Is Katt Williams married? No, he isn’t. However, he has been previously married to Quadirah Locus. His conjugal life with his ex-wife came to an end by 1995. From their conjugal life, the couple is blessed with a son named Micah Williams. The couple fought for the custody of their child where Williams became ahead.
Katt Williams has also a daughter named Jessica and has adopted other six children making him a father to eight children. He is said to have married Eboni Gray in 2010 who has now suit a case on court asking 2.5 million per month in spousal support.
Eboni Gray argued that she is the long-suffering ex-wife of Williams whereas Williams is claiming that he has never been in a relationship with the lady. Gray has demanded for support from Williams in order to meet hard needs for emergency fund including rent expenses, legal fees and the amount paid to a forensic accountant.
The hearing of the demand for spousal support was made in September 2018 which was denied by the court. Katt has also romantically linked with Arica Kane for a couple of years from 2014 to 2016. In 2016, he was also linked with Jhoni Blaze.
Who is Katt Williams?
Born as Micah Sierra Williams, he landed the planet on September 2, 1971, which makes the age of Katt Williams be 49 years old as of 2020. He is an American actor, singer, rapper and is well recognized for being an American Emmy-award winning stand-up comedian.
Katt is noted for his portrayal in Christmas stoner comedy film Friday After Next as Money Mike and in ABC sitcom as Bobby Shaw. He has contributed his voice in the video game Grand Theft Auto IV in 2008.
Early Life and Education
Williams was born in 1971 and his place of birth is in Cincinnati, Ohio. He spent his childhood days in Dayton, Ohio. Possibly, he wasn’t satisfied with his parents or was willing to have an independent life, he emancipated himself from his parents at an early age.
He moved to Florida when he was just 13 years old. He started supporting himself by remaining as a street vendor. Whatever Williams has achieved now, is all based on his hard work and self-determination.
Career and Professional Life
Williams started working as a comedy performer in Evanston. He performed in clubs nationwide, from Oklahoma to Oakland. He has established himself as a comic performer himself by performing in The Improv, The Icehouse, and The Hollywood Park Casino and The Comedy Club. He also made his appearance on BET’s Comic View.
In 2006, he initiated his own first comedy special named Katt Williams: Live: Let a Playa Play which was widely appreciated by the audiences. It was followed by 2006’s The Pimp Chronicles, Pt. 1, which is also his first HBO stand-up special.
He received an opportunity to appear in a movie/standup in 2007 which was named American Hustle. The film became a huge success both critically and commercially making him establish as a mainstream comedian. His second HBO comedy special entitled It’s Pimpin’ Pimpin’ was released in 2008 where he was found doing more Political standup.
It took a long time to present his HBO comedy special, entitled Kattpacalypse which was released after four years in 2012. He revealed the end of his stand-up comedy career on December 3, 2012. However, he made another announcement after few days, starting to come out of his retirement. He also became the part of his “Growth Spurt” Tour in 2013.
His new HBO special named Katt Williams: Priceless: Afterlife was released on August 16, 2014. It was directed by American film director Spike Lee (born on March 20, 1957). His next stand up special on Netflix was titled Great America. It was shot in Jacksonville, Florida and was released in 2018.
Talking about his film and television career, Williams made his acting debut on police procedural drama television series NYPD Blue in 2002. He increased his popularity from his work with sketch comedy television series Wild ‘n Out. He worked with his Wild ‘n Out colleague Nick Cannon on his official music video for single ‘Gigolo’ in 2003.
He has also worked as a voice actor for several times. He has also contributed his voice for The Boondocks. Regarding his music career, he has also joined New York rapper Cam’ron’s group The Diplomats. His debut studio album entitled It’s Pimpin’ Pimpin’ was first released on January 29, 2009.
Katt Williams isn’t married now as he has already divorced from his ex-wife Quadirah Locus. He has fought legally against Eboni Gray who claims to be his wife. Williams has also encountered romance with Jhoni Blaze and Arica Kane.
He was arrested by officers on November 13, 2006, at Los Angeles International Airport. He was arrested because a stolen gun was found in his briefcase. He was also arrested for stealing $3,500 worth of coins and jewelry in November 2010 during which he was working for a film in Coweta County, Georgia.
He was again arrested in connection with an alleged assault on June 11, 2011. He was released on $50,000 bail on the same night. On the charges of suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon against 18-year-old Berkeley, California man, he was arrested on November 15, 2012.
On the charges of child endangerment, he was arrested December 28, 2012, in Los Angeles. He was accused alongside record producer Suge Knight for stealing a female photographer’s camera Beverly Hills on September 5 and were thus arrested on October 29, 2014. Katt Williams is possibly an atheist regarding his religion but the information is not official.
Moving to his body measurements, Williams stands at an average height of 5 feet and 5 inches or 165 cm. He weighs about 66 kilograms or 145 pounds making him perfectly balanced as per his height. He has dark brown colored hair and is blessed with brown colored eyes.
Salary and Net worth
American Emmy-award winning stand-up comedian Katt Williams has an estimated net worth 5 million USD. He has made multiple nominations and has earned few prestigious awards in his account. He received a nomination for the Teen Choice Awards Choice Comedian Award in 2007.
He was also able to earn nomination for the Creative Arts Emmy Awards for the category for Best Comedy Guest Actor in 2018. He is also the receiver of Best Comedy Actor for his outstanding performance on the show Atlanta.
Wiki and Facts
The biography of Williams is available on most of the popular wiki sites including Wikipedia and IMDb. You can join him on Twitter @KattWilliams where he has amassed more than 2.5 million followers now.