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Gene Anthony Ray Net Worth

Gene Anthony Ray Net Worth is
$1.2 Million

Gene Anthony Ray Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Born on May 24, 1962, in Harlem. Attended Julia Richmond High School, where he performed in a dance class, and later auditioned for Louis Falco, the choreographer for the film, Fame (1980). Actually attended New York's "High School of the Performing Arts" for a year, before being kicked out. He was, therefore, perfectly cast as "Leroy" in the film...
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Date Of BirthMay 24, 1962
Died2003-11-14
Place Of BirthNew York City, New York, USA
Height5' 10" (1.78 m)
ProfessionActor, Soundtrack, Miscellaneous Crew
Star SignGemini
#Fact
1Lived on West 153rd Street. After he gained stardom for his roles in Fame (1980) and Fame (1982), he left school to pursue his career.
2According to Selma Rubin, who managed him for 24 years, his last video project is a one-hour BBC "Fame" reunion documentary, "Fame Remember My Name", which was taped in Los Angeles in April 2003, which aired shortly after his death in the United Kingdom.
3In 1982 he toured the UK to perform with other Fame (1982) cast members in ten concerts. A compilation of footage from the concerts was edited together as an episode of the series, Fame: The Kids from Fame in Concert (1983), which was broadcast in the United States a year after the concerts.
4He was HIV-positive at the time he suffered a stroke in June, 2003. He died a few months later on November 14.
5Appeared in a "Fame" reunion documentary entitled, "Fame Remember My Name," which was taped in April 2003 for the BBC.
6Known for his wild, rebellious character Leroy in the TV series Fame (1982), the similarly-styled Gene attended New York's High School of the Performing Arts, but dropped out after a year due to the strict discipline.
7Born in Harlem, he landed the part of "Leroy" in Alan Parker's film, Fame (1980), when he was 17, after skipping school to go to the auditions.
8In real life, he was expelled from the "New York School for the Performing Arts", where the series, Fame (1982), was set.

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Austin Powers in Goldmember2002Dancer (uncredited)
The Drew Carey Show1997TV SeriesDancer
Eddie1996Dancer
Out-of-Sync1995Crash
Fame1982-1987TV SeriesLeroy Johnson Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come The Scarecrow
Vendredi ou la vie sauvage1981TV MovieFriday
Fame1980Leroy

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Fame1982-1987TV Series performer - 47 episodes

Miscellaneous

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Eddie1996associate choreographer

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
VH-1 Where Are They Now?2000TV Series documentaryHimself
Linc's1999TV SeriesHimself
Intimate Portrait1998TV Series documentaryHimself
Raffaella Venerdì, Sabato e Domenica... E saranno famosi1990TV SeriesHimself
The New Hollywood Squares1987TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
Fame1983-1985TV SeriesHimself
Live... And in Person1983TV SeriesHimself
New York Hot Tracks1983TV SeriesHimself - Host (1989)
The Kids from Fame: From the Royal Albert Hall London1983TV Movie documentaryHimself
On Location with: FAME1980Documentary shortHimself - 'Leroy' (as Gene Ray)

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
La imagen de tu vida2006TV SeriesLeroy Johnson
Style Wars1983TV Movie documentaryHimself

Known for movies


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