Teyonah Parris is an American-born actress who is popularly known for playing roles in several movies and series like “Mad Men”, “Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story” and more. Since the year 2012, she has been seen working actively in her acting career.

Quick Info
Full NameTeyonah Parris
DOB22 September 1987
BirthplaceHopkins, South Carolina, the U.S
Age33 years
Zodiac SignVirgo
Height5 feet 5 inches
1.65 m)
Weight54 kg
119 lbs
Body Measurement34-28-34 inches
Hair ColorBlack
Eyes ColorBlack
Net Worth$3 million
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Where was Teyonah born and raised?

Teyonah Parris was born on 22 September 1987 in Hopkins, South Carolina, the U.S. in a well family. Currently, she is at her age of 33 and her zodiac sign is Virgo as she was born on 22 September.

Teyonah Parris holds an American nationality and as per her ethnic background, she belongs to the ethnicity of American-African.


Body Measurement

To talk about Teyonah Parris’s physical statistics, she has a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m) and a weight of 54 kg or 119 lbs. Besides this, her body measurements are 34-28-34 inches with a slim body type. Likewise, she has got a beautiful face with black hair and black eyes.



Teyonah Parris spent her childhood happily with her family and grew up beautifully in Hopkins, South Caroline. Her parents raised her full of love, care, and support. She also loved her parents so much so that she is very closed to her parents.


Where did Parris go to School?

To talk about Teyonah Parris’s education, she went to attend the South Caroline Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities. Later, she completed her 11th and 12th-grade study and for her further study, she went to attend the Julliard School from where she completed her graduation.


How did Teyonah start her Career?

Teyonah Parris started her film career after she had been cast as Alma in the short movie “Empire Corner” in 2010. In the same year, she was also seen appearing the movies like “Wu is Dead” and “How Do You Know”. Later, in 2013, she was seen playing the role of Mika in the movie “A Picture of You” and then, in the next year, she appeared in the movie “Dear White people”.

Movies and TV Shows

In the year 2015, he made her appearance as Penelope in the American drama movie “Five Nights in Maine”. In the same year, she was also seen playing the role of Bellissima Mccain in the movie “Where Children Play”. After that, she starred as Lysistrata in an American musical crime comedy-drama “Chi-Raq” where she gave her notable performance.

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Besides this, she started her television career after she had been cast as Melinda Gossett in the American legal and political drama television series “The Good Wife” in 2010 where she shared her screen with Kelli Giddish. After that, from the year of 2012 to 2015, she starred as Dawn Chambers in the series “Mad Men which is known as his best-played movie where the movie was created by Mathew Weiner.

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Further, Teyonah Parris was also popularly known for playing roles in series like “Love Under New Management: The Miki Howard Story” and “WandaVision” alongside Jolene Purdy and Josh Stamberg. Later, she will be seen appearing in upcoming movies like “Candyman”, “The Marvels” and “They Cloned Tyrone”.



In her career, Teyonah Parris won several awards in her career including AAFCA Awards, Black Reel Awards two times, and the Hollywood Film festival Awards as well as received so many nominations for her outstanding performance.

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Personal Life

Teyonah Parris’s relationship status is still a mystery for her fans and followers. Currently, she is focusing on her acting career and seen enjoying her life with her family with so much fun and enjoyment. She is having her good times with her loved ones.

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Social Media

Teyonah Parris is active on Instagram with the tag name (“@teyonahparris”) where she has 396K followers and posted 1586 posts. Likewise, she also has a Twitter with the tag name (“@TeyonahParris”) where she has 39.2K followers and tweets 11.3K times.

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What is the current Net Worth of Parris?

A beautiful, active and talented Teyonah actress Teyonah Parris has been seen appearing on so many movies and series in her career. Because of her hard work and dedication, she became able to be earned more fame and success in her career. Currently, she is living her luxurious life and enjoying her estimated net worth of over $3 million.


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