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Kadeem Harrison is best known for playing Dwayne Wayne in the NBC comedy 'A Different World'.
Kadeem Hardison was born on July 24, 1965 and he is a Leo. Kadeem Hardison was born in the borough of Brooklyn in New York, specifically the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York.
Kadeem Hardison is a well-known television actor best recognized for his role in 'The Cosby Show' spin-off 'A Different World'. He was selected in 'K.C. Undercover,' a Disney series, in 2015. He is pursuing a career as an actor and director.
Kadeem Hardison has a net worth of $2 million as of 2022.
Kadeem Hardison has an annual earning of $400,000.
Kadeem Hardison has a height of 5 ft 11 in (180 cm).
Kadeem Hardison will be 57 years of age by July 24, 2022.
Kadeem Hardison was an only kid whose parents had only been married for a few years. He was the son of Donald McFadden and Bethann Hardison. His mother was a runway model and a strong advocate for diversity in the fashion business, while his father was an antique and fine art collector. Three women reared him in Brooklyn: his mother, aunt Marta, and late grandmother Sophie. In his first ten years, Bethann Hardison saw his mother less frequently than his aunt and grandmother due to her job's regular travel obligations. Bethann Hardison put her son in acting courses at nine, even though she would push him to pursue modeling. Kadeem has had a penchant for performing since he was a youngster, and he would participate in school plays whenever they were held. Kadeem rose to prominence in high school because Kadeem Hardison was the son of a beautiful supermodel. Hardison won his first job in 'The Color of Friendship', an ABC 'After School Special', when he was 14. 'Amazing Grace' and 'Don't Touch' were both ABC 'After School Specials' in which Kadeem Hardison featured. He has three sisters; Nydia Hardison is the oldest sister, followed by Gretchen Harden and Caroline Hardison. John Hardison, Myles Hardison, and Michael McFadden Hardisonn are Hardison's other brothers. He went to Talent Unlimited High School in New York City.
From 1997-2000, Hardison was married to American singer Chanté Moore. Sophia Hardison, their daughter, was born in 1996. In a late ’80s interview with a dutch youth magazine, he revealed actress Cree Summer was his genuine love.
In the early ’80s, he made his professional acting debut in an ABC 'Afterschool Special'. He had a recurrent position on 'The Cosby Show' as a friend of Cosby's son Theo in 1984, when he was 17 years old, as Royal in the PBS production 'Go Tell It on the Mountain'. His efforts were rewarded in 1987 when he was cast as the wisecracking Dwayne Wayne on a regular basis in the Cosby spin-off 'A Different World'. He started appearing in films and television projects during the ’80s and early ’90s, including 'Spenser for Hire,' 'I'm Gonna Git You Sucka,' 'Go Tell It On the Mountain,' 'School Daze,' 'The Cosby Show,' and 'White Men Can't Jump.' While working as a tv actor until landing his first major break in the comedy 'A Different World' as Dwayne Cleophus Wayne, in which he appeared alongside Lisa Bonet's character Denise Huxtable and the students of Hillman College, a fictional black college, he had a few small roles in movies also. His mother, Bethann Hardison, who owns a modeling agency, was in control of his career for the most part. 'Vampire in Brooklyn', 'Renaissance Man', 'Biker Boyz', 'Def by Temptation', 'Drive', 'School Daze', 'White Men Can't Jump', 'The Fantasia Barrino Story: Life Is Not a Fairy Tale', 'Blind Faith', 'Panther', and 'I'm Gonna Git You Sucka' among the movies in which Hardison has appeared. In 1997, Hardison's career was on the rise, and he was cast as Charles Gordon in the sitcom 'Between Brothers'. During the later half of his career, Kadeem focused on guest appearances in shows including 'Greek,' 'Ghost Whisperer,' 'Cold Case,' and 'Family Guy,' among others, before obtaining a recurring role as Paz in 'Cult' in 2013. 'Jim Crow: The Musical', Add-2's 2019 CD, features Hardison as the narrator. He also had a role in the Disney Channel sitcom 'K.C. Craig Cooper', the protagonist's father has a secret. In 2019, he appeared in Showtime's comedy 'Black Monday'. Kadeem still acts to date.
In 1990 and 1989, he received the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actor in a comedy series. In 2007, he was named Outstanding Actor in a television movie, mini-series, or dramatic special by the NAACP Image Awards.
Reading, photography, studying, traveling, and internet browsing are just a few of Kadeem Hardison's hobbies.
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