For consumers of film and TV contents, finding new interesting and entertaining shows or movies to watch is always a mission and that is something Jade Eshete has helped provide through her performance in the show, Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency.
On the show, Jade played the character, Farah Black and starred in several episodes but it is neither the first nor the last of the work of the American actress, who has also starred in shows like Ramy, Billions, Shades of Blue and High Maintenance.
She is a young actress who has recently joined the world of Hollywood but is already making a name for herself through the quality of her performances as each year passes.
Read everything you need to know about Jade Eshete below.
Jade Eshete Biography
Jade Eshete was born on 9th of January 1985 in Brooklyn, New York to parents who are of Guyanese and Ethiopian origins. It is not every day one learns of a structural engineer in Hollywood as an actress but having taken interest in performing arts since she was a child, studying structural engineering at the City College of New York was just a momentary diversion in her ultimate dream.
Before she graduated, she fed her love for dance at the National Dance Institute and after graduation, became a print model. During her time as a print model, she worked with several of the biggest names in the fashion and cosmetics business, from L’Oréal Paris to Dark & Lovely, to SoftSheen-Carson and other entities like QVC and Essence Magazine, Jade Eshete was a success as a model.
Having satisfied her interest in modeling, Jade transitioned to acting, starting from the stage where she played appearances in plays like The Color Purple and Hair before she moved to onscreen roles where she quickly gained mainstream recognition through appearances in the science-fiction show, Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency.
Movies and TV Shows
Jade Eshete’s performance art life began when she was in college, when she volunteered for the National Dance Institute, helping inner-city youth learn Dance but it was after graduation that things went into a higher gear for the Brooklyn-born actress.
She made her first on-screen appearance in the short film, Brooklove, playing the character, Mia and in the same year, she made her first significant debut in the TV Show, High Maintenance, as Jaden in an episode of the show.
In the following year, she got a chance to make longer appearances in the show, Shades of Blue, where she played a receptionist across three episodes. She also appeared as an unnamed drunk girl in the show, Deadbeat.
In the same year, after appearing in the two shows, Jade Eshete got her big break via the BBC America how, Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency, playing the character, Farah Black across 17 episodes of the show between 2016 and 2017.
Her performance in the show led to more appearances for Jade in other projects, playing more pivotal roles such as in Bruce!!!!, It’s Bruno and in Showtime hit show, Billions, where she plays the character, Lauren Turner.
Despite a short time in the industry so far, Jade Eshete has delivered a number of memorable performances that ensure she is set to be around for a long time as an actress.
At this moment in time, it appears Jade Eshete is keeping her private life extremely close to her chest. It is either that or the Billions actress is not in a relationship, because so far, there has been nothing in the way of a romantic relationship about the actress since she came onto the scene.
Not even so much as a rumor has occurred about Jade Eshete’s romantic life who appears to be focusing more on her developing career.
She has, however, revealed she developed a crush on a man named Jason Gong, back when she was in high school. Other than that, there is no sign of a relationship on the horizon for the actress.
Other Facts About Jade Eshete
- Jade Eshete’s body facts include a height of 5 feet 4 inches, black hair and black colored eyes.
- Like almost every young actress, Jade has a noticeable presence on social media via the handle, @jadeeshete on both major platforms – Twitter and Instagram.
- Although relatively new to the industry, Jade Eshete has appeared in enough projects in a short period to have a net worth of $500 thousand.