecca and her mother’s life. He even adopted her and gave her his name, Moniker, which Mecca has used as her middle name. Joseph Morgan himself does have any biological children.
Who is Mecca Morgan White’s Mother?
Persia White is Mecca Morgan Whites mother. Her mother (Persia) is a renowned actress, singer, and musician. She is widely known as Denise Williams, a role she portrayed on the short-lived television series Breaker High. She also starred as Lynn Searcy in Girlfriends (2000-2008).
Persia is a vegan, a human and animal rights advocate, and also an environmentalist. People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) honoured her as 2005 Humanitarian of the Year. She is also a board member of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society.