About Shemar Moore
Shemar Moore is known as an actor and also as a former fashion model, which has added a lot of revenues to the overall amount of Shemar Moore net worth, which has been stated to reach 4 million dollars. He is mostly known from the TV series called “The Young and the Restless”, where he appeared between the years 1994-2005 and where he portrayed a role of Malcolm Winters. Also, in 2005, he was casted for a role of Derek Morgan in “Criminal Minds”, where he is appearing now, too. This is considered to be one of the most important sources of Shemar Moore net worth today. In 1999, he also started hosting “Soul Train”, where he stayed till 2003.
Shemar Moore was born in 1970 in Oakland, California. His mother was working as a teacher in Denmark and Bahrain, thus, when he was a baby, he moved to these countries with his mother. Also, another reason why Shemar Moore’s mother was likely to move abroad anywhere instead of stating in the United States was because of racism in the country. In 1977, the family moved back to the United States. After finishing high school, Shemar Moore entered Santa Clara University in California, where he was studying communications.
In order to pay his tuition fees, Shemar Moore was working as a model.
However, he became popular only when he joined the cast of “The Young and the Restless”, where he stayed for eight years and this show has added a lot of financial success to Shemar Moore net worth. In 2007, Shemar Moore claimed that it was enough for him to appear on this show since he has stayed in it for 8 years playing a role of Malcolm Winters. In the period of 2000-2003, Shemar Moore appeared on “Soul Train”.
In 2001, he appeared in a movie called “The Brothers”. Between the years 2002-2003, Shemar Moore appeared in “Birds of Prey”. In 2004, Shemar Moore appeared in another movie called “Motives”, where he portrayed a role of Emery Simms. Also, in this movie, he appeared with Golden Brooks and Vivica Fox.
Also, he played a supporting character in a film called “Diary of a Mad Black Woman”. These roles also increased Shemar Moore net worth. In addition to his acting career, Shemar Moore is also known as doing a lot of charitable work, mainly for multiple sclerosis. In fact, his mother was diagnosed with this illness in 1998.