About Terrence Howard
Terrence Howard is a well known man in the entertainment industry. He is known as both an actor and a singer, and these two careers are considered to be the main ones in accumulating Terrence Howard net worth, which has been reported to reach 20 million dollars today. His first big role was in a movie called “Mr. Holland’s Opus”, which was released in 1995. He became immensely popular in the period of 2004-2006, when Terrence Howard appeared in productions made for television as well as movies.
Terrence Howard also appeared in “Hustle and Flow”, for which he was awarded with the nomination of the Academy Award for Best Actor. Other roles, for which Terrence Howard is well known, are in movies “Lackawanna Blues”, “Four Brothers”, “The Brave One”, “Ray”, “August Rush”, “Get Rich or Die Tryin”, “Winnie” and many more, and these performances also added up to the overall amount of Terrence Howard net worth.
Also, Terrence Howard appeared in a hit movie called “Iron Man” and also appeared in a game adaptation of this film. Since the film proved to be a major success, it also increased Terrence Howard net worth a lot.
In 2008, Terrence Howard debuted as a singer with the release of his debut album called “Shine Through It”. However, a lot of people believe that his career as a signer has not been as much successful as his acting career.
Terrence Howard was born in Chicago, Illinois, in 1969. Terrence Howard grew up in Cleveland, Ohio. Also, when he was growing up, he was beat up a lot due to racism, since he has Afro-American origins. When he was 16 years old, Terrence Howard was put on welfare on his own will. When he became 18 years old, Terrence Howard moved to New York, where he had dreams of becoming an actor. Also, one of his first dreams was also to become a science teacher.
However, he has never completed his education because he took an opportunity to appear in “The Cosby Show”, where his brother was also appearing. Thus, his career on television started and it began to add huge sums of money to Terrence Howard net worth. However, the first time when he appeared on the entertainment industry was on the miniseries called “The Jacksons: An American Dream”, where he was casted for a role of Jackie Jackson. The series were broadcasted on the ABC channel.