Name: Ricky Whittle
Profession: TV Actor
Gender: Male
Height: 185 cm
Age: 41
Birth Place: Oldham - England
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

Ricky Whittle

Ricky Whittle is a TV Actor, and he was born on 31 December - 1981(41 years old) in England. Ricky Whittle zodiac sign is Capricorn. More detailed information about Ricky Whittle given below.

About Ricky Whittle

After rising to fame as Calvin Valentine on the popular British soap opera Hollyoaks, Whittle starred as Daniel Zamora in the ABC series Mistresses. He also portrayed the series regular character of Ryan Naismith on the English television series Dream Team from 2002 to 2007.


He competed in the 2009 season of the popular BBC One reality talent competition Strictly Come Dancing.

Ricky Whittle before fame

While studying criminology at the University of Southampton, he booked a modeling campaign for Reebok and went on to appear in a 2004 episode of the BBC's Holby City.

Achievement of Ricky Whittle

He was a contestant on the popular BBC One reality talent show Strictly Come Dancing in 2009.

Salary 2020

Not known

Net Worth 2020


Ricky Whittle family life

He was born in Oldham, England, to a Royal Air Force officer father, and spent his youth in a variety of locations. From 2006 to 2009, he was married to Carley Stenson, with whom he divorced in 2009.

Associations of Ricky Whittle

He and Isaiah Washington were both part of The CW's The 100 main cast.

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Ricky Whittle Timeline

  • 2000

    Whittle took up modelling in college. He would go on to become the face of Reebok in 2000. Whittle made his acting debut in 2002 the British television series Dream Team which aired on Sky 1. The actor said the show was a "dream job" for a young actor just starting out. Whittleu0027s agent surprised him and sent him to audition for Dream Team. Whittle credits his career to his co-star Terence Maynard whom he auditioned with. Whittle left the show in 2006 after series 9 and in May 2006, it was announced that Whittle had joined the cast of the Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks in the role of Calvin Valentine. In December 2009, it was announced that Whittle would leave Hollyoaks and the character would be killed off in 2010. In an interview with Digital Spy explained his reasons for leaving Hollyoaks and revealed his plans to try his hand at American television and film. He only planned to do four years with the series. In the summer of 2009, Whittle joined series 7 of the BBC reality series, Strictly Come Dancing. He was paired with professional dancer Natalie Lowe. Whittle would place second after sports presenter Chris Hollins.

  • 2012

    In March 2012, it was announced that Whittle was cast in the recurring role of Charles, a love interest of Denise Vasiu0027s character, in the second season of the VH1 comedic-drama Single Ladies. Whittle submitted his audition tape just as he returned to the UK for Christmas. While he was too young for the role he initially auditioned for, the producers found another role for him. Whittle was initially supposed to appear in two episodes, and that turned into six. However, Whittle made such an impression on producer Stacy A. Littlejohn that she wrote him into the rest of the season. Whittle filmed the series in Atlanta from January to June 2012.

  • 2013

    In 2013, Whittle appeared in an episode of the CBS drama NCIS, "Detour." In 2014, Whittle joined the cast of The CWu0027s post-apocalyptic drama The 100 in the role of Lincoln. On July 25, 2014 at San Diego Comic-Con, it was announced that Whittle had been promoted to series regular for season 2. Around the same time, Whittle booked the recurring role of Daniel on ABCu0027s prime-time drama Mistresses. Whittle wrapped filming for The 100 the week before he was scheduled to start production on Mistresses. Daniel Zamora is the love interest for April played by Rochelle Aytes. Whittle appeared in 10 episodes.

  • 2016

    In January 2016, it was reported that Whittle was in talks for the lead role on another series. During an interview with AfterBuzz TV in April 2016, Whittle announced his decision to leave The 100. Whittle controversially accused the showu0027s creator Jason Rothenberg of bullying him into leaving the series by marginalizing his character. The actor explained that once Warner Bros. Television President Peter Roth and The CW President Mark Pedowitz were made aware of the situation, he was allowed to audition for other projects.In January 2016, it was announced that Whittle had been cast as Shadow Moon, the lead role in Starz television adaptation of Neil Gaimanu0027s 2001 novel American Gods opposite Ian McShane. Though Whittle had no prior knowledge of the novel, he was a fan favourite pick to play Shadow when Starz announced the series in August 2015. Out of the 2,000 audition tapes submitted, Whittle was chosen out of approximately 600 actors that met with the producers. Whittle submitted 16 audition tapes over the five-month process. In September 2017 Whittle was cast opposite Sanaa Lathan in the Netflix original film, Nappily Ever After based on the novel of same name by Trisha R. Thomas. On April 16, 2018, it was announced that Whittle signed with talent agency William Morris Endeavor.

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Ricky Whittle was born on 31 December, 1981.

Ricky Whittle is from Oldham - England.

Ricky Whittle is 41 year old.

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