Shemar Moore Bio, Age, Net Worth 2022, Parents, Married, Wife, Height
He became famous after he played Derek Morgan in the CBS drama Criminal Minds and was the presenter of Soul Train from 2000 to 2003.
Early Life of Moore
Shemar Moore was born on April 20th, 1970, in Oakland, California. Currently, he is 49 years old under the zodiac sign Taurus. he is the son of Marilyn Wilson(mother) and Sherrod Moore(father). Shemar moved with his mother to Denmark as an infant. Kosheno Moore, Sheburra Moore, Shemar Moore, and Romeo Moore are his 4 siblings.
Shemar holds an American nationality and belongs to an African–American ethnic background. He participated in several theatre works during his childhood. Shemar attended a British private school in Bahrain until the age of seven. Upon his return to the US in 1977, his family moved to Chicago, California.
Later he graduated from Gunn High School in Palo Alto. He also attended Santa Clara University. He was an athlete during his college years.
Who is Shemar Moore’s Wife?
As expected from a handsome man like Moore, he has dated “many women”, a fact he revealed as early as 2016, exposing rumors that he was gay. He has dated a big celebrities like Toni Braxton (1994-1995) Halle Berry (1997-1998), Ashley Scott (2002-2003), Kimberly Elise (2004-2005), Lauriane Gilliéron (2007), and more. Surprisingly, Moore never married and has no children.
However, on his Instagram page in 2016, he announced that he would like to marry in two or three years. As a matter of fact, he cited focusing on his personal life and getting married as some of the reasons he quit his busy role in Criminal Minds…
In fact, he cited it as one of the reasons why he focused on his private life and got married. Give up his busy role in Criminal Minds … “I need balance in my life. I love what I do for a living, I love it from ‘Action’ to ‘Cut,’ but I also want to walk my dogs, travel, married, and have kids. And want balance, it’s hard to do with the schedule that we have,” the actor told TV Line.
His last relationship was at the time of writing with professional footballer Shawna Gordon. The couple starts dating in 2015 when Moore bragged that she was the “hottest girl in professional sport”. He said that If she gets up and turns around, she might pass out. More still seems to be on the search for the perfect one. He seems to be a good husband.
He once said about his mother:
“Although I have a lot of close female friends in my life, my number one is still my mom. Without her, I wouldn’t have the values that I have and see the world the way that I do today. She taught me how to appreciate and respect women. She taught me chivalry and how to love a woman and respect their feelings and emotions.
What is the Net Worth and Salary of Shemar Moore?
Moore has been able to earn an estimated net worth of $16 Million. He reportedly paid $ 175,000 per episode for his role in Criminal Minds. In his 2016 film, The Bounce Back, he received $ 321,910 at the box office.
His animated film The Justice League vs. Teen Titans in 2016 earned $ 3.98 million worldwide. Shemar Moore has three lavish cars. Starting from Audi R8 which costs $164, 150 in the U.S, sports Range Rover which costs nearly $87K, and Ford Bronco. He raised over $ 20,000 for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society with Mandy Patinkin and Thomas Gibson
Body Measurement (Height and Weight)
49 years old Shemar has an attractive body figure. He stands at the height of 6 feet 1 inch (1.85 m) and weighs 88.5 kg. He has black hair color and dark brown eyes color. His chest, waist, and biceps are 48-34-16 inches.
Shemar Moore Movies & Tv Shows
- Shemar has been involved in various college theater projects.
- This motivated him later to pursue a career in show business. Next, he moved to New York to continue his acting career.
- His previous years did not go as planned and he had to work as a waiter in a café.
- He featured in an ad for shaving cream in the “GQ” magazine.
- This gave him the necessary attention and invited him to audition for numerous other commercial and television shows.
- In 1994 he played for Malcolm Winters.
- He also became part of “The Young and the Restless” for eight years.
- He was the moderator of the series “Soul Train” from 2000 to 2003.
- In 2001 he was seen in the movie “The Brothers”.
- He also played 2002 to 2003 the role of detective Jesse Reese in “Birds of Prey”.
- Hemar is best known for his role in “Criminal Minds”.
- He began playing the role of Derek Morgan for the show in 2005.
- Apart from that, he was involved in numerous films and television series throughout his career.
- The shows and films he has worked on include The Bounce Back, Kill Me, Deadly, Diary of a Crazy Black Woman, Greener, The Seat Filler, Half & Half, “Nikki and Nora”, “Chasing Alice”, “The Brothers”, “Box” Marley, Celebrity, Moesha, Living Single, Jamie Foxx Show, The Nanny, Arli $$, Hav Plenty.
- Hemar has a total of 9 wins and 11 nominations scored his acting career.
- He was nominated for the 2005 BET Comedy Award for Diary of a Crazy Black Woman.
- He also won the Daytime Emmy Award in 2000 for The Young and the Restless.
- Shemar also won the 2015 Image Award for Outstanding Actors in a Drama Series for Criminal Minds.
- In addition, he won several image awards for various roles on television during his career.