Joel Smollett Biography

Joel Smollett

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Birth Name: Joel Smollett
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Late Joel Smollett was an American personality who is recognized as the father of American actors Jussie Smollett, Jake Smollett, Jazz Smollett, and Jurnee Smollett-Bell. He was a cable splicer who emigrated from Russia and Poland to the United States of America. Regarding his nationality, Joel is American, and he is of Jewish descent. Though Joel is no more among us, he is alive in the form of his children who are carrying on his legacy.

Joel Smollett was married to a beautiful African- American woman, Janet Smollett with whom he has six children. The husband and wife were having a great time together. However, their relationship came to the tragic end after Joel lost his battle with cancer. 

Currently, his wife Janet lives together with her children, Jussie, Jazz, Jurnee, Jake, Jacqui, and Jojo Smollett. Since the death of her husband, she has been living a single life and has not involved in love affairs. Neither there is any news or rumors regarding her relationship.



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Born Jazz Smollett

1980 1st of April

Jazz Smollett, daughter of Joel Smollett, was born on April 1, 1980, in Northern California, California, the United States of America. She is an American actress who is best known for her portrayals on TV shows On Our Own, Smollett Eats.  


Jussie Smollett Born

1982 21st of June

Joel Smollett's son Jussie Smollett was born on June 21, 1982, in Santa Rose, California, the United States. He is an American actor, singer, and photographer. 


Born Jurnee Smollett-Bell

1986 1st of October

Jurnee Smollett - Bell is an American actress who began her acting career appearing on television sitcoms. She was born on October 1, 1986, in New York City, New York, the United States.  


Born Jake Smollett


Joel Smollett's son, Jake Smollet was born on July 29, 1989, in New York City, New York, the United States of America. He is also an American actor.

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