Biography

Russell Simmons II

Russell Simmons II

Russell Simmons II is an American actor who is best known for portraying his father, former Run–D.M.C. musician and hip-hop music pioneer Joseph Simmons, commonly known as Rev Run, in the American reality television series Run’s House. He was a host on the TV show Rev Runs Around the World from 2015 to 2016. He is one of Hollywood’s up-and-coming stars. Reverend Run, his father, is also a practicing clergyman.

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Russell Simmons was born in the United States on August 30, 1997, in Saddle River, Bergen County, New Jersey. He first appeared on his family show when he was eleven years old. He was the show’s youngest cast member. His ethnicity is African-American and his nationality is American.

Russell Simmons II is better known by the moniker ‘Russy Simmons,’ or simply ‘Russie.’ He was born to Joseph Simmons, a rapper, and Justine Simmons, a model.

Russell Simmons is the co-founder of Def Jam Records, an American hip-hop company. Daniel Simmons, an abstract expressionist painter, was his grandfather. He comes from a well-known family.

Russell Simmons has an older brother, Diggy Simmons, and a younger sister, Victoria Anne Simmons, who died soon after birth from an omphalocele birth condition. From his father’s previous marriage with Valerie Vaughn, he has two step-sisters, Vanessa Simmons and Angela Simmons, as well as a step-brother, Josh “Jojo” Simmons Jr.

The family adopted Miley Justine Simmons shortly after Vanessa Anne Simmons died. In Run’s House, he is surrounded by his entire family. Aoki Lee Simmons and Ming Lee Simmons are his cousins.

Russell Simmons’ Work Experience

Russell Simmons II has been interested in acting and skating since he was a child. He began his acting career at the age of eleven when he and his family appeared in MTV’s reality show Run’s House in 2005. The show aired for six seasons until being canceled in 2009.

Simmons was well-known at the time for being the show’s youngest and most bizarre character.

Following Run’s House, he appeared in the travel and cuisine shows ‘Rev Runs Around the World’ and ‘Rev Run’s Sunday Supper.’ He collaborated on these projects with his parents and younger sister, Miley Justine Simmons.

Simmons also starred in the 2006 BET Awards as himself, and in 2011, he starred in ‘In the Flow with Affion Crockett,’ in which he once again played himself.

Russell Simmons’ Net Worth, Achievements, and Body Measurements

Russell Simmons’ current net worth is estimated to be approximately $2 million. His father, Joseph Simmons, is worth $70 million. He resides in his father’s 5.5 million dollar home in New Jersey.

Along with Joseph Simmons and Daniel Simmons, he was nominated for the Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Male Reality Star in 2005. In terms of his acting career, the young actor has a long way to go.

From 2005 until 2009, his father Rev Run starred in the MTV reality show Run’s House, which focused on his daily life with his family. On the series, Rev Runs Around the World and Rev Run’s Sunday Suppers, he co-stars with his parents and younger sister, Miley.

The Simmons family resides in a six-bedroom colonial-style home in Saddle River, New Jersey, that was advertised for sale in 2007 for $5.5 million.

Russell Simmons has a height of 5 feet and 6 inches. He is highly active on social media right now and has a positive relationship with his fans. He tweets frequently uploads several images on Instagram and is open about his personal life. The 20-year-old actress has recently begun her college education.

Who is he now dating?

Russell Simmons is not in a relationship. The 22-year-old actress has recently begun college. He hasn’t revealed anything about her romantic life, relationship, or partner. Russell appears to be more dedicated and focused on his profession than anything else right now. His free time is spent with his parents and siblings.

His parents, on the other hand, have been married since 1994. His father married Valerie Vaughn, his ex-wife, in 1983 and divorced in 1992.

Russell is quite active on social media and has a great rapport with his followers. He sends out a lot of tweets and uploads a lot of images to Instagram.

Facts of Russell Simmons II
Date of Birth:1997  August-30
Age:24 years old
Birth Nation:United States of America
Height:5 Feet 6 Inch
NameRussell Simmons II
FatherJoseph Simmons
MotherJustine Simmons
NationalityAmerican
Birth Place/CityNew York
ProfessionEntrepreneur
SalaryNA
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBald
Body Measurements34-26-38
Weight in KGNA
DivorceKimora Lee Simmons (2009)
EducationCity College of New York
AwardsPGA Visionary Vanguard Award,GLAAD Media Award for Excellence in ,NAACP Image Award � Vanguard Award
MoviesKrush Groove,Tougher Than Leather,The Addiction
TV ShowRev Runs Around the World
SiblingsNA
BooksNA