Jamie Hector is an American actor who made a prominent place in the industry by portraying the role in the series ‘The Wire’. He has also appeared as Lincoln Deneuf in the action film ‘Max Payne’ and Mutulu in the film ‘All Eyez on Me’.
In 2014, he was cast as the Detective II Jerry Edgar as Bosch’s partner in the police procedure drama ‘Bosch’ where the actress Mimi Rogers appeared in the recurring role of ‘Honey Chandler’. Let us scroll below to know more information on the talented and handsome actor’s personal and professional life.
Caption: The actor, Jamie Hector
Jamie Hector: Bio, Family, Education
The black handsome actor was born on 7 October 1975, in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, the United States. No details are revealed on his parents and siblings or early childhood. He has a nationality of America and ethnicity of Haitian descent.
Regarding his education, after completing high school from high school, he auditioned for a community theatre company. Later, he enrolled at the Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute in New York to polish his acting career.
Jamie Hector: Career & Life Achievements
He has built an interest in acting career from a young age. As soon as he completed his high school, he joined the community theatre company. While he was still at college, he began his acting career and had roles in television shows like ‘New York Undercover’, ‘Third Watch’, and ‘Law & Order’, amongst others.
In 2002, he appeared in the movie ‘Paid in Full’, following the lead role in the short film ‘Five Deep Breaths’ in 2003. From 2004 to 2008, he noticed for his role ‘Marlo Stanfield’ on the HBO television drama ‘The Wire’. His role in the series is a young, ambitious, intelligent head of the Baltimore drug trade Stanfield Organizations. For his role, Rolling Stone remarked him #2 on the list ’40 Greatest TV Villians of All Time’ in 2016. His other TV dramas and series include ‘The Game’, ‘Heroes’, Cold Case’, ‘Lie To Me’, ‘Power’, and ‘The Strain’, amongst others.
Currently, he is working as a ‘Jerry Edgar’ in the American police web television series ‘Bosch’, that premiered in 2014 which is still running. His other films credit ‘Everyday People(2004)’, ‘Blackout (2007)’, ‘Max Payne (2008)’, ‘Just Another Day(2009)’, ‘Blood Ties(2013)’, ‘A Year and Change(2015)’, and ‘All Eyez on Me(2017)’, amongst others.
He has also voiced for several video games including 2005 ‘The Warriors’, 2010 ‘Halo: Reach’, and 2019 ‘Gears 5’, many more.
Jamie Hector: Personal Life & Wife
Jamie is very secretive when it comes to sharing information on his personal life and love life. He has not revealed much about his personal life as well as love life. No information about his past relationship or any rumored link-ups. Nevertheless, the actor is a married man and his wife is Jennifer Amelia. According to sources, the couple started to date in 2006 but there are no details of their dating history or marriage.
Looking at his social media accounts, he only shares the pictures of his work-related. Further, he is a philanthropist too who has founded a non-profit theatre-based organization ‘Moving Mountaons Inc’ in 2007. The organization helps youth to provide classes in performing arts like dancing, vocal and acting. Also, he has raised funds for the survivors of the 2010 Haiti disaster earthquake.
Jamie Hector: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
He has made an impressive amount through his role from the movies and series. Though he has not revealed his exact income, his net worth has been estimated to be around $2 million. Additionally, he has worked in the movie ‘Max Payne’ which has grossed $85 million at the box office against $35 million. Also, he makes some profit from his clothing line ‘Royal Addiction’, based in Brooklyn.
The actor is also highly active over different social media platforms. He goes by the handle @jamiehector on Instagram with 60.1k followers. On Twitter, he has an account @JamieHector with 40.3k followers. On Facebook, he has an account @OfficialJamieHector with over 10k followers.
Jamie Hector: Body Measurements, Facial Scar
The actor has a tall height of 6 feet or 1.82 meters and weight unknown. Other than this, there is no information on his body measurements. He has short black hair and eyes color as well.
You must have seen a scar on the actor’s left cheek. However, he has not spoken about his scar in publically. When he has been asked about his facial scar, he has tightened lips to tell about this instead he would bring up the emotions for his related characters of movies or series.