Sheryl Underwood

Sheryl Underwood

Who is Sheryl Underwood?

Sheryl Underwood is an American actress, comedian, and TV host. She is widely recognized for hosting the TV shows like BET Comic View and CBS's "The Talk." Despite facing trouble during her childhood, she able to fulfill her dream in the year 1992. She debuted her acting career through the TV show named Def Comedy Jam. After that, she appeared on numerous TV shows as a host. Some of her well-known TV shows are The Talk (2011-Present), Holla (2002), Oh Drama! (2000), and many others. She has also played fictional roles in TV series like Bulworth (1998), Nikki (2001), Beauty Shop (2005), Funny You Should Ask (2017-Present), Jane the Virgin (2018), and many others. 

Similarly, she is a member of the National Council of Negro Women and the NAACP and founded the African-American Female Comedian Association. Also, she was elected as the 23rd International Grand Basileus (President) during Zeta Phi Beta's biennial business meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada in 2008 which made her the first professional entertainer to hold the highest elected office of a National Pan-Hellenic Council organization. Presently, she has the sum of a good fan following on her social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. If you like to know more about her, you can read the article below.


What age is Sheryl Underwood?

Recalling her early life, Sheryl Underwood was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, the U.S. to her parents as Sheryl Patrice Underwood in the year 1963. Currently, she is aged 57 years old. Her parents are Cleo Underwood and Joyce Evelyn Underwood. However, her parent's professional details are yet to be disclosed. 

Similarly, She was raised with her two siblings named Michael and Frankie. Also, she had a twin sister who passed away shortly after she was born. Her sister was born prematurely. Thus, her sister could not survive for long. She has had a lifelong regret over this incident and still carries her demised sister’s birth certificate with her at all times. Further, she holds American citizenship and belongs to Afro-American ethnicity. Her birth sign is Libra.

Concerning her academic qualifications, Ѕhеrуl Undеrwооd attended thе Unіvеrѕіtу оf Іllіnоіѕ where she got а Васhеlоr dеgrее іn Lіbеrаl Аrtѕ. Then, ѕhе wеnt tо Gоvеrnоrѕ Ѕtаtе Unіvеrѕіtу for further studies where she соmрlеtе mаѕtеrѕ іn Маѕѕ Соmmunісаtіоnѕ аnd Меdіа Маnаgеmеnt.

Who is Sheryl Underwood married to?

Reflecting on her personal life, Sheryl Underwood was married to her long-term boyfriend whose name is yet to be disclosed. Unfortunately, her husband committed suicide after three years of marriage. As per her statement, her husband suffered from clinical depression. The couple has not children until her husband died. Since then, she lives a single life and focusing her career rather than wasting her time in another relationship. Also, she revealed that once she raped while she works in Air Force Reserve but the attacker was never caught. She also founded the African-American Female Comedian Association.

What is Sheryl Underwood's net worth?


Sheryl Underwood is an actress and TV host by profession. So, she probably earned the sum of a good amount of money and fame through her profession in the field of the entertainment industry. Based on some online sites, her estimated net worth is said to be $5 million. However, her salary and assets details are yet to be disclosed. 

How tall is Sheryl Underwood?

Observing her body physics, Sheryl Underwood has a height of 5 feet 9 inches and she weighs around 87 Kg. Similarly, she has a healthy body with a body measurement of 37-29-41 inches. Further, her eyes are black and her hair color is also black.

Facts About Sheryl Underwood

  • #1She lost her twin sister because her sister was born prematurely.
  • #2She faces many troubles during her childhood.
  • #3She was once raped while she worked in Air Force Reserve.
  • #4She is a loyal Republican.
  • #5Her husband committed suicide after three years of marriage.
  • #6After husband died, she remains single to date.
  • #7She got her big break in the Hollywood industry in 1988 through the movie named Bulworth.
  • #8In 2018, was elected as the 23rd International Grand Basileus (President) during Zeta Phi Beta's biennial business meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada.
  • #9She founded the African-American Female Comedian Association.
  • #10She is the first professional entertainer to hold the highest elected office of a National Pan-Hellenic Council organization.
Sheryl Underwood
Quick Facts of Sheryl Underwood
Celebrated Name Sheryl Underwood
Age 57 years old
Nick Name N/A
Birth Name Sheryl Patrice Underwood
Birth Date 1963-10-28
Gender Other
Profession TV Host
Birth Nation United States of America
Place of Birth Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S.
Nationality American
Ethnicity Afro-American
Horoscope Libra
Religion N/A
Education Unіvеrѕіtу оf Іllіnоіѕ and Gоvеrnоrѕ Ѕtаtе Unіvеrѕіtу
Education Qualification Васhеlоr Dеgrее іn Lіbеrаl Аrtѕ and Master Degree in Маѕѕ Соmmunісаtіоnѕ аnd Меdіа Маnаgеmеnt
Marital Status Married
Husband N/A
Children No
Father Cleo Underwood
Mother Joyce Evelyn Underwood
Siblings Two
Brother Michael Underwood
Sister Frankie Underwood
Height 5 feet 9 inches
Weight 87 Kg
Body Build/Type Healthy
Body Measurement 37-29-41 inches
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Net Worth $5 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Wealth Entertainment Industry
Sexual Orientation Straight
Active Years 1988 - Present
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