Anthony Alabi - Writer / Actor
Anthony Alabi is an actor/writer/producer and former NFL player with the Miami Dolphins, Kansas City Chiefs, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He left the NFL in 2010 and moved to Los Angeles to pursue his true passion, storytelling. He was born in San Antonio, TX of a Puerto Rican mother and Nigerian father.
Anthony is a series lead in a Netflix comedy called “Family Reunion”, which debuted in July 2019. His other credits include recurring roles on Showtime’s “Shameless,” Amazon’s “Bosch,” and Disney’s “Raven’s Home,” with guest starring roles on CBS’s “NCIS,” ABC’s “Modern Family,” Fox’s “The Mick,” and a supporting role on the Netflix feature film “Pee Wee’s Big Holiday.”
When Anthony moved to Los Angeles, he fully immersed himself in the process of becoming an actor and spent all his time training in both drama and comedy before seeking auditions or representation. He is known for his unique combination of timing in comedies and raw vulnerability in dramas. Something rarely seen in a man of his stature.
Anthony has also built a library of comedy and drama scripts. He has produced many comedic digital sketches that can be seen online under the banner “Mudda Sucka” and “Strollers.”
He resides in Los Angeles with his wife, Caroline, their two kids, Ande and Axton, and their dog, Watson.