Kellita Smith Biography

Kellita Smith is an eminent American model, actress and comedian. Check out this biography to know about her childhood, family life, achievements and fun facts about her.

Kellita Smith
Quick Facts

Birthday: January 15, 1969

Nationality: American

Famous: African Americans African American Women

Age: 50 Years, 50 Year Old Females

Sun Sign: Capricorn

Born in: Oakland, California, USA

Famous as: Model, Actress, Comedian

Family:

mother: Honey Smith

U.S. State: California

More Facts

education: Santa Rosa Junior College

awards: 2013; 2005; 2004; ... · The First Family
The Bernie Mac Show - NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series 2006 · The Bernie Mac Show

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Kellita Smith is an eminent American model, actress, and comedian. She is famous for appearing as Wanda McCullough in the sitcom ‘The Bernie Mac Show’ and as Lieutenant Roberta Warren in the TV series ‘Z Nation’. Besides these, she has appeared in the shows ‘Martin’, ‘The Jamie Foxx Show’ and ‘The First Family’. Smith has also acted in tons of plays including ‘Tell It Like It Tiz’, ‘Feelings’, ‘No Place to be Somebody’, ‘The Thirteenth Thorn’ and ‘One Woman Two Lives’. Talking about the actress’ big screen projects, she has contributed to several films, such as ‘The Crossing Guard’, ‘Kingdom Come’, ‘Feel the Noise’, ‘The Love Section’, ‘Conspiracy X’ and ‘The Man in 3B’ to name a few. Smith has also done a number of TV movies and short films in her acting career. Today, Smith has become one of the biggest inspirations for newcomers in the industry. Apart from fetching a NAACP Theatre Award for Best Supporting Actress, she has also managed to earn the love of millions of people.

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Kellita Smith
Career
  • Kellita Smith began her career in the entertainment industry as a model before she started performing on stage. Her theatrical works include ‘Tell It Like It Tiz’, ‘Feelings’, ‘No Place to be Somebody’, ‘The Thirteenth Thorn’ and ‘One Woman Two Lives’. She made her TV debut in 1993 through an episode of ‘In Living Color’. The following year, she was cast as Tracy for the series ‘Martin’ after which she had a recurring role in ‘Sister, Sister’. In 1995, Smith appeared on the big screen, in the film ‘The Crossing Guard’.
  • Soon after this, she did a number of TV projects like ‘The Wayans Bros’, ‘Dangerous Minds’, ‘High Incident’ and ‘Malcolm & Eddie’. The American actress was then offered ‘The Jamie Foxx Show’ in 1997. Three years later, she did an episode in the series ‘For Your Love’ as well as appeared in the movie ‘Retiring Tatiana’ and the TV film ‘Masquerade’. Then in 2001, Smith was cast in ‘The Bernie Mac Show’. From 2004 to 2011, she did numerous big screen projects including ‘Hair Show’, ‘Fair Game’, ‘King's Ransom’, ‘Feel the Noise’, ‘Roll Bounce’, ‘Three Can Play That Game’ and ‘Conspiracy X’.
  • In the year 2012, the actress joined the cast of ‘The First Family’ as First Lady Katherine Johnson. The following year, she did the flick ‘The Love Section’ which was followed by ‘Imperial Dreams’ and ‘The Choir Director’ in 2014. After this, she acted in the television films ‘A Deadly Adoption’ and ‘Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No’. During that time, she was also cast in the main role of Lieutenant Roberta Warren for ‘Z Nation’. In 2017, she appeared in the show ‘Hell's Kitchen’ and the flick ‘The Preacher's Son’.
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Personal Life
  • Kellita Smith was born on January 15, 1969 in Oakland, California, USA. Her mother’s name is Honey Smith and she has a brother named Eric. Her father was a military man who was sent to Vietnam when Kellita was just a little baby. Her parents’ marriage could not bear the strain of her father’s career and ended in divorce. Smith completed her education from Santa Rosa Junior College. There is no information available regarding her dating life.
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- September 13, 2017

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