We are excited to write about this melanin goddess and we hope you’re excited to read about her. Some of you may know Jade Eshete from the movie Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency but her presence in the movie industry goes way beyond that. This beautiful woman has established quite a strong presence on all her social media handles including Instagram and Twitter where she keeps her fans updated on her life and career. To find out all the details about this lady’s educational background, and professional career, keep reading.
Who is Jade Eshete From Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency?
Jade Eshete was born on the 9th of January, 1985 in the Brooklyn area of New York in the United States of America. Her parents are of mixed descents and perhaps this gives Jade Eshete that extra spice we all love about her. Her parents are part Guyanese and Part Ethiopian. It’s like double chocolate; everyone loves it! She obtained a degree in Structural Engineering from The City College of New York. It’s quite an unusual twist to studying a course so specialized then end up being a top-class actress. Additionally, she is very talented as a dancer as dancing is one of her hobbies. She even volunteered with the National Dance Institute when she was younger in a bid to help the youths of the inner-city learn to dance.
Interestingly, Jade Eshete’s career did not kick off with acting roles. After graduating from college, this stunning young lady began to work as a model. She became a professional commercial print model and this career afforded her the opportunity to model for major brands such as Dark and Lovely, L’Oreal Paris, Marshall’s, SoftSheen Carson, QVC, and even Essence Magazine. Her career in modeling lasted for quite some time until Jade decided to take things one step further. That next step was acting as she began to earn roles in stage plays.
Although a major deviation from the career she first started with, Jade Eshete did quite well in acting and soon learned the ropes. One of her major feature role appearances on stage was when she played the character Squeak in the famous musical The Color Purple which as directed by Gary Griffin. This was during the play’s national tour which was sold out in most cities. Going further, during the international tour of Hair, she played the role of a singer. This play was directed by Diane Paulus.
Jade Eshete’s time in the film and television industry goes as far back as 2012 and extends till date. In 2012, she played the role of Jaden in the television series by HBO called High Maintenance. In 2014, she appeared in an episode of the television series by Hulu called Deadbeat where she played the role of a drunk girl. She was in 2015 she was cast in a short film called Brooklove where she played the role of a girl named Mia. She then appeared as a receptionist in 3 episodes of the television series by NBC called Shades of Blue in 2016.
That same year, she was cast as the main character, Farah Black in the popular series called Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency. A pretty long name for a movie but worth every breath we can assure you. The following year, 2017, she played the role of L’Toya in a short film called Ache. In 2019, she played the role of Lauren Turner in Showtime’s TV series Billions. Also in 2019, she had a recurring role as Rosa Persad in the series called It’s Bruno. She continues to rack up her filmography.
Jade Eshete’s Boyfriend and Personal Life
Jade Eshete is such a beautiful woman and for a long time, fans have been asking questions concerning her romantic life. To the best of our knowledge, Jade is currently not married to anyone and has never revealed herself to be in a relationship with anyone. We are keeping our fingers crossed though, that the actress would snag herself a worthy lover. Seeing as she is a very social person who is active on her social media pages, we expect that her relationship would not be kept a secret from the world.
Where is She Now?
Jade Eshete is still active in the acting industry and as of this writing has a recurring role on the fourth season of Showtime’s Billions. She maintains active use of her social media accounts, with 24 k followers on her Instagram, and over 9 k followers on her Twitter.