Birth Name: Jharrel Adolfo Jerome
Place of Birth: The Bronx, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: October 9, 1997
*Dominican Republic (mother)
Jharrel Jerome is an American actor and rapper. He has had leading roles in the films Moonlight, Monster (2018), First Match, Selah and the Spades, Concrete Cowboy, and, in voice performance, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse; on the shows Mr. Mercedes and I’m a Virgo, and in the mini-series When They See Us, which he won an Emmy Award for, and Full Circle. He has also been credited as Jharrel A. Jerome.
Jharrel’s maternal grandfather was named Adolfo Marte.
Jharrel’s maternal grandmother is named Maria.