Sherri Shepherd is an American actress, comedian, and television personality who is 54 years old. She is most recognized for her role as a co-host of “The View,” a famous daytime talk program. Sherri has also been in the television comedies “The Jamie Foxx Show,” “Less Than Perfect,” and “Sherri.” Sherri Shepherd’s net worth is predicted to be approximately $10 million as of 2021.
|Full Name||Sherri Shepherd|
|Birth Date||April 22, 1967|
|Birth Place||Chicago, Illinois, U. S.|
|Net Worth||$10 million|
Sherri Shepherd Early life
Sherri Shepherd was born in the United States on April 22, 1967, in Chicago, Illinois. Lawrence A. Shepherd and LaVerne Shepherd were her parents when she was born. Lawrence, her father, was a deacon in the church. Her parents, together with three sisters, reared her. Sherri’s mother died in 1991.
In terms of her formal education, she attended Winston Churchill Elementary School. She then transferred to Community Consolidated School District 54’s Eisenhower Junior School. She went on to Hoffman Estates High School of District to finish her high school studies.
Sherri Shepherd Personal Life
Sherri Shepperd has had two marriages. In 2001, she married Jeff Tarpley for the first time. Jeff and she have a son called Jeffrey, who was born in April of 2005. She married Lamar Sally, a writer, in December 2010 after her divorce from Jeff in 2009. In August of 2011, the couple exchanged wedding vows. Sherri and Sally were married for more than two years until they divorced in May 2014.
Sherri and her ex-husband, Sally, welcomed their kid via surrogacy in August 2014 after their divorce. Because Sherri was the one who contested the surrogacy arrangement, the Pennsylvania court ruled her legally accountable for the kid.
Sherri Shepherd Career
Sherri’s first acting job was in the short-lived comedy “Cleghome!” in which she played Victoria Carlson. In 1995, The WB broadcast a single season of the short-lived TV show. She landed the lead role of Sheila Yarborough on The WB comedy “The Jamie Foxx Show” in 1996. Then she had recurrent parts on “Suddenly Susan” and “Everybody Loves Raymond,” among other comedies.
She made her acting debut in the American comedy “Less Than Perfect” in 2002, as Ramona Platt. She was in the job for four years, from 2003 to 2006. Sherri subsequently rose to prominence after appearing in the 2009 comedy “Sherri” for one season. Her actual life was the inspiration for the comedy. Sherri rose to prominence after serving as a co-host on ABC’s daytime chat program “The View.”
Shepherd, together with Goldberg, Walters, Behar, and Elisabeth Hasselbeck, won the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Talk Show Host in 2009. In March 2012, she was featured in the 14th season of ABC’s celebrity dance competition program “Dancing with the Stars” as one of the celebrity participants.
She took over as a guest host of “The Wendy Williams Show” in November 2021 after Wendy Williams was diagnosed with COVID-19. She received a lot of appreciation for her appearance as a guest presenter on the program. Because Wendy is still dealing with her health concerns, fans have recommended that Sherri take over as the show’s permanent presenter.
Sherri Shepherd Net Worth
Sherri Shepherd’s net worth is expected to be at $10 million in 2021. Her yearly income is thought to be over $1.5 million. She has authored the book “Permission Slips: Every Woman’s Guide to Giving Herself a Break,” which was released in October 2009, in addition to her appearances on TV programs.