Erik King | Biography

Posted On: 27 Jun, 2014


Erik King | Biography

Quick Facts

Date of Birth April 21, 1969
Age 49 Years 7 Month(s)
Nationality American
Profession Actor
Wife/Spouse N/A
Girlfriend Not Disclosed
Ethnicity Black
Is Gay/Lesbian No
Partner Not Yet
Divorced? No
Married Not Yet
Net Worth N/A
Height 5 ft 10 inch (178 cm)
Weight 188 lbs

“If you really want to see more work that reflects your values, you have to produce it. You have to be a contributor to the business.” - Erik King

Erik King is a renowned American actor who is generally known for doing tough scenes in American on-screen projects. Particularly, he is best known for starring as sergeant with killer impulses James Doakes in the American psychological thriller/crime drama. His tough character James in the show was known for giving hard times to the conflicting yet smart lead character Dexter, a self-acclaimed crime annihilator.

Moreover, Erik has starred as lot of cops in his professional career and in fact his father in real-life is a cop. To get more wiki about his professional career, Wikipedia’s biography on her would be a better option.

Bon on April 21, 1969 in Washington DC, USA, Erik is 45 years old of age as of 2014. His ethnicity is obviously black and as he was born in United States and grown up here, his nationality is American.

Unlike his tough and terrifying character in Dexter, Erik in real life is charming, humorous and easy to talk to. He is a complete gentleman who doesn’t brag so much about his tall height if 5 feet and 10 inches.  His muscled athletic body can handle any physical demand of an action role plus he is good in his acting abilities as well. Very few people know that he has done a nose job in the past. He was deeply criticized by his fans for changing the natural structure of his nose. But, he has given no reaction to these sorts of criticisms. Perhaps, he likes his new short nose.

His fans may connect him via twitter. His tweet name is @KingDoakes and his twitter description is given as

“I'm FINALLY on twitter. Surprise! Follow me...I'll try not to run us in a ditch!!! :-)”

His shirtless pictures can be found somewhere online. His mega muscles and hunky body orientation may be the reason wy most of his fans get afraid to go near him even to take a autograph.

He isn’t really an introvert kind of person but her likes to keep his personal life out of the media. Nothing is known about his sexual orientation. Therefore, nothing can be said about his relationship status. However, there are millions of gay fans of Erik who would not surely be afraid to go near Erik. He is probably not gay with such tough personality and height.

Often, when people are searching about Eric online, they always end up getting King Eric XIV of Sweden.

Erik was interested in sports since his childhood. After attending Morehouse College, he wins a varsity letter in tracks and fields and graduates summa cum laude. But his passion for acting keeps driving him, ultimately making him one of the recognized actor of United States.

Also, he is a lucky guy who survived a serious auto accident. His hard work and dedication to acting is a matter of inspiration for millions. Nevertheless, the company Michelin has made him spokesman of it’s new HydroEdge line of tires.