Tisha Campbell Net Worth, Family, Age, Wiki, Bio, Parents


Tisha Campbell is an American actress, singer, and dancer. She is best known for her roles as Gina Waters-Payne on the Fox sitcom Martin (1992-1997) and as Claire Kyle on the CBS sitcom My Wife and Kids (2001-2005).

Tisha Campbell posing in jail theme costume


Full NameTisha Michelle Campbell
Other Names/NicknamesTish
Profession(s)Actress, singer, dancer
Date of BirthOctober 13, 1968
Age (as of 2023)54
Place of BirthNew York City, New York
Zodiac SignLibra
Ancestry & HeritageAfrican American

Physical Stats

Height5’5″ (165 cm)
Weight135 lb (61 kg)
Body Measurements34-24-35
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Tisha Campbell with Kym Whitley

Family & Relationships

ParentsValerie Campbell (mother) and Clifton Campbell (father)
SiblingsTwo brothers: Clifton Jr. and Kevin
AffairsNone that have been publicly confirmed
RelationshipMarried to Duane Martin since 1996
ChildrenTwo sons: Xen (born 1999) and Ezekiel (born 2001)

Education & Early Life

SchoolingAttended the High School for the Performing Arts in New York City
Higher EducationStudied at the Juilliard School
Early LifeGrew up in East Harlem, New York City
Early InfluencesThe Jackson 5, Diana Ross, and Debbie Allen


DebutMade her television debut in an episode of the soap opera One Life to Live in 1986
Significant WorksMartin (1992-1997), My Wife and Kids (2001-2005), Dr. Ken (2015-2017), Empire (2015-2016), The Lovebirds (2020)
Awards & NominationsNominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series for Martin
Filmography/DiscographyHas appeared in over 30 films and television shows, and has released two albums: Tisha (1994) and Kandi & Tisha (1997) (with Kandi Burruss)
Voice WorkVoiced the character of Penny Proud in the animated series The Proud Family (2001-2005)
Music VideosAppeared in the music videos for “Weak” by SWV (1992) and “Let’s Go Crazy” by Prince (1999)
Tours & Live ShowsHas performed in several stage productions, including Dreamgirls (1986) and Ain’t Misbehavin’ (1997)
CollaborationsHas collaborated with artists such as Mary J. Blige, Whitney Houston, and Will Smith
DocumentariesFeatured in the documentary The Real Housewives of Hollywood (2012)
Tisha Campbell with brother Dave Chappelle

Net Worth & Assets

Net Worth$10 million
PropertiesOwns a home in Los Angeles, California
Business VenturesHas her own production company, Tisha Campbell Entertainment
InvestmentsInvests in real estate and stocks

Trivia & Miscellaneous

Hobbies & InterestsSinging, dancing, acting, traveling, spending time with her family
ControversiesSued Martin Lawrence for sexual harassment in 1997, but the case was later settled out of court
Philanthropy & ActivismSupports several charities, including the American Red Cross and the Make-A-Wish Foundation
Public ImageKnown for her positive attitude and her outspokenness about social issues
Personal ChallengesSuffered from bulimia in her early twenties
Notable InterviewsInterviewed by Oprah Winfrey in 1997
Publications & BooksAuthored the book Tisha: My Life in 2003
Personal AnecdotesOnce got into a fight with Whitney Houston on the set of the film Waiting to Exhale
Quotes“I’m not afraid to be myself.”
Tisha Campbell with sister Sheryl Underwood

Social Media & Online Presence

Instagram Handle@tishacampbellmartin
Twitter Handle@TishaCampbell11
Facebook Handle@TishaCampbellMartin
Youtube ChannelTisha Campbell
TikTok ID@tishacampbell

Legacy & Influence

Cultural ReferencesFeatured in the song “Ain’t No Sunshine” by Bill Withers
Achievements Outside Primary ProfessionLaunched her own production company, Tisha Campbell Entertainment
MentorshipMentored several young actresses, including Keke Palmer
LegacyKnown as one of the most successful actresses of her generation