Hailing from North Philadelphia, TJ Atoms is an actor best known for playing ODB in Hulu’s show “Wu-Tang: An American Saga.” Because of his appearance and his rapping abilities, a large number of people believes that TJ is a son of ODB. So, who is the actor playing ODB? Is he the son of ODB?
We address it all in this TJ Atoms Wiki. So, scroll down this article to know more about him, his age, his net worth, and his relationship status.
Is TJ Atoms ODB Son?
No, TJ Atoms is not the son of Hip Hop legend Old Dirty Bastards ‘ODB.’ He is just an actor who applied for the role of ODB and got the part when ODB’s son Young Dirty Bastard didn’t. However, TJ had auditioned for the part of Raekwon. However, he got a call back to audition for ODB.
TJ shared: “I never thought I’d be able to play OLD DB in a million years.” After landing the role, TJ contacted his ODB’s family, listened to his interviews, watched his taped performances, and so on.
RZA explained to Angie Martinez, “[His son] did good, he took classes. He just has more time to develop his acting skills,” Then, he made the call not to cast YDB. ODB was the father of his three kids; Young Dirty Bastards, Shauita Jones, and Taniqua Jones.
Who Are TJ Atoms Parents?
Parents and siblings of TJ Atoms remain anonymous as of this writing. We know for sure that most of his family members still live in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, but he is extremely private about his family life. As of this writing, the proud parents and siblings of the actor stay away from the spotlight.
Is TJ Atoms Married?
Based on our research, No, TJ Atoms is not married. When it comes to operating his social media, he is extremely professional and shared no information on his dating life. So, we remain in the dark when it comes to his marriage, information on his possible wife, and his current girlfriend if he is dating someone.
TJ Atoms Age
According to several internet sources, TJ Atoms was born on 11 June 1995. He turned 26 years old in June 2021.
TJ Atoms Net Worth
Actor TJ Atoms has a burgeoning net worth of under $100 thousand. He first appeared on the entertainment scene of Philly as a rapper and a member of the Bakery Boys. The group earned fame with the work they put out and particularly for the intertwining skateboarding culture with the art scene and the underground.
Eventually, they had developed a cult following and even ended up winning the Philly Hip-Hop award. TJ being the youngest in the group was the fan-favorite. However, the group split up. Nevertheless, TJ kept on pursuing his career as a musician. But at the age of 18, he turned to act and everything changed for him from that point on.
“Music was becoming over-saturated. So, I wanted something new, something different. didn’t see a lot of people like me acting on television,” TJ told PhillyTrib. He appeared in one music video and then he became an actor. A lady came up to him when he was in the city’s Rittenhouse Square and told him, “I love your style. I’m doing this [music] video. I want you to be a part of it.”
He slowly learned about Backstage (A publication that lists acting jobs).
TJ packed his stuff and came to New York to pursue his dream as an actor. He was auditioning by day and couch surfing by night. His first speaking role was on “Blue Blood.” His other roles include his appearance on Orange Is the New Black, You, Power, Godfather of Harlem, The Forty-Year-Old Version, and of course Wu-Tang: An American Saga.
According to his LinkedIn profile, he joined the Media Artist Group as an actor in March 2013. He worked on a commercial with Music Choice for the release of their New app in 2015. Starting from July 2011 he worked as Brand Ambassador for BakedRecording.
TJ is also associated with RogerPaul Inc since 2015. For nearly two and a half years, he worked as a talent and later became a professional actor/musician starting from 2015. He has joined VaynerMedia as a talent in New York City starting from July 2015.
When Does TJ Atoms Celebrate His Birthday?
TJ Atoms celebrate his birthday every year on 11 June.
How Tall Is TJ Atoms?
TJ stands tall to the height of 5 feet 8 inches.
Is TJ Atoms On Instagram?
Yes, TJ Atoms is on Instagram. His Instagram handle is (@tjatoms) which is verified as of this writing. Around 53.3k people followed him on hat platform and contain 78 posts in total.