- Name: Kerry Washington
- Age: 40 years old
- Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
- Occupation: Actress
- Net Worth: US $12 Million
- Status: Alive
Kerry Washington is an American actress and activist. She’s best known for her role in the ABC drama series, Scandal. Washington was born on January 31, 1977 in the Bronx, New York. Her father, Earl, is a real estate broker and her mother, Valerie, an education professor. She attended Spence School in Manhattan and performed with the TADA! Youth Theater group as a child. Washington continued her education at George Washington University. She completed her degree in 1998 with a double major in anthropology and sociology.
Washington made her television debut in a 1994 episode of ABC Afterschool Special. Her film debut was the 2000 drama film, Our Song. She followed up with a memorable role in the 2001 dance flick, Save the Last Dance. Washington starred opposite Chris Rock in the 2003 spy thriller, Bad Company. She held prominent roles in Ray (2004) with Jamie Foxx, The Last King of Scotland (2006) with Forest Whitaker, and Quentin Tarantino‘s Django Unchained (2012).
Washington is probably best known for her lead role as “Olivia Pope” in the drama series scandal. The show was created by television producer and writer Shonda Rhimes. It premiered on ABC in 2012 and was renewed for a sixth season in March 2016. For her performance Washington was nominated for two Emmy Awards, a Golden Globe and a Screen Actors Guild Award. Other notable television appearances include the series ‘Boston Legal’, and the television film, Confirmation (2016).
Kerry Washington is 5ft 4in tall and has a net worth of $12 million. She was engaged to actor, David Moscow, from 2004 until their split in 2007. She married pro football player ‘Nnamdi Asomugha’ in 2013. The couple welcomed their first child, Isabelle Amarachi, in 2014. Washington gave birth to a second child ‘Caleb’ in October 2016.
Kerry Washington Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Kerry Marisa Washington
- Birthday: January 31, 1977
- How Old : Age: 40 years old
- Place of Birth: Bronx, New York, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 4in (163 cm)
- Occupation: Actress, Activist
- Years Active: 1994-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $12 Million
- Marriage(s): Nnamdi Asomugha
- Death-O-Meter: Alive
- Official Site: kerrywashington.com