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Daphne Maxwell Reid

American actress, comedian and former model

Daphne Maxwell Reid is ...


Born 13 July 1948 in New York City
Age 74 years, 11 months

Sex or gender female
Country of citizenship United States of America
Birth name Daphne Etta Maxwell
Spouse Tim Reid
Occupation model, television actor and film actor
Net worth $2,000,000
Educated at Northwestern University and The Bronx High School of Science
Hair color dark brown hair

About Daphne Maxwell Reid

Daphne Maxwell Reid is a multi-talented American actress, comedian, and former model who has been entertaining audiences for decades. Born on July 13, 1948, in New York City, Reid began her career as a model, working for top designers such as Bill Blass and Halston. She later transitioned to acting, starring in popular TV shows like "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" and "Sister, Sister."

Reid's talent and beauty have made her a beloved figure in the entertainment industry. She has also been a trailblazer, breaking down barriers for women of color in Hollywood. In addition to her acting career, Reid is also an accomplished photographer and author.

Despite her success, Reid has faced challenges throughout her career. In a 2017 interview with Rolling Stone, she spoke about the discrimination she faced as a black model in the 1960s and 1970s. "I was always the token black girl," she said. "But I didn't let that stop me. I knew I had talent, and I was determined to succeed."

Reid's determination has paid off. She has won numerous awards for her work, including a NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series. She has also been recognized for her philanthropic work, including her support of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.

At 73 years old, Reid shows no signs of slowing down. She continues to act, write, and inspire others with her talent and grace. As she told Rolling Stone, "I believe that if you have a dream, you should pursue it with all your heart. And if you work hard and stay true to yourself, you can achieve anything."

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