Alfonso Ribeiro is well-known for his stint on the hit show “The Fresh Prince of Bellair.” More recently, Alfonso has been in the news talking about a possible reboot of the show. We’ve also seen Alfonso Ribeiro on “Dancing with the Stars.”
But just how much money has Alfonso made and what is Alfonso Ribeiro net worth, especially considering he was star mostly through the 1980s and 1990s? The Squander will give you the scoop.
Alfonso Ribeiro Career
Alfonso is from the Bronx in New York and his parents are both Trinidadian. He is an actor, show host, television director and dancer. In 1983, he played a leading role in The Tap Dance Kid, a Broadway musical. He was nominated for an Outer Critics Award. In 1984, a Pepsi commercial featured Michael Jackson and Ribeiro appeared as a dancer. He was later cast as the best friend of Rick Schroder on the TV series Silver Spoons. In 1985, he advertised in an MTV commercial, a dance instruction book he wrote called Alfonso’s Breakin’ & Poppin’ Book. He released a 12’ rap record called “Timebomb” in 1986.
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From September 1990 to May 1996, Alfonso Ribeiro played the role of Carlton Banks in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. His character frequently danced to Tom Jones’s “It’s Not Unusual” with a dance move known as “The Carlton”. In September 2006, he won over Lucy Lawless on the Celebrity Duets. Ribeiro began hosting Catch 21 in July 2008. He directed a few episodes of Meet The Browns and most of the season two episodes of the Are We There Yet? series. He hosted Spell-Maggedon in 2013. He was a contestant in the thirteenth series of I’m A Celebrity …Get Me Out Of Here. Ribeiro joined Dancing with the Stars alongside partner Whitney Carson and they won. He returned as a guest judge and later as a host. He also became the host of America’s Funniest Home Videos on May 19, 2015.
Ribeiro was married to Robin Stapler on January 20, 2002 but later divorced in August 2006. They have a daughter named Sienna. In July 2012, he was engaged to Angela Ulrich and got married on October 13. They have two sons, Alfonso Lincoln and Anders Reyn.
Alfonso Ribeiro Net Worth
So what is Alfonso Ribeiro net worth? Given that Alfonso Ribeiro was on a hit shot many years ago but is now make an early comeback, we estimate that Ribeiro’s net worth is in the ballpark of $5 million.