Jurnee Smollett Wiki, Net Worth, Age, Boyfriend, Height, Parents & More

Jurnee Smollett


Real NameJurnee Smollett-Bell.
Stage NameJurnee Smollett.
AgentCreative Artists Agency (CAA).
In LimelightSpiderhead (2022).
Age35 years old.
Birth DateOctober 1, 1986.
Birth PlaceNew York City, U.S.
Lives inLos Angeles.
ParentsFather: Joel Smollett.
Mother: Janet Harris.
SisterJazz Smollett.
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Love Life
Marital StatusDivorced.
Ex-husbandJosiah Bell (2010-2020).
KidSon: Hunter Zion Bell.
Body Measurements
WeightKg: 65.7.
Pounds: 144.8 lbs.
HeightIn feet: 5' 6".
In centimeters: 168 cm.
In meters: 1.68 m.
HairDark Brown.
Net worth$3.54 Million.
TelevisionSunday in Paris (1991).
Out All Night (1992).
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (1992).
Martin (1992).
Full House (1992–1994).
On Our Own (1994–1995).
NYPD Blue (1996).
The Wonderful World of Disney (1999).
Cosby (1998–1999).
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (1999).
Ruby's Bucket of Blood (2001).
Strong Medicine (2002).
ER (2002).
Wanda at Large (2003).
House (2006).
Grey's Anatomy (2008).
Friday Night Lights (2009–2011).
The Defenders (2010–2011).
Bad Girls (2012).
The Mob Doctor (2012–2013).
Do No Harm (2013).
Parenthood (2013).
True Blood (2013–2014).
Underground (2016–2017).
Sofia the First (2017–2018).
The Twilight Zone (2020).
Lovecraft Country (2020).
MoviesJack (1996).
Eve's Bayou (1997).
Beautiful Joe (2000).
Roll Bounce (2005).
Gridiron Gang (2006).
The Great Debaters (2007).
Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor (2013).
Hands of Stone (2016).
One Last Thing (2018).
Monsters and Men (2018).
Birds of Prey (2020).
Summer of Soul (...Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) (2021).
Spiderhead (2022).

Jurnee Smollett in Spiderhead

Spiderhead Actress Jurnee Smollett Bio | Wiki

Jurnee Smollett Bell (born on October 1, 1986) is a 35 years old American actress who was present as Rosalee in the 2016 TV series “Underground.” In 2020 she played the lead role of Letitia ‘Leti’ Lewis in Misha Green’s creation “Lovecraft Country.”

Besides various TV series Bell has also worked in a few hit movies like “Birds of Prey,” “Monsters and Men,” “One Last Thing,” and  “Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor.”

In 2022, Jurnee gained fame because she played the main character in a Netflix movie, “Spiderhead.” In this project, Smollet played Lizzy, and the actors who worked alongside her included Chris Hemsworth, Charles Parnell, Tess Haubrich, Nathan Jones, etc.


Jurnee Smollett with her mother Janet Harris and sister

Early Life

In New York City, U.S., Jurnee Smollett (age 35) was born to her father, Joel Smollett, and mother, Janet Harris, on October 1, 1986. She has five siblings, of which Jussie and Jake Smollett are actors. The fun fact about Jurnee’s parents is that her dad is Ashkenazi Jewish, whereas her mom is an African-American

The actress was only 5 when the acting chapter started in her life. In 1991 she first appeared as Alison Chase in a show named “Sunday in Paris,” a comedy series directed by Hugh Wilson. In the following years, she landed a recurring role of Denise Frazer in “Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper.”

Soon Jurnee became a popular Tv personality and her presence in “Full House” took that popularity to new heights. In 1994 came her chance to work alongside her siblings in an ABC sitcom, ” On Our Own.”


Jurnee Smollett height is 5 feet 6 inches tall


As an artist, Jurnee had a glorious acting career, including movies and shows. Till 2003 she did minor or side roles in 16 productions, the majority of which were shows. Some of the notable mentions of those 16 projects are “The Wonderful World of Disney,” “Cosby,” “Happily Ever After Fairy Tales for Every Child,” “Wanda at Large,” and “ER.”

Her excellent acting skills received due recognition when in 1997, she got awarded with San Diego Film Critics Society Awards. As Smollett achieved 18 years of age, she began receiving more mainstream roles. Now besides acting, she also started receiving offers to the model on-ramp.

In 2008, the already good-going Jurnee’s acting career became much better when she got to play Beth Monroe in “Grey’s Anatomy.” But the reason for the real hype that she received was the role of Jess Merriweather that she played in “Friday Night Lights.”

As time passed, Bell’s career in the Hollywood industry got leveled up. She also acted alongside Dwayne Johnson in the movie “Gridiron Gang” that came in 2006. Currently, she lives in her beautiful mansion with her family in LA.


Jurnee Smollett with her Ex-husband Josiah Bell

Personal Life

When Jurnee was only seven, she knew a crew member of “On Our Own” who died from AIDS. It affected her mind to the extent that she started working to raise awareness among people regarding this disease.

At the point when Smollett was at the top of her career, she fell in love with Josian Bell, a musician cum actor. In October 2010, the couple got married, and after 6 years of married life, they welcomed their first child, a son named Hunter Zion Bell. Sadly in 2020, the actress filed for divorce and separated from her husband.


Jurnee Smollett with her son Hunter Zion Bell

Jurnee Smollett Q&A

Ques: How old is Jurnee Smollett?

Ans: In 2021, Bell turned 35.

Ques: When was Jurnee Smollett born?

Ans: On October 1, 1986.

Ques: Who played Lizzy in “Spiderhead”?

Ans: Jurnee Smollett.

Ques: Who are the siblings of Jurnee Smollett?

Ans: She has a sister named Jazz and four brothers named Jussie, JoJo, Jocqui, and Jake.

Ques: What are the names of Jurnee Smollett’s father and mother?

Ans: Janet Harris (mom) and Joel Smollett (dad).

Ques: Is Jurnee Smollett married?

Ans: She is a divorcee.

Ques: Who is Jurnee Smollett’s ex-husband?

Ans: Josiah Bell.

Ques: What is the name of Jurnee Smollett’s son?

Ans: Hunter Zion Bell.

Ques: How much is Jurnee Smollett’a net worth?

Ans: USD 3.54 Million.