Who is Watkin Tudor Jones? Age, Net worth, Relationship, Height, Affair

Watkins Tudor Jones, commonly known as Ninja, is a notable rapper, composer, record producer, and even a director located in South Africa. He is well known for being a member of the rap-rave group titled Die Antwoord and as an actor for his involvement in different movies, including Chappie.

Watkin Tudor Jones: Bio, Age, Ethnicity, Siblings

Watkin was born in Johannesburg of South Africa on 26th September 1974, which makes him 47 years old as of the present year 2022. Even though he is highly renowned for his rapping skills and is very popular internationally, he loves to keep his personal life away from the media’s attention, which is why not a lot of information about his family and childhood is available to the world.

It is not known who his parents are and what kind of career they are involved in; the identity of his siblings is also not known, which includes how they grew up and what sort of work field they engage in.

Watkin maintains a stiff lip when addressing his family and early upbringing. Still, Yolandi Visser of the band Die Antwoord said that Watkin was fascinated in the South African hip-hop scene from an early age of 13, and he frequently went nightclubs to finesse his talents for becoming a rapper.

Quick Facts

Real Name/Full Name Watkin Tudor Jones
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Ninja; Watkin Tudor Jones
Birth Place: Johanesburg, South Africa
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 26 September 1974
Age/How Old: 47 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 181 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
Weight: In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 176 lbs
Eye Color: Brown
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents Name: Father – N/A
Mother – N/A
Siblings: N/A
School: N/A
College: N/A
Religion: Christian
Nationality: South African
Zodiac Sign: Libra
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: N/A
Kids/Children Name: 4
Profession: Rapper
Net Worth: $10 million

Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions

So, how old is Watkin Tudor Jones in 2022 and what is his height and weight? Well, Watkin Tudor Jones’s age is 47 years old as of today’s date 18th May 2022 having been born on 26 September 1974. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 181 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs roughly 176 lbs in Pound and 80 kg in Kilograms.

Watkin Tudor Jones
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It is no longer a surprise that Jones wants to live off the grid as a lot of facts regarding his early life is already missing, and he never likes to discuss them as such with the world. Unlike other celebrities discuss their everyday life with their fans, Jones is relatively discreet, which is why there is not much known about Jones’s academic history as well.

It is not known which school he attended and when he graduated high school, which university he got himself into, and if he did, what kind of academic field did he chose for himself. All of this information is unavailable to the media at the moment.

Personal Life: Girlfriends, Wife, and Children

The followers and fans of Jones assume that he must have had several other involvements in love relationships given his excellent looks and renown, but there is no evidence that can confirm such assertions. Yet it is known that Jones used to date his fellow bandmate named Yolandi Visser of Die Antwoord, and he even has a kid with her named Sixteen Jones. As of now, the couple is known to have walked their own ways, and Jones has adopted three more children named Tokkie, Meisie, and Jemile.

Is Watkin Tudor Jones Gay?

Even though there is no information accessible on Jones, who is supposed to have a long dating history, however it is known that he once shared a love relationship with Yolandi Visser, his fellow bandmate who is a woman and also has his children with her. Thus is reasonable to assume that Jones is everything but gay as he also disclosed that he identifies himself as a straight guy.

Career Opportunities

Jones was interested in rap music from an early age and started his career with the band The Original Evergreen, which was signed under the umbrella of Sony Music and launched an album named Puff the Magic, which was subsequently banned for the song involving narcotics. After this, he produced a solo album named Memoirs of a clone and eventually became the lead vocalist of the band named Max Normal. He joined and left different bands like The Constructs of Corporation, and MaxNormal.TV before finally becoming a member of the Die Antwoord band.


Currently, there is no record of Watkin’s award successes available to the media, although the recognition and support he receives from his fans from around the world as a successful rapper must mean more to him than any award or nominations.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Watkin Tudor Jones

Watkin’s net worth is predicted to be around $10 million estimated as of the current year 2022. Most of this is produced by his great career as a rap artist who has collaborated with many bands and even soloes during his career.

Interesting Facts

  • Tudor is also an actor and has acted in movies including Goeie More Zuid Africa, Tokoloshe, Umshimi Wam, and Chappie.

Watkin Tudor Jones is a notable rapper noted for his rapping abilities that he finessed from the age of 13. He found his affinity for rap and focused his time to learn it well for pursuing it later as a career. The hard effort and commitment that he put into his career have helped him gain the reputation that he has today, and this is why many people from around the world consider him as a true inspiration.

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