Sep. 12th, 1978
Frankfurt, West Germany
Ruben Studdard's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles
Guest TV Roles
Paul - Janie's Brother
- His post-Idol single, which later appeared on his album Soulful, "Flying Without WIngs" climbed as high as the #2 spot on the US charts.
- Runs three times a week on a treadmill to build endurance.
- Was considered for the role of "Fat Albert". He was later passed over in favor of 'Kenan Thompson' (qv).
- Got a record deal with J records
- Brother of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, the biggest music fraternity in the United States.
- Beat 'Clay Aiken' (qv) to win American Idol 2003.
- In 'Ricky Acker' (qv)'s 2003 film _Night and Day (2003)_ (qv), there is a scene where the bum is harassing Craig and this was shot carefully around the arrival of Ruben's guests for his 25th birthday party at the Birmingham Museum of Art. A multi-colored "RS" is visible several times in the background of the scene on the museum wall.
- Attended A&M University in Alabama, where he was a football player.