William Jackson Harper Wiki, Wife, Parents, Net Worth, TV Shows

By Ravi Lama | Published On: 29 Oct, 2018
William Jackson Harper Wiki, Wife, Parents, Net Worth, TV Shows

Quick Information

Date of Birth February 08, 1980
Age 41 Years 2 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Marital Status Single
Divorced Not Yet
Girlfriend/Dating Ali Ahn (2016 - )
Gay/Lesbian No
Net Worth Not Disclosed
Ethnicity African American
Children/Kids Not Yet
Height 5 Feet 8 ¼ Inches (1.73 Meters)
Education Santa Fe University of Art and Design

American TV actor William Jackson has been buzzing the social media and tabloids for his upcoming movie, Midsommer. He is recognized for winning the Audie Award for Young Listeners.

Flying to New York for chasing his dream in acting, William's motivation crumbled when he was left helpless in quest of creating a place in the entertainment industry. However, after starring in The Good Place, he never had to look back.

William’s Connection With Ali Ahn; Confirms Love Life?

William Jackson Harper, who claims himself to be a black nerd, is dating a woman named Ali Ahn.

It all started two years ago when William posted a picture with Ali Ahn on his Instagram account. Giving glimpses of Ali, William gave his 121K Instagram followers something to cheer.

William Jackson Harper poses for a selfie with Ali Ahn on 6 November 2016 (Photo: Instagram)

Then on 8 January 2018, The Good Place actor solved countless queries of his followers when he said that he likes Ali.

Though he remains speechless about their bonding, he is savoring his fruitful time with Ali. While his media timeline was buzzing with fans agitation to know fact about his rumored girlfriend, he addressed Ali as "his lady." The picture received authentication when Ali uploaded the same picture on 20 May 2017, saying she went on a weekend with her floppy-eared dog.

The couple cherishes to spend quality time together but is yet to make their dating relationship official. As of now, he is yet to enjoy life with his wife.

Before Ali, William has been in relationships and has mentioned about having a girlfriend, with whom he watched the Fade video.

William’s Parents; Adopts Mother’s Maiden Name!

William Jackson who remains taciturn to reveal about his parents has now poured some details about them with Vulture magazine. Lots of fans were asking his relationship with Samuel L. Jackson and Zoe Jackson, as William’s middle name Jackson coincidently matched with Samuel's last name.

He then justified his middle name. While speaking with Vulture, he told that his birth name ‘William Fitzgerald Harper’ was too long and unfit to his professional name. So he replaced the name with his mother’s maiden name and claimed that his move was an honor to his parents too. Well, his mother indeed deserves the honor, who raised him as a single mother since his childhood giving the love of both father and mother.

William’s Net Worth; Almost Quit Acting!

William accumulates the wealth from his acting skills. He has been gathering the revenue from TV series, The Good Place since 2010. He also mustered the fortune from his portrayal in the movies and TV shows like All the Way, True Story, How To Tell You’re a Douchebag, and Paterson.

William, who has earned recognition for his expertise in acting, once went through a hard time. After graduating from Santa Fe University of Art and Design at the age of 23, he moved to New York to pursue a career in acting. He even thought of quitting acting, but The Good Place came knocking at his doorstep and gave absolute "pitch" of a performance.

As of 2018, William is working on the upcoming American horror movie Midsommer which is set to release on 9 August 2019.

William Wiki, Height

Born on 8 February 1980 in Dallas, Texas, USA, William has the height of 5' 9½" (1.77 meters). His real name is William Fitzgerald Harper. Having a black nerd personality, Dallas-born actor holds American nationality and belongs to black ethnicity.