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Boris Kodjoe Biography

Updated On 11 May, 2023 Published On 21 Sep, 2021
Boris Kodjoe

Facts of Boris Kodjoe

Date of Birth :
Age : 53 years old
Family Name : Kodjoe
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Libra
Height : 5 Feet 7 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Boris Kodjoe

What is Boris Kodjoe marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Boris Kodjoe have ? (name): 2 Children
Is Boris Kodjoe having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Boris Kodjoe Gay ? No

Boris Kodjoe is an Austrian-born American actor best known for playing Kelby in the 2002 film Brown Sugar. He has starred in series like Fox's The Last Man on Earth, Soul Food, and Grey's Anatomy spin-off Station 19.

Boris Kodjoe - Married Life, Husband, Children

Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker are some of the hottest power couples in the Hollywood fraternity. In addition, fans count their marriage as the ultimate couple's goal. The duo has been together for more than ten years and shares two beautiful kids. But, neither busy careers nor children have harmed the flame of their love.

Boris Kodjoe married Nicola after dating for five years.  SOURCE: Instagram

Successful marriages are rarely seen in Hollywood, but Nicole and Boris have proved it right. In fact, the two are the epitome of black love. The pair promised each other to maintain what they have built in the past 15 years.

They tied the knot on March 5, 2005, in Gundleflingen, Germany. Parker met Kodjoe on the set of the series “Soul Food” in 2000. Nicole gave life to Teri Joseph (Nicole Parker) in the series, and he played Joseph's boyfriend, Damon Carter (Boris Kodjoe). Suffice to say, their chemistry was off the charts with the pair.

How did it all begin?

Boris and Nicole encountered on the set of Soul Food in 2000. But at that time, they were dating other people. Nonetheless, Nicole already developed feeling for Kodjoe.

Therefore in 2002, Boris managed to go on his first date at the Arthur Ashe Foundation Gala in New York City 2002. It became the start of a beautiful and long-lasting relationship. Kodjoe already realized Parker is the one. 

Boris Kodjoe shares two kids with his wife, Nicola. SOURCE: Instagram

The actor proposed to his model girlfriend in 2004 on the top of Kandel mountain in Freiburg, Germany, his native place. Later, on their return to the United States, the starlet found out she was pregnant.

Boris Kodjoe's children

In the same year, Nicole gave birth to their daughter Sophie Kodjoe. On 31st October 2006, the couple welcomed a second child Nicholas in Atlanta, Georgia. The couple's first child Sophie was born with a diseased Spina Bifida.

Boris Kodjoe Net Worth Collection

Boris Kodjoe makes big chunks from his decade-long career as an actor. He has summoned a net worth of $5 million. He receives a paycheck of $58,176 annually, which is the basic salary of an actor in the United States.

The 52-year-old has starred in a handful of TV shows and movies. He appeared in For Your Love, Soul Food, Love & Basketball, Brown Sugar, SUrrogates, Members Only, Second Time Around, and many others.

Boris Kodjoe - Quick Facts

  • Boris' wife is a member of the Democratic Party.
  • Boris' wife Nicole Parker was previously married to actor Joseph Alaska in 2011. 
  • Boris and his family attend the Cascade Methodist Church while in Atlanta.
  • His real birth name is Boris Frederic Cecil Tay-Natey Ofuatey Kodjoe.
  • Bors Kodjoe is the son of Ursula and Eric Kodjoe.
  • Boris has three singles, brothers Patrick Kodjoe and sisters Nadja Kodje and Lara Kodjoe.
  • Boris played junior tennis and reached seventh in the world championship in 1998.

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Boris Kodjoe Married

First Marriage with Nicole Ari Parker

Nicole Ari Parker tied a knot with Boris Kodjoe in May 2005 after dating many years, They share two children.

Boris Kodjoe Children

DAUGHTER : Sophie Kodjoe

Mother: Nicole Ari Parker

Sophie Kodjoe is the first child of Nicole Ari Parker and Boris Kodjoe. She was born in March 2005.

SON : Nicolas

Mother: Nicole Ari Parker

Nicolas is the second child of Nicole Ari Parker and Boris Kodjoe. He was born in October 2006.

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