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Tempestt Bledsoe Net Worth

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What is the net worth of Tempestt Bledsoe?

$6 Million

Tempestt Bledsoe is an actress from the United States with a huge net worth of $6 million.

To date, her most well-known role has been the character of Vanessa Huxtable, the fourth child of Cliff and Clair Huxtable on the long-running NBC sitcom The Cosby Show (1984–92) which was a breakthrough point in her acting career.

She was also introduced as the new host of Clean House on the Style Network in December 2010 which gave her further success, replacing long-time host Niecy Nash. She starred as Marny on the NBC television sitcom Guys with Kids from September 2012 until February 2013.

Quick Facts About Tempestt Bledsoe

Tempestt Bledsoe Net Worth$6 Million
Date of BirthAugust 1, 1973
Age48
Height5 ft 7 in (1.72 m)
GenderFemale
NationalityAmerican
ProfessionActor, Voice Actor
Relationship StatusDating
BoyfriendDarryl Bell

Tempestt Bledsoe Earnings, Career, Wiki, and More

In 1984, she was cast in the sitcom The Cosby Show as Vanessa Huxtable. She was a regular on the show till it ended in 1992. She also appeared as Vanessa in A Different World for a brief time. She portrayed Grace Wheeler in Season 15, Episode 4 of the ABC Afterschool Special program, The Gift Of Amazing Grace, in 1986.

She hosted The Tempestt Bledsoe Show, a daytime chat show produced by Columbia TriStar Television and Dick Clark in the mid-1990s. She had a recurrent part as a single mother on the ABC comedy The Practice, and she made a brief appearance in the sitcom The Parkers.

She also starred in the Lifetime series Strong Medicine and the HBO film South of Nowhere. Her most recent roles include Nina in Oxygen Channel’s original television movie Husband for Hire, Steven Bochco’s Raising the Bar, and Abby in Disney Channel’s animated comedy The Replacements’ third season.

On VH1’s Celebrity Fit Club, she made an appearance as a guest star. On December 1, 2010, it was reported that she would return to television while replacing Niecy Nash as the host of Style Network’s Clean House with the first episode airing on January 26, 2011.

She provided the voice of Sheriff Hooper in the Laika animated film ParaNorman in 2012. In 2014, she returned to her role as Vanessa Huxtable in the Instant Mom episode “Not Your Mother’s Day,” in which she repeated her role as Vanessa Huxtable.

She most recently starred in Netflix’s Family Reunion episode #10 “Remember When Our Boys Became Men?” in July 2019.

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Tempestt Bledsoe Relationship and Personal Life

She is not currently married. She is, however, in a serious relationship with her long-time partner Darryl Bell, an actor who has been alongside her in various TV shows and series and with whom she shares a home.

They initially met in 1993 on the set of the NBC sitcom A Different World. The show was a spin-off of The Cosby Show, which premiered in 1984. After a while, the two began dating.

In 2009, the pair appeared on Fox’s reality show Househusbands of Hollywood once more.

Tempestt Bledsoe Early Life, Family, and Education

She was born in Chicago, Illinois, on August 1, 1973, and later moved to New York. When she was four years old, she was allowed an opportunity to appear in a television advertisement.

When she was nine years old, she received a prominent role on the NBC TV series The Cosby Show, which made her upbringing even more memorable.

She attended a local high school in New York for her high school education. She went on to New York University to pursue her study and graduated with a degree in Finance.

Interesting Facts About Tempestt Bledsoe

  • As of November 2021, she has around 5.5k followers on her Twitter account. (@TempesttBledsoe)
  • She was nominated for Favorite TV Actress in the 1988 Kids’ Choice Awards for The Cosby Show.
  • She appeared in season 3 of the VH1 TV reality show Celebrity Fit Club on January 1, 2006. She aimed to reduce her body fat percentage to 25% with the help of the program. She lost roughly 19 pounds as a result of her weight loss experience with Celebrity Fit Club.
  • Her right-hand bears a birthmark.
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