Keshia Knight Pulliam - Famous Actor

Keshia Knight Pulliam Net Worth


Keshia Knight Pulliam, famous American actress, has a net worth of $6 million due to her notable works in the entertainment industry. She is best known for portraying Rudy Huxtable in the old hit sitcom ‘The Cosby Show’ and winning a Primetime Emmy nomination at the age of 6, making her the youngest actor to receive the honor.

Key facts:

  • Keshia Knight Pulliam is an American actress best known for portraying Rudy Huxtable on the NBC sitcom, "The Cosby Show."
  • She received a Primetime Emmy nomination at the age of six, making her the youngest actor ever to receive that honor.
  • Knight Pulliam graduated from Spelman College with a degree in sociology in 2001 and was a member of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority during her time there.
  • In addition to acting, Keshia has won celebrity versions of "The Weakest Link" and "Fear Factor," and also competed on "Celebrity Mole: YucatΓ‘n.
  • She has appeared in several films, including "Beauty Shop," "Gospel," and "Madea Goes to Jail." Knight Pulliam also starred in the TBS series, "Tyler Perry's House of Payne" from 2007 to 2012, earning herself several awards for her character.

Basic Information About Keshia Knight Pulliam

CategoryCelebrities β€Ί Actors
ProfessionsActor, Entrepreneur
Net worth$6,000,000
Date of birth1979-04-09 (45 years old)
Place of birthNewark
NationalityUnited States of America
SpouseEd Hartwell - (1 JanuaryΒ 2016 - 24 AprilΒ 2018)Β (divorced)Β (1 child)
Height5 ft (1.54 m)
Social Mediaβ†—οΈŽ Wikipedia β†—οΈŽ IMDb

What Movie Awards did Keshia Knight Pulliam win?


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Keshia Knight Pulliam awards

Award Name State Movie / Series Name Year
Image Award - Outstanding Youth Actor/ActressWinnerThe Cosby Show1988
Blimp Award - Favorite TV ActressWinnerThe Cosby Show1991
Impact Award - WinnerThe Cosby Show2011
TV Land Award - Favorite Singing SiblingsNomineeThe Cosby Show2006
Young Artist Award - Best Young Actor/Actress Ensemble in a Television Comedy, Drama Series or SpecialWinnerThe Cosby Show1989

Keshia Knight Pulliam roles

Movie / Series Role
Madea Goes to JailCandace Washington
The Last DragonSophia (as Keshia Knight)
Beauty ShopDarnelle
My Brother's KeeperTiffany
The Cosby ShowRudy Huxtable 177 episodes, 1984-1992
Reading RainbowSelf 1 episode, 1990
A Different WorldRudy Huxtable 3 episodes, 1987-1988
Sesame StreetSelf 2 episodes, 1983-1988
PsychStranjay 1 episode, 2010
CosbyGuitarist 1 episode, 1997
The TalkSelf 1 episode, 2018
House of PayneMiranda Payne / ... 110 episodes, 2007-2021
Chelsea LatelySelf - Guest 1 episode, 2010
The Oprah Winfrey ShowSelf - Guest 2 episodes, 1989-2008

Keshia Knight Pulliam's Quotes

  • [on her favorite The Cosby Show (1984) episode of all-time with Bill Cosby]: Mr. Cosby and I, we had a competition going on to see who would do a better job at lip-syncing. That was our little inside thing. I think I did a better job.
  • [on Bill Cosby, who played Cliff Huxtable]: This is my return to prime-time television since The Cosby Show. There was no better foundation than to work with the talented cast with Mr. Cosby leading the way. I got my start with the best and learned the best from the beginning without picking up bad habits coming into the game and making sure I was on top of everything as it concerns my craft.
  • [on her personal life]: My parents and my family really tried to maintain as much of a normal environment as possible. When I went home it wasn't Keshia Knight Pulliam the actress, the glitz, the glamour. It was Keshia the daughter. Oldest of four children, who washed the dishes and did everything she was supposed to do.

Interesting Facts about Keshia Knight Pulliam

  1. Graduated from Spelman College on May 20, 2001, with a degree in sociology.
  2. At just 6 years of age, she became the youngest actress ever to be nominated for an Emmy (best supporting-actress) for her work on The Cosby Show (1986).
  3. Won a celebrity edition of the Weakest Link.
  4. Won a celebrity edition of Fear Factor (2003).
  5. Is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Was initiated at Spelman College.
  6. Ranked #19 in VH1's list of the "100 Greatest Kid Stars"
  7. Ranked #11 on E! Television's 50 Cutest Child Stars: All Grown Up (2005) special. Also co-hosted the special with Candace Cameron Bure.
  8. Starring in the Celebrity version of the Mole-Yucatan [January 2004]
  9. Starring in the music video for Chingy's One Call Away. [January 2004]
  10. Finishing The Gospel commercial. [September 2005]
  11. Has a daughter, Ella Grace Pulliam-Hartwell (b. January 23, 2017), with her ex-husband Ed Hartwell.

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