Ving Rhames

Movie Actor

Birthday May 12, 1959

Birth Sign Taurus

Birthplace New York City, NY

Age 64 years old

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He played villainous roles in Pulp Fiction and Con Air. Other notable film credits include Bringing Out the Dead, Mission Impossible III and Dawn of the Dead. In 2002, he provided the voice for Cobra Bubbles in the Disney film Lilo & Stitch.

Before Fame

He attended and trained in acting at SUNY Purchase with fellow actor Stanley Tucci.


He started his career on Broadway in The Winter Boys in 1984 and was in Mission Impossible and Only in America.

Family Life

He married his second wife, Deborah Reed, in 2000. He has a son named Freedom and a daughter named Reign.

Associated With

Tom Cruise was his costar in the Mission: Impossible film series.