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Wesley Snipes (born Wesley Trent Snipes) is an actor, film producer, martial artist, and author from the United States. Major League (1989), Mo’ Better Blues (1990), New Jack City (1991), White Men Can’t Jump (1992), Demolition Man (1993), and the Marvel Comics character Blade in the Blade film trilogy are among his most well-known film roles (1998–2004).
Wesley Snipes: Profile summary
|Nickname||Wesley Trent Snipes|
|Date of Birth||31-Jul-1962|
|Age in 2022||60|
|Birth Place||Orlando, Florida, U.S.|
Wesley Snipes: Biography & Early Life
Wesley Trent Snipes is the son of Wesley Rudolph and Maryann Snipes. The actor was born in Florida’s Orlando on July 31, 1962.
He completed his schooling at Jones High School. Following that, he attended the State University of New York in Purchase. He also went to Southwest College in Los Angeles, California.
Wesley Snipes: Personal Life
Wesley Snipes married April Snipes in 1985. They are the parents of their son, Jelani Asar. After divorcing April in 1990, Snipes got married to Nikki Park in 2003. With Park, he has four children: Alaafia Jehu-T, Iset Jua-T, Alimayu Moa-T, and Akhenaten Kihwa-T. From 1978 to 1988, Snipes followed Islam.
Wesley Snipes: Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 31 July 1962, Wesley Snipes is 60 years old as of 2022. His height is 1.75 m tall, and his weight is 82 kg.
Wesley Snipes: Career
While performing in a competition, Wesley Snipes came under an agent’s notice. He later landed his first film role in ‘Wildcats.’ In the 1980s, the actor was seen in the films ‘Streets of Gold’, ‘Critical Condition,’ and ‘Major League.’
In 1991, Snipes was seen as Nino Brown in ‘New Jack City.’ He also successfully appeared in the film ‘Demolition Man.’ In 1997, he became Maximilian “Max” Carlyle in ‘One Night Stand.’ His film roles in the 1990s included ‘The Fan’ Money’ Train,’ Sugar Hill,’ and ‘King of New York.’
In 1998, he starred, produced, and action-choreographed the film ‘Blade.’ In the same year, he served as the executive producer and actor of the film ‘Down in the Delta.’ He produced and starred in the films Blade II’, ‘Undisputed,’ and ‘Blade: Trinity’. In 2009, he was seen in the film ‘Brooklyn’s Finest.’
He has also appeared in many direct-to-video movies like ‘’7 Seconds’, ‘The Marksman,’ ‘The Detonator,’ ‘The Art of War II: Betrayal,’ ‘The Contractor,’ ‘Hard Luck,’ ‘Game of Death,’ and ‘The Recall.’
Snipes has appeared in six episodes of ‘H.E.L.P..’ He was the producer and actor of the TV movie ‘Disappearing Acts’ in 2000. He has guest appeared on several other TV shows and was seen as Mr. Johnson in ‘The Player.’
He was a part of the Broadway ‘Execution of Justice’ in 1986. Apart from acting, Snipes has also co-written a book entitled ‘Talon of God’ along with Ray Norman in 2017.
Wesley Snipes: Awards & Achievements
At the Venice Film Festival in 1997, Wesley Snipes was named the winner of the Volpi Cup. He has won the MTV Movie Awards, Image Awards, and CableACE Awards. The actor has received nominations for Black Reel Awards and Independent Spirit Award.
Wesley Snipes: Net Worth
The estimated net worth of Wesley Snipes is more than $12 million.