Ving Rhames Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth

Ving Rhames Biography

Ving Rhames was born on May 12, 1959, in Harlem, New York, U.S. He is an American actor. His full name is Irving Rameses “Ving” Rhames. Similarly, he is widely recognized for his performance as Luther Stickell in the American spy Mission: Impossible film series and for his acting in numerous other productions.

Age, Height, Weight & Measurements

As per his birth date, he is 61 years old as of 2021. He stands at a height of 6 feet 0 inch and weighs around 88 KG. Additionally, he has a well-maintained physique despite his age with 42 inches of the bust, 32 inches of waist, and 18 inches of biceps. He has dark brown eyes and he is always seen with a bald head while his natural hair color might be black.

Relationship Status

The actor was previously in a marital relationship with screenwriter Valerie Scott. They had married in July 1994 but divorced after 5 years of affair in 1999. He then started dating actress Deborah Reed and subsequently tied the knot in 2000. Furthermore. they welcomed a daughter named Reign Beau Rhames in 2000 and a son named Freedom Rhames in 2002.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Ernest Rhames whereas his mother’s name is Reather Rhames. In addition, he has an older brother named Junior Rhames.

Education, School/College University

Addressing his educational profile, he completed his high school education at the High School of Performing Arts. He then enrolled at SUNY Purchase where he studied drama but transferred to Juilliard School. Rhames graduated from the Juilliard with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree.


Ving Rhames first started his career as an actor appearing in the play The Boys of Winter in 1984 and made his film debut in Go Tell It on the Mountain (1984). Similarly, he started gaining good attention after his appearances in films including, Dave (1993), Pulp Fiction (1994), and Drop Squad  (1994). However, he achieved further success starring as computer hacker Luther Stickell in Mission: Impossible (1996) and reprised his role in its other installments Mission: Impossible 2, Mission: Impossible III, Rogue Nation, and Fallout. He will also star in the upcoming film Mission: Impossible 7 in 2021.

Ving Rhames Biography
Ving Rhames Biography

Besides, Rhames has appeared in various films such as Jacob’s Ladder (1990), Striptease (1996), Con Air (1997), Out of Sight (1998), Entrapment (1999), Bringing Out The Dead (1999), and Dawn of the Dead (2004). Likewise, on Television, he is known for his role as Walter Robbins in the medical drama ER from 1994 to 1996.

Ving Rhames’ Social Media

He doesn’t have any social media.

Ving Rhames’ Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Ving Rhames.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Ving Rhames? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2021? He has accumulated a huge amount of net worth of $ 25 million, which he has earned from his successful acting career.


  • Full Name: Irving Rameses “Ving” Rhames
  • Profession: Actor
  • Age: 61
  • Date of Birth: May 12, 1959
  • Birth Place: Harlem, New York, U.S.
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 6 feet 0 inches
  • Weight: 88 Kg
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Naturally Black (Bald)
  • School: High School of Performing Arts
  • College/University: SUNY Purchase and Juilliard School
  • Father: Ernest Rhames
  • Mother: Reather Rhames
  • Sibling: Junior Rhames (Older Brother)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 25 million
  • Source of Income: Acting