Richie Merritt: American Actor, Movies & TV shows, Age, Height, Instagram, Net Worth, Wiki

Richie Merritt, best known for starring as the titular character in the 2018 crime drama and biopic White Boy Rick, was discovered through a nationwide casting search at just 15 years old. 

Hailing from inner-city Baltimore, Maryland, he shared the screen with notable actors like Matthew McConaughey and Bel Powley in his debut film role.

Richie Merritt’s Early Life

Full Real Name Richie Merritt
Profession Movie Actor
Date Of Birth May 23rd, 2001
Age 21 years old
Birthday May 23rd
Year Of Birth 2001
Country Baltimore, Maryland, US

Richie Merritt was born in 2001 in Baltimore, Maryland, and is currently 22 years old.

Richie Merritt Career

Richie Merritt rose to fame as the star of the 2018 crime drama and biopic White Boy Rick, where he played the title role. Discovered through a national casting search at just 15 years old, Merritt quickly prepared for the role by spending two weeks with an acting coach before auditioning in Los Angeles. 

Despite not being familiar with his co-star Matthew McConaughey due to his preference for action movies, Merritt hails from inner-city Baltimore, Maryland, and went on to also share the screen with Bel Powley in White Boy Rick.

Richie Merritt Social Media Presence


Richie Merritt is active on Facebook and Instagram under the handle @richiemerrittjr with 29.3K followers. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Richie Merritt played Bruce Jr. in the 2022 TV episode "Euphoria: Trying to Get to Heaven Before They Close the Door."

Richie Merritt, active on Instagram and Facebook as @richiemerrittjr, has 29.3K followers.

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