If we are talking about the most admiring and inspiring actor in the field of film industry then Cress Williams is the first that we can mention. He is famous for his roles include Mayor Lavon Hayes on The CW series Hart of Dixie and the title character on The CW’s Black Lightning. Williams got many praises after portraying a recurring role as Terrence “Scooter” Williams on Fox’s Living Single.
Wife, Wedding and Children
Cress Williams was one married with Simbi Khali – who is the youngest sister to her six siblings. The duo started dating in 2000 while in the same year, Cress & his partner tied the knot and set out to build a family of their own. The pair have two children together. Apart from being together for 11 years, the news of the two parting ways brought a feeling of disappointment among their fans.
While after break up with Simbi, he started dating a new partner in Kristen Torrianni and married her in 2013. They exchanged their vows in front of their close family and friends, and even one of Cress’ daughter from his ex-wife attended her father’s wedding ceremony on the island of Kauai. The couple meet for the first time in 2010 while shooting for the TV series Hart of Dixie and soon fell in love with each other.
Birthday, Ethnicity and Wiki of Cress Williams
The talented American actor Cres had opened his eyes in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, West Germany. He celebrates her birthday every year on July 26. Belonging to the Black ethnicity while he holds an American Nationality. He had grown up with his parents and sibling in the USA. He moved to America with his family at a very young age. While his family background including his parent’s name and their profession are not available yet. Born with the Leo zodiac sign while he had celebrated his total 49 birthday to date.
Cress Williams Educational Background
The handsome hunk had done his schooling from one of the schools in the USA. Later he had also attended Fullerton College and UCLA. Since childhood, he is very passionate about acting and he has full support from his family.
Cress Williams’s Career
Talking about the career of Cress Williams he had started his journey in a 1990 Fullerton College production of William Shakespeare’s tragedy, Othello, which was directed by Tom Blank. After he appeared in another production in the same year at Fullerton College called Red Noses, a black comedy produced by Peter Barnes and directed by Michael Fields.
In 1994, he had done numerous Tv series including Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Beverly Hills, 90210, NYPD Blue, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, 3rd Rock from the Sun, JAG, Living Single, Nash Bridges, Providence, Law & Order: Special Victims The unit, Veronica Mars, The West Wing, Close to Home, ER, and Grey’s Anatomy.
After a year he worked for the American sitcom called The Doom Generation where he portrayed the role of Peanut. In the following years his Movies including Golfer, Plants On Fire, Fallen. Never Been Fire, The Dogwalker, Pursuit of Happiness, Little Black Book, Haskett’s Chance, Ball Don’t Lie, Lowriders and many more movies released. Which helps him to gather a huge name and fame in his career lifetime.
Since 2018, he has worked into adaptations of DC Comics: As main character Jefferson Pierce aka Black Lightning on The CW’s superheroes TV series Black Lightning, and as John Henry Irons in the animated film The Death of Superman and its 2019 sequel, Reign of the Supermen.
Net worth and Salary of Cress Williams
He had earned a huge name and fame in his lifetime career as actress, model. The net worth of the Cress Williams has been estimated at around 1 million US dollars. While his famous TV series called ER’s episode 14 as America’s number one prime-time show which garners the weekly audience of 33 million. Further, he also featured in nine episodes in TV series Prison Break.