Kenya Moore Biography
Kenya Moore ( born Kenya Summer Moore Daly ) is a famous American actress, model, producer, author, television personality, entrepreneur, and film producer and director. She is well known for appearing in numerous shows.
Kenya Moore Age
Kenya Summer Moore was born on January 24, 1971, in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. She is 50 years old as of 2021. Moore celebrates her birthday every 24th January yearly.
Kenya Moore Height
Moore, the Multi-talented American actress stands at a height of 1.78 m.
Kenya Moore Family
Moore was born in Detroit, Michigan to Mother Patricia Moore and Ronald Grant’s father, who were still teenagers by then. Apparently, she was raised by her paternal late grandmother Doris Grant and aunt after her mother abandoned her at three days old.
Kenya Moore Mother
Her mother abandoned her when she was three days old, and she was raised by her grandmother, Doris Grant, and aunt. She poured her heart out on a television reality show, saying that her mother never named her. She penned “My mother made the decision at the age of 16 to pretend she never had me. She’s never said anything to me.” Kenya wrote on her Bravo blog, “Even when I’m in the same room as other people and family, she pretends that I don’t exist.” She pretends I’m not there “.
Kenya Moore Husband
Moore married Marc Daly businessman and restaurant owner in June 2017. She later in August 2021, filed for a divorce. The two are parents to one daughter namely Brooklyn Doris Daly born On November 4, 2018.
Kenya Moore Daugther
Moore and Marc have a daughter namely Brooklyn Doris Daly born On November 4, 2018. She was named after her late paternal grandmother Doris Grant who raised her.
Kenya Moore Salary
The famous American actress and model have estimated earnings of $500,000 annually.
Kenya Moore Net Worth
Moore has an estimated net worth of $1 million.
Kenya Moore Education
She graduated from ‘Cass Technical High School,’ a technical high school in Midtown Detroit, Michigan, in 1989. She then went to ‘Wayne State University,’ where she earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a minor in communication.
Kenya Moore Career
Moore made her acting debut and played Dana in the Will Smith-starred popular television sitcom ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ in the episode titled ‘Mothers Day,’ which aired on May 2, 1994, during the production’s fourth season. She went on to make her film debut as Denise in the American romance film ‘Waiting to Exhale,’ which was released on December 22, 1995 and became a huge hit. The movie was notable for having an all-African-American cast. After that, she then appeared in several other movies.
She then landed the lead role of Jasmine Davis in Rob Hardy’s 2010 erotic thriller film ‘Trois.’ The film, which also starred Gary Dourdan and Gretchen Palmer, earned $1.3 million at the box office, placing it among the top fifty highest grossing African-American films of the year, as well as among the top fifty highest-grossing independent films of the year.
She went on to appear in a number of other films over the course of her career. Some notable examples include the 2003 American romantic comedy film ‘Deliver Us From Eva,’ the 2006 American sports comedy film ‘Cloud 9,’ and the 2007 psychological thriller ‘I Know Who Killed Me,’ starring Lindsay Lohan. Later in her career, she dabbled as a producer and director on a few projects. Moore Vision Media, her independent film production and home video distribution company, was founded in 2008. The company’s first production was the 2010 erotic thriller film ‘The Confidant.’
Kenya has also graced the covers of prestigious magazines such as ‘Essence,’ ‘Glamour,’ ‘Ebony,’ and ‘Seventeen.’ Her other endeavors include the release of her advice book ‘Game, Get Some!’ in November 2007; the release of a workout DVD titled ‘Kenya Moore: Booty Boot Camp’ in 2013; and appearances in music videos for artists such as Nas’ ‘Street Dreams’ (1996) and Jermaine Dupri’s ‘Money Ain’t a Thang’ (1998). She has also launched her own hair care line, ‘Kenya Moore Hair Care,’ for which she currently serves as CEO. Shampoo, hair conditioner, and growth serum are among the products available.
Kenya Moore Modeling and pageants
She began her career in show business as a model when she was 14 years old. She eventually became a successful model, and she was featured as the cover girl in the January 1992 issue of Johnson Publishing Company’s monthly magazine for the African-American market, ‘Ebony Man.’ She was also chosen as the face of the company’s Ebony Fashion Fair cosmetic line.
In 1993, she competed in and won the Miss Michigan USA pageant, which helped her represent her state in the Miss USA pageant. The stunning diva went on to win Miss USA and represent the United States in the Miss Universe pageant that year. On May 21, 1993, the 42nd Miss Universe pageant was held at the Auditorio Nacional in Mexico City, Mexico. She performed admirably throughout the competition and finished among the top six finalists.
Kenya Moore Author
Moore’s book Game, Get Some! : What Women Really Want was released on November 28, 2007. The book, described as a how-to guide, is a self-help and conduct book that includes relationship advice as well as the author’s personal experiences with interpersonal and intimate relationships.
Kenya Moore Waiting to Exhale
She co-starred in the film as Denise playing the role of Lionel’s “friend” who sees Savannah as a rival. The story follows four women living in the Phoenix, Arizona area and their relationships with men and one another. All of them are “holding their breath” until the day they can feel comfortable in a committed relationship with a man. It was released on December 22, 1995.
Kenya Moore Deliver Us from Eva
Kenya is featured in the film as Renee Johnson. The title is a play on a line of the Lord’s Prayer: “And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.”It was released to the US theaters on February 7, 2003.
Kenya Moore TV Shows and Movies
- 1995 -Waiting to Exhale
- 1998 -Senseless
- 2000 -Trois
- 2001- No Turning Back
- 2003- Deliver Us From Eva
- 2004 -Nas: Video Anthology Vol. 1
- 2005 -Resurrection: The J.R. Richard Stor
- 2006- Cloud 9 Champagne
- 2007 -I Know Who Killed Me
- 2010 -Trapped: Haitian Nights
- 2013- Dolls of Voodoo
- 2016- Sharknado: The 4th Awakens