Laz Alonso is a famous American film and television actor best known for his role in the movie, Fast & Furious. Further, he is known for providing the voice of Tsu’tey in the 2009 film Avatar. For two years from 2014 to 2016 he is also known for his role in the show, The Mysteries of Laura.


Alonso was in a long-term relationship with former Miss Teen and the contestant on The Apprentice, Claudia Jordan. Later they were separated as Jordan married Datari Turner in 2009.

Laz Alonso Early Life and Education

Laz Alonso was born on 25th March 1974, in Washington, DC. As far as his ethnicity is concerned, he belongs to Afro-American and holds the American nationality. His birth sign is Aries.

The talented actor joined the Howard University and completed his bachelor’s degree in Business. From his early days, he was interested in the field of acting. Alonso spent his childhood entertaining his family and friends with excellent mimicry and imitations.

Laz Alonso Acting Career

The proficient actor, Alonso started his career by hosting shows on the BET network. He then featured in several music videos by Aaliyah and Toni Braxton. He has had supporting roles in the movies like Leprechaun: Back 2 Tha Hood, This Christmas, Miracle at St. Anna, Down for Life and Jarhead.

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Additionally, he played one of the lead characters on the TV series Breakout Kings. He has made television guest on The Unit Bones, The Practice, Eyes, Miami, and NCIS.

The talented actor was the lead in the 2013 NBC drama entitled Deception. He also featured the role of Detective Billy Soto, one of the main characters on the NBC series The Mysteries of Laura.

Laz Alonso Married, Dating, Wife, Affairs, Girlfriend

The renowned actor, Laz Alonso is pretty uptight about sharing his personal details. Previously he was in a relationship with Claudia Jordan. The couple dated for several years and separated when Claudia married Datari Turner. He was also rumored to be dating Bria Myles, Model. 

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Alonso is seen active on different social media including Twitter and Instagram. He has posted several pictures of partying and traveling at his Instagram account so we can assume that he loves partying a lot. Moreover, he has posted a picture of him with the former president, Barack Obama and captioned it

I told President Obama to call if he ever needed me.

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Currently, Laz is dating Chandra Davis, a former Flavor of Love winner, better known as Deelishis. The couple is also seems to be open about the relationship  as she upload the red roses picture send by Laz mentioning Thank You Baby!! and which he replied, “You are so wonderful.” 



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Laz Alonso Net Worth, Income, Earning, Salary, Life Style

Alonso is living a lavish life. He has earned an astonishing amount of salary from his professional acting career as his several movies and TV series are a successful hit.

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Allocating information from several sources, it is found out that Laz Alonso current estimated net worth is reported to be around $2.5 million. In his Instagram account, he has posted a picture of his home and has said he loves the combination of stone and wood of the house. It really gives texture and depth to a house.