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Kellita Smith Net Worth

Kellita Smith Net Worth 2018: Wiki, Married, Family, Wedding, Salary, Siblings

Kellita Smith net worth is
$500,000

Kellita Smith Wiki/Biography

An actress, model and comedian, Kellita Smith was born on 15 January 1969, in Chicago, Illinois USA, with  her appearance as Wanda McCollough in ‘The Bernie Mac Show’ from 2001 made her popular not only in the US, but also around the world. She is also known as a model, her photos gracing several magazines.

So, just how rich is Kellita Smith, as of late 2017?  According to sources Kellita has a net worth of over $500,000, much of this wealth coming from her acting, most particularly in ‘The Bernie Mac Show.’ Sources also report that she is paid a decent amount modeling for top magazines such as Savoy, Essence and Esquire, during a career which began in the early 1990s.

Kellita Smith Net Worth $500,000

Raised in Chicago the eldest of three children, Kellita’s father was a military man who served in Vietnam when she was still a baby, but In 1972 her parents divorced, and Kellita left for Oakland, California with her mother, Honey Smith, and brother Eric. In 1989, she graduated with a political science degree from the Santa Rosa Junior College, then before getting into acting, she worked as an administrative assistant and a saleswoman.

Kellita Smith actually started working in the entertainment industry as a model, appearing in other magazines such as Stuff, People, Dysonna, Black Men, Today’s Black Woman, and most notably in Glamour, Vanity Fair and Cosmopolitan. When she  began acting it was on the stage, starting with a production entitled ‘Tell It Like It Tiz,’ before eventually being offered other, bigger roles, including in ‘No Place to be Somebody;’ ‘Feelings’ – a play that saw her win an NAACP Theatre Award in 1996 – ‘The Thirteenth Thorn,’ and ‘One Woman’, all of which added steadily to her rising net worth

Smith made her debut on television in a single episode of ‘In Living Color’, then guest-starred in a number of shows, such as ‘NYPD Blue,’ ‘The Parkers,’ ‘Moesha’ and ‘Living Single.’ She also had a recurring role in ‘The Jamie Fox Show’, before casting alongside Bernie Mac in ‘The Bernie Mac Show,’ a Fox sitcom series which ran for five seasons, from 2001 to 2006, her work in which saw her garner three nominations for Image Award in 2003, 2004 and 2005, as well as a BET nod for Outstanding Lead Actress in 2005.

Kellita Smith has also showcased her talent in films, co-starring alongside Mo’Nique in ‘Hair Show’ in 2004, and later appearing in ‘Three Can Play That Game’ and ‘Fair Game, King’s Ransom, Roll Bounce.’ After a string of successful films, she returned to TV as First Lady Katherine in the sitcom ‘The First Family’. In 2014, she was cast alongside Robert Warren in ‘Z Nation,’ a sci-fi post-apocalyptic series, and in 2015, she made an appearance in the film ‘Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No’!

Other notable works in film include ‘King’s Ransom,’ ‘ Feel the Noise,’ ‘Conspiracy X,’ ‘She’s Not Our Sister,’ and ‘The Love Section’, plus popular television shows including ‘Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper,’ ‘Sister, Sister,’ and ‘Malcolm & Eddie’. Overall, in an acting career now spanning over 20 years, Kellita Smith has appeared in well over 20 films and a similar number of TV productions, indicating that she has been in constant demand by directors, and ensuring at least a steady income.

In her personal life, Kellita Smith lives in Los Angeles, California. She is not married and spends most of her time doing rigorous exercises, such as calisthenics and fencing. In the future she hopes to do more action movies, and of course increase her net worth.


Full NameKellita Smith
Net Worth$500,000
Date Of BirthJuly 11, 1969
Place Of BirthChicago, Illinois, United States
Height1.78 m
ProfessionActress, Model, Comedian
EducationSanta Rosa Junior College
NationalityAmerican
ParentsHoney Smith
SiblingsEric Smith
NicknamesСмит, Келлита
Facebookhttps://www.facebook.com/Kellita-Smith-179491032069690
Twitterhttp://www.twitter.com/kellitasmith1
Instagramhttps://www.instagram.com/kellitasmith1/?hl=en
IMDBwww.imdb.com/name/nm0808917
NominationsNAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series, NAACP Theatre Award (1996), BET Comedy Awards - Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series (2005, 2004)
Movies‘The Choir Director’ (2018), ‘The Preacher's Son’ (2017), ‘Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No’!, ‘Feel the Noise,’ ‘Conspiracy X,’ ‘She’s Not Our Sister,’ ‘The Love Section’
TV Shows‘Hangin’, ’ ‘Sister, Sister’ (1994-1999), ‘Hair Show’ (2004), ‘Malcolm & Eddie’, ‘The First Family’ (2012), ‘NYPD Blue’, ‘The Parkers’, ‘House Party 3’ (1994), ‘Moesha’ (1996-2001), ‘In Living Color’ (1990-1994), ‘Living Single’ (1993-1998), ‘The Berni...
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Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Choir Director2017post-productionAnita Emerson
Z Nation2014-2017TV SeriesLt. Roberta Warren Warren
The Preacher's Son2017Anita Emerson
In the Cut2016TV SeriesCheryl
The Secret She Kept2016TV MovieVirginia
The Man in 3B2015Det. Anderson
Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!2015TV MovieSergeant Roberta Warren
A Deadly Adoption2015TV MovieOfficer Mason
The First Family2012-2015TV SeriesFirst Lady Katherine Johnson
Imperial Dreams2014Tanya
Kimmie's Kitchen2013TV Series 2013 as Kelita Smith
The Love Section2013Pat Darden
Sistaah Friend2012Video shortSuper Shero of Truth
Gang of Roses 2: Next Generation2012Madame L
She's Still Not Our Sister2011TV SeriesVivian (2011)
She's Not Our Sister2011TV MovieVivian
From Cape Town with Love2010Video shortMarsha
Conspiracy X2010Justice Jackie Woods
Feel the Noise2007Tanya
Three Can Play That Game2007Carla
The Bernie Mac Show2001-2006TV SeriesWanda McCullough
Roll Bounce2005Vivian
King's Ransom2005Renee King
Fair Game2005Cheryl
Hair Show2004Angela
NYPD Blue2001TV SeriesMrs. Childs
Nash Bridges2001TV SeriesRegina Adams
Kingdom Come2001Bernice Talbert
Masquerade2000TV MovieMonica
Retiring Tatiana2000CeCe
For Your Love2000TV SeriesSophia
Q: The Movie1999Mo Mo (as Kelita Smith)
The Parkers1999TV SeriesValerie Maxwell
The Steve Harvey Show1999TV SeriesAva Whitley
The Jamie Foxx Show1997-1999TV SeriesCherise
The Parent 'Hood1997TV SeriesSheila
Malcolm & Eddie1997TV SeriesDanielle
High Incident1997TV Series
Moesha1996TV SeriesMelba
Dangerous Minds1996TV SeriesDominique
The Wayans Bros.1996TV SeriesClaire
Sister, Sister1995TV SeriesTonya
The Crossing Guard1995Tanya
Martin1994-1995TV SeriesTracy
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper1994TV SeriesJaclyn
House Party 31994Girl in Yellow & Black Dress at Ras Posse Show (uncredited)
Living Single1993TV SeriesSusan
In Living Color1993TV Series

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The First Family2012TV Series performer - 1 episode

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
37th NAACP Image Awards2006TV SpecialHerself
Tavis Smiley2005TV SeriesHerself
36th NAACP Image Awards2005TV SpecialHerself
The 6th Annual Family Television Awards2004TV SpecialHerself
TV Guide Close Up: From Comedy Club to Primetime2004TV Movie documentaryHerself
BET Comedy Awards2004TV SpecialHerself
35th NAACP Image Awards2004TV SpecialHerself
SoapTalk2003TV SeriesHerself
Biography2003TV Series documentaryHerself
The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn2003TV SeriesHerself
34th NAACP Image Awards2003TV SpecialHerself
Pyramid2002TV SeriesHerself
The 4th Annual Family Television Awards2002TV SpecialHerself
2nd Annual BET Awards2002TV Movie documentaryHerself
Hell's Kitchen2017TV SeriesHerself - Restaurant Patron
Apollo Night LA2016TV SeriesHerself - Celebrity Host
The Real2016TV SeriesHerself
The 1st Annual Carney Awards2015Herself - Presenter
Unsung Hollywood2015TV Series documentaryHerself
4TH NAFCA: African Oscar2014TV MovieHerself - Presenter
According to Him + Her2014TV SeriesHerself
Kimmie's Kitchen2013TV SeriesHerself
Life After2012TV SeriesHerself
From the Mouths of Babes2012TV Series documentaryHerself (2016)
I Ain't Scared of You: A Tribute to Bernie Mac2011DocumentaryHerself
15 Unforgettable Hollywood Tragedies2009TV Movie documentaryHerself (as Kelita Smith)
Larry King Live2008TV SeriesHerself
Baisden After Dark2007TV SeriesHerself
14th Annual Inner City Destiny Awards2006VideoHerself - Honoree

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Award Show Awards Show2003TV Special documentaryHerself

Nominated Awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovie
2013Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe First Family (2012)
2006Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Bernie Mac Show (2001)
2005BET Comedy AwardBET Comedy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Bernie Mac Show (2001)
2005Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Bernie Mac Show (2001)
2004BET Comedy AwardBET Comedy AwardsOutstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Bernie Mac Show (2001)
2004Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Bernie Mac Show (2001)
2003Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actress in a Comedy SeriesThe Bernie Mac Show (2001)

Known for movies


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