With his growing reputation as a terrific actor and fast-growing fan following, it is safe to say that Aldis Hodge has done well for himself in the industry. The actor has exhibited so much potential to be great on the screens, it is no wonder he has become a favourite of fans and critics.
Hodge made a name for himself on TV, appearing on a great number of series where he perfectly portrayed his assigned characters. The talented actor has gone further to explore the film industry, stunning the public with his roles as well. Aldis’ career started in the 90s with a number of popular series like Buffy the Vampire Slayer, NYPD Blue, Between Brothers, and many more. It will be interesting to know how the actor attained success in the competitive entertainment industry. Find out more as you scroll through.
Background Information on Aldis Hodge
He was born in Onslow County, North Carolina, on September 20, 1986, to his parents; Aldis Basil Hodge and Yolette Evangeline Richardson. Hodge knows a lot about the military as his parents worked with the US Marine Corps. From a very young age, he developed an inclination to pursue the arts.
Aldis was good at musical instruments, especially the violin and clarinet and was also drawn to painting. Having developed a strong attachment to the violin, many thought he would end up in music but Aldis had other plans.
How His Career Grew Over the Years
Aldis started out as a child actor in the 90s. Shortly after he explored the print industry as a model, he appeared on a Broadway revival of ‘Showboat’ alongside his brother Edwin Hodge and was more than elated to explore the showbiz industry. He soon landed roles in popular series like NYPD Blue and ER. Although they were not major roles, he impressed many stakeholders at the time and got more roles.
Aldis got very busy in the 2000s. After making appearances in the series American Dreams among others, he went on to secure a major role as the voice of King Wrecks in the animated series A.T.O.M in 2005. In 2008, he starred in Leverage as Alec Hardison for a period of four years. The actor gained widespread recognition and earned some accolades as well for his role in the series.
Hodge got more acclaim when he starred in the series Underground in 2016 and City of Hill which started airing in 2019. In the film department, he was quite remarkable in the biopic Straight Outta Compton (2015) and also gained widespread recognition for his character in Hidden Figures (2016). It has indeed been an interesting journey for the actor who surely has more exploits up his sleeves.
Aldis Hodge At A Glance
How Does He Make His Money and How Much Is He Worth?
Winning the Saturn Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in Television for his excellent work in Leverage in 2010 is not Aldis Hodge’s only achievement. The actor indeed has an enviable financial status, all thanks to his creativity as well as his sound business acumen.
Although this has not been verified, Aldis’ net worth has been estimated at a whopping $10 million. Some may attribute his huge fortune to his acting career alone but the actor makes a lot in his business dealings. Apart from acting, Aldis is a wristwatch designer. The actor launched his line of wristwatches called ‘Basil Time Piece’ in 2016.
Hodge devoted time to learning all about wristwatches for so many years and developed a strong passion for it. Today, his designs are quite popular in the market and according to reports, each goes for hundreds of thousands. Aldis’ watch line greatly contributes to his net worth which is also boosted by his writing skills. Yes. the actor also writes movie scripts and is an excellent artist as well, talk about versatility.
Is Aldis Hodge Married or In a Relationship?
With his dashing physical attributes, Aldis Hodge may seem like a ladies man who’s probably been involved with a lot of women, but the actor has been in one stable relationship for as long as we know.
Hodge has succeeded in setting an example for fellow young actors by keeping one woman for a long time. She is none other than Harmonia Rosales, an artist. Like Aldis, she has a passion for the arts and is a renowned artist at that, popular in the industry.
There’s no need wondering what they have in common and why they have been together for long, they are both talented artists and clearly support each other’s dreams. Aldis is certainly not one to be discreet about his relationships, from time to time he bombards his Instagram account with loved-up pictures of him with his lover, often warming the hearts of his fans.