Who is Mica Burton?
Mica Burton is a renowned American cosplayer, YouTuber, live video game streamer, and an actress, who is perhaps most recognized for her past engagements with Rooster Teeth Productions. She is best known as the content editor of the video game division called Achievement Hunter, as well as the editor of Rooster Teeth’s official YouTube channel – The Know.
Actually felt cute, maybe removed later ☀️ pic.twitter.com/0kMfwoCuB1
— Mica Burton (@MicaBurton) May 22, 2020
Early life, family and bio
Michaela Jean Estelle ‘Mica’ Burton was born under the zodiac sign Cancer on the 8e July 1994, in Los Angeles, California, USA, to popular American actor and film director LeVar BuRtons and his wife Stephanie Cozart Burton, who is a professional makeup artist. She holds an American nationality and is of African-American ethnicity; she has an older half-brother named Eian who was born in 1980.
After graduating from high school, Mica then attended the School of Theater and Dance at the University of Michigan, graduating in 2016, receiving her Bachelor of Fine Arts majoring in Theater. During her college days, she was a member of the Avalon Artist Group.
Famous father LeVar Burton
Levardis Robert Martyn’LeVarBurton Jr. was born on the 16e February 1957, in Landstuhl in present-day Germany, to a social worker and educator Erma Gene, and a US Army Signal Corps photographer Levardis Robert Martyn Burton.
He graduated from the School of Theater at the University of Southern California.
In the spotlight LeVar stepped in 1977 when he was cast in the role of young Kunta Kinte in the TV miniseries “Roots”, for which he earned a nomination for the prestigious Primetime Emmy Award. The real breakthrough in his career came in 1987, when he started starring as the recurring character of Lt. Cmdr. Geordi La Forge in the TV sci-fi series “Star Trek: The Next Generation”, which continues until 1994.
In addition, he reprized the same character in several sequels and spin-off movies of the Star Trek franchise, including “Star Trek: Generations”, “Star Trek: First Contact”, and “Star Trek: Voyager”.
In his professional portfolio there are currently 75 acting credits, including memorable appearances on hit TV series such as “Captain Planet and the Planeteers”, “The Big Bang Theory”, “Perception”, and “Transformers: Rescue Bots”. In November 1990, LeVar Burton was honored with a star on Hollywood’s Walk of Fame Boulevard.
In January 2014 Micah Burton launched her eponymous Youtube Channel, whereupon she started uploading videos of herself playing video games. 2015 Mica joined Texas-based video production company Rooster Teeth Production and not long after was appointed as one of the panelists on the TV series “Rooster Teeth: Entertainment System”. This was followed by her on-screen acting debut, when she appeared as Jules in the Sci-Fi action comedy film “Lazer Team”.
Between 2015 and 2016 she regularly popped up on the Rooster Teeth’s official game show “On the Spot”, while also serving as a commentator for the TV talk show “Hot Pepper Game Reviews”. In 2016, she appeared regularly on Achievement Hunter’s TV comedy series ‘Off Topic’ before making her career breakthrough later that year when she joined the crew of Barbara Dunkelman’s TV talk show ‘Always Open’.
These achievements were followed by a series of guest appearances in TV series such as ‘Schooled’, ‘The Eleven Little Roosters’, as well as ‘Rooster Teeth Shorts’ and ‘Overwatch League’, after which in 2019 she took on the recurring role of Reani in the TV fantasy adventure series “Critical Role”.
Aside from her on-screen appearances, Mica Burton has also served as a news editor for “Lazer Team” and “The Know”, as well as being in charge of Performance Hunter‘s live video streams.
However, as of April 2018, Mica is no longer a member of the Rooster Teeth Production. 2019, Mica was appointed as the official interviewer for the Overwatch League – 2019 Playoffs.
Mica is fluent in English, Russian and Spanish, and is also a skilled pianist. She is active on several popular social media networks such as Twitter And Instagram, on which she is currently followed by more than 250,000 people. In addition, she is active in social services cartridge with which she provides her benefactors with her exclusive content for a monthly fee.
Mica currently lives in Los Angeles, California.