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Jamie Hector

Jamie Hector

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Full Name: Jamie Hector
Birth Date: October 7, 1975
Age: 44 years
Gender: Male
Profession: Actor
Country: United States
Horoscope: Libra
Height: 6 feet 2 inches (1.88m)
WifeJennifer Amelia
Net Worth$2 Million
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceBrooklyn, New York City
EducationThe Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute
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Jamie Hector is an actor of Haitian and American ancestry who is best known for his appearance on the HBO drama series ‘The Wire’ and in the drama series ‘Bosch’. And the movies like  ‘Max Payne’, as  Lincoln Deneuf and as Mutulu in the film ‘All Eyez on Me’, among many other various roles that he’s played.

Jamie Hector was born on the 7th of October 1975, in Brooklyn, New York City USA. After high school, he became fascinated by acting, he entered at The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, from which he got his BA degree.

Jamie Hector in his teenage
Caption: Jamie Hector in his teenage (Photo: Instagram)

He is from American nationality and belongs to Haitian descent ethnicity. Jamie Hector has a good height of 6 feet 2 inches and a body weight of 81 kg.

Who is Jamie Hector Wife?

Jamie Hector is happily married to his then-girlfriend Jennifer Amelia. They were in a serious relationship before getting married.  According to a rumor they started dating in 2006 and dated for a while before they decided to get married. They did a secret wedding.

Jamie Hector with his co-actor
Caption: Jamie Hector with his co-actor (Photo: Instagram)

While he was celebrating his wife’s pregnancy in New York on July 12, 2009, his party encountered a tragic gun battle. The attacker shot about 50 bullets at the guests and the target was followed to the hospital to attack again.

The police found 46 bullets and two guns in the scene but were not capable to find the attacker. In that gun attack, 17 people had lost their lives and many people were injured.

From his married life, the couple welcomed their first baby girl. Then, Jamie with his spouse shared the second baby girl. The couple is the parents of two lovely daughters. Jamie with his wife and kids lives happily together.

Net Worth of Jamie Hector Form His Acting Career

Jamie Hector has an estimated net worth of $2 million. He has become quite a successful actor, with around +60 films and TV titles credited to his name. He is also the founded Moving Mountains, Inc. which is a nonprofit theatre-based organization that was established in 2007.

Jamie Hector an American actor
Caption: Jamie Hector an American actor (Photo: Instagram)

He was also part of many fundraising efforts for the Haiti earthquake. He featured in the movie Max Payne, which made grossed collection over $85 million at the box office against a $35 million budget in 2018.

The actor also owns his clothing line called Royal Addiction in Brooklyn, New York. From his business, he earned a major part of his worth.

Career Beginnings and Recognization

Jamie did his acting debut with a minor role in the TV crime-drama series ‘New York Undercover’ in as early as 1997, and then he carried on acting with another minor role in the film ‘He Got Game’ in 1998. While in 1999 he made an appearance in Jim Jarmusch’s award-winning action crime-drama film ‘Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai’.

Jamie Hector with his cast members of television show 'Bosch'
Caption: Jamie Hector with his cast members of the television show ‘Bosch’ (Photo: Instagram)

In 2002, he appeared in the movie ‘Paid in Full’ but in 2003 the fate of his career took the turn when he was chosen for the lead role in the short film ‘Five Deep Breaths’. The film became a success, and Jamie became a popular face in the film industry.

Movies & Tv Shows

From 2004 to 2008, he was noticed for his role ‘Marlo Stanfield’ on the HBO television drama ‘The Wire’. His other famous TV dramas and series are ‘The Game’, ‘Heroes’, Cold Case’, ‘Lie To Me’, ‘Power’, and ‘The Strain’, in between others.

Currently, he is working as a ‘Jerry Edgar’ in the American police web television series ‘Bosch’, that premiered in 2014 and is still ongoing. His other films like ‘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, are commended.

He has also voiced for several video games including ‘The Warriors’ in 2005, ‘Halo: Reach’ in 2010, ‘Gears 5’ in 2019, and many more.