Tony Rader Biography


Who is the wife of Tony Rader?

Reflecting on the personal life of Tony Rader, he is a married man and has a beautiful wife named, Valarie Pettiford.

They got married in 1993 at the Little Church of the West at the Mirage Hotel, based in Las Vegas. His wife is an American actress, jazz singer, and dancer who is best known for her role as ‘Big Dee Dee’ Throne on the UPN sitcom ‘Half & Half’.

To date, they do not have any kids together.

Relationship Facts of Tony Rader

  • Tony Rader is married to Valarie Pettiford {Compare Couple}.
  • He does not have any kids as of now.
  • Tony Rader is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Tony Rader?

Tony Rader is an American actor who has amazing acting skills. He is best known to be the husband of an American actress, and singer, Valarie Pettiford.

Tony Rader- Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity, Education

Tony Rader was born in the United States of America in 1960. Rader is 62 years old as of 2022 holding the American nationality. He is of Caucasian ethnicity.

The actor’s precise date of birth and family background are not available at the moment.

Tony Rader- Professional Life, Careers

In 1986, he debuted his acting career by appearing in the drama series, ‘Fame.’ He shared the stage with Gene Anthony Ray, Debbie Allen, and Carlo Imperato.

In 1996, he debuted his small-screen appearance, by appearing in the comedy series, ‘Unhappily Ever After.’ He starred along with Arthur Silver, and Ron Leavitt.

However, Valarie Pettiford is a known American actress and singer.

Valarie Pettiford began her career as a dancer and choreographer in Bob Fosse’s productions on Broadway. She made her appearance as a dancer in the American crime-drama film ‘The Cotton Club’ in 1984.

She debuted her television career in the American crime drama television series ‘The Equalizer in which she depicted the role of Jackie. Her other notable roles were in ‘Another World’ from 1988 to 1990, ‘One Life to Live’ from 1990 to 1994, ‘Half & Half’ from 2002 to 2006, and ‘The Blacklist’ from 2015 to 2016.

She is also active in her singing career and released a Jazz album titled ‘Hear My Soul’ in 2005. Recently, she portrayed the role of Rhonda Sales in the American drama television series ‘Being Mary Jane’ 2019.

Awards, Nominations

She was nominated for the Image Award in the category Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for ‘Half & half’ in 2004, 2005, and 2006. Also, she was nominated for Best Actress for ‘The Response’ in 2010.

Tony Rader- Net worth, Salary

Tony Rader has made a decent earning from his career as an actress. His net worth is estimated to be about 500K USD.

On the other hand, his wife has accumulated a good net worth of about 1.5 million USD from her acting career.

Tony Rader- Rumors, Controversy

Tony Rader has maintained a clean profile that’s why he has not been part of any serious rumors and controversies to date. It seems like he does not want to indulge himself in unnecessary drama and buzzes.

Body Features- Height, Weight

Tony Rader stands at a good height of 5 feet 9 inches weighing around 70 Kg. Also, his bicep size is 13.5 inches while the size of his shoe is 9.

Furthermore, Rader has a pair of black eyes and hair of the same color as well.

Social Media

There is an unverified Instagram and Twitter account under Rader’s name enriched with a few followers.

Tony Rader is not officially active on Facebook too.

Read More About, Bret Michaels, Bobby Valentine