Actor Mekhi Phifer arrives at the premiere of Summit Entertainment's 'Divergent' at the Regency Bruin Theatre on March 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California

Actor Mekhi Phifer arrives at the premiere of Summit Entertainment’s ‘Divergent’ at the Regency Bruin Theatre on March 18, 2014 in Los Angeles, California

*Actor Mekhi Phifer is apparently in a financial tailspin.

The actor, most recently seen in Lifetime’s “A Day Late and a Dollar Short,’ has reportedly filed for bankruptcy, according to TMZ.

He submitted court papers in April, claiming his debts have spiraled to $1.3 million – including $1.2 million in back taxes, $50,000 on lawyer fees and another $4,500 in child support.

In court documents obtained by TMZ, Phifer states he has $67,000 in assets and spends $11,600 a month.

Phifer has two sons from previous relationships.