Jimmy Jean-Louis

Jimmy Jean-Louis

Highest Rated: 67% Citation (2020)

Lowest Rated: 0% Derailed (2002)

Birthday: Aug 08, 1968

Birthplace: Petion Ville, Haiti

Haitian-born actor Jimmy Jean-Louis moved to Paris as child, attending university before turning to modeling and the performing arts. After appearing in various international modeling and commercial campaigns, Jean-Louis held a recurring role on the soft-core porn film serial "Emmanuelle." He moved to Los Angeles in the late '90s, where his first United States film was "Blade Sisters." He followed with small parts in the action films "Derailed" and "The Bourne Identity" before landing a larger role in the Bruce Willis flick "Tears of the Sun." Turning to independent projects, Jean-Louis played Ferdinand in "Age of Kali" and Joe Gaetjens in the soccer film "The Game of Their Lives," about the 1950 United States soccer team that beat England in the Brazil World Cup. Making French-language and international films as well as mainstream Hollywood fare, Jean-Louis produced and starred in "Le President a-t-il Le Sida," directed by Arnold Antonin. His other international projects include the Ghanaian film "I Sing of a Well" in 2009 and "Life Outside of Pearl," which he co-produced. In the United States Jean-Louis co-produced and starred in "Soul Sisters," about race and the American Dream. His most recognizable role by far for American audiences is the Haitian character on the popular series "Heroes," about a group of people who awaken with special powers. Very conscious of his journey as an immigrant, Jean-Louis has been active in Haitian philanthropy, particularly in the wake of Haiti's 2010 earthquake.

Highest rated movies

La caja vacía
Citation
Cargo Joy
The Game of Their Lives
Phat Girlz
Monster-in-Law
Derailed

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Filmography

Movies

Credit
67% 70% Citation Professor Lucien N'Dyare (Character) - 2020
No Score Yet 75% Rattlesnakes Robert McQueen (Character),
Producer
- 2019
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lalo's House Jean (Character) - 2018
No Score Yet 22% The Outer Wild Ramson (Character) - 2018
No Score Yet No Score Yet Esohe Gary Baba (Character) - 2017
67% No Score Yet Cargo Jean (Character) - 2017
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Empty Box Toussaint (Character),
Executive Producer
- 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet The CEO Jean-Marc (Character) - 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet Catastrópico Damien (Character) - 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet Everything but a Man Max (Character) - 2016
100% No Score Yet La caja vacía Unknown (Character) - 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Cursed Ones Paladin (Character) - 2015
No Score Yet No Score Yet Jimmy Goes to Nollywood Director,
Screenwriter
- 2015
60% 57% Joy Touissant (Character) $56.4M 2015
No Score Yet 33% One Night in Vegas Nick (Character),
Screenwriter,
Producer
- 2013
No Score Yet 60% Doctor Bello Unknown (Character) - 2012
No Score Yet No Score Yet Toussaint Louverture Unknown (Character) - 2012
No Score Yet No Score Yet Sinking Sands Jimah Sanson (Character) - 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Relentless Candidate (Character) - 2010
No Score Yet 45% Paris Express Steve Loki (Character) - 2010
No Score Yet No Score Yet Orpailleur Myrtho (Character) - 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet I Sing of a Well Narrator - 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet Moloch Tropical Unknown (Character) - 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet In America: The Story of the Soul Sisters Tai Ojo (Character) - 2008
No Score Yet 75% Diary of a Tired Black Man Unknown (Character) - 2006
No Score Yet No Score Yet Cousines Unknown (Character) - 2006
21% 65% Phat Girlz Tunde Jonathan (Character) $7.1M 2006
18% 55% Monster-in-Law Prince amir (Character) $82.9M 2005
No Score Yet No Score Yet Age of Kali Ferdinand (Character) - 2005
26% 55% The Game of Their Lives Joe Gaetjens (Character) $375.5K 2005
0% 21% Derailed Henry (Character) - 2002

TV

Credit
No Score Yet 65% S.W.A.T. Desir (Guest Star) 2018
90% 82% Claws Ruval (Guest Star) 2018
42% 92% The Brave Lieutenant (Guest Star) 2017
42% 57% Heroes Reborn The Haitian (Guest Star) 2015-2016
77% 63% Extant Unknown (Guest Star) 2014
86% 61% Arrow The Captain (Guest Star) 2013
53% 66% Heroes Unknown (Guest Star) 2006-2010
No Score Yet No Score Yet The District Unknown (Guest Star) 2003

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