Maxwell Jenkins Biography : Age, Girlfriend, Family, Networth, TV Shows and Movies

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Maxwell Jenkins was born in Chicago (US) on May 2, 2005. He is one of the multitalented stars who is not just an actor but also a good musician, mandolin player and acrobat performer. Maxi’s family runs a Chicago based Midnight Circus, where his father Jeff Jenkins and mother Julie Greensberg are business partners. Apart from that his Maxi’s father was a former ‘Ringing Clown’ and mother Julie was a theatre actress. Maxwell inherited all the qualities from his parents, no wonder he started performing in the circus when he was only 3 year old.

He used to perform various acts like acrobatics, juggling, tightwire walking, playing mandolin to name a few.

Real NameMaxwell Jenkins
Nick Name / Pet NameMax and Maxi
ProfessionActor, Musician, Singer in the band, Acrobat Performer
Talent Agency / ManagerInnovative Artists L.A.

Body Measurements and Appearance

Maxwell is quite tall in height, since he is young he is still growing. As of December 2021, his height is 5 feet 11 inches (5.11′) and weight is 60 kgs. The details might change over a period of time. So keep visiting this section for more up to date result.

Maxwell Jenkins Height and Look in 2022 - Young Reacher
Maxwell Jenkins Height and Look in 2022
HeightIn Inches – 5.11″ ( 5 Feet 11 Inches)
In Metre – 1.8 m
In Centimetres – 155 cms
WeightIn Kilograms – 60 Kgs
In Pounds – 132 lbs
Hair ColorBlond
Hair TypeStraight
Eye ColorLight Brown
Figure MeasurementsN.A
Sexual OrientationStraight

Maxwell Jenkins Personal Life

Apart from his professional work in TV series and Movies, he also actively participated in family circus. Which was a non-profit show, but he raised over $1 million for Chicago Park renovation and for other social awarness programs including disaster relief fund. He also made contribution towards other charity organizations and advocated education.

Date of BirthMay 3, 2005
Age as on 202116 Years
Birth PlaceChicago, illinois, United States
Zodiac SignTaurus
Current LocationChicago
HobbiesActing, Playing Musical Instrument


Maxwell Jenkins did his initial schooling from Chicago public high school. Although, we do not have any information about his college. Which we will continue to find and update once we have that information.

SchoolChicago public high school

Professional Qualification

Max is a madolin player and knows many instruments. He learn music from old town school of folk music.

Acting / Singing CourseOld Town School of Folk Music

Maxwell Jenkins Family and Siblings

Maxwell’s father Jeff Jenkins is a former ‘Ringing Clown’ having partnership with his wife ‘Julie Greenberg’ in Chicago based circus. Maxi’s mother Julie is a theatre actress, all in all the entire family’s background is from performance arts. Max also has a younger sister, her name is Sam or Samantha Ray Jenkins.

Maxwell Jenkins family picture - Father - Mother and Sister Samantha.
Maxwell Jenkins with Family
FatherJeff Jenkins
MotherJulie Greenberg
SisterSamantha Ray Jenkins (Younger)

Maxwell Jenkins Favorite Things

Maxwell loves vegetarian food, his favorite Restaurant is Carbon Arc Bar where he visits every now and then. His favorite singer is Alec Benjamin. Maxi has great interest in science fiction movies and his favorite super heroes are Nova and Captain America. He also loves movies like Blade Runner and Startrek.

Max also has great interest in sports, he loves soccer, hockey and basket ball. He also loves gaming on consoles. Since he is also a musician, at times you will find him singing with Cowboy Jesus and the Sugar Bums band.

Food PreferenceVegetarian
Favorite RestaurantsCarbon Arc Bar &Restaurant
Favorite SingersAlec Benjamin
Favorite FilmsCaptain America, Blade Runner, Startrek
Favorite SportsWhitecaps (soccer)
Blackhawks (Hockey)
Basket ball
Favorite ActressUnknown
Favorite ActorSteve Rogers
Favorite HobbiesHorse Riding
Nintendo DS
SpongeBob SquarePants
Favorite BookUnknown
Favorite TV ShowEverything Sucks
Gilmore Girls
Stranger Things
Favorite DestinationUnknown

Maxwell Jenkins Affairs, Spouse and Children

Maxwell is single right now, he hasn’t had any affairs till December 2021. He is only 16 and not married.


First Serial / DramaBetrayal
First AdvertisementNot sure about first but he has advertised Netflix, Gucci, Bear Walker, Space X, Lids
First MovieA Family Man (2016)
First Webseries / OTTSense 8

Maxwell Jenkins Upcoming Projects

Maxwell Jenkins will be seen in an upcoming TV series ‘Reacher’ which is in post production and will be released on February 4, 2022. The first season of this series was based on the first reacher book ‘The Killing Floor’. There will be 7 episodes in this upcoming series.

Maxi’s co-actors in this TV series will be:-

  • Alan Ritchson
  • Malcon Goodwin
  • Willa Fitzgerald
  • Kristin Kreuk
  • Bruce Mcgill
  • Chris Webster
  • Harvey Guillen
  • Currie Graham
  • Marc Bendavid
  • Willie C Carpenter
  • Jonathen Koensgen
  • Leslie Fray
  • Gavin White
  • Matthew Marsden
  • Ava Cheung
  • Lara Jean Chorostecki
  • Ali Johnson

Maxwell Jenkins TV Shows List

  • In 2013-14 Maxwell played Oliver in TV Series ‘Betrayal’.
  • In 2015, he played Ryan Griggs in ‘NCIS : New Orleans’.
  • In 2016, Maxi played JJ in TV series ‘Chicago Fire’.
  • In 2015-17, he played Young Will in TV series ‘Sense 8’.
  • In 2018, he played Will Robinson in the most popular series ‘Lost in Space’, which has 28 episodes.
  • In 2021, he played EJ Daniels in TV series ‘Chicago Med’.
  • And finally his upcoming TV series ‘Reacher’ is in pre production, which is anticipated in February 2022. In this series he will play the character of ‘Young Reacher’.

Maxwell Jenkins Webseries list

The most popular webseries of Maxwell Jenkins is ‘Lost in Space’ (2018-2021) streamed on Netflix, his co-stars in the TV series are: Taylor Russell, Molly Parker, Mina Sundwall, Toby Stephens.

Maxwell Jenkins picture from series Lost in Space
Maxwell Jenkins in Lost in Space

Maxwell Jenkins Movies

YearMoviesCharacter Name
2016Popstar: Never Stop Never Stopping10-Year Old Owen
2016A Family ManRyan Jensen
2020Joe BellJoseph Bell

Awards and Nominations

  • In 2019, Maxwell got nominated in Best Supporting Actor in Streaming Presentation category for his work in Lost in Space.
  • He won Community Leadership Award for his work in ‘Special Merit Award’ in 2020.
  • He also got nominated in Best Performance by a Younger Actor in a Television Series category for his brilliant work in most popular TV series Lost in Space.

Salary and Net Worth

Maxwell charges $30,000 USD per Episode. His estimated networth is $350,000

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