|Born Name||Jerod Haynes|
|Birth Place||Chicago, USA|
|Net Worth||$1.9 million|
The skilled actor Jerod Haynes is known for his excellent acting profession. You can get a peek into his talents on his most recent show Native Son.
So how much is the actor worth? What movies did he play on? Stick with us to know more about him.
Earning as an Actor
Jerod Haynes has amassed a net worth of $1.9 million as of 2019. Haynes is a brilliant actor who has showcased his skills in numerous movies and Tv shows. His most recognized work in his acting career is the TV show, The Village.
Youtube: Jerod Haynes Interview
The actor completed his Business Management from the University of Idaho. Additionally, he also studied Kinesiology from Angelo State University.
The Village star first started his acting from theaters and gradually made his way into performing in movies and TV shows. He honed acting from the British American Drama Academy(BADA).
After completing his training, he performed in Cort Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre for which he won the Joseph Jefferson Equity Award in 2015. Also known as the Jeff Award, is the highest award for theatre performers in Chicago.
Performing in The Village
The storyline goes about around a group of neighbors residing in an apartment building located in Brooklyn. The residents of the apartment are more of a family than neighbors helping each other through tough times.
Jerod Haynes plays the role of Ben Jones, a police officer. In the series, he is also the love interest of Ava ( Moran Atias ), one of the main characters in the show. Frankie Faison and Daren Kagasoff have also starred in the series and according to Haynes, he’s learned a lot from the both of them.
Mike Daniels and Jessica Rhoades are the Executive Producers of the TV show. Similarly, Minkie Spiro is the acting Executive director and producer of the series. However, the show was canceled after the first season in May 2019.
Jerod Haynes produced the movie The Blueprint along with some other producers such as Daryl Wein and Christian Everhard. Daryl was the director of the movie as well. The two starred in the movie themselves which officially released on October 13, 2017.
The movie is inspired by a true story and relates to the social injustice encountered by people due to their race. A Black youth searches for his identity after losing his best friend in a shoot out in South Side, Chicago.
The actor, however, was a basketball player before getting his hands into the acting business. Jerod tried getting into a professional team but failed. He played for the Angelo State University Mens basketball team and won the title of State Champion in 2003. Though that, he failed to book a place at the professional NBA teams.
Quick Facts: Jerod Haynes
- After finding out he had no career in basketball, he got depressed and googled “depression” which eventually led him to acting. He couldn’t afford it so he made a barter deal and agreed to take out the trash and other errands for free classes.
- He went to therapy to deal with his depression and seems very happy with the results.
- The Chicago native prefers complicated roles that represent different aspects rather than typical mainstream ones.