Romany Malco Biography

Updated On Mar 25, 2019 Published On May 26, 2016
Facts of Romany Malco
Date of Birth: 1968 , November-18
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Romany Romanic Malco Jr.
Birth Name Romany Romanic Malco Jr.
Nick Name Romany
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Brooklyn, New York City, New York
Ethnicity Black
Profession Actor
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $3 million
Salary $363,636
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Face Color Black
Famous for Actor, producer, screenwriter
Married Unknown
Married to Taryn Dakha (m. 2008)
Children N/A
Divorce N/A
Movies Almost Christmas
TV Show Blunt Talk
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Image Awards nominee for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, Romany Malco is an actor from the United States. He is mainly popular for starring the role of Conrad Shepard on the Showtime series Weeds. He is also well known for being a music producer.

Romany Malco Childhood, Education

Romany Malco was born as Romany Romanic Malco Jr. in the late 1960s in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States of America. He was raised in Brooklyn, New York and Baytown, Texas.

When Malco was in his young age his parents settled in Baytown, Texas. There he got enrolled at Ross S Sterling High School and also finished his graduation from the same college.

Professional Career: Movies and TV Shows

Within a few months, after he earned his high school graduation, he formed the rap group R.M.G. They signed a recording deal with Virgin Records in 1991.

Later they renamed their group as College Boyz and their debut single College Boyz was released in 1992. Their debut album Radio Fusion Radio was released on 7th of April 1992. He has been active as an actor since 1998.

That year, he was seen in the TV series like Touched by an Angel and For Your Love. He played the role of Frank "Heavyhands" Cato in the TV series For Your Love. The following year he made his feature film debut by starring the role of Syn in the direct-to-video horror film Urban Menace.

Later on, he appeared in several movies like The 40-Year-Old Virgin, The Love Guru and so on. He got his rise in fame in 2005 after he began starring the role of Conrad Shepard in an American black comedy-drama television series Weeds.

For this role, he earned his nomination in Image Awards, Monte-Carlo TV Festival, and Screen Actors Guild Awards.

Marriage, Affairs, & Relationships

In 2007, while Malco was on the set of The Love Guru, he met the love of his life Taryn Dakha. Taryn Dakha is an actress and is mainly popular for being the body double for Jessica Alba.

Taryn is a retired ice skater. After being in love for several months, they finally tied their married knot in 2008. They are happy to be each other’s loving husband and wife. His nationality is American and is of black ethnicity.

Net Worth

As of 2019, Romany has a net worth of around $4 million, but back in 2017, he owned a total of $3 million.

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Born in Brooklyn, New York City, New York

November 18 , 1968

Talented guy, Romany Malco was born as Romany Romanic Malco Jr. in the late 1960s in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, United States of America. He was raised in Brooklyn, New York and Baytown, Texas.

Formed the rap group RMG

1991

Within few months after he earned his high school graduation, he formed the rap group R.M.G. They signed a recording deal with Virgin Records in 1991. Later they renamed their group as College Boyz and their debut single College Boyz was released in 1992.

College Boyz's debut album, Radio Fusion Radio

April 7 , 1992

He is also well known for being a music artist. With the formation of an American hip hop group College Boyz, they began working on their debut album and their debut album Radio Fusion Radio was finally released on 7th of April 1992. 

Began his acting career

1998

He has been active as an actor since 1998. That year he was seen in the TV series like Touched by an Angel and For Your Love. He played the role of Frank "Heavyhands" Cato in the TV series For Your Love.

First movie, Urban Menace

1992

In 1999, he made his feature film debut by starring the role of Syn in the direct-to-video horror film Urban Menace. That year he also appeared in the movie Corrupt where he starred the role of Snackbar Dude. 

Appeared in the movie, The 40-Year-Old Virgin

2005

He has been active as an actor since the late 1990s. He is famous for his appearance in movies like The 40-Year-Old Virgin, The Love Guru and so on. He played the role of Jay in the movie The 40-Year-Old Virgin. 

Appeared in the television series, Weeds

2005

He got his rise in fame in 2005 after he began starring the role of Conrad Shepard in an American black comedy drama television series Weeds. For this role, he earned his nomination in Image Awards, Monte-Carlo TV Festival and Screen Actors Guild Awards. 

Married to Taryn Dakha

2008

In 2007, while Malco was on the set of The Love Guru, he met love of his life Taryn Dakha. Taryn Dakha is an actress and is mainly popular for being the body double for Jessica Alba. Taryn is a retired ice skater. After being in love for several months, they finally tied their married knot in 2008.

Nominated in Image Awards

2007

He is mainly popular for starring the role of Conrad Shepard on the Showtime series Weeds. For this role, he got his first nomination in Image Awards in 2007 and that was for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.