Jharrel Jerome
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For one thing and as it relates to actors playing their first major characters in films and television series, we might not see them performing at their best. But with time, they tend to get better and even take up larger than life roles much to our admiration and thrill. Be that as it may, Jharrel Jerome is one young actor who proved an exception to this. He became a fan favorite with his very first major acting project and since then, the youngster has left fans agog with his next project.

While we all wait patiently for it, let us tell you the story of his childhood life, family members, relationship status and other things you never knew about him.

Jharrel Jerome Biography (Age)

Right from his tender days, Jharrel Jerome was known as a fun child. He derived joy from being dramatic and he gradually became the center of attraction among his peers. In fact, sources say he ruled his world as a child. He was born in the United Kingdom on the 9th of October 1997. Jerome had his formative years in the Bronx and is of Dominican descent.

There is a paucity of information regarding the details of his immediate family, however, the actor doesn’t fail to flaunt his mom, Radoyka Jerome on most of his social media pages. Regardless, he also shares an amazing bond with his dad whose name is yet to be revealed. Jharrel isn’t the only child of his parents, he has a sister. More so, the actor has revealed that he grew amongst his aunts, uncles, cousins, and grandparents.

Regarding his education, Jharrel Jerome was one of the pivot stars who schooled at Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School, New York City. There, he was a brainiac and had an amazing social life. Little wonder, he had a lot of influence and was praised for his acting skills on most stage plays. He also revealed that it was while at the high school, he carved a niche for acting, music, fashion, and everything involved with arts. After high school, Jharrel went ahead to continue his studies at Ithaca College, New York.

As aforementioned, the actor took an interest in the world of arts when he was way younger. He took his first acting audition in his junior year and became a local star amongst his peers. It was his debut appearance in the 2016 film, Moonlight that catapulted him to fame. His very first movie on set became the project that made him a public figure. He became a college boy clad with the wings of fame.

Apart from his acting prowess in that movie, his kissing skills were remarkable as well. For his lip-locking skills, Jerome was awarded the MTV Movie Award for the Best Kiss along with his love interest in the movie, Ashton Sanders.

Jharrel Jerome and Ashton Sanders

With the rise in his career, he later bagged a lead role as Jerome Robinson in the television drama series, Mr. Mercedes in 2017. As a series, Jharrel Jerome plays a recurring role till date and as expected made a remarkable acting performance. He would subsequently be featured in the 2019 drama series, Selah and The Spades.

Yes, Jharrel Jerome has not killed his music dreams. He still looks forward to performing someday and releasing his own songs and tracks. Sources say that down the memory lane, the actor used to write songs and also rap rhymes. We all look forward to this part of this youngster who’s got everyone talking!


Radoyka Jerome, Jharrel’s mom has been his support system from the very beginnings of his career. The actor revealed that during the early days of his career, his mom praised him despite his flaws. There are no many details regarding his father and sister but multiple reports have it that they live as one happy family.

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Girlfriend and Relationships

As for every other relationship that Jharrel has had in the past, there are no records about them. He has kept them away from the public eye, however, his relationship with Migella Accorsi is very much publicized. The love birds are often seen together in most public place showing off lots of PDAs and of course, their social media handles stock most of their love pictures.


Jharrel Jerome is still very young but that doesn’t hide the fact that the black young man is handsome. He is quite full of life and his fun life is quite evident with his many uploads on his social media platforms. He wears a curly black hair and is black-eyed. Details of his body measurements are not readily available but from his looks, he is quite a tall man with perfect body weight.

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