Voice of D in Grand Theft Auto V may not strike any memory, but the former boyfriend of tennis star Serena Williams will surely bring back the whole image of the actor. Jackie Long is an actor, writer, musician, and a hip-hop artist but is mostly known for his role in Love For Sale, Soul Men, and ATL. The star struggled in his early career but has since revived his career and broke the curse with hit films one after another.
Jackie’s Path Towards GTA V
The graduate from John Muir High School started his career in small roles in TV series, The Parkers as Adam in 2002. After playing several short films and gaining loads of experience, he appeared in Love Wrecked in 2005 where his portrayal of Chase was critically applauded. Then in 2006, he signed for Will Smith’s ATL as Esquire.
After making the swift transition from lesser known celebrity to stardom, Jackie gave all important voice of D from Ballas in Grand Theft Auto V in 2013. Jackie, age 35 had nine episodes to his credit in Real Husbands of Hollywood and three episodes in Born Again Virgin as Rick in 2015 to 2016.
Besides that, Jackie is also known as an actor and the producer of ATL (2006), Idlewild (2006), and The Comebacks (2007).
How Much Is Jackie’s Net Worth?
The ATL star has a fulfilling and satisfying career which has spanned over one and a half decade. Jackie, who came into stardom after his role in Love Wrecked has a decent net worth of $1 million.
Jackie’s Affair With Serena Came To Abrupt End!!! Relationship Rumors
The eligible and handsome actor is without a doubt a lady magnet. Jackie had a past relationship with several celebrities, but one particularly stands tall above others.
Yes, he was dating none other than Tennis powerhouse Serena Williams back in 2007. The strong tennis star and actor had a dream romance, but it ended in somewhat an ugly manner when back in 2008, Serena posted a heartfelt message on the blog and announced the end of the relationship without mentioning his name.
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The affair ended when the actor claimed that he needed space. The tennis legend opened her heart out in the 600- word message on her official website indicating, she was heartbroken by their breakup.
After Serena, rumors were floating around that Jackie was dating his alleged girlfriend, Kim Porter. But the couple dodged the public appearances and never confirmed relationship keeping things in the dark of months. The rumor which started by linking them ended any individual pieces of evidence of their link up.
Later, in July 2018, Jackie was rumored to be dating the famous fashion designer, Angel Brinks. The video posted by him in which Angel cooked a sweet and juicy homemade Philly cheesesteak for him made the fans and audiences speculated that they were in an open relationship. As per some sources, they were very friendly and used to call each other “babe."
In the early days, neither of the stars confirmed their relationship but later in August, the duo got spotted at the WE TV network show. Further, she even wished Jackie a Happy Birthday on her Instagram with the statement that they were known for more than 15 years and God put them together for a reason, on 24 October 2018. On the other hand, Jacki Long also posted a photo with Angel with the caption "My Queen," by which their relationship has come to the limelight.
Jackie Long with his girlfriend, Angel Brinks in 2018 (Photo: Jackie's Instagram)
As of now, the couple happily lives together with their growing love and care, and Angel could be Jackie's possible wife as per the stories. And they have been flaunting their love for each other heavily on social media since 2019. So, it seems as though they are ready to take a move in their relationship, slowly, one at a time.
Moreover, talking about Jackie's famous ex-girlfriend, Serena, she found the love of her life and is happily engaged and a mother of a child as well. The tech entrepreneur, Alexis Ohanian and she met back in 2015, and since then they have been secretly dating each other until 2016. They made it official by posting a picture of them on Instagram while attending a party. After a year in 2017, the couple got engaged, and Serena was walking around flaunting her engagement ring.
The American television and film actor took his first breath on 23rd October 1981 in Pasadena, California where he spent his entire childhood. The actor grew up with his older sibling from the same parents. The actor who possesses a hefty height of 6 feet belongs to Afro-American ethnicity.
He attended John Muir Highschool in Pasadena, CA, where he played Basketball, Football, Track, and Baseball.