Romany Malco is a well-known American performer, voice actor, and rapper. He began his career in the 1989 film called Opposites Attract, providing a voice to the character of Taboo. Moreover, he gained widespread popularity after his appearance in Judd Apatow’s romantic comedy called The 40-Year-Old Virgin in 2005. Details about Romany Malco’s wife and love life. Also, his net worth and income sources.
Malco is 54 years old, born in Brooklyn, New York, on 18 November 1968. His ancestry is from Trinidad and Tobago, and later, his family settled in Baytown, Texas. Then, his parents admitted him to Ross S. Sterling High School.
At 20, he began his journey in the entertainment industry and still has been continuing his acting career. So, how much does he have earned in his 3 decades of career?
As per the report of CELEBRITY NET WORTH, Romany Malco has a net worth of $4 million. He accumulates most of his income as a successful actor, music producer, and rapper.
Additionally, he makes more money from his several business ventures and brand endorsement contracts which he earns for advertising their items through his social accounts.
Before joining the industry, he served in the US Marine Corps between 1987 to 1991. Upon completion of his schooling, he created the rap team R.M.G and signed a contract with Virgin Records, Los Angeles, in 1991.
Later, R.M.G changed its name to College Boyz. The single “Victim of the Ghetto” from their 1992 album Radio Fusion Radio reached number two on the rap rankings.
He had a handsome salary for his performance in Michael McCullers’ film Baby Mama in 2008. His career portfolio showcases he is one of the richest American actors having millions of earnings in recent times.
Movie & TV Shows
Afterward, Malco has been featured in numerous movies and television series.
His most recent films were Night School (2018) as Jalyen and Holiday Rush(2019) as Rashon ‘Rush ” Williams. Since 2018, Malco has been a regular on ABC’s family drama called A Million Little Things, performing as Rome Howard.
Some of his film credits:
|1992||Big Time||Taboo (Voice)|
|2001||The Chateau||Allen Rex Granville|
|2002||White Boy||Mike Robinson|
|2004||True Vinyl||Nite Owl|
|2008||Gulliver’s Travels||Young Hank|
|2014||Top Five||Benny Barnes|
|2018||Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison||Tijuana Jackson|
His Television Credits:
|1998||For Your Love||Frank “Heavyhands” Cato|
|2001||Too Legit: The MC Hammer Story||MC Hammer|
|2009||Bored to Death||Gay Male Escort|
|2011||Prison Logic||Tijuana Jackson|
|2015 to 2016||Mad Dogs||Gus|
Romany Malco Wife: Is He Still Married To Taryn Dakha?
Romany Malco was previously married to ice skater Taryn Dakha. The two initially met on the set of the 2008 romantic comedy “The Love Guru,” where Dakha was Jessica Alba’s body double, and Malco was portraying Darren Roanoke.
Soon, the former couple tied the knot in 2008. But, they decided to part ways after eight years of marriage so got divorced in 2016.
Both Malco and Dakha moved on from their past and are doing well in their respective lives. Now, the actor has found his new lover with whom he shared a son, Brave.
In 2021, Romany became the father of his first child, Brave, as he shared the news through his Instagram handle. According to Malco (then-52), he was first hesitant to share the news of his son’s birth.
“The Duff” fame actor Malco penned, “But then I figured there are some people who are genuinely interested in my take on the experience of becoming a biological father.” Brave is his first biological child. Meanwhile, he had already tasted fatherhood through his two stepsons.
On 22 January 2021, Brave was welcomed to the world at 6:52 a.m. Upon his child’s birth, Romany shared that his love for his wife reached the next level as did for his mom.
Although Malco has yet to reveal the identity of his partner—who he jokingly loves to be referred to as his “Queen,” but he loves to tease her and refer to her as his “baby mamma”—he has revealed that he has been in the lives of her kids for almost a decade.
|Full Name||Romany Malco Jr.|
|Age||54 years old|
|Date of birth||18 November 1968|
|Place of birth||Brooklyn, New York, United States|
|Profession||Performer, Producer, and Rapper|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches (172.7 centimeters)|
|Wife||Taryn Dakha (m. 2008 to 2016)|