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Jerrika Hinton

Jerrika Hinton is an American actress and producer from Texas. Jerrika Hinton’s name is best known for the roles she played in Grey’s Anatomy (2005), The Roommate (2011), and The Strangely Normal (2012).

Early Life and Childhood

Jerrika Hinton was born on September 28, 1981, in Oak Cliff, Dallas, Texas, USA. Currently, she is 42 years old as of her 2023 birthday. The birth/real name is Jerrika Delayne Hinton.

She is the daughter of Avaleon Hinton and Cynthia Hinton, a retired government worker. Besides, there is no other information about her family. Similarly, her ethnicity is African-American and her nationality is American.

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Caption: Young Jerrika Hinton (Source: Instagram)

Similarly, she graduated (2002) with honors from Southern Methodist University’s Meadows School of the Arts with a BFA in Liberal Arts. She studied theatre, directing, and playwriting.

Jerrika Hinton – Net Worth 2024

From one of the sources, we have come to know that she makes $100,000 yearly, and $8,333.33 monthly. In addition, she also receives a good sum of the amount from her other works, including advertisement, endorsement deals, etc. Hinton has an estimated net worth of $12 million.


While she was at Southern Methodist University, she won the Rosenfield Award for Playwriting. Moreover, Jerrika is a People’s Choice Awards winner for her role in Grey’s Anatomy.

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Caption: Actors James Pickens, Jr., Sarah Drew, Camilla Luddington, Ellen Pompeo, Jerrika Hinton, Kelly McCreary, Caterina Scorsone, Chandra Wilson, and Justin Chambers during the People’s Choice Awards 2016 at Microsoft Theater (Source: UPI)

Professional Life

This talented actress started her career appearing in a stage production. Her debut in the movie Rain is Khandi Alexander’s character’s daughter. The upcoming years for her were magical.

She appeared in many television series like Gilmore Girls, Servant, Everybody Hates Chris, Zoey 101, Ghost Whisperer, Gossip Girl, Lie to Me, Mad Love,  Bones, and Scandal.

Some notable movies she starred in are Foreign Soil, Teacher of the Year, Odious, and The Roommate among others.

Similarly, she even did a commercial with Sarah Chalke in 2008. Moreover, the breakthrough role is Dr. Stephanie Edwards in the medical drama series Grey’s Anatomy (ninth season). In four more seasons, she made it lead in the same show.

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Caption: Jerrika Hinton in one of the scenes of Grey’s Anatomy season 13 (Source: Hollywood Reporter)

Likewise, Shonda Rhimes cast Hinton as the lead character of her first comedy pilot Toast in 2016. In 2017, she was cast in the HBO drama series Here and Now along with Holly Hunter. She played the role of Ashley Collins, one of the adopted children of Hunter’s character.

Further, Jerrika Hinton next played Natalie Gorman in Servant (2019–2020) and started portraying Millie Morris in the Amazon Prime series Hunters in 2020.

Relationship Status

This gorgeous actress is currently single. She has no history of dating. Neither stuck to any rumors nor controversies. Furthermore, she doesn’t want to speak about her personal life in the media or the public. She has managed to keep it secret.

Body Measurements

Jerrika Hinton stands at a height of 5 feet and 4 inches. However, her weight remains unknown along with her other body measurement details. Additionally, she has black hair and a dark brown pair of eyes.

Jerrika Hinton – Social Media

Jerrika Hinton is an active social media user. She has gained around 164.5k followers on Twitter and 368k followers on Instagram. Similarly, on Facebook, she has around 55.4k followers.