Harry Lennix Wife, Children, Net Worth
Harry Lennix pursued multiple professions before becoming an actor. He joined Archbishop Quigley Preparatory Seminary to become a Dominican priest. Further, he also became a teacher at Chicago Public School.
Finally, Harry found his true calling in acting and landed prominent parts in projects namely The Five Heartbeats, Get on the Bus, and Stomp the Yard.
Even though he has played multiple characters to date, the actor is most famous for his role of Harold Cooper in the hit TV show, The Blacklist.
Who Is Harry’s Wife? Wedding Info
Harry is married to Djena Nichole Graves since 27 June 2009. Djena is a Florida A&M University alum and boasts an MBA from New York University.
The pair’s courtship started after a mutual friend introduced them at the Radio Golf show. As the relationship progressed, Harry and his girlfriend decided to get married.
Harry Lennix with wife Djena Nichole Graves on 20 September 2018 in New York City (Photo: gettyimages.com)
Thus, the love birds became husband and wife amidst friends and family at the Barton Creek Resort & Spa in Austin, Texas, in 2009. Although a decade has passed since their wedding, the couple’s romance remains alive as ever. Harry doesn't shy away from showering his wife with love and care on social media.
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However, the couple are yet to have children of their own; maybe they want to enjoy being a family of two for much longer.
Net Worth, Career
Harry - age 54 - is an acting industry veteran. With a career spanning over three decades, he boasts over 100 acting credits to date. The actor’s work stands out in notable projects, namely Barbershop 2: Back in Business, State of Play, Love & Basketball, and Dollhouse.
Further, he was nominated at the Screen Actors Guild Awards in 2004 for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture category. Besides, excelling as a performer, Harry has also added production and direction credits to his bio.
As a producer, the star of height 6 feet 4 inches (1.93 m) has lent his talents to projects like The Fright Night Files, The Algerian, and Mr. Sophistication.
Harry’s directing gigs include The Gleaner and Fly Like Mercury. Also, the actor tried his hands at writing in the 2018 musical, Revival!
Courtesy of his illustrious career, the multitalented artist boasts a net worth of $4 million.
The talented star was born to parents; mother Lillian C. Lennix and a loving father. Sadly, his father - a machinist at Taylor Forge & Pipe Works - passed away. After his loss, Harry and his mother, including the actor’s siblings: an elder sister and two elder brothers managed to remain strong as a family.
Harry’s later father and mother must be proud of him. In addition to his sucessful career, the actor continues to give back to the community. As a co-founder of Legacy Productions, he produces plays to educate people about the history and culture of the African-American community.