Jacqueline Stewart Bio, Age, Height, Family, Husband, Education, Career, Net Worth

Jacqueline Stewart Biography

Jacqueline Stewart born Jacqueline Najuma Stewart is a University of Chicago professor of cinema studies and director. She works for Black Cinema House, a nonprofit arts organization.

Jacqueline Stewart Age\Birthday

Stewart was born on February 1, 1970. Therefore, she is 51 years old as of 2021 and celebrates her birthday on 1st February every year.

Jacqueline Stewart Height|Weight

Stewart appears to be tall in stature. However, her body measurements are currently under review hence we will soon update.

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Jacqueline Stewart Family

Stewart was born and grew up in Melbourne. It is not known if she has any siblings and her parents’ identity is still unclear.

Jacqueline Stewart Husband

Information about Stewart’s dating life is under research due to the fact that she keeps her personal life private. It is not known whether she has any children, is dating, or is married. However, this information is currently under review and we will soon update.

Jacqueline Stewart Education

Stewart went to Kenwood Academy High School. Moreover, from Stanford University, she graduated with a BA. Later, she received her AM and Ph.D. from the University of Chicago.

Jacqueline Stewart Career

From 1999 to 2006, Stewart taught at the university. At Northwestern University, she moved to an associate professorship. Later she returned to the University of Chicago in 2013. Additionally, in 2018, she was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.


In the production of the film, Stewart has published on the history of African Americans. The films include L.A. Rebellion: Creating a New Black Cinema (2015) and Migrating to the Movies: Cinema and Black Urban Modernity (2005 which she co-authored. Moreover, she co-curated the DVD set Pioneers of African-American Cinema (2016) with Charles Musser.  Furthermore, she has chaired the National Film Preservation Board (NFPB) Diversity Tak Force and served on the NFPB of the library of Congress.

Academy Museum

Moreover, she became the first African-American host of Turner Classic Movies in September 2019. She was Silent Sunday Nights host. In 2021 she was named the inaugural artistic director at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures taking a sabbatical from the university. Moreover, she was awarded a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship in 2021.

Jacqueline Stewart Net Worth

Stewart’s net worth ranges between $1 million and $5 million.