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Who is O’Shea Jackson Jr.?
Actor, rapper, singer, and songwriter O’Shea Jackson Jr. aka OMG hails from the United States. He is the rapper Ice Cube’s (O’Shea Jackson Sr.) son.
He was born on February 24, 1991, to parents O’Shea Jackson Sr., aka Ice Cube, and Kimberly Woodruff in Los Angeles, California, United States. He was raised in Los Angeles’ San Fernando Valley.
He is noted for his performances as Ice Cube in Straight Outta Compton (2015), Dan Pinto in Ingrid Goes West (2017), Donnie Wilson in Den of Thieves (2018), Clive Campbell in “Drunk History”, and Officer Barnes in Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019).
|Date Of Birth||February 24, 1991|
|Day of Birth||Sunday|
|Place Of Birth||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Professions||Actor, Rapper, Singer|
Early Life Of O’Shea
The son of O’Shea Jackson Sr., better known as Ice Cube, and Kimberly Woodruff, O’Shea Jackson Jr. was born in Los Angeles, California. Jackson, the first of four children, was raised in the San Fernando Valley. Kareema is his sister, and he has two brothers named Darrell and Shareef.
Darrell also performs as a rapper under the moniker Doughboy, which is also the name of the role his father played in Boyz n the Hood. Jackson graduated in 2009 from Woodland Hills, California’s William Howard Taft High School, where he was a student. His father went to Taft High School as well. Jackson earned a degree in screenwriting from the University of Southern California.
The Career Of O’Shea
In the June 2014 release of the N.W.A. biographical picture Straight Outta Compton, O’Shea Jackson Jr. played Ice Cube, the son of O’Shea Jackson Sr.
He was doing a terrific job, and the movie received favorable reviews when it was released on August 14. He also physically resembled his father, who thought it was a perfect match.
As Jackson stated to Jimmy Kimmel in October 2014, he was a person who was born to play this role. In the year 2017, Jackson portrayed Dan Pinto, the Batman-obsessed screenwriter who was both Ingrid Thorburn’s love interest and a landlord.
Numerous publications, such as Collider, the Los Angeles Times, and Vulture, have commented on the actor’s scene-stealing skills in the film Ingrid Goes West. In the movie Den Thieves, which also starred 50 Cent, and Gerard Butler, Jackson played the lead role.
He also acted in two May 2019 movies and has a supporting role as Lance in the romantic comedy Long Shot with Seth Rogen and Charlize Theron. He played the best friend of Rogen’s character and In Godzilla: King of the Monsters, he was acting as Barnes, the leader of the G-Team.
|Year||Film Name||Worked as|
|Godzilla: King of the Monsters||Chief Warrant Officer Jackson Barnes|
|Just Mercy||Anthony Ray Hinton|
|2018||Den of Thieves||Donnie Wilson|
|2017||Ingrid Goes West||Daniel “Dan” Pinto|
|2015||Straight Outta Compton||Ice Cube|
|Year||TV Shows||Worked as|
|2022||Obi-Wan Kenobi||Kawlan Roken|
|2018||Drunk History||DJ Kool Her|
Personal Life Of O’Shea
Jordan Reign Jackson, a child born to Jackson and Jackie Garcia, was born in August 2017. He enjoys watching pro wrestling. Jackson supports the Los Angeles Rams, in contrast to his father, who has long been a Las Vegas Raiders fan.
|Nationality||Multiracial (mostly African American)|
|Ethnicity||Multiracial (mostly African American)|
|Trademark||Resemblance to Ice Cube|
|Education (High School)||William Howard Taft High School|
|Alma Mater||University of Southern California|
|Brothers||Shareef Jackson (youngest)|
Darrell Jackson (older)
|Sister||Kareema Jackson (younger)|
Physical Statistics Of O’Shea
5 Feet 12 Inches
|Hair color||Hair Color|
Net Worth Of O’Shea
O’Shea Jackson Jr.’s net worth is $3 million. He is a rapper and actor from the United States. In February 1991, O’Shea Jackson Jr. was born in Los Angeles, California. He played Ice Cube’s father in the 2015 movie Straight Outta Compton and is Ice Cube’s son.
He then appeared in the films Ingrid Goes West in 2017, Den of Thieves in 2018, Long Shot in 2019, and Godzilla: King of the Monsters in 2019. That was his acting debut. O’Shea Jackson Jr. also made an appearance in the 2015 short Pia Mia: Touch and a Drunk History TV episode from the following year.
He was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award and received an Image Award for his performance in Straight Outta Compton as Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture. In 2012, O’Shea Jackson Jr., a rapper, released the mixtape Jackin’ for Beats.
Interesting Facts on O’Shea
- He is a fan of animated movies and cartoons.
- Tyron Woodley is his favorite UFC fighter, MCGREGOR his second favorite
- He has appeared on ESPN LA radio to talk about sports, especially the Lakers, his choices.
- He likes playing video games.
- He is crazy about shoes.
- Ancestry: He is part Cherokee but primarily African American.
- Dragon Ball: He loves the characters from this show.
- Has those fancy rings all over his fingers.
- He doesn’t have a sister named Deja as was published on specific portals.
- O’Shea revealed on the James Corden show that he did not like his name growing up
- He started appearing in concerts at the age of 18 with his father
- Is he Gay? We don’t know, the fact that he has not had a girlfriend (known to the public) for a long time gets us thinking.
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February 24, 1991
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Los Angeles, California, US
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Actor, Rapper, Singer
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Multiracial (primarily African American)
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Ice Cube’s son, O’Shea Jackson Jr., is an American actor and rapper who played the role of his father in the 2015 movie Straight Outta Compton. He was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild Award and received an Image Award for his performance in Straight Outta Compton as Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture.
O’Shea Jackson Jr. has a $3 Million net worth as of June 2023.