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Alfonso Ribeiro

Biography

Actor most widely known for performing the function of Carlton Banking institutions on the tv screen series THE NEW Prince of Bel-Air alongside Can Smith. He afterwards continued to host the favorite GSN game display Catch 21 in addition to ABC’s America’s Funniest House Movies. He also earned the 19th period of Dance With the Superstars along with his partner Witney Carson. He started his profession at age group 8, appearing on the PBS show entitled Oye Ollie. He previously a performance within the Broadway musical, The Touch Dance Child. He was wedded to Robin Stapler from 2002 to 2006. Throughout their relationship they welcomed a girl called Sienna. In 2012 he wedded Angela Unkrich and jointly that they had two kids. He appeared within a industrial for Pepsi with Michael Jackson.

Quick Facts


Full Name Alfonso Ribeiro
Date Of Birth September 21, 1971
Place Of Birth The Bronx, NY
Height 1.67 m, 1.67 m
Profession TV Actor
Education California State University, Los Angeles, California State University, Los Angeles
Nationality American, American
Spouse Angela Unkrich, Robin Stapler, Angela Unkrich, Robin Stapler
Children Sienna Ribeiro, Anders Reyn Ribeiro, Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro, Jr., Sienna Ribeiro, Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro, Jr., Anders Reyn Ribeiro
Parents Michael Ribeiro, Joy Ribeiro, Michael Ribeiro, Joy Ribeiro
Awards NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
Nominations ALMA Award for Outstanding Television Series Actor in a Crossover Role
Movies Love Wrecked, Kidz in the Wood, Ticks, Love Wrecked, Kidz in the Wood, Ticks
TV Shows The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Dancing with the Stars, America's Funniest Home Videos, Silver Spoons, Catch 21, In the House, Unwrapped 2.0, Celebrity Duets, Extreme Ghostbusters, Spell-Mageddon, Your Big Break, Dance 360, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Dancing with the Stars, America's Funniest Home Videos, Silver Spoons, Catch 21, In the House, Unwrapped 2.0, Celebrity Duets, Spell-Mageddon, Extreme Ghostbusters, Your Big Break, Dance 360
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#Fact
1Wife Angela Ribeiro gave birth to their 2nd child, a son named Anders Reyn Ribeiro in Los Angeles at 6:16 a.m., weighed in at 7 lbs., 7 oz. and measured 19 inches long.
2Winner of Dancing with the Stars (2005) season 19 with dance pro partner Witney Carson. [November 2014]
3He has a son, Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro Jr., born October 27, 2013 at Cedars-Sinai Hospital, California, USA.
4Made a scheduled appearance at the Quarters Restaurant & Bar at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. [March 2008]
5Winner of Celebrity Duets (2006) on FOX. [September 2006]
6Directing four shows for UPN: One on One (2001), All of Us (2003), Eve (2003) and Cuts (2005). [July 2005]
7Began hosting the Game Show Network's new series, Catch 21 (2008), which is derived from blackjack. [July 2008]
8Featured on the HGTV's Kitchen Cousins (2011) episode, Kitchen Cousins: A Fresh Perspective (2012), when the cousins came back to Los Angeles, at Alfonso's request, to redo his kitchen. [July 2012]
9Is an avid golfer and frequents many of the celebrity golf events of which he has numerous wins.
10Was number 95 on vh1's The Greatest: 100 Greatest Kid Stars (2005)
11Raced part-time in the mid to late 1990's in the Star Mazda Series, with a best finish of 3rd at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.
12Professional tap dancer.
13Was cast as one of the background dancers in Michael Jackson's Pepsi commercials in the early 80s.
14Won The Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach celebrity race in 1994 and 1995.
15In 2003 starred in a McDonald's commercial for McGriddle breakfast sandwiches.
16Born and raised in New York City, currently lives in Los Angeles


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon2015TV SeriesCarlton Banks
Shake It Up!2013TV SeriesMr. Zigfield
Big Time Rush2012TV SeriesBlock Captain McCallister
Are We There Yet?2011TV SeriesSkinner
Things We Do for Love2011TV SeriesDarren
Love Wrecked2005Brent Hernandez
Seek & Hide2004Video shortDr. Grone
The Brothers Garcia2002-2003TV SeriesTeacher / Mr. Sweets
Cedric the Entertainer Presents2003TV Series
The Rerun Show2002TV SeriesDwayne
One on One2002TV SeriesLenny
In the House1995-1999TV SeriesDr. Maxwell Stanton Carlton Banks
Extreme Ghostbusters1997TV SeriesRoland Jackson
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1997TV SeriesKephra
Spider-Man1996-1997TV SeriesRandy Robertson
Kidz in the Wood1996TV Movie
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1990-1996TV SeriesCarlton Banks
Ticks1993Darrel 'Panic' Lumley
A Different World1990TV SeriesZach Duncan
Out on the Edge1989TV MovieJesse
CBS Schoolbreak Special1988TV SeriesBuddy
Silver Spoons1984-1987TV SeriesAlfonso Spears
The Mighty Pawns1987TV MovieFrank
John Grin's Christmas1986TV MovieRocky
Magnum, P.I.1986TV SeriesKenny
Oye Willie1980TV Series

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
K.C. Undercover2016TV Series 2 episodes
Young & Hungry2015TV Series 1 episode
Let's Stay Together2013-2014TV Series 4 episodes
Mighty Med2014TV Series 1 episode
Shake It Up!2012-2013TV Series 7 episodes
Are We There Yet?2011-2012TV Series 19 episodes
Things We Do for Love2011TV Series 4 episodes
Meet the Browns2009-2010TV Series 8 episodes
True Jackson, VP2010TV Series 1 episode
The Wannabes Starring Savvy2010TV Series 1 episode
All of Us2004-2007TV Series 26 episodes
One on One2005-2006TV Series 8 episodes
Cuts2006TV Series 1 episode
Eve2006TV Series 1 episode
In the House1997-1998TV Series 4 episodes
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1995TV Series 1 episode

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1991TV Series performer - 1 episode
The 40th Annual Tony Awards1986TV Special performer: "Tradition", "Summer, Summer", "Ease on Down the Road"

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
All of Us2007TV Series writer - 1 episode

Casting Department

Casting Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Wild Wild West1999extras casting: music video

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race2015TV MovieHimself
The Insider2014-2015TV SeriesHimself
Extra2014TV SeriesHimself - Dancing with the Stars / Himself - Winner, Dancing with the Stars / Himself
The Queen Latifah Show2014TV SeriesHimself - Dancing with the Stars
The Real2014TV SeriesHimself - Dancing with the Stars
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Dancing with the Stars
Wonderview2013TV SeriesHimself
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here!2013TV SeriesHimself
I'm a Celebrity, Get Me Out of Here! NOW!2013TV SeriesHimself
Good Day L.A.2013TV SeriesHimself
Spell-Mageddon2013TV SeriesHimself - Host
Access Hollywood Live2013TV SeriesHimself - Co-Host
The Graham Norton Show2013TV SeriesHimself
Kitchen Cousins2012TV SeriesHimself
Kendra on Top2012TV SeriesHimself - Television Star
Gylne tider2010TV Series documentaryHimsel / Carlton Banks
GSN Live2008-2009TV SeriesHimself
2009 Game Show Awards2009TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
The 7th Annual TV Land Awards2009TV SpecialHimself
The Making of a Game Show: Catch 212008TV Movie documentary
Last Comic Standing2008TV SeriesHimself - Talent Scout (Houston)
Robot Chicken2006-2008TV SeriesHimself Panther Man ...
Rome Is Burning2008TV SeriesHimself
Yes We Can2008Video shortHimself
The Singing Bee2007TV SeriesHimself
E! True Hollywood Story2007TV Series documentaryHimself
Moving Image Salutes Will Smith2007TV MovieHimself
Celebrity Duets2006TV SeriesHimself
BET Awards 20052005TV SpecialHimself
I Love the '90s: Part Deux2005TV Series documentaryHimself
I Love the '90s2004TV Series documentaryHimself
I Love the '80s2002TV Series documentaryHimself
Pyramid2002TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity
Weakest Link2001TV SeriesHimself
The Test2001TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Your Big Break1999TV SeriesHimself - Host (2000)
The Will Smith Music Video Collection1999Video documentaryHimself (segment "Wild Wild West")
Back to School Summer Jam1999TV MovieHimself - Host
V.I.P.1999TV SeriesHimself
The Rosie O'Donnell Show1998TV SeriesHimself
Wild On...1997TV SeriesHimself
It's Hot in Here: UPN Fall Preview1996TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air1996TV SeriesHimself / Carlton Banks
Circus of the Stars Goes to Disneyland1994TV SpecialHimself
Bill Nye, the Science Guy1994TV Series documentary
Soul Train1994TV Series documentaryHimself - Guest Host
Circus of the Stars Gives Kids the World1993TV Movie documentaryHimself -Space-Wheel Walker
Maury1993TV SeriesHimself
Vicki!1993TV SeriesHimself
Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?1992TV SeriesHimself
Circus of the Stars and Sideshow1992TV Special documentaryHimself - Performer
The 13th Annual American Black Achievement Awards1992TV SpecialHimself
Circus of the Stars #161991TV Special documentaryHimself
The Chuck Woolery Show1991TV SeriesHimself
Ebony/Jet Showcase1986-1991TV SeriesHimself
Happy 100th Birthday, Hollywood1987TV Special documentaryHimself
The 40th Annual Tony Awards1986TV SpecialHimself - Performer
Circus of the Stars #111986TV Special documentaryHimself - Performer
Star's Table1986TV SeriesHimself
The Wildest West Show of the Stars1986TV MovieHimself
NBC 60th Anniversary Celebration1986TV Special documentaryHimself
Andy Williams and the NBC Kids Search for Santa1985TV SpecialHimself
Circus of the Stars #101985TV Special documentaryHimself - Performer
Night of 100 Stars II1985TV MovieHimself
NBC Special Treat1985TV SeriesHimself
The 42nd Annual Golden Globe Awards1985TV SpecialHimself - Presenter
Laugh Busters1984TV MovieHimself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade1984TV SpecialHimself
The 36th Primetime Emmy Awards1984TV SpecialHimself - Presenter: Outstanding Children's Program
New York, New York1984TV SeriesHimself
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade1983TV SpecialHimself
Unwrapped 2.02015-2016TV Series documentaryHimself - Host
America's Funniest Home Videos2015-2016TV SeriesHimself - Host
Good Morning America2014-2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Home & Family2013-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The Chew2015-2016TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
Celebrity Family Feud2016TV SeriesHimself
The $100,000 Pyramid2016TV SeriesHimself - Celebrity Player
Guilty Pleasures2016TV SeriesHimself
Whose Line Is It Anyway?2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Wendy Williams Show2016TV SeriesHimself
Today2013-2016TV SeriesHimself
Hollywood Today Live2016TV SeriesHimself
Catch 212008-2016TV SeriesHimself - Host
Disneyland 60th Anniversary TV Special2016TV MovieHimself
Teens Wanna Know2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
The Meredith Vieira Show2015TV SeriesHimself
Ok! TV2015TV SeriesHimself
Steve Harvey2015TV SeriesHimself
The View2014-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Dancing with the Stars
Entertainment Tonight2010-2015TV SeriesHimself - Dancing with the Stars / Himself
Dancing with the Stars2007-2015TV SeriesHimself - Contestant / Himself / Himself - Host / ...
#DanceBattle America2015TV MovieHimself - Host

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Extra2015TV SeriesHimself
Entertainment Tonight2014-2015TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Dancing with the Stars
Inside Edition2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Dancing with the Stars / Himself - Winner, Dancing with the Stars
The Graham Norton Show2013TV SeriesHimself
A polos 252010TV SeriesCarlton Banks
The O'Reilly Factor2008TV SeriesCarlton Banks
Joe Bob's Drive-In Theater1995TV Series

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
1998Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesIn the House (1995)
1996Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2005BET Comedy AwardBET Comedy AwardsOutstanding Directing for a Comedy SeriesAll of Us (2003)· Debbie Allen
1999Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesIn the House (1995)
1996NCLR Bravo AwardNCLR Bravo AwardsOutstanding Television Series Actor in a Crossover RoleThe Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990)
1987Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsExceptional Performance by a Young Actor Starring in a Television Comedy or Drama SeriesSilver Spoons (1982)
1986Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actor Starring in a Television SeriesSilver Spoons (1982)
1985Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Young Actor in a Television Comedy SeriesSilver Spoons (1982)


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