How much is Richard Lawson worth? $1 Million
How did Richard Lawson earn his money and wealth?
Rickey Lee Lawson was born on March 7, 1947, in Loma Linda, California, the United States and is a 70-year-old American film and television actor. He is also known as Rick Lawson or Richard Lawson. He is of Afro-American descent and has also served in the Vietnam War before starting his acting career. He first got married to Denise Gordy in 1978 and the marriage ended in divorce in 1989.
They have a daughter named Bianca Lawson, who is also an actress. In 2015, he married Tina Knowles, mother of famous singer Beyoncé and Solange Knowles.
He was first seen in movie “Dirty Harry” of 1971, where he played the role of a gay man targeted for murder. In 1973 he was seen in the movie “Scream Blacula Scream”, “The Main Event” in 1979 and “Streets of Fire” in 1984. An Australian drama “Hotel Story” was his first television project in 1977, but the series was called-off before it had gone on air.
He was then starred in “Chicago Story” in the 1980s. from 1989 to 1991, he appeared as Detective Nathaniel Hawthorne in “The Days and Nights of Molly Dodd” and from 1992 to 1994 as Lucas Barnes in “All My Children”. He did a guest appearance in “Larry King Live” which is a TV Show released in 2005.
He has also been an associate producer for The Show, Living an Uldouz Life (TV Series) in 2011, Sex and Sensuality in 2007. In 2012, he was seen in 7 episodes of the TV show “Angry boys”. In 2016, he was seen in TV series “Saints & Sinners” and in 2017, he appeared in an episode of drama series “Grey’s Anatomy”. Richard Lawson is currently involved in the filming of his upcoming work “From Zero to I Love You”
What are the highest grossing works of Richard Lawson?
- For Colored Girls (Movie) (2010)
- How Stella Got Her Groove Back (Movie) (1998)
- Streets of Fire (Movie) (1984)
- Poltergeist (Movie) (1982)