Alfonso Ribeiro is a well-known American personality who has worked in a variety of fields like comedy, direction, dancing, and acting. His role of Afonso Spears in the Americal sitcom television series Silver Spoons and Maxwell Stanton on the “In the House” show. Presently, this smiling personality is hosting America’s Funniest Home Videos show. Ribeiro has hosted plenty of shows in the past that include Dance 360, Catch 21, and Spell-Mageddon. Let’s talk about the net worth of Alfonso Ribeiro in 2019 in detail.
Early Life & Biography
Alfonso was born on 21st September 1971 in the home of Trinidadian couple Joy and Michael Ribeiro in New York City. His father is of African descent, whereas Alfonso’s mother is of Portuguese descent. His entry in the entertainment industry happens at the age of just 8 when Robeiro makes his debut on “Oye Ollie” that was released by the PBS. However, his real breakthrough came in 1983 when Alfonso bagged the role in the show “The Tap Dance Kid” which was a Broadway’s musical hit. Additionally, this amazing personality tried his hands in the singing by releasing singles like “Dance Baby” when he was only 10 years old.
This versatile personality has married twice in his life and finally settled in the second one. Alfonso married Robin Stapler after dating for years on 20th January 2002. However, the things soon become worse in this couple, and they divorced each other in August 2006. The couple has a daughter together named Sienna Ribeiro, and both of her parents have joint custody of hers.
After that, Alfonso gets engaged to the writer Angela Unkrich in July 2012 and married later that year. The couple has two kids together, named Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro Jr. and Andes Reyn Ribeiro. They were born in October 2013 and April 2015. The family resides in the Los Angeles.
Career, Awards & Nominations
Alfonso made a successful debut on the television in 1982, and his success continued in the upcoming years. In 1990, he bagged the role in the show “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” and continues working in it till 1996. Ribeiro started working as the host of the TV series “Spider-Man.” Here, he gave the background vocals for the characters like Robbie Robertson and Randy Robertson. After that, he worked in the sitcom “In The House” with the role Dr. Maxwell. He stayed the part of this show for six seasons between 1996 & 1999.
Alfonso worked in plenty of television shows along with some projects related to the TV show host and movies in the later part of the 1990s. He won the Dancing with the Stars ninth season along with his professional dancing partner in November 2014. He is presently working as the narrator of the shows like America’s Funniest Home Videos and Unwrapped 2.0. In addition to having a successful entertainment career, he has won the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach celebrity multiple twice in the years of 1994 & 1995. Also, he ranked in 95th position in the list of “The Greatest 100 Greatest Kid Stars” created by VH1 in 2005.
Net Worth & Earnings
As of now, the net worth of Alfonso Ribeiro is $8 million. He has worked in plenty of TV series in the comedic roles. It is the main source of his income. Additionally, we have seen him as the host of many shows for which he received the good amount. All these things together helped him create such good net worth.
Alfonso Ribeiro is one of the most versatile artists that one can find in the American entertainment industry. We wish him success for the upcoming projects.