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Curtiss Cook


Facts of Curtiss Cook

Full NameCurtiss Cook
First NameCurtiss
Last NameCook
ProfessionAmerican character actor and director
Birth CityDayton, Ohio
Birth CountryUnited States
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseAngelica Edward
No Of Children5
Networth$2 M
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Curtiss Cook is an American character actor and director best-known for Shutter Island, Arbitrage, and the Interpreter

He is currently starring as a recurring character in a show time hit series, The Chi, playing Douda, a Southside businessman and hustler.

Married and divorce

Curtiss was married to a woman whom he fell in love with. 

Through their marriage, they were blessed with beautiful kids

They subsequently got divorced after his spouse confessed that she didn't want to be a mother or a wife further.

Became a single father 

Curtiss became a single father after his wife left him and the children alone. 

The couple was blessed with two daughters and a son

His children, Curtiss Jr., Isis, and Kimani, are currently 29, 28, and 24 years

Having to feed and raise his three children alone made him a responsible father.

Tough time made him even stronger

During his earlier days, he used to work at Off-Broadways

It was a tough time as he had three children's responsibilities and the amount he used to get paid from plays was not sufficient. 

There was a situation when he was evicted from the apartment, along with the children. 

He thought of giving up his dream and working at McDonald's or the post office to one point. 

But he also thought of finding a way to continue his dream job

His tough time made him even stronger, and promised his children that they would not go through the same situation ever. 

His financial struggle taught him to handle his financial responsibility.

Curtiss Cook with daughters, Isis, Kimani, and Jade.
Curtiss Cook with daughters, Isis, Kimani, and Jade. Source: Instagram 


He re-married Angelica Edward. They are together for a long time as a happy couple. 

They share two children from their marriage. 

They are currently residing 65 miles outside of New York City in his three acres of land up in the mountains amidst nature.

Curtiss Cook with his wife, Angelica Edward.
Curtiss Cook with his wife, Angelica Edward. Source: Instagram

Father of a total of five children 

Curtiss is a proud father of a total of five children. Three with his ex-wife and two with the second wife

Two children from his second marriage are Twins, Harlem and Jade. They were born on 20th March 2004

He is extremely close to his children and loves them to the core. His eldest daughter is married

He is blessed with grandchildren as well.

In His Footsteps 

His eldest son, Curtiss Jr., is in his footsteps

He is famous for his work in The Day Shall Come (2019), Manifest (2017), and Gook (2018).

Curtiss, who is renowned for his character, Radd, in the series Manifest played the role of the father of his real-life son, Curtiss Jr

Both father and son completely nailed the scene.

Curtiss Cook's son Curtiss Jr. 
Curtiss Cook's son Curtiss Jr. Source:

Net worth

Curtiss Cook is a significant actor who made his dream of becoming an actor true by clearing the hurdles. 

He kept the promise he made to himself and his children. He is now earning well amount from his career. 

Because of his work, he has bagged a role in Steven Spielberg's remake of West Side Story

His net worth as of now is:

 YearNet Worth 
Curtiss Cook2020$2 million (approx)


  1. His date of birth is not revealed, but he was born in Dayton, Ohio, USA.

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