Ptolemy Slocum Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 05 Oct, 2017
Facts of Ptolemy Slocum
Date of Birth: 1975 , November-20
Age: 46 years old
Birth Nation: Kenya
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Birth Name Ptolemy Slocum
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Nairobi
Ethnicity White
Net Worth $1 million
Affair with N/A
Boyfriend N/A
Awards Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
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Ptolemy Slocum is an American actor and director. He is well known for his work on several movies such as Hitch, Would You Rather and Manhunt 2. He received the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series. 

Early Life and Education

Slocum was born on November 20, 1975, Nairobi, Kenya. He belongs to Kenyan nationality and ethnicity wise, He is a Caucasian.

Slocum was raised by Ptolemy’s Kenyan parents. He was brought up in his hometown Nairobi and has done his schooling from there.

Professional Career

Slocum began his acting career by portraying the minor character in the 2003 short film, Let It Ride. He later featured in Hitch – The Date Doctor, before appearing in the TV series, The Sopranos in the year 2007.

The same year, Slocum featured in Damages – In the Web of Power and in Fringe-FBI Interceptions after a year. In the year of 2009, he appeared in a Shopaholic and TV series, Nurse Jackie.

In addition to film and TV series, Slocum also made his guest appearance in a number famous the United States well-known TV shows, including The Wire, Burn Notice, How I Met Your Mother, Veep, and Vice Minds respectively.

After that, Slocum jumped in doing more perceptible characters in 2011 TV series, Workaholics and Burn Notice. From 2012 to 2013, he featured in several well-known television series, including How I Met Your Mother, Pretty Little Liars, Deadly Game – Would You Rather and Veep – Vice President so far.

After making a number of unusual appearance in several short movie and TV series, Ptolemy made his breakthrough in the 2016 TV series, Preacher’s episode three. He earned popularity working on several movies such as HitchWould You Rather and Manhunt 2.

Personal Life

Slocum is quite secretive about his personal life. He might be married as no specific information has been revealed to the public. He has no any past records of his dating and relationships.

Slocum has never spoken about his marriage as well love past love affairs to the media yet.

Besides, Ptolemy is active on Twitter, where he usually shares about his life relating events.

Net Worth and Body Measurement

Slocum has earned a hefty amount of net worth from his prolific acting career. He has featured in a number of successful TV series.

As of 2017, Slocum’s estimated net worth is $1 million. His main source of income is his acting career. His movie, Hitch made a gross of $368 million worldwide.

Slocum stands an amazing height of 1.8 meters i.e. 5 feet 11 inches. He has got the perfect body measurements.