Ving Rhames is an actor, producer and writer from the United States of America. His most popular role could be in “Mission: Impossible” movie series as Luther Stickell. Ving Rhames is also popular for his role in the drama sport TV movie “Don King: Only in America”. Go on reading to know Ving Rhames’s net worth in 2018, professional career and personal life below.
Ving Rhames Early Life
Actor Ving Rhames was born as Irving Rameses Rhames. He was born on May 12, 1959 in Harlem neighbourhood in New York City, New York, United States. His father Ernest Rhames worked as an auto mechanic, and his mother Reather Rhames was responsible for building the family’s home. His name came from the longtime correspondent and journalist Irving R. Levine who worked for NBC News but passed away in 2009.
Ving Rhames was mostly grown and raised by his parents in his hometown. His sibling’s name is Junior Rhames. Ving Rhames completed his schooling at the High School of Performing Arts, and then he went to the State University of New York at Purchase to study drama, transferred to the Juilliard School from where he earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
For her personal life, marriage, divorce and children, Ving Rhames has experienced all of that. His first marriage was from 1994 – 1999 to Valerie Scott, and it ended with no children. Since 2000, Ving Rhames has been married to Deborah Reed, who has a few credited acting roles that were in the 60s and 70s. Ving and Deborah have 1 daughter and 1 son together, Reign Beau Rhames was born in 2000 and Freedom Rhames was born in 2002.
Ving Rhames Career, Awards & Achievement
Ving Rhames made his debut starring role in the 1991 comedy horror movie “The People under the Stairs”. He had another great role in the crime movie “Pulp Fiction” which starred many popular stars in the industry. Around that time Ving Rhames appeared in episodes of the medical drama series “ER”.
Ving Rhames began appearing in “Mission: Impossible” movies with its first installment which was released in 1996. He had an outstanding starring role in the action movie “Con Air”. In the same year, in 1997, Ving Rhames began receiving award nominations and winnings for the TV movie “Don King: Only in America”. He starred in the popular action movie “Death Race 3: Inferno”.
Ving Rhames’s 2018 plus movie acting roles including a drama movie titled “Con Man”, drama titled “Cagney and Lacey” and another installment of Tom Cruise’s action spy movie titled “Mission: Impossible – Fallout”.
Awards & Achievements
Ving Rhames has a good number of award winnings and nominations. For “Don King: Only in America” he won the Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television and the Online Film & Television Association Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture or Miniseries next to his only Primetime Emmy Award.
Net Worth of Ving Rhames
The actor, producer and writer Ving Rhames has an estimated net worth of $20 million and is expecting to increase soon. He earned his wealth of millions from the acting roles he land in TV series and in movies. Ving Rhames’s estimated salary for a “Mission Impossible” movie is around $7 million.
Ving Rhames is one of the most loved to watch actors, who has more than 130 credited acting roles in both movies and series. He has been an icon in the industry and he gained a lot of popularity for “Mission Impossible” movies. Ving Rhames is happily living with his wife Deborah Reed and their children.