Who is Ronnie Turner ?
Ronald Renelle Turner, also known as Ronnie, was born in Los Angeles on October 27 1960. His zodiac sign, Scorpio, is his birth sign. He holds American citizenship. He was first popularized for his role as Tina Turner’s son in “What’s love got to do with it” 1993.
Ronnie grew up with his parents in Los Angeles. Tina Turner, his mother and Ike Turner (his father, a musician) raised him there. Ronnie is the fifth of five siblings Ike Turner Jr., Linda Trippeter, Mia Turner, Michael Turner and Twanna Turner. Raymond Craig Turner, his older brother, died by shooting himself in 2018.
Ronnie’s Acting and Musical Career
Ronnie was inspired by his parents’ talent and decided to follow a career as a musician. He enrolled in a music school to learn how to play different instruments. Ronnie was able to arrange music and mix sounds thanks to this ability. After Tina and Ike’s divorce in 1978, Ronnie began playing bass guitar in his mother’s band and later switched to his father’s.
In 1993, Ronnie made his TV debut in the “What’s love got to do with it” movie. It tells the story about his mother Tina and how she was abused in her marriage by Ike, his Father. Tina eventually divorced Ike from her wedding. Tina then became a well-known singer worldwide. Ronnie continued his acting career and only had a few roles in Hollywood films in the following years. His musical career continued in 1999 when he played the bass guitar for The Prophets (ex-Black Angel) Los Angeles band. He currently works as a Los Angeles-based real estate broker.
His Net worth and Physical Features
Ronnie, 59 years of age, has a net worth above $800,000. He is 5ft 9in (1.75m) has dark brown eyes with short black hair. His shoe wears size is eight and has a vital statistic of 38-32-37.
Ronnie’s Marital Journey
Ronnie was married to his long-term partner Afida in March 2007. Afida, a French-American and a singer, is a reality television star. Tina, Ronnie’s mother, was always in conflict with her. She accused her of not lending her son money when he struggled financially. Ronnie and Afida had announced their intentions to divorce in June 2017. However, they eventually settled and now live intimately in Los Angeles. They do not have children together.
The Interest and Hobbies of Ronnie Turner
Ronnie is a big movie buff and loves to watch movies like “Men in Black” and “I, Robot” featuring Will Smith. He also enjoys films featuring Angelina Jolie, including “Lara Croft: Tomb Raider” and “Mr. and Mrs. Smith”. He enjoys Chinese food and reading—his favorite cities are Paris, France, and London, England.
More Keen Details About Ronnie Turner | Siblings
Ronnie, the son of famous musicians, is presumably more comfortable hiding from the spotlight. Ronnie Turner, unlike his mother, is not very active on social media. The former bassist is a descendant of his father and has a history of drug-related arrests and challenging life. Ronnie Turner has a history of substance abuse and has been convicted of drug-related offences.
The most notable convictions for Ronnie Turner as a registered narcotic offender include the 1987 sale of controlled substances, the 1988 and 1999 possession and sale of cocaine and the 1997 possession of controlled substances. Ronnie has experienced many life-altering events. His father, Ike Turner, died in December 2007 from a cocaine overdose.
In July 2018, his older brother Craig Raymond died by suicide. Tina Turner was the mother of Craig Hill, a saxophonist who was a member of Ike Turner’s Kings of Rhythm band when she was just 18 years of age. The California-based realty agent shot himself and died at his Los Angeles home at fifty-nine. Craig’s ashes were dispersed off the California coast on July 19, 2018.