A renowned name in the world of acting and music, Countess Vaughn is an American entertainer who has proved herself with both her acting prowess and melodious voice. She can be regarded as a ‘born singer’, as she started singing with her church chorus at the age of three. Keep reading to know more about Countess Vaughn’s net worth in 2019.
Countess Vaughn was born on the 8th day of August in 1978 in Idabel , Oklahoma to Sandra and Leo Vaughn. Both her parents were school teachers. She married Joseph James in 2002. They have a son named Jeylen. However, this marriage couldn’t go far and they parted their ways in 2005. This divorce was disclosed to the public in 2006. Later, she also declared that she has a daughter as well.
1990’s was when Countess Vaughn began her career. She guest starred in “Thea”, “Hanging with Mr. Cooper” and “Roc”. Owner of a gifted melodious voice, Countess Vaughn sang a song titled “I’ll be there” in 1988 and was honored by the ‘Star Search Junior Vocalist’ title. After this, she was featured as Alexandra DeWitt in the fourth season of NBC sitcom, “227”. Her first album named ‘Countess’ was released in 1992.
It was a hit and 3000 copies of it were sold. The album’s lead single, which was a cover of James Brown’s “Its A Man’s, Man’s, Man’s world” was among the TOP 100 of the Billboard R&B/ Hip Hop songs. She was featured in a reality show for the first time in the 3rd season of “Celebrity Fit club”, which came on air in January 2006. In 2014, she was the part of a series named ‘Hollywood Divas’, together with Lisa Wu, Golden Brooks and Paula Jai Parker. The 2015 release, “The White Sistas” is the last film Countess did as an actress.
She played a character called ‘London White’ along with producing this movie. To be in pace with time and in race with her competitors, she worked very hard, as it is never easy to survive in an unpredictable entertainment industry. Some of her renowned works are “Trippin”, “Cuts”, “Let’s Stay Together” etc. She is known for her role as Kimberly Ann Parker on UPN sitcom “Moesha” (1996-1999) and its spin off “The Parkers” (1999-2004).
Awards and Achievements
Countess Vaughn’s work has been duly noticed and recognized. She has been nominated and has bagged awards for her work many times. She won the Young Artist Award for her performance in “227”. She was also the winner of the Image Award in 1998 in the category of outstanding supporting actress for her work in “Moesha”. She got nominated for this award again in 1999 and 2000 for the same series.
Net Worth of Countess Vaughn’s
The estimated total net worth of Countess Vaughn is around $1.5 million. This wealth is the result of her inflow through films, brand endorsements, business deals and of course her shows as a singer. She owns a luxurious 4 bedroom house with 3 baths, which is spread across the area of 2597 sq. ft. In Inglewood, CA. In 2005, its worth stood at $ 726.5k as per the public records. She also has partnership and hair endorsement with the brand ‘Hair are Us’ and another brand named ‘Pure Virgin Hair of Atlanta’.
Countess Vaughn is a dynamic personality. Despite not coming from an entertainment family background, she made her way to success all by herself with sheer hard work and dedication. She navigated her family, career and relationships quite well altogether. This personality is an inspiration to many and her life teaches us where there is a will there is a way.