• Lamman Rucker is an actor born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with a net worth of $2.5 million
• He grew up in the Washington, DC area and was exposed to a lot of child pageants, which developed his interest in acting
• He has made numerous appearances in TV soap operas and films since the late '90s
• He is married to Kelly Davis and has previously been in a relationship with Jill Scott
• He is active on social media, promoting his upcoming projects and personal pictures of family and friends

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Net Worth$2.5 million
Date Of BirthOctober 6, 1971
Fact"Law & Order" Original series (NBC). Top-of-show Guest Star as Sports Agent, Reggie Uggams in controversial episode entitled "The Sixth Man". [February 2005]

Who is Lamman Rucker?

Lamman Rucker was born on 6 October 1971, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA, and is an actor, best known from appearances in numerous TV soap operas, including “As the World Turns”, and “All My Children”. He’s also appeared in a number of films throughout his career since the late ‘90s.

The Riches of Lamman Rucker

How rich is Lamman Rucker? As of mid-2018, sources estimate a net worth that is at $2.5 million, mostly earned through a successful career in acting. He’s also had short film projects and as he continues his endeavors, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.

Early Life, Education, and Career Beginnings

Lamman has ancestry from Barbados, and while born in Pittsburgh, he grew up in the Washington, DC area and was accustomed to having a big family with extended family just nearby. He had a lot of support growing up, and as a child was exposed to a lot of child pageants, which developed his interest in acting. During fourth grade, he experienced his first acting role as a part of a school production.
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He joined his school’s drama club, and then attended the Duke Ellington School of the Arts in Washington, D.C. After matriculating, he studied at Carnegie-Mellon University and at Duquesne University. After graduating, he started his professional acting career by appearing in support roles in television shows, before in 2002 getting his first major role in the CBS daytime soap opera entitled “As the World Turns” in the role of attorney T. Marshall Travers, often appearing opposite Tamara Tunie. “As the World Turns” is one of the longest running shows on the network, and he stayed in the series for a year before moving to other endeavors.

Acting Career

Rucker was cast in another soap opera in 2005 – entitled “All My Children” – in which he played the role of Garret Williams; the series is another long running soap opera that has had numerous cast members over the years. Concurrently, Lamman also had recurring roles in “All of Us” and “Half & Half” – one of the most watched sitcoms on the UPN network.

Eventually, Rucker would find a lot of work in films by Tyler Perry – in 2007, he was a co-star of “Why Did I Get Married?”, a comedy-drama film starring Janet Jackson, and Jill Scott with the story focused on the difficulty of maintaining relationships in modern times. He then reprised his role in the film’s sequel three years later, entitled “Why Did I Get Married Too?” He also played Will Brown in the film “Meet the Browns”, which led him to reprised his role in the “Meet the Browns” sitcom, which would run from 2009 to 2011.

Later Work

Lamman was cast in the comedy series “Save Me”, but only appeared in the pilot episode, then continued with support roles in both films and television shows. He was also given a regular role in the drama series “South of Hell” in 2015, appearing opposite Mena Suvari. The supernatural horror show focused on demon hunters for hire, and ran for just one season of eight episodes. One of his latest projects is the drama series entitled “Greenleaf’ on the Oprah Winfrey Network, in which he plays one of the leads, Jacob Greenleaf, and which follows the world of the Greenleaf family often filled with lies and secrets.

Personal Life and Social Media

For his personal life, it is known that Rucker is married to Kelly Davis though very little information is known about their relationship as Rucker tends to keep his private affairs away from the media. He was known to previously be in a relationship with Jill Scott. He also tried his hand once at business, creating his own skin care line alongside attorney E. Lindsey Maxwell.

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Similar to numerous actors in the industry, Rucker is very active online through social media. He has accounts associated with Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, which he uses to help promote his upcoming projects, mostly consisting of new episodes of the show “Greenleaf”. He also has photos behind the scenes with his co-stars. His Facebook does similar work to his Twitter account in that it promotes a lot of upcoming episodes of “Greenleaf”. He’s also posted some events he was or is going to be a part of. He also showcases a lot of personal pictures of family and friends.

General Info

Full NameLamman Rucker
Net Worth$2.5 million
Date Of BirthOctober 6, 1971
Height1.9 m
ProfessionFilm producer, Actor
EducationDuke Ellington School of the Arts


ParentsEric Rucker, Malaya Rucker


NominationsNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series
MoviesWhy Did I Get Married?, The Man in 3B, Why Did I Get Married Too?, Meet the Browns, N-Secure, Black Coffee, I'm Through with White Girls, The Under Shepherd, The Greatest Song, The Bachelor Party, First Impression
TV ShowsSave Me, Meet the Browns, Greenleaf

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1"Law & Order" Original series (NBC). Top-of-show Guest Star as Sports Agent, Reggie Uggams in controversial episode entitled "The Sixth Man". [February 2005]
2"All of Us" - TV show/UPN September 28, 2004 & October 5, 2004 [October 2004]




No More Mr Nice Guy2017post-productionBruce Wright
Greenleaf2016-2017TV SeriesJacob Greenleaf
Service to Man2016Dr. Johnson
Plenty2016TV MovieWilliam Foster
South of Hell2015TV SeriesElijah Bledsoe
The Man in 3B2015Darryl Graham
Love Won't Let Me Wait2015Roger
First Impression2014Vernon Richardson
Where's the Love?2014TV MovieSebastian
Black Coffee2014Hill
Save Me2013TV SeriesDr. John Wilkins (as Lamon Rucker)
Sugar Mommas2012TV Movie
The Undershepherd2012Roland
Meet the Browns2009-2011TV SeriesWill / Will Brown / Dr. Will Brown
The Bachelor Party2011VideoLance
Single Ladies2011TV SeriesTeddy
N-Secure2010Isaac Roberts
Why Did I Get Married Too?2010Troy
The Greatest Song2009Trent Major
Words Unspoken2009Vaughn
Jump the Broom: A Musical2009ShortShamar
Ball Don't Lie2008Trey
Meet the Browns2008Will
Why Did I Get Married?2007Sheriff Troy
House of Payne2007TV SeriesWill
I'm Through with White Girls (The Inevitable Undoing of Jay Brooks)2007Drake Moore
The Commission2007ShortJudge Harold Couch
Let's Talk2006ShortMaurice
Half & Half2005-2006TV SeriesChase
All My Children2005TV SeriesGarret Williams
Law & Order2005TV SeriesReggie Uggams
All of Us2004TV SeriesRick Harris
As the World Turns2003TV SeriesT. Marshall Travers
Making Revolution2003Michael Suliman
The Young and the Restless1998TV SeriesFlight Agent #3
The Temptations1998TV SeriesJimmy Ruffin


Service to Man2016associate producer
The Man in 3B2015associate producer
First Impression2014producer
Agoraphobia2012/IIShort executive producer
The Greatest Song2009producer

Music Department

Let's Talk2006Short music supervisor


Jump the Broom: A Musical2009Short voice performer


Bleaching Black Culture2014DocumentaryActor
Empower Me Tour2012ShortHimself
The Wendy Williams Show2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest
2010 Soul Train Awards2010TV SpecialHimself
The Mo'Nique Show2010TV SeriesHimself
The Tyler Perry Show2010TV SeriesHimself
Straight from the Horses Mouth2009VideoHimself
14th Annual Inner City Destiny Awards2006VideoHimself - Presenter
The 29th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards2002TV SpecialHimself


Nominated Awards

2011Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesMeet the Browns (2009)
2010Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesMeet the Browns (2009)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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