Devon Carter is a recurring character in Raven's Home, the ex-husband of Raven Baxter and the father of her twins, Nia and Booker. He had previously appeared in several episodes of That's So Raven, as Raven's high school boyfriend.

He is portrayed by Jonathan McDaniel


Season 1

  1. Big Trouble in Little Apartment
  2. The Bearer of Dad News
  3. Dancing Tween (mentioned)
  4. Dream Moms (mentioned)
  5. Vest in Show (mentioned)

Season 2

  1. Because (mentioned)
  2. Oh Father, Where Art Thou?
  3. The Most Interesting Mom in the World (mentioned)
  4. Sleevemore Part One: Frozen (mentioned)
  5. Sleevemore Part Two: Found (mentioned)

Season 3

  1. Twister, Sister


  • Originally the producers planned to introduce a new character named David to be the father of Raven's twins, but altered plans once Jonathan McDaniel agreed to reprise the role of Devon Carter.[1]
  • Raven did not even really notice Devon until he had his braces removed, even calling him "Buck-tooth Carter."
  • Alana also liked Devon.
  • His favorite TV show is Astro Force 5, a long-running Sci-Fi show from the 1980's,
  • He used to take a guitar to school.
  • His paternal grandmother lived in Los Angeles.
  • His father and step-mother lived in Seattle.
  • Raven jokes she gave Devon a heart attack when she told him they were having twins.
  • According to Booker, Devon would often "buy" his way out of trouble with Raven.
  • He sent Booker cowboy boots and a western hat from Texas.
  • He bought La Dee Da tickets for Booker and Levi, as they did not have a credit card.
  • Raven stated that his alimony/child support payments are still crucial to the Baxter household.
  • In Because, Raven tells her kids that their father knows she is psychic.
  • Devon is seen to be close to Levi as Levi refers to him as Uncle Devon.
  • Raven jokes that Devon has plenty of fame, but no fortune.
  • Raven jokes that she has better muscles than Devon.
  • Dr. Sleevemore lists Devon as Raven's emergency contact.
  • Although not stated, it is presumably Devon that shot the video footage from Booker and Nia's fourth birthday party depicted in It's Your Party and I'll Spy If I Want To.
  • That's So Raven Episodes Devon Carter Appeared:
    • Out of Control
    • Run Raven Run
    • Four's a Crowd
    • Hearts and Minds
    • Close Encounters of the Nerd Kind
    • Blue in the Face
    • There Goes the Bride
    • Save the Last Dance 
    • Vision Impossible
    • Adventures in Boss Sitting