Ami James Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 21 Mar, 2017
Facts of Ami James
Date of Birth: 1972 , April-6
Age: 47 years old
Birth Nation: Israel
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Ami James
Birth Name Ami James
Nick Name Ami
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Profession Tattoo artist Entrepreneur Clothing Television personality
Net Worth N/A
Famous for Love Hate Tattoos
Married Yes
Married to Jordan Kidd (m. 2006), Andrea O'Brian (m. 2005)
Children Nalia James, Shayli Haylen James
Divorce , Andrea O'Brian ( Div 2006)
TV Show Miami Ink, NY Ink, Worldwide Tribe
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Synopsis

Ami James is a tattoo artist who is also the co-owner of tattoo parlor Love Hate Tattoos and DeVille Clothing. Ami has even co-founded Tattoodo, which is an online platform for getting the customer a custom designed tattoo.

 

Early Life

Ami James was born on 6th April 1972 in Israel. Ami’s father was in the Israeli army. His father left the family when he was only four years old. As a child, he lived in both Israel and Egypt.He holds an American nationality and falls on white ethnicity.

James suffered from severe ADD, as a result, he got drawn to art and tattooing at this young age. At the age of 11 or 12, he moved to the United States to live with his grandparents. Later at the age of 12, he moved to Miami.

At the teenage, Ami James moved back to the Israel and there in Israel Defense Force, he completed his military service as a sniper. He got his first tattoo at the age of 15. It was the experience which made him determine to become a tattoo artist.

Career

In the year 1992, Ami James began his training with a tattoo artist named Lou at the Tattoos By Lou. He is the co-owner of the Love Hate Tattoos in Miami Beach in Florida along with Chris Nunez, Along with Jesse Fleet and Nunez, he co-owns a clothing company named DeVille. With Nunez and two other friends he also co-owns a nightclub Love Hate Lounge.

For Motorola’s RAZR V3 mobile phones Ami James has created designs. Along with Boston jeweler Larry Weymouth he has recently invested in a jewelry line named Love Hate Choppers Jewelry. He even hosted a reality show, Miami Link where appeared along with Kat Von D but Kat later left due to arguments with Ami.

Ami's new show NY Ink premiered on 2nd June 2011 and the second season of the show was premiered in December 2011. The show aired till 1st March 2012.  

Ami James opened a tattoo studio named Love Hate Social Club in London in 2012 November. The following year for Ink Not Mink campaign, he teamed up with PETA. In the year 2013 9th May, Ami co-founded Tattoodo, which is an online platform for getting the customer a custom designed tattoo.

Personal life

Ami James has been married twice. His first wife was Andrea O’Brian. He married on September 2005 and the couple got divorced in the following year 2006. The same year on 11th October, he married to Jordan Kidd. His wife is an American football player.

The couple has two children from his current wife Jordan. Shayli Haylen James his first child was born on 3rd August 3008 and Nalia his second child was born on 8th May 2012.

It is rumored that it is very difficult to live with because of his short temper. Recently it is also rumored that he got separated with Jordan Kidd and the custody of children is given to Kidd. But the rumor has not been confirmed yet.

Net Worth, Social Medias, and Body Measurement

Ami James is active in different social medias life Facebook, twitter, Instagram etc. The estimated net worth of Ami is approximate $5.1 million.

This 45 years old artist, Ami stands tall height about 5 feet 10 inch and he work very hard to maintain his body. His eyes are dark brown.  His body type is athletic.

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