Kellita Smith Biography
|Date of Birth:||1969 , January-15|
|Age:||49 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 10 Inch|
|Birth Name||Kellita Smith|
|Birth Place/City||Chicago, Illinois|
|Working For||Movies and TV shows|
|Net Worth||$500 thousand|
|Weight in KG||67 kg|
|Famous for||Comedian, Model, Actress|
|Education||Santa Rosa Junior College|
|Movies||The Man in 3B|
|TV Show||Z Nation|
Kellita Smith is an American actress, model, and comedian. Smith is best known for her portrayal as Wanda McCullough in the TV series, The Bernie Mac Show. In 2017, she appeared in a TV movie, The Preacher’s Son alongside Christian Keyes, Clifton Powell, Valarie Pettiford, Drew Sidora and other stars.
She has appeared in a mainstream role in an action/comedy/horror drama Z Nation since 2014. Currently, the show is running its fifth season on Syfy network.
Early Life And Education Of Kellita Smith
Kellita Smith was born on January 15, 1969, in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Smith is the daughter of Honey Smith. She was raised in Oakland with her brother. Regarding her nationality, she is an American and belongs to the Afro-American ethnicity.
Smith’s Zodiac sign is Capricorn. Kellita has a brother named Eric Smith. Kellita Smith attended Santa Rosa Junior College. She received her associate degree in political science from the college. She started her career as a model.
Kellita Smith's Career
Kellita Smith began her acting career from the stage and her first appearance was in regional productions of Tell It Like It Tiz. Later, she was also featured in several theater shows including No Place to Be Somebody, Feelings, and others.
Smith made her first TV appearance in 1993 from an American sketch comedy television series In Living Color.
Later, the same year she also featured in an American television sitcom called Living Single as Susan. She also made her acting presence in an American sitcom Martin as Tracy in which TV series she was featured in 10 episodes.
In 1996, Smith made her presence in couples of famous TV series, including The Wayans Bros., Dangerous Minds and Moesha. As Danielle, Smith was featured in 4 episodes of an American television sitcom Malcolm & Eddie.
Starting from 2001, Smith was featured in the lead role of Wanda McCullough in an American sitcom, The Bernie Mac Show. She was nominated for several awards including NAACP Image Award and BET Comedy Award for her role in the series.
Smith's other major television appearance includes her character of First Lady Katherine Johnson in an American sitcom The First Family (2012-2015).
Kellita Smith has also played various characters in several movies including King's Ransom (2005), Three Can Play That Game (2007), Imperial Dreams (2014) and A Deadly Adoption (2015). In 2015, she appeared in television film Sharkando 3: Oh Hell No! Her drama film The Choir Director released on February 5, 2018.
Kellita Smith's Net Worth And Body Measurements
Kellita Smith's net worth is $3 million at present. She earns $30 thousand per episode from her career. According to a source, American TV star earns $30K-$80K for each episode, so we can believe that she also earns somewhere in the above range.
In 2005, her comedy film King’s Ranson collected $4,143,652 at the worldwide. In 2007, she was a part of drama film Feel the Noise earned $6,451,106 at the Box Office.
In 2015, she was featured in a mystery crime-thriller film The Man in 3B which collected $291, 513 worldwide.
Smith is a beautiful lady with a height of 5 feet and 10 inches. Smith has black hair and has maintained perfect curves.
Kellita Smith's Personal Life
Kellita Smith is an unmarried woman. She is not dating anyone (at least publicly). Smith’s current relational status is supposed to be single as she has not mentioned the Medias about her detail personal relationship, so there is no any official confirmation from her side. However, back in 2015, The Bossip reported that she was found on a dinner date with Mr.Chow in Beverly Hills.
Kellita Smith is close to her family and shares their pictures via her Instagram. She frequently hangouts with her brother and friends during her leisure time.
Though Smith has not mentioned much about her personal details, in the past, there were several rumors of her hook up with Mr. Chow as they were spotted in Beverly Hills. In an interview, she said that The Bernie Mac Show is the best acting memory she ever has had.
In another interview, she said that she was once suffered from emotional eating and it was a very difficult moment for her when she was in public events. Due to this habit, she gained some weight. Later, she started on a low-carb diet and managed to drop weight.
Besides, acting being a supermodel she also attends several fashion events and she has also been featured in several fashion magazines.