Peter Parros Net Worth

Peter Parros Net Worth 2024: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Peter Parros net worth is
$5 Million

Peter Parros Wiki Biography

Peter Parros was born on the 11th November 1960 in Brooklyn, New York City USA, and is a television, film and stage actor best known to the world as Dr. Ben Harris from the soap opera “As the World Turns” (1997-2009), and yet another role as a medical worker, Dr. Ben Price in another soap opera “One Life to Live” (1994-1995), among many other differing appearances. His career started in the early 1980s.

Have you ever wondered how rich Peter Parros is, as of early 2017? According to authoritative sources it has been estimated that Parros’ net worth is as high as $5 million, an amount earned through his successful career in the entertainment industry.

Peter Parros Net Worth $5 Million

Although born in Brooklyn, New York City, Peter spent his childhood in Los Angeles, California and Salt Lake City, Utah. He became interested in acting in his teens after working for a company that created special effects miniatures. He didn’t want to act in dramas, but preferred action films, and said that he would really like to be the black Arnold Schwarzenegger.

Before his screen debut, Peter honed his talents in various theaters, only to make a screen debut in a minor role in the TV series “The Facts of Life” in 1984. The following year he was cast in the part of Reginald Cornelius III – ‘RC3’ – in the TV series “Knight Rider”, while also making his film debut in “Real Genius” the same year. His career in soap operas started in 1986, with the role of Leo Baines in “The Young and the Restless” in 1986 and ‘87, but then in 1989 secured the role of Officer Gus Grant in the TV series “The New Adam-12” (1989-1991), starring Ethan Wayne and Miguel Fernandes next to Peter. In 1994 he continued with soap operas, portraying the second Dr. Ben Price in “One Life to Live”, and then in 1997 appeared in the part of Dr. Ben Harris in “As the World Turns” (1997-2009), which considerably increased his net worth and his popularity as well. While his stint on the show lasted, Peter still remained active in searching other engagements, and appeared in such productions as “CSI: Miami” (2005), and “Bones” (2007), among many others, which also added to his wealth.

In 2013 he started playing David Harrington in Tyler Perry’s mystery drama “The Haves and the Have Nots” (2013-2017), which stars Tika Sumpter, John Schneider and Crystal R. Fox, his present major source of income.

Regarding his personal life, since the 5th October 1985, Peter has been married to Jerri Morgan; the couple has two children.

Full NamePeter Parros
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthNovember 11, 1960
Place Of BirthBrooklyn, New York City, New York, United States
ProfessionActor, Screenwriter
SpouseJerri Morgan (m. 1985)
ChildrenClayton Parros, Petra Parros
NominationsNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a Daytime Drama Series
MoviesAs the World Turns, The New Adam-12, The Family Man, Death Before Dishonor, Knight Rider, Real Genius, The Haves and the Have Nots
TV ShowsAs the World Turns, The New Adam-12, The Family Man, Knight Rider, The Haves and the Have Nots
1Son Clayton born on 11 December 1990.
2Daughter Petra born on 28 October 1992.


The Haves and the Have Nots2013-2017TV SeriesDavid Harrington
Castle2011TV SeriesDr. Rex Colabro
Royal Pains2010TV SeriesTed Phillips
As the World Turns1997-2009TV SeriesBen Harris Dr. Ben Harris Ben Hughes
Sherri2009TV SeriesWilliam
Law & Order2008TV SeriesJudge Matthew Alden
The Weekend2007/IJacob's Dad
Bones2007TV SeriesOfficer at Scene
CSI: Miami2005TV SeriesJames Johnson
New York Undercover1996TV SeriesStan
One Life to Live1994-1995TV SeriesDr. Ben Price #2
Step by Step1994TV SeriesGeorge
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper1993TV SeriesTroy
Seinfeld1992TV SeriesOfficer #2
Santa Barbara1992TV SeriesDane
The New Adam-121989-1991TV SeriesOfficer Gus Grant / Gus Grant
The Family Man1990TV SeriesEddie Cooper
The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson1990TV MovieGordon Jones
2271989TV SeriesPizza Man
Star Trek: The Next Generation1989TV SeriesTactics Officer
Charles in Charge1985-1989TV SeriesEugene / Eddie Dootabuta
Studio 5-B1989TV Series
1st & Ten: The Championship1989TV SeriesMoses Jackson
Ladykillers1988TV MovieZak
Death Before Dishonor1987James
A Little Off Mark1986ShortMark - Our Hero
The Young and the Restless1986TV SeriesLeo Baines
Knight Rider1985-1986TV Series'RC3' Reginald Cornelius III
Anything for Love1985TV Movie2nd Waiter
Real Genius1985Air Force SP at Gate
The Facts of Life1984TV SeriesMichael


Harlem Sistas Double Dutch2005Short
Something to Sing About2000TV Movie
The New Adam-121990TV Series writer - 1 episode


Harlem Sistas Double Dutch2005Short executive producer
Young Americans2000Short executive producer


Mutual Love Life1999Short special thanks


The Tyler Perry Show2014TV SeriesHimself
Beyond the Marquee2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest

Nominated Awards

2003Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Daytime Drama SeriesAs the World Turns (1956)
2000Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actor in a Daytime Drama SeriesAs the World Turns (1956)
1998Soap Opera Digest AwardSoap Opera Digest AwardsFavorite New CoupleAs the World Turns (1956)

Known for movies

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