Petri Hawkins Byrd is one of the Television personalities. Petri Hawkins Byrd is better known as Byrd. Also, he is prominent for his role as Bailiff on the Court Program Judge Judy. He has been able to game much fame as a viable actor in the show. Moreover, he also performed in various nation pictures as well as television shows.
Table of Biography
Early life and Childhood
The well-known person was born on November 29, 1957. Petri Hawkins Byrd was born in Brooklyn, New York. As of 2020, he is 62 years old with the zodiac sign as Sagittarius. Though his parent’s name is not unknown, it is known that he has four siblings altogether. Sadly, his father was jailed because he was a drug dealer. During a tough time, his mother made sure that their family stayed together.
In a similar manner, he belongs to American nationality. But his ethnicity is not disclosed in public. He had spent his childhood days in Jacksonville New York as Petri Adonic Byrd. Later on, he changed his name from Hawkins from Adonis to honor her mother when she expired.
Further, he had attended Eastern District High School for his high school studies. After that, he joined Hostos Community College in The Bronx. Moreover, he also a graduate of Joh Jay College. From there, he has received a Criminal Justice degree.
Career and Professional life
After graduation, Petri Hawkins Byrd and his family shifted to the San Francisco Bay Area in California. He then worked for the United States Marshals Service. Likewise, he had started his career being a Special Deputy U.S. Marshal in San Mateo, California. From the years 1992 to 1996, he had worked as a student counselor at Monta Vista High School in Cupertino, California.
Presently, he works in the New York City Court System as Judge Judy Sheindlin’s Bailiff (1986). In the year 1986, he was transferred to the Family Court division in Manhattan.
Extra career activities
Other than the above career activities, Byrd also works as an event M.C. guest speaker, charity supporter, and community activist. Additionally, he is the national chairman of the O.K. Program. It addresses social issues confronting black boys and young men. In addition, it is on the board of the faith-based youth program Teen Center USA.
Movies and TV Shows
The movies in which Byrd has been involved are Tom Hennessy, Soul Lake, Under The Palm Tree, American Skin, Sheen Talk, Inspirit, Reesie’s Pieces. By the same token, his other projects include Curb Your Enthusiasm, A Deeper Love, Playing Mona Lisa, In the Eyes of a killer, Saviour of None.
Conversely, Judge Judy is the famous ad popular TV Show in which he has been working on.
Awards and Net Worth
Into the bargain, he has received awards and also has been nominated in some titles. Consecutively for three years, 2018, 2019, and 2020, he has been nominated for the Outstanding Legal/ Courtroom Program for Judge Judy (1996). The nominations were from Daytime Emmy Awards.
On the other hand, he is the winner of the Best Action Sequence-Feature for Tom Hennessy. This title was from Action on Film International Film Festival, USA 2013.
More or less, Petri’s net worth is roughly calculated to be $3.5 million dollars. Nevertheless, he has kept some information such as salary, personal belongings, endorsements are kept a low profile.
In a similar manner, it seems as if Petri Hawkins Byrd does not openly speak about his personal and private details. Because of this, his past relationships are not clearly confirmed. But he may bot have any past relationships with anyone.
Through his Instagram posts, it seems that he is a married man. However,
wife’s name is unknown.
Rumors and Controversy
Fortunately, there are no rumors and controversies in regards to Petri Hawkins-Byrd. He has not done any kind of activities that would create any controversial scandal. It is good to know that he has been able to maintain his professional and personal life and kept his profile clean.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Correspondingly, the celebrity stands the height of 6 feet and 2 inches tall. While his weight is approximately 109 kg. His eyes are brown in color and have black colored hair. However, his shoe size, dress size, and the exact body measurements are not revealed through any source of information.
Though Petri Hawkins-Byrd is active on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, his account is verified only on Twitter. On Facebook, he has over 1k followers. Similarly, his account can be searched by writing @byrdthebailiff on Instagram. He has 18.3k followers on it with a total of 521 posts till the date. With the blue tick, his twitter account’s name is @ByrdtheBailiff with 10.9k followers.