Terrence J, also known as Terrence Jenkins, is an American TV and movie actor. He is recognized for his performance in the 2010's movie entitled Burlesque as Dave. After his big breakthrough role, he went on to play in numerous films and TV shows.
Some of his other renowned acting credits are 2012's movie Think Like a Man (as Michael), 2015's movie Entourage (as Terrence J), 2019's TV Series Scream: The TV Series (as Coach Jenkins / Coach Griffin).
In addition to acting, Terrence has also hosted the TV series named 106 & Park Top 10 Live (2006-13), which landed him the position of a co-anchor in E! News. He then hosted the prestigious Miss USA Pageant, and Miss USA 2016 and other shows such as MTV Movie and TV Awards 2017 Pre-Show and 2019's Are You the One?
Besides that, Terrence is also a talented producer, who has produced two movies named The Perfect Match (2016) and Same Difference (2019) and a TV show named SafeWord (2017). Likewise, he was a production assistant in the 2001's TV Special titled Michael Jackson: 30th Anniversary Celebration.
Bio Plus Age
Terrence J was born in Queens, New York City, New York, on 21 April 1982. His mother, Lisa Gonzalez, raised him in Raleigh and Rocky Mount, North Carolina.
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He first studied at Northern Nash High in Rocky Mount. After then, he enrolled at North Carolina A&T State University. Later, in 2004, he graduated with a degree in mass communication. During his time at the university, he was even elected as the Student Government Association President.
Terrence J's Dating History: Girlfriend
Terrence J's first relationship was with the TV actress Nicole Bilderback in 2008. Their relationship continued for some time until they broke up in 2010. After that, in 2011, Terrence started dating another lady named Selita Ebanks. But, their togetherness lasted till 2013.
Following that, his relationship status remained single for some time until he met the Instagram star and model named Jasmine Sanders. They inaugurated their romance in 2016.
Terrence J with Jasmine Sanders at an amusement park (Photo: Jasmine Sanders' Instagram Story)
However, in 2018, Terrence got involved in a hit-and-run incident, and while investigating, it was revealed that he was in the back seat of his car while a woman was driving the car. After the incident, both of them ran away before the police arrived.
Everyone started to claim that the woman was none other than Jasmine, but her reps confirmed that she wasn't involved in it.
The relationship between Terrence and Jasmine reportedly ended right after the headline.
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A year later, in 2019, there were rumors that they again started to hook up. But, it faded soon when Jasmine was found dating a rapper name, Nick Cannon. Further, as per aceshowbiz.com, on 30 December 2019, it is known that Jasmine was dating Nick Cannon since 2014 and was allegedly cheating on Terrence J.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, the American host, actor, and producer, Terrence J has managed to make a healthy net worth of $4 million.
Five Quick Facts About Terrence J
He is one of the members of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity.
He is a good friend of some popular celebrities like Lance Gross, Will Smith, and Ludacris.
His zodiac sign is Taurus.
He stands at the height of 5 feet 9½ inches (1.77 meters).
In 2014, he was nominated for an award at the Acapulco Black Film Festival as well as in the Daytime Emmy Awards.