LisaGay Hamilton

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Actress (1964)
Wed Aug 10 2022
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LisaGay Hamilton is an American actress known for her portrayal in one of the most successful TV series, The Practice, which was released in 1997. 

Hamilton was born on March 25, 1964, in Los Angeles, California, United States. Her zodiac sign is Aries, and she has American citizenship.

Furthermore, she has more than thirty years of experience in the acting field and is one of Hollywood's most popular and successful actresses.

Did You Know?

Honeydripper actor LisaGay Hamilton began her acting career by playing the child role of Flip Wilson. She used to go to Manhattan by train to learn acting and to feature in summer drama camps.

Also, she got her first breakthrough by appearing in Measure for Measure, released in 1993. It is one of the Shakespearean dramas that is Hamilton's favorite during her childhood.

Hamilton's Family

The Practice actor Hamilton has amazing parents. She was born to Ira Hamilton and Tina Hamilton as the youngest child. Her father, Ira, used to be an engineer who went into the business field, whereas her mother, Tina, is a social worker.

Picture of LisaGay Hamilton's sister Heidi Hamilton
Picture of LisaGay Hamilton's sister Heidi Hamilton (Image Source: Twitter)

Besides her lovely parents, she does have one beautiful elder sister named Heidi Hamilton. Like her sister, Heidi is a very popular actress among US audiences.

Is LisaGay Hamilton A Millionaire?

Talking about Chance actor Hamilton's net worth, she has earned $1.5 million, just like Gary Entin, throughout her acting career, which makes her a millionaire.

In addition, Hamilton has produced several popular movies and TV shows that have helped her earn a sizable sum of money. She now leads a nice and comfortable life thanks to her commitment and hard work.

Educational Qualifications

Talking about Hamilton's educational qualifications, she completed high school in her birthplace. After graduating from high school, she went to New York University.

After that, she went to Carnegie Mellon University for further studies, graduating with a Bachelor's Degree in Arts. She also went to Juilliard School to learn acting and dancing during her childhood.

TV Series And Movies 

As mentioned earlier, Hamilton got into the limelight after portraying the role in a very versatile and adaptable way. She is best known for her perfection in the acting field.

Screenshot of LisaGay Hamilton's True Crime trailer
Screenshot of LisaGay Hamilton's True Crime trailer (Image Source: Google)

Throughout her acting career, she has given many successful TV series to the entertainment industry. Some TV series she has appeared in are The Lincoln LawyerThe PracticeChanceThe Wilding and House of Cards.

Not only in TV series but also Hamilton has succeeded in the film industry. Some of her popular and superhit movies are Nine LivesTrue CrimeBelovedLife of a KingThe SoloistGo for Sisters and Honeydripper.

A fun fact is that she has shared the screen with Francesca Eastwood in True Crime.

Awards And Nominations

Throughout Hamilton's acting journey, she has won many awards and was nominated for many prestigious awards. She was able to achieve this due to her excellency in the acting field.

As of this writing, she has won four prestigious awards. Some of the awards she has won are the "Documentary Award," "Clarence Derwent Award," and "Bronze Leopard." 

Talking about her nominations, Hamilton was nominated for one of the most prestigious awards, the "Emmy Award" in 2005. Besides Emmy, she has been nominated for the "Hollywood Award," "Image Award," "Vision Award," and many more.

Married To Robin D.G. Kelley

House of Cards actor LisaGay Hamilton married Robin D.G. Kelley, an American historian, on August 23, 2009. They exchanged their vows in the presence of their family members, close friends and colleagues. The marriage was itself a grand celebration.

Picture of  LisaGay Hamilton's husband Robin D.G. Kelley
Picture of  LisaGay Hamilton's husband Robin D.G. Kelley (Image Source: Zocalo Public Square)

Furthermore, the lovely couple has been living happily since 2009, enjoying each other's company. We can even see the romantic couple's happiness and togetherness on various social media sites.

However, despite being together for over twelve years, Hamilton and Kelly don't share any children. 

Robert Blackwell: Hamilton's Uncle

Hamilton had an uncle named Robert Blackwell. He was born in 1921 and had served as mayor of Highland Park, Michigan, for sixteen years.

Unfortunately, Blackwell died in 2008 at the age of eighty-seven years old. According to Hamilton, he was a great and lovely person who did remarkable work for the development of Highland Park.

Body Measurements

LisaGay Hamilton is a good-looking woman with wonderful black eyes and short black hair. Her height is 5 feet 1 inch (154 cm), and she weighs around 58 kg (125 lbs).

Picture of LisaGay Hamilton with a beautiful smile
Picture of LisaGay Hamilton (Image Source: African American Registry)

Furthermore, she has a Pixie haircut that most US audiences love. People also admire her cute smile and nice body.

About Robin Kelley: Hamilton's Husband

As mentioned above, Robin is Hamilton's husband. By occupation, he is a Distinguished Professor and American historian at UCLA. Besides that, he is also an author.

Robin has written many award-winning books such as Thelonious Monk, Freedom dreams, Race Rebels and Freedom Dreams. In addition, Robin is an American Book Award-winning author.

Interviewed By Denise Salcedo

If you don't know about Denise Salcedo, let us inform you that Salcedo is a journalist and film reporter who has more than 61K subscribers on her Youtube channel.

Screenshot of Hamilton's Interview taken by Denise Salcedo
Screenshot of LisaGay Hamilton's Interview taken by Denise Salcedo (Image Source: Youtube 
Denise Salcedo)

Salcedo has taken interviews with many celebrities, of which Hamilton is one. Salcedo took the interview with Hamilton at the premiere of Hulu's upcoming TV series The First, where she was talking about the role featured in this series.

Has An IMDb Page

Like other celebrities, The Soloist actor Hamilton has an amazing IMDb page with seventy-six acting credits. Besides that, she has one, two and nineteen credits for production, direction and self, respectively. In total, her IMDb page has ninety-eight credits.

In addition, Hamilton's IMDb page includes her mini bio, movies and TV series she has appeared in, awards and nominations, personal information, official site and many more.

Social Media

Unlike other celebrities, True Crime actor Hamilton has no social media sites. It seems she doesn't want to come into the limelight, or she loves to enjoy her own's company.

However, we can find numerous accounts with the name of LisaGay Hamilton, which seems fake. It seems the accounts are created by one of her fans.

 

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