Joseph Sikora is a popular actor who has enacted memorable characters throughout his acting career, most notably, Tommy Egan in the crime drama TV series, Power – starring alongside Curtis Jackson and Omari Hardwick. He further portrayed the character of Wayne Applewood in the drama series, Normal and the show was nominated for a Golden Globe Award. After honing his acting skills at the Columbia College where he earned a degree in Theatre, Sikora began his career as a stage actor and has appeared in multiple theatre productions such as Fat Pig and The Caine Mutiny Court Martial. He has also starred in numerous movies and television series, some of which include My Best Friend’s Wedding, Shutter Island, Jack Reacher, Third Watch, Lost and many others.
As a kid, he appeared alongside Michael Jordan in a McDonald’s commercial. More so, he is an ensemble fellow of the Shattered Globe Theatre Company situated in Chicago, Illinois. Read more about the early life, family and personal life of the celebrated actor below.
Joseph Sikora Biography (Age)
The esteemed actor made his arrival into the family of Albin Joseph Sikora and Barbara Jo on the 27th of June, 1976, in Chicago, Illinois, United States of America. He grew up together with his brothers, Christopher and Albin Sikora. Regarding his academic history, Joseph Sikora is a graduate of Notre Dame College Prep. He later furthered his education at Columbia College where he acquired a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre.
Sikora first showcased his acting talent in a theatre production as he was featured in the play, The Caine Muriny Court Martial in 2006. He later played his very first television role in the TV show, The New Adam-12. He followed it up by appearing in other TV series such as The Watcher, Early Edition and Ghost World. Soon after, he was cast as J.D. Hart in the American crime drama TV series, Third Watch in 2004. In that same year, Sikora was featured in an episode of three different TV shows respectively which includes the American Police Procedural television series, CSI:NY as Joe Riggs, American medical drama TV series, Grey’s Anatomy as Shane Herman and another medical drama series titled ER which was produced by novelist and medical doctor, Michael Crichton.
Furthermore, Joseph Sikora later landed a role in the horror film, Gacy, which was written and directed by Clive Saunders. He was further cast to play a role in the Golden Globe-nominated movie, Normal before making a Broadway appearance in Fat Pig that was filmed in Geffen Theatre. The adroit actor started making waves in the movie industry following his appearance in Shutter Island in 2010 where he portrayed the character of Glen Miga and later enacted the characters of Vassily Docheski in Safe and James Barr in Jack Reacher in the year 2012.
Joseph Sikora, however, garnered more fame in 2013 when he was cast in the American crime drama TV series, Power, created and produced by Courtney A. Kemp and Curtis Jackson. He has been playing a lead role in the series since 2013 to date, enacting the character of Tommy Egan, alongside Omari Hardwick, Naturi Naughton, and Lela Loren.
His other acting credits include Night Skies, Charlie Wilson’s War, The Intruder, Frasier, Monk, Without a Trace, Doll House, Prison Break, Law&Order: Special Victims Unit, Boardwalk Empire, The Heart, She Holler, The Good Wife, True Detective, among others.
Joseph Sikora has been active in the movie industry since 1987 and has appeared in numerous television series and movies which has enabled him to achieve a somewhat successful career. He is estimated to be worth around $400 thousand.
Joseph Sikora’s Family – His Twin Brother And Wife
Joseph Sikora has two brothers named Christopher and Albin Sikora. Although he revealed through his Instagram account that he has a twin brother, Sikora has not indicated who among his brothers he shares the same birthday with.
Regarding his love life, the esteemed actor is a married man as he often talks about his wife on Twitter. Even though he has not disclosed the identity of his better half, it is known that she worked as a makeup artist during the movie production of Boardwalk Empire where the two are believed to have met. From his tweets, the couple is yet to expand their small circle.
The famous actor who has established himself in the Tinseltown is quite tall as he stands at a height of 5 feet 11 inches (1.80 m). He additionally has a body weight of 78 kg (172 lb).