Quick Facts Hill Harper

  • NameHill Harper
  • Birth NameFrancis Eugene Harper
  • Nick NameF. Hill Harper
  • FatherHarry Harper
  • MotherMarilyn Hill
  • NationalityAmerican
  • EthnicityBlack
  • ProfessionActor
  • Working ForMovies and TV shows
  • Net Worth$ 1.5 million
  • SalaryN/A
  • Eye ColorBlack
  • Hair ColorBlack
  • Famous ForAuthor
  • Affair withRozonda 'Chilli' Thomas
  • GirlfriendRozonda 'Chilli' Thomas
  • MarriedN/A
  • EducationHarvard Law School, Harvard University, Brown University, John F. Kennedy School of Government
  • MoviesAll Eyez on Me
  • TV ShowLimitless

Hill Harper is a renowned American actor and author. He is mainly known for his works as Dr. Sheldon Hawkes on the television series CSI: NY and as Darnell in The Handler. Similarly, he is one of the leading actors of the 2017 television series, Mind Hunter where he plays the role of Dr. Marcus Andrews. He is also a good friend of former USA president, Barack Obama.

Aged 51, Hill is currently dating an Asian woman named, Chloe Flower. She is a professional pianist. Before Chloe, he was linked with the women such as Dolicia Bryan, Taraji P. Henson, and Rolando ‘Chilli’ Thomas.

Harper Early Life and Education

Francis Eugene Hill Harper was born on May 17, 1966, in Lowa City, Lowa. He is a son of a psychiatrist father, Harry Harper, and an anesthesiologist mother, Marilyn Hill.

Instagram: American actor and author, Hill Harper’s childhood photo;

The talented actor, Harper first completed his elementary school from the Bella Vista High School in 1984. He then graduated from the Harvard Law School and did Masters in Public Administration from the Harvard University. With an intention of being an actor, he later joined Westfield State College and Howard University where he received several honorary degrees which include honorary doctorates too.

Harper Career

Harper’s acting career began in the year of 1993 in the television series, Life Goes On and movie, Pumpkinhead II: Blood Wings. Right after that, his profile rose to fame in the film industry circuits. He then appeared in the numbers of series and films such as

Television Series

  • Married With Children- 1993
  • Renegade- 1994
  • The Client- 1995
  • NYPD Blue- 1996
  • Mama Flora’s Family- 1998
  • The Handler- 2003
  • CSI: Miami- 2004
  • CSI: NY- 2004
  • The Game- 2009
  • Limitless- 2015
  • Unsung Hollywood- 2016 and so on

Youtube: Hill Harper talking about the series, CSI: NY;


  • Get on the Bus- 1996
  • Hav Plenty- 1997
  • He Got Game- 1998
  • Love, Sex and Eating the Bones- 2003
  • A Good Man Is Hard to Find- 2008
  • 1982- 2013
  • The Boy Next Door- 2015 etc

Besides acting, Hill’s career also includes voice-over work and author. Till the date, he has written several books including, Letters to a Young Brother: Manifest Your Destiny, The Conversation: How Black Men & Women Can Build Loving, Trusting Relationships, The Wiley Boys etc.

Currently, Hill plays for the television series, How it Really Happened and the Good Doctor. In the same way, he has also appeared in the movie called All Eyez on Me as a role of a journalist.

Youtube: Actor Hill Harper talks about the television series, the Good Doctor;

Harper Personal life

NAACP Image Award winner and multi- Award nominee, Harper has been linked with several women till the date. Currently, he seems to be living a single life. However, earlier he was in a relationship with an Asian woman named, Chloe Flower who is a professional pianist. The exact date of their affair is unknown but according to several sources, it is confirmed that they have been seen together since 2012.

Actor, Hill Harper and pianist, Chloe Flower. Actor, Hill Harper, and pianist, Chloe Flower.

Before Chloe, he also dated an American Singer, Rolando ‘Chilli’ Thomas, actress, Taraji P. Henson, and actress, Dolicia Bryan. However, their relationship did not last for the longer period.

Although Harper is aged 51 at present, he has not got married yet. However, he is a father of a child since 2015. He adopted a baby boy from a homeless woman whom he gave a name, Pierce Hill Harper.

American Actor, Hill Harper and his adapted child. American Actor, Hill Harper, and his adopted child.

Recently, Harper seems busy on his career as there has not been any news or rumors about his personal Life. It is hard to believe that, the handsome guy is single till now. He might be looking for the right partner and might get married soon.

Harper Net Worth

Hill Harper earns a decent amount of money from his multi-professions. As of 2017, his net worth is estimated at around $1.5 million dollars.