Being talented at one thing doesn’t mean a person cannot do something else in a perfect way. Let’s take Daveed Diggs for instance who is taking forward his career as a rapper and artist and is gaining success in both of the fields. He is famous for his portrayal of Thomas Jefferson in the Broadway musical ‘Hamilton’ and also for his album ‘Small Things to a Giant.’
Career and Net Worth:
Daveed Diggs holds the record as the fastest rapper in Broadway History. In 2010, Diggs joined the American Hip hop group ‘Clipping’ as a vocalist and writer, and also released his duo album named, ‘THE BABY BOY Mixtape’ in collaboration with Rafael Casal.
On January 2, 2012, he made a solo debut from the album, ‘Small Things to a Giant.’ He is also the member of two other groups, ‘Freestyle Love Supreme’ and ‘True Neutral Crew.’
Diggs has also embraced his career in acting. He has enacted in some renowned plays such as, ‘Temptation’ (2005), ‘Troilus and Cressida’ (2008), ‘The Tempest’ (2006), and ‘A Behanding in Spokane’ (2012).
However, he experienced a turnover in his career after working on 2015 Broadway musical ‘Hamilton’ as Thomas Jefferson. He won several awards including Tony Awards (2016) for Hamilton, Grammy Award (2016) for Hamilton, Lucille Lortel Awards (2015) for his portrayal.
Besides that, the rapper hasn’t revealed the exact details of his financial status, but considering his earnings from the album and acting credits, it must have crossed a million dollar mark.
What About His Dating Life and Girlfriend?
Daveed’s jaw-dropping performances and looks have surely made him a dream boy of numerous ladies. However, Daveed is already taken and seems to be head over heels in love with his partner, Jalene Goodwin.
Caption: Daveed and Jalene at carnival, posted on February 10, 2016
The couple seems to spend a lot of time with each other and doesn’t miss sharing those in the social media. Each of their pictures together suggests that the duo is joyous and is enjoying each other’s company.
Caption: Jalene with Daveed, posted on June 15, 2016
Although recently Daveed has stopped posing many pictures with his girlfriend, there's no doubt that the couple is going stronger than ever. Also, the actor hasn't shared his plans on getting married to her publicly, but it would be wonderful to see them getting bound in a husband-wife relationship.
Short Bio and Wiki:
Daveed Diggs aged 35 was born on January 24, 1982, in Oakland, CA. His birth sign is Aquarius, and his height is around 6 feet. Nothing much about his parents have surfaced in the media, but he has a sibling brother. He has earned graduation in theatre degree from Brown University in 2004.