American actor and businessman well-known for his outstanding role in 2015 Straight Outta Compton as MC Ren Aldis Hodge’s net worth is $10 Million as of 2021.
Aldis Hodge originally Aldis Alexander Basil Hodge was born on 1986, September 20th in Jacksonville, Onslow County, North Carolina.
His father Aldis Basil Hodge was originally from Virgin Island, Saint Thomas, and served for U.S Marine Corps.
Similarly, his mother Yolette Evangeline Richardson was from Florida and served in U.S Marine Corps as well.
As a child, Hodge played violin as well as clarinet but he focused on violin as an adult. He purchased his first violin when he was 18 years of age.
Hodge began his professional on-camera career in the mid-90s with both films and television projects.
As a child, Aldis appeared in print ads and television commercials. The big break for the actor was 1995 Die Hard: With a Vengeance.
He appeared in the movie alongside his brother Edwin Hodge and other notable Hollywood actors. It is also confirmed that he will appear in DC Universe’s new release 2022 Movie, Black Adam.
He will be playing the role of Hawkman.
Hodge is really passionate about designing watches, writing, and painting. He started designing and building wristwatches when he was 19 years of age.
Hodge attended public school until fourth grade and after that, he was homeschooled.
He went to Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, California.
|Date of Birth
|September 20, 1986
|Aldis Alexander Basil Hodge
|34 Years Old
|Actor, Voice Actor
|Place of Birth
|Onslow County, North Carolina, USA
|Aldis Basil Hodge
|Yolette Evangeline Richardson
|Source of Income
|Art Center College of Design, Pasadena
Aldis Hodge is a well-known American actor with a net worth of a staggering $10 Million.
His work on numerous movies, television series, and commercials has contributed to his net worth really well.
Started from small-time commercials now doing a movie with DC Extended Universe along with Dwyane Johnson, Aldis has really made it.
The “Bed of Roses” actor is living a pretty lavish lifestyle.
He is really passionate about traveling and watches.
He is a self-taught horologist. As a child, Aldis was fascinated with engineering.
Though he had a poor upbringing, he was committed to sharpening his skills with limited resources.
Since Hodge is a bona fide, self-taught horologist, he launched his own line of timepieces Basil in 2016.
Aldis Hodge House
Unfortunately, not much information about his house is available but he reportedly owns a house in New York City.
He bought the house for 1 million dollars.
Aldis Hodge Cars
In 2017 Lamborghini invited actors Aldis Hodge and his brother Edwin Hodge to take part in the race on the Lamborghini Huracán at The Thermal Club race track in Palm Springs, California.
Aldis Hodge Watches
American actor Aldis Hodge has an impressive collection of timepieces.
His collection includes significant pieces.
His wristwatch collection alone is worth as much as $4, 00,000.
Despite his wristwatch collection, he also has a beautiful collection of pocket watches.
First in his collection is Arnold & Son Golden Wheel which is limited to 125 pieces all over the world and comes with a price tag of $47,500.
Other time pieces in his collection includes Jaeger-LeCoultre Reverso, Bulgari Papillon by Daniel Roth, Daniel Roth Tourbillon 8-Day, Gérald Genta Octo Bi-Retro, and Breguet Classique 7337.
When he was six years of age his mother and brother got him a Mickey Mouse swatch watch. The first watch he bought for himself was Montblanc Nicolas Rieussec, a chronograph.
The most expensive watch in his collection is Gérald Genta Bi-Retro Jump Hours. It costs around $50,000.
Aldis Hodge Jewelry
Apart from designer clothes and expensive watches, Hodge also has a collection of pricey jewelry. His jewelry collection is easily worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Just like watches he loves designing his jewelry as well.
His collection of jewelry includes Lapel pin, M Cohen (2017), Onyx necklace with encrusted black and white diamonds, M Cohen (2009), David Yurman silver and yellow gold Waves Skull ring (2016), Shark tooth necklace, Pade Vavra (2017), and Japanese coin and watch fob necklace (2015).
Some of these pieces of jewelry have walked on the red carpet with the star. The star prefers his jewelry to be subtle.
Amongst all the pieces his favorite is a dark textured silver skull ring which is exaggerated with imprinted yellow gold waves on one side.
Usually, he does not like big bulky rings but this particular piece has enough style to catch someone’s eyes.
Aldis Hodge Lifestyle and Vacations
One of the style icons in Hollywood loves to flex his designer clothes. For tuxedos, he does designer Davidson Petit-Frère. He appeared in the promotion of his movie “One Night in Miami” in his pink suit.
He usually prefers a tuxedo for formal events. For sneakers he does Vans. In SAG Awards 2021 he wore Dolce & Gabbana suit.
For red carpets Hodge does Varvatos.
When the actor is not shooting and designing timepieces, he loves to travel over the world.
He was passionate about traveling since his childhood.
In 2019 Aldis went to Dubai for Dubai Watch Week. Similarly, he travels a lot either for his works or just for enjoyment.
The actor has also been to one of the romantic cities in the world Rome with his girlfriend.
Actor Aldis Hodge has been involved in 10 charitable foundations and supports 17 causes.
His charity works mostly focused on feeding the homeless and frequently found helping out at The Los Angles Mission.
Besides that star also is involved in Anne Douglas Center for Women, BuildOn, Kitten Rescue, The Trevor Project, etc.
Similarly, Aldis supports causes such as Animals, Cancer, Children, Depression and Suicide, Disaster Relief, Homelessness.
Movies, Investments, Endorsements & Book Publications
Actor and a horologist have been a part of multiple box office hits during his career.
Some of his notable performances include 1995 Die Hard: With a Vengeance starring Bruce Wills, 2015 Straight Outta Compton, 2016 Hidden Figures, 2020 One Night In Miami.
Overall actor has seventy-five credits as an actor.
His 2015 movie was nominated for an academy award and a SAG award and won the NAACP award for exceptional Motion Picture.
Similarly, he has also appeared in numerous award-winning television series.
Some of his notable performance in small screen includes 2008 Leverage, 2013 The East, 2014 Turn: Washington Spies, 2005 Supernatural, 2010 The Walking Dead, 2003 Cold Case, and 2000 Boston Public.
Before diving into television and big screen Hodge started the career he worked for Essence magazine along with Edwin Hodge at three years of age.
He consistently worked as a model for print ads and television commercials and eventually made the transition to the screen.
He and his brother were cast on 1969 Sesame Street and later joined Tony award-winning Broadway show “Showboat.
Throughout that period, he also made an appearance in several movies including 1996 Bed of Roses, 2005 Edmond, 2004 The Lady Killers, and 2000 Big Momma’s House.
Actor and Horologist Aldis Hodge launched his own line of Timepieces Basil in 2016.
According to Hodge, the Basil Timepiece is a boutique brand that focuses on Haute Horology, which means finest of high watchmaking.
The team at Basil Timepieces is working on a flagship model.
Also, Basil will make limited and bespoke pieces. He also plans to come up with his own line of clothing since he has a love for fashion.
Despite being passionate about traveling and watch collections, Aldis has a great love for art and paintings. In 2018 Aldis got a chance to collaborate with artist Harmonia Rosales.
Aldis has been a big fan of artist Harmonia Rosales, and when he messaged the artist to give a compliment they got along. He also got the chance to show some of his paintings to her.
One thing led to another they ended up in a relationship and collaborating in art shows.
Star actor has been a part of several television commercials. Some of the commercials he appeared include Twinings, Taco Bell, and State Farm Insurance along with Lebron James.
Multiple Award-winning actor Aldis Hodge has built an amazing career as a flexible actor shining in roles on both television and film.
Aldis has also been ranked on the list of most popular Movie Actors. Similarly, he has been ranked in the elite list of famous celebrities born in the United States of America.
He has been part of multiple movies alongside veteran actors of Hollywood.
Hodge was born in North Carolina and raised in Brooklyn, New York along with his brother Edwin Hodge. He was raised by a single mother. He spent his childhood in poverty.
Reportedly the family went homeless three times during his childhood days.
3 Facts about Aldis Hodge
- Both the Hodge brothers made their debut on acting in the same movie. 1995 Die Hard With a Vengeance.
- He plays the violin. The star is full of surprises. Violin is one of the instruments that he learned to play as a child.
- His collection of pocket and wristwatches worth at least $1 million.
- He has two upcoming movies The Birthday Cake and Black Adam which were scheduled to release in 2021 but later changed the date due to pandemics.
Is Aldis Hodge married?
Aldis Hodge is not married. He is in a relationship with artist Harmonia Rosales.