Terrence Howard is a star. He is good at his thing. Striking a balance in his career as a rapper, singer and actor, call for devotion, determination, and hard work. He is smart and wealthy in equal measure. And talking about being wealthy, we will figure out what is the net worth of Terrence Howard in 2019.
Early Life & Biography
Born in 1969 March the 11th in Chicago Illinois, Terrence Howard is an American singer, rapper, and actor. The actor was born to Tyrone and Anita Howard. He experienced a rather rocky childhood when he grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. His father was abusive and often could serve him a severe disciplinary beating when things were not right.
After serving his 11 months in jail and finally getting out, his father separated with Howard’s mother, which saw the actor being raised by his great-grandmother. The great-grandmother later died after the actor appeared as Lt. Col. James Rhodey Rhodes in Iron Man. Mr. Terrence studied Engineering, though he did not complete he has plans to go back to school and complete the remaining three credits. Nonetheless, he perceives himself as an engineer, besides being an actor and singer.
Currently, the great actor, singer, and rapper live in Philadelphia precisely in Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania. He has five children and two grandchildren. Over the years Howard has married four times with three different women.
In 1994, he married his first wife called Lori McCommas, whom they had three children together, a son, Hunter, and two daughters, Heaven and Aubrey.
Aubrey has two children, a son, and daughter who call the famous actor grandfather. The actor and his first wife in 2000 filed for a divorce which got completed in 2003. They again remarried in 2005, a marriage that only lasted for a year. They filed yet another divorce that got completed in 2007.
Mr. Howard then married for the second time, this time he married Michelle Ghent, who was a commercial production employee. She again filed for divorce four years later in February 2011. She accused the actor of being physically abusive, and by May 2013, the divorce got finalized.
Howard couldn’t stop at that as he proceeded to marry in 2013, a model and restaurateur Mira Pak. They have two sons together Qirin Love in 2015 May, and Hero, in 2016 July.
Career, Award & Nominations
At 18 years old when the actor left Cleveland to New York City, he became an actor here and would soon appear on few television roles. There, other roles started flowing his way, like The Jacksons: An American Dream miniseries in 1992. He did a guest appearance in various shows like NYPD Blue, Family Matters, Coach and much more. The Dead Presidents, as well as Holland’s Opus in 1995, were Howard’s breakthrough.
He further did many films such as The Best Man, Ray, and Crash, both in 2002, Hustle and Flow in 2005, Winnie in 2011, The Butler, and Dead Man Down in 2013. He has also debuted in the production of Cat on a Hot Roof in 2008, and Shine Through It. He starred in the television hit series Empire, in 2015.
Over time, he has won various awards such as Academy Awards, USA, BET Awards, Black Movie Awards twice, Golden Globes, USA, MTV Movie Awards twice, Satellite Awards and much more.
Net Worth & Earnings
He had an estimated net worth of $30 million with his Empire television series; he would earn up to $125,000 per episode. Nonetheless, today, he is worth $6.5 million, a big chunk of his entire wealth believed to have been eaten up with his troublesome marriages over time.
Through thick and thin, he has managed to stand up to be counted. We can see his hard work and determination in his career path despite his rocky childhood and troublesome marriages. Though his earning is in a downward trend, we hope he picks himself up and adjust his life appropriately, and start realizing an upward trend once again.