Ernie Hudson is one of the biggest names and the most talented people in the acting field. He is mostly a character actor, and he has done many popular roles in films and series. You may explore in details below the biography, career and net worth of Ernie Hudson in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Ernie Hudson official and the full birth name is Earnest Lee Hudson. He was born on December 17, 1945, in Benton Harbor city in Michigan, United States. He had a very tough child days as his mother passed away when he was a couple of months old because of tuberculosis. His mother’s name is Maggie Donald, and there is nothing about his father as it’s publicly known that he never knew him.
Ernie Hudson was probably raised and he grew up generally in Michigan by his grandmother from his mother’s side. He was educated at the Benton Harbor High School, and then he went for 3 months to the United States Marine Corps from where he was dismissed because he had asthma. He later went to the Wayne State University and he graduated from the Yale School of Drama. Sources mention that he has a brother named Lewis Hudson, but that’s not confirmed.
Ernie Hudson was first married to Jeannie Moore. They were married for around 13 years ending with a divorce in 1976 and 2 children, Rahaman Hudson and the actor Ernie Hudson Jr.
Ernie Hudson has been married to the former flight attendant, Linda Kingsberg, since 1985. Ernie and Linda have two sons together, Ross Hudson and Andrew Hudson.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Ernie Hudson started appearing in films and series in the 70s. He has made many successful acting roles in series such as the drama “Oz”, and voice-over for the animated “Transformers Prime, next to his recent work. He starred in various high grossing films such as the supernatural comedy “Ghostbusters” and its sequel “Ghostbusters II”.
Ernie Hudson has appeared in hundreds of films and series. The awards he won including a Golden Satellite Award and a Universe Reader’s Choice Award, among others. He was also honored with the Career Achievement Award. He was nominated for a 2018 Image Award for “Grace and Frankie”.
Ernie Hudson newest acting roles in films including a horror named “Mr. Beebee”, action drama “The Family Business”, fantasy science fiction “Wizardream”, and the romantic comedy “Nappily Ever After”. His latest series roles were in the comedy “Grace and Frankie” and the crime drama “APB”.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American actor Ernie Hudson has an estimated net worth of probably somewhere over $18 million. He starred in hundreds of films and series, and that is the main source of his millions.
Ernie Hudson is one of the oldest American entertainment people in the acting field. He has done over 230 credits in films and series as an actor and voice actor, which is a record for him. Ernie Hudson and his 2nd wife, Linda Kingsberg, are probably living together happily in Los Angeles, California.