If the show, Game of Thrones has elevated and made the careers of actors like Emilia Clarke and Kit Harrington, then Omari Hardwick can look to the Starz show, Power for its impact in his career. The popularity of the show, which has Omari Hardwick in a lead role has led to media attention in his personal life, which includes his wife, Jennifer Pfautch and a daughter.
Although his wife, Jennifer Pfautch, has been in Hollywood for a while as a publicist, her relationship with Omari has made known outside of her chosen industry. Her marriage to Omari hasn’t been without its own controversy and you can learn about it, along with other interesting information about her below.
Jennifer Pfautch – Biography, Age
Jennifer Pfautch is a publicist, so it comes as no surprise that she has been able to manage the extent of personal information about her that has made it onto the public sphere. So far, all we know is she was born in St. Louis, Missouri, with no detail regarding her date of birth/
In addition to the dearth of information about her childhood is her parents’ identities or details regarding the existence and identity of siblings.
Regarding her education, she attended a private school at the high school level before she headed to Lutheran University California where she graduated with a bachelor’s degree.
If Jennifer Pfautch had other professional endeavors before she became a publicist, that remains unknown. For her career as a publicist, she has worked for a number of recognized movie and TV stars, one of which is her husband, Omari Hardwick.
While Jennifer Pfautch has had a reserved presence in the media, particularly in terms of personal information, her husband has had quite a well-documented presence since he became an actor.
He started out with a dream of becoming an NFL player but was failed to make the drafts and instead decided to pursue acting as an alternative career option. Although it has been a successful ride for the Georgia born actor, it hasn’t been without its own challenges which include years spent taking acting classes and failing to get cast after auditions.
Things took an upward turn for Jennifer’s husband in 2004 when he starred in the TV movie, Sucker Free City and since then, he has made consistent appearances in a range of films and TV shows. He began to play his most popular role till date, James St. Patrick in Power, in 2013 as the lead actor in the hit show.
Jennifer Pfautch’s Family – Omari Hardwick And Son
Considering Jennifer Pfautch is a publicist in Hollywood, there is very little left to the imagination regarding how she and the actor met. Their relationship, however, became a marital one in 2012 in a ceremony that famously had very few guests from both sides of the family.
When they announced their marriage to the world, it came with a backlash from the black community who expressed displeasure at Omari Hardwick, an African American, marrying a white woman. Although the incident manifested in despicable form, with several hate messages left on Jennifer’s social media page, Omari came to the defense of his wife and was able to stem the tide of the online bullying.
Regardless, it hasn’t been a smooth ride for the couple, particularly in terms of their relationship with the black community. Although Jennifer Pfautch and Omari Hardwick have been able to build a happy home internally, raising two children, a son and a daughter named Nova and Brave respectively.
Things got uglier when rumors of the death of her son were spread online after her husband expressed his disappointment at the attack on his wife, which he compared to the loss of three members of his family – a son he had with a former girlfriend, his brother and sister.
The family currently resides in Los Angeles.
Other Facts About Omari Hardwick’s Wife
1. Despite the criticisms and the attacks, Jennifer Pfautch has continued to maintain her social media presence on platforms like Instagram where she posts regularly.
2. Her husband, Omari Hardwick, used to sleep in his car but has gotten successful enough to own a home of his own, along with a net worth of $1.5 million.
3. Her husband is also more than just an actor. He is also a poet who has contested in the National Poetry Slam.