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Samuel Monroe Jr Net Worth

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What is the net worth of Samuel Monroe Jr?

$3 Million

Samuel Monroe Jr is an American actor with a net worth of $3 million who has been in several television and film projects.

He is most recognized for his roles as Lorenz in the 1996 film Set It Off and as a recurring character in the NYPD Blue television series.

He’s been in movies like Menace II Society (1993), Tales from the Hood (1995), Set It Off (1996), and The Players Club (1998), as well as television shows like Out All Night (1993) and NYPD Blue (1996).

Quick Facts About Samuel Monroe Jr

Samuel Monroe Jr Net Worth$3 Million
Date of BirthNovember 28, 1973
Age47
Height6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
GenderMale
NationalityAmerican
ProfessionActor
Relationship StatusMarried
WifeShawna Stewart

Samuel Monroe Jr Earnings, Career and More

Thanks to a successful acting career, his net worth is estimated to be around $3 million as of September 2021. His acting roles in television and movies are his primary source of revenue, but his collaborations in various businesses and interviews also pay well.

Monroe also manages Baboon Goonz Enterprise LLC, an entertainment, music, and film production company, in addition to his acting profession.

After working on the sitcom series Out All Night, which ran on NBC from 1992 to 1993, his career took off. He then went on to show off his incredible acting abilities in the various roles that he was offered. Menace II Society, Tales from the Hood, Set It Off, and The Players Club are among Samuel’s most well-known films.

Even though the actor has never played a positive character on screen, his real personal character is vastly different from the one he portrays. He was known as “The Hood’s Menace” because of the characters he played in his films.

When he played Ilena’s Cousin in the $30 million box office blockbuster hit “Menace II Society, a 1993 American teen hood drama directed by Allen and Albert Hughes, he made the jump from television to the big screen. The film is used to illustrate what individuals in various sections of the United States face daily.

Monroe reprises his role of Menace II Society in Don’t Be a Menace To South Central While Drinking Your Hood Juice, in which he plays essentially the same character as Ilena’s Cousin.

He also appeared in the film The Player’s Club alongside actor and musician Ice Cube, in which he portrays Junior and Ice Cube plays Clyde.

He has developed his hit television series, “The Halls,” as a Director, Writer, and Producer, moving from the big screen to the big chair. It’s a realistic portrayal of the lives of young people who end themselves in the juvenile justice system. This television show is also highly interesting, as it follows the lives of both the children and their parents. He believes it is critical to document the life of the parents because he believes that childhood corruption begins at home.

He is no stranger to other media platforms. Working with Andre Harrell while signed to Jive Records encouraged him to pursue his passion for producing and recording his music.

With a unique rap style and tracks co-produced by some of the world’s greatest and most prolific legendary producers (Battlecat, Duane Nettlesbey, Jelly Roll, Meech Wells, Mohamed Aniff “Double F” and Clint “pay-back” sands), he is speculated to try a career in the music industry as well.

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Samuel Monroe Jr Relationship and Personal Life

He is married to Shawna Stewart who is a co-founder of Baboon Goonz Enterprise LLC. Their actual date of the wedding is not known as he has not revealed much details regarding his marriage.

Samuel’s social media accounts show that he and his wife, Shawna, have a family of four, including his two children, Brooklyn and Kingston.

He does not discuss his family on social media or in interviews, except for a few posts here and there. He may choose to keep his personal life private and away from the media’s scrutiny.

Samuel Monroe Jr Early Life and Family

He was born on November 28, 1973, in Los Angeles, California, and raised there. Information regarding his parents and his upbringing is not known in the public domain since he has not mentioned any details related to his family and education as well.

Having an interest in performing and acting at a young age, he received his first role as an actor in Patti LaBelle’s 1993 hit TV series Out All Night. With an appearance in the 1995 film Tales from the Hood, he made the move from television to film.

Interesting Facts About Samuel Monroe Jr

  • He co-stars with Arija Bareikis in the TNT original series Southland as a guest star.
  • His studio, which he built in July 2010, is in Torrance, California (South Bay).
  • He has 33 acting credits according to his IMDB profile.
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