An American actor, and former model, Richard Roundtree is currently single. He was previously married to Karen Roundtree in 1980. Richard is best known for his role as John Shaft in “Shaft”. Richard Roundtree graduated from New Rochelle High School in 1961 and played for a nationally ranked and undefeated championship football team in high school. He has appeared in the television series The Closer as Colonel D.B. Walter U.S.M.C.
Richard Roundtree's Personal Life
Richard was previously married to Mary Jane Grant on 27 November 1963 but the couple did not continue their marriage relationship and they divorced on 13 December 1973.
He remarried to Karen M. Ciernia on September 1980 but they ended their marriage relationship. He is the father of five children.
He has one son named, John James Roundtree who was born on 3 November 1998 and has four , daughters Kelli Roundtree, Morgan Roundtree, Tayler Roundtree but he has not revealed one daughter's name in his biography.
He was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1993. He underwent chemotherapy and a double mastectomy.
Richard Roundtree's Net worth
He holds a net worth of about $2 million as of 2019.
Richard Roundtree's Wiki-Bio
Richard Roundtree was born on 9 July 1942 in New Rochelle, New York.
He is best known playing the role of detective John Shaft in the 1971 movie Shaft and it's sequels.