Jaimee Foxworth Biography

Updated On Jul 03, 2019 Published On Jul 03, 2019
Facts of Jaimee Foxworth
Date of Birth: 1979 , December-17
Birth Nation: United States
Name Jaimee Foxworth
Birth Name Jaimee Monae Foxworth
Mother Gwyn Foxx
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Belleville, Illinois
Ethnicity Black
Profession Actress
Net Worth $50,000
Hair Color Black
Face Color Black
Famous for Family Matters
Boyfriend Michael Shaw
Children Michael Douglas Shaw Jr.
Online Presence Instagram and Snapchat
Music Group S.H.E.
TV Show Family Matters
Sisters Tyren Perry and Jania Foxworth
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Jaime Foxworth is an American actress known for her role in TV sitcom Family Matters as Judy Winslow. She is also part of the music band S.H.E., alongside her two sisters. She has even appeared in The Oprah Winfrey Show.

Early Life of Jaimee Foxworth

Jaime Monae Foxworth was born on December 17, 1979, in Belleville, Illinois. 

Jaimee CAPTION: Jaimee Foxworth SOURCE: Instagram

Her mother's name is Gwyn Foxx. She has two known sisters, Tyren Perry, and Jania Foxworth.

Personal Life: Depression, Boyfriend, Kid

Foxworth was in the constant spotlight during her days in Family Matters. She battled depression leading to substance abuse after she was ousted from the show and failed to get any roles on-screen. 

There are rumors however that, Jaimee was pushed towards depression after a judge ruled that her trust fund holding more than $500,000 was to be used to prevent her family from going bankrupt.

In 2009, Jaimee denied it claiming that her family never filed for bankruptcy but they were close to being "flat out broke'.

Jaimee CAPTION: Jaimee Foxworth with her son, Michael Douglas Shaw Jr. SOURCE: Instagram

Concerning her family affair, Jaimee had a child with her longtime boyfriend Micheal Shaw on May 29, 2009. They named their son, Michael Douglas Shaw Jr., after his father. Foxworth delivered the news via text while she was still in the delivery room.

The actress is not married, as of 2019. She also does not have any record of previous marriages.

Jaimee Foxworth's Career: Movies & TV Shows

Foxworth entered the world of cameras when she was just five years old. She started her acting career in national television advertisements.

After being noticed, she eventually landed on her big break in the sitcom, Family Matters, in the role of Judy Winslow on September 1989. On the show, she played as the youngest of her two siblings in the Winslow Family.

Actor Steve Urkel then joined Family Matters as Jaleel White which caused Jaimee's screen time to be cut significantly. The sitcom then suffered budget cuts so she was ultimately let go as her character was unimportant to continue.

Jaimee CAPTION: Jaimee Foxworth during her 'Family Matters' days. SOURCE: LiveJournal

Foxworth's character disappeared after the fourth season without an explanation from the Winslow Family in 1993.

After failing to get any major roles, the actress then formed a music group that focused on R&B, with her sisters, Tyren Perry, and Jania Foxworth. Her band, S.H.E., released their debut album 3's a Charm on July 1, 1997.

Their album was released through Shaquille O'Neal's T.W.IsM Records Label and distributed by Interscope Records.

After failing as musician as well, Foxworth switched to the adult industry under the name Crave. Her transformation was even covered in the famous The Oprah Winfrey Show in an episode, Former Child TV Star Reveals the Biggest Mistake of Her Life. 

Net Worth of Jaimee Foxworth

The Family Matters actress' net worth is $50,000, as of 2019.

Jaimee Foxworth made major money during her days in Family Matters before she began getting cut from scenes. She was signed by Warner Brothers Studios from season 1 to 3 in the early 1990s.

According to sources, on an average, an actor was paid around $26,000 annually in the 1990s.

Jaimee CAPTION: Jaimee Foxworth (left) on the cover of S.H.E's debut album, 3's A Charm. SOURCE: Amazon

Jaimee also earned some cash through her album, 3's a Charm. The album sold for $6.01 a unit after its release. The album's market value, as of 2019, is $1 for a unit.

She also has her trust fund to her wealth. Though, it is unknown if the amount has decreased or increased over the years.

Facts: Ethnicity, Nationality and more

  • The Judy Winslow actress' ethnicity is Black.
  • Jaimee Foxworth is of American nationality.
  • Her natural hair color is black.

Jaimee Foxworth facts on timeline

Born in Belleville, Illinois

December 17 , 1979

Jaime Monae Foxworth was born on December 17, 1979, in Belleville, Illinois.  Her mother's name is Gwyn Foxx.

Joined sitcom, Family Matters

1989

After being noticed in several television advertisements, she eventually landed her big break in the sitcom, 'Family Matters', in the role of 'Judy Winslowin 1989.

Was let go from Family Matters

1993

After the sitcom suffered budget cuts, she was ultimately let go because her character was unimportant to continue in Family Matters.

Debuted her album as a member of S.H.E.

July 1 , 1997

Jaimee also formed a music group that focused on R&B, with her sisters, Tyren Perry, and Jania Foxworth. Her band, S.H.E., released their debut album 3's a Charm on July 1, 1997.

Gave birth to son, Michael Douglas Shaw Jr.

May 29 , 2009

Jaimee gave birth to a child with her longtime boyfriend Micheal Shaw on May 29, 2009. They named their son, Michael Douglas Shaw Jr., after his father.

Networth revealed to be $50,000

2019

The Family Matters actress' net worth is $50,000, as of 2019. She accumulated the majority of her wealth through her role in the sitcom, 'Family Matters'.