|Kellie Shanygne Williams Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 6 in|
|Date of Birth||March 22, 1976|
Kellie Shanygne Williams is an American actress, stage artist, producer, and entrepreneur who is best known for playing the role of Laura Lee Winslow in the ABC/CBS television series, Family Matters, from 1989 to 1998. She has also appeared in other on-screen projects including What About Joan?, Christmas in Carolina, Eve, Steppin: The Movie, The Parkers, Girlfriends, Moesha, In the Mix, and Oddville, MTV.
Kellie Shanygne Williams
Washington, D.C., United States
She divides her time between –
- Washington, D.C., United States
- Los Angeles, California, United States
Kellie studied at the University of California, Los Angeles as a Psychology major.
Actress, Stage Artist, Producer, Entrepreneur
- Father – Ervin Williams
- Mother – Patricia Williams
- Siblings – Marti (Younger Sister), Donte (Younger Brother)
Kellie Shanygne Williams is represented by Connor Ankrum & Associates, Talent Agency, Los Angeles, California, United States.
5 ft 6 in or 167.5 cm
75 kg or 165.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Kellie Shanygne Williams has dated –
- Hannibal Jackson (2007-Present) – She was first introduced to Hannibal Jackson through a mutual friend in the year 2007 and on September 5, 2009, they got married at Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church in Fort Washington, Maryland. The duo parents 2 children – daughter Hannah Belle Jackson (b. June 2010) and son John Ervin Jackson (b. July 2012).
Race / Ethnicity
- Sports short hair
- Deep-set eyes
Kellie Shanygne Williams Facts
- Her father made her join a theatre program because when she was young, Kellie did not use to talk much.
- Her middle name is pronounced as “Sha-neen”.
- She started modeling as a child.
- She made her theatrical film debut as Tuesday in the 1998 comedy film, Ride.
- Alongside the likes of Darius McCrary, Jaleel White, and Orlando Brown, Kellie Shanygne Williams co-starred as Laura Lee Winslow, the middle-born child of Carl and Harriette Winslow, in Family Matters.
- She and her Family Matters co-star Jaleel White used to share the same tutor on set as well as aways ate lunch together.
- In the year 2000, she started appearing as Alice Adams in the television sitcom, What About Joan?, co-starring alongside Joan Cusack, Kyle Chandler, Donna Murphy, and others.
- As a stage artist, Kellie Williams has been a part of projects like Joe Turner’s Come and Gone, The Colored Museum, Butterfingers Angel, and Goin’ Home.
- One of her birthday twins is actress Reese Witherspoon.
Featured Image by Kellie Shanygne Williams / Instagram