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Reno Wilson was born on 20th January 1970 in Brooklyn, New York City in the United States of America. His birth name is Roy Wilson. He is about 6feet 1inch tall, roughly about 1.85 meters long. He is famously known as an African American actor and producer.


Wilson is not only a talented actor but also a knowledgeable person as he is an intellect. Reno went through school successfully and worked hard to get good grades. He finished his high school studies and did not stop at that, he proceeded on to university. Wilson attended the State University of New York, where he studied for his degree.


Reno Wilson is a famous actor. He has starred in many movies. His career in acting started many years back and at the age of 45 he has been nothing but successful.

He was brought to the public eye from his role in The Cosby Show, where he played as Howard, Theo Huxtable's college friend in the series Seasons 5 and 6. The TV series was aired on NBC channel from 20th September 1984 till 30th April 1992.

In the year 2006, he played in a movie called Crank and again in 2009 he played in Crank: High Voltage yet another film that went viral.

Another big role that Reno Wilson played was in Mike & Molly created by the legendary Mark Roberts. The film premiered on CBS TV station on 20th September 2010. In this film, Reno played as Officer Carl MacMillan.

Wilson also played in the famous Prison Break series, which role made him even more recognized for his amazing acting skills. He has a long filmography gallery, which can be viewed from the internet.

Apart from acting, Reno is also a voice over artist. Most people know him for his work in Frenzy, Mudflap and Brains in the film series Transformers.  Reno has played as the voice over character in many other films, including Final Fantasy XIII, where he was the voice of Sazh Katzroy and in Sequels. In the famous Naruto Shippuden film, Reno Wilson is the voice of Killer Bee.

On top of acting and being a voice over artist, Reno is comedian. He has tried his hand in it but acting seems to be his best talent. All the same, his name is attached to respectable awards won by films that he acted in.

Personal life

Reno Wilson is a handsome guy that is married to his beautiful wife Coco Fausone and together they have 2 children. He is a pretty private person and there is nothing much about his family shared by him to the public, apart from a few photos.

Reno has excelled in his career and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million dollars. With that kind of money, we can correctly speculate that his family is living a good life.


There is no doubt that Reno is one great multi-talented person. Being in the film industry for only less than 30 years, he has achieved much that some actors have not. He is hard working and ambitious and will definitely keep on building his good legacy.


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