Keshia Knight Pulliam was born in Newark, New Jersey on April 9, 1979.
Keshia's appeared on "Sesame Street" at the age of 3 and eventually landed the role of Rudy Huxtable in the hit tv series "The Cosby Show" at the age of 4. She's guest starred in "A Different World" and "Cosby." Keshia has also made appearances on "The Weakest Link" and "Fear Factor." Her winnings from "The Weakest Link" benefited the Bonner Foundation, a group that funds scholarships and antihunger programs.
Keshia's feature film and telefilm credits include "The Little Match Girl," "Polly," "Polly: Comin Home" and "Beauty Shop."
Keshia was nominated for a Young Artist Award in 1985 and 1987 for "The Cosby Show." She won in 1989 for "The Cosby Show." She was nominated for a Young Artist Award in 1990 for playing Polly in "Polly." Keshia is a 2001 graduate of Spelman College where she earned a degree in sociology and she's also a member of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority.
Keshia's film credits include the following:
- Cuttin Da Mustard (2006)
- The Gospel (2005)
- Beauty Shop (2005)
- Christmas At Water's Edge (2004)(Tv Movie)
- Motives (2004)
- What About Your Friends: Weekend Getaway (2002)(Tv Movie)
- Polly: Comin' Home (1990)(Tv Movie)
- A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court (1989)(Tv Movie)
- Polly (1989)(Tv Movie)
- The Little Match Girl (1987)(Tv Movie)
- The Last Dragon (1985)
Check out the following sites for additional information about Keshia:
Keshia Knight Pulliam@Filmbug.com
Keshia Knight Pulliam@Nick At Nite
Keshia Knight Pulliam Interview-2004@BlackFilm.com
Keshia Knight Pulliam@Internet Movie Database
Keshia Knight Pulliam@Tv.com
Keshia Knight Pulliam Interview@Black Voices.com
Keshia Knight Pulliam@Wikipedia
Keshia Knight Pulliam@Hollywood.com
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