| Date of Birth :|| Oct 28th, 1963
| Age :||54 Years old
Sheryl Underwood is an actress, comedian and television host born on October 28, 1963 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Sheryl’s bio is a proof to the fact that she holds American nationality and is of African-American ethnicity. With the ever ongoing family feud between her mother and her father, her childhood was sort of rough. This resulted to Sheryl’s family being disrupted while she grew up with her siblings Christopher, Frankie and Michael. Since 2011, Sheryl has been working for CBS where she is one of the panelists on “The Talk” show.
Net Worth and Salary
A lucrative career highlighted by success in both comedy showbiz and television has resulted in Sheryl’s total net worth of $2million. Sheryl also earns a handsome salary from CBS as one of its hosts, and she has raised her stakes with comedy stints. She joined the University of Illinois at Chicago from where she graduated with Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Arts. She also has Master's degrees in Media Management and Mass Communication from Governors State University. Sheryl’s career initiated in the field of comedy. And in no time after college, in 1989, she would become the first female finalist in the Miller Lite Comedy Search. She has received various accolades for her performances, namely BET "Funniest Female Comedian on Comic View" award in 1994 and the BET Comedy Awards' Platinum Mic Viewers Choice Award in 2005 for standup comedy. Her success was followed by roles in the 1998 film “I Got the Hook Up”, and later in 2005’s “Beauty Shop”. She is also known as a host of BET's Comic View. She has hosted a short running series “Holla” during 2002-2003. She has acted as a content contributor for “Tom Joyner Morning Show” and “The Steve Harvey Morning Show”. Her show “Sheryl Underwood Radio” airs every Tuesdays on “The Foxxhole”, Jamie Foxx's Sirius Satellite Radio channel. She was appointed as one of the five panelists in the second season of “The Talk” show in 2011. She is a Republican, and has also served once in U.S. Armed Military Forces. She is also a lifetime member of Zeta Phi Beta sorority since 1990.
Sheryl Underwood has been married once way back in 1990. Not just for her unfortunate childhood that was surrounded by sex abuse, torture and violence in her family, she has had a tragic love life too. Sheryl’s husband, who she now assumes was going through clinical depression, committed suicide during the third year of their marriage. Sheryl was married to her husband Michael after dating for seven years. She later said she was embarrassed of her family life.
Height and Weight
Possessing a heavily built body, Sheryl’s short height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.67 meters) and huge weight give her an obese appearance. Time and again, she has been questioned about her weight gain to which she has replied with her recent efforts in losing weight. Despite her weight gain, she is a confident media personality eternally seen in smart outfits.
Wiki and Facts
Sheryl Underwood can be found on Twitter as @sherylunderwood and she has a staggering 1.03 million followers. On Instagram, she has 94.2K followers. She can be considered some sort of Internet geek, looking at her updates and posts. Sheryl’s bio is instantly available on her Wikipedia and IMDB pages. She can be reached out by fans to her social media profiles.