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Facts of Rick Fox

Full NameUlrich Alexander Fox
First NameUlrich
Middle NameAlexander
Last NameFox
Birth NameUlrich Alexander Fox
ProfessionBasketball Player, Actor & Businessman
NationalityCanadian-Bahamian
EthnicityMixed
Birth CityToronto, Ontario
Birth CountryCanada
Father NameUlrich Fox
Mother NameDianne Gerace
Mother ProfessionOlympic high-jumper
Gender IdentityMale
Sexual OrientationStraight
HoroscopeLeo
Marital StatusDivorced
SpouseVanessa Williams (m. 1999- div, 2005)
Relation WithKari Hillsman, Eliza Dushku
No Of Children2
Networth25000000
Sibilings1
FilmographyBlue Chips (1994),Holes (2003),Meet the Browns (2008)
EducationUniversity of North Carolina
Height199 cm
Networth$25 M
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Date of BirthJuly 24,1969
Age51 years

Rick Fox, a retired Canadian-Bahamian NBA player, aside from his basketball career is also famous for versatility as an actor & businessman. The 3-time NBA champ played professionally for 14 seasons (1991- 2004) & made career earnings of $34.029 million.

Since the acting debut through 1994 sports film Blue Chips, Fox reports 67 acting credits & has appeared in movies such as Holes (2003), Meet the Browns (2008) & Krystal (2017).

Furthermore, Rick was the owner of Echo Fox, an esports franchise for 4 years until his departure in 2019.

How Much Is Rick Fox's Net Worth In 2020?

According to Celebrity Net Worth, 50-year-old Rick Fox enjoys the net worth of $25 million as of April 2020. Indeed, his NBA career & acting venture aided in the accumulation of such a hefty sum.

Turned professional in 1991, Rick Fox, the 1991 NBA Draft, played for 2 NBA teams: Boston Celtics & Los Angeles Lakers, throughout 2004 & made career earnings of $34,029,278 (from 14 seasons).

Reportedly, the Toronto, Ontario-born earned his career-high salary of $4.734 million in the 2003- 2004 season.

Rick Fox, a Canadian-born retired NBA player has a net worth of $25 million in 2020; he made $34 million from 14 NBA seasons
Rick Fox, a Canadian-born retired NBA player has a net worth of $25 million in 2020; he made $34 million from 14 NBA seasons

Source: Celebrity Net Worth

After the NBA career, Fox actively involved in acting; already with a gig through the basketball drama film Blue Chips (1994), Fox's was cast in a recurring role in TV drama series Oz (1997- 2003).

He landed in the regular role in the TV sitcom Mr. Box Office (2012- 2013, 13 episodes) starring Gary Busey, Essence Atkins, Bill Bellamy & Jon Lovitz.

In 2015, when Rick's net worth stood at $20 million, he alongside business partners: Amit Razaida and Khalid Jones, bought an esports team Echo Fox (formerly Gravity Gaming) for $1 million.

Later, in October 2019, Rick Fox announced his departure from the franchise.

Did you know? Regarding the claims of purchase of 'Echo Fox', Rick's partner Razaida stated that the now-former NBA star didn't cash in any money to aid purchase & also tried to extort $5 million from him. Following a series of lawsuits, Echo Fox 's investors officially confirmed its disband in November 2019.

Salary From NBA Career

The University of North Carolina alum was drafted by Boston Celtics in the 1991 NBA Draft as the 1st round (24th overall) pick.

After 6 seasons in the Celtics, Rick Fox saw wavier & was signed by Los Angeles Lakers. With the Lakers, he became a 3-time NBA Champion (2000- 2002) throughout his playing career till 2003- 2004.

Even though Rick was again traded back to Boston Celtics, he opted for retirement & retired in 2004. 

Rick Fox, the 1991 NBA draft of Bostons Celtics played for the teams until 1996 & joined the Los Angeles Lakers until retirement in 2004
Rick Fox, the 1991 NBA draft of Bostons Celtics played for the teams until 1996 & joined the Los Angeles Lakers until retirement in 2004

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The NBA star's international achievement appearance for Canada in FIBA World Championships 2 times (1990 & 1994).

Here is the list of Rick Fox's salary from NBA career:

TeamYear/SeasonSalary
Boston Celtics1991- 1992$525,000
1992- 1993$650,000
1993- 1994$755,000
1994- 1995$1.75 million
1995- 1996$1.75 million
1996- 1997$1.75 million
Los Angeles Lakers1997- 1998$1 million
1998- 1999$1.75 million
1999- 2000$3.033 million
2000- 2001$3.4 million
2001- 2002$3.791 million
2002- 2003$4.34 million
2003- 2004$4.735 million
2004- 2005$4.8 million (potential salary, retired in 2004)

Career Stats In NBA:

  • Points 8,966 (9.6 PPG)
     
  • Assists 2,649 (2.8 APG)
     
  • Rebounds 3,517 (3.8 RPG)

Successful Venture In Acting: Movies & TV Series

Rick's acting career began with the film debut from Blue Chips (1994), a basketball drama film, featuring Nick Nolte & Mary McDonnell. 

Thereafter, following an appearance in the movie Eddie (1996), he got TV debut in Head Over Heels (1997) & subsequently, earned a recurring role in Oz (1997- 2003, 11 episodes).

From 2012 to 2013, the former NBA player became a regular cast in the TV sitcom Mr. Box Office. His other appearance as the regular cast was in the TV series Greenleaf (2017- 2018, 27 episodes).

Rick Fox made his acting debut through the film Blue Chips (1994); later, he got regular role in the TV series Mr. Box Office (2012- 2013) & Greenleaf (2017- 2018)
Rick Fox made his acting debut through the film Blue Chips (1994); later, he got a regular role in the TV series Mr. Box Office (2012- 2013) & Greenleaf (2017- 2018)

Source: TV Guide

Throughout his career, Rick Fox has made several recurring roles: in 1-800-Missing (2003), Love, Inc. (2005- 2006), Dirt (2007- 2008), The Game (2010 - 2013),  Hit the Floor (2013- 2016) & K.C. Undercover (2016- 2017).

Check out Fox's films & its box-office collection:

  1. Eddie (1996)- $31 million
     
  2. Holes (2003)- $71.4 million
     
  3. Meet the Browns (2008)- $42 million
     
  4. Dope (2015)- $18 million (over the budget of $7 million)
     
  5. Hollywood Adventures (2015)- $51.62 million

Upcoming Projects

As reported, Rick Fox's upcoming projects: Rude Buay ... The Unstoppable and The Jury are under pre-production.

He is set to star as Ian in the TV film Morning Show Mysteries: Murder Most Fair; it under post-production.

Where Does Rick Fox Live?

Currently, Rick Fox lives in his house in Marina Del Rely, Los Angeles, California. The median house price in the region is $1.19 million according to Realtor.

Back in December 2013, the former Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers star put his condo in Wilshire Boulevard, LA for sale asking $1.399 million.

Internal glimpse of Rick Fox's condo in Wilshire, Los Angeles
An internal glimpse of Rick Fox's condo in Wilshire, Los Angeles

Source: The MLS

Reportedly, he had bought the 2-bedroom & 3-bathroom unit in 2004 for $1.15 million. However, the sales report on the property at The Remington a high-rise residence never came up.

Charity Works

The 6 ft. 6.5 inches tall NBA star-turned-actor, in 2019, held a 24-hour long charity stream for the Bahamas Relief Foundation. The streaming raised a fund of $60,000. 

He has associations with many non-profit organizations such as:

  1. Collaboration Foundation
  2. Global Fund for Women
  3. Keep A Child Alive
  4. Millennium Campus Network
  5. The HollyRod Foundation

Is A Divorcee & Father Of 2: Relationship Details

Rick Fox was in a marital relationship with American actress/singer Vanessa Williams for 6 years; they eloped in the summer of 1999 & later had a wedding ceremony on September 26, 1999.

As for a fact, Rick was introduced to Vanessa by Tyra Banks, whom he dated shortly in 1992 & after their break-up, he began dating Williams. 

Rick Fox & his ex-wife Vanessa Williams; they share a daughter together
Rick Fox & his ex-wife Vanessa Williams; they share a daughter together

Source: P- Interest

While together, they became parents to daughter Sasha Fox, born on May 1, 2000.

Later, the duo filed for divorce in August 2004, which finalized in 2005.

Reportedly, with his ex-girlfriend Kari Hillsman, the retired NBA player is the father of a son named Kyle (born in 1993).

Is He Dating In 2020?

Meanwhile, as of April 2020, Rick Fox is allegedly single; no reports on his dating story or girlfriend is out. 

After divorce with Vanessa Williams, he was in a 5-year relationship with actress Eliza Dushku, from 2009 to 2014.

Short-Bio

Rick Fox was born on July 24, 1969, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, to Dianne Gerace, an Olympic high-jumper and Ulrich Fox. His birth name is Ulrich Alexander Fox.

He grew up alongside younger sister Jeanene Fox, an interior designer & former model, in The Bahamas. 

After attending Kingsway Academy in Nassau, he enrolled at the University of North Carolina, where his basketball career took off.

Fox holds dual nationality: Canadian-Bahamian & hails from mixed ethnicity; his mother is of Italian and Scottish descent while his father is a Bahamian.

Updated On Tue Apr 28 2020 Published On Wed Apr 08 2020 By CRM

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