Mekhi Phifer,Â widely known for his role as Dr. Greg Pratt on NBC’s “ER,” and as Lem in Soul Food, hasÂ filed for bankruptcy. He owes more than $1 million to various entities.
The 39-year-old actor allegedly owes $1.2 million in back taxes. He also owes $50,000 in lawyer fees and $4,500 in back child support. Legal documents show that Phifer spends around $11,600 in monthly expenses, but only makesÂ $7,500.