Djimon Hounsou Bio, Age, Height, Wife, Net Worth Movies and Tv Shows

By | February 14, 2024

 Djimon Hounsou Biography

Djimon Hounsou, also known as Djimon Gaston Hounsou, is a television personality, producer, actor, actor, social worker and tennis player. He earned his fortune through acting, acting, modeling, television, and voice-over.

Djimon Hounsou Age

Djimon Hounsou was born on April 24, 1964 in Cotonou, Dahomey. He is 59 years old.

Djimon Hounsou Height

Stands at 6 ft 2 in / 1.87 m

Djimon Hounsou Education

He became homeless after leaving school early. By chance, she met a photographer and got the opportunity to enter the fashion world. He saw designer Thierry Mugler. Müller recognized Hensu’s talent and encouraged her to pursue a career in modeling.

Djimon Hounsou’s Family

His parents are Pierre and Albertine Hounsou, both chefs. His brother’s name is Edmond Hounsou.

Djimon Hounsou Wife

Hounsou and model Kimora Lee Simmons started dating in 2007. On May 30, 2009, he gave birth to his first child, a boy, with his long-term girlfriend. They named him Kenzo Lee Hounsou.

The couple visited Hounsou’s country in 2008 to attend a ceremony that made them “100% committed to each other.” However, the ceremony is not a wedding and ensures that they are not married. However, the two are already engaged. In November 2012, Hounsou and Simmons announced their separation; they never married. They both rediscovered love.

Simmons later married former Goldman Sachs banker Tim Leissner, while Hounsou was dating an unknown beauty, whom he shared in December 2018.

  Djimon Hounsou Net Worth

$42 Hounsou is worth around $42 million. position

Djimon Hounsou Career

In 1987, 23-year-old Djimon Hounsou became a model. She gradually started modeling in Paris, the center of fashion.

Hounsou immigrated to the United States in 1990 in search of greater success. Music by A-list superstars like Paula Abdul’s “Straight Up by”, Janet Jackson’s “Love Won’t Happen (Without You)”, Madonna’s “Show Yourself” and En Vogue’s “Hold On” appeared in his videos.

On February 24, 2007, while the contract with Los Angeles model Omar Alberto was still ongoing, it was announced that Calvin Klein’s new underwear model would be Djimon Hounsou.

Djimon Hounsou started his acting career in 1990. His first role was in the movie “I Am Nothing Without You” and he later appeared in other movies.

It was developed in 1997. He played Cinqué in the movie “Amistad”. This was followed by roles as Special Agent Henry Carver in the films “Gladiator” (2000), “We”, “Blood Diamond” and “Push”, “G.I. Joe” (2011).

“The Legend of Tarzan” (2016) as Chief Mbonga, Paula Patton’s Baggage Claim (2013), “Guardians of the Galaxy” (2014) as Korath the Chaser, “The Seventh Son” (2014) as Radu, “Furious 7” ( 2014) as Mose Jakande, Shazam in Shazam! Captain Marvel (2019), Koras in Serenity (2018), Bosley in Charlie’s Angels (2019) and Sumo in Samurai Warriors, to name a few.

Djimon Hounsou He has also voiced characters in animated films such as Drago Bludvist in How to Train Your Dragon 2 and Drago Bludvist in the Black Panther TV series. He also appeared in the 2016 TV series Wayward Pines.

Djimon Hounsou Movies

  • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword -Bedivere (2017)
  • Same Kind of Different Me -Denver (2017)
  • 2018 Aquaman King Ricou (voice)
  • 2018 In Search of Voodoo: Roots to Heaven Narrator
  • 2018Documentary film
  • 2019 Serenity Duke
  • 2019Captain Marvel Korath
  • 2019 Shazam! The Wizard
  • 2019 Charlie’s Angels Edgar ‘Bosley’ Dessange
  • 2021 A Quiet Place Part II Man On Island
  • 2021The King’s Man Shola
  • 2022 Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank Sumo (voice)
  • 2022 Black Adam The Wizard
  • 2023 Shazam! Fury of the Gods
  • 2023 Gran Turismo Steve Mardenborough
  • 2023 Rebel Moon: Part One – A Child of Fire
  • 2024 A Quiet Place: Day One Man On Island
  • 2024 Gladiator 2 Juba Filming
  • 2024 Rebel Moon: Part Two – The Scargiver General Titus
  • TBA Last Breath

TV Shows

  • 1990 Beverly Hills, 90210 Doorman
  • 1999 ER Mobalage Ikabo
  • 2000 The Wild Thornberrys Villager (voice)
  • 2001 Soul Food Victor Onuka
  • 2003–2004 Alias Kazari Bomani
  • Black Panther T’Challa / Black Panther (voice) (2010)
  • 2016 Wayward Pines CJ Mitchum
  • 2018 DreamWorks Dragons Drago Bludvist (voice)
  • 2019 The Longest Day in Chang’an Master Ge
  • 2021 Invincible Martian Emperor (voice)
  • 2021 What If…?

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