Jermaine Jakes Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 16 Oct, 2020
Facts of Jermaine Jakes
Date of Birth: 1980 , January-4
Age: 40 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Jermaine Jakes
Birth Name Jermaine Jakes
Father Thomas Dexter Jakes Sr. AKA T. D. Jakes
Mother Serita Jakes
Nationality American
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Black
Online Presence Twitter
Sisters Sarah Jakes, Cora Jakes
Siblings 4 (2 brothers, 2 sisters)
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Jermaine Jakes is one of five children of bishop, author, and filmmaker T. D. Jakes and his wife Serita Jamison. He has two brothers and two sisters. Jakes was arrested in early 2009 and charged with indecent exposure.   

When was Jermaine Jakes Born? What is his Age?

Jermaine Jakes was born on January 4, 1980, one of five children to Thomas Dexter Jakes Sr. and his wife Serita Jamison. He is 40 years old as of October 2020. 

He has two brothers: Thomas Jakes and Jamar Jakes, and two sisters: Sarah Jakes and Cora Jakes.

Son of Bishop T. D. Jakes and Serita Jamison

Notwithstanding the notoriety that he gained in 2009 for his actions, Jermaine Jakes is perhaps most well-known as the son of  Thomas Dexter Jakes Sr., known famously as T. D. Jakes. His mother is Serita Jamison

T. D. Jakes is, first and foremost, the bishop at the Dallas, Texas-based non-denominational megachurch, The Potter's House. His sermons and prayers are broadcast via the church's broadcast channel, The Potter's Touch.

The Jakes family SOURCE: The NetLine

Jakes is also a prolific author who has published numerous books including best-selling books like Woman, Thou Art Loosed: Healing the Wounds of the Past; Woman, Thou Art Loosed DevotionalNot Easily Broken; and Instinct: The Power To Unleash Your Inborn Drive.        

Two of his books, namely Woman, Thou Art Loosed, and Not Easily Broken have been adapted into feature films and he has himself starred in the film adaptations. Besides that, he has also produced movies like Heaven Is for Real, Winnie Mandela, Miracles from Heaven, and Faith Under Fire

What is the Net Worth of Jermaine Jakes?

While there are no official records depicting the extent of Jermaine Jakes' wealth, it is safe to assume that he is well off, thanks in so small part to his father T. D. Jakes. T. D. Jakes -- noted bishop, author, and filmmaker that he is -- has a net worth of $18 million according to multiple online sources. He is one of the richest pastors in America and as one of his children, Jermaine Jakes is one of the primary beneficiaries and inheritors.  

Arrested in 2009 for Indecent Exposure

Jermaine Jakes made headlines for all the wrong reasons back in 2009 when he was charged with indecent exposure and taken into custody by the Dallas Police Department.

Jermaine Jakes mug shot following indecent exposure arrest in early 2009 SOURCE: KSLA

He reportedly exposed himself and performed lewd acts in front of two people who turned out to be undercover vice detectives at Keist Park on the night of January 3. He was released on a personal recognizance bond but not before tarnishing the name of his father and family.     

Where is Jermaine Jakes Now? 

After the tumultuous times of 2009, Jermaine Jakes' life in 2020 is a lot more stable and a lot more understated. He lives a modest life out of the spotlight bestowed upon him, courtesy of his father's stature in the Christian community and the entertainment industry.   

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