Jerod Haynes is known as an actor, who has done notable work in a TV show called The Village. He has portrayed a young black man in the movie 'Blueprint' in 2017.
The talented actor was born in Chicago, the United States. He was born to African-American parents. Not only acting but also he is a basketball player. During his team years, he started playing the tournament for his school.
Let's look at some exciting and unknown facts about actor Haynes.
Net Worth: $8 million
'Criss' actor Jerod Haynes has an enormous amount of net worth $8 million that he made through his acting career. He has appeared in many movies and TV series.
As an actor, he earned more than $56,741 per year. In addition, he is also a screenwriter and filmmaker through which he collects $60,000 per and $53,467 per respectively.
Jerod Haynes never talks about his love life in social media and has not been spotted with his girlfriend or wife. But he has one child with his partner. He is always discreet about his relationship during any interviews.
Has One Daughter
The handsome actor is the proud father of daughter Jalaiya Lee-Haynes. He has kept his little princess information private. Jerod and Jalaiya often spent their time with each other and post their videos and pictures on social sites.
Acting Career since 2013
He steps in Hollywood in 2013 from the movie 'For the Cause'. Later, he gave back to back hit movies such as Animals, Blame, Consumed, Southside with You, and Game Day from 2014 to 2017.
His career break was when he plays a role in 'Blueprint' as a young Blackman and also was a producer of it. The movie is inspired by a true story and relates to the social injustice encounter by people due to their race.
In 2018, he appeared in the movies called 'Benji' and 'The Counter 1960'. Again, in 2019, he gave his blockbuster film 'Native Son'. For his work, he has got an award the '2015 Joseph Jefferson Equity Award' as Best Actor.
Before coming to the industry, he was acting in theaters. He learned acting from the British American Drama Academy (BADA). After completing his training, he worked in Cort Theatre and Steppenwolf Theatre. He has won the Jeff Award, is the highest award for theatre performers in Chicago.
Was a Basketball Player
Haynes was a basketball player before getting towards the acting industry. He tried to make his career as a player but he failed. He played for the Angelo State University Men's basketball team and also won the title of State Champion in 2003. After getting these much, he became unsuccessful to make a place at the professional NBA teams.
Active on Social Media
Jerod Haynes is quite active on social networking platforms like Instagram and Twitter. He has 4,317 followers on Instagram and 1,140 Followers on Twitter. He uploads his pictures with his cute daughter.