The three NAACP Image Award for Supporting Actress, Keshia Knight-Pulliam is probably most known for playing the role of Rudy Huxtable, the spunky, pint-sized youngest daughter of Dr. Cliff Huxtable, on the sitcom The Cosby Show which ran on NBC from 1984 – 1992.
Keshia Knight Pulliam was born on April 9, 1979, in Newark, NJ under the birth sign of Aries. She holds an American nationality and belongs to a black ethnic group. She is the daughter of Denise Pulliam and James Pulliam, Sr. Also, she has three siblings Mshon Pulliam, Juwan Pulliam, and James Pulliam II. In 2001. she earned her bachelor of arts degree in sociology from Spelman College.
The American actress, Pulliam married to retired National Football League player Edgerton Hartwell on January 1, 2016, in Knight Pulliam’s Atlanta home.
Together, Knight gave birth to a daughter, named Ella Grace, on January 23, 2017. After a few months of marriage, the couple filed for divorce on July 25, 2016, and it was finalized in April 2018.
American actress who has a net worth of $12 million. She earns a huge sum of money from her acting career. The average salary of an actress is $39.84 per hour. So, she might be receiving at the same range from her career.
Pulliam started acting career at the age of three. She debuted on the children’s show, Sesame Street. She was nominated for an Emmy Award. Also, she appeared in other TV series and movies such as Polly, The Last Dragon, Madea Goes to Jail, Tyler Perry’s House of Payne, and Death Toll, among others.
In addition, she received the NAACP Image Awards for Best Supporting Actress award through her performance in a comedy series-Tyler Perry’s House of Payne, in 2009, 2010 and 2012.
In 2013, Keshia was a contestant on the ABC celebrity diving show Splash. In 2018, she was a HouseGuest on the first season of the CBS series Celebrity Big Brother, where she was the second person evicted out of the house, on Day 13.