Keisha Nash is an American former model, actress, film producer, and entrepreneur. She has shown her acting skill in the drama-film ‘Proud’ in 2004 and became an executive producer of the 2008 documentary ‘Kassim the Dream’. She has also tried her hands into luxuries cosmetics line ‘Kissable Couture’ lip gloss in collaboration with makeup artist A.J. Crimson.
Furthermore, she popularly recognized as the ex-wife of the ‘Black Panther’ famed actor, Forest Whitaker. The ex-couple separated from her 22 years of marital bliss with him in 2018. Further, it is reported that Mr. Whitaker was the one who filed the divorce and stated it due to irreconcilable differences. Let us scroll over to know more about her personal as well as professional life.
Caption: Keisha Nash and Forest Whitaker
Source: The Blast
Keisha Nash: Bio, Family, Career
She was born on 8 March 1972 as Keisha Simone Nash in Boston, Massachusetts. Nash has not revealed information on her mother or father. She further has a brother, Jeffrey Nash who is an actor, producer, and writer. Jeffrey is known for films like ‘Proud’, ‘Super Sucker’, and ‘Spectrum’. Regarding her education, she graduated from Lynn Classical High School and then enrolled at Endicott College.
She initially began her career as a model. During her modeling career, she represented by Ford Models and Elite Model Management. Following that, she has worked in films like ‘Proud’. She later worked as executive producer of the documentary ‘Kassim the Dream’. She has also ventured into different businesses including the lip gloss collection ‘Kissabla Couture’ and clothing as well.
Keisha Nash: Personal Life & Husband
Coming to her private life, she is currently enjoying her single life. There is no information on her current relationship with anybody at the moment. Further, she was once married to the Academy Award-winning actor Forest Whitaker. The ex-couple first met on the set of the 1994 movie ‘Blown Away’ where she played his love interest. Soon after that, they fell in love with each other and started to date.
The couple got married took place in 1996 and stayed for twenty-two years together. From their marriage, they had welcomed their first a daughter named Sonnet Noel. She gave birth to Sonnet in 1996 and two years later, Nash welcomed her last child, a daughter named True. From her previous marriage, she had a child, a daughter Autumn born in 1991.
However, the couple’s marriage didn’t last long and separated in 2018. Further, it is reported that Forest was the one that filed the divorce and not considered due to irreconcilable differences. Further, the report says that she demanded to get spousal support but it was denied.
Caption: Keisha Nash and her ex-husband Forest Whitaker
Source: LA Times
Keisha Nash: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
She has maintained a good amount of money from her career as a model. Therefore, her net worth has an estimation of around $700 thousand. Her main sources of income come from posing different brands and products. Also, she has appeared in several series and dramas.
It seems that she is not active over different social media platforms like Twitter and Instagram.
Keisha Nash: Body Measurements
The famous personality has an attractive body figure having 34-24-35 inches of chest-waist-hips. Her slim body stands to a height of 5 feet 6 inches or 1.67 meters with 60 kg body weight. The beautiful lady possesses a beautiful pair of black eyes and dark brown hair.