Shamea Morton Biography

Published On May 21, 2018
Facts of Shamea Morton
Date of Birth: 1982 , May-13
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 10 Inch
Name Shamea Morton
Birth Name Shamea Morton
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Ethnicity Afro-American
Profession Actress and Singer
Working For Local Stations and Atlanta Hawks
Net Worth $2 million
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Light brown
Face Color Black
Body Measurements 36-26-37
Breast Size 36B
Waist size 26
Hip Size 37
Tattoo(s) No
Famous for The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Boyfriend No
Married Yes
Married to Gerald Mwangi
Children No
Divorce No
Education Morris Brown College and Georgia State University.
Awards No
Online Presence Instagram and Twitter
Movies Ride Along 2
TV Show The Real Housewives of Atlanta
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Shamea Morton is an Ameican actress and singer, who was born on 13th May 1982 in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Her sun sign is Taurus. She grew up with her two siblings. During her tender age, she sang in her church choir and had been named as the Little Miss Tiny Star. From a young age, she joined hip-hop and jazz dance classes.

Taking about her education, Morton studied broadcast journalism at Morris Brown College, as well as gained psychology and sociology degree from Georgia State University.

Blending her passion for music, Morton joined the Atlanta Hawks cheerleading team in 2003 and is still present on the team. Likewise, she cheered for the Atlanta Falcons for five seasons as a captain from 2011 to 2012. In addition, Morton danced for the Georgia Force Arena Football League for almost four seasons.

In 2002, Morton got her big break from a critically hailed movie, “Drumline” alongside Zoe Saldana and Nick Cannon. She then signed for a role in an independent movie, “Lesson Before Love”. Later, she signed with Atlanta Models and Talent.

Morton also gave her diligent performance in a movie named, “Temptation” alongside Lance Gross.

Moreover, Morton was listed as the most Beautiful Atlantan’s in 2012. She also took acting classes at the Alliance Theater in Atlanta. She was named as the official game host of the Women’s National Basketball Association’s Atlanta Dream.

Morton currently works as the Atlanta Hawks in-game host as well as a radio personality for a local station.

Shamea Morton is a good friend of Porsha Williams. They were friends before joining The Real Housewives of Atlanta. She performed as a singer alongside Shamari Fears-Devoe and Keri Hilson.

Moving towards her personal life, Morton is married to her boyfriend, Gerald Mwangi, a businessman. The couple got married in a beautiful ceremony held at Fairmount Mount Kenya Safari Club after dating for around three years.

Currently, Morton is expecting their first child with her husband. She broke the news on May 13, 2018, at her 36th birthday party held at Sage Woodfire Tavern Perimeter in Atlanta. It is not confirmed if they are having a boy or a girl.

Morton revealed that her husband wants five while she wants only two children. The couple first met at a lounge in Atlanta. She holds an American nationality and belongs to the Afro-American ethnicity.

Morton has earned impressive net worth in her flourished career. As of 2018, her net worth is estimated to be around $2 million. However, it’s hard to calculate her salary.

Her one of the most commercially successful action film is Ride Along 2 in which she was cast alongside Kevin Hart, Olivia Munn, and Ice Cube, which brought $124.6 million at the box office while the budget was around $40 million.


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Born in Atlanta, Georgia, United State

May 13 , 1982

An Ameican actress and singer, Shamea Morton was born on 13th May 1982 in Atlanta, Georgia, United State. Her sun sign is Taurus. Morton grew up with her two siblings.

Appeared in Drumline


In 2002, Morton appeared in an American musical comedy-drama film, Drumline. She shared the screen with Nick Cannon, Zoe Saldana, Orlando Jones, and Leonardo Roberts in the movie.

Featured in "Ride Along 2"


In 2016, Morton featured in an American comedy film, Ride Along 2. It is the sequel to the 2014 movie, Ride Along. The movie stars Kevin Hart, Ice Cube, and Olivia Munn.

Married to Gerald Mwangi

July 22 , 2017

On 22nd July 2017, Morton is married to her long-term boyfriend, Gerald Mwangi. The duo exchanged their vows in a beautiful ceremony held at Fairmount Mount Kenya Safari Club after dating for around three years

Net Worth around $2 million


Morton's net worth is estimated to be around $2 million as of 2018. One of her most commercially successful action movie, Ride Along 2 brought $124.6 million at the box office.