Jerrika Hinton is an American actress and producer from Texas. Jerrika Hinton’s name is best known for the roles she played in Grey’s Anatomy (2005), The Roommate (2011), and The Strangely Normal (2012).
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
Jerrika Hinton was born on September 28, 1981, in Oak Cliff, Dallas, Texas, USA. Currently, she is 40 years old as of her 2020 birthday. The birth/real name is Jerrika Delayne Hinton. She is the daughter to Avaleon Hinton and Cynthia Hinton, a retired government worker. Besides, there is no other information about her family. Similarly, her ethnicity is African-American and her nationality is American.
Similarly, she had graduated (2002) with honors from Southern Methodist University’s Meadows School of the Arts with a BFA in Liberal Arts. She studied theatre, directing, and playwriting.
This talented actress started her career appearing in a stage production. Her debut in the movie Rain as Khandi Alexander’s character’s daughter. The upcoming years for her was magical. She appeared in many television series like Gilmore Girls, Servant, Everybody Hates Chris, Zoey 101, Ghost Whisperer, Gossip Girl, Lie to Me, Mad Love, Bones, and Scandal. Some notable movies she starred in are Foreign Soil, Teacher of the Year, Odious, and The Roommate among others.
Similarly, she even did the commercial with Sarah Chalke in 2008. Moreover, the breakthrough role is Dr. Stephanie Edwards in a medical drama series Grey’s Anatomy (ninth season). The four more seasons she made it lead in the same show.
Likewise, Shonda Rhimes cast Hinton as the lead character of her first comedy pilot Toast in 2016. In 2017, she was cast in HBO drama series Here and Now along with Holly Hunter. She played the role of Ashley Collins, one of the adopted children of Hunter’s character.
Further, she next played Natalie Gorman in Servant (2019–2020) and started portraying Millie Morris in the Amazon Prime series Hunters in 2020.
Awards and Net Worth
While she was at Southern Methodist University, she won the Rosenfield Award for Playwriting. Moreover, Jerrika is a People’s Choice Awards winner for her role in Grey’s Anatomy.
By one of the sources, we have come to know that she makes $100,000 yearly, $8,333.33 monthly. In addition, she also receives a good sum of amount from her other works, including the advertisement, endorsement deals, etc. Hinton has an estimated net worth of $12 million.
This gorgeous actress is currently single. She has no history of dating. Neither stuck to any rumors nor controversies. Furthermore, she doesn’t want to speak about her personal life in the media or the public. She has managed to keep it secret.
Body Measurements and Social Media
She stands at a height of 5 feet and 4 inches. However, her weight remains unknown along with her other body measurement details. Additionally, she has black hair and a dark brown pair of eyes.
Jerrika Hinton is an active social media user. She has gained around 164.5k followers on Twitter, 368k followers on Instagram. Similarly, on Facebook, she has around 55.4k followers.