Jamie Hector is an American actor who made a name for himself in the industry by playing the role in the series ‘The Wire’. He has also appeared as Lincoln Deneuf in the action movie ‘Max Payne’ and Mutulu in the movie ‘All Eyez on Me’.

In 2014, he was cast as Detective II Jerry Edgar as Bosch’s partner in the police procedural drama ‘Bosch,’ where actress Mimi Rogers appeared in the recurring role of ‘Honey Chandler.’ 

Jamie Hector: Biography, Family, Education

The handsome black actor was born on October 7, 1975, in Brooklyn, New York, New York, United States. No details are revealed about his parents and siblings or his early childhood. He has a United States nationality and an ethnicity of Haitian descent.

Regarding his education, after finishing high school, he auditioned for a community theater company. Later, he enrolled at the Lee Strasberg Theater & Film Institute in New York to polish his acting career.

Jamie Hector: Career and Life Achievements

He has developed an interest in acting career from an early age. As soon as he completed his high school, he joined the community theater company. While still in college, he began his acting career and had roles on TV shows like ‘New York Undercover,’ ‘Third Watch,’ and ‘Law & Order,’ among others.

In 2002, he appeared in the film ‘Paid in Full’, following the lead role in the short film ‘Five Deep Breaths’ in 2003. From 2004 to 2008, he was noted for his role ‘Marlo Stanfield’ in the HBO television drama ‘The wire’. His role in the series is that of a young, ambitious and intelligent head of the Baltimore drug-trafficking Stanfield Organizations. For his role, Rolling Stone singled him out at 2 on the list of ’40 Greatest TV Villains of All Time’ in 2016. His other dramas and TV series include ‘The Game’, ‘Heroes’, Cold Case’, ‘Lie To Me’, ‘Power’ and ‘The Strain’, among others.

He is currently working as ‘Jerry Edgar’ in the US police web TV series ‘Bosch’ which premiered in 2014 and is still running. His other movies give credit to ‘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)’, among others.

He has also provided his voice for various video games including 2005’s ‘The Warriors’, 2010’s ‘Halo: Reach’ and 2019’s ‘Gears 5’, many more.

Jamie Hector: Personal Life And Wife

Jamie is very secretive when it comes to sharing information about his personal and love life. He has not revealed much about his personal life or his love life. There is no information about his past relationship or any rumored links. However, the actor is a married man and his wife is Jennifer Amelia. According to sources, the couple started dating in 2006, but there are no details of their dating or marriage history.

When looking at his social media accounts, he only shares the images related to her work. In addition, he is also a philanthropist who founded a theater based non-profit organization ‘Moving Mountains Inc’ in 2007. The organization helps young people by providing classes in performing arts such as dance, singing and acting. In addition, he has raised funds for the survivors of the 2010 Haiti earthquake disaster.

Jamie Hector: Net Worth and Social Media Profiles

He has earned an impressive amount through his role in the movies and series. Although he has not revealed his exact income, his net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. Additionally, he has worked on the movie ‘Max Payne’ which has grossed $85 million at the box office versus $35 million. Additionally, he profits from his Brooklyn-based clothing line ‘Royal Addiction’.

The actor is also very active on different social media platforms. He goes for 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 more than 10,000 followers.

Jamie Hector: Body Measurements, Facial Scar

The actor has a height of 1.82 meters and his weight is unknown. Other than this, there is no information on his body measurements. He has short black hair and eye color as well.

You must have seen a scar on the actor’s left cheek. However, he has not spoken publicly about his scar. When asked about his facial scar, he pursed his lips to tell it, instead he would mention the emotions of his related movie or series characters.