Ray Romano is an actor who is best known for appearing in ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’. He is also a stand-up comedian and screen writer. He also starred and created the comedy drama called ‘Men of a Certain Age’ on TNT. Romano has also lent his voice in the Ice Age film series. He has also competed many times in the World Series of Poker. He started his career by appearing in the short film called ‘Caesar’s Salad’ in 1990. He has also written books and has also written many episodes of Everybody Loves Raymond and Men of a Certain Age. The estimated net worth of Ray Romano is $140 million US dollars.
Raymond Albert “Ray” Romano was born on December 21, 1957, in Queens, New York. He was born to parents Albert Romano and Lucie Romano. His mother was a piano teacher and his father was an engineer and real estate agent. He has a brother named Richard who is a sergeant in the NYPD and another brother named Robert who works as a teacher. He went to the Our Lady Queen of Martyrs School in Forest Hills.
He then went to Archbishop Molloy High School and later graduated in 1975 from Hillcrest High School. After completing his high school, Roman then went to Queens College in New York for a brief period. In 1989, he participated in the Johnnie Walker Comedy Search and was shown on the Comedy Channel.
In 1987, Ray Romano married Anna Scarpulla. He has got three sons named Gregory, Matthew, and Joseph and a daughter named Alexandra Romano.
Ray Romano lent his voice in ‘Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist’ in 1995. A year later, he became a cast member of ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’. He became the star of the show which was telecasted on CBS. Following this, he started doing stand-up comedy on the ‘Late Show with David Letterman’.
In the 1990s, Romano appeared in various television series like Cosby, The King of Queens, The Nanny, and Becker. In 2002, he voiced Manfred “Manny” in the film Ice Age. He then became a guest star in ‘The Price Is Right’. He was the main topic of the documentary movie ’95 Miles to Go’. In 2008, he appeared in the lead role in the series ‘Men of a Certain Age’. In the 2000s, Raymond appeared in many films including The Grand, Eulogy, The Last Word, Funny People, and Grilled.
In 2012, he was seen in ‘Parenthood’. He lent his voice in all the Ice Age movies and also in its TV specials ‘Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas’ and ‘Ice Age: The Great Egg-Spectacle’. In 2014, he appeared in the film ‘Rob the Mob’. A year later, he was seen in ‘Vinyl’. This was followed by appearing in ‘Kevin Can Wait’. In 2017, he appeared in the main role of Rick Moreweather in ‘Get Shorty’. He also appeared in the film ‘The Big Stick’.
Ray Romano has won three American Comedy Awards. He has won two Emmy Awards out of eight nominations. He has been nominated twice for the Golden Globe Awards and thrice in the Screen Actors Guild Awards. In 2001, he won the American Film Institute Award. He has won four People’s Choice Awards and has been nominated two times in the Kid’s Choice Awards.
How much is Ray Romano Net Worth in 2017
Ray Romano appeared in many TV series and films in his career. The actor has gone on to inherit good wealth for himself. Ray Romano’s net worth is an estimated $140 million US dollars as of 2017. In 2004, he was named as the highest actor in the history of TV. He portrayed the lead character of Raymond Barone in ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’ and appeared in its 210 episodes.
He has lent his voice to the Ice Age series video games. He has written many episodes of Everybody Loves Raymond and is also the producer of the show. In his career, Romano has penned three books including the non-fiction ‘Everything and a Kite’.
Ray Romano will be next seen in the 2019 film ‘The Irishman’. His family has made various appearances in Everybody Loves Raymond. He has competed seven times in the World Series of Poker. He has also competed in AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.