Tempestt Bledsoe
Tempestt Bledsoe
Celebrated Name: Tempestt Bledsoe
Real Name/Full Name: Tempestt Bledsoe
Gender: Female
Age: 50 years old
Birth Date: 1 August 1973
Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.72 m
Weight: 60 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Darryl M. Bell (1993–)
Children: No
Profession: American actress
Net Worth in 2024: $15 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Widely recognised for playing the character of ‘Vanessa Huxtable’ in the popular TV sitcom ‘The Cosby Show’, Tempestt Bledsoe is a girl who had set the feet in glamour world at a very tender age. Since then, she appeared in many hit shows and films and won millions of heart for her acting and beauty. She earned not only the accolades but also giant net worth.

Maybe you know about Tempestt Bledsoe very well But do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Tempestt Bledsoe’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early life

Born on August 1, 1973, in Chicago, Illinois, to the African-American parents, Tempestt Bledsoe is an American actress who has started her acting career at the age of 4. Initially, she appeared in the commercials of popular brands before turning her head in Hollywood. As she began her acting career very early, she couldn’t focus much on her studies. She completed her high school and then went on receiving a bachelor’s degree with a major in finance from New York University. But her research and degrees were just for the formality. Due to her busy schedule in acting, she could hardly focus on her study.

Speaking of her love life, Tempestt Bledsoe is a lady who truly believes in love and faith. Interestingly, Tempestt is not married yet even after finding her lucky charm years back. She started dating her ‘A Different World’ co-star Darryl M. Bell in 1993. Since then, they both have been together, and their unconventional relationship is going as smooth as they fell in love yesterday only. Even after being in a 24-year-long live-in relationship, the couple hasn’t hitched yet, and they have any kids either.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 1 August 1973 , Tempestt Bledsoe is 50 years old as of today’s date 28th May 2024. Her height is 1.72 m tall, and her weight is 60 kg.


Even before Tempestt could decide her career, she got the modelling offers, so without thinking much, she just hit the road. She started her career in the glamour world as a child model when she was only 4. For the next five years, she appeared in many commercials for top-class brands such as ‘Safeway Grocery store’ and ‘Kellogg. At the age of 9, Tempestt tried her hands in acting and gave an audition for the TV sitcom ‘The Cosby Show’. No wonder she bagged the role of character Vanessa Huxtable. She appeared in this show from 1984 to 1992. By the time, she was already a grown-up actress who had immensely wooed the audience with her acting in her first show.

While working for ‘The Cosby Show’, she also appeared in a few other TV shows, but this one garnered her popularity and acclaimed the most. After the ground-breaking success of this show, she hosted her daytime talk show entitled ‘The Tempestt Bledsoe Show’. The show was short-lived, but it took her to the next level of success. After this, she made her entry in Hollywood films. Though she appeared in several films, she is majorly known as a TV actress. ‘The Expendables’, ‘Rock Me Baby’, ‘Guys with Kids’ are some of the notable works of Tempestt.

Awards & achievements

Over her 4-decade-long career, Tempestt has won several prestigious awards and nominations. As a child artist, she had won the ‘Young Artists Award’. She was also nominated for ‘the kid’s choice award’. Moreover the awards in the child artist category, she bagged TV land Award in 2011.

Net Worth & Salary of Tempestt Bledsoe in 2024

Tempestt Bledsoe Net Worth
Tempestt Bledsoe Net Worth

As a TV actress, Tempestt Bledsoe has enjoyed a successful career and has been tagged as one of the top-demanded actresses of her age. So, considering the fact, she must be having a staggering net worth. Talking about her net worth at present, the talented actress has an impressive net worth of $15 million as of May 2024. She has been into the film industry for more than four decades, so having this net worth is not a big deal for her. Acting is a major source of her income, and in recent few years, she has not been much active. Maybe, that’s why her net worth slightly slipped down.

Life has been fair for Tempestt. She didn’t have to struggle much to achieve success. She just took the efforts, and things inevitably fell into place.


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