Marcus Henderson Bio, Age, Height, Family, Education, Career, Net Worth

Marcus Henderson Biography

Marcus Henderson is an American actor. He is popular for the film Get Out, an Oscar-winning horror film for his role as Roman ‘Walter” Armitage.

Marcus Henderson Age|Birthday

Henderson was born on September 13, 1987. He is 34 years old as of 2021 and celebrates his birthday on 13th September every year.

Marcus Henderson Height|Weight

Henderson’s height is 5 feet 9 inches (approximately 175 centimeters). His weight is 72 kilograms.

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Marcus Henderson Family

Henderson was born to his parents Leon (father) and Barbara (mother). He has one brother by the name of Leon Henderson Jr. However, he is married and a father of two daughters.

Marcus Henderson Education

Henderson went to a college at Alabama State University on a football scholarship. He became a member of the Gamma Beta chapter for Phi Beta Sigma while in the university. Moreover, his first professional role as an uncredited extra in the film Honeydripper was brought about by when he saw a one-man show performed by Charles S. Dutton. Moreover, he graduated in 2011 from Yale School of Drama where Dutton had him a recommendation letter.

Marcus Henderson Career

Henderson has said that theater is his first love and describes himself as a poet, chess, actor, and ukulele enthusiast. Moreover, he performed Shakespeare both at the California Shakespeare Company and at Yale. His character as Big Sid in Django Unchained was his first major film role. In addition, he had a recurring part in the TV series Snowfall and played a small part in the TV series Survivor’s Remorse.

Additionally, in 2016, in Pete’s Dragon, he portrayed one of the henchmen who sets out to capture a dragon. He was nominated for an ensemble Gold Derby Award for a co-starring role in the film Get Out in 2017 along with the rest of the cast. He played the character “Engel” during season 1, in Homecoming. Also, in an Amazon series starring Julia Roberts in 2018. Homecoming was nominated for Best Drama Series and for 3 Golden Globes.

In addition, in Juanita, a film adaptation of Sheila William’s novel Dancing on the Edge of the Roof, he has been a cast. On TRU TV’s show Tacoma FD, he plays the character Granville “Granny”.


2018 – 2020 – Homecoming
2019 – Juanita
2018 – Insidious: The Last Key, Mammoth
2017 – Frederick
2016 – Peter’s Dragon
2015 – Woodlawn
2014 – Whiplash, College Musical The Movie

Marcus Henderson Net Worth

Henderson’s net worth is $1 million.