Richie Merritt is an American actor. He will be playing the role of Rich Wershe Jr. in upcoming movie White Boy Rick alongside Oscar Winning actor Matthew McConaughey.
Richie was born on 2002 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States to Richard Meritt and Carrie Merritt. He also has one brother named Daris Merritt and a sister named Trinity Merritt. Before he was taken to perform the role, he was a high school student and had no experience in acting. He also said that, Matthew McConaughey who won the Oscar for his role in movie Dallas Buyers Club wasn’t on his radar.
He said: “I didn’t know who he was at first. Because I’m used to watching action movies with like, Will Smith or Mark Wahlberg. But when I met him, it was like, I do know that guy. I didn’t know his name was Matthew McConaughey”.
Matthew and Richie Merritt will play a role of father and son who find themselves ensnared in the crack cocaine epidemic of the 80’s.
Richie Merritt Profile:
Full Name: Richie Merritt
Nick Name: Richie
Age: 16 years old
Occupation: Student and Actor
Born Place: Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Education: He went to Holabird Middle School
Father Name: Richard Merritt
Mother Name: Carrie Merritt
Brother Name: Daris Merritt
Sister Name: Trinity Merritt
Height, Weight and Body Details
Height: 5 feet 7 inches or 1.7 m
Weight: 60 kg or 132 pounds
Chest size: Not Available
Waist size: Not Available
Arms Size: Not Available
Hair Color: Curly Brown
Eye Color: Brown
Net Worth: His net worth is under review.