Jason Genao Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 05 Aug, 2018
Facts of Jason Genao
Date of Birth: 1996 , July-3
Age: 22 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 2 Inch
Name Jason Genao
Birth Place/City New Jersey, U.S.
Ethnicity White-American
Profession Actor
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Black
Face Color white
Education Jersey City high school and Dickinson High School
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Jason Genao is an American actor who is mostly known for his roles, Napoleon on the American musical drama television series, The Get Down and as Ruby Martinez on the Netflix show On My Block. He made his TV debut in 2016 in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and first appeared in the big screen in 2015 in the film, Ladrones.    

Early Life And Education Of Jason Genao    

Jason Genao was born on 3rd July 1996 in New Jersey, United States under the birth sign Cancer. He has two brothers: David and Danny. Genao graduated from the William L. Dickinson High School.

Genao was interested in acting since his early age and took one of the cheapest online acting classes in New York. 

The road to success is never easy. Jason also had to face many rejections and he was on the verge of quitting acting. In an interview, he said:

"I kinda felt like it was something that was unreachable, So I gave up on it for a while."

He further said that his passion for movies and acting reignited after watching a French movie "La Vie en Rose." It inspired him to follow his heart.

Jason Genao’s Career

After much struggle Jason Genao made her professional acting debut in an episode of 2016 American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.   

Genao then starred as Napoleon in an American musical drama television series, The Get Down from 2016 to 2017 which turned out to be a big break for him. He debuted in the big screen from the American superhero film, Logan, alongside Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Boyd Holbrook, and Stephen Merchant among others.

It was a big opportunity for him to work with actors like Hugh Jackman.  



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As of 2018, He working as Ruby Martinez in the coming-of-age television series, On My Block, starring Sierra Capri, Brett Gray, Diego Tinoco, and others.

Jason Genao’s Net Worth

Jason Genao is one of the rising stars who still has a long way to go. As of 2018, he has an estimated net worth of $150-200k. As per some online sources, Genao earns US$ 10K-13K per his appearance. 

Jason Genao’s Personal Life

Jason Genao seems to be single in the present time and is focused on his career.  Genao has kept his personal life a big mystery and no news of him dating a having a girlfriend has been heard. 

He is very hard working and an ambitious person and considering all this there is no doubt that within no time he will be one of the popular actors of this generation.