Marque Richardson - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 14, 2022

Marque Richardson
Profession: Actor
Best Known For: Dear White People (TV series), True Blood (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: Under Review

Personal Details

Born on : October 23, 1985 (age 38)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Marque Richardson Jr.
Birth Place: San Diego, California, USA
Horoscope: Scorpio
Father's Name: Marque Richardson Sr.
Mother's Name: N/A
Siblings: 1

Kyle Richardson (younger brother)

High School: Mayfair High School
University: University of Southern California
Ethnicity: African-American
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: In Relationship
Girlfriend Name: Tiffany Boone (engaged)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.83 meter (6 feet 0 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Marque Richardson?

Marque Richardson is an actor by profession and an American national. He is well known for appearing in the TV series Dear White People, True Blood, and the films Antebellum, and Trans-Me.

Marque Richardson – Age, Parents, Siblings

Marque Richardson was born on October 23, 1985, in San Diego, California, USA. He was born Marque Richardson Jr. to his father Marque Richardson Sr. while the name of his mother is not known. Both of his parents served in the United States Navy and have a younger sibling, a brother named Kyle Richardson.

Marque Richardson with his mother (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

For education Marque Richardson attended Mayfair High School, graduating in 2007. He went on to study at the University of Southern California on a full scholarship from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He graduated from the same with degrees in Business, Public Policy, Planning & Management.

His ethnicity is African-American.

Marque Richardson – Girlfriend, Wife, Children

Richardson is currently in a relationship with actress Tiffany Boone. He and his girlfriend have been dating for a couple of years and had gotten engaged in 2020. They do not have any children together. 

The previous dating history of Marque Richardson is known. He has never been married and sans a wife.

Marque Richardson, Tiffany Boone (Image: Zimbio)

Marque Richardson – Career

Early Days

Richardson’s debut role was in the 2001 film Flossin' as Malik followed by minor appearances in 7th Heaven and The Bernie Mac Show, both in 2006. He then went on to work in the TV series Unfabulous (2007), ER (2008), The Starter Wife (2008), web series My Alibi (2008-2009), True Blood (2012-2013), The Newsroom (2013), among others.

Finally in 2014 Marque Richardson was cast as Reggie Green in the comedy-drama film Dear White People (2014). It gained him some recognition.

Films, Series

Over the years he has appeared in the TV series Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2014), Dear White People (2017-present), the TV film All the Way (2016), and films Step Sisters (2018), Inheritance (2020), Antebellum (2020), Trans-Me, etc.


On the set of Antebellum, Marque Richardson has worked alongside Lyle Brocato, Robert Aramayo, Jack Huston, Lily Cowles, and Eric Lange.

Marque Richardson in Dear White People (Image: Teen Vogue)

Marque Richardson – Philanthropy

The actor has been very much involved in philanthropic work. He has worked with the international, non-governmental organization Habitat for Humanity to build homes in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and Retalhuleu, Guatemala. He partnered in 2018 to form The Jordan Edwards Memorial Scholarship Fund. They award scholarships to honor the legacy of Jordan Edwards, a child who was killed by a police officer in Dallas, Texas. 

Back in 2005, he traveled to Khao Lak, Thailand to provide relief after a tsunami in December 2004. 

Marque Richardson – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth and annual salary of Marque Richardson are under review.

Marque Richardson – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On Instagram and Twitter, Marque Richardson is followed by thousands of followers but is absent from mother social media such as Facebook.

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