Today we will talk about one veteran American actress who excels with her dance at her age. She is none other than actress Debbie Allen. Let’s check below the complete information on the net worth of Debbie Allen along with her Biography, Age, husband, children, and sister. We will also clear the confusion regarding Debbie Allen’s net worth.
Debbie Allen Net Worth, Biography, Age, Husbands, Children & Sister
Who Is Debbie Allen ?
Debbie Allen is an American actress, dancer, choreographer, singer-songwriter, director, producer, and a former member of the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities. Her real and full name is Deborah Kaye Allen.
Debbie Allen Age & Date of Birth
Debbie Allen was born on 16th January 1950, in Houston, Texas, United States of America. Currently, she is 72 years old.
Debbie Allen Parents & Siblings
Debbie’s father Andrew Arthur Allen Sr. was an Orthodontist whereas her mother Vivian Allen is a poet. She has three siblings namely Phylicia Rashad, Andrew Arthur Jr., and Hugh Allen respectively.
Debbie Allen Nationality, Religion & Ethnicity
Debbie is a Christian by religion with American Nationality. Her ethnicity is mixed. She is of African/American descent.
Debbie Allen Education
Debbie graduated from Howard University with a degree of Bachelor of Arts in classical Greek literature and speech. She studied acting at HB Studio in New York City. She holds a doctorate from Howard University and the University of North Carolina Scholl of the Arts.
Debbie Allen Profession & Career
Debbie debuted in Hollywood with the movie The Fish That Saved Pittsburgh in 1979. Her Television debut came 3 years ago in 1976 with the TV series Good Times. Her directorial debut came in 1984 with the movie Janet Jackson : Dream Street. She becomes popular with the role of Lydia Grant in the TV Series Fame from 1982-1987. Her last movie Dance Dreams : Hot Chocolate Nutcracker released 2 years ago in 2020. Recently she directed The Ms. Pat Show (Episode – Pilot : Duck). So far she has been part of 100 Hollywood flicks including TV Series to date.
Debbie Allen Awards
Debbie Allen is always a critically acclaimed actress. She has won 9 awards so far.
In 1982, she won the Golden Apple Award for Female Discovery of the Year for the TV Series Fame. For the same TV Series and she won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series.
In 1983, Debbie won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for TV Series Fame in Television Series Musical or Comedy category. For the same TV Series, she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography.
In 1991, she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Choreography for the TV Series Motown 30 : What’s Goin’On !
In 1995, she won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Choreography in Film or Television during the show 67th Academy Awards.
In 1997, she won the Producers Guild of America Visionary Award for the movie Amistad in Theatre Motion Pictures.
In 2020, she won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Television Movie and Choreography for Scripted Programming for the movie Dolly Parton’s Christmas on the Square.
Debbie Allen Net Worth 2022
Debbie is in the Hollywood industry for the last 46 years or more. She also earns from her Instagram sponsored posts where she has over 2 Million followers. There is a bit of confusion regarding her net worth as many web portals posted different figures. The actual estimated net worth of Debbie Allen is around 4.80 Million US Dollars.
Debbie Allen Marriage, Husbands, Divorce & Children
Debbie Allen married Win Wilford in the year 1975. After living together for 8 years both gets separated in the year 1983 and divorced. In the very next year that is in 1984, Debbie remarries this time with NBA player Norm Nixon. The couple living happily for the last 38 years. In between Debbie becomes pregnant twice. Her two children’s names were Vivian Nixon and Norman Nixon Jr. respectively.
Debbie Allen Sister
Debbie Allen is the sister of famous actress Phylicia Rashad. Phylicia is an American actress, singer, and director. She is known for her role as Clair Huxtable on the NBC sitcom The Cosby Show which earned her Emmy Award nominations in 1985 and 1986. She also played Ruth Lucas on Cosby.
Debbie Allen Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Debbie is 5 feet 6 inches tall. Her height is 1.68 meters. She weighs around 59 Kg (130.07 Pounds). Her hair color is black with light blue eyes. She has a half-curvy body with measurements of 32-27-30 inches.