Early Life: Keshia Knight Pulliam was born on April 9, 1979, in Newark, New Jersey. She grew up with mother Denise, father James Sr. (a manager), and brothers James, Mshon, and Juwan. When Keshia was just 5 months old, her parents took her to a local talent agency, and at 9 months old, she landed a national print ad for Johnson & Johnson. She studied at Rutgers Preparatory School, and when her family relocated to Virginia after “The Cosby Show” ended, she attended the Potomac School and Foxcroft School. Knight Pulliam graduated from Foxcroft in 1997 and earned a B.A. in sociology from Spelman College in 2001. As a Spelman student, Keshia was a member of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority.
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|Net Worth||$6 Million|
|Date of Birth||April 9, 1979 (age 44 years)||Gender||Female|
|Height||5 ft (1.54 m)|
|Nationality||United States of America|
Net Worth of Keshia Knight Pulliam
Keshia Knight Pulliam Net Worth and Salary: Keshia Knight Pulliam is an American actress who has a net worth of $6 million. Knight Pulliam is best known for playing Rudy Huxtable, the spunky, pint-sized youngest daughter of Dr. Cliff Huxtable, on the sitcom “The Cosby Show” from 1984 to 1992. She also starred on “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne” from 2007 to 2012. Keshia was nominated for a Primetime Emmy at the age of 6, making her the youngest actor to receive the honor. Knight Pulliam was ranked #27 on VH1’s 2014 “100 Greatest Kid Stars” list.
Keshia Knight Pulliam Quotes
How is it that Keshia Knight Pulliam has a net worth of $6 Million? These quotes by the actor may indicate the character traits that led to her financial situation:
What people forget is that I'm an actress. That's the wonderful thing about what I do. I get to play different roles.Keshia Knight Pulliam
My mom didn't believe in putting chemicals in hair. But when I got to college, we didn't have A/C in our dorms freshman year. So after several days of waking up looking like a Chia Pet, I was like 'OK, I'm gonna get a perm.' And then my hair revolted and fell out. I was over that quick, fast and in a hurry.Keshia Knight Pulliam
I think Mr. Cosby has always been very much an activist and a big proponent of African-American pride. That's how 'The Cosby Show' came about. I think in his older years, he has gotten a lot more direct and vocal about it. But I think he only wants the best for all of us.Keshia Knight Pulliam
Paper Planes' by M.I.A. is very catchy. I like that, but I listen to everything from rap to Lenny Kravitz to Coldplay, depending on my mood. And my favorite song of all time is 'Always and Forever' by Heatwave.Keshia Knight Pulliam
I like the joy when you feed people and they're happy and full and enjoying themselves.Keshia Knight Pulliam