Terrence Jenkins is an American television celebrity and model who had hosted the show “106 & Park” for six consecutive years. Jenkins was born on 21 April 1982 in the neighborhood of Queens in the city of New York. However, Terrence spent most of his childhood days in Raleigh and North Carolina. Terence completed his schooling at Rocky Count’s Northern Nash High School. During his time at the school, he got some introduction to the music field as Terrence was a DJ at WRSV Soul 92.1, an FM radio station.

Jenkins continued to work as a DJ at his college North Carolina A&T State University. Terrence was also actively involved in student welfare activities as the Student Government Association President. Later, Terrence joined Omega Psi Phi, an international student fraternity. In the spring of 2004, Terrence became a member of Mu Psi chapter. In the same year, Jenkins finished his course of mass communication and graduated with flying colors.

Terrence’s first job was at a Florida-based office of a sports company. One day, his friend and fraternity co-member Fred Whitaker informed Terrence about an audition for the anchor of “106 & Park.” Terrence did not hesitate to take his chance and went to New York for the trials. But, the jury did not select him. Terrence decided to try once again, and he auditioned for the same post in Atlanta. But this time, the judges zeroed in on Terrence to become co-host of the music show. 106 & Park got aired on Black Entertainment Television (BET), and Terrence was one of the hosts of this music video countdown show. 106 & Park got international coverage in many countries such as Canada, United Kingdom, Jamaica, and Japan.

In fact, the viewers loved Jenkins’ style of presenting the program which made him a famous figure worldwide. In 2012, Jenkins quit the show after a collaboration of six years and replaced Ryan Seacrest as the co-presenter of E! News. Since then, he has hosted different events including Miss USA (2016, 2017) and 2017 MTV Movie & TV Awards. Terrence has acted in a couple of serials like “Kourtney & Khloe Take Miami,” Coupled, “The Game,” and Food Network Star.

If we talk about his film career, Terrence has featured in Christina Aguilera’s Burlesque, The Perfect Match, Baggage Claim, Think Like a Man Too, Sparkle, White T, and Rapture. Terrence has joined hands with the fast-food giant “McDonald’s” to visit some schools in the New York and emphasize the role of education in everybody’s lives. Jenkins wrote a book “The Wealth of My Mother’s Wisdom” which got launched in the year 2013.

C. Thomas Howell English Actor

C. Thomas Howell

C. Thomas Howell is a well-known American actor as well as director. He is famous for his works in The Outsiders. Christopher Thomas Howell was born on 7 December 1966 at Van Nuys, California, U.S. He is also known as Tommy Howell and Tom Howell. His father was Christopher N, a stunt coordinator, and a rodeo performer. His mother was Candace Howell. Thomas has three siblings. Stacy and Candi are her sisters, and John is his brother. His parents got divorced when he was very young, and he then lived with his mother. He was married to Rae Dawn Chong from 1989-1990. She was his co-star in Soul Man. In 1992, he again got married to Sylvia Anderson. They have three children, Isabelle born on 17 February 1993. Their second child Dashiell was born on 2 January 1997 and third child Liam was born on 24 April 2001. He lives in Stevenson Ranch, California with his family. When Thomas was a very little boy, he did his television debut with The Brian Kelly Show for an episode. He has also performed in rodeo and has been the winner of the Junior Rodeo Association. He also tried stunt coordinating for a few years. His film debut was in E.T, The Extra-Terrestrial. His major initial project was The Outsiders in which he played the lead role of Ponyboy Curtis. He also bagged an award for Young Artist Award for his role in the movie. He went on to become the teen icon and appeared in teen magazines like 16 Magazine and Tiger Beat. He got his nickname Tommy and Tom from these magazines. He then appeared in Grandview, U.S.A along with Charlie Sheen, Red Dawn, and Lea Thompson. His next big hit was Secret Admirer along with Lori Loughlin and Kelly Preston. In 1986, The Hitcher was released which was one of the most successful roles in Thomas’s career. He played the role of the target of the hitchhiker. The movie was appreciated a lot, and the sequel was made in 2003. His other works include Soul Man, Giovane Toscanini, A Tiger’s Tale, The Return of the Musketeers, Side Out, Gettysburg, etc. In 2005, he appeared in War of the Worlds. He then directed and acted in the sequel War of the Worlds 2 in 2008. In 2012, he played the role of Jack’s father in The Amazing Spider-Man. He did television series like Ray Donovan, Animal Kingdom, Sleepy Hollow, Ties That Bind, Grimm, etc.

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Hector Echavarria

Hector Echavarria is an actor, director, screenwriter, producer, businessman, activist and a martial arts champion, of Argentinian descent. Born on the 6th December 1969, in Corrientes, a town in Argentina, Hector suffered from pediatric asthma and underwent an acupuncture therapy for relief. His Chinese acupuncturist suggested that he take up martial arts to overcome this handicap state. Encouraged by his parents as well, he started training at the age of 4 under Grand Master Tung Kuo Tsao. By the time he was 13, he had learned Jiu Jitsu and Judo and he continued his training in Karate and Tae Kwon Do. As a teenager, Hector became the “youngest kick-boxer,” of his time, to enter the ring as a pro. He has claimed that around 5,000 people attended that match. By the age of 17, he already had a competitive career in martial arts. In 1987, he appeared as Batista in “Miami Vice” after a luck-by-chance meeting with the publicist of the show, who offered to secure the audition for him. He also went on to star in “Brigada Cola” in 1992, along with several Argentine films and TV series, including ‘Los Extermineitors’ and its sequels throughout the ‘90’s. He also acted in “Cradle 2 the Grave”, “Confessions of a Pit Fighter”, “Never Surrender”, “Death Warrior”, “Chavez Cage of Glory”, etc. Hector began his film production career with “Fuerza Maxima” in 1992 and has gone on to produce and direct several of his films like “Death Calls”, “Never Surrender”, “Death Warrior”, “Chavez Cage of Glory”, etc. He also served as a writer in these movies, establishing himself as a screenwriter, too. He also composed the soundtrack of “Chavez Cage of Glory”, which he has often described as his dream project. Although the critics panned the movie for its uneven acting and poor cinematography, besides a flat storyline, the stunt work was praised for its authenticity. In the year 2000, Hector was honored with an induction into the ‘Martial Arts Hall of Fame’, in the United States of America. He has also been the Kickboxing Champion of the World, defending his title eleven times. He is also a Kung-Fu master, having earned black belts in Jiu Jitsu (2nd dan), Judo (2nd dan), Taekwondo (5th dan) and Karate (7th dan). Hector also owns a clothing line, started by him and a martial arts federation. As of 2017, he will be acting in his directorial ventures namely “Justice for All” and “The Pastor”.

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Hector Echavarria English Actor