Name: Ernie Hudson
Profession: Movie Actor
Gender: Male
Height: 183 cm
Age: 77
Birth Place: Benton Harbor - Michigan
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius

Ernie Hudson

Ernie Hudson is a Movie Actor, and he was born on 17 December - 1945(77 years old) in Michigan. Ernie Hudson zodiac sign is Sagittarius. More detailed information about Ernie Hudson given below.

About Ernie Hudson

He is well recognized for his role as Winston in the Ghostbusters franchise. He's also recognized for his roles in The Crow and Warden as Sergeant Albrecht and Warden. He gained even more prominence as Leo Glynn in Oz. In 2015, he began co-starring in the Netflix original series Grace and Frankie, which he wrote and produced.


He enlisted in the Marine Corps after high school.

Ernie Hudson before fame

Before becoming famous for his role in Ghostbusters, he worked as a supporting actor in films such as The Dukes of Hazzard.

Achievement of Ernie Hudson

After graduating from high school, he joined the Marine Corps.

Salary 2020

Not known

Net Worth 2020

$5 Million

Ernie Hudson family life

In 1985, he married Linda Kingsberg. Rahaman, Ernie Jr., Ross, and Andrew are his four sons.

Associations of Ernie Hudson

He appeared as himself on Josh Radnor's television sitcom How I Met Your Mother.

Ernie Hudson Physique Measurements

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Height 183 cm
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Ernie Hudson Timeline

  • 1963

    Hudson married his first wife, Jeannie Moore, in 1963, when she was sixteen and he was eighteen. They had two sons, Ernie Hudson Jr. and Rahaman Hudson. When Ernie and Jeanie divorced in 1976, their sons moved to live with Hudson in California. Hudson remarried in 1985 to a former flight attendant Linda Kingsberg; they also had two sons, Andrew and Ross.

  • 1973

    Hudson joined the United States Marine Corps immediately after high school but was discharged after only three months on medical grounds due to asthma. Having moved to Detroit, Michigan, he became the resident playwright at Concept East, the oldest black theatre company in the United States. He enrolled at Wayne State University to further develop his writing and acting skills, graduating in 1973. He established the Actorsu0027 Ensemble Theatre where he and other talented young black writers directed and appeared in their own works. He was briefly in a doctoral program at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities before leaving to appear in a stage production of The Great White Hope. Later, he studied toward a Master of Fine Arts in acting at Yale School of Drama, but left after a year to appear in Leadbelly.

  • 2006

    Hudson was cast as Warden Leo Glynn on HBOu0027s series Oz. On Oz, his son Ernie Hudson Jr. co-starred with him as Muslim inmate Hamid Khan. Hudson also appears as the character Munro in Congo (1995) and as Police Sergeant Albrecht in The Crow (1994). He switched gears when he played a preacher opening the eyes of a small townu0027s prejudice in the 1950s in Stranger in the Kingdom. He is also known for his role as Harry McDonald, the FBI superior of Sandra Bullocku0027s character in the feature film Miss Congeniality (2000). He appears in the Stargate SG-1 episode "Ethon" as Pernaux. Hudson also appeared as Reggie in the film The Basketball Diaries (1995). In 2006, he appeared in the television movie The Ron Clark Story as Principal Turner. In 2008, he began a recurring role as Dr. Fields on The Secret Life of the American Teenager. Hudson also had a recurring role on the final season of Law & Order as Lt. Anita Van Burenu0027s boyfriend and then fiancu00e9.

  • 2011

    In 2011, he played Stuart Owens in Torchwood: Miracle Day.

  • 2015

    Beginning in 2015, Hudson was cast in a recurring role as Jacob, an organic farmer who is the romantic interest for Frankie Bergstein (Lily Tomlin) in the series Grace and Frankie.

  • 2016

    Hudson appeared in the 2016 Ghostbusters reboot, playing Bill Jenkins, the uncle of Leslie Jonesu0027 lead character Pattie Tolan. In August 2019, he confirmed his involvement in Ghostbusters: Afterlife directed by Jason Reitman, joining original cast members, Sigourney Weaver, Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray and Annie Potts. The movie is scheduled for release on June 11, 2021.

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Ernie Hudson was born on 17 December, 1945.

Ernie Hudson is from Benton Harbor - Michigan.

Ernie Hudson is 77 year old.

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