Quick Facts of Jerry Harris
|Net Worth||$2.5 million|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||14 July, 1999|
Jerry Harris, real name Jeremiah Harris, is a cheerleader and tv host from the United States. Jerry grew to national popularity after participating in Netflix’s TV series Cheer as a member of Navarro College’s renowned cheerleading squad.
The six-part season, which debuted in January 2020, followed the nationally ranked Navarro College Bulldogs Cheer Team from Corsicana, Texas. The squad trained to participate in the National Cheerleading Championship, which is held every year in Daytona Beach, Florida, under the guidance of coach Monica Aldama.
Jerry Harris’s Bio, Age, Parents, Education
Jerry Harris was born on July 14, 1999, in Hinsdale, Illinois, USA, under the given name Jeremiah Harris. He grew up in Bolingbrook, Illinois. He rose to prominence following his appearance in the 2020 Netflix docuseries “Cheer.” He is of African-American ethnicity and of American nationality. His race, on the other hand, is black. His Zodiac sign is Cancer, and he is a Christian. His Zodiac sign is Cancer, and he practices Christianity.
He celebrated his 21st birthday in 2020. He was born to Lizzie Bowman (mother) and a father whose name has not yet been revealed. His mother died of lung cancer when he was 16 years old. He graduated from Waubonsie Valley High School and then went on to Navarro College and the University of Louisville, according to his education. During his college years, he was a member of Monica Aldama’s cheerleading team. Later, during the season finale of ‘Cheer,’ he received a Regional Scholars Award from the University of Louisville.
Jerry Harris’s Height
Jerry Harris, a handsome TV personality, draws a lot of attention to himself with his winning grin and muscular body frame. He is 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m) tall. His balanced weight is 84 kg (185 lbs). His body measurements are 44-34-38 inches. His biceps measure 16 inches. His shoe size is 9 UK. He has dark brown eyes and dark brown eyebrows.
Jerry Harris’s Career
Jerry Harris first appeared in front of the public in January 2020 on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show.”
Then, in February 2020, it was revealed that he will be “The Ellen DeGeneres Show’s” Oscars correspondent.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, he also made a guest appearance on Todrick Hall’s cheerleading-themed single “Mas(k)ot” from his album “Quarantine Queen.”
He recently said in an interview with Variety in June 2020 that he wants to become a Black gay symbol and that he is a role model for young kids who are grappling with their sexuality.
Jerry Harris Arrest
The FBI revealed in September 2020 that they had a warrant for Harris for illegally soliciting pornography from minors, including twin brothers who were thirteen at the time Harris, then nineteen, allegedly sent lewd messages asking for photos and requesting sex.
The boys’ mother initially ignored the contacts, but when another cheerleading coach reportedly raped them, she became concerned that there might be a widespread tolerance of sexual harassment in the sport or the companies that regulate it. On September 17, 2020, he was indicted by the FBI and charged in federal court in Chicago with the manufacture of child pornography.
According to federal court documents, he also reportedly confessed to soliciting and sending sexual messages on Snapchat from other people he believed were minors; he also allegedly admitted to having oral and anal intercourse with a 15-year-old in mid-2019.
“We categorically deny the charges brought against Jerry Harris, which are supposed to have happened while he was a teenager,” said a spokeswoman for Harris. We are assured that the real evidence will be known after the investigation is concluded.”
Netflix issued a statement in response to his detention. “This story has caught us, like anyone else, by surprise. Abuse against children is a heinous act, and we respect the legal system.”
Who is Jerry Harris’s Girlfriend?
In terms of Jerry Harris’ marital status, he is not dating. He recently said in an interview with ‘Variety in June 2020 that he wants to become a Black gay symbol and that he is a role model for young kids who are grappling with their sexuality. He has not yet made any public comments about his wife, affairs, friendship, dating past, or boyfriend/girlfriend. He soon rose to fame as a household name and a central figure in LGBTQ+ society. He is now loving his single life very much.
Jerry Harris’s Net Worth
Jerry Harris is a well-known American television personality who makes a good living off his job. As of 2021, Jerry Harris’ net worth is estimated at $2.5 million. His main source of income is as a TV celebrity. Jerry Harris’s precise pay has not yet been announced, but there is little question in the minds of his fans that he makes a large sum of money from his job. He is enjoying a comfortable lifestyle thanks to his earnings.
Social Media: Instagram, Twitter
Jerry Harris has more than 1.2 million Instagram followers. On Facebook, a group called Cheer Moms for Jerry was created, with the aim of offering emotional and financial support to Jerry. Furthermore, he did not seem to be involved on Twitter but performed exceptionally well on TikTok. Jerry Harris has over 578.5K followers on Tik Tok.