Keshia Knight Pulliam- Biography
Keshia Knight Pulliam is an American actress. She is known for her childhood role as Rudy Huxtable, the youngest child of Cliff and Clair Huxtable at just the age of 5 to 13.
Keshia Knight Pulliam’s Net Worth & Salary
Pulliam, Keshia Knight Keshia Knight Pulliam is a wealthy American actress.
She is best known as Rudy Huxtable, the youngest child of Cliff and Clair Huxtable, on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show (1984–92), and as Miranda Lucas-Payne on the TBS comedy-drama Tyler Perry’s House of Payne (2007–12). CS His net worth is $12 million.
Facts about Keshia Knight Pulliam
|Net Worth||$14 Million|
|Date Of Birth||April 9, 1979|
|Place Of Birth||Newark, New Jersey, United States|
|Height||5 ft (1.54 m)|
|Profession||Actress, Entrepreneur, TV personality|
|Education||Spelman College (2001), Potomac School, Foxcroft School, Rutgers Preparatory School|
|Spouse||Ed Hartwell (m. 2016)|
|Parents||James Pulliam, Sr., Denise Pulliam|
|Siblings||James Knight Pulliam II, Mshon Knight Pulliam|
|Nicknames||Keshia Knight , Keshia Knight-Pulliam|
|Awards||NAACP Image Awards, TV Land Impact Award (2011), Kids’ Choice Award for Favorite TV Actress (1991), People’s Choice Award for Favorite Young TV Performer (1988)|
|Nominations||Emmy Award (1984)|
|Movies||“Polly” (1989), “Death Toll” (2008), “Madea Goes to Jail” (2009), “The Gospel” (2005), “Beauty Shop” (2005)|
|TV Shows||“Tyler Perry’s House of Payne” (2007-2012), “The Celebrity Apprentice Season 7” (2013), “Sesame Street”, “The Last Dragon”, “A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s court”, “Fear Factor” and “The Weakest Link”|
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Keshia Knight Pulliam’s Birth, Parents
Keshia Knight Pulliam was born on April 9, 1979, in Newark, New Jersey. Keshia Knight-Pulliam is best known for her portrayal as Rudy Huxtable, Dr. Cliff Huxtable’s lively, pint-sized youngest daughter, on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show, which aired from 1984 to 1992.
She appeared in 177 episodes of the wildly popular sitcom. She also appeared in 56 episodes of Tyler Perry’s House of Payne from 2007 to 2012.
Prior to Cosby, she had been in countless national commercials, was a regular on Sesame Street, and had starred in the feature picture The Last Dragon (1985).
Keshia Knight Pulliam’s Career
She began her career at the age of nine months in a national print advertisement for Johnson’s & Johnson’s infant goods. Her portrayal in The Great Gatsby put her in the record books at the time as the youngest actor nominated for an Emmy.
Following her time on The Cosby Show, she went on to star on other reality series and in independent films such as the comedy Beauty Shop (2005) and Tyler Perry’s dramedy Madea Goes to Jail (2009).
She was most recently a contestant on the ABC celebrity diving show Splash (2013), where she was sadly the first to be eliminated, and on the hit NBC reality series Celebrity Apprentice (2015), where she co-hosted with Donald Trump.
Her career, unlike those of many other child stars, has never been marred by drugs, crime, or notoriety. For Tyler Perry’s House of Payne, she received three NAACP Image Awards for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.
Quick Facts of Keshia Knight Pulliam
- She is known for her childhood role as Rudy Huxtable, the youngest child of Cliff and Clair Huxtable at just the age of 5 to 13, on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show (1984–92) and as Miranda Lucas-Payne on the TBS comedy-drama Tyler Perry’s House of Payne (2007–12).
- She has a net worth of $12 million.
- She was born on April 9, 1979, in Newark, New Jersey.
- She is probably most well-known for playing the role of Rudy Huxtable, the spunky, pint-sized youngest daughter of Dr. Cliff Huxtable, on the sitcom The Cosby Show which ran on NBC from 1984 – 1992.
- She also starred in Tyler Perry’s House of Payne from 2007 – 2012, appearing in 56 episodes.
- She has won three NAACP Image Awards for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for Tyler Perry’s House of Payne.