Ray Romano is a popular American actor who is known for his role in the television series ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’. Additionally, he also works as a screenwriter and stand-up comedian. Romano has appeared in a number of films and television shows. He has voiced in many films including the ‘Ice Age’ movies series. For his work, the actor has won several accolades. Here is a quick summary of Ray Romano’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Ray Romano Early Life
Raymond Albert Romano was born in Queens, New York on December 21, 1957. His parents are Lucie Romano and Albert Romano. He was raised in Forest Hills.
He completed his schooling at Hillcrest High School in 1975 and has also attended many other schools. Following that, he attended New York’s Queens College.
In 1987, he got married to Anna Scarpulla. The couple has four children named Alexandra, Joseph, Gregory, and Matthew Romano. His family has appeared many times in the show ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’.
Romano is known to be very close to Doris Roberts. He met his wife when both of them were employed in a bank. Romano has competed several times in the WSP (World Series of Poker). He has penned many episodes for ‘Men of a Certain Age’ as well as ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’.
Ray Romano Career, Awards & Achievement
Ray Romano began his career by becoming a contestant at the Johnnie Walker Comedy Search. In 1995, he voiced as Ray in the television series ‘Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist’. He rose to prominence after portraying the lead character of Raymond Barone in ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’. He appeared in a total of 210 episodes of the show.
In 2009, he was seen in ‘Men of Certain Age’. From 2012 to 2015, Romano appeared in the recurring role in ‘Parenthood’. He was also seen in the lead character of Zak Yankovich in ‘Vinyl’.
Romano has guest appeared in a number of television shows like ‘The King of Queens’, ‘The Knights of Prosperity’, and ‘Kevin Can Wait’. Currently, he is appearing on the TV series ‘Get Shorty’.
In films, Romano has appeared in films like ‘Rob the Mob’, ‘The Big Sick’, ‘The Grand’, ‘The Last Word’, and ‘Grilled’. He has voiced the lead character of Manny in all the Ice Age movie series. Romano will be next seen in the film ‘The Irishman’ in 2019.
He is also a writer and has written several episodes of his TV series. Additionally, he has penned three books including ‘Everything and a Kite’ and ‘Raymie, Dickie and the Bean’.
Awards & Achievements
Ray Romano is the winner of 3 American Comedy Awards. He has received nominations from the Golden Globe Awards, Kid’s Choice Awards and Screen Actors Guild Awards. He has also won three Emmy Awards out of 16 nominations. In 2001, the actor won the American Film Institute Award. Romano is the winner of 4 People’s Choice Awards for his performance in ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’.
Net Worth of Ray Romano
Ray Romano’s estimated net worth is more than $140 million. He owes this wealth to his career as an actor. He found considerable success by appearing in ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’. He is also a successful screenwriter, author, and comedian. His popularity also made him appear in the video games of ‘Ice Age’. Whether its comedy or by competing professionally in the World Series of Poker, Romano has ventured into different professions. He is also set to appear in an Untitled Alex Lehmann Project this year.
Ray Romano is one of the most renowned actors in the world. With his captivating performance, he went on to amass a number of fans across the world. He is also a voice actor, and his voice as “Manny” has been adored by many. Not just in acting, Ray Romano is also credited as a writer for TV shows.