Keshia Knight Pulliam

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Actress (1979)
Mon Feb 06 2023
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Relationship Timeline Of Keshia Knight Pulliam

Husband : Brad James
Keshia Knight Pulliam took the wedding vows with Brad James.
Ex-husband : Edgerton Hartwell
Keshia Knight Pulliam married Edgerton Hartwell in 2016 and divorced in 2018.

Keshia Knight Pulliam is an American actress famous among the public for her role as Rudy Huxtable in the comedy family TV series, The Cosby Show

 Apart from acting, she has also worked as an executive producer in two movies and one documentary. Moreover, she also owns an online store that specializes in selling kitchen products.

A Quick Tour In Keshia's Marital Life?

Keshia Knight Pulliam is currently in a married relationship with Brad James. Keshia's husband, Brad, is an American actor famous for his role as Officer Carter in the 2013 movie, Prisoners.

Keshia first met Brad on the set of Pride and Prejudice in 2019, and they started dating each other soon after. Keshia and Brad's relationship was just like love at first sight but a little different. 

In December 2020, the romantic couple got engaged. Keshia shared the news via her Instagram handle, captioning,

I said Yes!! ❤️💍

I LOVE YOU, @mrbradjames !!!!This is my favorite photo from our magical engagement dinner. My desire is a lifetime and beyond filled with love & family. My heart is so filled with joy!!

Photo of Keshia Knight Pulliam and her husband, Brad James during their engagement ceremony.
Photo of Keshia Knight Pulliam and her husband, Brad James during their engagement ceremony. Image Source: Instagram @keshiaknightpulliam

Moreover, she thanked everyone who made the engagement between them possible. 

Keshia & Her Husband Had A Huge Wedding Ceremony

The Cosby Show actress Keshia tied her knot with her fiance, Brad, on September 2021 in a huge wedding ceremony in the presence of their family members and friends.

She made a post on Instagram sharing her wedding photos, captioning:

Last week my life forever changed… I married my best friend at our home surrounded by family & it was magical!!!

She continued:

It wasn’t the large destination wedding we were originally planning. Instead, it was intimate, whimsical, full of love, laughter, and joy.

Photo of Keshia Knight Pulliam and her husband, Brad James during their wedding ceremony.
Photo of Keshia Knight Pulliam and her husband, Brad James during their wedding ceremony. Image Source: Instagram @keshiaknightpulliam

Although Keshia originally planned on having a huge destination wedding, due to a change in the plan, they tied their knot in their hometown. 

Since their marriage, the romantic couple has not been involved in rumors or controversies. They live happily in their home with their daughter and a cute dog.

Ella Grace Hartwell's Mother Is Keshia 

Keshia has a cute daughter named Ella Grace Hartwell, whom she had from her previous marriage. She welcomed her daughter, Ella, into this world on January 23, 2017.

Photo of Keshia Knight Pulliam daughter, Ella Grace Hartwell.
Photo of Keshia Knight Pulliam's daughter, Ella Grace Hartwell. Image Source: Instagram @keshiaknightpulliam

Keshia is a very caring and responsible mother who helps her daughter in every step of life. She has taught various life-saving skills, including horse riding, swimming, etc., to her daughter.

Keshia Is Pregnant With Another Child

You heard it right, Cosby Show TV show host Keshia Knight is pregnant with her second child. She shared this great news through her Instagram handle on the first of December 2022, captioning,

Oh Baby Baby!! Baby James coming 2023!! 🥰❤️🥰

Keshia Knight Pulliam and her husband, Brad James, posing for a photo shoot. Image Source: Instagram @keshiaknightpulliam

She shared this news along with a very short video where she can be seen holding her husband and showing her pregnant belly.  

Net Worth: Why Keshia Knight Pulliam Is So Rich?

Keshia has a considerable net worth of $6 million, similar to Amelia Heinle. She has earned this huge sum of money through her professional acting career.

Furthermore, she earns a reasonable sum of money through her own online business, which sells out various spice which enhances the taste of food. Likewise, she makes a reasonable sum of money through her verified social media handles like Instagram and Facebook.

Similarly, her husband, Brad James, has a net worth of $4 million. He was able to collect this huge sum of money through his successful acting career.

Keshia Previously Married Ed Hartwell

The Last Dragon actress Keshia was once in a married relationship with a retired NFL player, Edgerton Hartwell, aka Ed Hartwell. Keshia and Ed tied their knot in 2016 in a wedding ceremony.

Keshia Knight Pulliam and her exImage Source: Instagram @keshiaknightpulliam

The former couple lived together happily for a while, but their happiness did not last long, and the couple soon started to have several disputes. They got separated from each other after some time.

The Early Life of Keshia 

Keshia was born on April 9, 1979, in Newark, New Jersey, the USA like Aaliyah Dana Haughton, having Aries as her birth sign.

She was interested in acting from an early age. Indeed, she did her first TV series, The Cosby Show, while she was just five years old.

Family Details 

Keshia was born as the daughter of Denise Pulliam and James Pulliam, Sr. Her father, James, is a manager, whereas her mother, Denise is a housewife.

Childhood photo of Keshia Knight Pulliam.
Childhood photo of Keshia Knight Pulliam. Image Source: Instagram @keshiaknightpulliam

Moreover, she has three siblings: James Knight Pulliam IIMshon Knight Pulliam, and Juwan Pulliam.

Education Qualification

Fearless Fund Co-Founder Keshia went to Rutgers Preparatory School in Somerset, New Jersey; however, she left the school after finishing The Cosby Show.

In 1992 she moved to Virginia and attended Potomac School to complete her primary education. In 1997, she completed her high school education at Foxcroft School.

Following her graduation, she went to Spelman College to complete her bachelor's degree of arts in sociology. 

Physical Appearance

Keshia Knight Pulliam stands at 5 feet (152 cm) while having an average body weight of 49 kg. She has brown eyes and black hair.

Moreover, she has a perfect body measurement of 34-24-34 inches. Her shoe size is 8 (US), whereas her dress size is 4 (US).

Has A Pet: Huey P

Keshia has recently adopted a cute dog from the Cockapoo dog breed. She shared the photo of her daughter and her new pet on her Instagram handle, captioning:

Meet the newest member of our family Huey P. Handsome!!!

Keshia Knight Pulliam's little daughter, Ella Grace Hartwell holding Huey P.
Keshia Knight Pulliam's little daughter, Ella Grace Hartwell holding Huey P. Image Source: Instagram @keshiaknightpulliam

Co-founder of Fearless Fund

Cuttin Da Mustard actress Keshia is one of the co-founders of the investment management company Fearless Fund. Moreover, she is also one of the early investors in the company.

Fearless Fund is a venture capital fund that invests money into businesses seeking growth financing and is led by women of color.

Movies & TV Series

Keshia has been involved in the film industry since she was five. Since then, she has appeared in more than thirty movies and TV series.

Some of her movies and TV series, along with roles and release dates, are listed below: 

S.N.FilmographyRolesReleased Years
1.Christmas at Water's Edge          Leila Turner2004
2.Cuttin Da MustardWendy2008
3.3 Year PlanTracey Tarpley-Spatafora, MFT2018
4.House of PayneMiranda Payne2007
5.The Last DragonSophia 1985

Social Media Presence

Keshia Knight Pulliam is actively present on Instagram under the @keshiaknightpulliam username, where she has a huge fan following of 2 Million people.

Similarly, she is also available on Twitter under the @peachespulliam profile name. She has achieved more than 486.6k followers on her Twitter handle.

Likewise, she also has a page on Facebook where she goes by the @TheRealKeshiaKnightPulliam username. She has more than 1.8 Million followers on her official Facebook page.


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