Who is Geoffrey Owens?
Geoffrey Owens, real name Geoffery Louis Owens, was born on March 18, 1961, in Brooklyn, New York. By profession, he is an American actor, whose role Elvin Tibideaux was an impetus behind the success of the program, The Cosby show. He was born to Ethel, who taught music and literature, and Major Owens, who was the former politician. Owens has two brothers. Since his childhood, he was fond of art and literature. He attended the High School of Performing Arts for one year. And then, he went to Yale University for his graduation. He got married to Josette in 1995, and he is the father of 1 child. Geoffery’s height is 1.72 m, weight is unknown, zodiac sign is Aries, nationality is American, Ethnicity is Black and religion is Christianity.
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Geoffrey Owens Net Worth: At the age of 57, his estimated net worth of $500,000. That he has earned from his acting and direction. But this figure can be based on ambiguity because his current condition is not as per his net worth. He is living from hand to mouth.
The Cosby Show:
In 1985, Owens made his TV debut on the second season of The Cosby Show. He played the role of Elvin Tibideaux, who was the boyfriend of Sondra Huxtable. In 1987, he got married to Huxtable and became the permanent part of the show until it ended in 1992. He was one of the lead roles in the sitcom and he earned a lot from this. But now, he is leading a life in poverty and deprivation. He was photographed while working at Trader Joe’s. His current condition was disclosed to the public and media when one of his fans went shopping with his wife on Trader Joe’s. He astonished to see him and captured his picture and shared on social media. Owens works as a cashier at Trader Joe’s in New Jersey, where he earns $11 per hour. His shopper fan felt sorry for his current condition. He started his carrier as a leading actor in the most favorite show The Cosby Show. Now, he is working as a mere cashier dressed in a white stained shirt having a red badge of his name on it
After playing a leading and significant role in The Cosby show, he tried to hunt the alternative sources of income. He occasionally acted on Always Sunny in Philadelphia and Lucifer. Now, the 57-years old heavyweight actor is working at Trader Joe’s in New Jersey.
Wife: Josette Owens is an American film actress, who played significant roles in the movies:
(i) The Cross(2001)
(ii) Film Lab Presents(2014)
Both husband and wife are leading a very struggling life. But still, they are not depressed and hopeless. They are striving hard to live a self-sufficient life. There is no piece of information regarding his Instagram, Twitter and other social media presence.