Tatyana Ali is a singer and actress from the USA who is known for starring in ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ on NBC. She has successfully appeared in the TV series ‘The Young and the Restless’ and ‘Love That Girl!’. She is an award winning actress who has also starred in many movies. Ali has released one studio album and four singles. She has also performed for other singers. Here is a quick summary of Tatyana Ali’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Tatyana Ali Early Life
Tatyana Marisol Ali is the daughter of Sonia and Sheriff Ali. She was born in New York’s North Bellmore on 24 January 1979.
She went to Sherman Oaks, California’s The Buckley School and later attended Marymount School. In 2002, she earned her bachelor’s degree from Harvard University. Ali can also speak in Spanish and say some phrases in Hindi.
In 2016, Tatyana Ali got married to Vaughn Rasberry. The couple has a son named Edward Aszard Rasberry. She has also previously dated Jonathan Brandis and Eric Andre. She is known to admire Oprah Winfrey.
In 2008, Ali was the spokesperson for the presidential campaign of Barack Obama. She continued with her role in the 2012 election campaigns of Obama.
Tatyana Ali Career, Awards & Achievement
As a child actress, Tatyana Ali appeared in the TV series ‘Sesame Street’ in 1985. In 1987, she was a contestant on ‘Star Search’. From 1990 to 1996, she starred as Ashley Banks in ‘The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’. In 1993, she guest appeared in ‘Getting By’.
From 2010 to 2012, Ali appeared in the lead role of Tyana Jones in ‘Love That Girl!’. In 2013, the actress was seen in ‘Second Generation Wayans’. She has guest appeared on a number of their TV shows.
In 1989, she was seen in the TV movie ‘Wally and the Valentines’. Her other TV movies are ‘Kidz in the Wood’ and ‘Fall Into Darkness’.
She made her movie debut in 1987. In 1997, Ali starred in the movies ‘Fakin’ da Funk’ and ‘Kiss the Girls’. This was followed by appearing in the films ‘The Clown at Midnight’ and ‘Jawbreaker’.
Her other movie credits are ‘Dear Secret Santa’, ‘Home Again’, ‘Dysfunctional Friends’, ‘Hotel California’, ‘Nora’s Hair Salon 2: A Cut Above’, ‘The Brothers’, ‘National Lampoon Presents Dorm Daze’, and ‘Back in the Day’.
In singing, she released the album ‘Kiss the Sky’ in 1998. She also released the EP ‘Hello’ in 2014. Her singles are “Boy You Knock Me Out” feat Will Smith, “Everytime”, “Wait for It”, and “Daydreamin’”.
Awards & Achievements
Tatyana Ali is the winner of the 1997 YoungStar Award. She has won the Young Artist Award in 1991 and was nominated for the Streamy Award in 2010. At the 1996 Kids’ Choice Award, Ali was nominated for the Blimp Award. She has won five NAACP Image Awards from ten nominations. She has also received five other nominations from the Young Artist Awards.
Net Worth of Tatyana Ali
The estimated net worth of Tatyana Ali is more than $8.5 million. By beginning her career at a very young age, she made quite an impression on the entertainment industry. She has appeared in the lead roles of many TV series and has guest appeared in many other television shows. She has starred in a number of movies and has also acted in the short films ‘’A Warm Place’ and ‘Down & Out’. Tatyana Ali has guest appeared for many artists like Will Smith, Kel Spencer, MC Lyte, and Will Smith.
Tatyana Ali is one of the most successful actresses in the world. Not just an actress she has also found success as a singer. She is an influential person and has been a talented girl right from the beginning. She has worked with several big names from the entertainment industry.