Julius Tennon

Julius Tennon (Viola Davis’ Husband) Bio, Wikipedia, Age, Net Worth

Julius Tennon Biography

Julius Tennon is an American film, television, producer, and actor with experience of over 30 years. He has made significant contributions in films like Small Soldiers, Dazed and Confused, and Batman versus Superman Dawn of Justice. He is best known as the husband of Viola Davis.

Julius embarked on his acting journey back in 1985, stepping into the role of a law enforcement officer tasked with safeguarding a serial killer’s confession. Not only has he graced the screen as an actor but he has also taken the helm in producing successful films, including notable works like “Lila and Eve” and “Custody.”

Tennon’s television appearances have left an indelible mark, featuring in shows such as “Lonesome Dove” from 1988 to 1989, “Adam: The Man Who Broke a Thousand Chains,” and “Trapped.”

Beyond the world of acting, Julius is a co-creator and advocate for JeVee Productions, a production company established in 2009 alongside his wife, Davis. Their mission is clear: to empower performers of color to share narratives that might otherwise remain untold.

In one of his roles, Julius portrayed the ruthless character, Carl Buford, on the program. He first graced the screen in this capacity in 2006, later reprising the role in 2013.

Julius Tennon Age

Tennon is 69 years old as of 2022, he was born on December 24, 1953, in Travis County, Texas, USA.

Julius Tennon Family

Tennon was born and brought up in the USA by his loving parents. However, he has not disclosed any further information on his family or his siblings. Tennon is a graduate of The University of Tulsa.

Julius Tennon’s Wife | Viola Davis

Tennon is married to his loving wife, Viola Davis. In their marriage, Tennon and his wife have been blessed with a daughter named Genesis Tennon. Julius was initially married to Sheryl Lynn Arnold from 1974 until 1980 when they separated. Later on, he got married to his second wife Christine Dejohnna White and they divorced in 1998 with no kids together. Tennon and her husband held their wedding on June 23, 2003, in a wonderful ceremony attended by their family and friends.

Julius Tennon

Julius and Viola Davis

Who is Viola Davis?

Born on August 11, 1965, in St. Matthews, South Carolina, Viola Davis is a highly acclaimed actress, celebrated for her remarkable achievements. She holds the distinction of being one of the select few artists to receive an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony. Notably, she stands as the sole African-American performer to attain the esteemed Triple Crown of Acting, and only the third individual to claim this dual honor.

Viola’s influence and talent have earned her a place among the 100 most influential people globally, according to Time magazine, a recognition bestowed upon her in both 2012 and 2017. Moreover, her exceptional contributions to the world of acting secured her the ninth position on The New York Times’ list of the greatest actors of the 21st century in 2020.

Julius Tennon’s Net Worth

Tennon has an estimated net worth of $12 million as of 2023 from his acting career.