20th Apr 70
Born in: United States
Marital status: Single
American actor and former fashion model
Born as Shemar Franklin Moore has an estimated net worth of $4 million. This actor moved to Denmark together with his mother while he was an infant. Later, they relocated to Bahrain while he was four and there he attended a British private school up until he was seven years old. Moore remembers civil unrest, racism, and also interracial relationships being taboo were among the reasons why his mother moved abroad with him back in the 1970s. Moore’s family went back to the United States in 1977 and settled in Chico, California. However, they moved again to Palo Alto and here Moore graduated from Gunn High School. Santa Clara University was his college Alma Mater and eventually graduated being a Communications Major. His modelling job allowed him to pay the bills. Sadly, his mother was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis back in 1998 and he started to get busy in creating charity events to help him raise money for the MS research. Now, he focuses on his acting career. Moore's most notable roles include; Winters on The Young and the Restless, Derek Morgan on Criminal Minds, and also the third permanent host on Soul Train.