Jeffrey Wright Net Worth
Who is Jeffrey Wright?
Jeffrey Wright is an American actor. He is known best for his work in “Angels of America”, “Basquiat”, “Casino Royale”, “Broadwalk Empire”, “Quantum of Solace”, and the Hunger Games series. He is active in the entertainment industry since the year 1990 and is currently working in both television and film industry.
Jeffrey Wright Net Worth
Jeffrey Wright has earned a net worth of $7 million in his career. He has earned his net worth through his work as an actor. His movies like “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire”, “The Good Dinosaur”, “Only Lovers Left Alive”, and “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 2” has added well in his net worth. Other than acting, Jeffrey is also earning through brand endorsements like recently he did commercials for Dell Technologies which paid him really well.
Jeffrey Wright Life History
Jeffrey Wright was born on 7th of December in the year 1965 in Washington, D.C., the U.S. He did his schooling from St. Albans School and then joined Amherst College for a degree in political science. He decided of attending law school after his graduation but later pursued acting. While studying acting in the New York University, he dropped out to pursue his career as a full-time actor in the entertainment industry. He started his career with the Off-Broadway Productions and while working with it he got a role in the movie “Presumed Innocent”. Since then he has seen many ups and downs in his career but with his hard work and dedication, he has given great works to the industry. Some notable works of Jeffrey include “Boycott”, “Cadillac Records”, “Angels of America”, “Lackawanna Blues”, “Broken Flowers”, “Shaft”, and others. He is right now working on the show “Westworld” and can also be seen in his upcoming movie “The Goldfinch”.
In his personal life, Jeffrey Wright is single. He got married to Carmen Ejogo in the year 2000 but due to some reasons, they got divorced in the year 2014. They have two kids named Juno and Elijah.
Jeffrey Wright Known For
Jeffrey Wright is known best for his work as an actor. He is famous for his role in “Angles of America” for which he has won many awards including a Tony Award and an Emmy Award. Some other awards won by Jeffrey includes AFI Award, Golden Globe Award, Black Reel Award, Toronto Film Critics Association Award, and Chicago International Film Festival Award. Jeffrey Wright is also honored with an honorary degree from Amherst College in the year 2004.
Jeffrey Wright Political / Business Affiliations
Jeffrey other than working in the entertainment industry is also working on solving the resource related issues. He has established a mineral exploration company named “Taia Lion Resources” in the year 2011. Taia Lion Resources Inc. (Taia) is a junior precious metal and mineral exploration company in Sierra Leone that aims to achieve the highest sustainable profits and shareholder value through the implementation of a commercially viable, ethical and sustainable business model.