Marques Houston

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Marques Houston Wiki Biography

Marques Barrett Houston is an RnB singer, rapper, songwriter and actor, better known under his stage name “Batman”. He was born on 4th August 1981 in Los Angeles, California USA, of African American, Dominican and Mexican descent. In his musical career he was first known as a member of the RnB singing group “Immature” and later as a solo artist. When it comes to his acting, his most famous role was in TV comedy “Sister, Sister” (1994-1999).

Have you ever wondered how rich Marques Houston is? According to sources it is estimated that Marques’ net worth is $5 million, earned mostly thanks to his successful music career, and rapping talent, although, his appearances in TV and film roles have also added to his wealth.

Marques started acting at an early age, and his first role was in the American sitcom “A Different World” (1993). A year later, he appeared in “House Party 3” (1994) and the same year he made his breakthrough with his role in the TV comedy “Sister, Sister”, which performance earned him a Young Artist Award for Best Youth Comedian in a TV show. During the ‘90s Houston starred in sitcoms “Family Matters” and “The Parent Hood”, in which he played himself. He also had a cameo role in the film “Good Burger” in 1997, and appeared in a few “Destiny’s Child” videos such as “Jumpin’, Jumpin’” and “No, No, No Part 1”. All these projects added to his net worth.

Marques then starred in a film written and directed by his manager Chris Stokes, called “You Got Served” (2004). For this performance, Houston was nominated an MTV Movie Award in the category of Best Dance Sequence. From 2005 to 2006 he starred in his own TV series, “Cuts”, a role that earned him a Teen Choice Award nomination for Choice TV Actor – Comedy. These successes did no harm to his increasing net worth.

Some of his latest acting engagements include his roles in the horror films “Somebody Help Me” (2007)and the sequel “Somebody Help Me 2” (2010). He is currently the lead role in the TV show “Will To Love”.

As for his music career, Marques became a founding member of the “Immature” RnB group, which since 1999 is better known under the name “Imx” – the group released two albums under this name, “Introducing IMx” (1999)and “IMx” (2001), before disbanding in 2002. Houston went on to pursue a solo career, and released his debut album “MH”, using his birth name, in 2003. The album reached number 20 on the Billboard 200 and number five on Billboard’s Top RnB/Hip-Hop Albums, thus increasing Houston’s net worth. Houston has released five more solo album, confirming his successful career as a musician. Since he is still active in the entertainment industry, his net worth continues to grow.

Although not much is known about his private life, Houston is rumored to have dated stars Jamila Chilombo and Jennifer Freeman.

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Marques Houston Quick Info

Full NameMarques Houston
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of Birth4th August 1981,
Place Of BirthLos Angeles, California USA
Height1.78 m
ProfessionRecord producer, Film Score Composer, Film producer, Rapper, Actor, Singer, Songwriter
ParentsCarolyn Houston, Michael Houston
SiblingsBrandye Houston, Brandon Houston, Danielle Houston
AwardsTeen Choice Award nomination for Choice TV Actor – Comedy,
Music GroupsIMx
NominationsMTV Movie Award for Best Dance Sequence (2004), Teen Choice Award for Choice TV Actor: Comedy (2005),
MoviesYou Got Served, Will to Love, Battlefield America, Fat Albert, Somebody Help Me, Bébé’s Kids, Somebody Help Me 2, Good Burger, House Party 4: Down to the Last Minute, House Party 3, Boogie Town, The Love Letter, You Got Served: Take It to the Streets
TV ShowsCuts, Sister, Sister

Marques Houston Quotes

  • My manager Chris Stokes has been my mentor since I first started out in this business and when we were preparing to do the album, we agreed that it should be an opportunity for me to show my strength as a singer.
  • It’s not too ‘left’ from what I’ve done before with IMX. The difference is that this album is more about my own personal feelings and situations I’ve been in.

Marques Houston Important Facts

  • Co-Stars with Shannon Elizabeth on The UPN series “Cuts” [April 2005]
  • Is going on the Scream Tour IV with Omarion, Bow Wow, B5, Bobby Valentino and others. [July 2005]
  • Finished his Scream Tour with Omarion, Bow Wow, B5, Pretty Ricky & Bobby Valentino. [September 2005]
  • Has an older brother named Brandon, an older sister named Danielle, and a younger sister named Brandye/BJ.
  • Voted Ebony Magazine’s Most Eligible Bachelors in June 2005
  • Has formed a production company with Omarion and their manager Chris Stokes called Franchise Boys.
  • His full name is Marques Barrett Houston, but likes to be known as Marques Houston.
  • His debut CD hit shelves in October 21st, 2003.
  • His mother, Carolyn, died of cancer. Before she died, he wrote the song “Please Don’t Go” which appears on Immature’s album “We Got It”.
  • Is African-American.
  • His group, Immature/IMx went their own separate ways in order for each member to pursue solo careers.
  • He has been in all 4 Scream tours, with other friends and rappers, such as B2K, Nick Cannon, Mario and Shad Moss.
  • His favourite nickname is Batman, which he got on stage after a tour.
  • Wrote the song ‘Alone’ with his group, IMx, in memory of his mother’s passing.
  • His long time idol is Michael Jackson, but he also loves Boyz II Men because they influenced him to create his own band.
  • In his free time, he likes to play basketball, read books, and racing cars.
  • Marques is like a brother to singer Omarion, they are not biological brothers.
  • In 1999, the group Immature changed its name to IMx.
  • His cousin, Jarell Houston (known as J-Boog), is a member of the group B2K who was discovered by IMx’s manager Chris Stokes.
  • With Jerome “Romeo” Jones and Kelton “LDB” Kessee, he is in the Rap/R&B male group Immature.

Marques Houston Filmography

A Weekend with the Family2016Travis StankershetActor
Judge Amos2015TV MovieMarques AmosActor
Will to Love2015TV MovieJamal HawkinsActor
Marry Us for Christmas2014TV MovieAntonioActor
The Love Letter2013TV MovieWesleyActor
Battlefield America2012Sean LewisActor
Boogie Town2012MichaActor
Somebody Help Me 22010TV MovieBrendanActor
Somebody Help Me2007VideoBrendan YoungActor
Cuts2005-2006TV SeriesKevin BarnesActor
One on One2004-2006TV SeriesKevin BarnesActor
Fat Albert2004Dumb Donald (as Marques B. Houston)Actor
You Got Served2004ElginActor
American Dreams2003TV SeriesDavid RuffinActor
House Party 4: Down to the Last Minute2001VideoJon Jon Harris (as Marques ‘Batman’ Houston)Actor
Sister, Sister1994-1999TV SeriesRoger Evans
The Weird Al Show1997TV SeriesImmatureActor
Good Burger1997JakeActor
A Different World1993TV SeriesEli BlackActor
Bébé’s Kids1992Kahill (voice)Actor
ABC TGIF1990TV SeriesRogerActor
Somebody Help Me2007Video writer: “The Showdown”, “How Much U Want Me”, “Rock & Roll”, “Apologize”, “Jump”Soundtrack
The 40-Year-Old Virgin2005writer: “After Party”Soundtrack
Fat Albert2004writer: “Save the Day”, “To the Park”Soundtrack
You Got Served2004performer: “Smile” / producer: “Badaboom”, “Smile” / writer: “Badaboom”, “Smellz Like a Party”, “Smile”Soundtrack
Freddy vs. Jason2003writer: “Clap Your Hands Pt. 1”, “First Time”Soundtrack
American Dreams2002TV Series performer: “My Girl”Soundtrack
The Master of Disguise2002writer: “M.A.S.T.E.R. Part 2”Soundtrack
Like Mike2002writer: “Dance with You” – as Marquis HoustonSoundtrack
All About the Benjamins2002writer: “Tears” – as M. HoustonSoundtrack
Sister, Sister1997TV Series performer – 1 episodeSoundtrack
House Party 31994writer: “Wakes You Up House Party”Soundtrack
Bébé’s Kids1992performer: “Freedom Song”, “Straight Jackin'”Soundtrack
Boy Bye2016producer completedProducer
A Weekend with the Family2016producerProducer
Judge Amos2015TV Movie executive producerProducer
Battlefield America2012producerProducer
Boogie Town2012executive producer / producerProducer
Somebody Help Me 22010TV Movie executive producerProducer
Boy Bye2016screenplay by completedWriter
A Weekend with the Family2016Writer
Will to Love2015TV Movie writerWriter
Battlefield America2012screenplayWriter
Cuts2005-2006TV Series composer – 4 episodesMusic Department
3rd Annual BET Awards2003TV Special documentaryComposer
Today2015TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The Real2015TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The Mo’Nique Show2009TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Chelsea Lately2007TV SeriesHimself – GuestSelf
Tavis Smiley2007TV SeriesHimselfSelf
21st Annual Soul Train Music Awards2007TV SpecialHimselfSelf
Hustla’s Ball2007TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Celebrity Moments2006TV Mini-SeriesHimselfSelf
Access Granted2006TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The 2006 Black Movie Awards2006TV SpecialHimselfSelf
All You’ve Got2006HimselfSelf
All Shades of Fine: 25 Hottest Women of the Past 25 Years2005TV MovieHimselfSelf
106 & Park Top 10 Live2005TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Total Request Live2005TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Wild ‘N Out2005TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Showtime at the Apollo2005TV SeriesHimself / Himself – Musical GuestSelf
Punk’d2005TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Dr. Phil2005TV SeriesHimselfSelf
You Got Served, Take It to the Streets2004Video documentaryHimselfSelf
2004 MTV Movie Awards2004TV SpecialHimself – DancerSelf
The Wayne Brady Show2004TV SeriesHimselfSelf
On-Air with Ryan Seacrest2004TV SeriesHimselfSelf
The Sharon Osbourne Show2003-2004TV SeriesHimselfSelf
Soul Train2003TV Series documentaryHimselfSelf
Rock Me, Baby2003TV SeriesHimselfSelf
3rd Annual BET Awards2003TV Special documentaryHimselfSelf
Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards ’032003TV SpecialHimselfSelf
The Center2003TV SeriesHimself – Host (2003)Self
Introducing B2K2002Video documentaryHimself (uncredited)Self
Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards ’022002TV Special documentaryHimselfSelf
Family Matters1996TV SeriesHimselfSelf
House Party 31994Himself (uncredited)Self

Marques Houston Awards

1995Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Youth Comedian in a TV ShowSister, Sister (1994)Won
1995Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Youth Comedian in a TV ShowSister, Sister (1994)Nominated