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Joaquin Smits Biography

Updated On 25 Sep, 2022 Published On 25 Sep, 2022
Joaquin Smits

Facts of Joaquin Smits

Age : 40 years old
Family Name : Smits
Birth Country : United States
Height : 6 Feet

Relationship short Statistics of Joaquin Smits

What is Joaquin Smits marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Single
How many children does Joaquin Smits have ? (name): 0 Children
Is Joaquin Smits having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Joaquin Smits Gay ? No

Joaquin Smits is an actor and director best known as the son of Jimmy Smits with ex-wife Barbara Smits. Joaquin's father played the role of Attorney Victor Sifuentes in the legal drama L.A. Law and Detective Bobby Simone on NYPD Blue.

Joaquin Smits Personal life, Parents

Joaquin Smits was born in 1983 in the United States as the second child to his parents, Jimmy Smits and Barbara Smits. He went to the reputed high school in her hometown. At present, Smits is possibly dating his girlfriend but refuses to introduce herself in front of the media.

Joaquin Smits is the second child of his parents, Jimmy Smits and Barbara Smits. SOURCE: gettyimages

Until his mother's death, Joaquin frequently made PDA appearances with his celebrity parents. He then attended the Second Annual Screen Actors Guild America Awards at the Santa Monica. Civic Auditorium in Santa Monica on February 24, 1996.

Joaquin Smits Net Worth

Joaquin Smits possesses an estimated net worth of $1 million as of 2022. He makes a significant amount from a successful career as an actor. Also, Kino serves as the director of Guest Development at TAO Group. 

Joaquin Smits is an aspiring actor and director. SOURCE: Instagram

Other than that, Jimmy Smits inherits his celebrity parent's fortune and has made millions from their successful career. Joaquin's mother, Barbara Smits, worked at Cornell Cooperative Extension in New York City. That's not all; she served the company for nearly three decades—Barbara Smts diet at age fifty-four.

Barbara and Jimmy Smits Married life

Barbara Smits met her lover at college, aka high school sweetheart Jimmy Smits. Jimmy and Barbara were close friends at first, but after spending quality time together, the actor fell head over heels for her. The lovebirds walked down the aisle in 1981 in a private ceremony.

Check out the clip of Joaquin Smits's actor dad, Jimmy Smits, doing the Brave New Shakespeare Challenge!

When the couple had their first child, Jimmy did Shakespeare's plays and the other classical stuff. Mr. Smits quit the football team at Brooklyn's Tomas Jefferson school to pursue drama. 

Everything between the two was swimming unless Jimmy filed for divorce in October 1987 in Los Angeles Superior Court. Later, the actor cited that the behind their separation was irreconcilable differences. Nevertheless, they shared joint custody of the kids and maintained friendly relations.

Jimmy Smits's Net Worth

The veteran American actor Jimmy Smits possesses a staggering net worth of $12 million. The Star Wars alum receives an annual payroll of $150,000 per episode for series like NYPD Blue.

Other than that, Jimmy embraces a luxury lifestyle with his lady love Wanda de Jesus. The couple resides in a 4405 square feet mansion in California. The actor bought the residence for $1.5 million in 1993.


On August 9, 1987, Jimmy Smits broke headlines for the scandalous event with Wanda de Jesus. Both of the pair were convicted on a charge of battery and assault for an alleged attack on three police officers.

For that fact, police authorities reached the spot of the West Los Angeles home following the reports came from a woman screaming for help. Smits and Wanda were later sentenced to probation for eighteen months in prison. They were fined $150. 

Jimmy Smits's affair with Wanda De Jesus

Jimmy Smits started dating girlfriend Wanda de Jesus in 1986 after divorcing ex-wife Barbara Smits. Wanda is an actress who earned fame for her role as Santana Andrade in NBC hit soap opera series, Santa Barbara.

Joaquin Smits's father dated Wanda de Jesus after divorcing Barbara. 

In 1996, Jesus garnered the NCLR Bravo Award for the category Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series for the television show Live Shot. Even more, wander de won the Image Award for best actress in the movie Almost a Woman, unlike stars Paul Schulze and Tony Rader.

Barbara Smits Wiki

The celebrity wife, Barbara Smits, was born on November 27, 1955. The daughter-in-law of Cornelis and Emilina Smits studied at Ithaca College and graduated in 1981. She moved to New York City for the 4H Program the following year.

Later, Barbara became an executive staff assistant for the Environmental Issues Program Area. In 2004, Mrs. Smits became assistant to the executive director of CCE-NYC. On the auspicious occasion, Barbara Smits Service Award.

Barbara lost her life on April 16, 2010, due to complications of pneumonia. She is survived by her children and grandchildren. Before her last breath, Barbara worked at Cornell Cooperative Extension-New York (CCE-NYC) for three decades. She lived in Brooklyn, New York, with Joaquin and Taina.

Joaquin's sister Taina Smits Beasley

Taina Beasley is an accomplished MS Theatre English teacher, writer, and director. She joined Twitter in June 2012 and has 286 followers. Taina is not much popular as her dad Jimmy Smits; however, she has earned 558 followers on Instagram.

Taina Smits has been happily married to her boyfriend, Bob Beasley, for nearly two decades. She shares two children, Elena Beasley and Tyler Beasley, with her partner. The Hollywood star currently resides in Virginia with her family.

Joaquin's niece Tyler Beasley recently graduated from James Madison University in May 2022. In addition, the openly transgender Tyler is romantically linked to girls or same-sex partners. Also, the curly-haired is pronounced as she/her. 

Joaquin Smits Physical Measurements

The celebrity kid, Joaquin Smits, has a captivating physical appearance with a height of 6 feet. He weighs around 70 kg. Joaquin's charming looks and mesmerizing brown eyes steal the heart of many women.

Smits, a non-vegetarian, spends quality time exploring various cuisines with his family members and friends. In the meantime, he goes to the gym and for swimming regularly.

Joaquin Smits Instagram

Joaquin Smits is reserved and prefers to stay away from the media spotlight despite being a celebrity. To date, he has amassed 4511 followers on Instagram.

Besides that, Smits is unavailable on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. Joaquin has maintained privacy on his Instagram but frequently appears on sister Taina's wall.

Joaquin Smits Quick Facts

  • Smits is the uncle to Taina's two children, Tyler, and Elena Beasley.
  • Joaquin is the brother-in-law of Bob Beasley.
  • Joaquin Smits celebrates his birthday every January 30.
  • Jaquino Smits is called Kino Smits by his friends and loved ones.
  • When Jaquino is not acting, he spends time playing basketball.
  • Joaquin grew up in a Roman Catholic family.

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