Who is Aldis Hodge?
Aldis Hodge is a 36-year-old award-winning American film and television actor well-known for his roles in “One Night in Miami…” (2020), “Hidden Figures” (2016), and “Black Adam” (2022).
This article talks about American actor “Aldis Hodge” and in it, we will be covering his biography, age, career, net worth, family background, and other facts about him. Before we proceed let’s have a look at his profile summary below.
|Birth Name||Aldis Alexander Basil Hodge|
|Age||36 years old|
|Birth Date||September 20, 1986|
|Birth Place||Onslow County, NC|
|Parents||Father: Aldis Basil Hodge|
Mother: “Yolette Evangeline Richardson
|Older Brother||Edwin Hodge|
|Weight||80kg (177 lbs)|
|Net Worth||$10 Million|
Birth & Early Life
Aldis Hodge was born Aldis Alexander Basil Hodge in Onslow County, North Carolina, United States of America on September 20, 1986. He holds an American nationality and his ethnicity is African-American. Hodge celebrates his birthday every year on September 20. As of 2022, he is 36 years old.
Hodge attended the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California.
Aldis Hodge Parents & Family Background
In regards to Aldis Hodge’s parents, his father “Aldis Basil Hodge” and mother “Yolette Evangeline Richardson” both served in the United States Marines. He also has an older brother whose name is Edwin Hodge.
Aldis Hodge started his career at the age of three when he and his brother Edwin Hodge secured a print contract for Essence magazine. From there Hodge continued appearing in commercials and print advertisements for different agencies until he made a switch to the acting community when he appeared alongside his brother Edwin on Sesame Street in 1969.
He also made appearances in a number of films during that time, such as Big Momma’s House, Edmond, The Ladykillers, and Die Hard with a Vengeance (2000).
Hodge won a People’s Choice Award in 2013 for his performance as Alec Hardison in the popular TNT television series “Leverage: Redemption”, which premiered in 2008.
Along with Alexander Skarsgard, Elliot Page, Patricia Clarkson, and Brit Marling, Hodge appeared in the 2013 Fox Searchlight eco-terrorism thriller “The East”. The movie, which was directed by Zal Batmanglij, had its world premiere at Sundance. Hodge additionally made an appearance in the 2013 sequel to Die Hard (1988), A Good Day to Die Hard, from Twentieth Century Fox.
Hodge played MC Ren, a member of the groundbreaking rap group N.W.A, in the 2015 film “Straight Outta Compton”. The NAACP Award for Outstanding Motion Picture was given to the film, which was also nominated for an Oscar and a SAG Award.
He started playing Decourcy Ward in the Kevin Bacon-starring Showtime series City on a Hill in 2019. In 2020, it was announced that Hodge would star opposite Dwayne Johnson, Noah Centineo, Sarah Shahi, and Pierce Brosnan in Jaume Collet-DCEU Serra’s 2022 film “Black Adam” as Carter Hall/Hawkman.
Apart from acting, Hodge also writes scripts for film and television, designs luxury timepieces, and paints and draws frequently.
Awards and Nominations
Hodge was nominated for a Saturn Award in 2009 for Best Supporting Actor in a Television Series as a result of his role in “Leverage: Redemption”.
He also received a National Board of Review Award and the Best Ensemble Award at the Palm Springs Film Festival for his performance in the film “Hidden Figures”.
Aldis Hodge is currently in a relationship with his girlfriend “Harmonia Rosales”. However, it is unclear when they started dating.
Height and Weight Measurements
This American actor has a height measurement standing at 6 feet 1¼ inches tall and weighs roughly 80 kilograms(177 lbs).
Aldis Hodge is well-known for his diversity in terms of acting and creative skills, and as a result, he has amassed a significant amount of wealth. It is reported that he has an estimated net worth of $10 million approximately.