Hosea Chanchez

Inside Biography

Hosea Chanchez, also known as Hosea, is an American actor who is best known for his role in the series For Your Love and in The CW/BET sitcom, The Game as the quarterback football player called Malik Wright. Hosea has been involved in the acting sector since 1998 and has been involved in singing since 2009.

Early Life And Education Of Hosea Chanchez

Hosea Chanchez was born in the year 1981, on September 12, in Montgomery, Alabama. He spent his childhood in Atlanta most of the time. He was raised in a loving family with everybody helping him which made it easy for him to pursue his dreams. He belongs to the African-American black ethnicity and has American citizenship.

Chanchez was raised with his grandmother in her recording studio because of which he showed his potential talent in singing. However, since the age of 10, he has been interested in acting. Hosea attended Jefferson Davis High School in Montgomery, Alabama.

Chanchez headed to Hollywood Soon after; he graduated from high school. In the initial days, he worked as a car salesperson, and while working there, he was learning acting and preparing for the auditions. When he had sufficiently polished his skills, he found an agent. He was offered to act in commercials in his initial years.

Hosea Chanchez's Career

Chanchez appeared in the television series 'What Should You Do?' as a rapist, in the year 2004. He was also seen in the NCIS as Lance Cpl. Jaime Ramos in the year 2005. In 2006, he appeared in the series Girlfriends as Malik Wright in the year 2006 and the series The Game since 2006 till present.

Chanchez has also appeared in the movie Dysfunctional Friends in 2012 as Jamal. He also has a theater background appearing in the roles of the plays The Long Walk Home, Shop Life, Royal Oats, The Wiz, and Glory. In 2012, he starred in the BET original movie titled Let the church tell Amen which is based on Reshonda Tate Billingsley’s 2005 bestselling novel of the same name.

Hosea Chanchez's Net, Height, Worth, And Salary

Hosea Chanchez's net worth is $500 thousand at present.  He is earning a great amount of salary from his work, as he was paid 35k per episode while he was running the show, The Game. 

He was cast in the role that would bring him the most widespread recognition, as Malik Wright, on "The Game" in 2006. In addition to his continuing work on "The Game", he has also guest-starred on "The Shield" and "Invincible". He is next slated to appear in the BET movie, "Let the Church Say Amen".

Hosea is also a singer. Being so much popular, he has kept his personal life low profile. It is hard to collect much information about him. He is recognized and admired by many people for his performances. There is a long queue of his fans, curious to know about him. 

Besides, Sanchez has been involved in a Nonprofit Organization called 'Watch me Win', which works for the welfare of neglected youngsters. The organization organizes cla s ses about leadership and inspiration. The organization has even uplifted those youngsters, encouraging them to live with positive vibes, hoping for a better future. The organization is performing well in its work since its establishment.

Hosea Chanchez's Personal Life

Chanchez is a married man and has no children yet. He married a very beautiful actor, Tika Sumpter in 2009. His wife, Tika Sumpter, born on June 20, 1980, in Queens, New York is a producer, model, and television host.

Chanchez has stayed in a relationship with his wife for three years. They divorced in the year 2012. Since then, Sumpter started dating Nicholas James, co-star of The Haves and the Have Nots. She announced her engagement with James in January 2017.

Similarly, Hosea was also been linked with several ladies including Francia RaisaRobin GivensSerena Williams, and Tamera Mowry

There was once a rumor on his sexuality reporting him as gay. The rumor seems false but there is no confirmed news on it.

Currently, there is no information regarding either his girlfriend or about his marriage or wife. He has not exposed his personal details yet to the public. However, some sites locate the lists of his girlfriends, but only speculations.

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts

  • Age: As of 2019, Hosea Chanchez is 37 years old. 
  • Birth Sign: Virgo
  • Height: Chanchez stands at an amazing height of 1.8 meters (6 feet 1 inch) and is a handsome man with a good personality. 
  • Weight: His body weighs around  83 kg (183 lb). 
  • Body Measurements: He has an athletic body built however the actual measurement is unknown. 
  • Shoe Size: 11.5(US)
  • He can be followed on different internet sites and social media including wiki, Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube.

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by sahra, 17 Sep, 2021

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