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Alfonso Ribeiro Biography

Birth Place:
New York, New York, United States
Actor, director

Fast Facts

  • Made his Broadway debut in 1983's The Tap Dance Kid, opposite Hinton Battle and Samuel E
  • Wright
  • Appeared in a Michael Jackson Pepsi commercial in 1984, as a background dancer
  • Won the first and only season of Celebrity Duets in 2006
  • Appeared in the video for Will Smith's "Wild Wild West
  • " Ranked No
  • 95 on VH1's 100 Greatest Kid Stars countdown
  • Aspired to be a professional race-car driver until the birth of his daughter prompted him to change his priorities


  • Sienna Ribeiro -- Daughter
  • Robin Stapler -- Ex-wife
  • Michael Ribeiro -- Father
  • Joy Ribeiro -- Mother
  • Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro Jr. -- Son
  • Anders Reyn Ribeiro -- Son
  • Angela Unkrich -- Wife