Dominique Jackson Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 11 Aug, 2021
Facts of Dominique Jackson
Date of Birth: 1975 , March-20
Age: 46 years old
Birth Nation: Trinidad and Tobago
Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
Name Dominique Jackson
Birth Name Dominique Brebner
Nick Name Tyra Allure Ross
Nationality Tobagonian-American
Birth Place/City Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago
Profession Actress, Author, Model, Reality Television Personality
Net Worth $2 Million
Divorce Al Jackson (2016 - 2018)
Online Presence Twitter, Instagram
Movies Chick Fight
TV Show Christopher Street: The Series, Call Me, American Gods, Pose
Books The Transsexual from Tobago
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Dominique Jackson is a Tobagonian-born American trans actress, model, author, and reality television personality. Most known for playing Elektra Abundance in the FX queer drama Pose and Ms. World in the Starz fantasy series American Gods.  

How Old Is Dominique Jackson? What Is Her Height?  

Dominique Jackson was born on March 20, 1975, in Scarborough, Trinidad and Tobago. She is 45 years old at the time of this writing and is billed at a height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 meters). 

While her family moved to America when she was young, Dominique opted to stay in Trinidad with her grandmother. She revealed later that she was sexually assaulted by a member of the church she was attending when she was 11 years old. 

Jackson joined her family in Baltimore when she was 15 and was reaffirmed of her gender identity. Assigned a male at birth, Jackson underwent gender reassignment surgery in 2015. 

What Is Dominique Jackson Known For?

While living in Baltimore, Dominique Jackson turned to sex work to make ends meet and got involved in the "ballroom scene" of underground LGBT+ people.

She finally settled in New York City and did modeling work for free to build her portfolio. She began to get noticed and landed gigs with Vogue España and walked the runway during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. 

Dominique Jackson as Elektra Abundance in FX Pose SOURCE: Gay Times

As an actress, Jackson is perhaps most well-known for playing Elektra Abundance in the FX queer drama Pose and Ms. World in the Starz fantasy series American Gods.   

She was one of the transgender people featured in the reality TV show Strut and documentaries like Call MeChristopher Street: The SeriesMy Truth, My Story, and Visible: The LGBTQ Caribbean Diaspora.  

In 2013, she published her autobiographical memoir, The Transsexual from Tobago.  

Is Dominique Jackson Married? Who Is Her Husband?

Dominique Jackson was previously married for two years to her now-ex-husband, Al Jackson.

Dominique Jackson with her ex-husband Al Jackson SOURCE: Superb Hub

They tied the knot in 2016 after having dated for close to 18 years. They divorced in late 2018.   

How Much Is Dominique Jackson's Net Worth?

According to, Dominique Jackson has a net worth of around $2 million as of March 2021. The 45-year-old Tobagonian-American transgender actress-model-reality television personality is most known for playing Elektra Abundance in the FX queer drama Pose and Ms. World in the Starz fantasy series American Gods.