Kellita Smith who is known famously for her role as Wanda McCullough in the Fox sitcom ‘The Bernie Mac Show’ is a model, comedian and actress. With a height of 5 feet and 10 inches, perfect curves, ravishing smile, black hairs and black-brown eyes, she is a beautiful lady. She got famous after doing ‘The Bernie Mac Show’ and landed into several big projects after that. She has approximately a total revenue of $650 thousand US dollars.
Kellita Smith Biography
Kellita Smith was born on January 15, 1969 in Chicago, United States. She has a brother, Eric Smith. They were raised by their mother, Honey Smith in Oakland. With Afro-American genes, she is an American national. Kellita Smith attended Santa Rose Junior college. She has acted in theatres, television soaps and some films.
Kellita Smith is currently single owing to her great dedication towards her career. There have been several rumours about her linking up with Mr Chow though no official confirmation has come from her end.
She is also a great social worker and pays visits to orphanages. She loves children and likes spending free time with them. She has also been graciously framed by many fashion magazines. Being a model she likes attending fashion shows and events.
Kellita Smith started working as a model during her early years. She walked the ramp for many big designers. Her acting career began through a regional production of ‘Tell It Like It Tiz’ which went around the country for two years. She also did some theatrical work in ‘No Pace to be Somebody’ of Los Angeles Production at the K. C. Theatre Company, ‘Feelings’ for the Hudson Theatre as a supporting actress and in ’One Woman Two Lives’ at the Imagined Life Theatre.
Smith’s debutant performance on television was in the episode “Dirty Little Dick” of ‘In Living Colour’. She had repeating roles in ‘Martin’, ‘Sister, Sister’, ‘Malcolm & Eddie’ and ‘The Jamie Foxx Show’. Smith also has guest appearances on ‘Living Single’, ‘Hanging with Mr Cooper’, ‘The Wayan Bros’, ‘Dangerous Mind’, ‘High Incident’, ‘The Parent Hood’, ‘The Steve Harvey Show’, ‘For Your Love’ and ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ to name a few.
The show which won her the most accolades was the Fox Sitcom ‘The Bernie Mac Show’ in 2001 where she was opposite Bernie Mac. The show aired on Fox from 2001 to 2006 and had five seasons.
Smith also had played various characters in many movies like House Party 3 (1994), The Crossing Guard (1995), Retiring Tatiana (2000), , Kingdom Come (2001), Hair Show (2004), Fair Game (2005), King’s Ransom (2005), Roll Bounce (2005), Three Can Play That Game (2007), Conspiracy X (2010), From Cape Town with Love (2010), She is Not Our Sister (2011), Gang of Roses 2: Next Generation (2012), The Love Section (2013), The Choir Director (2014), A Deadly Adoption (2015), Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No ! (2015), The Man in 3B (2015) and the Preacher’s Son (2017).
Kellita Smith won an NAACP Theatre Award for the Best Supporting Actress in 1996 for ‘Feelings’. In the same year she was nominated by NAACP for Best Actress for her role in ‘The Thirteenth Thorn’. Smith was also nominated four times for NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series for her role in ‘The Bernie Mac Show’ as Wanda McCullough. For the same show she was also nominated for the BET Comedy Award.
How much is Kellita Smith Net Worth in 2017
The net worth of the actress is estimate to be around $650 thousand US dollars as of 2017. The huge amount owes to over two decades of her strenuous hard work as a supermodel and actress. This large amount is believed to definitely increase in the coming years as she has some great projects in her hands.
Kellita Smith is a remarkable natural actress who takes her profession as a passion. As such, she has gained tremendous success in her career. She likes to keep her profile low when it comes to her personal life. She likes going extra mile to keep herself fit and healthy.