Susan Kelechi Watson Biography

Updated On Jul 31, 2018 Published On Jul 31, 2018
Facts of Susan Kelechi Watson
Date of Birth: 1981 , November-11
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Susan Kelatchi Watson
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Brooklyn, New York
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Jamaican
Profession Actress
Working For NBC
Net Worth $1 million
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Face Color Black
Education Howard University
Online Presence Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook
TV Show This Is Us, Louie
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Susan Kelatchi Watson is an American actress best known for her portrayal of Beth Pearson on NBC'S Emmy-nominated drama This is Us.

Susan Kelatchi Watson was born on November 11, 1981, in Brooklyn, New York. The names of her parents have not been disclosed. She is amongst those first generations Jamaican-American. She has a degree in Fine Arts from the Howard University and New York University's Tisch School of the Arts. Owing to the support from actors like Phylicia Rashad and Denzel Washington, she had the honor of studying Shakespeare at The University of Oxford as a Howard Undergrad and finally graduated in 2003.

Susan starred in several Off-Broadway and Broadway productions such as A Naked Girl on the Appian Way in 2005 and A Raisin in the Sun before she got a chance in the third season of Louis C.K's FX dramedy Louie, the same year. After the end of 12 episodes in 2014, she made guest appearances in shows like Fox's The Following and NBC's The Blacklist.

At present, she stars as the fan-favorite Beth Pearson on NBC's tearjerker hit This Is Us, which was premiered on September 2016 to much critical acclaim.

Likewise, she has portrayed the role of Emma St Clair on NBC's Third Watch from 2004-2005.

Talking about her assets, and the financial aspects of her life, she recently purchased a  home in Los Angeles. There is no information concerning her net worth, so we can assume that its still under review. However, Celebritysizes has claimed that she is worth $ 1 million.

Being of the African heritage her hair is always-on-point, and she has kept it as it is and has said that its a shout-out to Black women for an article of Vulture in 2017.  

Susan Kelatchi has not involved herself in any love affairs and is currently single. So she is not married and has no husband. There is not much known about her personal life. She has a height of 5 feet 4.5 inches. The color of her hair is black. She is quite active on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter and has 50.9k followers on Facebook. She has more than 109k followers on Twitter and has about 293k followers on Instagram.

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Born in Brooklyn

November 11 , 1981

Susan Kelatchi Watson was born on November 11. 1981 in Brooklyn, New York. The names of her parents have not been disclosed.

Graduated from Howard University

2003

She has a degree in Fine Arts from the Howard University from where she graduated in the year 2003. 

Appeared in A Naked Girl on the Appian Way

2005

Susan Kelatchi Watson starred in a Broadway production, A Naked Girl on the Appian Way in 2005.

Appeared in A Raisin in the Sun

2012

Susan starred in on of the Broadway productions, in Rashad directed A Raisin in the Sun in 2012.

Appeared in Louie

2012

Susan got a chance to play in the third season of C.K's FX dramedy, Louie in 2012.

Appeared in Third Watch

2004

Susan got a chance to portray the role of Emma St Clair on NBC's Third Watch from 2004-2005.

Intreview with Vulture

2017

In an interview with Vulture, she was asked about the hair that she maintains, which is always on point, she stated that it was her shout out the Black women.