Vondie Curtis Hall is an actor, screenwriter, film director, and television director from the United States. Vondie Curtis Hall is best known as Dr. Dennis Hancock on the CBS medical drama Chicago Hope, which is created by David E. Kelley, and as Ben Urich on the Netflix TV series Marvel’s Daredevil. Gridlock’d is a cult film that he wrote, directed, and starred in.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Vondie Curtis Hall was born on September 30, 1950, in Detroit, Michigan, USA, and his age is 72 years old as of the year 2022.
Talking about Vondie’s parents, his father’s name is Curtis Hall, a construction company owner and his mother’s name is Angeline Hall, a nurse. Similarly, Vondie has two siblings, a brother named Kevan Hall, a designer, and a sister, Sherrie Hall.
Vondie is known to be an American by nationality and belongs to the Christianity religion, and his zodiac sign is Libra. Vondie has African-American ethnicity.
Talking about Vondie Curtis Hall’s formal education, Vondie attended Presentation Our Lady of Victory grade school in Detroit where they were taught by the Oblate Sisters of Providence, the only all-black order of nuns in the United States. He graduated from The Juilliard School.
Career and Professional Life
Vondie Curtis Hall has appeared in films such as One Good Cop, Passion Fish, Sugar Hill, Coming To America, Crooklyn, Drop Squad, Eve’s Bayou, Turn It Up, and William Shakespeare’s Romeo + Juliet.
His film and television credits include Tookie Williams Story, Waist Deep, and episodes of The Shield, Firefly, Chicago Hope, and MDs. Similarly, Vondie Curtis-Hall and Danny Glover (who played Marty in the Dreamgirls film adaptation) both appeared in the TNT made-for-television film Freedom Song in 2000.
Curtis-Hall appeared in the 2019 film Harriet, where he gave “one of the finest performances of his long career as Reverend Green,” according to one reviewer. Vondie has appeared in recurring roles on television shows such as Soul Food, I’ll Fly Away, and ER.
His one-time role as a suicidal patient on ER earned him an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series; he later appeared as Roger McGrath in that series.
Vondie’s most notable television role to date is that of Dennis Hancink, a supporting character in the medical drama Chicago Hope. Similarly, in the Netflix series Daredevil, Curtis-Hall played Ben Urich. As well as he also made an appearance in an episode of The Sopranos.
As well as Vondie also teaches full-time at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.
Vondie Curtis Hall has not endorsed any brand till now and also has not promoted anything till now and has not been seen in any collaborations with brands.
In the coming days, we may see Vondie being associated with some brands and supporting their products. No information is available regarding the other brands Vondie has cooperated with or not.
Awards and Nomination
Vondie Curtis Hall’s most recent feature as writer-director was Waist Deep, which earned him a Black Film Award nomination for Outstanding Direction of a Motion Picture.
Similarly, his one-time role as a suicidal patient on ER earned him an Emmy Award nomination for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series.
Vondie Curtis Hall has an estimated net worth of around $4 Million. His major income source is acting. Besides that, he is also a screenwriter, film director, and television director. Vondie hasn’t revealed his exact property and what he owns as he keeps his life private from the public.
Vondie Curtis Hall has been married twice in his life. Although no information is available about his first wife, he does have a child from his first marriage. Additionally, Che Hall is the child from his first marriage and was born in 1979.
Later, Vondie got married again to actress/director Kasi Lemmons in 1995, and they have a son Henry Hunter Hall in 1996. Kasi later gave birth to daughter Zora Hall in 1999.
Vondie Curtis Hall hasn’t been associated with any sorts of rumors or controversies that would hamper his career. Also, Vondie avoids the media and avoids engaging in contentious behavior or situations that can damage his reputation.
Vondie Curtis Hall stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 75 kilograms. He has a waist size of 34 inches and a slim body type.
Vondie has black eyes and salt & pepper hair color but his dress size and shoe size are not available.
Vondie Curtis Hall is very popular on social media and his fans love him for the positive influence he has on them.
Vondie Curtis Hall has 965 followers on Twitter and owns a Twitter handle @Vondie_Curtis_H. His Facebook account is Vondie Curtis Hall. Besides that, Vondie Curtis Hall is not available on Instagram.