Raven Goodwin - Biography

Last Modified: Nov 9, 2022

Raven Goodwin
Profession: Actress
Best Known For: Lovely & Amazing (film)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $500K

Personal Details

Born on : June 24, 1992 (age 31)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Raven Shamira Goodwin
Birth Place: Washington, D.C., USA
Horoscope: Cancer
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: Rosalind Michelle Davis
Siblings: 1

Curtrice (sister)

Ethnicity: African-American
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: October 29, 2021
Husband's Name: Wiley Battle
Children: 1

Riley Rosa Bell Battle (daughter)

Body Measurements

Height: 1.60 meter (5 feet 3 inch)
Weight: 93 kg (205.03 lb)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Black
Shoe Size: 7.5 US
Dress Size: 14 US
Breast Size: 47 inch
Waist Size: 43 inch
Hip Size: 45 inch
Bra Size: N/A
Cup Size: N/A

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Who is Raven Goodwin?

Raven Goodwin is an actress by profession and American by nationality. She is well known for starring in Lovely & Amazing, The Station Agent, Being Mary Jane, SMILF, and Good Luck Charlie.

Raven Goodwin – Age, Parents, Siblings

Raven Goodwin’s birth took place on June 24, 1992, in Washington, D.C., USA. She was born as Raven Shamira Goodwin to mother Rosalind Michelle Davis while the details of her father are not known. She is not the only child of her parents and has a sibling-sister named Curtrice.

young Raven Goodwin with her mother and sister (Image: Instagram)

Education, Ethnicity

The educational history of Raven Goodwin is unknown. 

Her ethnicity is African-American.

Raven Goodwin – Boyfriend, Husband, Children

After years of dating, Raven Goodwin got engaged to her boyfriend Wiley Battle in May 2019, which was announced via Instagram. They first met on October 29, 2016. The couple welcomed their daughter Riley Rosa Bell Battle in April 2020. 

They married on October 29, 2021. She and her husband are raising their daughter together and there are no rumors of divorce surrounding the pair.

Raven Goodwin, Wiley Battle (Image: Instagram - posted Mar 2020)

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Raven Goodwin – Career

Early Days

Raven Goodwin began her career as an actress in 2001. Her debut role was in the film Lovely & Amazing as Annie Marks which earned her a Black Reel Award nomination. Following her breakthrough role she starred in the film The Station Agent (2003), Phat Girlz (2006), guest appearances in the TV series Malcolm in the Middle, Strong Medicine and Everybody Hates Chris, and the main role in Just Jordan, which ran for two seasons. 

Films, Series

Over the years Goodwin has starred in the films All About Us (2007), My Genie (2008), and Snatched (2017). She has landed the main role in the TV series Huge (2010), Being Mary Jane (2013-2019), and recurring roles in Good Luck Charlie (2010-2014), SMILF (2017-2019), and TV films Christmas Belles (2019) and Lifetime’s The Clark Sisters: The First Ladies of Gospel (2020).


On the set of The Clark Sisters: The First Ladies of Gospel, Raven Goodwin has worked with Kierra Sheard, Aunjanue Ellis, Christina Bell, Shelea, and Angela Birchett.

The Clark Sisters cast (Image: Detroit Free Press)

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Raven Goodwin – Awards, Nominations

For her work as an actress she has been nominated for Black Reel Awards (2003), Independent Spirit Awards (2003), Screen Actors Guild Awards (2004), etc.

Raven Goodwin – Net Worth, Salary

Goodwin’s net worth is estimated at around $500 thousand while the figure on her annual salary is under review.

Raven Goodwin – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media sites Instagram, and Twitter, Raven Goodwin is followed by thousands of followers and is absent from Facebook.

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