A Closer Look at Jaye Davidson’s Life — From His Bio and Career to His Marriage and Where He Is Now
- Date of Birth Mar 21, 1968
- Age 54 Years, 6 Months
- Nationality American
- Birth Place Riverside, California
- Birth Name Alfred Amey
- Profession Model
- Career 1992–1996; 2009
- Relationship Status Married
- Husband/Spouse Thomas Clarke (gay)
- Divorce/Split Not Yet
- Gay Yes
- Net Worth Not Disclosed
- Ethnicity/Race Mixed
- Sister/s 2
- Height/ How Tall? 5' 3" (1.6m)
British model Jaye Davidson went and hugged the spotlight after two successful movies and disappeared just like that. Word has it that he is enjoying his life with a partner right now. How true is it?
Jaye Davidson is well known for portraying the transgender woman, Dil, in the 1992 suspense-drama thriller film, The Crying Game. He is also known for his huge role as the evil sun god, Ra in Stargate.
Besides The Crying Game and Stargate, Jaye has also appeared in Jiggery Pokery as Jo in 1994 and The Borghild Project as the Nazi photographer in 2009.
Jaye Davidson’s Bio Reveals Immense Net Worth Through Limited Roles In Movies
The California native was born on 21 March 1968 and raised in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire as his family left for England when he was 2 and a half years of age.
He didn’t have any experience in acting, but, he was discovered by a casting associate at a wrap party for Edward II, and his androgynous look landed him a role in The Crying Game. And later on, Jaye Davidson - Crying Game became synonymous with eachother.
As his role as the transgender woman, Dil, brought him a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor, Jaye, age 53, soon portrayed as the evil sun god Ra in Stargate in 1994. But the actor eventually retired from acting as he ‘genuinely hated the fame’ he was showered with.
So he made his way to modeling and fashion assisting and has now worked on different high-profile photo shoots. Yes, his diverse career paths contributed to his net worth more than you can imagine.
Oh, did we tell you that Jaye only agreed to play Ra in Stargate after they offered him $1 million? No wonder Jaye Davidson's net worth is in the millions.
Jaye Davidson Enjoys Time With Husband; Your Answer To Where He Is Now
The model has been an open gay man for his whole life now, and the subject became more transparent after he appeared as a transgender in The Crying Game.
His style wasn’t quite popular in the gay community, and he has even confessed about how his looks were not attractive to the gay men as homosexual men loved masculine men, which wasn’t quite fair for Jaye who had a lanky body.
Well, Jaye obviously didn’t expect to fall in the arms of a man who loved him as himself. The fashion assistant got married to his gay husband, Thomas Clarke, in July 2017 and Thomas was quick to let the people know about the news on Instagram.
Now & Forever: Jaye and his gay husband proudly hold up their marriage certificate after pronouncing their vows (Photo: Thomas Clarke’s Instagram | 17 July 2017)
Aren’t they adorable? You can’t deny the chemistry they give off just through pictures. And they have gone strong more than ever. While Jaye doesn’t bother putting his personal life out there, his husband doesn’t hesitate a bit to do so.
In fact, they even celebrated their 1st year marriage anniversary in Spain and Thomas was quick to share the picture.
Adding Spouse To Bio: Jaye and his husband Thomas smile for a picture at the Restaurante Punta Prima at Alicante, Spain during their anniversary (Photo: Thomas Clarke’s Instagram | 18 July 2018)
There you have it. If you were wondering where Jaye had been hiding, right now, he is living his life to the fullest with his husband.
As of 2021, in regards to his professional career, it is reported that he works currently as a fashion stylist in Paris, France.