Who is Robin Stapler?
Robin Stapler was born as Robin Michele Stewart, under the zodiac sign of Leo on 21 August 1972, in the United States – she holds American nationality, but her ethnicity is British. She is an actress with nearly 10 credits to her name, but perhaps known best as the ex-wife of the famous actor Alfonso Ribeiro. It’s unknown when and why she adopted the surname Stapler.
Early life and education
There isn’t much information about Robin’s childhood, but it’s known that her parents moved from England to the US when she was a young girl.
She attended a local high school, and upon matriculating in 1990 she enrolled at college, but hasn’t disclosed which college she attended and presumably graduated from.
Robin made her acting debut portraying Denise in the 1991 short movie “Disco Years”, and after that had supporting roles in series such as “Boogies Diner”, “Martin”, and “Diagnosis Murder”.
In the drama “The Setting Son” starring Blake Beltram, Dave Oliver, and Tania-Lee Bayliss, Robin was cast to play ER Nurse, followed by appearances in the series “Star Trek: Voyager” and “The Adventures of Sinbad”, before she portrayed Officer Hodges in “The Steve Harvey Show”.
In the late ‘90s, she had the recurring role as Robin in the popular comedy sitcom “In the House”, starring Alfonso Ribeiro, LL Cool J and Maia Campbell; the series had 10 award nominations, including one for a Primetime Emmy, and won one.
In the series “Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction”, Robin made an appearance as Jocelyn Marshall in two episodes of this mystery fantasy thriller, followed by her minor role in “The Parkers” in 2000, which was her last appearance on television, and people thought that she’d given up her acting career.
However, after two decades, Robin was cast to play Alannah in the first season of the web series “Here to There”, acting alongside Dan Ponce, Melissa Archer, and David A. Gregory in this comedy drama which was released on 14 May 2021.
Love life and marriage with Alfonso Ribeiro
Robin prefers to keep her private life a secret, but it’s widely known about her marriage with Alfonso Ribeiro; the two met on the set for the series “In the House”, and soon started dating. He proposed to her sometime in 1999, and they married on 20 January 2002; on 7 October 2002, they welcomed their daughter Sienna.
Although they seemed to be in love and enjoying their marriage, Robin and Alfonso divorced in 2007 and settled for joint custody of Sienna.
As of December 2021, Robin hasn’t revealed any current details regarding her love life, so it’s assumed that she’s single.
Being absent for over 20 years from the movie industry, for Robin it wasn’t a bad thing; she became a successful entrepreneur, the owner of the company RipFix, which sells healing products for gymnasts and other athletes, and people who simply work out. She offers hand repair balm, liquid chalk and many others products made from her grandmother’s recipes, and which can be bought online.
Robin is active on Instagram, having posted over 500 photos and videos, mostly featuring her everyday life and pictures of her daughter, but you can also see her amazing body, since she works out four to five times per week at the gym, and there are also some photos from her vacations, since she’s a big fan of traveling.
Age, height, and net worth
Robin is 49 years old, with long blonde hair and blues eyes; she weighs around 132lbs (60kgs) and is 5ft 6ins (1.68m) tall.
As of December 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $500,000.
Who is Alfonso Ribeiro
Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro Senior was born under the zodiac sign of Virgo on 21 September 1971, in New York City, USA; he holds American nationality, and his ethnicity is of Afro-Trinidadian descent. He’s a dancer, television host and an actor with over 35 credits to his name, perhaps still known best for his role as Doctor Maxwell Stanton in the series “In the House”, which brought him the Image Award Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.
Alfonso made his acting debut aged eight, acting in the series “Oye Willie”, followed by his appearance in the music video “Michael Jackson: Pepsi New Generation”, and after that, he was cast to play one of his notable roles as Alfonso Spears in “Silver Spoons”, which brought him a nomination for the Young Artist Award Exceptional Performance by a Young Actor Starring in a Television Comedy or Drama Series, in 1987.
In the following years, he acted in several series and TV movies, before he was cast to play Carlton Banks in “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”, alongside Will Smith and James Avery; the series had 27 award nominations and won 14, while Alfonso won the Image Award Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series, in 1996.
Alfonso portrayed Roland Jackson in “Extreme Ghostbusters”, followed by his role as Doctor Maxwell Stanton in “In the House”, a comedy drama about the life of a once-famous football player, who is also the owner of a sports clinic, and who to support himself, rents out a part of his house to a single mother and her two kids.
In the early 2000s, Alfonso acted in numerous series, mostly appearing in an episode or two, and in 2021, he started working as the host of “America’s Funniest Videos”.
After he divorced Robin, Alfonso married American writer Angela Unkrich on 13 October 2012, after three months of engagement. The two currently live in Los Angeles, California with their three children, Anders Rein (born 2013), Ava Sue (2015), and Alfonso Lincoln Ribeiro Junior (2019) – Alfonso’s and Robin’s daughter Siena often spends time with her half-siblings.
Alfonso is 50 years old, with has black hair and dark brown eyes; he weighs around 165lbs (75kgs) and is 5ft 5ins (1.67m) tall.
As of December 2021, his net worth has been estimated at $7 million.