Quick Facts of Kellie Shanygne Williams-Jackson
- Full NameKellie Shanygne Williams-Jackson
- Net Worth$2 million
- Date of Birth22 March, 1976
- Marital Status Married
- BirthplaceWashington, D.C.
- Ethnicity Afro-American
- Nationality American
- Active Year1989–2011
- Eye colour Dark brown
- Hair colour Black
- SpouseHannibal Jackson (m. 2009)
- Height5' 6" (168 cm)
- Weight132 pounds (60 kg)
- Body Measurement36-26-35
- EducationHoward University's Children's Theater
- Online PresenceInstagram, Twitter, and Facebook
- ChildrenJohn and Hannah
- Horoscope Aries
Kellie Shanygne is an American actress who ended her career in the entertainment industry to focus more on her family. She is well recognized for her role as Laura Lee Winslow on the ABC/CBS TV series Family Matters which ran from 1989 to 1998.
Let’s explore more about Williams’ and know her bio, married, husband, family, and children.
Kellie Shanygne’s Bio
A native of Washington, D.C., Kellie Shanygne Williams was born on 22nd March 1976. Her star sign is Aries. Regarding her nationality, Williams is an American and belongs to white ethnicity.
Shanygne started her career as a child fashion model. At the tender age of four, she began studying acting and landed her first stage role at age six in a regional production entitled Cousins.
Furthermore, Shanygne attended the Howard University Children’s Theater, where she began acting in theater and commercials. Since then, she has amassed an impressive list of theater credits, including roles in Goin’ Home, Joe Turner’s Come and Gone, Colored Museum, Butterfinger’s Angel, and The Bacchae, in which she performed highly acclaimed vocals.
When she turned 13, Shanygne landed her most prominent role in Family Matters. Moreover, her TV credits include appearances on the special, the sitcom Moesha, Luther’s Choice, and Celebration– a tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Similarly, Shanugne stepped in the big screen and made her feature-film debut from Suspect. Also, she appeared in Men Don’t Leave.
Additionally, she appeared as a guest DJ on MTV’s Videos with Idalis; guest host of MTV’s Jams Video Countdown; as well as a guest host of MTV’s Summer Beach Party.
Not only this, but the actress has made several television guest appearances. More, Kellie was honored with induction into the Hall of Stars of Prince George’s County (MD) Schools for the Arts, for her outstanding academic and performing arts achievements, in 1999.
Kellie Shanygne’s Personal Life
Currently forty-two, Shanygne is a married woman. She is married to her long-term boyfriend, Hannibal in 2009, in the Ebenezer AME Church, Washinton. Their wedding ceremony was grand and was attended by more than 300 friends and family members.
Kellie’s spouse, Hannibal is a Washington native and George Manson University Graduate. He runs a government contracting company. As per some reports, Hannibal had to make some changes in his life prior to discovering the “one”. Presently, Shanygne and Hannibal are the proud parents of two children; son John and daughter Hannah.