Marques Barrett Houston is an American singer, actor. Marques is well known for his role as Roger Evans in the comedy show, “Sister, Sister”. Keep reading this article to know more about the net worth of the Marques Houston in 2018.
Early Life & Biography:
Marques Houston was born on 4 August 1981 in California, the United States to the Carolyn and Michael Houston. In the childhood, he was very fond of the acting. So, he began his career in the interim at an early age.
Talking about the private life of the Marques Houston then, he was in a relationship with the Jamila “Mila J” Chilombo. In 2004, Marques got an opportunity to work with the actress Jennifer Freeman, and they both appeared in the hit movie, “You Got Served”. Later, in 2007, Marques and Jennifer got engaged. Unfortunately, they got separated after a few years of their engagement. He started dating Marlena Campbell in 2008. The marques and Marlena divorced in 2017.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
In 1992, Marques Houston founded IMx along with the Jerome “Romeo” Jones, Chris Stokes, etc. During that time, Marques was named as the “Batman”. In the same year, he made his Hollywood debut through a movie, “Bebe’s Kids”. Their group contributed to making the soundtracks for the film, “House party 4: Down to the Last Minute”.
In 2003, he started his solo career and made his first album, MH. That album gave the hit songs like “Clubbin”, “Because of You”, etc. His first album, “MH” gave him a name as well as fame in the music industry. That album was placed at the 20th position on the Billboard 200 as well as it was ranked at the number 5 on the list of the Billboard’s Top A&B/ Hip-Hop albums. He starred in the film, “You Got Served”.
On the 24 May 2005, Marques released his another hit album, “Naked”. Marques started his TV show, “Cuts” which was a huge success in the American television industry.
On 20 March 2007, he released his next album, “Veteran” which peaked at the number 1 on the Billboard’s Top R&B/ Hip-Hop Albums. His 2010 album, “Mattress Music” went viral overnight.
In 2012, he was the part of the popular movie, “Battlefield America”.
As of September 2018, he has worked in almost 8 TV shows which include, “A Different World”, “Family Matters”, “The Parent Hood”, “Sister, Sister”, “American Dreams”, “One on One”, “Will to Love”, etc.
In 1995, Marques was honoured with the Young Artist Awards under the category Best Youth Comedian in a TV Show. He was nominated for the MTV Movie Awards in 2004 and the Teen Choice Awards in 2005.
New Worth & Earnings:
The net worth of the Marques Houston is in the ballpark of the $6 million. He made millions of dollars from his acting career as well as from the sponsorships. Marques also promoted products of famous brands in the United States. In the upcoming years, his net worth is expected to increase massively.
Marques Houston is a fun-loving person. He loves to live a simple life. Marques believes in the hard work, passion and consistency. He also has a huge fan following on the social media platforms.