Fear can become one’s biggest source of strength. The American actor Ricky Schroder’s childhood fear and insecurity became his biggest strength and made him the successful person he is today. He is a versatile actor with immense experience and has been a part of the film industry from a young age.
About Ricky Schroder
Ricky Schroder made his mark as one of the best child artists in Hollywood and to date has won millions of hearts. He is not only one of the finest actors but also is a film director. He is one of the most versatile actors and is to date impressing his viewers with his amazing acting skills
Early Life And Family
He was born on 13 April 1970 in Brooklyn, New York to Richard Schroeder and Dr. Diane Schroeder.He completed his schooling at Calabasas High School and graduated from Mesa State College. As a child, he was always expected to become a successful actor like his father and was also compared to him.
He married the love of his life Andrea Bernard in 1992 and they have four children Faith Anne Schroder, Cambrie Schroder, Holden Richard Schroder, and Luke William Schroder. His 24-year marriage ended in the year 2016. He is currently dating Jessica. He was under the police radar for violating the domestic violence act.
His Career And Major Milestones
He took his first footsteps into the industry at a very young age, he was known across the film industry as one of the best child artists. The Champ was his debut film which was directed by Franco Zeffirelli and was released in 1979. It became a hit globally and the movie made a whopping $17 million and $30 Million in the USA and Canada.
It was the sitcom TV series Silver Spoons (1982-1962) which made him a true star, he garnered a huge fan following after the TV series became a hit. He performed in a drama war film Too Young the Hero and has also starred in Lonesome Dove.
He has directed many films and is also into scriptwriting. He directed and wrote the script for the feature film Black Cloud, it’s a film on a young Navajo man’s life. He has also worked as a guest actor for the famous American TV series No Ordinary Family.
He is the producer of three war documentaries “The Volunteers”, “My Fighting Season” and “The Fighting season”.
He is one of the finest actors in Hollywood and to date has acted in 62 movies. He has won a Golden Globe award for the best new Male star in the year 1980.
A Few Things You Didn’t Know About Ricky Schroder
Ricky is a star in the film industry but he has left many surprised with his multiple skills and has showcased mastery in other fields.
He has been a speaker at the National Convention in honor of George W. Bush.
He had appeared in 60 advertisements by the age of six.
He has also mastered his hand in the field of video creation and won an award in 2005 for Collaborative video of the year at the CMT Music Awards.
He has a net worth of $25 million. He owns a beachfront house in Malibu, California that has a net worth of $5.45 million. His customized ranch in Topanga which has French doors and beamed ceilings was sold for 9.3 million.