Lester Speight Bio

(Actor, Former football player)

Relationship Statistics of Lester Speight

What is Lester Speight marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
How many children does Lester Speight have ? (name):One(unknown)
Is Lester Speight having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Lester Speight gay ?: No

More about the relationship

Lester Speight is a married man. He has tied the knot with a mysterious woman and he also has a daughter with whom he spends most of his free time. He is also seen sharing his time in the company along with his family members and friends.

Who is Lester Speight?

Lester Speight is an American actor, a former professional football player, and former professional wrestler who is popular for his appearance in a series of Reebok commercials.

Parents, Family, Ethnicity

He was born on 28th August 1963, in Baltimore, Maryland. His birth sign is Virgo. He was born to parents Gussie Waston (mother) and Richard Speight (father).

He suffered ADD (Attention Deficit Disorder) & ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder) during his childhood which resulted in a range of behavior problems like focusing on schoolwork, discipline, completing tasks, and social interaction. During his school days, this deficit led Speight to face multiple problems and he invested everything in sports instead of focusing on normal studies.

Speight holds American citizenship but ethnicity is African-American.


He joined the Old Mill High School in Millersville from which he graduated in 1981 and was briefly involved in school sports and inducted at Old Mill High School Hall of Fame starring in three sports: football, track, and basketball. After that, he joined the Morgan State University with a majored in communications and minored in Theatre in 1995. In addition, he became a Division I All-American Linebacker for the University.

Lester Speight: Professional Life and Career

After graduation, he tried his best to play in the NFL, he ran the 40-yard dash in 4.3 seconds during his trial for the United States Football League. Also, Baltimore Stars afforded him the platform and signed a two-year contract for his hard work and dedication. He never made into the NFL before he even played one season the USFL folded and

Apart from NFL, he also involved himself in professional wrestling where he fighting for Global Wrestling Federation and Catch Wrestling Association, as Rasta the Voodoo Man. But then he didn’t become a part of the area for a long time and quit wrestling in 1997, to achieve his dream in acting.

Later, he started his acting career by appearing in a superhero movie ‘The Meteor Man’ in 1993 and then performed in a television role in a 2000 series ‘Walker Texas Ranger’. Likewise, his marvelous performance in a Reebok commercial made him popular and skyrocketed to fame and appeared in dozens of movies and TV shows.

Some of his notable appearances include in Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay, Malcolm in the Middle, Prison Break, My Wife and Kids.

In the year 2017, he appeared in a hit TV series NCIS: Los Angeles. Then he appeared in a movie called Speech & Debate and The Mick.

Net Worth($3M)

The net worth of Lester Speight is around $3 million and he has collected such a good amount of money from his versatility in different fields especially his career in the entertainment industry. The average wrestler on the main roster earns $500,000 per year and the actor earned an average salary of $39.84 per hour in the States.

Height, Weight

He stands a height of 6 feet 6 inches and weighs 118 kg. Also, he has black hair color with dark brown eyes color

Social Media

He has around 6.1k followers on Instagram, about 6.1k followers on Twitter, and around 5k followers on Facebook. In addition, he keeps posting motivational pictures and videos on his Instagram account.

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