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Aldis Hodge

Aldis Alexander Basil Hodge (born September 20, 1986) is an American actor best known for portraying Alec Hardison on the TNT series Leverage. He also portrayed MC Ren in the 2015 biopic, Straight Outta Compton. Hodge was born on September 20, 1986 in Onslow County, North Carolina. Both of his parents, Aldis Basil Hodge and Yolette Evangeline Richardson, served in the U.S. Marine Corps. Hodge's mother is from Florida, while his father is originally from Dominica. Aldis is the younger brother of actor Edwin Hodge. Hodge played both the clarinet and the violin as a child, but as an adult, his focus is on the violin; he purchased his first at the age of 18. In addition to acting, Hodge designs watches, writes, and paints. In 2007, Hodge was awarded the role of Alec Hardison on the day of his twenty-first birthday. In 2010, he received a Saturn Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor in Television for this role on Leverage. The win went to Aaron Paul of AMC's Breaking Bad. Description above from the Wikipedia article Aldis Hodge, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Sep 20, 1986 In Onslow County, North Carolina, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Die Hard: With a Vengeance 1995-05-19
Latest Project:
Series Underground 2017-05-06
Known For
Poster of Underground
Poster of Friday Night Lights
Poster of American Dreamz
Poster of Supernatural

Underground (2017)

as Noah
8.0 34 votes

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)

Action Crime Drama Mystery Thriller
as Espin
5.2 1563 votes

Hidden Figures (2016)

History Drama
as Levi Jackson
7.7 1566 votes

Straight Outta Compton (2015)

Drama Music
as MC Ren
7.6 1211 votes

The After (2014)

Mystery Drama Fantasy
as D. Love
6.6 16 votes

The After (2014)

Drama Sci-Fi & Fantasy
as D. Love
8 9 votes

The East (2013)

Drama Thriller
as Thumbs
6.5 278 votes

Red Sands (2009)

Action Adventure Drama History Horror
as Trevor Anderson
4.2 25 votes

Castle (2009)

Drama Crime
as Azi
7.3 262 votes

Leverage (2008)

Drama Comedy Action & Adventure
as Alec Hardison
7.0 71 votes

American Dreamz (2006)

Comedy Drama Family
as Soldier Chuck
4.9 78 votes

Friday Night Lights (2006)

as Ray 'Voodoo' Tatum
7.7 57 votes

Little Athens (2005)

Romance Comedy Drama
as Pitt
4.7 3 votes

Supernatural (2005)

Drama Mystery Sci-Fi & Fantasy
as Unknown
7.0 918 votes

A.T.O.M. (2005)

Action & Adventure Animation
6.5 2 votes

Bed of Roses (1996)

Drama Romance
as Prince
5.3 21 votes

Die Hard: With a Vengeance (1995)

Action Thriller
as Raymond
6.9 1840 votes