Aldis Hodge

Aldis Hodge

Overview: Aldis Hodge Biography, movies and NetWorth.

Aldis Alexander Basil Hodge, born September 20, 1986, is an American actor who has built a dynamic career playing a variety of roles in both film and television. He is best known for his roles as Alec Hardison in the TNT series Leverage, MC Ren in the 2015 biopic Straight Outta Compton, and Noah in the WGN America series Underground.

Hodge began his acting career in the early 2000s, appearing in several television shows and films, including Friday Night Lights, ER, and Die Hard with a Vengeance. He gained wider recognition for his role as Alec Hardison, a computer hacker in the TNT series Leverage, which ran from 2008 to 2012.

In 2015, Hodge starred as MC Ren, a member of the N.W.A. rap group, in the biopic Straight Outta Compton. The film was a critical and commercial success, and it earned Hodge critical acclaim for his performance.

Following Straight Outta Compton, Hodge continued to work in both film and television. He had notable roles in the films Hidden Figures (2016), One Night in Miami (2020), and Black Adam (2022). On television, he starred in the WGN America series Underground (2016-2017) and the Apple TV+ series For All Mankind (2019-present).

Hodge is a versatile actor who is able to seamlessly transition between different genres. He has played a wide range of characters, from comedic to dramatic, and he is always believable in his performances. He is also a talented musician, and he has used his musical abilities in several of his roles.

In addition to his acting career, Hodge is also a philanthropist. He is the founder of the Aldis Hodge Foundation, which provides educational and financial resources to underprivileged youth.

BornSeptember 20, 1986
BirthplaceOnslow County, North Carolina
Birth NameAldis Alexander Basil Hodge
Marital StatusSingle
Height6 ft 1 ¼ in (1.86 m)
ParentsAldis Hodge Sr. (stockbroker), Marianne (Dalgliesh) (homemaker)

Aldis Hodge Net Worth and Earnings

Aldis Hodge is a SAG Award-winning American actor celebrated for his versatility and depth across film and television. Aldis Hodge’s net worth is estimated to be around $10 million.

Earnings from movies and series

Movie/TV SeriesYearEstimated Earnings
One Night in Miami2020$2 million
Underground (TV Series, 2016-2017)2016-2017$100,000 per episode
Straight Outta Compton2015$750,000
Hidden Figures2016$500,000
Leverage (TV Series, 2008-2012)2008-2012$75,000 per episode


AwardCategoryMovie/TV ShowYearResult
Screen Actors Guild AwardOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureOne Night in Miami2021Won
Independent Spirit Robert Altman AwardEnsemble CastOne Night in Miami2021Won
Black Reel AwardOutstanding Supporting Actor, Motion PictureHidden Figures2017Won
Teen Choice AwardChoice Breakout TV StarLeverage2008Nominated