Aug. 8th, 1968
Jimmy Jean-Louis' Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2008 - Adventures of Power
2008 - Loaded
2006 - Phat Girlz
2005 - Monster-in-Law
2005 - The Game of Their Lives
2003 - Hollywood Homicide
2003 - Tears of the Sun
2002 - Derailed
2002 - The Bourne Identity
Guest TV Roles[none found]
Jimmy Jean-Louis led a simple life in a remote village in Haiti until the age of twelve, when he moved to Paris. He has worked in musical theatre in Spain, spending three years with a musical theater "La Belle Epoque", and has had a successful career as an international model. Jimmy moved to Los Angeles in 1998 and immediately started honing his chosen craft by lending his abilities to underground and independent films. That eventually led to him landing a role in Jean Claude Van Damme's Derailed, which set the stage for subsequent roles with other Hollywood A-listers. He went on to shoot "Tears of the Sun with 'Bruce Willis' and Monica Belluci, Hollywood Homicide with 'Harrison Ford' and Josh Hartnet, Monster-in-law with 'Jane Fonda' and 'Jennifer Lopez' and The Miracle Match with 'Patrick Stewar't, Wes Bentley and Gerard Butler. Most recently, he played the lead role in Phat Girlz starring opposite Monique Imes Jackson as her love interest.
- He landed his first job, a Coca Cola commercial, when he was spotted dancing in a club.
- He is fluent in five languages: English, French, Spanish, Italian, and Creole.
- Jimmy finished school with a degree in Business, but without a permanent home it was the night clubs of Paris which kept him off the streets.
- He has had a successful modelling career in London, Paris, Milan, South Africa and New York.