Omar Epps Net Worth

Omar Epps Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Omar Epps net worth is
$15 Million

Omar Epps Wiki Biography

Omar Hashim Epps widely known under his name Omar Epps has an estimated net worth which is over 15 million dollars. Omar has earned his net worth through many endavours as an acting, songwriter, rapping and producing the records. However, he is best known for his characters on the big screen in films as ‘Juice’, ‘Scream 2’, ‘Love and Basketball’ and in the television series as ‘ER’ and ‘House’. Omar Hashim Epps was born on July 20, 1973 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S. He grew up with his mother, Bonnie Maria Epps, who worked as a headmistress of an elementary school. Omar was very creative boy and was writing poetry and prose at the age of ten. Later, in 1991 together with his cousin they formed a rap band called ‘Wolfpack’.

Omar Epps Net Worth $15 Million

Omar Epps debuted on the big screen thus opening his net worth account with the film ‘Juice’ directed by Ernest R. Dickerson co-starring with Tupac Shakur, Jermaine Huggy Hopkins, Khalil Kain, Samuel L. Jackson, Cindy Herron and Queen Latifah. Later, he was starring in films as follows ‘The Program’ and ‘Major League II’ directed by David S. Ward, ‘Higher Learning’ directed by John Singleton, ‘Don’t Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood’ directed by Paris Barclay. In 1996 Omar increased his net worth with a nomination of a NAACP Image Award for his role of Kingsley Ofosu in a film directed by John Mackenzie ‘Deadly Voyage’. Afterwards he appeared in films ‘Scream 2’ directed by Wes Craven, ‘Breakfast of Champions’ directed by Alan Rudolph, ‘The Mod Squad’ directed by Scott Silver, ‘The Wood’ written and directed by Rick Famuyiwa, ‘In Too Deep’ directed by Michael Rymer but did not receive greater attention of critics though several of those were very well received by audience. In 2000 Epps peaked with the role of Quincy McCall in a film ‘Love & Basketball’ directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood and received a number of nominations as follows a Black Reel Award for the Best Theatrical Actor, the MTV Movie Award for the Best Male Performance, the NAACP Image Award for the Outstanding Actor in a Motion Picture, a Teen Choice Award for the Choice Film Actor and for the Choice Film Chemistry with Sanaa Lathan increasing his net worth significantly. Later, he appeared in films ‘Brother’, ‘Dracula 2000’, ‘Perfume’, ‘Big Trouble’, ‘Against the Ropes’ and ‘A Day in the Life’. In addition to this, Omar Epps added much to his net worth working on television series ‘ER’ and ‘House’. For his role as Dr. Eric Foreman in ‘House’ he won three NAACP Image Awards for the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series in 2007, in 2008 and 2013 and was a nominee four times. Currently, Epps increases his net worth while acting in television series ‘Resurrection’ based on the book ‘The Returned’ written by Jason Mott.

Omar Epps married his wife Keisha Spivey in 2006. The couple has two children, a son and a daughter. Omar has one daughter out of wedlock.

Full NameOmar Epps
Net Worth$15 Million
Salaryaround $15 million
Date Of BirthJuly 20, 1973
Place Of BirthBrooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
Height5 ft 9 in (1.778 m)
ProfessionActor, Film Producer, Rapper, Songwriter, Record producer
EducationFiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts
SpouseKeisha Epps (m. 2006)
ChildrenAmir Epps, K'mari Mae Epps, Aiyanna Epps
ParentsBonnie Maria Epps
SiblingsAisha Epps
NicknamesOmar Hashim Epps
AwardsNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series (2007, 2008, 2013)
AlbumsOmar Epps Presents... The Get Back (2004)
NominationsBlack Reel Award - Best Theatrical Actor, MTV Movie Award - Best Male Performance, NAACP Image Awards, Teen Choice Award - Choice Film Actor/Choice Film Chemistry
MoviesJuice, Higher Learning, The Wood, In Too Deep, Love and Basketball (2000), Deadly Voyage (1996), Conviction (2002)
TV ShowsER, Resurrection, House (2004-2012), Def Jam Fight for NY (2004), The Wayans Brothers (1997-1999)
Love & Basketball (2000)$700,000
1The whole Black Hollywood thing doesn't exist for me anymore. Once someone says that to themselves, they subject themselves to those rules.
2The only limitations that I can have are the ones that I set on myself.
3People don't want to pay eight or nine dollars to go see a problem that they have in their life, on screen. They pay to get away from that. That's why they watch soap operas.
4I've been writing since I was a kid. Short stories, poetry, and all of that, and acting is just an extension of that. It just came naturally. So it's coming full circle.
5[1999, in an interview in "Newsday"] I'm going to be the first black President of the United States. If [Ronald Reagan can do it, I know I can.
1Is left handed.
2He stared in Blackstreet's music video "Before I Let You Go"(1994).
3Had the name Quincey in two films, Juice (1992) and Love and Basketball (1999).
4In 1994, he switched to baseball as co-star of Major League II (1994), taking over the role of "Willie Mays Hayes" from originator Wesley Snipes.
5Appeared in in the magazine article "Can't a Brother Get No Love?" which appeared in the August 1999 issue of Vibe.
6Was a back-up dancer for Queen Latifah.
7July 2004: Daughter K'mari Mae born. Mother is fiancée (now wife) Keisha Spivey.
8He and actor Marlon Wayans have been friends since childhood.
9Attended the Fiorello LaGuardia High School of the Performing Arts in New York, NY, a school formed from the merger of two New York City high schools for the arts, one of which was the school on which the movie and TV show, Fame (1980), was based.
10Began writing poetry at age ten.
11Is a member of a hip-hop group called Wolfpak, which he formed with his cousin in 1991.


Shooter2016TV Series post-productionIsaac Johnson
Almost Christmas2016completed
Resurrection2014-2015TV SeriesJ. Martin Bellamy / Agent Martin J Bellamy
Resurrection: A Second Chance2014TV MovieAgent Martin Bellamy
House M.D.2004-2012TV SeriesDr. Eric Foreman
A Day in the Life2009/IIO
Def Jam Fight for NY2004Video GameO. E. (voice)
Against the Ropes2004Luther Shaw
Conviction2002TV MovieCarl Upchurch
Big Trouble2002FBI Agent Alan Seitz
MTV 20: Jams2001Video segment "Sentimental"
Dracula 20002000Marcus
Love & Basketball2000Quincy McCall
In Too Deep1999Jeff Cole J. Reid
The Wood1999Mike
The Mod Squad1999Linc
Breakfast of Champions1999Wayne Hoobler
Blossoms and Veils1998ShortThee
Scream 21997Phil
First Time Felon1997TV MovieGreg Yance
ER1996-1997TV SeriesDr. Dennis Gant
Screen Two1996TV SeriesKingsley
Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood1996Malik
Higher Learning1995Malik Williams
Major League II1994Willie Mays Hayes
The Program1993Darnell Jefferson
Daybreak1993TV MovieHunter
Street Justice1993TV SeriesClint
Here and Now1992TV SeriesCurtis
ABC Afterschool Specials1991TV SeriesDeron
The Green Flash1988ShortCharlie

Music Department

The Wayans Bros.1997-1999TV Series composer - 44 episodes


Daddy Don't Go2015Documentary executive producer
Tripaholics2013TV Movie executive producer
You, Me & The Circus2012producer


House M.D.2010TV Series performer - 1 episode


The Insider2016TV SeriesHimself
Today2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Entertainment Tonight2015TV SeriesHimself
The 46th Annual NAACP Image Awards2015TV SpecialHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2005-2015TV SeriesHimself
Good Morning America2014TV SeriesHimself
Live with Kelly and Michael2004-2014TV SeriesHimself
Dish Nation2014TV SeriesHimself
Larry King Now2012-2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHimself
Rachael Ray2014TV SeriesHimself
The Arsenio Hall Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Chew2014TV SeriesHimself
The View2014TV SeriesHimself
House: Swan Song2012TV Movie documentaryHimself
The 40th NAACP Image Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
The 35th Annual People's Choice Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
House, M.D., Season Four: New Beginnings2008Video documentary shortForeman - Dr Eric
2007 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2007TV SpecialHimself
38th NAACP Image Awards2007TV SpecialHimself
House Unplugged2006TV MovieHimself
The Megan Mullally Show2006TV SeriesHimself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2005-2006TV SeriesHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2000-2006TV SeriesHimself
Tavis Smiley2005TV SeriesHimself
The 2004 Billboard Music Awards2004TV SpecialHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2004TV SeriesHimself
ESPY Awards2003TV SpecialHimself
34th NAACP Image Awards2003TV SpecialHimself
The 2001 IFP/West Independent Spirit Awards2001TV SpecialHimself - Presenter (uncredited)
32nd NAACP Image Awards2001TV SpecialHimself
Scenes by the Sea: Takeshi Kitano2000TV Special documentaryHimself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1999-2000TV SeriesHimself
Behind the 'Scream'2000Video documentary shortHimself
2000 Essence Awards2000TV SpecialHimself
1999 MTV Movie Awards1999TV SpecialHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn1999TV SeriesHimself
Late Show with David Letterman1999TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1999TV SeriesHimself
The Daily Show1999TV SeriesHimself
The Real2015-2016TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Late Night with Conan O'Brien2006TV SeriesHimself
Tupac: Resurrection2003Documentary

Won Awards

2013Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesHouse M.D. (2004)
2008Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesHouse M.D. (2004)
2007Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesHouse M.D. (2004)
1997Silver NymphMonte-Carlo TV FestivalBest ActorDeadly Voyage (1996)

Nominated Awards

2015Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Drama SeriesResurrection (2014)
2012Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesHouse M.D. (2004)
2009Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Drama SeriesHouse M.D. (2004)
2009ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesHouse M.D. (2004)
2006Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Drama SeriesHouse M.D. (2004)
2005Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesHouse M.D. (2004)
2003Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Television Movie, Mini-Series or Dramatic SpecialConviction (2002)
2002Black ReelBlack Reel AwardsTheatrical - Best Supporting ActorBrother (2000)
2001BET AwardBET AwardsBest ActorLove & Basketball (2000)
2001Black ReelBlack Reel AwardsTheatrical - Best ActorLove & Basketball (2000)
2001Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Motion PictureLove & Basketball (2000)
2001MTV Movie AwardMTV Movie AwardsBest Male PerformanceLove & Basketball (2000)
2000Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsFilm - Choice ActorLove & Basketball (2000)
2000Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsFilm - Choice ChemistryLove & Basketball (2000)

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