Suzanne Kay Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 18 Oct, 2020
Facts of Suzanne Kay
Date of Birth: 1960 , September-9
Age: 60 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Name Suzanne Kay
Birth Name Suzanne Kay
Father Monte Kay
Mother Diahann Carroll
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Santa Monica, California
Profession news writer, journalist, producer, on-air personality
Children 2
Divorce Mark Bamford
Education Columbia University
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Suzanne Kay is an American news writer, journalist, producer, and on-air personality widely known for being the only daughter of actress Diahann Carroll and legendary Jazz producer Monte Kay. The star kid has produced a documentary of Ed Sullivan and his voice for racial injustice.

Parents And Education

Suzanne was born on 9th September 1960, in Santa Monica, California, the United States of America. The star kid was born to father Monte Kay, legendary Jazz producer, and mother Diahann Carroll, an actress. Sadly, her mother is no more. She died on 4th October 2019, at the age of 84.

CAPTION: Suzanne Kay with her mother, Diahann Carroll SOURCE: CDN

Suzanne’s nationality is America. She studied at Columbia University and graduated with a Master’s Degree in Journalism.

What Is Her Current Relationship Status?

Suzanne was once a married woman. She was once married to Mark Bamford, who is a writer. The former couple tied the knot in 1996 at a private wedding ceremony.

Sadly, they separated and filed for divorce in 2016 after being married for around two decades. They welcomed two children together, daughter Sydney and son August. Her kids are teenagers and are attending high school.

The ex-couple wrote Hero together. While visiting Cape Town, South Africa, for promoting the movie, they fell in love with the place and started living there.

Her Mother’s Relationship History

Suzanne’s mother, Diahann, was married four times. She was first married to record producer Monte Kay in 1965 and welcomed a daughter, Suzanne.

In 1959, it was revealed that Diahann had begun nine years affairs with Sidney Poitier, an actor. As per sources, the actress divorced her husband as Poitier also promised to leave his wife. But, he did not divorce his wife, but still, they were in a relationship until 1968.

In 1970, she started dating David Frost, a British television host, and producer. They even got engaged and were dating until 1973.

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In 1973, Diahann surprised her fans by tying the knot with Fred Glusman, a Las Vegas boutique owner. After being married for a couple of weeks, she filed for divorce, claiming physical abuse and domestic violence as the reason behind the separation.

In 1975, the late actress married Robert DeLeon. Sadly, two years later, her husband died in a car crash. In 1987, she married singer Vic Damone but separated in 1991. Later, they came back together but divorced in 1996.

Career And Net Worth

Upon graduation, Suzanne interned at the PBS show, McNeil-Lehr News. Soon later, she worked as a news writer for CNN. She even was the editor of Essence Magazine. Likewise, she has written sitcom scripts for FOX and has produced and co-wrote Hero.

Suzanne was also an on-air personality working for ETV!. She even started a production company, Wonder View Films. She is now working as a freelance screenwriter.

Suzanne has produced a documentary on Ed Sullivan and his fight and voice for combatting racial injustice.

Well, Suzanne Kay’s net worth is not revealed; she definitely leads a lavish lifestyle since the time she was born. She might have inherited the worth and estates of her late mother.

 

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