Renrick Palmer is born in Jamaica and grew up in New York City. After a stint in the United States Air Force, and a tour of duty in the Middle East, Renrick went on to graduate from Long Island University and the New York Film Academy. He is an accomplished actor with numerous accolades and critical successes to his name, not the least of which playing Jackie Robinson on the History Channel and winning Best Actor at the Ignite Film Festival. He is an avid athlete and puts his passion into every project.
After growing up under the bright lights of New York City, he had a brief stint in the United States Air Force, where he deployed to the Middle East in support of Operation Inherent Resolve. Upon returning home, Renrick attended the prestigious New York Film Academy and he started his work on the stage and television. He has portrayed legendary figures like baseball icon Jackie Robinson and has won the Best Actor award at the Ignite Film Festival.
Adding to his already remarkable list of accomplishments, Renrick turns his focus to writing. War Your Way To Success: A Veteran’s Journey From Loading Bombs To The Stage details his road from setting aside his goal of becoming a stage actor to serving in the Middle East during Operation Inherent Resolve. From Jamaica to the deserts of Jordan, Renrick shares those valuable lessons for the first time.
Renrick Palmer has built a career on breaking boundaries and expanding his influence in the name of helping others. He is an accomplished stage and screen actor, combat veteran, author, and a much sought after public speaker. His unique blend of practical experience and desire to see others achieve their goals and discover the power of themselves sets him apart from peers and contemporaries.