Who Is Tiffany Haddish?
Tiffany Haddish is a well-known American actress, comedian, and author. She made various guest appearances in a variety of television shows. However, she became popular after playing Nekeisha Williams in the NBC sitcom, “The Charmichael Show,” and her role in the comedy movie, “Keanu,” in 2016. She is also well-known for her role as Dina in another comedy movie titled “Girls Trip.”
- Celebrity Name: Tiffany Haddish
- Full Name: Tiffany Sarac Haddish
- Gender: Female
- Birth Date: December 3, 1979
- Birth Place: South Central Los Angeles, California, US
- Age: 40
- Height: 1.67m
- Weight: 56 kilos
- Nationality: American
- Sexual Orientation: Straight
- Status: Married
- Husband: William Stewart
- Children: None
- Profession: American author, comedian, and actress
Tiffany Haddish Net Worth: $8 million
Tiffany Sarac Haddish was born on December 3, 1979, in Los Angeles, California to parents Leola and Tsihaye Reda Haddish. Her father was a refugee from Eritrea while her mother was an African-American owner of a small business. Tiffany was mostly raised in South Central Los Angeles.
When she was only three, her parents got divorced and her mother remarried and had more children with her new husband. Thus, Tiffany has two half-sisters and two half-brothers. Her parents were Eritrean Jewish, and she reconnected with this later in her life. In 2019, when she was forty years old, she officially had her Bat Mitzvah.
She attended George Ellery Hale Middle School in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles. Later on, she transferred to El Camino Real High School, where she finished high school.
Tiffany got accepted at New York University but unfortunately, she cannot afford the school tuition and fees. So, she went to Santa Monica College instead.
When Tiffany was only nine years old, her mother suffered from a mental sickness after getting into a vehicle accident. This resulted in Tiffany and her siblings going to foster care for a short while before living with their grandmother. After she finished high school, she was forced to live in her car as she had no home.
Tiffany Haddish was twice married and divorced from the same man. She tied the knot with William Stewart, which she considered one of the happiest days of her life. However, she filed for divorce both in 2011 and 2013.
Tiffany Haddish Career
Following the vehicle accident of her mother, Tiffany became the breadwinner of her family. To provide for her siblings, she started comedy at a really young age. However, her breakthrough happened in 2016 as a comedian when she appeared in “Bill Bellamy’s Who’s Got Jokes?” Because of this, she was given minor roles in various television shows. Unfortunately, she did not land any major contracts. Some of the television shows she was in are “That’s So Raven,” “My Name Is Earl,” “Chelsea Lately,” and “The Underground.”
Aside from television shows, Tiffany was also in some movies, and one of her most famous movies is “Keanu,” where she played Trina Parker. She considers this movie as one of her most prominent roles in the film industry since it opened her many opportunities. After Keanu, she was also in the comedy movie, “Girl Trip,” which was also a huge success. She received a lot of positive remarks for her performance in this movie, which is great marketing for her acting skills.
Awards and Achievements
Tiffany Haddish received several awards, such as 2 Black Reel Awards and 1 BET Awards for Best Actress in 2018, and a Grammy nomination in 2019.
Tiffany Haddish Total Net Worth 2020
To date, Tiffany Haddish has an estimated net worth of $8 million. This is only an estimate as Tiffany keeps her personal and financial matters as private as possible. Most of her wealth came from her career as an actress and comedian.