Jharrel Jerome born on October 9, 1997 is an American actor who is known for starring in Barry Jenkins’ drama film Moonlight (2016) as well as in Ava DuVernay’s Netflix mini-series When They See Us (2019).
Jharrel was born and raised in the Bronx, New York & is of Afro-Dominican descent. Jharrel grew up in a close-knit family with parents who he described as “loving”. His mother suggested him to pursue acting when he was in eighth grade, after which he joined a youth theater group. He attended and graduated from Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School, commuting to Manhattan each day by train.
Jharrel Jerome Family/Parents
Born in The Bronx, New York, his mother’s name is Radoyka but unfortunately, his father’s details are not available yet.
Jharrel Jerome Affairs/Girlfriend/Spouse/Wife
He is dating a lady named Shelly. They seem very happy with their relationship and regularly post pictures with each other on Instagram.
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Name: Jharrel Jerome
- Nickname: Jharrel
- Birthday: October 9, 1997
- Age: 21 years old
- Gender: Male
- Birthplace: The Bronx, New York
- Current Residence: Coming Soon…
- Education: Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School,
- Profession: Actor
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Black
- Religion: Unknown
- Hair Color: Light Dark
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Zodiac: Libra
- Girlfriend: He is dating a lady named Shelly
- Net Worth: 2 Million USD
- Height: 6 ft 3 In (191 cm)
- Weight: Coming Soon…
Trivia and Facts, you may not know about Jharrel Jerome
- Jerome and his Moonlight co-star named Ashton Sanders, won the 2017 MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Kiss.
- Jharrel has appeared in the Audience series Mr. Mercedes.
- In the 2019, he auditioned for the role of young Korey Wise in Netflix mini-series When They See Us which is based on the Central Park jogger case. After his audition the director Ava DuVernay asked him to read the lines for adult Korey Wise, & Jharrel was cast in both roles.
- For more information about Jharrel, contact him on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.