Jonathan Majors Biography

Jonathan Majors is a talented American actor who was seen in films and series like When We Rise, White Boy Rick, The Last Black Man in San Francisco, Da 5 Blood, and many more. He won Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards and Chlotrudis Award for his work in The Last Black Man in San Francisco.

Early Life

Jonathan Majors was born on 7th September 1989 in Lompoc, California, United States of America. His mother used to work as a pastor and her name is not known his father was an Air Force officer at Vandenberg Military Base and at the age of 5 years his father disappeared. He has a younger brother named Cameron and an older sister named Monica. He did his schooling at Cedar Hill High School and was later transferred to Duncanville High School.

During his teenage days, he faced many struggles like being arrested for shoplifting and Suspended from high school for fighting. He used to work in order to earn income. For his further and higher studies, he went to the University of North Carolina School of Arts where he received his bachelor’s degree and later went to Yale School of Drama and graduated with Masters in Fine Art.

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Jonathan Majors Career

He got an opportunity to work on an ABC TV series named When We Rise while he was still attending Yale in 2017. The same year he did a debut in a film called Hostiles where he played the role of Corporal Henry Woodson. On 2nd September 2017, the film had its world premiere at Telluride Film Festival. In 2018 he was seen in films named White Boy Rick where he played the role of Johnny “Lil Man” Curry and Out of Blue where he was seen as Duncan J. Reynolds. In 2019 he was seen in The Last Black Man in San Francisco where his role was of Montgomery Allen.

The film was praised by Barrack Obama and Manohla Dargis of The New York Times. It premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on 26th January 2019. He was also seen in Captive State as Rafe Drummond, Gully as Greg, and Jungleland as Pepper. In 2020 he was seen in a film called Da 5 Blood where he played the role of David and in an American horror drama series named Lovecraft Country where he was seen by Atticus Freeman. The drama series is available on the Hotstar app.

Jonathan Majors Biography

Real Name Jonathan Michael Majors
Birth Date 7 September 1989
Age (as of 2022) 32 Years
Birth Place Lompoc, California, U.S.
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Virgo

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 0” – in Centimetres – 183 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 75 kg  –  in Pounds –  165 lbs
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Athletic


Father Not Known
Mother Not Known
Sister Monica
Brother Cameron


School University of North Carolina School of the Arts
College Yale School of Drama

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Girlfriend None
Children One Daughter
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Personal Life

Jonathan Majors is currently single. There is no information share about his past relationships as he prefers to keep it private and away from the media. But he has a daughter who lives in Atlanta. Not much information has been shared about her but she is seven years old.

Jonathan Majors Net Worth

Jonathan Majors is really a hard-working actor and was seen in many films and TV series. One of his films was loved by the President of the USA Barrack Obama. His main source of income comes from his acting career, event appearance, and Brand sponsorship. According to sources his net worth has been estimated at around $2 million.


  • Jonathan has his breakout role on ABC series called When We Rise in 2017.
  • He has won many awards for his work in The Last Black Man in San Francisco and it was also loved by Barrack Obama.
  • Majors have a seven-year-old daughter who lives in Atlanta.
  • He won the First Place Award at the National Drama Competition which was conducted by the National Society of Arts & Letters.
  • Jonathan earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of North Carolina School of Arts and his master’s degree from Yale School of Drama.
  • He was seen participating in the Black Lives Matter Protest also.
  • He was seen on the Vogue Magazine Instagram page.

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