Jamila Velazquez is an American singer and actress. She began singing in kindergarten. Furthermore, Velazquez enrolled in acting class by age 6.

Jamila’s first role was in an off-Broadway play called The end of you when she was eight years old. She has appeared in many TV series and movies in minor roles. But, in 2018, the actress appeared in her second movie, How the lights get in.

How old is Jamila Velazquez?

Jamila Velazquez was born in South Bronx, New York, on November 27, 1995. Her parents were Dominican and Puerto Rican parents. In addition, she has a younger sister named Jada Velazquez.

Jamila taking a mirror selfie
Jamila taking a mirror selfie
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The singer went to a Catholic school. She then enrolled in the Professional Performing Arts High School in Midtown Manhattan as a vocal major. However, she switched to drama in her second year.

Velazquez released her first original song titled Nothing Like You on January 23, 2015. She guest-starred in the TV series Law and Order: Special Victim Units. In Orange Is The New Black, Jamila also appeared as Maria Ruiz‘s childhood best friend, Serina.

Is Jamila Velazquez dating anyone?

Jamila Velazquez is secretive about her life. She does not share personal details with her fans. Hence, it is unclear if the celebrity is in a relationship.

A head shot of Jamila Velazquez
A head shot of Jamila Velazquez
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The actress is focusing on her career. She has appeared in West Side Story as Meche. Velazquez’s career is still growing.

Jamila has never been seen wearing an engagement ring. Thus, it is unlikely the actress was ever engaged or married. It is unclear if the actress will share details of any future relationships.

What is Jamila Velazquez’s Net Worth?

As of 2022, Jamila Velazquez’s net worth is $1.4 million approximately. She receives most of her paycheque as a TV actress. In addition, Jamila also earns with her music career, movies and plays.

Jamila Velazquez in West Side Story
Jamila Velazquez in West Side Story
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Guests star acquire a salary of $4,538 per episode. In addition, the average annual income of an actor is between $43,760 to $60,760. Hence, Jamila makes approximately $100,000 per year with her acting and singing income.

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As the actress is private with her information, details on any properties owned by the actress are unavailable. She does not flex her properties on social media. In addition, Velazquez does not talk much about her income.

Social Presence

Jamila Velazquez is active on Twitter, and she also has a Facebook page. The actress previously had an Instagram account. However, for unknown reasons, she has deleted it.

Jamila enjoying drink
Jamila enjoying drink
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The actress has 13,201 Follower followers on Twitter and 6.2k followers on Facebook. However, only Jamila’s Twitter is verified. But, she does not use her Twitter very often.

Velazquez usually retweets memes or other tweets that she finds amusing. She uses her Twitter and Facebook pages to promote her shows and movies. But, the actress does not share much about herself.

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