Richard Grieco
Richard Grieco
Real Name/Full Name Richard John Grieco Jr.
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Richard Grieco
Birth Place: Watertown, New York, U.S.
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 23 March 1965
Age/How Old: 59 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 177.8 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
Weight: In Kilograms –  78 kg
In Pounds – 171.6 lbs
Eye Color: Hazel
Hair Color: Black
Parents Name: Father – Richard Grieco Sr.
Mother –Carolyn Grieco
Siblings: David Grieco (brother), Elizabeth Grieco, Laura Grieco (sister)
School: High School, Massachusetts
College: Central Connecticut State University
Religion: Christianity
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Aries
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Girlfriend: Yasmine Bleeth, Lynette Walden
Wife/Spouse Name: N.A.
Kids/Children Name: Dylan Justice Sissons
Profession: Actor, singer and television producer
Net Worth: $8 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Richard John Grieco Jr., who is popularly known as Detective Dennis Booker, is an actor and fashion model in the United States of America. He is also a singer and television producer. He has been part of several hit television shows and has  been involved with several fashion brands such as Calvin Klein and Armani.

Well, how well do you know about Richard Grieco? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Richard Grieco’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Richard Grieco to date.

Biography and Early Life

Richard was born on March 23, 1965, in the city of Watertown, New York. He is often recognized by his nickname which is Dickie. His father Richard and mother Carolyn are of Italian and Irish descent. He is a model turned actor, whose early passion was playing football. He also represented his University team in the sport of football.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Richard Grieco in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Richard Grieco’s age is 59 years old as of today’s date 17th April 2024 having been born on 23 March 1965. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 177.8 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 171.6 lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms.


He went to high school, followed by Connecticut State University. He used to represent his University football team while he was in the same. When he was in high school, he used to play hockey as well. His interest in sports was more than that of academics.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Richard Grieco is currently reported as single. He has been in eight relationships previously. His personal life has faced many controversies. He started dating Lynette Walden and engaged in the year 1991. Then in the year 1992, they broke up for some issues. Then in 1993, he dated Terry Farrell and Katie Wagner. And after one year, he dated Adeline Blondeau. Then in 1998, he was engaged to Yasmine Bleeth, and the relationship hardly lasted for two years. He was also in relationships with Stephanie Niznik from 2001 to 2007.

It is rumored that Richard was darting Christina Applegate before she got engaged with Lynette in the year 1988. Richard was very handsome and had multiple relationships. This brought some controversies to his life, but he used to stay away from it. He doesn’t like too much media attraction. His only son’s name is Dylan Justice Sissons and he is very close to him.

Is Richard Grieco Gay?

No, Richard isn’t gay. He has dated many people in his life and has a son too. Thus, all these pieces of evidence speak that he is straight.

Professional Career

Richard was a model before appearing in films. He started working with Calvin Klein and Chanel. Then after achieving success in modeling character, he decided on acting. He appeared in One Life to Live as Rick Gardner. It was telecasted from 1985-1987. Then in 1988, he was taken as Detective Dennis Booker on the show 21 Jump Street and its spinoff Booker. He got his feature debut in If Looks Could Kill and appeared as Michael Corben in 1991. After that, he appeared in many television serials and movies.

Some of his famous television series appearances are Marker, which was released in 1995, and many such more. Then in 1994, he started his singing career with a band named Dunmore Band. He signed to a German label too and got popular in the music industry also. His songs are streaming on Spotify and iTunes. Richard also has a hidden painter inside. He sold his first ever public painting for a whooping 10,900 USD.


Richard has won some of the awards and been nominated for many awards for his acting skills.

  1. Bravo Otto Germany (Nominee) in 1991.
  2. Shockfest Film Festival (Winner) in 2020 as Best Actor.
  3. ShoWest Award (Winner) in 1991 as the male star of tomorrow.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Richard Grieco in 2024

Richard Grieco Net Worth
Richard Grieco Net Worth

As of 2024, Richard Grieco has a net worth of $8 million. He is a popular actor, artist and a model too. His paintings are sold at high prices. The popular video 22 Jump Street got a massive response from the public. Most of his movies and television shows were hit among the audience.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Richard was once left in tears after Public intoxication arrest at DFW airport in Dallas. There was footage showing Richard struggling to answer the questions asked by the police.
  • Richard revealed that he had been painting since 1991, and he describes it asAbstract Emotionalism.
  • Richard has a son from her girlfriend Kimber Sissons, who is an actress. He also loves to play golf.

Richard is famous for his role as a handsome police officer in the series 21 Jump Street. He has a huge fan following in the world which he acquired after working in several movie franchises. He has struggled a lot during the initial days of acting and was not able to land with jobs. He has done many advertisements for famous brands in his career, which resulted in his rise in popularity.


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