Ellia English is an American singer, songwriter and stage actress. She is known for playing Hellen King on the Jamie Foxx Show, which aired from 1996 to 2001. Other notable TV appearances include the shows Code Black, Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Good Luck Charlie.
Ellia English's Net Worth
As of 2022, Ellia English's net worth is estimated to be $1.5 million.
Source(s) of Fame
Date of Birth
March 26, 1960
Place of Birth
Covington, Georgia, USA
While living in New York, English performed in productions such as Romeo and Juliet, Dream Girls, Colored Museum, Spunk, and Showboat. English moved to Los Angeles to star in TV shows and while there, she became a regular cast member of The Jamie Foxx Show.
She also appeared in shows such as Sinbad, Martin, Thea, Empty Nest, and Love & War. Her TV movies include The Innocent, and Barefoot Executive.
English has appeared in silver screen productions such as Girlfriends, Sidewalk Stories, Wildcats, and Rain Without Thunder. English appears in the horror film Cornered, which also stars James Duval and Steve Gutternberg. Her performance in the film earned her a Best Actress Award at the 2009 New York Horror Film Festival.
English was born and raised in Covington, Georgia. She joined Clark Atlanta University in Atlanta to pursue her goal of becoming an attorney. During her time in college, the head of the drama department overheard her singing and was impressed. He offered her a spot in a school musical and this served as a turning point in her life.
English later transferred to Georgia State University to study drama and speech. During this time she began performing on stage and joined an ensemble cast at Alliance Theater. English wanted to become an actress so after college she moved to New York and tried her luck with theater productions.
English has two homes, one in Atlanta, and another in Los Angeles. She is closely involved with a charitable organization called Big Sisters, as well as other children’s charities. When she’s not working, English enjoys playing the piano, reading, and taking walks in the park.
Ellia English is not very active on social media. However, she has a Twitter account that she uses to post news about her film projects and to discuss issues that are important to her. Fans of Ellia English can reach her through her Twitter platform to learn about upcoming TV and film appearances.
Ellia English is an American singer and actress with a net worth of $1.5 million. English started her acting career in stage productions in New York before moving to Los Angeles where she starred in TV shows such as The Jamie Foxx Show. She has been a member of the New York community choir since she first moved there to perform on stage.