Jeffrey Wright Bio, Wiki, Age, Wife, Children, Height, Movies and Net Worth


Who Is Jeffrey Wright? Jeffrey Wright Biography and Wiki

Jeffrey Wright is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Belize in Broadway production and HBO miniseries Angels in America. Wright has also appeared as Jean-Michel Basquiat in Basquiat. He was also cast as Felix Leiter in the James Bond films Casino Royale and Quantum of Solace, Valentin Narcisse in the HBO series Boardwalk Empire, and Beetee in The Hunger Games films. Jeffrey has also starred as Bernard Lowe in the HBO series Westworld.

Jeffrey Wright Age and Birthday

Jeffrey is 54 years as of 2019, he was born on December 7, 1965, in Washington, D.C., the U.S. He celebrates his birthday on December 7th year. Jeffrey will be turning 55 years as of December 7, 2020.

Jeffrey Wright Height and Weight

Jeffrey is a man of average stature, he also appears to be quite tall in stature in his photos. He stands at a height of 5feet 10inches(1.8meters). He also weighs 183 lbs (83 kgs).

Jeffrey Wright Family

Jeffrey was raised by his mother and aunt after his fathers’ death. In addition, his father died when he was only a year old.

Jeffrey Wright Wife

Jeffrey was married to actress Carmen Ejogo in 2000, unfortunately, the couple divorced in 2014. They were blessed with two children a daughter, Juno, and a son, Elijah.

Jeffrey Wright Education

He graduated from St. Albans School and attended Amherst College. Wright received a bachelor’s degree in political science and planned to attend law school. He later decided to study acting instead. After attending New York University for two months, he left to become a full-time actor.  In 2004, Wright received an honorary degree from his alma mater, Amherst College.

Jeffrey Wright Wife | Jeffrey Wright Children

He was previously married to Carmen Elizabeth Ejogo. She is a British television and film actress and singer. They have since divorced. Subsequently, the couple was blessed with two kids daughter Juno Wright and son  Elijah Wright.

Jeffrey Wright Net Worth

Jeffrey has enjoyed a long career in the actor industry. Through proceeds from his work as an actor, he has been able to accumulate a modest fortune. Jeffrey is estimated to have a net worth of about $8 million-$10 million.

Jeffrey Wright Measurements and Facts

Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Jeffrey Wright.

Jeffrey Wright Bio and Wiki

  • Full Names: Jeffrey Wright
  • Popular As: Jeffrey Wright
  • Gender: Male
  • Occupation / Profession: Actor
  • Nationality: American
  • Race / Ethnicity: Not Available
  • Religion: Not Known
  • Sexual Orientation: Straight

Jeffrey Wright Birthday

  • Age / How Old?: 54yrs(2020)
  • Zodiac Sign: Not Available
  • Date of Birth: December 7, 1965
  • Place of Birth: Washington, D.C., the U.S.
  • Birthday: December 7

Jeffrey Wright Body Measurements

  • Body Measurements: Not Available
  • Height / How Tall?: 5ft 10inches(1.8m)
  • Weight: 183 lbs (83 kgs)
  • Eye Color: Not Available
  • Hair Color: Not Available
  • Shoe Size: Not Available

Jeffrey Wright Family and Relationship

  • Father (Dad): Not Known
  • Mother: Not Known
  • Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): Not Known
  • Marital Status: Divorced
  • Wife/Spouse: Married to Carmen Ejogo(div.)
  • Children:  Sons ( Elijah) Daughter(s) (Juno)

Jeffrey Wright Networth and Salary

  • Net Worth: $8 million-$10 million
  • Salary: Under Review
  • Source of Income: Actor

Jeffrey Wright House and Cars

  • Place of living: To be Updated
  • Cars: Car Brand to be Updated

Jeffrey Wright Batman 2020

Wright already has some comic book adaptation cred on his resume as the voice of Uatu the Watcher in the upcoming animated Disney+ series Marvel’s What If… ?, but now it’s looking like he’ll get to leave his mark on DC Comics as well. It was reported in late September that Wright was in talks to play Commissioner James Gordon in The Batman.

According to later trade reports, he has indeed signed on, which explains his teasing tweet. You might recognize Wright for playing Felix Leiter in the Daniel Craig-led James Bond film series, Beetee in the Hunger Games film series, or Bernard Lowe in the HBO show Westworld, among many other things.

Jeffrey Wright Movies

Wright started his career off-Broadway in New York City and Washington DC. He appeared in his debut movie as an attorney in Presumed Innocent. In 1991 he joined John Houseman’s national touring repertory company The Acting Company. He starred as Belize Arriaga in Angels in America. His role as a gay nurse forced to take care of Roy Cohn as he dies of AIDS won him the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play.

Throughout the 1990s and early 2000s, Wright appeared in both leading and supporting roles in such films as Celebrity (1998), Ride with the Devil (1999), Shaft (2000), and Boycott (2001). where played Martin Luther King, Jr. In 2003, Wright reprised his role as Norman “Belize” Arriaga in HBO’s award-winning adaptation of Angels in America.

His performance garnered him an Emmy award as well as a Golden Globe award for Best Supporting Actor in a miniseries. In 2004, he appeared in Jonathan Demme’s remake of The Manchurian Candidate. In February 2005, Wright returned to HBO Films in Lackawanna Blues. He also guests starred on The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles and Homicide: Life on the Street.

Next Year

Among his other film roles was Washington attorney Bennett Holiday in Syriana (2005). The same year, he played Bill. In 2007 he starred in the alien invasion thriller The Invasion. He also appeared as Colin Powell in W and Muddy Waters in Cadilac Records. In 2010 he played Jacques Cornet in A Free Man of Color at the Vivian Beaumont Theater of the Lincoln Center for Performing Arts in New York City.

2017 he appeared in a commercial for Dell Technologies where he showcases a very solid golf swing while demonstrating a Callaway driver. In 2018, Wright produced the HBO documentary We Are Not Done Yet, which gives voice to war veterans who, through a USO-sponsored arts workshop at Walter Reed National Military Hospital, discover the power and healing of shared experience to unite and find resilience in the face of post-traumatic stress.

Jeffrey Wright Hunger Games

Wright plays Beetee in The Hunger Games film series, starting with The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, released in November 2013.

Jeffrey Wright Westworld

HBO’s Westworld is about robots, power, and the nature of humanity, among other things. In season 2 of the show, Westworld park programming head Bernard Lowe (Jeffrey Wright) is a cornerstone character.

Jeffrey Wright Basquiat

Moreover, Jeffrey portrays Basquiat, and David Bowie plays Basquiat’s friend and mentors Andy Warhol.

Jeffrey Wright James Bond

Felix Leiter is a fictional character invented by Ian Flemingin the James Bond books, who also appears in the Bond movies. He was portrayed by Jeffrey Wright in the 2006 film Casino Royale.  In the films, Leiter works for the CIA and assists Bond in his various adventures. Moreover, he was portrayed by Jeffrey in the 2006 film Casino Royale and the 2008 film Quantum of Solace.

Jeffrey Wright Wolf Movie

 In Jeremy Saulnier’s latest film “Hold the Dark,” Jeffrey plays the soft-spoken, highly skilled wolf expert Russell Core

Jeffrey Wright Angels In America

Angels in America is a 2003 American HBO miniseries directed by Mike Nichols. As well as, Wright was the only original cast member to appear in the Broadway version.

Jeffrey Wright Awards

  • Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or a Movie 2004 · Angels in America
  • Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Play 1994 · Angels in America: Perestroika
  • Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Series, Miniseries, or Motion Picture Made for Television 2004 · Angels in America
  • Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Play 1994 · Angels in America: Perestroika
  • Black Reel Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor 2008 · Cadillac Records
  • Obie Award for Performance 2002 · Topdog/Underdog
  • Black Reel Award for Outstanding Ensemble 2008 · Cadillac Records
  • Outer Critics Circle Special Award 2002 · Topdog/Underdog
  • Outer Critics Circle Award for Best Debut Performance 1994 · Angels in America: Perestroika, Angels in America: Millennium Approaches

Frequently Asked Questions About Jeffrey Wright

Who is Jeffrey Wright?

Wright is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Belize in Broadway production and HBO miniseries Angels in America.

How old is Jeffrey Wright?

Jeffrey is 54 years as of 2019, he was born on December 7, 1965, in Washington, D.C., the U.S. He celebrates his birthday on December 7th year. Jeffrey will be turning 55 years as of December 7, 2020.

How tall is Jeffrey Wright?

Jeffrey is a man of average stature, he also appears to be quite tall in stature in his photos. He stands at a height of 5feet 10inches(1.8meters). He also weighs 183 lbs (83 kgs).

Is Jeffrey Wright married?

Jeffrey was married to actress Carmen Ejogo in 2000, unfortunately, the couple divorced in 2014.

How much is Jeffrey Wright worth?

Jeffrey has enjoyed a long career in the actor industry. Through proceeds from his work as an actor, he has been able to accumulate a modest fortune. Jeffrey is estimated to have a net worth of about $8 million-$10 million.

Where does Jeffrey Wright live?

Because of security reasons, Jeffrey has not shared his precise location of residence. We will immediately update this information if we get the location and images of his house.

Is Wright dead or alive?

Jeffrey is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.

Where is Wright Now?

Wright is working as an actor. He is best known for his role as Belize in Broadway production and HBO miniseries Angels in America.

Jeffrey Wright Social Media Contacts

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