After all those years of work on the television and films, we might expect that this man must be one of the great stars. Julius Tennon is an actor and producer with a long history in the entertainment industry but has been best known for being the husband of Emmy-winning actress Viola Davis. Some of the most notable films of the actor are Dazed and Confused, Small Soldiers and Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice.
Career and Progression:
The actor attended the University of Tulsa on a full football scholarship and majored in theater becoming the first African-American to do so. At the same time, he performed on the stage and earned a nomination for many of his acts.
He has been an important part of an entertainment industry since the beginning of his career in 1985 with a role of an officer in Confession of a Serial Killer. With a career spanning over three decades, he has acted in more than 50 films and television series. He began producing movies in 2015 and has already successfully delivered Lila and Eve and Custody and has several others in the process.
How Much is Julius’s Net Worth?
Although he has not achieved the title of a star, given his supporting and character roles in the different films he has made quite a name for himself. He has amassed a remarkable net worth from his works that could amount to millions of dollars.
He along with his wife owns a production company, JuVee Productions that aims to help actors of color to narrate stories people might not have heard but would love to.
How Did He meet Viola?
He has been with the Oscar-nominated actress Viola Davis for more than 14 years now. As explained by his wife, she was having an intense feeling of loneliness and wished for a husband. She then says that she met him three weeks later on the set of an episode of CBS’s City of Angels.
At a scene where he was an anesthesiologist and Viola, a nurse, after realizing that she was lonely he offered to show her around Los Angeles and take to Santa Monica pier. It started an affair that turned into a lifelong relationship.
The couple married on June 23, 2003. They have a daughter, Genesis, together who they adopted in 2011. He also has two teenage sons from different partners. As for his wife, the fact that he was a father was the first thing that drew her towards him.
Julius Tennon currently aged 64 was born on 24th December 1953. He was born to the African American parents in U.S. He is a graduate of the University of Tulsa and belongs to African-American ethnicity. The handsome actor maintains a healthy and perfect body to this day and has a proper height.