Quick Facts of Roderick Spencer

  • Full NameRoderick Spencer
  • Date of Birth13 April, 1958
  • NicknameSpencer
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceNew York, the United States of America
  • Ethnicity White
  • ProfessionProducer, Screen Writer
  • Nationality American
  • Eye colour Blue
  • Hair colour Blonde
  • BuildAverage
  • SpouseAlfre Woodard
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
  • Children2
  • Horoscope Aries

Roderick Spencer is an American producer, screenwriter, social activist, and former actor. Spencer rose to stardom after marrying Award-winning actress, Alfre Woodard. His wife, Woodard is famous for her breakthrough role in the Off-Broadway play For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Sucide When the Rainbow Is Enuf.

Spencer lives a blissful conjugal life with two children and wife Alfre. Along with good and fame, Roderick has earned a decent amount of money. Let’s get into the article to know more about Roderick.

Wife- Alfre Woodard

As mentioned earlier, Roderick Spencer is married to actress Alfre Woodard. The love birds exchanged their vows on October 21, 1983. Since  Roderick lives quite a low key life, there are no exact details on how and when they met. But, it’s been more than two decades that the two are married and there are no signs of their separation. Nor, there are rumors related to their extramarital affairs.

Roderick Spencer with his wife,
Roderick Spencer with his wife, Alfre Woodard, Picture Source: Pinterest

Currently, the couple works together as an owner of Miss Maglashan Production, Inc. Not just that, Alfre often appears with her husband in every awards show and seminars. The duo has been the most talked couples in the industry. Besides, there is no information about his past affairs and relationship.


Being a social activist, both Spencer and Alfre never thought of having their own kids. Despite, the couple decided to adopt those kids who are homeless. Together the husband and wife share two adopted children, Mavis Spencer and Duncan Spencer.

Roderick Spencer with his wife and childrens
Roderick Spencer with his wife and children, Picture Source: Zimbio

Similarly, their daughter, Mavis works as Miss Golden Globe for the 2010 Golden Globe Award.

What’s His Net Worth?

Roderick Spencer might have earned an extraordinary amount from his career as a screenwriter and producer. However, he has not disclosed the exact details about his net worth to the media. While, on the other hand, he is most commonly known for being the husband of versatile actress Alfre Woodard, despite his personal achievements.

His wife, Woodard has a net worth of $13 million as of 2019. She earned this fortune from her acting career. So far, she has appeared in several hit movies and television series. She played the voice role of Sarabi in 2019’s American musical film The Lion King alongside Seth Rogen, John Oliver, and John Kani. The movie has a box office collection of $1.653 billion, while the budget of the movie is $250-$260 million.


Roderick Spencer was born on April 13th, 1958 in New York, the United States of America.  He is the youngest son of parents Louisa Spencer and Duncan Spencer. He grew up in New York along with his two older sisters Leslie Spencer and Louisa Spencer.

Spencer shares two half-siblings from his father’s first marriage. They are Margaret, Duncan, and Josephine.


Roderick Spencer attended St.Mark School in Southborough, Massachusetts from 1971-1976. Later, he joined Colorado College in 1977 and graduated in 1981.  While in school, Roderick has played at least two theatrical productions, Romeo and Juliet and The Orphan.

Since 2001, Spencer began working as a writer, producer at Miss Maglashan Productions in Santa Monica, California. He has written the screenplay for the book adapted film ‘Juanita’.