Eric Benet
Eric Benet
Real Name/Full Name Eric Benét Jordan
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Eric Benet
Birth Place: Wisconsin, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 15 October 1966
Age/How Old: 57 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
Weight: In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 176 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Medium Brown
Parents Name: Father –Lawrence Jordan
Mother –Joyce Jordan
Siblings: Lisa Jordan
School: Bradely Tech School
College: N/A
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Yes(2)- Maneula Testolini, Halle Berry
Kids/Children Name: Yes(3)
Profession: Singer-songwriter, actor
Net Worth: $6 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

The amazingly talented Eric Benet, whose recent appearance was in 2013, in the second season of the massively hit television show Real Husbands of Hollywood. Apart from various other interviews and everything. He was there as a guest star along with several other actors.

Well, how well do you know about Eric Benét? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Eric Benét’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Eric Benét to date.

Biography and Early Life

There is not much revealed about his early life. His fans love and support him for who he is right now, rather than what he used to be or what he was in the past. This is truly admirable. The very few things we know about him is that he is the last-born kid, i.e., the youngest child born in the family. They are five siblings in total. He was raised in Alabama, United States. He had a pretty average childhood, and he loves every part of it. It made him who he is today, and hence he is highly thankful for it. It shaped him to be the fantastic person he is now.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Eric Benét in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Eric Benét’s age is 57 years old as of today’s date 14th April 2024 having been born on 15 October 1966. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176 lbs in Pound and 80kg in Kilograms.


Like every other celebrities in this world. Eric Benet is also an educated guy. Although, there is not much known about his education. He only sees that he passed out from Bradely Tech School. From some sources, it is said that he is a topper since childhood in school as well as in college.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Eric Benet exchanged rings in January 2001 with the gorgeous lady Halle Berry. They were madly into each other. Alas, as they as you cannot live with everyone even if you love them unconditionally. Tension started to grow in between them, which eventually created a bridge between them. They grew unhealthy for each other, and thus, after two years, the couple decided to part their ways in 2003.

In 2005 he finally confirmed their divorce and moved on with their life ahead. There have been several rumors and controversies, but the R&B singer admitted his mistakes and later owned them. In 2011, he decided to give relationships a second chance finally and got hitched with Manuela Testolini. They also have babies together, Lucia and Amoura. Two of them are beautiful and well-mannered.

Is Eric Benet Gay?

His past relationships are specific and confirm that he has no involvement with the same sex or any action. The actor never explicitly mentioned his sexual preferences, but it is evident that the man is straight. Fans have no obligations, though, on his choices, and he likes and thanks them for being so kind towards him. He loves the fact that his fans support him through thick and thin.

Professional Career

The man started his career as a singer and sang his way through some hit albums. He even hit massive records but has tried his hands in acting too. He is going pretty smooth at it now, also. People love him, especially his fans. The man sure gained some attention with his music. His award count is huge.


The singer and actor have successfully bagged quite a few awards and nominations for his talent. He won the Best Original for his song “Love don’t Love Me” in 2002. The guy was even nominated for his acting skills too in 2012 for Trinity Good heart. Both of these were given to him in Black Reel Awards.

He has been nominated four times for Grammy Awards in different years. In 2009, he was nominated twice for two other albums- “You are the only one” and “Love & Life.” In 2012, the man was also selected as the best traditional R&B performance for his work “Sometimes I Cry.” There are too many feathers in his hat to count.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Eric Benet in 2024

Eric Benet Net Worth
Eric Benet Net Worth

Our celebrity, Eric Benet, has gained a lot of fame. His total net worth is, no wonder, immense! The man is worth $6 million as of 2024. It is no huge for a celebrity like him, though. It is expected of him that within the upcoming years, the digits will increase more.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

Not much insight is known. Eric Benet has a very open mind. The man is highly supportive of his family, especially his kids. Fans love him for that. The man is highly gentlemanly and responds to every backlash and anything with extreme calmness. The singer even responded to Jay-Z. Jay-Z dedicated a line to him in his album 4:44.

After that lines, the outrage was expected, but Eric was kind enough to let any feud come in between the two artists. After his two years of marriage with the lovely lady, Halle Berry, Eric was also sent to rehab. He went to sex- addicted rehab program.

The man is an absolute gentleman. He sure is highly successful both in his personal life and in his career. He indeed had his ups and downs; everyone does. But the fact that he fought and overcame it is what makes him so lovable.

The way he takes care of his family is highly appreciable. This generation may not know him well enough, but the older audience sure has enough hearts for him. The celebrity is not forgotten. He left a mark in the industry and have a substantial impact on its growth.


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