Terrance J, or Terrence Jenkins, is an American actor, model, and television host. Jenkin is a New Yorker born in Queens, NY but grew up in North Carolina. Growing up, he was creative and showed an immense interest in DJing. He worked at WRSV Soul 92.1 as a DJ until he graduated from high school.
He graduated from North Carolina A&T State University with a degree in mass communication. A degree that proved to be useful when he took up the career of a television host. Though he started out as DJ, he then diverged his career to Television presentation and hosting, which eventually paved the way to modeling and, later, his acting career.
He is more famous for his role as Micheal Hanover in the romantic comedy film Think Like A Man. It was released in 2012, the movie was a box office hit, and hence it got a sequel Think Like A Man Too, which was released in 2014. The movie is an adaptation of Steve Harvey’s book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. The movie has a large cast, including Taraji P. Henson, Regina Hall, and Kevin Hart.
Is Terrance J Dating?
He has never been married before. He likes to keep his dating life very private. Terrance Jenkins’ Ex-Girlfriend’s name is Jasmine Sander. She is a model. They used data between 2016 to 2018. The couple was named one of the cutest couples in H town.
Unfortunately, their relationship came to an end when he was charged with a hit-and-run case. He was traveling in his McLaren Sports car with a mysterious lady friend when he crashed into a parking lot and eventually hit a tree.
At first, rumors spread it was Jasmine who was behind the wheel, then soon, it was revealed that she was not even in the scene. This incident made him suspicious of cheating. He was traveling with a lady friend at night. This incident was the end of their relationship.
Terrance J also had a small fling with Khloe Kardashian. The pair were seen making out. Later they opened up about how neither of them remembered the kiss or how they even ended up kissing.
Prior to all this, his first public relationship was with Valeisha Butterfield. They dated for almost two years, from 2008 to 2010. Butterfield is now married to Dahntay Jones. They have been married for 11 years. She married Jones in 2011, a year after Terrance and her split.
After his split with Valiesha, he began to date Selita Ebanks in 2011. They dated for two years before they split in 2013. Then after their split, he dated Nicole Issacs. Their relationship began in 2013 and ended in 2015. He dated her for two years. He also dated Brandy Norwood in 2010, but they broke up in 2011.
Is Terrence J Single?
Ever since his break up with Jasmin Sander, there isn’t much news regarding his relationship with another woman. He is seldom seen with anybody. As of now, his relationship status is possibly single.
This 40-year-old actor has hosted MTV’s reality television series Are You The One? since 2017. He has also released a book named “The Wealth of My Mother’s Wisdom.” It was released in 2013. As the title suggests, it includes all the valuable lessons he learned from his mother. Her mom was a teenager when she had him.
He has acted in movies like Sparkle, Baggage Claim, Battle of the Year, Entourage, and Perfect Match. He has also been the host of many events. He hosted a crime drama series, Powe’s official aftershow, power confidential. It had sixteen episodes.
Terrance J was Robbed and mugged in 2021. He managed to escape this armed robbery. A group of armed suspects followed him to his home. He was in Sherman Oaks. They Tried to rob him and then shot at his car before they sped away.
His timely presence of mind made him get inside the car and flee, but he was chased by the robbers. He was able to flag down a patrol officer and report the incident. Luckily, he was not harmed in this incident.