Back in 2016, the Barry Jenkins’ drama movie Moonlight moved millions of audiences and critics with an emotional story and brilliant actors on board. The one who played younger Kevin is an American actor named Jharrel Jerome. With an incredible performance, he was able to grab the attention of multiple directors and producers. In 2019, he appears as Korey Wise in the Ava DuVernay’s Netflix miniseries When They See Us.
Here is everything about Jharrel Jerome wiki, including the details about his girlfriend, net worth, age, height, and parents.
|Birth Name||Jharrel Jerome|
|Birthday||October 9, 1997|
|Birthplace||New York, New York, United States|
|Height||5 feet 9 inches|
|Net worth||$500 Thousand|
Jharrel Jerome Girlfriend
After the success of the movie, Moonlight, Ruiz earned thousands of fan following. Since then, people have started speculating about his love life and interests. But many doubted his sexuality too as he played Kevin, a bisexual teenager, in Moonlight.
However, Jharrel is a straight man, yet to fall in love with a special girl. His past affairs and current relationship status are unknown to everyone. His privacy-seeking nature doesn’t allow him to talk about his love life with the media and fans. Hopefully, the day when he makes his affair or relationship public will arrive soon.
Jharrel Jerome Net Worth
His professional acting career kicked off with a bang. In 2016, he grabbed the role of young Kevin the Oscar-winning movie, Moonlight. Director Barry Jenkins praised his performance in an interview with the Los Angeles Times, saying:
“When you watch Jharrel in that movie, he’s not a guy who’s been over-rehearsing. That’s a dude learning by doing. It’s amazing.”
In 2017, Jharrel appeared in the audience series Mr. Mercedes, where he played Jerome Robinson. Later, he grabbed the role of young Korey Wise in the Netflix miniseries When They See Us, which is based on the Central Park jogger case.
Acting career has boasted Jharrel’s net worth to thousands of dollars along with Special Honorary Award, ACCA Award, Gold Derby Award and several awards and nominations for ‘Moonlight.’ His net worth dwells around $500 Thousand.
Jharrel Jerome Wiki – Bio: Age, Height, Mother & Ethnicity
Jharrel Jerome was born in 1997 in the Bronx, New York. He grew up in a close-knit family with his parents, who he describes as “loving.” His mother, who is his all-time supporter, suggested him to pursue acting. When Jharrel was in eighth grade, he joined a youth theater group. Later, he went to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School. After high school, Jharrel enrolled as an undergraduate at Ithaca College.
The 21 years old Jharrel celebrates his birthday on October 9. He is of Afro-Dominican descent. He is quite tall as his height measures 5 feet 9 inches.