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Phylicia Rashad Biography

Updated On 10 Dec, 2018 Published On 09 Sep, 2015
Phylicia Rashad
Divorce

Facts of Phylicia Rashad

Date of Birth :
Age : 70 years old
Family Name : Rashad
Birth Place : United States
Birth Sign : gemini
Height : 5 Feet 6 Inch

Relationship short Statistics of Phylicia Rashad

What is Phylicia Rashad marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Divorce
How many children does Phylicia Rashad have ? (name): 2 Children
Is Phylicia Rashad having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Phylicia Rashad Lesbian ? No

Phylicia Rashad is an American beautiful actress, singer and stage director. She is well known for her role as Claire Huxtable on The Cosby Show. She is also first African-American actress to be honored with the Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play.

Early Life and Career

Rashad is a daughter of Vivian Ayers and Andrew Arthur Allen. He mother was a Pulitzer Prize-nominated artist, poet, and publisher. She holds Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts Howard University.

Rashad started her career through stage work with a string of Broadway credit. She has already starred in popular Broadway like August: Osage County, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Gem of the Ocean, Raisin in the Sun.

In 1983, Rashad starred in ABC soap opera One Life to Live, where she was seen in the role of publicist Courtney Wright. In 2015 she was awarded Theatrical Arts Award by The BET Honors.

Personal Life and Affairs

Talking about Rashad’s marital status, she was a married woman. She was married to William Lancelot Bowles Jr., a dentist in 1972. The couple had a son named William Lancelot Bowles III. They ended their relationship in 1975.

Rashad then married Victor Willis in 1978. The couple met during the run of The Wiz. Their divorce was finalized in 1982.

Rashad married Ahmad Rashad, a former wide receiver on December 14, 1985. It was the third marriage for both of them. He proposed to her during a pregame show for a nationally televised Thanksgiving Day football game. They together have a daughter.

Rashad gave birth to their daughter named Condola Phyleia Rashad on December 11, 1986, in New York. The pair divorced in early 2001. She has not involved in any relationship after the divorce.

Net Worth

Rashad has a net worth of $55 million. She earned a decent amount of money working in the NBC sitcom, The Cosby Show. She became the first Afro-American who won Tony Awards. She also won NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Actress in 2009.

Phylicia Rashad Married

First Marriage with William Bowles Jr.

Professionally he was a dentist. Together they were parents of one son. Reason behind their divorce is still unknown.

Second Marriage with Victor Willis

She met him during the run of The Wiz. He is a singer. After four years of their marriage relationship they got divorced.

Third Marriage with Ahmad Rashad

He is a sports newscaster. He proposed her on national TV during the halftime of game between the New York Jets and The Detroit Lions. Together they were parents of a daughter. They got divorced in early 2001.

Phylicia Rashad Children

SON : William Lancelot Bowles III

Father: William Lancelot Bowles, Jr.

He is the eldest son from her first marriage.

DAUGHTER : Condola Phylea

Father: Ahmad Rashad

She is the only daughter of her from her third marriage. She is very cute and gorgeous.

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