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Jurnee Smollett-Bell Biography

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Jurnee Smollett-Bell's facts

Date of Birth 1986-10-01
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Ethnicity Multiracial
Marital Status Married
Married to Josiah Bell
Married on October 24, 2010
Name on Birth Jurnee Diana Smollett
Divorce No
Height 5'6"
Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA
Hair Color Brown-light
Eye Color Brown-light

Jurnee Diana Smollett-Bell well known as ‘Jurnee Smollett-Bell’ is a beautiful American actress. Bell is mostly known for her role of Jess Merriweather played on the TV series ‘Friday Night Lights’. This talented lady opened her eyes first time on October 1, 1986 in New York City, New York, USA. She carries mixed ancestry of Jewish, African-American, Creole and Irish as her mother belongs to African-American, Creole, Irish and father belongs to Jewish. Jurnee was an active as an actress since she was a child. At the early age of 11, she gained critical acclaim for her outstanding performance in the independent movie ‘Eve’s Bayou’. Prior to that, she had already performed in ABC TV comedy ‘On Our Own’ along with her siblings in the year 1994. After that, she appeared as a guest in the numerous TV shows like ‘Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper’, ‘Martin’, ‘Full House’, ‘House’, ‘Wanda At Large’, ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ and many more.

Jurnee, unarguably certainly is blessed with incredible acting potentiality for which she was highly appreciated by the various known movie personality as well as by the movie lovers. She has achieved the much needed fame from her early days. In the year 1996, considering her exceptional acting skills she was casted in the movie ‘Jack’. After that, she started to get offers from various other famous directors and producers. She played a starring role in racially charged Disney movie ‘Selma, Lord, Selma’ in 1999. Jurnee continued to show her incredible acting talent without taking any break. She was featured in the comedy movie ‘Beautiful Joe’ along with Sharon Stone and Billy Connelly. Jurnee played a role of daughter of popular actress ‘Angela Bassett’ in ‘Ruby’s Bucket of Blood’. Her other noticeable roles came in the movies ‘Roll Bounce’, ‘Gridiron Gang’ and ‘The Gret Debaters’. Besides her movie roles, she also appeared in the small screen roles. In the year 2010, she appeared in the CBS legal drama ‘The Defenders’. She became a part of the popular series from September 2010 to March 2011. Her recent acting venture was with Tyler Perry’s ‘Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor’.

Jurnee is a young rising star of the American movie industry. Besides being a phenomenal actress, she is also blessed with an exquisite body. She looks really attractive in her movie roles. Her fans go crazy whenever she flaunts off her curvaceous legs and feet wearing hot and sexy figure. Jurnee stands with the average height of 5 feet 6 inches and has normal weight of 58 kg. She has perfect shaped body which looks really attractive. However, she has not exposed her exact body measurements size yet in the media. But from her appearance in the movies and television series, she looks to have close body measurements size of 36-24-36 inches. There is no evidence of her wearing sexy bikini outfit. But she definitely will look out of the world when she exposed her exotic figure in bikini.

This young sizzling beauty is a married woman. She got married to musician ‘Josiah Bell’ in the year 2010. She has been dating Josiah since 2009. After getting into relationship for one year, they finally decided to get married. Besides her husband, her name was never linked up with other men. It’s been four years of their marriage and still there is no news of their divorce. It looks like they really understand each other feeling. As she is just 27 years old, she seems to have no plan of getting pregnant and play the role of mother in a real life.

This young talented actress has a long way to walk on her acting career. She has just reached a half way and still needs to gain high level of recognition from her incredible acting skills. Jurnee might be getting handsome amount of payment for her good work. She has not revealed any information about her net worth and salary. More additional information about this beautiful actress can be extracted from the wiki and other internet sites. Her fans can follow her on twitter @jurneesmollett.