Vanilla Ice

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Vanilla Ice was born Robert Matthew Van Winkle on October 31, 1967 in South Dallas, Texas. He was raised by his mother, Camilla Beth (Dickerson). His father left when he was four years old and since then, he has had many stepfathers. He has German and English ancestry on his mother's side. In his teenage years, Robert was a poor student who got ... See full bio »

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Treasure Hunting (S8, Ep1)
Mon, Jan 24 10:00 AM PST on DEST (135)
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Shell Shocked (S8, Ep2)
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Cool as Ice Johnny
That's My Boy Vanilla Ice
The Ridiculous 6 Mark Twain
The New Guy Music Store Employee


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 2021 Baby Got Buns (Video short)
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 2020 The Wrong Missy
Vanilla Ice (as Rob Van Winkle)
 2017 Sandy Wexler
 2015 The Ridiculous 6
Mark Twain
 2012 That's My Boy
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 2010 Big Money Rustlas
Heckler #3
 2009 Eminem: We Made You (Music Video)
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 2005 The Helix... Loaded
 2002 The New Guy
Music Store Employee (as Robert Van Winkle)
 2000 Da Hip Hop Witch (Video)
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 1996 One Hit Wonders (TV Series)
 1991 Vanilla Ice: Ninja Rap (Short)
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 1991 Cool as Ice
 1990 Vanilla Ice: I Love You (Music Video)
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 1990 Top of the Pops (TV Series)
- Episode #27.51 (1990)
 1990 Vanilla Ice: Ice Ice Baby (Music Video)
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Other Works:

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3 Portrayals | 2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Apple Music | Cameo | See more »

Alternate Names:

V-Ice | Robert Van Winkle | Rob Van Winkle


6' 3" (1.91 m)


Laura Giarritta  (divorced)  (2 children)

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It took me a while and a lot of hard times to figure out my purpose, I am so happy with my life. I just want to help make other people happy too. See more »


In 1987 he was stabbed four times during a fight outside of a South Dallas nightclub and had to spend ten days in the hospital. See more »


His American Trademark Costume with Red White and Blue See more »


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