Sherrod Moore is the father of handsome American Actor, Shemar Moore. Sherrod’s son Shemar is a popular American actor and fashion model. His notable roles include Malcolm Winters on The Young and the Restless, Derek Morgan on CBS’ Criminal Minds, and the lead role of Hondo on S.W.A.T. (2017–present). Moore was also the third permanent host of Soul Train, from 1999 to 2003.
Sherrod Moore’s son has won eight NAACP Image Awards as well as the 2000 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his work on The Young and the Restless. He was nominated for a People’s Choice Award in 2016 for his work on Criminal Minds.
Sherrod Moore: Profile Summary
|Full Name||Sherrod Moore|
|Famous as||Father of Shemar Moore|
|Date of Birth||September 4th, 1941|
|Age||80 years as of 2021|
|Place of Birth||United States of America|
|Children||Shemar Moore, Romeo Moore, Sheburra Moore, Shenon Moore, and Kosheno Moore|
Born on September 4th, 1941 Sherrod is 80 years old as of 2021. He had an affair with Shemar’s mother, Marilyn Wilson. It has not stated whether the two were married or not.
But their relationship leads to the birth of their son. Shamar’s mother was a was of Irish and French-Canadian descent.
Shemar was not very close to his father, Sherrod Moore as per some publications. The Son was raised by a single mother, and Mr. Moore wasn’t present in the family picture. Recently the actor stays in touch with his father but doesn’t see him very often.
The actor and model’s parents didn’t really stay together for long. They had “an incident”, the details of which Shemar doesn’t publicize, but after that, his dad was imprisoned for four years. Sherrod lost connection with his son when he was still a baby.
The actor’s mother, Marilyn, who had a degree in Mathematics, worked as a teacher in Bahrain and Denmark. Moore moved with her to Denmark as an infant, and then to Bahrain when he was four, where he attended a British private school until the age of seven.
They later returned to the U.S. in 1977, the family moved to Chico, California, where his mother worked at a clinic, before later moving to Palo Alto. Moore graduated from Gunn High School in Palo Alto.
Sherrod Moore later connected with the son and started building the father-son bond all over again. As the actor tells, his father is a part of his life, but “on his terms”. Nevertheless, he found the inner force to forgive his dad and even bought him “a place to live”.
Sherrod is now a comfortable American businessman. He is now the current president of a company in the USA called; Millennium 2 Inc.
In the late 40s, he married a Japanese woman named Nobuko Takahashi. She was nine years younger than him.
He and Nobuko had four children together, two sons and two daughters. The children are Romeo Moore, Sheburra Moore, Shenon Moore, and Kosheno Moore.
Sherrod Moore’s son Shemur formed a retail company known as Baby Girl LLC. The company’s profits are used to help fight multiple sclerosis, a disease from which Moore’s mother suffered until her death in February 2020. The organization’s name is derived from a phrase used by Moore’s character, Derek Morgan, on Criminal Minds.