Kenya Barris

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Kenya Barris
Barris at the Peabody Award in 2016
Born (1974-08-09) August 9, 1974 (age 49)
Alma materClark Atlanta University
OccupationTelevision producer, screenwriter
Notable work
Girls Trip
Net worth$75 million
Rainbow Barris (m. 1999)

Kenya Barris (born August 9, 1974) is an American television producer, writer and actor mostly known for Blackish and BlackAF.[1][2][3]

Personal life[change | change source]

Barris was born on August 9, 1974 in Inglewood, California. He has six children.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. The Talk: Race in America | PBS, retrieved 2020-09-28
  2. Suggs, Ernie; Journal-Constitution, The Atlanta. "'Black-ish' creator to give 'Million-ish' to Clark Atlanta University in 'Grown-ish' gift". The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved 2020-09-28.
  3. Andreeva, Nellie; Andreeva, Nellie (2019-05-10). "Kenya Barris & Rashida Jones To Star In Barris' First Netflix Series 'Black Excellence'". Deadline. Retrieved 2020-09-28.
  4. "Black-ish Creator Kenya Barris Files For Divorce From Wife — And Inspo Behind "Rainbow" — After 20 Years Together". MadameNoire. 2019-08-12. Retrieved 2020-09-28.

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