Who is Jelani Asar Snipes? Everything About Wesley Snipes’ Son

Jelani Asar Snipes is an actor renowned for his role in the movie, Mo’ Better Blues. Considering his acting, we could say he is quite a prominent actor in the industry. Besides, he is popular as the son of actor and producer, Wesley Snipes.

His father is famous for movies like New Jack Point, Boiling Point, Jungle Fever, Rising Sun, Coming 2 America, and many more. In the tv industry, his father is known for his work in The Player.

Who is Jelani Asar Snipes?

Jelani was born in the year 1988 in the United States of America to his parents. His parents; Wesley Snipes (Father) and April Dubois (Mother) are both known actors in the industry. They got separated in the year 1990.

Furthermore, his father, Wesley is a director, actor, and producer. Meanwhile, his mother is an actress and a housewife. In addition, he has four siblings; a sister, Iset Jua-T Snipes, and three brothers; Akhenaten Kihwa-T Snipes, Alaafia Jehu-T Snipes, and Alimayu Moa-T Snipes.

He has Appeared Only in One Movie

Professionally as a career, he has chosen to be an actor. Jelani as an actor has appeared in the movie Mo’ Better Blues in the year 1990. Throughout his career, he has also been trained in Martial Arts. Apart from his acting, Snipes loves to play musical instruments.

More than an actor, the public knows him as the son of actor Wesley Snipes. Wesley is an American actor, film producer, and martial artist. He has appeared in numerous movies like New Jack Point, Boiling Point, Jungle Fever, Rising Sun, Coming 2 America, etc.

Jelani Asar Snipes mother and father
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Personal Life

The 33 years old actor has remained silent regarding his love life and dating history. Considering his silence, he might possibly be single at the moment.

He seems to be a secretive person who rarely disclosed his personal life in an interview or to the media. Going through the internet, we could tell that he does not have any kids to date.

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His Father Was Convicted for Tax Fraudlent

According to Reuters, the actor Wesley was sentenced to three years in prison. According to the report, he failed to file U.S. income tax returns for 1999 through 2001. Reports also stated that he had earned over $38 million in the period of 8 years (1999-2007), but he failed to pay any taxes.

As a result, he was sentenced to three years in prison and was released in 2013. After being released, he jumped straight to the acting world and appeared in the film The Expendables 3.

Jelani Asar Snipes Net Worth

As per different media portals, he has an estimated net worth of $1 million. However, his annual income and salary have been under the curtain to date.

It seems all the fortune he has at the moment is only from his professional career as an actor. His primary source of income comes from his career. Other than his acting career, we do lack intel on his other side businesses, if he has one.

On the other hand, his father, Wesley has an astonishing net worth of $10 million. Although he is not active on Instagram, we could at least be sure that he resides in a beautiful house with a bunch of vehicles. Being a celebrity star child his life must have been quite easy in his childhood days.

Jelani Asar Snipes posing with his father
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Body Measurement

Asar Snipes stands at the height of around 6 feet and 2 inches tall. Meanwhile, his weight is 154lbs i.e approximately 70 Kg. Furthermore, he has a waist of 32 inches.

However, his other physique size and body measurement have not been surfaced to date. If he reveals any details then we will definitely update it on our page.

Social Media

Despite being a popular actor, Jelani has remained away from any kinds of social media platforms. It might be the case that he does not like to post stuff on media handles.

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