He’s A Proud Aggie
Not only is Terrence J handsome, he is a strong, college-educated Black man. The Queens native attended North Carolina A&T State University, where he served as Student Government Association President. When his head wasn’t buried in books, he spun records as the DJ for A&T’s radio station, WNAA, and at the local Greensboro station, 102 Jamz. After pledging Omega Psi Phi that spring, he graduated with a degree in mass communications in 2004.
He Got His Big Break On 106 & Park
One year later, Terrence J auditioned for BET, who was looking for new 106 & Park hosts. As the story goes, Terrence J emptied his savings to fly to New York and auditioned to be considered for the gig. After feeling unsatisfied with his first audition, he rented a car and drove to Atlanta for a second chance. Now that’s determination.
With a charming smile and dazzling eyes, the 34-year-old is an easy contender for #ManCrushMonday.
He’s About That Gym Life
We love a man who takes his health seriously, and Terrence J is definitely serious about his fitness.
He Has Dapper Style
Terrence J is a stand out on any red carpet. From his perfectly tailored suits to his fitted jeans and button up, Terrence is always fly.
He Has His Eye On The Big Picture
Terrence continues to hone his acting and hosting craft. The charismatic personality hosted this year’s Miss USA competition and continues to be the go-to talent for it.
He’s Not Afraid To Take Risks
Following his impressive run on 106 & Park, Terrence brought his talents to E!. After three years as co-anchor, Terrence moved on to pursue acting and producing full-time. He eventually signed on to do the FOX TV show Coupled.
His Career Continues To Reach New Heights
The three-time daytime Emmy Award nominee expanded his career when he stepped into the acting field in 2006, starring in The Heart Specialist. His first major role came when he co-starred in Kevin Hart’s Think Like a Man. Now he commands the scene as the leading man in the romantic comedy The Perfect Match.
He Was Perfect In The Perfect Match
Terrence J’s swoon-worthy character, Charlie, was the ultimate bachelor until falling head over heels for his leading lady, Eva (Cassie Ventura). Terrence and Cassie’s chemistry made The Perfect Match a joy to watch. Did we mention the intimate scenes that showed off his sexy side?
He Has Equally As Cute Celeb Friends
Did you see when Terrence went on a boys’ trip with his friend Michael B. Jordan? Talk about double the dose of eye candy!
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