Jay Hernandez Career, Family, Education, Spouses, Height, and Net Worth

This article will answer every question you have about Jay Hernandez. Below are some of the frequently asked questions about him.

  1. What does Jay Hernandez do for a living?
  2. Who are Jay Hernandez’s parents and siblings?
  3. What are Jay Hernandez’s interests and hobbies?
  4. Is Jay Hernandez married or does he have a girlfriend?
  5. Does Jay Hernandez have any children?
  6. Where is Jay Hernandez now?
  7. How tall is Jay Hernandez?
  8. How much money does Jay Hernandez earn?
  9. What is Jay Hernandez’s net worth?

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Who is Jay Hernandez?

Javier Manuel Hernandez is an American actor and fashion model of Mexican origin. He first made his TV debut in NBC’s Hang Time.

Jay Hernandez’s Career

Hernandez made movie debut alongside Kirsten Dunst in the romantic drama Crazy/Beautiful (2001).

He has then starred in numerous films, consisting of Friday Night Lights (2004), Hostel (2005), Bad Moms (2016) and as Chato Santana/ El Diablo in Suicide Squad (2016). Hernandez performs the role of Thomas Magnum in the CBS reboot of Magnum P.I.

A photo of Jay Hernardez
A photo of Jay Hernardez

Jay Hernandez’s Age

Having been born on February 20, 1978 in Montebello, California, U.S. Hernandez is now aged 43 years as of 2021.

Jay Hernandez’s Family

Jay Hernandez’s Parents

Hernandez was born in Montebello, California as the son of Isis and Javier Hernandez Sr.. His mother was a secretary and accountant while his father is a mechanic. They are both third-generation Mexican Americans.

Jay Hernandez’s Siblings

Hernandez was born in a family of 4 siblings. He has older brothers, Michael and Gabriel and a younger sister, Amelia.

Jay Hernandez’s Education

He attended Don Bosco Technical Institute in Rosemead, California. In his senior year he transferred to Schurr High School in Montebello. He was enrolled into acting college and sent his snap shots to casting agents after, he was approached by talent manager Howard Tyner.

Jay Hernandez’s Interests

Hernandez has a massive interest in fashion modelling as he models along his acting profession.

Jay Hernandez’s Spouses

Hernandez met his wife actress Daniella Deutscher, whilst he was 14 years and she was 17. Hernandez married Daniella, his former Hang Time co-star in 2006.

Jay Hernandez’s Kids

Hernandez and his spouse, Daniella Deutscher to date haven’t any youngsters from their happy marriage of 15 years.

Jay Hernandez lives in?

Hernandez presently stay in his houses one in Oahu and the other in Kaka’ako.


Jay Hernandez’s Height

His well-built, muscular and athletic body has a top of five ft eight in (1.74 m) to go along with his modelling job.

Jay Hernandez’s Net Worth

Having been in the acting and modelling profession since 1998 to date, Hernandez has accrued a net worth of $4 million as of 2021.

Jay Hernandez’ Filmography


Year Film Role Notes
2000 Living the Life Kikicho
2001 Crazy/Beautiful Carlos Nuñez
Joy Ride Marine
2002 The Rookie Joaquin “Wack” Campos
2004 Torque Dalton
Ladder 49 Keith Perez
Friday Night Lights Brian Chavez
2005 Hostel Paxton Rodriguez
Carlito’s Way: Rise to Power Carlito Brigante
2006 Nomad Erali
Karas: The Prophecy Nue Voice
World Trade Center Dominick Pezzulo
2007 Grindhouse Bobby Teaser trailer segment “Thanksgiving”
Live! Pablo
Hostel: Part II Paxton Rodriguez
2008 American Son Junior
Lakeview Terrace Detective Javier Villareal
Quarantine Jake
Nothing like the Holidays Ozzy
2010 Takers Detective Eddie Hatcher
2012 LOL James
2013 Trooper Carlos Coto
2015 Max Sergeant Reyes
The Night Is Young Dean
2016 Bad Moms Jessie Harkness
Suicide Squad Chato Santana / El Diablo
2017 A Bad Moms Christmas Jessie Harkness
Bright Rodriguez
2019 Toy Story 4 Bonnie’s dad Voice


Year Title Role Notes
1998–2000 Hang Time Antonio Lopez Unknown episodes
1999 USA High Jose 1 episode
2000 Undressed Eddie Unknown episodes
One World Octavio 1 episode
2002 American Family Cisco 2 episodes
2006–2007 Six Degrees Carlos Green 14 episodes
2012 Last Resort Paul Wells 7 episodes
2013 Nashville Dante Rivas 6 episodes
Ghost Ghirls Agent Sanchez 1 episode
2014 Gang Related Daniel Acosta Unknown episodes
2015 The Expanse Dimitri Havelock 5 episodes
2017 Scandal Curtis Pryce Season 7
2018–present Magnum P.I. Thomas Magnum Main role
2019 BoJack Horseman Himself/Mario (voice) Episode: “A Horse Walks into a Rehab”
2020 Hawaii Five-0 Thomas Magnum 1 episode

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