Shani Hardwick was the sister of American actor and poet Omari Hardwick. She used to celebrate her birthday on July 12th every year, but her birth year is unknown. Shani Hardwick was the last born in her family and grew up loved and protected by her older brothers Malik, Omari, and Jamil.

Early Life and Education

Shani Hardwick was born in Savannah, Georgia, but grew up in Decatur, Georgia. She attended schools in her locality, but the institutions’ details were not public. However, her brother Omari studied at Marist High School in Brookhaven before joining the University of Michigan.

Personal Life

Regarding her personal life, Shani Hardwick was a married woman, but the details of her husband are unknown. In an Instagram post published by her brother, he mentioned that she was a dedicated wife and loving mother. Shani was married to a man named Wilson; however, it is unclear how they met and when they got married.

It is worth believing that they lived happily with their children when the couple was together. According to a LinkedIn profile, Shani lived with her husband and children in Detroit, Michigan.

Career and Net Worth

Shani Hardwick was an accomplished businesswoman and career woman. Shanii worked as a care manager at Sunrise Senior Living. Shani could provide the life she desired for her family because she is a career woman.

Shani has been working for several years, and throughout that time, she has made a good fortune, with her net worth estimated to be close to 1 million dollars. On the other hand, her brother Omari, who has been in the acting industry for over 20 years, has a net worth of 5 million dollars.

Her Brother

Shani Hardwick’s brother was talented; growing up, he participated in several activities, including playing football, baseball, basketball, poetry, and acting. Upon completing his university education, Omari tried to pursue a football career, but he was never selected for the NFL Draft, so he decided to focus on acting.

While starting his acting career, Omari Hardwick struggled, and he had to do odd jobs to be able to pay for his acting classes. Besides, he lived in his car, but things started improving in 2004 when he landed a role in the film Sucker Free City. After making a breakthrough in the acting industry, he started appearing in several shows; he appeared in The Guardian before landing a role as a regular in the medical drama series Saved.

Over the years, Shani’s brother has gained a lot of recognition, and he has appeared in several shows, including Next Day Air, Everyday Black Man, For Colored Girls, Things Never Said, and Sorry to Bother You.

Is Shani Hardwick still Alive?

According to one of Omari Hardwick’s posts, he mentions that it was hard for him when he lost his brother, son, and sister. Given that Shani Hardwick was his only sister, it is worth believing she was referred to in the post. She died at age 33, but details of the cause of her death have never been made public, with some speculating that it was a gunshot.