Fun Fact 2 Terrence Howard is a highly successful actor, record producer
and singer-songwriter. He has achieved worldwide fame and is most famous
for starring in big hit movies and TV series.
Fun Fact 3: Terrence Howard was raised in Cleveland in Ohio. His parents
were of African-American descent and their names were Tyrone and Anita.
His grandmother and mother were both actresses.
Fun Fact 4: Terrence Howard wanted to be a teacher of science, he
studied at Pratt Institute in New York. He left early without completing
his studies as he auditioned for a role in The Cosby Show.
Fun Fact 5: Terrence Howard's first appearance was on a four hour
broadcast called The Jacksons: An American Dream which was based on the
Jackson Family. He played the part of Jackie Jackson.
Fun Fact 6: Terrence Howard's first successful movie role was in 1995
when he appeared as Louis Russ in Mr. Holland's Opus; an American drama
Fun Fact 7: Terrence Howard has featured on various music videos
including Ashanti's 'Foolish' and Mary J. Blige's 'Be Without You'.
Fun Fact 8: Terrence Howard enjoys playing characters that 'teach him
about himself'. He has played leading roles in many big hit movies.
Fun Fact 9: Terrence Howard doesn't only appear in movies. He also stars
in television shows including the legal drama television series known as
Law & Order: LA. The series is set in Los Angeles and Terrence plays
Jonah "Joe" Dekker.
Fun Fact 10: Terrence Howard has been married four times. The first two
marriages were to the same woman, Lori McCommas, whom he married in 1989
and 2005. His third marriage was to Michelle Ghent in 2010 and his
fourth marriage was to Miranda Howard in 2013. Miranda became pregnant
with his fourth child in 2014.
Fun Fact 11: Terrence Howard provided a voice role for the video game
'Iron Man' in 2008.
Fun Fact 12: Some of Terrence Howard's most famous television series
appearances include his role as Johnny in Family Matters, Brendan King
in Living Single, Joe in Law & Order: LA, and Billy in Hawaii Five-0.
Fun Fact 13: Some of Terrence Howard's most well known television film
appearances include his role as Jackie Jackson in The Jacksons, Young
A.C. in The O.J. Simpson Story, Cassius Clay in King of the World and
Ralph Abernathy in Boycott.
Fun Fact 14: Terrence Howard provided a voice over for the Children's
Walt Disney film 'The Princess and the Frog'. He was the voice of
Tiana's father, James.
Fun Fact 15: Terrence Howard's first grandchild was born in December
2012 when his daughter, Aubrey, gave birth to her first child.