Rick Fox

Three-time NBA Champion with the Los Angeles Lakers, actor and producer Rick Fox has appeared in a number of film and television projects, sharing the screen with actors ranging from Whoopi Goldberg to Henry Winkler, Angela Bassett, Shia LeBeouf, and William H. Macy.

Rick’s acting debut came in 1994 in William Friedkin’s Blue Chips. Similar roles followed in 1996’s Eddie and 1998’s critically acclaimed He Got Game (directed by Spike Lee), before his breakout role on the hit HBO series Oz. Since then, Rick has appeared in more than a dozen network shows, including Big Bang Theory (CBS), Ugly Betty (ABC), One Tree Hill (CW), Dirt (FX), The Game, (BET), Mom (CBS), IZombie (CW), Hit The Floor (VH1) and Shameless (Showtime). He also competed on the hit ABC series, Dancing with the Stars. In addition, he has appeared in such diverse films as Holes, Mini’s First Time, Tyler Perry’s Meet The Browns, and Dope.

As a star basketball athlete, Rick attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and was coached by the legendary Dean Smith. He began his pro basketball career when he was drafted into the NBA by the Boston Celtics as a first round pick. He went on to be the captain of both the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers while being coached by 11-time champion Phil Jackson.

Rick is a father of two and currently resides in Los Angeles.