Quick Facts of Jacqueline Yvonne Harry
- Full NameJacqueline Yvonne Harry
- Net Worth$6.5 Million
- Date of Birth1956 /08 /14
- Marital StatusDivorced
- BirthplaceWinston-Salem, North Carolina, The USA
- EthnicityAfro- American
- ProfessionActress, Singer, Comedian, Director
- Active Year1978- present
- Eye colourDark Brown
- Hair colourBlack
- SpouseElgin Charles Williams
- Height5 feet 7 inch
- Weight75 Kg
- Body Measurement40-26-38
- EducationLong Island University
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, Facebook
Jackée Harry is a multi-talented American personality known by her mononymous stage name Jackée. She is an actress, singer, comedian, director, as well as a Tv personality. Harry is best known for her roles as Sandra Clark in the sexy nemesis of Mary Jenkins on the NBC TV Series 227. Likewise, she is praised for being the first and only African-American actress to win an Emmy Award.
Are you curious to know about Jackée Harry’s career and personal information? If yes, keep reading the article until the end and know everything including her wiki, age, height, net worth, and married life.
Jackée Harry’s Bio, Wiki & Early Life
The multi-talented personality, Jackée Harry was born on 14th August 1956 in Winston-Salem, North-Carolina, the USA. As a matter of fact, her birth name is Jacqueline Yvonne Harry and her nickname is Jackee. Likewise, she belongs to Afro-American ethnicity and holds an American nationality. Moreover, her sun sign is Leo.
However, there is no information about her family background and early life. Harry studied acting at the High School of the Performing Arts in Midtown Manhattan in New York. After finishing her High School she joined Long Island University and graduated from there with a Bachelor degree in Arts.
Jackée Harry’s Body Measurements (Height & Weight)
Harry stands at the height of 5 feet 7 inches (170cm) and weighs around 75 Kg (165 lbs). Likewise, her body measurements are 40-26-38 inches.
Moreover, her eye color is brown and her hair color is black. As of 2019, Jackée Harry’s age is 63 years old.
Jackée Harry’s Career
Jackée Harry made her acting debut through A Broadway Musical in 1978. Since then, she starred in many productions. However, she began acting in TV shows in 1983 by appearing in Another World as Lily Mason. Since then, she appeared in many TV Series including:
- Amen- (1988-1989)
- TGIF- 1990
- Designing Women- 1992
- Dave’s World- 1994
- Twice the Lifetime- 2000
- 7th Heaven- 2003
- Friends & lovers- 2010
- American Dad!- 2012
- One Love- 2014
- K.C. Undercover- 2018
Likewise, her recent work in Tv Series is in The Cool Kids as Lorraine (2019). Harry not only starred in Tv Series but she also appeared in more than 20 movies. Harry made her movie debut appearing as Woman in Moscow on the Hudson in 1984. Some of the films that she played are:
- The Cotton Club- 1984
- Double Your Pleasure- 1989
- Jackee- 1989
- All You’ve Got- 2006
- G.E.D.- 2009
- Brother White- 2012
- The Coalition- 2013
- Knock’ Em Dead- 2014
- The Man in 3B- 2015
Harry even won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series in 1987. She became the first and only Afro- American to win an Emmy Award. Likewise, she won NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for Sister in two years, in 1999 and 2000.
Jackée Harry’s Personal Life (Married & Children)
The 63 years old actress, Jackée was previously a married woman. Harry married Elgin Charles on 1st December 1996. The two of them shares a child, Frank. As per the source, they adopted their child in 1997. However, the couple divorced in 2003.
Furthermore, there was a rumor that she was married to an unknown guy in 1980 and later divorced in 1984. However, there is no proper information about her first marriage.
For now, she is living happily with her adopted son, Frank and there are no rumors of her affairs and relationships.
Jackée Harry’s Net Worth (Salary & Income)
Jackée Harry net worth is estimated to be $6.5 Million as of 2019. She collects such a hefty amount of money through her multi- professions as actress, singer, comedian, director, and television personality. However, her primary source of income is acting.
As per the source, the average salary of an American actress is $50,000 but it varies as per the experience. Being an Emmy Award-winning actress Harry surely earns the salary more than the average. Furthermore, she also adds more money to her income from her other professions. As of now, she is living a lavish life with her child.