Known for movies

Short Info

Date Of BirthMay 16, 1990
FactBrother of actress LaShawn Jefferies.


Who is Marc John Jefferies? Wiki Bio

Marc John Jefferies was born in The Bronx, New York City USA, on 16 May 1990 so under the zodiac sign of Taurus and holding American nationality – he is popular for his acting career, particularly for his roles in “Get Rich or Die Tryin’” and “Stuart Little 2”.

Childhood and education

Marc spent his entire childhood in New York with his parents, however, as he is very respectful of their privacy, Marc hasn’t shared any details regarding them with the public. He hasn’t mentioned having any siblings, but it is known that he has a younger sister named LaShawn Tinah Jefferies, who is an actress as well.

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Marc grew up as a child actor thanks to his parents, who helped him become a child model and then an actor at the age of five. He steadily became enamoured with acting ,and although it was not really his choice but his parents’, he still eventually chose it as a full-time job and a career. After matriculating from a local high school in New York, Marc decided to completely focus on his acting career, and didn’t enroll at college.

Career as an actor – movies

Marc’s career was officially launched in 1995 when he got to play the lead role in the “Losing Isaiah” movie. His next role came in 2000, when he played Will in “Stuart Little 2” – in the same year, he appeared in “Brown Sugar” and “Friday After Next”.

He had his first voice role in 2003, in the “Finding Nemo” animated movie – he went on to appear in the “Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle” and “The Haunted Mansion” in the same year. Marc could have then been seen in “Spiderman 2”, “Get Rich or Die Tryin’”, and “Keeping Up with the Steins” shot in 2004, 2005 and 2006, respectively.

He took a three-year long break after the shooting of “Keeping Up with the Steins” movie was completed, and won his next role in 2009 when he played Lil’ Cease in “Notorious” – six years after that, he played Bunch in “Brotherly Love” in 2015, Wes in “Nerve” in 2016, and “Carlton” in “Chocolate City: Vegas Strip” in 2017 which is also his latest role.

TV series

His debut TV series appearance was in 1995, when he played Kevin Wolfred in the “New York Undercover” detective series – in 1997 he appeared in “Cosby” and “Homicide: Life on the Street”, and in 1998 in “Trinity”.

He gained some recognition after being cast to play Jonathan in the “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” detective drama series in 2000 – roles in “The Practice”, “Third Watch”, and “Stuart Little” followed in 2001, 2002, and 2003, respectively. He was then invited to play Derrick Mitchell in “The Tract Morgan Show”, which he was a part of in 2003 and 2004 before winning the role of Young Green Lantern in “Justice League Unlimited”.

The year 2004 saw him in the “Fatherhood” animated sitcom, he appeared in “ER” in 2005, “3 lbs” in 2006, and “Dexter” in 2008. During the next 10 years, Marc only appeared in three TV series – “Treme” in 2010, “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” in 2015, and “Power” in 2015 which was also his latest appearance in a TV series.

Love life and wife

Marc is one of the most secretive people in the film industry as he hasn’t mentioned a single detail regarding the girls he might have dated in the past.

Marc John Jefferies

Rumor has it that the popular actor might be gay – it began circulating the internet only because of the fact that Marc doesn’t usually talk about girls, and is rarely seen in their company – he hasn’t commented on the rumors and therefore nothing about his sexual orientation can be claimed with certainty.

He is rumored to be currently dating an actress whom he worked with on the set of the “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit” in 2015, however, neither of them have addressed the rumors, and so judging by his social media accounts and his secrecy, Marc is currently single, hasn’t married, and doesn’t have kids.

Interests and hobbies

Marc is mainly focused on his acting career, but there are still things he enjoys doing in his free time.

Marc is very keen on keeping up with the latest fashion trends, and often uploads pictures of his clothes onto his Instagram account – he started his career as a model, and would like to become a popular model one day as well. He is not much of a traveler, but has still been to several US states and is planning on visiting Europe in 2020.

Marc was very sporting in high school, as he played both baseball and football but stopped once he matriculated – today, he only watches sports games on TV, and occasionally live at stadia, and has a couple of training sessions at a local gym. He is a big fan of winter, as he’s an avid skier, while he also knows how to snowboard. Marc likes cars, especially vintage, but nevertheless prefers to use a bicycle to get around the city.

Appearance and net worth

Marc is currently 29 years old. He has short black hair and brown eyes, and is 5ft 3ins (1.6m) tall while his weight is not known. According to authoritative sources, his current net worth has been estimated to be more than $600,000, and is steadily rising thanks to his acting career.

Social media presence

Marc is quite active on several popular social media networks as this is somewhat important for his acting career. He launched his Twitter account in January 2014 and has since gathered over 12,000 followers and tweeted more than 1,000 times. He is a bit more popular on Instagram, on which he has gathered more than 80,000 followers, and uploaded over 600 pictures onto his account – he is running a Facebook page as well, and it currently counts nearly 600 people following him.

Marc has his own website on which you can check the movies and TV series he has appeared in, read his bio and his interviews, and contact him in case of any questions and/or suggestions.

General Info

Full NameMarc John Jefferies
Date Of BirthMay 16, 1990
Height1.49 m
ProfessionFilm producer, Actor
NationalityAmerican

Family

SiblingsLaShawn Tináh Jefferies, Marc Arthur Jefferies

Accomplishments

MoviesNerve, Losing Isaiah, The Haunted Mansion, Notorious, Get Rich or Die Tryin', Stuart Little 2, Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son, Spider-Man 2, Monsters, Inc., The 5th Wave, Yelling to the Sky, Keeping Up with the Steins, Beware the Gonzo, Little Hercules in 3-D, Assassination of a High School Presi...
TV ShowsFatherhood, The Tracy Morgan Show

Social profile links

Facts

#Fact
1Born on the same day that Jim Henson died.
2Brother of actress LaShawn Jefferies.

Pictures

Movies

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
NYC 222012TV SeriesFuture Overtime
LUV2012Newt
Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son2011Rembrandt
Yelling to the Sky2011Lil' Man
Slow Moe2010Leon
The Troy Shawn Welcome Story2010ShortTroy Shawn Welcome
Treme2010TV SeriesDarius
Beware the Gonzo2010Stone
Little Hercules in 3-D2009Curtis
Notorious2009Cease
Dexter2008TV SeriesWendell Owens
Running from the Devil2008ShortMaishee
Assassination of a High School President2008Elliot Duncan
Jackson Ward2008ShortAli
Wyclef Jean in America2006TV MovieHarold
Keeping Up with the Steins2006Tim (as Marc John Jeffries)
3 lbs.2006TV SeriesAdam
Whitepaddy2006Mikey
Get Rich or Die Tryin'2005Young Marcus
ER2005TV SeriesVictor Hopkins
Fatherhood2004-2005TV SeriesRoy Bindlebeep
Justice League2004TV SeriesYoung Green Lantern
Spider-Man 22004Amazed Kid
The Tracy Morgan Show2003-2004TV SeriesDerrick Mitchell
The Haunted Mansion2003Michael
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle2003Bus-Stop Kid
Third Watch2002TV SeriesMiguel White
Friday After Next2002Kid (uncredited)
Brown Sugar2002Young Dre
Stuart Little 22002Will
Family Law2002TV SeriesMarcus
The Practice2001TV SeriesJason Lees
Monsters, Inc.2001Additional Voices (voice)
Cry Baby Lane2000TV MovieHall
Trinity1998TV SeriesKid #2
Homicide: Life on the Street1997TV SeriesJack Collins
Cosby1997TV SeriesDavy
New York Undercover1995TV SeriesKevin Wolfred
Losing Isaiah1995Isaiah
The Fifth Borough2017Short post-productionDrey
Chocolate City: Vegas2016post-productionCarlton Jones
The Wrong Bodega2016Short completedRaine
Supermodel2016post-productionShucky
Drug AffectedfilmingTee
Supposition2016Short
Blue Bloods2016TV SeriesOmar Davis
Say Something2016/IShortWillie
Nerve2016Wes
The 5th Wave2016Boy on the roof (uncredited)
Chapter & Verse2015B-Rock
Power2015TV SeriesQDubs
Brotherly Love2015/IIIBunch
Happy Baby2014John
Contest2013Xav
Newlyweeds2013Drug dealer
Brother's Keeper2012ShortTim
Go Down Swinging2012ShortSeje
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit2000-2012TV SeriesHasdrubal / Jonathan

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Strings Attached2016/IIShort co-executive producer / producer
Do What He Wants2015Short executive producer
The Township2015Short executive producer
The Will to Want2014Short executive producer

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Notorious2009performer: "Warning", "Get Money", "Gimme the Loot"
Get Rich or Die Tryin'2005"It's Happening"

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Finding Nemo2003additional voices

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
#ActorsLife2016TV SeriesHimself
The Mo'Nique Show2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2005TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The WIN Awards2005TV SpecialHimself
The Sharon Osbourne Show2003TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1995-1996TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Showtime at the Apollo1996TV SeriesHimself
The Jon Stewart Show1995TV SeriesHimself - Guest

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
#ActorsLife2016TV SeriesHimself

Awards

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2004Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a Feature Film - Supporting Young ActorThe Haunted Mansion (2003)
2002Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a TV Drama Series - Guest Starring Young ActorThe Practice (1997)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia
Author

Benjy is currently a reporter for BiographyPedia based in Adelaide, Australia. Prior to joining BiographyPedia in July 2019, he was a Bizarre TV reporter and theatre critic at TheSun. Benjy has also written for DailyMail and TMZ. Benjy studied journalism at Goldsmiths University of London, graduating in 2009. You can contact him at [email protected]

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