March 11, 1969
54 years old
6 ft ½ in | 184 cm
87 kg | 192 lbs
Terrence Dashon Howard was born in Chicago, Illinois, United States, on March 11, 1969, is an American actor.
Young Terrence Howard began his professional acting career in 1992.
He made his big screen debut in thriller comedy film Who's the Man? (1993) in role as Customer.
He got his television debut in ABC soap opera All My Children (1992) in role as Justin.
Terrence's breakthrough performance came as Louis Russ in drama film Mr. Holland's Opus (1995).
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Terrence Howard is 54 years old.
Terrence Howard net worth is around 5 million dollars.
He won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture also was nominated for the Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actor and the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male for his role as Quentin Spivey in romantic comedy drama film The Best Man (1999).
He won the Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actor and was nominated for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special for his role as Ralph Abernathy in biographical drama film Boycott (2001).
He won the Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actor and the National Board of Review Award for Breakthrough Performance by an Actor for his role as Cameron Thayer in crime drama film Crash (2004).
He was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture for his role as Gossie McKee in biographical musical drama movie Ray (2004).
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor and the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Drama for his role as Djay in drama film Hustle & Flow (2005).
He was nominated for the Black Reel Award for Best Ensemble for his role as Lieutenant Green in action film Four Brothers (2005).
He won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic Special and was nominated for the Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Bill Crosby in drama film Lackawanna Blues (2005).
He was nominated for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture for his role as Jim Ellis in biographical movie Pride (2007).
He was nominated for the Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as USAF Lieutenant Colonel James Rhodes in superhero film Iron Man (2008).
He voiced James in animated musical fantasy romantic comedy movie The Princess and the Frog (2009).
He won the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival Award for Best Actor for his role as Lamont Robbins in drama film The Walk (2022).
Dead Presidents (1995) crime drama as "Cowboy"
Angel Eyes (2001) romantic drama as Robby
Hart's War (2002) war drama as Lieutenant Lincoln A. Scott
August Rush (2007) musical drama as Richard Jeffries
The Brave One (2007) psychological thriller as Detective Mercer
Awake (2007) conspiracy thriller as Dr. Jack Harper
Red Tails (2012) war action as Colonel A.J. Bullard
Prisoners (2013) thriller as Franklin Birch
Dead Man Down (2013) neo-noir crime thriller as Alphonse Hoyt
Sabotage (2014) action thriller as DEA Agent Julius "Sugar" Edmonds
St. Vincent (2014) comedy drama as Zucko
Cut Throat City (2020) heist as The Saint
Triumph (2021) drama as Coach Cutting
He won the BET Award for Best Actor also was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice Drama TV Actor and the People's Choice Award for Favorite Dramatic TV Actor for his role as Lucious Lyon in Fox musical drama television series Empire (2015-2020).
The Jacksons: An American Dream (1992) ABC miniseries as Jackie Jackson
Tall Hopes (1993) CBS sitcom as Chester Harris
Sparks (1996-1998) UPN sitcom as Greg Sparks
Street Time (2003) Showtime drama series as Lucius Mosley
Law & Order: LA (2010-2011) NBC police procedural and legal drama series as Senior D.D.A. Jonah "Joe" Dekker
Wayward Pines (2015-2016) Fox mystery science fiction series as Sheriff Arnold Pope
The Best Man: The Final Chapters (2022) Peacock comedy drama miniseries as Quentin Spivey
Studied chemical engineering at Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York City.
Has ten siblings.
Has African-American ancestry.
He was discovered on a New York City street by a casting director.
He plays the piano and the guitar.
He released his debut album "Shine Through It" in 2008.
Good friends with Morris Chestnut and Jamie Foxx.
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame located on 6200 Hollywood Boulevard in 2019.
He voiced USAF Lieutenant Colonel James Rhodes in video game Iron Man (2008).
Featured in music videos for:
Ashanti "Foolish" (2002)
Mary J. Blige "Be Without You" (2005)
Madonna "Ghosttown" (2015)
Emmanuel Kelly "Never Alone" (Paul Oakenfold & Varun Remix) (2020)
Lives in Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania, United States.
He dated Leasi Andrews (2007-2008) and May Seng Yang (2000-2012).
Has been engaged to Zulay Henao (2009-2010).
He was married to:
Michelle Ghent (2010-2013)
Lori McCommas (1989-2007), they have two daughters: Aubrey Howard, Heaven Howard and son Hunter Howard.
He married Mira Pak in 2013, they have two sons, Qirin Love Howard and Hero Howard.