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Wendell Pierce’s net worth, biography, fact, career, awards and life story

Net Worth:$7 Million
Date of Birth:Dec 8, 1966 (54 years old)
Gender:Male
Height:5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Profession:Actor, Businessperson, Radio personality, Film Producer, Theatrical producer
Nationality:United States of America

Wendell Pierce net worth and salary: Wendell Pierce is an American actor who has a net worth of $7 million. Wendell Pierce first became widely recognized thanks to his work on the HBO dramas “The Wire”, portraying Detective Bunk Moreland, and “Treme”, where he portrayed Antoine Batiste. Pierce was born in New Orleans on December 8, 1966. He attended Benjamin Franklin High School before graduating from the New Orleans Centre for Creative Arts. Later, he attended Juilliard School’s Drama Division, where he received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree. Pierce has appeared in over 30 films and 50 television shows. Some of his film credits include “Malcolm X,” “Waiting to Exhale,” “Ray” and “Horrible Bosses.” A few of his TV appearances include “Law & Order,” “Judging Amy,” “House of Pain,” “Numb3rs” and “Suits.” Pierce has also appeared in a number of stage performances, including Broadway productions “Serious Money,” “The Boys of Winter” and “The Piano Lesson.” In 2012, Pierce produced the Broadway show “Clybourne Park,” which was nominated for four Tony Awards, and won the Tony Award for “Best Play.” As of 2009, Pierce has also hosted a nationally syndicated, Peabody Award-winning radio program called “Jazz at Lincoln Center.” When not working in film and TV, Pierce has been involved in a number of other ventures, including the Sterling Farms chain of grocery stores, and was one of the top fundraisers for Barack Obama’s 2012 campaign. In August 2018 Wendell Pierce debuted in the Amazon Prime series “Jack Ryan” as James Greer.