In the long list of skilled and wonderful actors and actresses, Keesha Sharp is one of the spectacular names who simply do not need any kind of introduction. She has been in the industry for a long time and is best known for her excellent role as ‘Monica’ in the sitcom ‘Girlfriends’ produced by UPN/The CW. Another brilliant performance as the character of ‘Gigi’ in ‘Are We There Yet’ is equally remarkable. Working for so long in the industry, she has managed to win the hearts of million people.
Keesha Sharp was born on 9th June, 1973 in the city of Rochester, New York. By profession she is an American actress and director too. She started her career appearing in TV dramas before her regular role as ‘Monica’. For her role in ‘Girfriends’, Keesha received NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series nomination.
Coming to her personal life, she is married to Brad Sharp, a pop artist from Los Angeles, in the year 1997. The couple has been together for more than 20 years. They have a son named Solomon.
Career: Keesha Sharp’s outstanding career started in 2001 with the TV series ‘Welcome to New York’ in which she played the role of ‘Lauren’. In that year she only bagged a film named ‘Pootie Tang’. In the following year, she got an opportunity to star in the ‘Law & order: Special Victim Units’ as guest appearance. Although her role was short, but she managed to get the attention of the viewers and ultimately got critical acclaim. This performance landed her into a big project, TV series, ‘Girlfriends’ which started in the year 2002 and ended in 2008. It was a regular series with 41 episodes. She played the famous role of ‘Monica Charles Brooks’.
Keesha has also performed important roles in ‘Everybody Hates Chris’, ‘Leprechaun: Back to the Hood’, ‘Never Die Alone’ and ‘Why Did I Get Married’. In 2015, she was cast as Dale Cochran in the drama series ‘American Crime Series’. Last year, 2016, she was cast as Trish Murtaugh in a regular series named ‘Lethal Weapon’.
Keesha Sharp is having a good run in the industry. She has acted in about 15 movies and 19 TV series. Coming to this far, she has an outstanding career and her success is determined by her net worth and amount of work she is getting in the industry.
In addition to her acting talent, Keesha is also a fantastic writer. She has written a screenplay with award winning novelist Thomas F Monteleone. At present, she has various writing projects for TV in the work.
Education: Born and brought up in Rochester, New York, she studied the clarinet, cello and piano at the esteemed Hochstein School of Music. Her eagerness for school theatre took her to The Boston Conservatory where she earned a scholarship to study theatre. She graduated from there with Bachelor of Fine Arts and then she set her sights on stage. She performed at various theaters which include the national tour of ‘Carousel’, ‘Thunder Knockin’, ‘Big Street’ and Joe Turner’s ‘Come and Gone’.
Keesha Sharp Net Worth in year 2017 is approximately $2.3 Million US Dollars
Keesha Sharp is successful American actress and her net worth says it all. Her net worth as of 2017 is $2.3 million US dollars. Her famous TV series ‘Girlfriends’ garnered more than 25 million views in its 8 seasons. Her role ‘Gigi’ in ‘Are We Yet There’ was a major factor for its collection to be more than $82 million.
Keesha Sharp’s recently launched TV series ‘Lethal Weapon’ is having a good run. It is well appreciated by the audience. Most of the people must not know the fact that Keesha has a passion for healthy organic living and because of this she is often known as ‘Health Nut’ on the sets. Recently she has launched a health website with her husband.
Just like many other celebrities, Keesha is quite nervous to share her married and other personal information with the public media. Coming to her beauty, there is no doubt that she has been blessed with excellent body structure. She represent herself as the style icon of the film industry. She has the talent to spin-off the labels and turn them into a working trend.