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Overview (3)

Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Birth NameCherie Monique Johnson
Height 5' 6" (1.68 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Cherie Johnson (born November 21, 1975 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania USA), is an American actress, author, columnist, executive producer, producer, and writer. She is of African American and Puerto Rican descent.

Johnson first rose to fame, at age six, when she appeared on Punky Brewster (1984) as the fictional character, "Cherie", and the show aired from 1984-1988 in first-run syndication on NBC (National Broadcasting Corporation). "Punky Brewster" later expanded into a cartoon series titled Punky Brewster (1985), which she contributed her voice for "Little Cherie" and it aired from 1985-1987 on NBC. One of her most recognized acting roles is on Family Matters (1989), where she co-starred as the character, "Maxine", and the show aired from 1989-1997 on ABC (American Broadcasting Corporation) and on CBS (Columbia Broadcasting System) from 1997-1998. With 215 episodes, "Family Matters" is the third longest-running U.S. sitcom with a predominantly African-American cast.

She has consistently acted, appeared, co-produced, produced, and sang on projects including Crush - 2013, One Blood - 2012, Fanaddict - 2011, Lights Out - 2010 and 2011, Nobody Smiling - 2010, Spirit of Comedy Volume 2 - 2010, Raven - 2009, I Do... I Did! - 2009, The Intruders - 2009, Dead Tone - 2007, Killer Weekend - 2007, Child Star Confidential

  • 2006, 50 Cutest Child Stars: All Grown Up - 2005, Made You Look: Top
25 Moments of BET History - 2005, All Shades of Fine: 25 Hottest Women of the Past 25 Years - 2005, Eve - 2005, Celebrities Uncensored - 2004, I Love the '80s Strikes Back - 2003, Super Secret TV Formulas - 2003, Malibooty! - 2003, I Love the '80s - 2002, The Proud Family - 2002, The Parkers - 1999-2002, Teaching Mrs. Tingle - 1999, Leeza - 1998, Goode Behavior - 1996, Family Matters - 1989-1997, A Little Bit Strange - 1989, One to Grow On - 1986-1988, The NBC All Star Hour - 1985, Night of 100 Stars II - 1985, Andy Williams and the NBC Kids Search for Santa
  • 1985, Days of Our Lives - 1985, It's Punky Brewster - 1985, and Punky
Brewster - 1984-1988.

Johnson currently writes columns in publications including Dimez Magazine and Glam Couture Magazine. She has co-written, written, and self-published books, including "Around the World Twice", "Two Different Walks of Life", and "Peaches & Cream". Johnson has been nominated and won several awards, including the Young Artist Award, Award of Excellence by the National Association of Youth in Entertainment, Opulece Humanitarian Award, and the Readers Choice Award by African American on The Move Book Club.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Andre' Haynes

Trivia (11)

Related to the executive producer of the hit TV series Family Matters (1989), David W. Duclon.
Was never added as one of the main characters on Family Matters (1989), even though she starred on there since the second season.
Cherie dissolved her book deal with old publisher and started her own publishing company Cherrific Publishing and released novel "Peaches & Cream" under her own brand. Peaches & Cream is available now everywhere books are sold. [August 2011]
Cherie Johnson has signed a two book deals one with J. M. Benjamin and another with BettenCourt Books both company's have distribution with Ingram Books Distribution. [August 2010]
She co-wrote a book that will be released this summer called "Two Walks of Life," about a celebrity and an average housewife. [January 2004]
A spokesmodel for a skateboard company Called DGK. [October 2003]
she is working on a series of childrens books. [February 2004]
Cherie Johnson has signed a 7 book deal with A New Quality Publishing first book out August 10th 2010. [August 2010]
Has two daughters but refuses to release names or pictures of them in efforts to keep them out of the spotlight.
Cousin of actress Shar Jackson known for her role as Niecy Jackson in Moesha.

Personal Quotes (1)

You are what you wear.

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