Raymond Santana Jr. (born April 26, 1975) is an American Producer, Activist, Fashion Designer, Businessman, Controversial Personality, and Instagram Star from Atlanta, Georgia. He has produced various films and TV shows like Bloodsworth: An Innocent Man (2015), The Central Park Five (2012), and American Justice (1992).
He has also founded Park Madison NYC, his own Fashion Clothing Company.
Central Park Jogger Case, Trisha Meili & Matias Reyes
At the age of 14, Raymond was arrested along with his 4 friends (Yusef Salaam, Korey Wise, Antron McCray, and Kevin Richardson) in his involvement in the rape and assault of Trisha Meili (White Descent Jogger) in Central Park, New York City.
On May 1, 1989, Real Estate Business Tycoon Donald Trump had spent $85K US Dollars to put full page ads on 4 New York City’s Newspaper demanding “Death Penalty” for accused criminals.
In December 1990, the 44-year-old Santana Junior had received in between 5 to 15 years of imprisonment in the second trial of New York Court. But after the confession of Matias Reyes, he has released in 2002.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Full Birth Name||Raymond Santana Jr.|
|Famous For||Producing films like American Justice (1992), The Central Park Five (2012), and Bloodsworth: An Innocent Man (2015).|
|Age (As of 2019)||44 years old|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||26 April 1975.|
|Birthplace/Hometown||New York, United States.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Debut||Film: American Justice (1992, as Producer).
|Social Media Stats||Instagram: @santanaraymond (24.6k+ followers).
|Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Taurus.|
|Current Residence||Atlanta, Georgia, USA.|
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5' 10".
Centimeters: 178 cm.
Meters: 1.78 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 81 Kg.
Pounds: 178 lbs.
|Biceps Size||15 inches.|
|Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)||44-36-35.|
|Shoe Size (US)||10.|
|Hair Color||Bald (Black).|
|Tattoos details?||Will Update.|
|Parents||Father: Not Known.
|Siblings||Brother: Will Update.
Sister: Name not found.
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||In a relationship with his partner Nekesta.|
|Girlfriend||Nekesta Samone Shelton|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Nekesta Samone Shelton.
Daughter: Melia Symone.
|School||Bronx Preparatory High School.|
|Alma Mater||Will Update.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celeb||Actor: Morgan Freeman.
Actress: Halle Berry.
|Dream Holiday Destination||Miami.|
|Love to do||Playing golf, Sunbath & Swimming.|
|Favorite Dishes||Non-Vegetarian Food.|
|Net worth (Approx.)||$3.1 Million US Dollars (As of 2019).|
|Salary, Earnings & Monthly Income||Under review.|
|Home Details||House in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.|
|Email Address||Will Update.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||NA.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Raymond Santana Jr.
- Wikipedia: Producer, Raymond Santana Jr. was born on the 26th of April 1975 to Afro-American parents from New York, USA.
- At present, his age is around 44 years old and birth Zodiac Sign is Taurus.
- In 2002, Serial Rapist Matias Reyes has confessed his crime for attempted murder and rape of Trisha Meili (a white Caucasian female jogger) in Central Park, New York City. In the same year, Santana found innocent in this case and released from jail.
- After a year, he has filed a lawsuit against New York City for racial discrimination, malicious prosecution, and emotionally torturing him. Antron McCray and Kevin Richardson have also sued the City for $250 million US Dollars.
- In November 2013, New York Mayor, Bill de Blasio has agreed for the settlement of this lawsuit.
- In the year 2014, all the Central Park Five’s Korey Wise, Yusef Salaam, Antron McCray, Raymond, and Kevin Richardson received $41 million settlement as compensation from New York Court.
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- Richardson, Santana, Salaam, and McCray have received at around $7.1 million US Dollars and Korey Wise get $12.2 million USD.
- On 26 June 2017, he has completed his graduation from Bronx Preparatory High School. He has received his degree along with his two friends Kevin Richardson, and Yusef Salaam (the Central Park Five’s 2 members).
- Wedding & Love Affairs: Raymond married his longtime girlfriend Nekesta Samone Shelton after release from the jail. His Wife “Nekesta Shelton” has supported him during his depression days.
- In addition, they also blessed with a daughter named “Melia Symone“. Presently, he is living with his family from Atlanta, Georgia.
- He has a decent height at around 5 feet 10 inches or 178 cm tall In addition, his body weight is around 81 Kg (178 pounds) approx.
- Money Factor: His estimated Net worth is valued at $3.1 Million US Dollars.
- Netflix has also made “When They See Us” biographical Television Show inspired by the story of these 5 black men and Central Park Jogger Rape Case. This series is directed by Ava DuVernay and released on May 31, 2019.
- When They See Us’ Star Cast: In this Biopic, Actor Marquis Rodriguez is playing Santana Jr., Jharrel Jerome is featuring as Korey Wise, Ethan Herisse as Yusef Salaam, Caleel Harris as Antron McCray, and Asante Blackk as Kevin Richardson.