Persia White Biography
|Date of Birth:||1972 , October-25|
|Age:||45 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 6 Inch|
|Net Worth||$700 thousand|
|Hair Color||Brown - Dark|
|Married to||Joseph Morgan (m. 2014), Saul Williams (m. 2008–2009)|
|Divorce||Saul Williams (m. 2008–2009)|
|Education||Miami Coconut Grove Children's Theater|
Persia White, an Ameican actress and musician, is mostly known for her role as Lynn Searcy on the sitcom Girlfriend. She is also the member of the famous rock band entitled "XEQ3."
She is a solo singer who released her debut album "Mecca" in 2009. She appeared in the recurring role of Abby Bennett Wilson in The Vampire Dairies from 2012-17. In 2017, she enacted in a TV movie You Can’t Fight Christmas.
Early Life And Education Of Persia White
Persia White was born on October 25, 1972, in Florida, U.S. She is one of the four children who was born to an American mother and a Bahamian father. She holds White American ethnicity and belongs to Irish and African American nationality.
She spent her early days in her hometown, Bahamas. When she was three years old, her father met a car accident where his body was paralyzed. In order to seek better care and treatment, her father moved to Miami.
White's mother moved to South Florida with her children and was never in contact with her husband. Later on, White joined Miami Coconut Grove Children's Theater as her mother was not able to take proper care of her.
When she was in her teenage, she attended dancing, acting, singing and painting class. She obtained her Screen Actors Guild Card after completing her high school and later she signed with Ford Agency.
In order to pursue her career in acting, she moved to Los Angeles at her early age as soon as she received her Actors Guild, Card.
Persia White's Career
Persia started her career at the age of eight where she showed her talents at the Coconut Grove Children's Theater. She has appeared in numerous films including Red Letters and Blood Dolls.
White appeared in the TV-movies named "Operation Sandman" in opposite Ron Perlman and Kristie Alley. She starred on Angel, NYPD Blue, The Steve Harvey Show, Brooklyn South, Buffy the Vampire Slayer and on Breaker High as a guest.
Persia was able to gain her popularity with a show titled "GirlFriends" as a role of Lynn. White appeared in "The Fall Of Night" with a role of Dawn. She was also seen in Chrisette Michel's video named "Be Ok."
White co-produced the documentary narrated by Joaquin Phoenix which was capable of award-winning. She won an award for Best Performance distributed by an actor of the "American Black Festival" and appeared as Bonnie's mother on The Vampire Diaries. She appeared alongside Paul Wesley, Nina Dobrev, Matthew Davis, Kat Graham and other stars in The Vampire Dairies.
She appeared in the You Can't Fight Christmas in 2017.
Persia White's Net Worth And Charity
Persia has done several movies to date. Her net worth is reported to be around $700 thousand. The 44-years-old actress Persia, is 5 feet 6 inch in height.
She is a vegan, a human and animal rights activist and environmentalist. She has supported various philanthropical works. In 2005, PETA honored her as Humanitarian of the Year. She is a board member of the Shepherd Conservation Society.
Persia White's Personal Life
Persia White is a married woman. She is married to Vampire Diaries star Joseph Morgan since 2014. White married her co-actor Joseph Morgan in Jamaica after dating him for three years. Before that, she was engaged to one of the popular singers Saul Williams from 2008-2009.
She dated him for five years before their engagement. When they made a guest appearance on the TV show Girlfriends they both met each other.
Persia is a human and animal rights advocate as well as the environmentalist. She was respected and honored by PETA in the year 2005. White is also a board member of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society. She also has a daughter with her previous relationship who was born in the year 1995.