Terrence Howard is an American actor and singer known for his acclaimed performances in films like Hustle & Flow, Crash, and Empire. He has received multiple NAACP Image Award nominations for his work.
Attribute Details Full Name Terrence Dashon Howard Also Known As Terrence Howard Profession(s) Actor, Singer, Musician Date of Birth March 11, 1969 Age 54 years old (As of 2023) Place of Birth Chicago, Illinois, United States Nationality American Zodiac Sign Pisces Ancestry & Heritage African-American
Attribute Details Height 6′ 2″ (188 cm) Weight 75 kg (165 lbs) Body Measurements Chest – 43 inches Waist – 35 inches Biceps – 16 inches Eye Colour Dark Brown Hair Colour Black
Family & Relationships
Attribute Details Parents Tyrone Howard, Anita Williams Siblings Two younger brothers – Tyrone Jr., James Howard Affairs Lori McCommas, Michelle Ghent Relationship Divorced Partner/Spouse Lori McCommas (m. 1989–2003), Michelle Ghent (m. 2010–2013) Children Three children with Lori McCommas – daughters Aubrey, Heaven, son Hunter
Education & Early Life
Attribute Details Schooling Pratt Institute, New York (dropped out) Higher Education N/A Early Life Howard grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. His father was a carpenter and his mother worked for the phone company. Early Influences Bill Cosby, Sidney Poitier
Attribute Details Debut Made acting debut in 1992 film Who’s the Man? Significant Works Hustle & Flow (2005), Crash (2004), Empire (2015-2020) Awards & Nominations Academy Award nomination for Hustle & Flow, multiple NAACP Image Award nominations Filmography Dead Man Walking, The Best Man, Hustle & Flow, Iron Man, Empire Voice Work Gargoyles animated series Music Videos Appeared in Mary J. Blige’s “Be Without You” Collaborations Co-starred with Taraji P. Henson in Hustle & Flow Documentaries Terrence Howard’s Fade to Black (2004)
Net Worth & Assets
Attribute Details Net Worth $12 million Properties Homes in Pennsylvania and Georgia Business Ventures Launched record label Terrence Howard Music Investments Minority owner of British Southend United Football Club
Trivia & Miscellaneous
Attribute Details Hobbies & Interests Violin, language learning, chess, science Controversies Abuse allegations from ex-wife Michelle Ghent Philanthropy & Activism Supports foundations for cancer and human trafficking Public Image Known to have an eccentric, outspoken public persona Personal Challenges Victim of molestation and abuse as a child Notable Interviews The View, The Talk, The Tonight Show Personal Anecdotes Howard turned down a Rhodes Scholarship at age 17 to pursue acting. Quotes “All life emanates from thought and intent.”
Social Media & Online Presence
Attribute Details Instagram Handle @theterrencehoward Twitter Handle @terrencehoward Facebook Handle @TerrenceDHoward
Legacy & Influence
Attribute Details Cultural References His signature “It’s all math” quote referenced in memes Achievements Outside Primary Profession Invented a new mathematical language called Terryology Mentorship Supports education for underserved youth Legacy Acclaimed for portraying complex characters. Pushed boundaries for Black actors in Hollywood.