Crystal Hayslett is an actress and costume designer from the United States. In 2010, she made her on-screen debut in the short film The Time, in which she played a small role. Hayslett rose to prominence in 2019 after portraying Fatima in Tyler Perry's BET series Sistas. She appeared in BET's The Game and Stomp The Yard 2 as well.
When Is Crystal Hayslett's Birthday?
Crystal Hayslett was born in Atlanta, Georgia, on October 18, 1981, under the star sign Libra. As of September 2021, her age is 39 and her height is 5 feet 5 inches or 165 cm tall.
Hayslett has always been interested in fashion and has been since she was a child. She used to request that her parents drive her two hours to Memphis to shop. She used to go to the grocery store with her mother to pick up fashion magazines like InStyle, Elle, Ebony, Vogue, Essence, and Vibe to stay up with the latest styles and trends.
Regarding her educational background, Crystal went to a local school in her hometown. Later, she earned a Bachelor's degree in Ma s s Communication from the University of Tennessee at Martin.
What Is She Known For?
Famous Costume Designer Crystal got a job at a small boutique while attending the University of Tennessee. She learned about clothing and styling while working as a stylist there and moved to Washington, D.C. after graduation to work for the United States Senate on Capitol Hill.
Later, she gained an opportunity to work for then-Senator Barack Obama during his first presidential campaign while she was there. In an interview with Essence, she later admitted that she was uninterested in politics and left the job and D.C. in 2019. Hayslett soon relocated to Atlanta to pursue a music and acting career.
On the other hand, Hayslett found it difficult to work in the musical sector after a while. "At initially, I had a good time with the music. But I started running into roadblocks–finding a good production team, trying to finalize a contract, and so on "she clarified".
Hayslett's buddy and stylist complimented her dress style as she performed gigs all over the city. Crystal began looking for work as a stylist soon after, and in 2012 she was hired as a production a s sistant at Tyler Perry Studios (TPS). Crystal progressed through the studio's costume design department for a few years before being hired as Tyler Perry's stylist. Even though she auditioned for many roles at TPS, Perry had never seen Hayslett perform and was unaware that she was interested in acting.
She was even turned down for TPS auditions. Crystal Hayslett had worked at the TPS for seven years in various capacities before landing the role of Fatima in Sistas. Additionally, Hayslett created a YouTube channel called 'Crystal Renee.' Hayslett's YouTube channel has videos about makeup, hair styling, and wellness advice.
Crystal has become well-known as a result of her film roles. Her acting profession has brought her plenty of riches. Apart from that, her main source of income has been designing costumes. She's also worked with clothing and vehicle companies.
Net Worth & Earning From Social Media?
Hayslett's net worth is currently believed to have an estimated wealth of $950,000 in September 2021. However, she herself has not confirmed it yet. According to some sources, the average costume designer salary is $62,450 per year.
According to Influencer Marketing Hub, her estimated per sponsor post ranges from $818.25 - $1,363.75, through her Instagram account titled @luvcrystalrenee.
Is She Dating?
The 39-year-old actress hasn't spoken anything about her relationship. As per reports, she was dating a basketball player Kevin Durant (late 2014 to 2016).
On the other hand, the costume designer's chemistry with singer Pooch Hall was loved by fans. As the duo was spotted kissing in the music video, they were speculated to be in a relationship. However, none of them has yet confirmed their relationship.
Though her real relationship is currently hidden, her on-screen romance is the talk of the town at the moment. Audiences are appreciating her portrayal of Fatima Wilson (the new love interest of Zac) on the show Sistas. Not only her performance, but people are also loving her for her on-romance with actor DeVale Ellis on the series.
by ab-sakar, 15 Sep, 2021