Who is Lamman Rucker?
Lamman Rucker was born on 6 October 1971, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA, and is an actor, best known from appearances in numerous TV soap operas, including “As the World Turns”, and “All My Children”. He’s also appeared in a number of films throughout his career since the late ‘90s.
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The Riches of Lamman Rucker
How rich is Lamman Rucker? As of mid-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is at $2.5 million, mostly earned through a successful career in acting. He’s also had short film projects and as he continues his endeavors, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life, Education, and Career Beginnings
Lamman has ancestry from Barbados, and while born in Pittsburgh, he grew up in the Washington, DC area and was accustomed to having a big family with extended family just nearby. He had a lot of support growing up, and as a child was exposed to a lot of child pageants, which developed his interest in acting. During fourth grade, he experienced his first acting role as a part of a school production.
He joined his school’s drama club, and then attended the Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Washington, D.C. After matriculating, he studied at Carnegie-Mellon University and at Duquesne University. After graduating, he started his professional acting career by appearing in support roles in television shows, before in 2002 getting his first major role in the CBS daytime soap opera entitled “As the World Turns” in the role of attorney T. Marshall Travers, often appearing opposite Tamara Tunie. “As the World Turns” is one of the longest running shows on the network, and he stayed in the series for a year before moving to other endeavors.
Rucker was cast in another soap opera in 2005 – entitled “All My Children” – in which he played the role of Garret Williams; the series is another long running soap opera that has had numerous cast members over the years. Concurrently, Lamman also had recurring roles in “All of Us” and “Half & Half” – one of the most watched sitcoms on the UPN network.
Eventually, Rucker would find a lot of work in films by Tyler Perry – in 2007, he was a co-star of “Why Did I Get Married?”, a comedy-drama film starring Janet Jackson, and Jill Scott with the story focused on the difficulty of maintaining relationships in modern times. He then reprised his role in the film’s sequel three years later, entitled “Why Did I Get Married Too?” He also played Will Brown in the film “Meet the Browns”, which led him to reprised his role in the “Meet the Browns” sitcom, which would run from 2009 to 2011.
— Actor LAMMAN RUCKER (@LammanRucker) September 28, 2017
Lamman was cast in the comedy series “Save Me”, but only appeared in the pilot episode, then continued with support roles in both films and television shows. He was also given a regular role in the drama series “South of Hell” in 2015, appearing opposite Mena Suvari. The supernatural horror show focused on demon hunters for hire, and ran for just one season of eight episodes. One of his latest projects is the drama series entitled “Greenleaf’ on the Oprah Winfrey Network, in which he plays one of the leads, Jacob Greenleaf, and which follows the world of the Greenleaf family often filled with lies and secrets.
Personal Life and Social Media
For his personal life, it is known that Rucker is married to Kelly Davis though very little information is known about their relationship as Rucker tends to keep his private affairs away from the media. He was known to previously be in a relationship with Jill Scott. He also tried his hand once at business, creating his own skin care line alongside attorney E. Lindsey Maxwell.
Similar to numerous actors in the industry, Rucker is very active online through social media. He has accounts associated with Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, which he uses to help promote his upcoming projects, mostly consisting of new episodes of the show “Greenleaf”. He also has photos behind the scenes with his co-stars. His Facebook does similar work to his Twitter account in that it promotes a lot of upcoming episodes of “Greenleaf”. He’s also posted some events he was or is going to be a part of. He also showcases a lot of personal pictures of family and friends.