Born on March 18, 1981, Geoffrey Owens is an American actor who is known for his role as Elvin Tibideaux on The Cosby Show, The Paper and Romeo and Julie. He has also taught acting and Shakespeare at Yale and Columbia University. For more information, read the article below.

geoffrey owens

Before Fame: He attended Yale University.

Family/ Relationships

Geoffrey Owens Ethnicity/Religion

Born in Brooklyn, New York, he was born to Major Owens, former United States Congressman.

Geoffrey Owens Affair/Wife

He is married to Josette and the couple has one children. For more updates, visit our site.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Geoffrey Louis Owens
  • Nicknames: Geoffrey
  • Birthday: March 18, 1961
  • Age: 57 years old
  • Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, US
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Yale University
  • Profession: Actor
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Black
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Pisces
  • Spouse/Wife: Josette (m. 1995)
  • Children: 1
  • Net Worth: Not Available


  • Height: 5′ 8½” (1.74 m)
  • Weight: Not Available
  • Feet Size: Not Available
  • Dress Size: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is the son of former United States Congressman Major Owens.
  • He has two brothers.
  • He is the founder and artistic director of The Brooklyn Shakespeare Company and has taught acting at Columbia University, Yale University and pace University.

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