Hemky Madera - Biography

Last Modified: Oct 10, 2022

Hemky Madera
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Queen of the South (TV series), Spider-Man (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $1.4 million

Personal Details

Born on : January 26, 1977 (age 46)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Hemky Madera
Birth Place: Queens, New York, USA
Horoscope: Aquarius
Father's Name: Luis Madera
Mother's Name: Gisela Madera
Siblings: N/A
High School: Santiago Christian School
Ethnicity: Dominican
Nationality: Dominican, American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: March 15, 2011
Wife's Name: Jesse Lynn Madera
Children: 2

George Madera (son)
Jack Madera (son)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.74 meter (5 feet 9 inch)
Weight: 78 kg (171.96 lb)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Hemky Madera?

Hemky Madera is an actor by profession and Dominican, American by nationality. He is best known for his roles in the Dominican series En La Olla, Trio en Alta Mar, in the series Brockmire, Queen of the South, and in films Spider-Man: Homecoming and Spider-Man: Far From Home as Mr. Delmar.

Hemky Madera – Age, Parents, Siblings

Hemky Madera’s birth took place on January 26, 1977, in Queens, New York, United States. He was born to Dominican parents Luis Madera and Gisela Madera.

He was born prematurely when his mother came to visit relatives in New York. When he was just two months, the family moved back to Santiago, Dominican Republic. Aside from this nothing is known about his family, siblings, and childhood.

Source: Instagram (Hemky Madera with parents in April 2019)

Education, Ethnicity

For education, Hemky Madera attended Santiago Christian School and graduated from the same. He then attended a college from which he graduated with a degree in marketing.

His ethnicity is Dominican.

Hemky Madera – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce

Madera is a married man. He married his longtime girlfriend Jesse Lynn Madera, a singer and songwriter, in 2011. Hemky Madera and his wife have two children together, both boys. Their first son’s name is George Madera and their second son is named Jack Madera.

The couple is raising their sons along with their pet dog as best they can. They are happily married without rumors of extra-marital affairs or divorce.

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Source: Isntagram (Hemky Madera, Jesse Lynn Madera in 2018)

Hemky Madera – Career

Before fame

After completing his studies, Madera had a series of different jobs but had always wanted to become an actor.

So, he decided to give acting a try and has been acting since 2000. He moved to New York where he worked on the production of The Bookie's Lament but soon returned to the Dominican Republic. There he starred in the mini-series Asalto en la Lincoln and in sitcoms Ciudad Nueva, Los Electrolocos, etc.

Worked in

After success in Dominican films and TV, Hemky Madera returned to the United States in 2003. He soon began to portray minor roles in movies  Dreaming of Julia (2003), The Lost City (2005), Rango (2011), Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017), and Spider-Man: Far From Home (2019).

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In TV series, he has had appearances in Law & Order: Criminal Intent, The Shield, Brothers & Sisters, My Name Is Earl,  The Good Guys, Weeds, Brockmire, and Queen of the South.

In theatres, he has worked in Feast of the Goat, Life is a Dream, The Mistress of the Inn, Chronicles of a Death Foretold, Blood Weddings, Midnight Brainwash Revival, etc.

Source: marvel-cinematic-universe-guide (Hemky Madera in Spider-Man: Homecoming)

Worked with

Hemky Madera has shared screen time with Gabriel Macht, Harvey Keitel, Gael García Bernal, Dustin Hoffman, and Bill Murray, to name a few.

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Hemky Madera – Awards, Nominations

In 2008’s Screen Actors Guild Awards, he was nominated for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.

Hemky Madera – Net Worth, Salary

Madera’s net worth is estimated to be $1.4 million while there have been no estimates for his salary. 

Hemky Madera – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media, he is active on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.

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