Robin Givens, an American actress and model, is well-known. She is best known for her amazing performance as Darlene Merriman in ABC’s sitcom “Head of the Class”. Robin is also famous for her turbulent marriage with Mike Tyson. Robin Givens net worth was estimated at $1 million as of 2022.
Robin and Tyson’s relationship was briefly explored in the first part of ABC’s documentary “Mike Tyson: The KnockOut”, which was premiered on May 25, 2022.
|Full Name||Robin Simone Givens|
|Your Birth Date||November 27, 1964|
|Birth Place||New York City (USA)|
|Profession||Actress and Model|
|Net Worth||$1 million|
Robin Givens was a New York City native, born 27th November 1964. Ruth Roper was her mother and Reuben Givens her father. Her parents divorced when she was two years old. Her mother raised her. Robin was raised in Mount Vernon and New Rochelle with her sister Stephanie.
She received her early education at New Rochelle Academy, a private school. She later joined Sarah Lawrence College. When she joined the school at age 15, she was only 15 years old. She became the youngest student ever to attend the school. She was also an actor in daytime dramas while at school. In 1984, she graduated Sarah Lawrence College.
Robin Givens Net Worth & Career
Robin started off her career by appearing on “The Cosby Show”. Bill Cosby is the show’s star and mentor. He was her mentor and she quit Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Bill has actually promised her to pay tuition fees for her medical school if she didn’t get success in two years.
Bill’s prediction turned out to be true, as she became popular after appearing in ‘Different Strokes” and “Beverly Hills Madam”. However, it was the role of Darlene Merriman on ABC’s TV sitcom “Head of the Class’, which earned her wide recognition. She was part of the series for 114 episodes, ending in 1991.
Robin has appeared on numerous TV shows. Her most noticeable TV appearances came in “Sparks”, “One on One”, “Twisted”, “Riverdale”, and “Once Upon a Time”. She was last seen playing the role of Sierra McCoy in the musical comedy-drama series “Katy Keene” in 2020.
Robin also has a remarkable acting career. She made her movie debut in 1978 appearing as a guest in the movie “The Wiz”. She has been in more than 20 movies since her debut. Her most noticeable movie appearances came in the movies “Queen of Media”, “The Family That Preys”, and “God’s Not Dead 2”.
Robin Givens Personal Life
Robin Givens married Mike Tyson, an ex-professional boxer. In 1988, she got married to Mike. Their relationship lasted just one year. Robin was miscarried in June 1988 and they began having problems in their marriage. Mike was also known to be physically active with Givens. She has described her marital life as torture, pure and simple hell, and worse than anything.
Robins’ miserable married life was shown in the first part of ABC’s documentary on Mike Tyson: The Knockout. Robin married Svetozar Marinkovic later in 1997. However, their relationship was only for a year. Murphy Jensen, a tennis player, was her boyfriend in 1999. She even gave birth to a son named William “Billy” Jensen from her relationship with Murphy. After four years together, she divorced Murphy in 2002.
Robin Givens Net Worth
Robin Givens’ net worth is estimated to be $1 million. Robin will turn 50 in 2022. She purchased a mansion worth $4.3million while living with Mike Tyson, her ex-husband. Sources claim that she was awarded $10 million by Mike Tyson in a divorce settlement. However, she denies any report that she got even a dime from Tyson.