Robert Ri’chard is an American actor who has once been described as one of the ‘fast rising’ stars in Hollywood because of the way he rose through the ranks to establish himself as an actor of fine repute. Starting out his career since the tender age of 10, he has constantly stunned movie lovers with his unique talent and ability to play different roles with equal ease onscreen. He is also a producer and executive producer, having worked on movies in that capacity in the past.
As an actor, Robert Ri’chard is now best known for portraying Arnaz Ballard on One on One, a popular American sitcom which gave the actor a wider exposure among movie lovers. He is also known for his work on Cousin Skeeter, a TV series among many other projects.
Robert Ri’chard’s Early Life
Robert Ri’chard was born on the 7th day of the month of January in the year 1983 in Los Angeles, a city in the south of California, USA. His full birth name has been revealed to be Robert Andrew Ri’chard.
Robert showed signs of high intelligence and acting talent early in life and it was not long before he got his chance to show the world what he was made. He also loved sport and played different games as a young man.
Growing up, the actor attended the Palms Middle School located in Los Angeles, California. He eventually had his higher education at Loyola Marymount University, a private Jesuit and Marymount research university based in Los Angeles.
Meet His Parents
According to reports, Robert Ri’chard was born to a mother identified as Beverly Ri’chard who happens to be a gym instructor. His father has been revealed to be Andrew Ri’chard. The actor is very close to his father and often shares the man’s photos on Instagram, explaining that the older man is his hero.
It is not certain if the actor has any siblings with whom he grew up in America. He has not shared any information regarding this online. Also, he has been reported to be of of Louisiana Creole descent.
His Career Achievements
Robert Ri’chard was just 10 years old in 1993 when he made his first appearance on TV as an actor after he was cast in Where I Live, a TV Series in which he starred as Brian. In 1996, his career gathered steam when he appeared in two TV series; first he starred as Gary in Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper then portrayed Leo in Nash Bridges.
In 1997, Roberts played Dwayne in Crisis Center, a drama TV series. The same year, he appeared in Promised Land, another TV Series in which he played Hank Dixon across two episodes. He rounded up the year by making his first appearance in a feature film after he was cast to play the role of Clay Crosby in In His Father’s Shoes, a drama movie. He did so well in the movie that he won an Emmy Award for his performance. At this time, Robert was already making some waves with his acting and was hailed as one of the fast rising movie stars to watch in Hollywood.
Robert Ri’chard got his name some more on people’s lips in 1998 when he landed the role of Bobby Walker in Cousin Skeeter, an American children’s sitcom. He was hailed for being believable and unique on the series. In 2000, he appeared in Alley Cats Strike, a TV movie portraying Todd McLemore.
Robert scored one of his biggest roles so far in his career in 2001 when he was cast in One on One, an American sitcom in which he portrayed Arnaz Ballard. He played the role across 113 episodes from 2001 to 2006, establishing himself as one of the really exciting movie stars to watch.
Over the years, Robert has also starred in other highly ranked movies and series including House of Wax in 2005, Veronica Mars in 2006, Eight Days a Week in 2007, Meet the Browns in 2009, The Vampire Diaries in 2012, Chocolate City in 2015, Bad Dad Rehab in 2016, Chocolate City: Vegas in 2017, Throwback Holiday in 2018 and Bolden in 2019 among many others.
Is Robert Ri’chard Married or In Any Relationship?
Robert Ri’chard is not yet married but he has been in relationships with some women in the past. The actor used to be in love with Kyla Pratt, an American actress and musician. They fell in love in 2003 after they met on the set of the hit TV series One On One. They soon began dating to the huge admiration of their fans. However, only about a year later, they went their separate ways.
Robert has also been in love with Vivica Fox, an American actress who is also a producer and television host. The couple met on the set of the movie Chocolate City in which Robert acted as Vivica’s son. They picked interest in each other and soon started dating afterwards. Their relationship sparked some stir around social media because Vivica is almost 20 years older than Robert. The coupe reportedly dated for about one year before parting ways.
At the moment, there is no report on whether or nor Robert is dating anyone. It is safe to say he is a single man concentrating on hie career.
Details of His Net Worth
Apparently, Robert Ri’chard has been able to rake in some wealth for himself over the years as a renowned actor. He has starred in so many TV series and feature movies, winning commendation and awards.
At the moment, his net worth has been said to be about $400,000 by celebrity wealth calculators.