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Carter Redwood Parents: Carl And Tawnya Redwood

Fans are worried that Carter Redwood’s “Andre Raines” is leaving FBI: International. With the introduction of new agent Zoey McKenna (played by Kelley Missal), they may have assumed that she was a replacement for Raines.

So, while this could be true (we hope not), let’s find out all about Carter Redwood’s parents whilst our memories of him are still fresh.

Who Are Carter Redwood Parents?

Carter Redwood was born to his parents, Carl and Tawnya Redwood. They are his inspiration and someone who always supported his passion for acting.

Also, it was only through their support and encouragement that he was able to win the four-year scholarship at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Drama in 2010. Even there, he became the recipient of the university’s top senior acting award at the age of 21 and graduated with honors.

Thereafter, life was a smooth sail.

Meet Carl Redwood, Carter Redwood Father

Carl Redwood looks up to his father Carter Redwood. He’s proud of him and even prouder of the fact that his father was once photographed by the legendary Teenie Harris.

Sadly, Carter’s parents (who he looked up to) have both passed away.

His father, Carl E. Redwood Sr. took his last breath on January 15, 2001.

As for his mother, Dolores Ardelia Redwood joined her loving husband on March 20, 2019, at the age of 104. She was the youngest of seven sisters raised in a family of eight in Homestead, PA. There, she went to school in that community and graduated from Homestead High School with high honors and even won a scholarship to the University of Pittsburgh

Trivia: Carl also has a sibling named Janet L Thompson

  • Carl Redwood Age

Carl Redwood was reportedly born before 1951. That made him at least 71 years of age in 2023.

He receives his birthday wishes on March 24 and is of the Aries zodiac.

  • Carl Redwood Job

Carl Redwood worked as a “Project Director” at Pittsburgh Black Worker Center.

For his years of dedication, as a social justice advocate advancing causes of racial, economic, and social justice in the Pittsburgh area and beyond, he even was named the Thomas Merton Center’s “New Person of the Year” in 2017.

A local artist/activist Vanessa German spoke at the event, “Carl Redwood is a song weaver. Carl will stand up to sing the song to us all. He is not afraid to say ‘another world is possible.’”

Amongst his achievements, Carl said that the creation of the Hill District Consensus Group topped it all. It was a consensus group that allowed people in the community to work together and plan a future that worked for them. Also, he recalls that he was active among the African liberation support committee, supporting the liberation movements in Angola, Mozambique, and Guinea-Bissau.

“I was also part of the Free South Africa Movement, where we worked to get Nelson Mandela out of jail,” he boasted.

As for his education, Carl is a University of Pittsburgh graduate.

  • Is Carl Redwood On Social Media?

Find him on Facebook @carl.redwood1.

Meet Tawnya Redwood, Carter Redwood Mother

Tawnya Redwood is Carter Redwood’s loving mother. He said that she was the “most supportive, loving, and warm-hearted person,” he ever knew. “She supports me in every endeavor I take on and she always keeps it real — even when I don’t want to hear it, lol. Without her, I would not be the man I am today. There aren’t enough words to express how grateful I am to have her as a mother,” he added.

Likewise, Tawnya’s very proud of him, and everything he’s become. She revealed that she was never surprised by his interest in the play as well. “As early as 7 or 8 years old, [he] was already warm, colorful, filled with personality, and was artistic by nature,” she explained.

  • Tawnya Redwood Age

Tawnya Redwood was 68 years of age in 2023.

She receives her birthday wishes on August 13 and is of the Leo zodiac.

  • Tawnya Redwood Job

Tawnya Redwood didn’t reveal her job.

  • Is Tawnya Redwood On Social Media?

Find her on Facebook @cw.woodson1.

Related FAQs

  • Are Carter Redwood Parents Still Married?

Yes, Carter’s parents are still married as of 2023.

  • How Many Kids Do Carter Redwood Parents Have?

Carter’s parents share two kids — Carter and Maurice Redwood.

Their oldest son, Maurice Redwood stepped into this world in Jan 1986. Ever since little he was into videography, so as he grew older, Maurice graduated from Pittsburgh Filmmakers with a “Film/Video Production” degree and joined CREW Productions LLC as a prouder/videographer. Later, he founded  Redwood Media Group LLC, and also went on to work for ACH Clear Pathways as a “Digital Media Studio” producer.

Furthermore, Maurice’s is a musical. He was a drummer for Shona Sharif African Dance & Drum Ensemble, a West African Dance and Drum Performance Ensemble

Looking back, Maurice said that when he was 6, he received “one of the best gifts and greatest blessings” when his brother made Carter his entrance into the world. “I’ve spent the last 24 years watching you grow into the man you are today and I’m proud to share this Redwood blood with you bro,” he wrote on his FB.

  • Where Do Carter Redwood Parents Reside?

As of 2023, Carter’s parents resided in Centre Aven, Pittsburgh.

But they raised Carter in the Hill District area.

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