Jussie Smollett Net Worth 2020, Biography, Career and Achievement.
Jussie Smollett Net Worth – Justin “Jussie” Smollett is an American actor and singer from California.
Jussie Langston Mikha Smollett was born on the 21st of June, 1983, in Santa Rosa, California. His father is Ashkenazi Jewish and his mother is Afro-American.
Smollett grew up with his brothers Jake, Jojo, and Jocqui, and his sister’s Jazz and Jurnee. His siblings also grew up to be artists and actors.
5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
79 kg or 174 lbs
Career and Achievement:
Jussie began his career by starring in the short film ‘Pitch This’. In 2012, he took on the lead role of Magnus, in the LGBT comedy-drama film ‘The Skinny’
Jussie’s best performance is undoubtedly his role as ‘Jamal Lyon’ in Fox’s musical TV series ‘Empire’.
The show is based on a hip-hop music company called ‘Empire Entertainment’, and the rifts between the families of the founders to control the company.
The show aired in 2015, in which he plays the talented son of the Lyon family, who is also a spectacular singer-songwriter but at the same time bears a distaste for politics in the music industry and is ridiculed as the “black sheep of the family” by his father.
In 2016, he guest starred as Josey in the WGN American drama series ‘Underground’ as a slave. Jussie’s younger sister, Jurnee Smollett-Bell plays the lead role as Rosalee on the show.
His first major performance was in the short-lived sitcom ‘On Our Own’. The show ran for one season incorporating 20 episodes before the show was canceled. Yet the star cast including Jussie’s performance as a child artist was critically appraised.
The fame, success, and name have given much popularity to him at a very young age of only five. Jussie, with his other siblings, made his acting journey immensely successful with the support of his family.
Therefore, he became a very popular face in various television series and movies as well. As of 2020, the total net worth of Jussie Smollett is about $2 million approximately.
Jussie Smollett has made a dynamic expansion in his acting and music career as a showstopper. Being from a show business family, he has never given up on his hopes and dreams as he was born to succeed more and more.