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Romany Malco Wife? Net Worth, Movies & TV Shows.

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Image of Romany Malco with his son, Brave

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?

Net Worth

Image of Romany Malco in one of his drama called The Million Things

Romany Malco in one of his drama called The Million Things

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

Image of Romany Malco in one of his films called Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison

Romany Malco in one of his films called Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison

When Romany was serving as a music producer on the 1997 black comedy movie The Pest, filmmaker John Leguizamo found his personality impressive and encouraged him to pursue acting.

Afterward, Malco has been featured in numerous movies and television series.

He appeared as Bulldog in the episode: “Redeeming Love” on the 1998 series Touched by an Angel. He also performed in an episode: “The Hair Club for Men” on NBA’s series FOR YOUR LOVE (1998).

Likewise, Romay acted as Syn in Albert Pyun’s horror film Urban Menace in 1999. The same year, his movie titled Corrupt was released.

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:

Year Film Names Character
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:

Year TV show Character
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?

Image of Romany Malco with his former partner, Taryn Dakha

Romany Malco with his former partner, 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.

The Vancouver-born Dakha was cast in the 2005 film called Fantastic Four. She was a cast member of “Good Luck Chuck” (2007) and had also performed in “The Eye” (2008).

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.

Some Facts

Full Name Romany Malco Jr.
Age 54 years old
Date of birth 18 November 1968
Place of birth Brooklyn, New York, United States
Nationality American
Profession Performer, Producer, and Rapper
Height 5 feet 8 inches (172.7 centimeters)
Weight 79 kg
Wife Taryn Dakha (m. 2008 to 2016)

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