Ray Barone is a sports columnist for the local newspaper which coincides with his love of all things sports. He is married to his wife Debra Barone whom he has three children with, a daughter Ally and twin boys Michael and Geoffrey. Ray spends his time juggling his love of sports and television with keeping Debra happy, spending time with the kids and avoiding the frequent unannounced visits from his parents Marie and Frank Barone and his brother Robert Barone.
Portrayed by Ray Romano.
Born in Queens, New York.
His birth date is December 21.
Ray always had a knack for comedy, starting a school comedy club at Hillcrest High School where he was classmates with The Nanny star Fran Drescher. After a multiple successful stand up comedy shows, he made his big break with an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and then Late Night with David Letterman. Following his appearance on Late Night, David Letterman offered him an opportunity to star in his own television series, ‘Everybody Loves Raymond’.