Biography / Wiki
An American actor and poet Omari Hardwick is known for his roles in the TV series Saved and Dark Blue. He also played James “Ghost” St. Patrick on Starz’s Power. He also appeared in many successful films like For Coloured Girls, Miracle at St Anna, The A-Team, Kick-Ass, and Will Follow. He was born as Omari Latif Hardwick on January 9, 1974.
As a poet, he has been participating in the award-winning National Poetry Slam. Apart from being an actor and poet, he is a producer, artist, activist, and social media star. In 2017, he received a nomination for the show ‘Power’ by BET Award in the category Best Actor. He also owns a production company called Bravelife Films.
He co-founded the theatre group Plan B and the Actor’s Lounge in Los Angeles. For his role in TNT’s 2006 drama series Saved, he had spent two years training to be a Los Angeles paramedic and fireman.
Height / Weight / Age
Omari Hardwick has an impressive height of 179 cm or 5’10” feet inches whereas he weighs 78 kg and 171 lbs. In January 2021, he has turned 47 years old. He belongs of Afro-American descent hence he has a sharp dark brown color set of eyes and dark brown spooky hair. He has a healthy body type with a body measurement of 43 inches chest, 32 inches waist, and 36 inches hips whereas his biceps size is 16 inches. Due to his towering height, his shoe size is 9 (US) or 40 (UK).
According to the sources, Omari Hardwick’s net worth is estimated to be $5 million US dollars approximately.
Education / Family
Omari Hardwick was born in Savannah, Georgia, to Joyce and Clifford Hardwick III who was an attorney. Though he was born in Savannah, Georgia he was raised in Decatur, Georgia. He attended Marist School in Brookhaven Hardwick where he excelled in baseball, basketball, and football.
He also developed his interest in poetry and wrote poetry on a regular basis, and participated in many sports. His excellent performance in football eventually led him to a football scholarship for the University of Georgia.
Along with being a star on the field, Hardwick continued in acting and poetry, and thus minored in theater. He also became a member of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity. He has two brothers named Jamil and Malik and a sister named Shani.
|Real name||Omari Latif Hardwick.|
|Birth Place||Savannah, Georgia, USA|
|Date Of Birth||January 09, 1974|
|Height||In centimeters – 179 cm
In feet inches – 5’10”
|Weight||In kilograms – 78 kg
In pounds – 171 lbs
|Eye Color||Dark brown|
|Hair Color||Dark brown|
|Profession||Actor, Producer, Artist, Poet, Activist, and Social Media Star.|
|College||The University of Georgia.|
|Home Town||Decatur, Georgia, USA|
TV Show: Crossing Jordan
|Fathers Name||Clifford Hardwick III.|
|Mothers Name||Joyce Hardwick.
Career / Fashion And Style
After graduation, Omari Hardwick started his career in football, hoping to join the San Diego Chargers. He declared himself for the NFL Draft but was not selected hence he decided to return to acting. He started his journey as a struggling actor and did odd jobs in order to pay for acting classes. In 2004, he got his break in the TV movie Sucker Free City.
Later he was cast in the feature film The Guardian and a series regular role in Saved. In 2002, he also appeared as an extra in Floetry’s “Say Yes” music video. He became the face of the urban lifestyle publication, Prominence Magazine for its Holiday issue.
In 2011, for his role as “Troy” he received his best film reviews to date in the critically acclaimed indie hit I Will Follow. He made a guest appearance on an episode of NBC’s Chase as Chris Novak, a hard-luck criminal facing prison.
In 2013, he was featured in the lead role of James “Ghost” St. Patrick on the Starz crime drama-thriller, Power. In 2016, he appeared in a music video of South African rapper, Nasty C on a song titled “A Star Is Born”.
Girlfriends, Affairs, Wife and More
In June 2012, he got married to Jennifer Jae Pfautch in Kansas City. The couple is blessed with a son named Nova and a daughter named Brave.
|Wife||Jennifer Jae Pfautch.
|Children||Son – Nova
Daughter – Brave
Here we are providing you the list of Omari Hardwick’s favorite things.
|Favorite Actors||Will Smith|
|Favorite Actress||Cate Blanchett|
|Favorite Food||Continental Cuisine|
Some Interesting Facts About Omari Hardwick
- Omari Hardwick has a very good following on Instagram with more than 3.4 million followers.
- He appeared in films like The A-Team, Reach Me, Things Never Said, Sparkle, Chapter & Verse, Lap Dance, Everyday Black Man, Next Day Air, and much more.