General Facts and Figures
- Name: Richard Bartlett Schroder
- Net Worth: $25 Million
- Occupation: Actor, Film director, Screenwriter
- Date of Birth: April 13, 1970
- Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York
- Zodiac: Aries
- Spouse: Divorced with Andrea Bernard
- Social: Instagram
Early Life and Education
Ricky was born on April 13, 1970. He was born in Brooklyn but raised in New York’s Staten Island. He prefers to use the name, Rick Schroder, citing that Ricky sounds less mature.
His mother, Diane Katherine, and father, Richard Schroder, both worked in AT&T. He has a sister called Dawn.
As a child, Ricky took part in advertisements, appearing in more than 60 catalogs. He studied at Calabasas High School and later enrolled in Mesa State College.
Career and Net Worth
Besides his appearance in many adverts as a child, Schroder’s career as an actor kicked off in 1979. He appeared in ‘The Champ’ as the child of a character named Jon Voight.
The movie led to his nomination and won the Golden Globe award for Best New Male Star in 1980.
Ricky featured in Disney’s film, The Last Flight of Noah’s Ark, alongside Elliott Gould. His next appearance was in ‘Little Lord Fauntleroy.’ He acted as the starring and title character, besides Alec Guinness.
Along with his childhood acting career, Schroder got the role of a millionaire’s son in ‘Silver Spoon.’ He acted as Ricky Stratton, and his rich father’s character name was Eddie Stratton.
His role in the series won him the Young Artists Awards twice.
After ‘Silver Spoons’ came to an end in 1988, Ricky landed another role as Calvin Graham in a movie on CBS TV. The movie’s title was ‘Too Young the Hero.’
In his later career as an adult, Rick featured in more movies and series. Among them are Lonesome Dove, Return of the Lonesome Dove, NYPD Blues, and Strong Medicine.
He also worked as a producer and director for films such as ‘Black Cloud and the ‘Whiskey Lullaby music video.
Ricky Schroder also found success in the real estate business. All his ventures have contributed to the 25 million dollars net worth he enjoys today.
Houses and Cars
Ricky Schroder is a dazzling celebrity. He is a New York resident who is highly affluent, and he is the owner of several homes and assets, including those in Manhattan, Beverly Hills, and New York.
American actor and director Ricky Schroder is a wealthy and accomplished car collector. His impressive automotive collection includes a Ford Mustang, Mercedes Benz, Toyota, and other makes and models. Schroder enjoys driving and does it frequently inside the city.
Rick Schroder has four children with his ex-wife, Andrea Bernard. The two divorced in 2016 after a marriage that lasted from 1992.
He has been arrested two times with domestic violence allegations. He was released on bail both times.