Brad William Henke Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Sep, 2017
Facts of Brad William Henke
Date of Birth: 1966 , April-10
Age: 55 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Brad William Henke
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Columbus
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Net Worth $1 million
Weight in KG 275 lbs
Married Yes
Married to Katelin Chesna Henke
Education Lowa State University and the University of Arizona.
TV Show Katelin Chesna Henke
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Brad William Henke is an American film and television actor best known for his roles at ABC series, October Road and in the movie Around June. He was also seen in the Showtime original series entitled Dexter and well known for Orange Is the New Black, Bright and Sneaky Pete.

Early Life and Education

The artistic actor was born on April 10, 1966, in Columbus, USA. He holds the American nationality and belongs to White American ethnicity.

Henke attended the University of Arizona and played football as a defensive lineman. He joined several other colleges including Palomar Community College, San Marcos, Lowa State University and the University of Arizona.


William Henke began his career as a sportsman when he was drafted by the New York Giants in the NFL Draft and was picked up by the Denver Broncos.

Later on, Henke began his acting career in 1994, starring in several commercials which include October Road, In the Valley of Elah, Trade Center, Must Love Dogs, Choke, The Amateurs, and Fury.

Furthermore, Henke was seen in numerous television shows including Dexter, Lost, Orange Is The New Black, Sneaky Pete, and The office.

When Henke appeared in the show Orange Is The New Black as Desi Piscatella, he earned a huge name and fame. He joined OITNB in the fourth season and was a part of the cast that won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance in 2016.

Personal Life  

The talented film and television actor married actress Katelin Chesna from 2001 to 2008. His wife is also one of the popular American actresses who has appeared in many plays and dramas. The couple is living happily together.

 As both of them belongs to the same field and has the professional career they both support each other at their work.

Henke is pretty uptight in sharing his personal details to the outer world. But as he is married, there are no rumors about his affairs and girlfriends.

Net Worth

Brad William Henke, the promising actor is living a luxurious life with his wife. His net worth is reported to be around $1 million.

Henke is 6 feet 4 inch in height and weighs approximately 275 lbs.