Kirby Howell-Baptiste

Inside Biography

Kirby Howell-Baptiste is an English actress who grabbed wide attention after portraying Beth in the 2016 comedy-drama series Love. She is also known as Maya in the 2017 comedy-drama adventure film A Dog's Purpose. Her other notable projects include Downward Dog, The Good Place, and Killing Eve.

Attended East 15 Acting School

Kirby Howell-Baptiste was born on February 7, 1987, in London, England. She holds Britsh nationality and her ethnicity is Afro-British. 

Howell-Baptiste attended the Anna Scher Theatre at the age of twelve. She later joined the East 15 Acting School where she studied acting. Kirby then moved to Los Angeles and studied at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.

Famous For Roles in 'A Dog's Purpose' And 'Love'

Kirby Howell-Baptiste started her journey in the entertainment industry after appearing as Sick Patient in the British medical drama television series, Holby City, in 2008.

She didn't work in any projects until 2011 when she was appeared in a short-film, Prepping Keisha.

In 2012, Howell-Baptiste appeared in numerous films and series such as How to Succeed with Women and AMC Fearfest. Her notable roles include in Lucky Day, We Four Queens, and Six Guys One Car.

In 2016, Kirby appeared in the comedy web television series, Love, alongside Gillian Jacobs, Paul Rust, and Chirs Witaske. In the following year, she starred in the comedy-drama adventure film, A Dog's Purpose.

In 2018, she played the roles of Ca s sidy in Alone Together, Elena Felton in Killing Eve, and Kayla in Into the Dark.

In 2019, Howell-Baptiste appeared in two television series, Veronica Mars and Why Women Kill. She is currently working on her upcoming thriller comedy film, Happily.

Kirby Howell-Baptiste Is Worth $1 Million

The 5 feet 6 inch-tall actress, Kirby Howell-Baptiste makes a good sum of money from her acting career. According to some tabloids, the 32-year-old actress has a net worth of around $1 million, as of December 2019.

She has been part of a number of hits movies. She was featured in the comedy-drama movie, A Dog's Purpose, in 2017. The film, which was made under the budget of $22 million, had a box office collection of $205.7 million worldwide box office.

Is Kirby Howell-Baptiste Married?

Moving towards the relationship status of Kirby Howell-Baptiste, The Good Place star is a married woman. On June 5, 2014, she shared a tweet mentioning her husband; she said that her husband said to her "blow me."

She wrote in the tweet at the time, 

Tonight my Husband said those magic words-"blow me". Being the loving wife that I am, I laughed then played Candy Crush until he fell asleep

The above tweet clearly confirmed that Howell-Baptiste is a married woman. However, she has never disclosed the name of her husband and when they got married.


by ab-basanta, 31 Dec, 2019

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