Erika Alexander Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 03 Jul, 2019
Facts of Erika Alexander
Date of Birth: 1969 , November-19
Age: 51 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Erika Alexander
Birth Name Erika Alexander
Father Robert Alexander
Mother Sammie Alexander
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Winslow, Arizona
Ethnicity Black
Profession Actress
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $ 3 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Married Yes
Married to Tony Puryear (m. 1997)
Children N/A
Divorce Tony Puryear
Education n: Philadelphia High School for Girls
Awards NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series
Movies The Magic City
TV Show LAX Half & Half 7th Heaven
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Erika Alexander, an American actress, is known for her role as Pam Tucker on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show. She has appeared in numerous movies and TV series. She is also an award-winning actress who has won various awards for enacting on her movies and TV series.

Early Life, Bio, Family, Siblings Of Erika Alexander

Erika Alexander was born on November 19, 1969, and her current age is 47. Erika was born in Winslow, Arizona, the United States as Erika Rose Alexander.

Erika was raised in Arizona along with her parents. Erika was born as the daughter of father Robert Alexander and Sammie Alexander. According to Erika's nationality, she is American. And Erika belongs to African American. Erika's star sign is Scorpio. 

Erika Alexander attended Philadelphia High School which was for girls and she graduated from the same institution. Later Erika joined Freedom Theater located in Philadelphia as a student.

Erika Alexander's Career And Wiki

Erika Alexandra made her career debut from 1986 movie American drama film My Little Girl, where she played the role of Joan. In 1989, Erika made her acting presence in the movie The Mahabharata as Madri, Hidimbaa. Selma Cotter Erika made her presence in an America movie The Long Walk Home.

In 1992, Alexander was featured in American crime drama film Fathers & Sons as Venell. Erika played the role of Joy in an American comedy movie 30 Years to Life. Erika's other notable movie presence includes Love Liza, Full Frontal, La Mission and The Magic City.

Erika has also been popular for her television career where she had been featured in several TV shows in the lead roles. Erika's one of the famous roles in the television was in an American television sitcom The Cosby Show as Pam Tucker, where was featured in 21 episodes of the show.

Later in 1993, Erika was featured in an American television sitcom Living Single where she played the character of Maxine Felice "Max" Shaw.

Erika's other major notable appearance in the television screen are Judging Amy, Street Time, Heist, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Low Winter Sun, Let's Stay Together and Grey's Anatomy. Erika has also been featured in several short and television movies. 

Erika Alexander's Net Worth, Salary, And Earnings 

Erika Alexander has an estimated net worth of around $3 million according to celebrity net worth as of 2019. The actress has played a number of major roles in many movies and TV shows. The average salary for an actor is around $53,000 a year. 

In the year 2017, Alexander played the role in the horror movie Get Out along with Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, and Bradley Whitford. The movie became the huge hit at the box office racking up over $255 million against $4.5 million budget. 

Erika Alexander's Husband, Kids, Married, And Relationship 

Erika Alexander's current relational status is married to Tony Puryear. Erika's sexual orientation is straight and she has been silent in the matters about her previous affairs and dating.

Erika Alexander married artist screenwriter Tony Puryear after few years of dating on 27 September 1997 in a private event. And they have been together for about 20 years, they seem quite happy with their life and they have no intention of getting a divorce. Talking about her children there had been no updates.

The couple, however, divorced in the year 2017. As of now, the actress is leading a single life probably. 

Erika is active in politics, where she actively participated in campaigned for Hillary Clinton and toured college campuses during 2008 Democratic primary. Erika currently lives in Arizona along with her husband. Erika keeps hobbies of traveling and listening to music.

Erika Alexander's Age, Height

  • Erika Alexander's age as of 2019 49 years.
  • Height: He stands at 5ft 5 inch.