Angela Robinson Witherspoon is the wife of legendary comedian and actor John Witherspoon. Further, she has also made her own identity has an American actress, filmmaker, and producer. Moreover, she had debuted her career as a fashion model in the entertainment industry.
With her late husband, she had welcomed two beautiful sons: John Davis Witherspoon and Alexander Witherspoon. However, her husband left the world at the age of 77 at his home in Sherman Oaks. Let us scroll below to know more about her personal life, career, as well as net worth.
Caption: The former model, Angela Robinson Witherspoon.
Angela Robinson Witherspoon: Bio, Family, Career
She was born on 26 August 1954 in Los Angeles, the United States of America. The secretive personality has not revealed information about her parents, siblings, or early life. Further, she had completed her high school studies but does not disclose details of her educational qualifications.
It is unclear when the gorgeous lady entered into the entertainment industry. But it is known that she debuted her career as a fashion model. However, her parents were against it gradually supported her career. Then she started her acting career in the film ’48 Hours’ opposite to Eddie Murphy. Then she worked in another movie ‘Crossroads’ opposite Ralph Macchio. Later, she joined the Rainbow Theatre Company working along with Juney Smith, Ian Foxx, and Reed McCants.
Furthermore, she had worked as Pepper in ‘Sirens’, Aunt Vi in ‘Happy Endings’, and Antonia in ‘The Last Straw’, amongst others. By the year 1985, she already started to do stand-up comedy and joined her future husband John in comedy. She had her breakthrough role as Monique in 1984 ‘Jungle Warriors’ where she filmed in Mexico as well as did her own stunts.
After several years, she returned to the entertainment industry and presented as a producer and director in 2015 through documentary ‘Last Call’. Her other directorial projects include ‘Betye Saar: The Alpha & The Omega and Curtsy’ and short film ‘Wish Me Luck’.
Angela Robinson Witherspoon: Personal Life & Husband
As stated earlier, she also grabbed popularity after she tied a knot with the legendary comedian John Witherspoon in 1988. Let us look briefly at John who is an actor and comedian performed in various television shows and films. He is best remembered for his role as Willie Jones for the Friday series and starred in films such as ‘Hollywood Shuffle (1987)’, ‘Boomerang (1992)’, and The Five Heartbeats (1991).
Caption: Angela with her family
Together, the couple produced two adorable sons John David and Alexander Witherspoon. Further, his elder son has made his career as an actor and comedian known for his television show ‘Confetti’.
On 29 October 2019, the family suffered through a tragic incident when Witherspoon Sr. died of a heart attack at his home in Sherman Oaks, California. His funeral was held on 5 November 2019 and buried at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Hollywood Hills, California.
Angela Robinson Witherspoon: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Talking about her earning, she must be doing great in her career which makes her to amassed a good income. However, there is no exact information on her salary or income. Therefore, she has a net worth estimated at around $3 million according to reliable sources.
She has an unofficial Facebook account @AngelaRobinsonWitherspoon under her name with more than 1.3k followers. But it seems that she is not active over different social media platforms like Instagram and Twitter.
Angela Robinson Witherspoon: Body Measurements
The former model has a healthy and fit body that has a height of 5 feet 6 inches or 1.68 meters. Her hourglass body weighs 62 kg with her unknown body measurements of chest, waist, and hips. Further, she has dyed blonde hair color with black eye color.