Kym Whitley is an American stand-up comic and actress. She is recognized for her parts in television series such as Animal Practice, The Boondocks, Young & Hungry, The Parkers, and Black Dynamite. For her performance as Ormandy in the 2003 comedy Deliver Us From Eva, Whitley won a 2004 BET Comedy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Box Office Movie. She has also appeared on TV shows such as Young & Hungry, Sparks, and My Brother and Me. In addition to small appearances in movies We Bought a Zoo, Next Friday, and Fun With Dick and Jane, she has had minor roles in films including We Bought a Zoo, Next Friday. She has 1.2 M followers on her Instagram account, as of Feb 2023.
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Kym Whitley got her big break starring in Shelly Garrett’s popular play Beauty Shop, in 1989. She made guest appearances on several television sitcoms, including The Parent ‘Hood, Married… with Children, Moesha, That’s So Raven, The Parkers, My Wife and Kids and Curb Your Enthusiasm and a lot more. In 2000, she hosted the short-lived BET show Oh Drama.
She was one of the group called “The Adults” and also co-host with R&B musician Brian McKnight, in 2010. She cast of the television sitcom Young & Hungry and guest starred in the web series The Bay, in 2017 and “Thanksgiving” episode of Master of None in 2018. She also runs her own merchandise line. Her friend Rodney Van Johnson launched a line of t-shirts titled “Don’t Feed Me.” Her net worth is $3.5 M, as of 2023.
Who Is Kym Whitley | Father
Kym Whitley was born in Shaker Heights, Ohio and attended Shaker Heights High School and Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee. Her father was a founding partner of the black architectural firm of Whitley and Whitley.
Kym Whitley Height, Weight
How tall is Kym Whitley? She stands at a height of 5 ft 10 in tall or else 1.78 m or 178 cm. She weighs around 72 Kg or 158 lbs. She has beautiful dark brown eyes and has blonde hair. Her body measurements are 44-32-40 inches.
Kym Whitley Personal Life
Kym Whitley was said to have married American actor Rodney Van Johnson after he offered to be a father figure for her young son Joshua. She added that he is only her Hollywood spouse. She is still unmarried. She adopted a son named Joshua with Rodney Van Johnson.
Kym Whitley Facts
- In 1989, Whitley got her big break starring in Shelly Garrett’s popular play Beauty Shop.
- In 2018, she guest starred in the “Thanksgiving” episode of Master of None as Denise’s aunt Joyce, and sister to Angela Bassett’s character.