At a Glance Riley Elizabeth Curry
Even if you are not a fan of the NBA, the chances are that you have seen or heard about this famous American child model. Star of two viral videos with more than 5.5 million views, Riley Elizabeth Curry is the adorable little child, who also happens to be the firstborn of Stephen and Ayesha Curry. Blessed with dark curly hair and beautiful green eyes, Riley Curry owns the stage wherever she goes. Want to learn more about her? Continue reading!
Riley Elizabeth Curry Bio
After her parent’s fairy-tale marriage in 2011, Riley Elizabeth Curry saw the first glimpse of light on this earth in Charlotte, North California, where her parents resided previously. Born on 19th July 2012, Riley falls under the Cancer birth sign and is of Afro-American descent. An active child, she has gained significant positive attention for her spontaneous, carefree activities and already has a huge fan base of her own.
In case you didn’t already know, the Curry family is star-studded with members in the NBA and Hollywood celebrities. Riley is the third generation of her famous grandparents, Sonya and Dell Curry. Being a professional basketball player, it does not surprise us that Dell’s eldest Stephen Curry will also follow his father’s footsteps. Stephen “Steph” Curry is currently a 6-time NBA All-Star, 3-time NBA champion, and 2-time most valuable player. Also, he is the proud husband of Ayesha Curry, Riley’s mother.
While Riley has her father dominating Basketball courts with his team Golden State Warriors, her mother is the TV personality who has her cooking show on Food Network. Ayesha Curry is a multi-talented American-Canadian actress who appeared on several movies and TV shows. She also has a YouTube channel titled Little Lights of Mine. Thanks to her culinary excellence demonstrated in this channel, her fans could get their hands on her highly anticipated cookbook, The Seasoned Life, in 2016. Currently, she is the host of two cooking based TV series while being a mother to Riley, Ryan, and Canon.
Ryan Curry and Canon Curry, Riley’s younger sister and brother, were born in 2015 and 2018. According to her mother, and all the Instagram, Pinterest posts, Riley is a doting sister on her siblings.
She has an uncle named Seth Curry, who is an NBA star, and an aunt, Sydel Curry, who is an Instagram icon.
Riley Elizabeth Curry Lifestyle
The life of a celebrity child can be hectic and fun-filled at the same time. But when it comes to Riley, the girl knows how to make every moment matter. Even at the age of 4, she has been fond of riding horses. She also enjoys climbing walls, playing with their family labradoodle, Reza, and spending time with her younger siblings.
As for her outfits, Riley has gradually turned into a mini fashionista over the years. Her stylish casual outfits have initiated a kid fashion thread on Pinterest. Along with her cute outfits, the youngster is also good at striking poses like a model.
When it comes to food, the eldest of the Curry kids prefer simple items like steaks or shrimp. She also enjoys chicken nuggets and chicken tenders, like almost every other kid. However, Ayesha Curry, who is an author of a cookbook and hosts multiple culinary TV shows, tries to make every item as healthy as possible.
TV Appearances & Fun Moments
Riley Curry became a child sensation during one of her father’s post-game conferences. At only two years old, the mini version of Steph Curry won the hearts of journalists and viewers with her funky and spontaneous personality. She kept on yawning to show her reaction to the ‘boring’ topics and, at one point, giggled and told her father, “Be quiet.” The video soon became viral and made Riley one of the most famous NBA players’ kids.
The next time Riley struck everyone with her adorable sassiness was on the Golden State Warriors post-match conference. There she kept on trying the grab the microphone from her father and sang a verse from ‘Blessings’ by Big Sean. Not bothered by the crowd, the cutest member of the Curry family went on smiling and waving at the journalists and photographers. Being only three and not realizing the significance of the Warrior’s PR director, she handed him her gum and went out of the room.
Riley Curry’s cute antics continued as she showed off her dance skills after the first game in the 2015 NBA finals. As those steps consisted of her feet only, she came up with her’ Whip and Nae Nae’ dance routine to celebrate her 3rd birthday bash.
Along with her family members, Riley has appeared on TLC’s “Playhouse Masters,” where she received her Princess Pony themed playhouse. While the 7-year old is no longer interrupting her father’s press conferences, she still knows how to make everyone’s heart melt. She is seen doing a special handshake with her father during the Warriors game on 28th December 2019. The viral daddy-daughter moment sparked a Twitter outbreak, with one person commenting, “Riley Curry needs to have her own sitcom!!!”. Another user went an extra step and twitted, “Baby Yoda levels of cute.”
Riley and Sydel Curry Special Moments
Apart from her parents and siblings, Riley is exceptionally close to her aunt, Sydel. The bond between her and Sydel is phenomenal and has been praised by many, including her mother. The duo spent a lot of time together, especially by watching the renowned TLC reality TV series “Say Yes to The Dress.” During the show’s episode 1 from season 17, Riley appeared as an entourage for choosing her aunt’s wedding dress. As obviously, the sassy mini diva stole the show by making funny remarks, face expressions, and showing her fondness for the show’s host, Randy Fenoli.
Riley is also seen during Sydel’s wedding celebration, where she danced to the beats and made some aesthetic poses for the family pictures. Looking angelic in a white dress, the child star radiated among the crowd.
Riley Net Worth
Being one of the best NBA players, Stephen Curry features a net worth of around $130 million. Moreover, he has signed a 5-year contract with his current team in 2017, which is worth over $201 million. Singing this multi-million deal, Stephen Curry has become the first NBA player to bag a contract that goes over $200 million. Riley’s mother, Ayesha Curry, has a net worth of $10 million from the TV shows and various TV appearances. The couple now resides in their $6 million mansions in California with their parents and the trio, Riley, Ryan, and Canon Curry.
Stephen Curry has bought another $31 million mansions at Atherton, California, in mid-2019. With her famous parents’ earnings and her public appearances, Riley Curry has as an estimated net worth of $6 million.