Trevante Rhodes is an American uprising actor who came into the spotlight after his brilliant portrayal of a black gay man in the Oscar award-winning drama movie, Moonlight (2016).
Besides, in 2017, he was even awarded Dorian Award by The Society of LGBTQ+ Entertainment Critics under the category of Rising Star of the Year.
After earning the limelight, he starred in different movies and TV shows of various genres. Some of his hit movies and TV shows include Burning Sands (2017), Lady Luck (2017), and The Predator (2018).
Besides, in 2018, he co-starred alongside the famous Avenger’s movie actor, Chris Hemsworth, in the movie 12 Strong.
Further, Trevante also got the appraisal from all the audiences and critics as he played the character of Tom in the box office hit, Netflix's thriller movie Bird Box (2018).
2018 almost seemed to be his lucky year, as he won the title of Sexiest Man of 2018 as he beat the superstars like Idris Elba, Michael B. Jordan, and Jason Mamoa.
Also known to peoples as Tre' Rhodes, Trevante celebrates his birthday on the 10th of February every year. And, as of 2019, he is 29 years old.
His birthplace is Ponchatoula, Louisiana, and he goes by the birth name of Trevante Nemour Rhodes. Besides, he was raised by his accountant father, Demour Dangelo, and his mother, Jessi Rhodes. He also has a brother named Giovanni Rhodes.
Further, he embraces African-American ethnicity. And, his sun sign is Aquarius.
Apart from acting, he was also interested in sports in his childhood. His same interest led him to win a gold medal at the Pan American Junior Athletics Championships in 2009.
Moreover, for his education, he got enrolled at the University of Texas and graduated with a degree in Kinesiology.
Height & Weight
Trevante stands at the height of 6 feet (1.82 meters) and weighs about 88 kg (194 lbs).
Is Trevante Rhodes Single Or Married?
Well, as of 2019, the Moonlight actor is yet to walk down the aisle.
But, it doesn’t mean that he is single as Trevante is engaged to his gorgeous girlfriend, Mara Wright.
The actor secretly got engaged to his long-time girlfriend on 5th August 2019. Besides, only a few friends and his fiancee’s family were there to witness the engagement ceremony.
Trevante Rhodes with his fiancee Mara Wright on 5 August 2019 (Photo: theybf_daily's Instagram)
Their relationship goes back to the time when Trevante met the beautiful fashion model in 2017.
Since then, they were dating each other in a very low-key manner. Nonetheless, the secret was not meant to be a secret forever. Their low-key relationship soon saw the light as one of their friends posted a photo of them right after they got engaged.
Nonetheless, despite the fact that their privacy is gone, their bond seems even stronger with time flowing by.
His Career & Net Worth
The African-American actor started his career in the entertainment industry playing the role of Dr. Peter Montgomery in 2012’s short movie, I Came Back.
After that, he went on to play on some TV series and movies such as Josep and Shawn (2013), Gang Related (2014), If Loving You Is Wrong (2015-16), and more.
After that, he was offered the role of Chiron in the movie, Moonlight, which successfully managed to have a collection of more than $27.9M in the box office. Besides, his movie Burning Sands has an 88% Tomatometer rating, and Bird Box has a 63% Tomatometer rating at the Rotten Tomatoes.
Moreover, he is all set to play the role of Jimmy Fletcher in his upcoming movie entitled The United States vs. Billie Holiday, that is currently under post-production.
Well, with such an amazing career in a very short time, it’s sure that he has been paid with some healthy amount of paycheques.