Quick Facts of Teyonah Parris

  • Full NameTeyonah Parris
  • Net Worth$2 million
  • Date of Birth22 September, 1987
  • NicknameParris
  • Marital Status Single
  • BirthplaceHopkins, South Carolina, U.S.
  • Ethnicity Mixed
  • ProfessionActress
  • Nationality American
  • Active Year2010–present
  • Eye colour Black
  • Hair colour Black
  • BuildSlim
  • Online PresenceInstagram, Facebook and Twitter
  • Horoscope Virgo
Teyonah Parris

Color doesn’t define real beauty. Well, the only beauty that leads to success is hard work and dedication. Keeping this in mind an American actress Teyonah Parris has made a victorious career through her long term acting journey. Parris began her career playing a recurring role as Dawn Chambers in the AMB drama series.

Prior to her career, Teyonah gained international stardom through her eye-catching performance in the 2014 film Dear White People. Here we present the details about Teyonah’s life including her bio, wiki, net worth, salary, and personal life. So, if you are interested then read this article till the end.

Who is Teyonah Parris? Know her Bio & Wiki

Teyonah Parris was born September 22, 1985, in South Carolina United States. Parris holds an American nationality and belongs to African ethnicity. Information about her family background and early life is far from the media. She went to Julliard School and she is a graduate of the School for Arts and Humanities of South Carolina Governor.

Teyonah Parris Profession

Teyonah Parris began her career in 2010, making her television screen debut in a guest role in the ‘The Good Wife‘ television drama. She got her first recurring role in the AMC drama series, Mad Men as Dawn Chambers as the first major African – American character in 2012.

View this post on Instagram

This was taken on a Tuesday. A really good Tuesday. ?

A post shared by Teyonah Parris (@teyonahparris) on

After her performance in Mad Men, Teyonah gained much recognition in the American entertainment world, leading her to various major and minor roles. Teyonah scored her breakthrough role from an independent film Dear White People on the television screen in 2014. She received her first nomination in a Motion Picture for Chi Raq for the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress.

How much is Teyonah Parris Salary and Net Worth?

Teyonah Parris earned the most prominent part of her net worth from her career as an actress. Also, she added some amount of money from her 2014 American TV series and film screen. It is known that Teyonah Parris earns a lucrative salary from her tv shows. She has a net worth of $2 million that she gained on TV and film screen through her hard work and performance.

S.N Movies Budget Boxoffice collection Cast Members
1. How Do You Know $120 million $48.7 million Kathryn Hahn, Paul Rudd, and Jack Nicholson

Dear White People

$1 million $5.4 million Tyler James Williams, Tessa Thompson, and Dennis Haysbert


$15 million $2.7 million Nick Cannon, John Cusack, and D.B Sweeney 

If Beale Street Could Talk

$12 million $17.9 million Regina King, Ed Skrein and Pedro Pascal

As she has ruled the entertainment industry with a multiple profession her net worth must be increasing with her growing career success. In addition, she has played titular roles in most of her projects. With her enormous earnings, Teyonah lives a rich and lavish lifestyle.

Teyonah Parris’ Personal Life (Husband and Affairs)

With the rising fame, Teyonah has won the heart of many fans, so for sure the question about her affairs and relationship are raised by them. However, Parris lives a low key life. Teyonah has successfully kept her life far away from the media. Similarly, there are no details about her past relationship and affairs.

Teyonah Parris with her friend, Image Source: Instagram

For now, we can say that she might be a married woman or still single. We will assure you to provide the information about her relationship as per Teyonah’s future steps.

Teyonah Parris’ Age, Body measurement (Height)

Talking about her age, Teyonah Parris is 31 years old as of 2019. Being involved in the entertainment industry, Parris has maintained a perfect body figure. She has black hair and brown eyes. Likewise, Parris stands at a height of 5 feet and 5 inches. Besides, her body measurements including breast size, waist size, and hips size are unavailable.