Peter Parros

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Actor, writer and producer (1960)
Mon Aug 29 2022
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Peter Parros is an American actor who has contributed to the entertainment industry since 1984. He is best known for his role in various TV series such as As the World TurnsKnight Rider, and The Haves and the Have Nots.

Apart from acting, he has also worked as a screenwriter and producer in TV series, movies, and short films.

Dionne Parros Is Peter's Second Wife

Currently, Peter Parros is in a married relationship with Dionne Parros. The couple was living a secret married life before appearing media.

Peter revealed his wife's name on October 9, 2019, through a Tweet on his official Twitter handle captioning:

Had an amazing, historic weekend in ATL with my wife Dionne, celebrating the GRAND opening of #TylerPerryStudios !! And was blown away to receive a star! Wish I had taken more photos!!

Photo of Peter Parros and his wife, Dionne Parros.
Photo of Peter Parros and his wife, Dionne Parros. Image Source: Twitter @PeterParros

Since then, Peter has shared many pictures of himself and his wife on his social media handle. However, they have not shared their marriage date.

Who Is Peter's First Wife?

Before dating his current wife, Dionne Parros, Peter was in a married relationship with Jerri Morgan, an American actress. She is well-known among the public for her role in the Mothers and Daughters short film.

The former couple exchanged their vows in a wedding ceremony held on October 5, 1985. They lived together for more than three-decade before separating from each other. 

The ex-couple got separated from each other on August 25, 2015, due to some personal reasons. 

So How Rich Is Peter?

Peter Parros has a net worth of $5 million, similar to Brice Bexter. He has earned this huge amount through his successful career as an actor for over three decades.

Moreover, he also earned a decent amount of money by writing and producing movies and TV series.

Peter's Kids From First Marriage

Dionne had two children from his unsuccessful marriage with Jerri Morgan. The former couple welcomed their first child, Clayton Parros, on December 11, 1990

On October 28, 1992, the ex-couple welcomed their second child, Petra Parros.

Photo of Peter Parros and his daughter, Petra Parros
Photo of Peter Parros and his daughter, Petra Parros. Image Source: Instagram @officialpeterparros

Talking about Peter's children's careers, his son, Clayton Parros is an American male track and field sprinter. Likewise, his daughter, Petra Parros, is a volleyball player who plays for Lady Pirates, a women's volleyball team.

The Early Life Of Peter

One Life to Live actor Peter was born on November 11, 1960, in Brooklyn, New York, USA, to American parents.

When Peter was just a child, his parents moved to Los Angeles and settled there. He grew up in Los Angeles under the guidance of his parents.

Family Details

As mentioned, Rim of the World actor Peter was born to American parents. He is the son of Leo Parros, father, and Thelma Elizabeth Porter Parros, mother. Moreover, he also has three siblings brother.

Family photo of Peter Parros
Family photo of Peter Parros. Image Source: Facebook  @PeterParros

Although not much is known about Peter's father's profession and other details, he has shared much information regarding his late mother in a Facebook post.

About Peter's Late Mother: Thelma

Peter's mother, Thelma Elizabeth Porter Parros, was a model and poet in her young days. She used to participate in various beauty contests.

Moreover, she won the title of ''Miss Subway'' in New York City, making her the first minority woman to win an American beauty pageant. 

Photo of Peter Parros's late mother, Thelma Elizabeth Porter ParrosParro.
Photo of Peter Parros's late mother, Thelma Elizabeth Porter ParrosParro. Image Source: Facebook  @PeterParros

Furthermore, she has also been featured on the cover page of Ebony and JET magazines. She was also a well-known poet in her youth.

However, she chose her family over her modeling career. She stopped her journey to pay attention to her family and to fulfill her role as a wife and mother.

Uncovering American Actor Details!

Peter Parros stands at a decent height of 6 feet 1 inch (187 cm) while he weighs around 67 kg. He has a black eyes and black hair.

He has a slim body type, but details regarding his body measurement are still behind the curtain. Interestingly, he is often seen with short hair and a beard. 

World Traveller

Peter Parros loves traveling worldwide, clicking photos, and making videos of different historic buildings and artifacts.

Photo of Peter Parros while visiting Fushimi Inari-Taisha (1000 Gates Temple) in Kyoto, Japan. Image Source: Instagram @officialpeterparros

He has been to places such as Japan, Dubai, and Canada. Moreover, he also went to Fushimi Inari-Taisha (1000 Gates Temple) situated in Kyoto, Japan.

Peter Loves Sailing

New York Undercover actor Peter loves sailing throughout the seas and ocean. He often sails to the sea whenever he feels stressed.

Moreover, he makes videos whenever he sets sail and posts it on his social media handle to entertain his fans and followers.

Social Work Of Peter

Peter is a kind-hearted person, and he often helps people who require help. Moreover, he is also a member of the non-profitable and Voluntary organization boys and girls club. 

Photo of Peter Parros serving food to hungry children. Image Source: Instagram @officialpeterparros

The club held various programs to help kids and teenager reach their full potential. Furthermore, he mostly participated in all the programs organized by the club.

Social Media Presence

Peter Parros has a decent fan following of 54.3k people on his official Twitter handle, @PeterParros. He joined Twitter in May 2013. His Twitter bio states, 

Actor & Writer • 'David Harrington of Tyler Perry's The Haves and The Have Nots

Similarly, he also has a page on Facebook under his name, @PeterParros. He has a huge fan base on his page, with a fan following of more than 225k people. 

He is also available on Instagram with the @officialpeterparros username. He also has a good fan following on his Instagram handle, just like his Twitter and Facebook handles. 

However, despite having large followers, his Instagram profile has still not been verified.

Career Overview

As mentioned earlier, Peter Parros is a talented actor who has served the entertainment industry since 1984 and has appeared in more than thirty-seven movies and TV series.

Talking about his acting journey, he started his on-screen career as Michael in The Facts of Life TV series. In 1985, he appeared in two movies, Real Genius as Air Force SP at Gate and Anything for Love as 2nd Waiter.

Moreover, he also started appearing in the Knight Rider TV series as 'RC3' Reginald Cornelius III.

Since then, he has appeared as the primary and side character in several movies and TV series. Some of his famous films and TV series are The Haves and the Have NotsAs the World Turns, The Weekend, and Our Dream Christmas.

Worked as Producer & Writer

Death Before Dishonor actor Peter has also worked as a producer and writer in some movies and short films.

In 1990, he wrote an episode of The New Adam-12 TV series. He was also one of the screenwriters of the 2000 TV movie, Something to Sing About.

In 2005, he wrote a short film, Harlem Sistas Double Dutch, and also produced the short film. Moreover, he was also the executive producer of the 2000 short film Young Americans.

Loves Riding Bike

Although The Family Man actor Peter has never been seen riding a bike on his social media handle, he often refers to bikes in his caption.

In May 2016, he made a post captioning: 

Went bike riding on the Atlanta beltline today and had to stop to get a photo of this fantastic piece by William Massey, made from objects found by the community.

Moreover, we can also say that he is quite assumed with various forms of art.

 

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