Who is Ralph Carter? Know his bio, net worth, career, personal life

January 16, 2018Who is Ralph Carter? Know his bio, net worth, career, personal life

Who is Ralph Carter?

Ralph David Carter is an American actor and singer. He is best known for his work as a child and teenager both in the Broadway musical Raisin and as the character Michael Evan of the CBS sitcom Good Times.

Ralph Carter was born on the 30th of May in 1961 making his current age 56. He was born in New York City, United States of America.

Career and net worth of Carter

Carter started his career with a debut in Good Times in 1974. He was featured in The Groomsmen in 2006 and in Gramma’s Hands. In 1975, he recorded an album called "When You’re Young and in Love". He performed on Soul Train. His record “Extra Extra” was a hit in the mid-1970. He had 80’s singing nightclub. He had performed mainly as a Bariton Balladeer performing in NY clubs such as "Sweetwaters". He was also in an episode of "E! True Hollywood Story". And in 2005, he has appeared in the cast of Ain’t Supposed to Die a natural Death for the Classical Theatre of Harlem company. Carter’s performance received high acclaims and as a result, he achieved the "Theatre World Award" was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Supporting of Featured Actor in a Musical in 1974. On the popular sitcom Good Times in 1974 he was best known as a juvenile player which was aired on 70a TV with his portrayal of spunky activist son Michael, the youngest sibling in the Evans household. The net worth of Ralph Carter has been estimated to be around $ 1 million dollars.

Personal Life of Ralph Carter

Ralph Carter has been married twice and has five children. Three of them are from his second wife River York. Prior to River, he was in a relationship with Lisa Parks. He met his first wife at a Christmas party in 1982. Lisa is the sister of Ralph’s best friend Larry Parks. The couple got engaged on July 21, 1986, and got married after a less than a year of engagement February 5, 1987. Lisa gave birth to their first son Michael Ralph Carter on March 10, 1988, and gave birth to their second son on September 8, 1989. But sadly their married life could not sustain for long as they got divorced after 5 years of marriage. Ralph Carter fell for River York and got married to her. On September 15, 1995, they welcomed their son Phoenix and their daughter, Jessica, was born on April 23, 1997. Their third child, Vivica, was born on July 25, 1999. He is a proper family man who pays more attention to his family and his children rather than his professional career. Currently, he lives in New York City.


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