In Hollywood, most women are focused on becoming an actress, a model or a singer and there are only a few who wants to become a comedian. Kellita Smith is one of the few who is a comedian and has made a career out of it. She is better known for her role as Wanda McCullough in the Fox sitcom The Bernie Mac Show. Even though she is known for his role as Wanda McCullough, her success is not limited to just one role.
Well, how is Smith's professional life as a comedian? If you wish to find out about her career and her net worth, continue reading.
Career as the Funny Woman Kellita Smith
Smith was a model prior to her career as a comedian and an actor. It was with the regional production of Tell It Like It Tiz that she was pulled into acting.
She showed up frequently in theatricals, and in the Los Angeles production of No Place To Be Somebody, she even won an NAACP Theatre Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1996.
Her television debut came in 1993 with an episode in living color. She only appeared in one episode of the show but it was enough to help her in her career. Then, she guest-starred on Living Single, Moesha, The Parkers, NYPD and 3rd Rock From the Sun, which also starred John Lithgow, Kristen Johnston, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Jane Curtin.
It was in 2001 that she was cast opposite Bernie Mac in the Bernie Mac Show for her iconic role of Wanda McCullough.
Since the show's end, she has landed the major role in The First Family and Z Nation. She has tried showing off her talent in the silver screen as well but her movies have not been box office success.
Some of the movies she has done in the past are Fair Game, King's Ransom, Roll Bounce and Three Can Play That Game and Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!
Lifestyle and Net Worth Of Smith
Smith despite being a TV personality leads a private life and not much is known about what goes during her time off. But, speaking in terms of net worth, she seems to have the estimated net worth around $500,000.
She has been involved in various TV shows over the course of her career which must have helped her earn some big bucks.
She has tried acting in movies, but her movies have not been box office success. Well, it simplifies why her net worth is not as high compared to other celebrities would have. But, it is still more than what an average.