Karlie Redd is a popular and famous hip-hop artist and actress in America, who is known for her role in VHI reality show Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta. Her first name used to be Keisha Lewis which she changed to Karlie Redd.
Karlie Redd Career
She started her career in the year 2001 where she was cast in the movie Black Spring Break 2. Her role in this movie was a dance artist. She was then cast in the VH1 reality show Scream Queens in the year 2008. She was disqualified from the contest in the third week of the show. She was then cast as the main actress lead for the VH1 Series Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta in the year 2012. The series has completed about 5 years and is currently running in the channel and has gained a lot of popularity amongst the American audience. In the year 1997, Karlie played the role of an extra junior artist in the movie “B.A.P.S”
In the early summer of the year 2012, Karlie launched Redd Remy Hairline by Karlie Redd. In the late July of that year, she launched her debut single album “A Girl has Needs” on iTunes. In 2014, she was part of many films which includes We are Family, Top Five, 30 days in Atlanta. In the movie, We are Family, her cast name was Zantria, in the movie Top Five she played the role of Rhonda and in the movie 30 days in Atlanta she played the role of Kimberly. She has also featured as guests in the television series K Michelle: My Life and Love and Hip Hop Live: The Wedding as a guest in the year 2014 and 2015 respectively. Both these series were aired on VH1. Karlie has also been featured as the cover page model in many magazines.
Karlie Redd has a total Net worth of $0.25 Million US Dollars in 2017!
As per the sources it is said that Karlie Redd has a total net worth of $0.25 Million US Dollars in her name. She has worked with several music producers which bagged her the role of the main lead in the VH1 series Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta as the main lead cast. She believed this role would be her stepping stone to enter the big music industry. She aimed high to achieve great heights in this stream. She gained popularity from the show and the show is still popularly running for more than 5 years now. She also reported that ‘She’s represented by Cash Money management’ however the president Mack Maine of Cash money declined this fact.
Karlie Redd Personal Life
Karlie is born in the New York city in the United States of America. She spent most of her childhood days in Trinidad. She came back to New York to complete the graduation and attended the Harlem School of Arts and Alvin Alley American Dance Theatre. She has never disclosed her year of birth or age to anyone. She claims that she was in her twenties when she joined Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta and never discloses the exact age details. However, this was disputed by her co-stars of the show including K. Michelle and also her ex-boyfriend Benzino Yung Joc. Karlie has a daughter who is in college and her name is Jasmine. Jasmine was also seen in her series Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta
Karlie Redd Controversy
Apart from her age controversy, Karlie was recently under a legal dispute with famous rapper Pharaoh also known as Christopher Powe. She claims that Powe allegedly tried to rape her and used to click pictures while she slept. The situation got out of control when Karlie locked herself in the bathroom and flushed down stuff of Pharaoh. He claims that it was a wrong allegation and it was just a lover’s fight. She claims that she locked herself in the bathroom for her own protection. Powe was completely disappointed with this as he did not expect Karlie to falsely accuse him of rape when she herself has two sisters. However, Karlie claims that he cooked up this story only to cover himself and gain sympathy.
Karlie Redd has come a long way in her career. This Jamaican/Trinidad singer, rapper and television star is being loved her American audience immensely.