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Keshia Knight Pulliam


Keshia Knight Pulliam was born on April 9, 1979 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress, known for The Cosby Show (1984), Madea Goes to Jail (2009) and House of Payne (2006). She has been married to Ed Hartwell since January 1, 2016. They have one child. See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 8 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Cosby Show
The Cosby Show Rudy Huxtable
(1984-1992)
Madea Goes to Jail
Madea Goes to Jail Candace Washington
(2009)
House of Payne
House of Payne Miranda Payne / Miranda Lucas
(2007-2012)
Cuttin Da Mustard
(2008)

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 2018 3 Year Plan (TV Series) (announced)
Tracey Tarpley-Spatafora, MFT
- Plan for a Pregnant Pause? (2018) ... Tracey Tarpley-Spatafora, MFT
- Plan of Attack (2018) ... Tracey Tarpley-Spatafora, MFT
- Parental Punjabi Plan (2018) ... Tracey Tarpley-Spatafora, MFT
- The Prosecutor's Plan (2018) ... Tracey Tarpley-Spatafora, MFT
- Planning Passover (2018) ... Tracey Tarpley-Spatafora, MFT
 2015 Will to Love (TV Movie)
Rachel Paris
 2013 The Love Letter (TV Movie)
Parker
 2013 Guys with Kids (TV Series)
Bridget
- Divorce Party (2013) ... Bridget
 2012 Mr. Box Office (TV Series)
Vanessa Owens
- Pilot (2012) ... Vanessa Owens
 2007-2012 House of Payne (TV Series)
Miranda Payne / Miranda Lucas
- All's Well (2012)
- First Dance (2012)
 2010 Psych (TV Series)
Stranjay
- The Polarizing Express (2010) ... Stranjay
 2009 Madea Goes to Jail
Candace Washington
 2008 Death Toll
Mirie
 2008 Cuttin Da Mustard
Wendy
 2005 The Gospel
Maya Walker
 2005 Beauty Shop
Darnelle
 2004 Christmas at Water's Edge (TV Movie)
Leila Turner
 2004 Motives (Video)
Letrice
 2002 What About Your Friends: Weekend Getaway (TV Movie)
Temple
 1997 Cosby (TV Series)
Guitarist
- The Return of the Charlites (1997) ... Guitarist
 1984-1992 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
Rudy Huxtable
- And So, We Commence (1992) ... Rudy Huxtable
- Some Gifts Aren't Deductible (1992) ... Rudy Huxtable
- Rudy's Retreat (1992) ... Rudy Huxtable
- The Getaway (1992) ... Rudy Huxtable
- Cliff Gets Jilted (1992) ... Rudy Huxtable
 1990 Polly: Comin' Home! (TV Movie)
Polly
 1990 The Earth Day Special (TV Special)
Rudy Huxtable
 1989 Walt Disney's Wonderful World of Color (TV Series)
Polly
- Polly (1989) ... Polly
 1987-1988 A Different World (TV Series)
Rudy Huxtable
- My Dinner with Theo (1988) ... Rudy Huxtable
- Rudy and the Snow Queen (1987) ... Rudy Huxtable
- Pilot (1987) ... Rudy Huxtable
 1987 The Little Match Girl (TV Movie)
Molly
 1985 Back to Next Saturday (TV Movie)
Rudy Huxtable
 1985 The Last Dragon
Sophia (as Keshia Knight)
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TV commercial for Disneyland/Disney World with Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Phylicia Rashad See more »

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2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Keshia Knight | Keshia Knight-Pulliam

Height:

5' 0½" (1.54 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on her favorite The Cosby Show (1984) episode of all-time with Bill Cosby]: Mr. Cosby and I, we had a competition going on to see who would do a better job at lip-syncing. That was our little inside thing. I think I did a better job. See more »

Trivia:

At just 6 years of age, she became the youngest actress ever to be nominated for an Emmy (best supporting-actress) for her work on The Cosby Show (1986). See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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