The gorgeous American actress, Jurnee Smollett-Bell is widely recognized for her role as Jass Merriweather in the Emmy Award-winning TV series Friday Night Lights. She is also renowned for her appearance with her siblings on the ABC sitcom On Our Own.
Know Jurnee's parents who gave birth to 6 actors
Born on 1986, October 1, as a Jurnee Diana Smollett-Bell to fatherJanet and mother Joel Smollett in New York City, Jurnee’s all siblings are blessed with acting skills. All the Smollett children grew up pursuing careers in acting, modeling, singing, and music.
Surrounded by the actors in the family, Jurnee commenced her acting journey at the age of five in Hanging with Mr. Cooper and Full House. After a few years, she starred in the ABC sitcom, On Our Own, with her five siblings. After gaining great experiences in her early age, she expanded her vocation to the big screen in 1996 with the movie Jack.
In the year 1997, Smollett showed an incredible performance in the movie Eve’s Bayou for which she was felicitated by the Critics Choice Award. One after another, Smollett achieved success through which she gained popularity. Right after she became the part of the comedyseries, Cosby, she earned two NAACP Image Awards.
After appearing in a Fox Comedy, Wanda at Large’s recurring role, Jurnee was cast in The Great Debaters in 2007. And again, she was honored with the NAACP Image award for the outstanding actress. Thereafter, she made a number of appearances in TV series, including, Grey’s Anatomy, True Blood, Do No Harm, Parenthood, and Underground.
Since she has been forwarded her foot step to the acting career; Jurnee has made herself a promising actress in the TV series and the movies industry. After gaining much-needed breakthrough, Jurnee is currently busy in playing the role of Rosalee in the TV series Underground. It is reported that she has signed the upcoming movie, One Last Thing which is going to release in 2017.
Delighted married life of Jurnee with her husband Josiah Bell
Jurnee has a successful professional life. Besides, she has a happy family life with her beloved husband. She tied the knot with her long-time boyfriend, Josiah Bell, a musician in the year 2010, October 24. Since, her marriage, the couple is strongly attached with the bond of love,
Since the marriage, the couple is strongly attached with the bond of love, support, and care. So probably her first marriage is going to be the last one as well.
Jurnee Smollett and her husband welcomed their baby boy, Hunter Zion Bell on the 16th of November 2016. She expressed her joy of experiencing the parenthood for the first time through her Instagram account as "Hunter Zion Bell. So in Love with our little man".
30 years aged bold diva has amassed a whopping net worth
The black beauty, Smollett has crossed 30 years of age. Yet, she looks gorgeous standing with the height of 5 feet 6 inches.
She hasn’t revealed her body measurement but her well-maintained figure has attracted many people.
The astounding American actress has certainly made her name recognizable in the media. She has earned an estimated net worth of a $2 million dollars from her acting ride ranging from the TV series to movies.
To know more about this dashing actress, fans can look up to Wikipedia, Facebook, and Instagram.
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