Rick Fox is a Canadian retired basketball player known for playing in National Basketball Association. Rick is also a businessman and actor. The businessman is the owner of the esports franchise named Echo Fox.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Rick Fox Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
The real name of the player is Ulrich Alexander Fox. Fox was born on 24 July 1969 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The actor moved with his family to the Bahamas when he was young.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Ulrich Alexander Fox|
|Age:||51 years old|
|Birth Date:||24 July 1969|
|Birth Place:||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Nationality:||Canadian and Bahamian|
|Parents:||Dianne Gerace and Ulrich Fox|
|Spouse:||Vanessa L. Williams (m. 1999–2005)|
|Children:||Sasha Gabriella Fox, Kyle Fox|
|Profession:||Actor, Business and Retired Player|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$18 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Rick Fox is 51 years old. Rick has an athletic body type because he was a sports player. The height of the sports player is 2.01m, and weight is 104kg. The shoe size of the player is 14 US.
Education, School/College University
Fox admitted to Kingsway Academy in Nassau. In the academy, he played for the High School Basketball team, the Saints. The businessman played high school basketball. Rick was not allowed to play IHSAA games because the player completed eight semesters between the Bahamas and Indiana. After this, the talented player went to the University of North Carolina. He led into NCAA Final Four in 1991.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Rick Fox is the son of Dianne Gerace and Ulrich Fox. The mother of the player was an Olympic high jumper and women’s pentathlete. The father of the rick was the first to manufacture and sell ice in the Bahamas. The nationality of the actor is Bahamian and Canadian. The actor completed his bachelor’s in Radio, Television, and Motion Pictures from the University of North Carolina. The sister of the player is Jeanene Fox. Jeanene is a famous interior designer and television personality. The ethnicity of the player is black. The businessman believes in Christianity. The actor did not share his political views with the public.
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
Rick dated Kari Hillsman, and they had a son Kyle born in 1993. He started dating Kari when he began playing basketball for the Boston Celtics. In 1999, the sports player married a singer, Vanessa Williams. In May 2000, they had their first child. In 2004, Fox filed for divorce. In October 2009, He started dating actress Eliza Dushku, and they broke up in June 2014. We did not have information regarding the current relationship of the star.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Divorced|
|When did he get married? (married date):||26 September 1999|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||N/A|
|Is Rick Fox Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Vanessa L. Williams (m. 1999–2005)|
|Kids:||Sasha Gabriella Fox, Kyle Fox|
Professional Life and Career
He was picked up by Boston Celtics in 1991 NBA draft. He selected in the first round. Rick became the first rookie starter in his opening night. After five years, he signed by Los Angeles Lakers. The actor played all 82 games in the 1997-98 seasons. In 2002-03 seasons, Fox played 75 out of 76 games but suffered from an ankle injury. Due to injury, he cannot play two games. After 2003-04 seasons, He was traded back to Celtics in a deal. Rick Fox decided to retire rather than playing with the Celtics. He played international two times for his country Canada in 1990 and 1994 FIBA World Championships.
In 1995, the sports player worked in the movie Blue Chips. He stared in the movie Eddie as Terry Hastings in 1996. In 1998, he played the role of Chick Deagan in the Spike Lee movie He Got Game. Rick received his first biggest role in HBO prison drama Oz. He worked in 11 episodes of the series. The actor played the starred in crime drama Body of Proof.
In 2010, he participated as a celebrity contestant on ABC’s Dancing with The Stars. The Dance partner of the star is Cheryl Burke. In 2015, Rick purchased the League of Legends team Gravity Gaming. He later rebranded it to Echo Fox. He also participated in the Chopped Star Power actor’s competition. The actor secured second place in the competition.
Awards & Nominations
Rick Fox won several awards in film festivals named Artemis Women in Action Film Festival, Golden Maple Awards, Lenola Film Festival Inventa Un Film, and many more.
Rick Fox Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of August 2020, The net worth of the multi-talented person is $18 million. The actor created his net worth through his thirteen-year career in the NBA. He is also working in television shows and movies. Rick also owned a company. He played with Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
The actor did not create any controversy or scandal in his career.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Rick Fox Facebook page has around 165,813 fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 266k followers. On the Rick Fox Instagram account, he has around 101.8k.
Rick is a multi-talented person doing several works. After retirement, he created his name in television and movie. He continued working and improving himself.