Quick Facts of Sherwin David Wood Harris

  • Full NameSherwin David Wood Harris
  • Net Worth$2 million
  • Date of Birth17 October, 1969
  • NicknameWood Harris
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceChicago
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • ProfessionActor
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year1994–present
  • Eye colour Black
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildAthletic
  • SpouseRebekah Harris (m. 2001)
  • Height6 feet 12 inches
  • EducationNorthern Illinois University
  • Online PresenceFacebook, Twitter, Instagram
  • Children2
  • Horoscope Libra
Wood Harris

Short Description of Wood Harris

Wood Harris is an American actor. He is the best actor knows for the series like the drug kingpin Avon Barksdale on the HBO crime drama The Wire, NYPD Blue as Hector, The Twilight Zone as Marvin Gardens / Dwayne Grant, Numbers as Murphy ‘Pony’ Fuñez and including more.

Harris was born in Chicago, Illinois, and holds the nationality of American. He belongs to the Mixed ethical group. He was born in the year 1969 and celebrates his birthday on October 17. Now he is 48 Years old. His Sun Sign is Libra. His full name is Sherwin David Wood Harris.

Early Life and Education

Traveling back to his early life, Wood Harris was born on October 17, 1969, in Chicago. He is the son of father-John Harris and mother-Mattie Harris. His sibling is Steve Harris and he is also an actor.

Talking about his education, Harris got a Bachelor of Arts in Theater Arts from Northern Illinois University (NIU) and also he has done a Master of Arts from New York University.


Talking about his Career, Harris has made his big screen debut in 1994 on ‘Above the Rim’. After that, he appeared on numerous different television series including Oz, Cosby, New York Undercover, House, Played by Fame, Hawaii Five-0, The Watsons Go to Birmingham, The Breaks, The New Edition Story and so on.

Harris has also played in numerous movies including Above the Rim, As Good as It Gets, Celebrity, The Siege, Committed, Remember the Titans, Southland Tales, The Heart Specialist, Not Easily Broken, Ant-Man, Once Upon a Time in Venice, Blade Runner 2049 and much more.

Personal Life

Harris is a married man. He married his girlfriend Rebekah. They started dating in 2000. The duo has two children together. They have a happy family life and there is no rumor about divorce. Harris has a straight sexual orientation.


Harris has an athletic body type with the height of 6 feet 12inches. His eyes are black in color and have black hair.

Net Worth

His net worth is 2 million American dollar. Wood Harris is active on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

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