Terry Crews is a former football player and also a famous actor who hails from Flint, Michigan. Terry Crews is more popular after appearing in numerous TV shows, films, and gams as well. Previously, Terry Crews used to play in the “National Football League” where his position was as a defensive end and linebacker.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Education
The popular actor’s birthdate is on 30th July 1968 and his birthplace is Flint, Michigan. His full birth name is Terry Alan Crews. As of 2021, his age must be fifty-two years old and his sun sign is Leo. Likewise, Terry Crews is an American native and has been following the Christian religion. Terry was born to his strict American parents, father, Terry Crews, Sr., and mother, Patricia Crews. His father was an alcoholic so he is very close to his mother.
Regarding Terry Crews’ educational background, he went to the Flint Southwestern School. From there he successfully received his high school diploma. After that, Terry attended the top Interlochen Center for the Arts in Interlochen which is in Michigan. From the Chrysler Corporation, the actor achieved an art scholarship. The actor got an Art Excellence scholarship and also a whole athletic scholarship for football.
Then, Terry Crews went to the Western Michigan University (WMU) which is located in Kalamazoo, Michigan in the field of art. There, Terry Crews was chosen for the position of WMU Broncos’s defensive end and got whole conference glory promoting his team to become the winner of the Mid-American Conference Championship in the year 1988.
Career and Professional Life
Being a member of the WMU football group, Terry was the main power who has achieved the whole conference glories. Terry has also played on the Mid-American Conference champion Broncos in the year 1988. In the NFL draft, Terry was drafted in the eleventh part by the Los Angeles Rams in the year 1991. The athlete then was present in 2 seasons together with the Rams before being an NFL journeyman. He was playing together with the San Diego Chargers from 1993 to 1994, Washington Redskins in 1995, and Philadelphia Eagles in 1996.
Terry was compressed in one of the seasons together with the Rhein Fire in the World League of American Football. At the time of his football years, Crews tapped his amazing skills, forming a line of NFL-licensed lithographs for a national sports relic company. In 1997, Terry retired from his football career and took the character of T-Money on the television action competition “Battle Dome” in 1999. Crews made his first huge onscreen achievement in “The sixth Day” after being present in various other movies like “Serving Sara” in 2002, “Friday After Next” in the same year, and “Deliver Us From Eva” in 2003.
In 2005, the actor got the role of Julius in Chris Rock’s film “Everybody Hates Chris”. Then, Crews started being more present in various movies like “White Chicks” in 2004, “The Longest Yard” in 2005, and “Norbit” in 2007. After that, Crews was getting roles in huge films such as “Balls of Fury in 2007, “Get Smart” in the year 2008, “Terminator Salvation” in 2009, “The Expendables” in 2010, and Bridesmaids in the year 2011. In addition, he acted as Hale Caesar in 2 sequels and one video game-related on the series.
Terry then turned to be the reality television star in the BET show, “The Family Crews” from 2010 to 2011, which presented his whole family. Crews even got more characters in other 3 famous television shows, “Are We There Yet?”, “Arrested Development”, and also in “Brooklyn Nine-Nine”. In the year 2014, the actor resumed work for his movie, being present in “Blended”. Then, he became the host of the television game show, “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?” Moreover, Terry Crews is still very famous for being one of the spokesmen for the popular commercials of the Old Spice deodorant.
Then, the actor has also done some voiceover in “American Dad!” and in “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2” in 2013. In 2018, he was present in “Deadpool 2” with the role of Bedlam. After that, he resumed being the television host in “Ultimate Beastmaster” in the year 2017, and also in “America’s Got Talent: The Champions” in the year 2019. In 2014 the actor became an author and came up with his memoir “Manhood: How to Be a Better Man—Or Just Live With One”.
Terry Crews has been earning a good amount of money from his 7 years of professional career as an NFL player. The former football player and also the actor has a net worth of $20 million. In fact, Terry Crews also earns a good amount of money from his involvement in acting, voice-acting, and many more.
Terry Crews additionally loves expensive cars and even is the owner of various such as Mercedes Benz, Cadillac, Toyota 4Runner SR5, Mercedes Benz Blue, and also Toyota SUV. Currently, Terry is living a luxurious life in the United States where he owns two houses, one in Santa Clarita, California, and another in Los Angeles.
Relationship Status and Scandal
On 29th July 1989, Terry Crews got married to Rebecca King. Together Terry and Rebecca have given birth to 5 kids and a grandchild. The names of their children are Azriel, Tera, Wynfrey, Naomi Burton, and Isaiah. According to some sources, it is found that Terry was also suffering from an addiction to pornography.
The addiction even was badly affecting his life and marital relationship. Luckily, Terry Crews made it through the addiction and is now fully recovered. It happened after Terry was in rehab from the year 2009 to 2010. On 10th October 2017, Terry revealed how he was sexually assaulted by February 2016 by one of the biggest Hollywood executives.
In November 2017, Terry recorded a case opposite to Adam Venit, the leader of the talent company William Morris Endeavor’s motion picture department however failed because of the statute of restrictions turning into outcome. Then, ‘Time’ magazine gave him a name as one of the Silence Breakers. They even had him on the nomination list for the ‘Person of the Year Award’.
Body Measurement and Social Media
Regarding the actor’s body measurement, Terry has a huge muscular body type. He has a bodyweight of around 111 kg or 245 pounds. Also, Terry has a good height of 6 feet 2 inches or 188 cm. The size of Terry Crews’ chest is 50 inches or 127 cm. Terry’s waist size is 18.5 inches or 47 cm. Likewise, the size of his hips is 37 inches or 94 cm. Terry Crews wears a shoe size of 14, is bald, and has dark brown eyes. Moreover, Terry has a dark complexion with a dashing and funny personality.
Talking about the actor’s presence on the social media platforms, Crews is highly active there. Terry Crews has an Instagram account where he has managed to gain 7.5 million followers. On Twitter, the actor has 1.6 million followers and 13 million followers on his Facebook page as of April 2021. Likewise, Terry has his own YouTube channel where he has managed to collect 329 thousand subscribers. The actor is more popular after appearing in America’s Got Talent as a host.