Erik LaRay Harvey Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 23 Apr, 2021
Facts of Erik LaRay Harvey
Date of Birth: 1972
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Erik LaRay Harvey
Birth Name Erik LaRay Harvey
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Bainbridge, Georgia
Ethnicity Black
Profession Actor
Net Worth $1 Million
Education New York University
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Erik LaRay Harvey is a famous American actor who is widely known for appearing in the role of Dunn Purnsley in the crime drama television series Boardwalk Empire. Similarly, the actor grabbed international attention for appearing in series like Luke Cage and The Charnel House.

How Old Is He?

 Erik was born in 1972; however, his real birthdate is not known. So, he might be 48 or 49. He was born in Bainbridge, Georgia, the United States of America, and belongs to American nationality. His ethnicity is black. He studied at New York University and graduated with an MFA degree.

Aspired To Be A Dentist; Would Be A Chef

During youth days, Erik aspired to be a dentist. However, he grew interested in acting after he saw a theatrical performance of The Wiz.

Erik made his acting debut in 1996. He made movie debut in 1996, appearing as Eric in the movie Twister. He then went on to appear in movies like Friends and Romans, Proud Mary, Rounders, K-PAX, The Charnel House, Can You Ever Forgive Me?, Proud Mary, Bolden, The United States Vs. Billie Holiday, Proud, Crazy for Love, and many others.

Similarly, Erik has worked in television series like Law & Order, Now and Again, Clubhouse, NYPD Blue, Brotherhood, NYC 22, Boardwalk Empire, Third Watch, Queens Supreme, Godfather of Harlem, The Blacklist, Sneaky Pete, Chicago P.D., Godless, Believe, among others.

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The stars of Godfather of Harlem are Forest Whitaker, Nigel Thatch, Lucy Fry, Rafi Gavron, Antoinette Crowe-Legacy, Chazz Palminteri, Paul Sorvino, Katherine Narducci, Roslyn Ruff, and many others.

During an interview, when asked what he would be doing after he was not into acting, Erik said that he is interested in cooking and culinary arts, thinking of being a chef.

How Much Is Erik LaRay Harvey’s Net Worth?

Erik LaRay Harvey is a millionaire and has a net worth of $1 million. Back in 2017, his net worth was $700 thousand. As per the tabloids, he earns $200 thousand per year from his acting career, endorsements, and appearances on public events.

While appearing in the events, Erik is often seen wearing a tuxedo, which might be expensive.

Who Is He Dating?

Though Erik has been active in the entertainment industry for over two decades, he still is yet to open up about his personal life.

Till the date, it is not clear if the actor is married or still single. Some tabloids claimed that he might be married but prefer to maintain a low-key profile. Well, he is also not active in social media accounts which makes it hard to know about his private life.