Persia White Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 07 Feb, 2019
Facts of Persia White
Date of Birth: 1972 , October-25
Age: 46 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 6 Inch
Name Persia White
Nationality American
Ethnicity Multiracial
Profession Actress, singer
Net Worth $700 thousand
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Body Measurements 32-24-35.
Breast Size 32
Waist size 24
Hip Size 35
Married Yes
Married to Joseph Morgan (m. 2014), Saul Williams (m. 20082009)
Children Mecca White
Divorce Saul Williams (m. 20082009)
Education Miami Coconut Grove Children's Theater
Awards ALMA Award
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Persia White, an Ameican actress, and musician is mostly known for her role as Lynn Searcy on the sitcom Girlfriend. She is also a vital part of the famous rock band entitled XEQ3. White 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.

White 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 White was in her teenage, she attended dancing, acting, singing and painting classes. 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, White 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.

CAPTION: The Vampire Dairies star Persia White SOURCE: Entity Mag

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 WesleyNina DobrevMatthew Davis, Kat Graham, Kat Graham, Sara Canning, Candice King, Matt Davis and other stars in The Vampire Dairies. 

The actress appeared in the You Can't Fight Christmas in 2017.

Persia White's Net Worth And Charity

Persia White has done several movies to date. Her net worth is reported to be around $700 thousand as per celebrity net worth in 2018. In 2012, she was a cast in the action drama movie Black November which became the instant hit at the box office grossing over $22 million. In the movie, she appeared along with Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Mickey Rourke, Kim Basinger, and Fred Amata

White sold her Studio City Home for $1, 106,000, on March 12, 2013. The actress originally bought a mansion for 1,135,500 back on April 26, 2004. Moreover, she has also huge fan following on her Instagram account with 190 K followers which also plays a vital role to boost up her net worth. The Instagram star who has over 100 K followers can command more than $5 K a post. 

White 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, Affair, And Relationship

Persia White is a married woman. She married her boyfriend, a Vampire Diaries star Joseph Morgan since 2014. She married her co-actor Joseph Morgan in Jamaica after dating him for three years. The ceremony was held in the presence of their close friends and family members including Morgan’s close friend, Matt Ryan.

Furthermore, she also has a daughter, Mecca White, but her biological father has not revealed yet. Before that, she was engaged to one of the popular singers Saul Williams from 2008-2009.

CAPTION: Persia White and her husband Joseph Morgan SOURCE: E Online

Persia 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. 

Persia White's Body Measurement 

  • Persia White's height: she stands at the height of 5' 6" (1.68 m).
  • Weight: 57 Kg 
  • Body Measurement: 34-24-35
  • Breast Size: 34B Inches
  • Waist Size: 24 Inches
  • Hip Size: 35 Inches
  • Hair Color: Dark Brown 
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Age: October 25, 1972 (age 46)

 

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