(Actor, film producer, martial artist, author)
Quick Facts of Wesley Snipes
|Birth Date:||July, 1962|
|Full Name:||Wesley Snipes|
|Birth Place:||Orlando, Florida, United States|
|Net Worth:||$10 million|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)|
|Profession:||Actor, film producer, martial artist, author|
|Father's Name:||Wesley Rudolph Snipes|
|Mother's Name:||Marian Snipes|
|Education:||State University of New York at Purchase|
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I love being a dad, it keeps me fit and inspired and children are so funny. They always supply you with the acting material
No one can train you to be famous. How do you deal with the loss of anonymity, the loss of privacy? You have to be disciplined
I had faith in the concept and the theory that all Americans are endowed with the right to a fair trial and I would be fairly judged and fairly tried.
Relationship Facts of Wesley Snipes
- Wesley Snipes is married to Nakyung Park.
- He is father of five (Jelani Asar Snipe, Iset Jua-T Snipes, Alaafia Jehu-T Snipes, Alimayu Moa-T Snipes, Akhenaten Kihwa-T Snipes).
- Wesley Snipes is having an affair.
- His sexual orientation is straight.
More about the relationship
Moving towards the confidential life of Mr Wesley Snipes, he is a married man. He had tied the knot with Nakyung Park in 17th March 2003. The couple is blessed with four children named Akhenaten Kihwa-T Snipes, Alaafia Jehu-T Snipes, Iset Jua-T Snipes and Alimayu Moa-T Snipes.
Earlier he had married with April Dubois in the year 1985. The couple had a son named Jelani T Snipes. But the couple had separated in 1990.
There is no any issue of separation between the blessed couple. Their relationship is depending on mutual trust and understanding. They both are loyal towards each other.
- 1 Who is Wesley Snipes?
- 2 Wesley Snipes: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Nationality, Ethnicity
- 3 Wesley Snipes: Professional life and Career
- 4 Wesley Snipes: Awards and Achievements
- 5 Wesley Snipes: Salary and Net Worth
- 6 Wesley Snipes: Rumors and Controversy
- 7 Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
- 8 Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Who is Wesley Snipes?
Wesley Snipes is an actor, film producer, martial artist as well as an author. His real name is Wesley Trent Snipes and belongs to American society.
He has played numerous movies like Mo’ Better Blues in 1990, New Jack City in 1991, White Men Can’t Jump in 1992, Demolition Man in 1993, and the Marvel Comics character Blade in the Blade film trilogy from 1998–2004.
Furthermore, he had been training in martial arts since the age of 12 and has earned a 5th dan black belt in Shotokan Karate as well as 2nd dan black belt in Hapkido.
Wesley Snipes: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family, Nationality, Ethnicity
Wesley Snipes was born on 31st July 1962 in Orlando, Florida, U.S. He was the son of Marian and Wesley Rudolph Snipes.
His mother used to work as a teacher’s assistant and father worked as an aircraft engineer. Besides this, he hasn’t mentioned his childhood in social sites.
He had addressed the High School of Performing Arts of Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts but moved back to Florida before he could graduate.
Then he had attended the State University of New York at Purchase as well as Southwest College in Los Angeles, California.
Wesley Snipes: Professional life and Career
Moving towards his experienced part of his life, he had started his career since 1986. This year he was discovered by an agent while performing in a competition and had his movie debut in Goldie Hawn vehicle Wildcats. He had also acted on the TV show Miami Vice as a drug-dealing pimp in the episode “Streetwise” in the same year. The next year he had acted as Michael Jackson’s nemesis in the Martin Scorsese–directed music video “Bad” and the feature film Streets of Gold. He was also considered for the role of Geordi La Forge in the TV series Star Trek: The Next Generation in 1987.
Then he had performed in the music video “Bad” caught the eye of director Spike Lee. Heading towards the year 1994, he had portrayed the drug lord Nino Brown in New Jack City, which was scribbled specifically for him by Barry Michael Cooper in the movie Sugar Hill.
Likewise, he had acted numerous roles on the movie Passenger 57, Demolition Man with Sylvester Stallone, Money Train, The Fan, U.S. Marshals and Rising Sun, White Men, Can’t Jump, To Wong Foo as well as Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar where he played a drag queen. He had also acted in dramas like The Waterdance and Disappearing Acts.
He had won the Best Actor Volpi Cup at the 54th Venice Film Festival for his performance in New Line Cinema’s One Night Stand in 1997. The next year, he had his largest commercial success with Blade, which has grossed over $150 million worldwide. Then he had debated reprising the role of Blade as part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Trinity was his last theatrical release movie until 2009.
He had acted as The Contractor, filmed in Bulgaria and the UK, Gallowwalkers which was released in 2012.
Wesley Snipes: Awards and Achievements
Moving towards his, awards and achievements, he had won many of the awards in his up till now career life. He has won Best Actor (Volpi Cup), Outstanding Lead Actor in a Television Movie or Mini-Series, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Motion Picture, Best Actor in a Dramatic Series and Favorite Actor – Horror.
Wesley Snipes: Salary and Net Worth
Through his hard work in his professional life, he has earned the net worth of $10 million. But he hasn’t mentioned his salary.
Wesley Snipes: Rumors and Controversy
He hasn’t faced any kind of rumor or controversy up till now in his life. He had a sort of issue while working but he didn’t lead a rumor or controversy which could affect his professional life.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
His height is of 5ft 10inches and has maintained the weight of 81 kg. He has also mentioned his hair as black and has a pair of hazel eye.
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.
Wesley is quite active on social media such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Currently, he has almost 210k followers on Twitter, over 560k followers on Facebook and more than 204k followers on Instagram.