The extraordinary talented celeb Dawnn Lewis is an award-winning singer, songwriter, and actress who gained attention for her work in Sister Act: The Musical. She is popularly known for her role as Jaleesa Vinson–Taylor on the NBC television sitcom A Different World.
But lesser is known about Dawn Lewis’s off-screen lifestyle. To find out more about Dawnn Lewis net worth, age, height, relationship status, scroll down, and stick with us!
Before we crawl into the personal life of Dawnn Lewis, let’s take a walk on her quick facts.
Dawnn Lewis: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Dawnn Lewis|
|NickName:||Dawnn J. Lewis|
|Birth Place:||Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.|
|Resident:||New York City|
|Father’s Name:||Carl Lewis|
|Mother’s Name:||Joyce Lewis|
|Height:||5’7″ (170 cm), 5’7″ Females|
|Weight:||Around 55 to 58kg|
|Education:||University of Miami|
|Spouse/Ex:||Johnny Newman (M. 2004 – Div. 2006)|
|Net Worth:||$4 Million|
|Social Media Presence:||Instagram, Twitter|
Dawnn Lewis’ Net Worth and Career
With her onscreen presence as an actress, Dawnn garnered not only fan followings but also sweet earnings with which she relishes a blissful life. In fact, her works are applaudable.
As of 2019, Dawnn Lewis net worth is $4 million. Lewis blissfully spends her single life with her family and friends in her own terms wtih the earnings she’s gathered from her career.
Besides, an actress in the US earns around $39.84per hour and $50,235 in a year. In contrast, a musician makes around $18.09 per hour and receives somewhere around $46,571 in a year.
Lewis played the role of Jaleesa Vinson for the first five of the six-season run from 1987-1992. She played in a special week-long section of A Different World called the Hillman College Reunion.
In September 1992, she began starring in ABC’s Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper beside Mark Curry and Holly Robinson.
Lewis played a small recurring role as Lauren’s mother in The Secret Life of the American Teenager in 2010. She also voiced Malora in Strange Frame in 2012.
Then, she started voicing Fannie Granger on Dream Works’s Spirit Riding Free, in 2018 and in 2019 began voicing The Chief on Netflix’s animated Carmen Sandiego.
Dawnn Lewis’ Biography
Dawnn Lewis was born on August 13, 1961, in Brooklyn, NY, with the birth sign of Leo. She holds an American nationality and belongs to an African-American ethnic group.
She was born and raised by Carl Lewis (father) and Joyce Lewis (mother). At the very young age of four, Lewis began singing, and when she reached 11, Dawnn showed a keen interest in acting.
Talking about Lewis’ education, she graduated from the High School of Music and Art in New York City, now known as Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School.
Later Lewis attended the University of Miami, where she majored in musical theatre. While she earned a minor degree in journalism after graduating with a Bachelor of Music degree, cum laude, in 1982.
Dawnn Lewis’ Relationship History
Lewis, a 59-year-old actress, is possibly single at the present time. However, she was once married to NBA player Johnny Newman.
The duo shared their wedding vows with their respective families and relatives in 2004. Sadly, the couple’s marriage did not last long, and they parted ways in 2006. Furthermore, the pair did not have any children together.
Now, the Dreamgirls actress is currently single, and she’s happy about it more than ever. She stands strong in the industry regardless of a hateful divorce from her ex-husband.
Dawnn Lewis’ Age & Body Statistics
Born in 1961, Lewis is at the age of 59 in 2021. She has maintained her body perfect shape, but her exact body measurement is not available.
Dawnn stands at an average height of 5 feet 7 inches or 170 cm. She has attractive black eyes, which define her personality as mysterious. Her hair is naturally black.
Dawnn Lewis Social Media
Like every other artist, Dawnn Lewis is active on social media platforms excluding Facebook. Lewis can be found sharing her daily activities and tweets on her Twitter and Instagram accounts.
Twitter – 12.7k followers
Instagram – 6.4k followers