Ving Rhames Bio

(Actor, Producer)

Relationship Statistics of Ving Rhames

What is Ving Rhames marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Married
When did Ving Rhames get married ? (married date):December 25, 2000
How many children does Ving Rhames have ? (name):Three (Reign Beau Rhames, Tiffany Reed, and Freedom Rhames)
Is Ving Rhames having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Ving Rhames gay ?: No
Who is Ving Rhames wife ? (name): View Couple ComparisonDeborah Reed
Deborah Reed

More about the relationship

Ving Rhames is married to Deborah Reed. His wife, Deborah is also an actress by profession. The couple married on 25th December 2000.

Together, the couple is blessed with three children, including two daughters, Reign Beau Rhames (b. 2000), and Tiffany Reed, and a son, Freedom Rhames (b. 2002.).

Previously, he was married to Valerie Scott. They married on 4th July 1994. After 5 years of marriage, they got divorced on the 9th of February 1999.

Who is Ving Rhames?

American Ving Rhames is a Golden Globe award-winning actor and producer. He is renowned as the Luther Stickell of Mission Impossible Rogue Nation and Marcus of the Bringing Out the Dead. 

Last, in 2018, he appeared in the movie, Cagney, and Lacer as Captain Stark.

Upcoming Movies

Next, in 2021, he will be appearing in the movie, Mission: Impossible 7 & 8 as Luther Stickell.

Currently, those movies are being filmed. Mission: Impossible 7, will be released in 2021 whereas Mission: Impossible will be launched in 2022.

Ving Rhames- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Siblings, Education

Ving Rhames was born on the 12th of May 1959, in Harlem, New York City in a middle-class family. His birth name is Irving Rameses Rhames. He was named after the journalist, Irving R. Levine. He is of Germanic ethnicity.

His father, Ernest Rhames used to an auto mechanic by profession whereas his mother Reather was a homemaker. They were originally from North Carolina where they grew as sharecroppers. He has a brother, Junior Rhames.

Moving toward his education, he completed High School education at, High School of Performing Arts in New York. Later, in 1983, he completed his bachelor’s degree with Honors in Fine Arts from Juilliard School. In between, he also attended the SUNY Purchase to study drama.

Ving Rhames- Professional Career

After graduating from college, Ving Rhames started his career on Broadway with the play, The Boys of Winter. The same year, he made his movie debut with the film, Go Tell It on the Mountain. In the movie, he is portraying the character of Young Gabriel.

Following that, he made his appearance in a few series like Another World, Miami Nice, Tour of Duty, and Spenser: For Hire in some character roles.

Along with that, he appeared in movies like The People Under the Stairs, Dave, and Bound by Horror. However, his work as an actor got recognized through crime-drama, Pulp Fiction. In the movie, he portrayed the supporting character of Marsellus Wallace. Through the character, he gave one of his best performances.

After the movie, he never looked back and gave the movies like Don King: Only in America as the lead character, Don King for which he also won a Golden Globe.

Subsequently, he became a part of the Mission Impossible franchise in 1996 as Luther. Later, he appeared in the Mission Impossible Sequences like Mission: Impossible- Rough Nation, Mission Impossible III, and Mission Impossible II. Besides that, he featured the movie like Rosewood, Con Air, Dark Blue, Idlewild, Surrogates, and so on.

Besides movies, he is also popular for TV series. Some of his TV series along with the year and character’s name are-

Year TV Series Character Names
2013Monday Mornings Dr. Jorge Villanueva
2005Kojak Lieutenant Theo Kojak
1994-1996ER Walter Robbins

Apart from acting, he is a producer by profession. As a producer, the list of his movies includes Phantom Punch, The Final Chapter, Back in the Day, and Phantom Punch.

Ving Rhames- Net Worth, Salary

As of 2020, he has an estimated net worth of $16 million. His earnings as an actor are in the range of $21k to $215k. Besides that, he also makes through his production works.

Box Office Collection

Some of his movies’ box office collection along with the year is-

Year Movies Collection (USD)
2018Mission: Impossible – Fallout$791.1 million
1999Bringing Out the Dead$16.8 million
1994Pulp Fiction$213.4 million

Body Measurements- Height & Weight

Ving Rhames has black eyes with a clean-shaved head. Also, his bald head happens to one of his trademarks. He stands at a height of 6 feet and weighs around 87 kg.

Controversy & Rumors

As of now, he has not been through any sort of controversy and scandals that created headlines in the media. Also, he has managed to maintain distance from any type of rumors.

Social Media

Ving is not active on any social media platform including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.


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