|Celebrated Name:||Victoria Rowell|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Victoria Lynn Rowell|
|Age:||61 years old|
|Birth Date:||10 May 1959|
|Birth Place:||Portland, Maine, United States|
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Radcliffe Bailey (m. 2009–2014), Tom Fahey (m. 1989–1990)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Maya Fahey, Jasper Armstrong Marsalis)|
|Is Victoria Rowell Lesbian?||No|
|Profession:||Actress, writer, producer, and dancer|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$3 million|
|Last Updated:||April 2021|
Victoria Rowell is a well-known actress, writer, producer, and dancer from America. She started her career as a ballet dancer and fashion model, before acting in the 1987 comedy film, Leonard Part 6. She is best known for her role as Drucilla Winters in the daytime soap opera, The Young and the Restless, which she was nominated for three Daytime Emmy Awards.
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Early Life & Biography
Victoria Lynn Rowell was born on May 10, 1959, in Portland, Maine, U.S., to her parents Dorothy Rowell and Wilson. Her father was of Jamaican descent, and her mother was of English origin. Her mother had schizophrenia, and at the age of 16, Rowell, along with her two sisters, Sheree and Lori, was surrendered to child services.
Rowell was raised by foster parents, Agatha C. and Robert Armstead. As a teenager, she took ballet lessons and became a member of Sigma Gamma Rho sorority. She went to American Ballet Theater II and the Juilliard School of Music Dance Extension to learn ballet and later became a guest-artist teacher in New England.
Rowell got married to Tom Fahey in 1989 and got divorced the following year. Together, they are the parents of a daughter, Maya. Later, she had a long-term relationship with musician Wynton Marsalis with whom she has a son named Jasper.
In 2009, Rowell married Radcliffe Bailey, who was an Atlanta based artist. However, the couple divorced in 2014.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 10 May 1959, Victoria Rowell is 61 years old as of today’s date 11th April 2021. Her height is 1.7 m tall, and her weight is 65 kg.
Victoria Rowell started her career in the 1980s as an in-demand runway and catalog model. In 1987, she made her acting debut in the movie Leonard Part 6. She did a recurring role on The Cosby Show, and on the CBS daytime soap opera, As the World Turns.
She played the role of dancer Drucilla Barber in the daytime soap opera, The Young and the Restless in 1990. For her performance, she was nominated for three Daytime Emmy Awards and won 11 NAACP Image Awards. Later, Rowell left the show as she was unhappy with the soap opera for not having enough African-American cast and crew. Her role was very popular and had a strong appeal, which made her fans beg to the series to rehire her.
From 1993 to 2001, Rowell played the character of Dr. Amanda Bentley in the primetime series Diagnosis: Murder, which aired on the CBS network. She became a household name for her work in the show.
Rowell starred in many movies in the 1990s. She played the role of Eddie Murphy‘s character’s love interest in the movie, The Distinguished Gentleman. Rowell was seen in the comedy film Dumb and Dumber in the character of FBI agent Beth Jordan. In 1993, science fiction movie, Full Eclipse, she starred opposite Mario Van Peebles.
In 1997, Rowell was seen in the critically acclaimed drama film, Eve’s Bayou. She did various recurring roles in movies such as Motives and A Perfect Fit. She appeared in the movie, Single Ladies and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Home of the Brave.
Awards & Achievements
Victoria Rowell has won several awards and nominations in her illustrious career. She has been awarded 11 NAACP Image Award in the category of “Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series” for her work in the soap opera, The Young and the Restless. She has also been nominated for three Daytime Emmy Awards for the same. In 2005, Rowell won the 19th Soap Opera Digest Awards in the category of “Outstanding Actress in a Supporting Role.”
Net Worth & Salary of Victoria Rowell in 2021
As of April 2021, Victoria Rowell has an estimated net worth of more than $3 million. She has made this huge fortune through her successful career as a television and movie actor.
Rowell has been a part of several commercially successful movies like The Distinguished Gentleman, Secret Sins of the Father, Eve’s Bayou, A Town Without Pity, Polly and Marie, Water in a Broken Glass, Pride & Prejudice: Atlanta, and many more. She has also appeared in popular television series such as As the World Turns, Diagnosis: Murder, The Young and the Restless, Single Ladies, Mann & Wife, among others.
In 2009, Rowell signed a six-figure deal with Atria Books for a book about the world of daytime TV. She is also the author The Women Who Raised Me: A Memoir, Secrets of a Soap Opera Diva: A Novel, and The Young and the Ruthless: Back in the Bubbles.
Victoria Rowell is one of the most renowned actresses in the world. She had a very rough childhood, but she was able to be successful through her hardwork and dedication.