Last updated on October 26th, 2023 at 01:29 pm
Thomas Jakes Jr. Biography | Wikipedia
Thomas Jakes Jr. is a famous American Media personality and celebrity well recognized as the son of renowned American Bishop and Author Pastor TD Jakes. Born in August 1994, Thomas grew up as the youngest of Pastor TD Jakes’s five children. He got married to his wife in March 2020 and the wedding was officiated by Pastor TD Jakes at his American mega non-denominational church called The Potter’s House in Dallas, Texas.
Thomas Jakes Jr. Education
Information regarding the 27-year-old’s educational background is currently under review. This is because he likes to maintain a quiet and low-profiled life away from the public’s eye. Nevertheless, more on Thomas’ education will be updated once it is confirmed available.
Thomas Jakes Jr. Age
How old is Thomas? Jakes Jr. is 29 years old as of 2023. He was born on August 14, 1994, in Texas, United States. His birthday is celebrated on 14th August every year. His zodiac birth sign is Leo. ALSO READ: Cora Jakes Coleman
Thomas Jakes Jr. Nationality | Ethnicity
Thomas holds American nationality and citizenship by birth. He was born and brought up in a suburban neighborhood situated in Texas, United States as the son of Bishop TD Jakes. Therefore, Jakes belongs to the African-American ethnicity/heritage/ancestry.
Thomas Jakes Jr. Height
Jakes Jr. Stands at an average height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.87 m). However, information regarding his exact weight and other body measurements is still under review. Nevertheless, Thomas has dark brown eyes and his hair color is black.
Thomas Jakes Jr Father T.D Jakes
Thomas was born as the son of a renowned American bishop, author and filmmaker called Thomas Dexter Jakes Sr. (father) and his wife Senta Jakes (mother). He also grew up as the youngest son alongside his four older siblings, Jamar Jakes, and Jermaine Jakes. Sarah Jakes Roberts and Cora Jakes Coleman. Jakes Jr.’s father first began his ministry as a pastor of the Greater Emanuel Temple Faith back in 1982 when he was only 25 years old.
In 1988, he joined the Denomination Higher Ground Always Abounding Assemblies which was founded by Bishop Sherman Watkins. He then moved to South Charleston and his congregation was able to grow to 300 members back in early 1990. In 1995, TD Jakes founded an organization that published books and produced films called TDJ Enterprises.
He also served as a co-host on a weekly radio and television show with national distribution through syndication called Get Ready. The Potters House Maga non-denominational church was founded by TD Jakes back in 1996 in Dalla, Texas where it is currently based. Thomas’ father also accompanied President George W. Bush to areas that were destroyed by Hurricane Katrina back in 2006 and led the early morning prayer services for President Barrack Obama back in January 2009.
Thomas Jakes Jr Siblings
Jakes Jr. is the youngest brother of Jamar, Jermaine, Cora, and Sarah Jakes Roberts. Most of his siblings are either authors, filmmakers and pastors who minister at his father’s nondenominational church based in Dallas Texas. His older sister, Sarah was born on July 17, 1988, and now works as a businesswoman, best-selling author and media personality in the United States. His other older sister Cora Coleman is a mother of two who serves as a senior pastor at the Potter’s house. She was born on July 19, 1987, while Jermaine was born on January 4, 1980, and Jamar was born on January 4, 1979.
Thomas Jakes Jr Wedding | Wife
Is Thomas Married? Jakes Jr. is currently married to his lovely wife, Larissa Piao. The two love birds exchanged vows in an intimate wedding ceremony that was officiated by Jakes’ father at The Potters House Church in Dallas, Texas on March 12, 2020. The wedding took place three days before the COVID 19 pandemic hit the world. Thomas and his now live together as a married couple in Texas, United States. They also celebrated their first wedding anniversary back in March 2021.
Thomas Jakes Jr. Net Worth
Thomas Jakes Jr.’s net worth is approximately $1 million. However, his father TD Jakes has an estimated net worth of around $20 million dollars.