Taye Diggs Biography
|Date of Birth:||1971 , January-2|
|Age:||49 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 10 Inch|
|Birth Name||Scott Leo Diggs|
|Birth Place/City||Newark, New Jersey|
|Working For||Movies, TV Shows|
|Net Worth||$ 22 million|
|Eye Color||Dark brown|
|Shoe Size||10 (US)|
|Weight in KG||80 kg|
|Married to||Idina Menzel (m. 2003–2014)|
|Education||The School of Art ,Allendale Columbia Schoo|
|Awards||Acapulco Black Film Festival for Best Cast|
|Movies||The Best Man Wedding|
|TV Show||Private Practice|
|Sisters||Christian Diggs ,Shalom Diggs|
|Siblings||Gabriel Diggs ,Michael Diggs|
|Books||Mixed Me!, Chocolate Me!|
Scott Leo Diggs is known better as Tage Diggs and is known best for being in the Broadway musicals like Rent, movies like How Stella Got her Groove Back and for series like Private Practice. He was born on the 2nd of January, 1971 and has been involved in the acting fraternity since 1994 according to his bio. He was born to parents Marcia and Andre Young.
Taye was born in Newark, New Jersey and was enrolled in the Allendale Columbia School and the School of Arts for his education. He also attended the Syracuse University from where he obtained a BFA degree in musical theater. He started his career by appearing in several theatre productions and gained acclaim and fame for the role of landlord Benny in the Tony and Pulitzer Prize winning Broadway Musical called Rent. He then appeared in the off-Broadway production of The Wild Party and the Broadway revival of Chicago. From stage, he moved to television and was granted a role in the soap opera Guiding Light. The film debut How Stella Got Her Groove back made him hugely popular too and he followed it with appearances in The Wood, The Best Man as well as The House on Haunted Hill.
Other endeavors of this actor include acting on the UPN series Kevin Hill and the sci-fi thriller Equilibrium. He also appeared on the show Punk’d and guest starred on Will and Grace. He has also appeared in the medical drama Private Practice and Murder in the First as well as Hedwig and the Angry Itch and has been liked by his fans for his performance.
The relationship history of Higgs has also been known to his fans around the world. He was a married man and was married to the co-star of Rent Idina Menzel. He married his spouse on 2003 on January 2001. He has a son with her. Their son named Walker Nathaniel Diggs was born on the 2nd of September, 2009. After a decade of marriage, the couple split with a divorce on December 3, 2014. After this, he has been known to be in an affair with Amanza Smith Brown. Higgs and his girlfriend started dating on 2014 and have been getting along pretty well since then. They have been known to have dated each other since they met on the filming of one of his films and they have not been surrounded with rumors to be going towards a split. Higgs has had no other children.
The net worth of Higgs is an estimated 22 million dollars, which speaks a great deal about his salary and his popularity. He has a height of 5 feet 10 inches and has an appealing personality which makes fans love his acting and his extremely good looks portrayed on screen.