Barry Jenkins is an American film director and writer.
Barry Jenkins was born on the 19th of November 1979 in Miami, Florida, U.S. The names of his parents are not given. However, the parents were separated when Barry was under 12 years. The father alleged that he did not father Barry. The father died while Barry was 12 years old.
Today, the status achieved by Barry in the entertainment industry is a great relief from the pains he went through in his early years. He has a sports manly look; his measurements are not known. Names of his dates are not in the public domain.
His estimated net worth is not available.
Barry is very powerful with the pen. His strength lies in his ability to craft words together that powerfully conveys strong messages to the audience. His ability in film directing is world class. He has proved through his numerous works that he is not a pushover in the industry. Some of his evergreen inputs in the industry include: Medicine for Melancholy; Moonlight; Colson Whitehead’s-a novel; The Underground Railroad.
He has had a fair share of awards in his career in the industry. He is currently in the news for being the joint winner with Tarell Alvin McCraney of the 2017 Oscar awards in the category: Best Adapted Screenplay.
- Occupation: Film director, writer
- Age: 37
- Date of Birth: November 19, 1979
- Place of Birth: Miami, Florida, U.S.
- Gender: Male
- Eye Color: Not disclosed
- Hair Color: Not given
Height (How tall is Barry Jenkins)
- Barry Jenkins height is not available
- Weight in kg: Not given
- Parents: Not available
- Girl friend /Spouse: Not given
- Measurement: Not given
- Ethnicity: Black
- Nationality: American