Willie McMiller, better known as Willie Macc, is a well-loved standup comedian, actor, and television personality. With his brother and co-author, Jonathan McMiller, he stars in My Flipping Family, a reality TV show in which the brothers buy and flip homes in St. Louis, Missouri. Willie has over 20 million views of his standup comedy on TikTok, Instagram, and YouTube. Plus, he is one of the stars from the hit BET show College Hill: Virgin Island and was pinned by Fox Reality Awards as one of the funniest guys on reality TV. Willie has also appeared on TV episodes and movies, such as Hulu’s Casual, ABC’s Goldberg, TruTV’s Laff Mobb‘s Laff Tracks, CSI, and Meet the Spartans with Kevin Sorbo and Tiffany Haddish. In addition, Willie is known for his acting in over forty national commercials for brands such as Snapple, Kia, Residence Inn, and Applebee’s. He was also the face of “Pump,” a bottled water brand, in New Zealand. Willie has become one of the few reality TV stars to make it as a working actor and comedian in Hollywood. He now travels as a standup comic, and you can see him frequently at the Comedy Store and Laugh Factory in Hollywood.

Jonathan McMiller is an entrepreneur, real estate developer, and television personality from St. Louis, Missouri. From corporate to community, he has had a rich variety of experiences that have shaped his outlook on life. Being the thirdborn child to his parents, Willie and Minerva McMiller, he has always valued the importance of family and recognized the positive impact it has had in his life. His drive to inspire others to incorporate the values that he learned during his youth ignited his desire to mentor and coach youth groups within his community. Along with his brother and co-author, Willie Macc, Jonathan co-founded his real estate development company with a mission to enhance neglected communities one house at a time. Together, the brothers’ efforts gained national attention, and they are now featured hosts on HGTV’s My Flipping Family. One of Jonathan’s favorite quotes is this: “Life wasn’t meant to be perfect—it was meant to be lived!” With that motivation, Jonathan seeks every day to inspire others, live authentically and genuinely, and make a lasting impression on the world that is felt for generations to come.

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