Shondrella Avery is an American film actress who is well known to audiences for her role as LaFawnDuh in the 2004 cult-comedy film, Napoleon Dynamite. She debuted her career, performing as a member of the improvisational comedy groups The Groundlings and rose to fame after working in the movies and TV shows Gillian in Georgia, One on One, and Klown Forever. Well, the talented and stunning actress is currently enjoying her net worth in millions of dollars.
Shondrella Avery was born on April 26, 1971, in Los Angeles, CA under the birth sign of Taurus. She holds an American nationality and belongs to a white ethnic group.
She was born first of the nine siblings and grew in a huge family that has been aired on HBO. Shondrella’s mother has the disease, and two of her siblings died because of it.
Talkin about Avery’s education, she graduated from high school in Los Angeles for the arts and also a Bachelor of Fine Arts and a degree from California State University.
The 48-years-old actress is a married woman. Avery shared her wedding vows with her longtime boyfriend turned husband Ade Kester. The couple has been together for over 10 years.
She is a children advocate, mentoring kids at a place called ‘Home’ in South Central. She writes programs for teens Writer’s Program for teens (WGA). Most of her time she spends it at Los Angeles children’s charity Penny Lane where she is a sitting board member of the Sickle Cell Disease Foundation of California.
The actress, Avery owns total assets worth of $3 million, as of May 2019. She earns a good amount and gathers a good fortune from her movies and series.
Besides her acting career, she also collects more sum of money from her other professions like a model. The average salary of an actress i.e. $39.84 per hour. Similarly, she also gets around $250 per hour or $10,000 per day as a model.
She has over 251k followers on her Instagram as of May 2019, according to Influencermarketinghub, she earns around $750 – $1,250 per post made on the Instagram account.
Shondrella started her career s a comic, performing as a member of the improvisational comedy groups The Groundlings in Los Angeles, and The Second City in Chicago. She had a recurring role as Candy Taylor on the situation comedy One on One, from 2002-2005.
Also, she appeared in a People magazine “who wore it best” feature comparing her to Beyonce in an H&M dress, in 2007. In US magazine, she was pictured with Mena Suvari attending Carmelo Anthony’s Shoe launch in 2008.
In 2010, Avery and her husband, who is originally from Nigeria, produced a TV pilot in which she examines the differences between Africans and Americans, suggesting there should be a mediator explaining both sides.
Additionally, she describes her show as Larry David’s Curb Your Enthusiasm meets The Office.