Porsha Williams Net Worth & Biography
|Popular Name:||Porsha Williams|
|Real Name:||Porsha Dyanne Williams|
|Birth Date:||June 22, 1981|
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Kordell Stewart (m. 2011, div. 2013)
|Profession:||Businesswoman, Actress, TV Personality, Singer, Model|
|Net Worth:||$1 Million|
Porsha Williams is an American celebrity and successful reality television personality. Although she has always had her own businesses going for her, she became an overnight sensation due to the popularity her marriage to footballer Kordell Stewart brought her. Their wedding was an elaborate ceremony that was broadcast live in 2011 on the TV series ‘Platinum Weddings’. The couple, however, managed to sustain their union for only two years and obtained a divorce in 2013.
Ms. Williams is well known for making an appearance on season five of the popular reality show television series ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’. She was also a notable contestant on the reality competition series ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’ (now airing as The New Celebrity Apprentice). Apart from being a television personality and actress, this multi-talented and versatile lady is also a singer who made her music debut with a single ’Flatline’ in 2014. Besides this, Williams is a model who has worked in many music videos and for various calendar spreads. At the present time, she can be seen co-anchoring the show ‘Dish Nation’, a talk show that features celebrity news chaperoned with humorous commentary presented by a team of top American radio personalities.
Early Life: Childhood, Education
She was born Porsha Dyanne Williams in Atlanta, Georgia, United States on June 22, 1981, to parents Diane T. and Hosea Williams II. She has a sibling, a younger sister named Lauren Williams.
For her education, available records show that Ms. Williams attended the Southwest Dekalb High School in Georgia. When she had completed her secondary education, she advanced to obtain tertiary qualifications at the American InterContinental University in Illinois, from which she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in information technology.
Professional Life: Television & Modeling Career
After graduating from college, Porsha Williams started her career in the year 2005 working as a model when she modeled for a calendar.
In 2011, she tied the knot with Kordell Stewart in a lavish wedding that was telecasted on the television series ‘Platinum Weddings’.
A year after her wedding, Williams secured a TV deal as she was cast in season five of the popular reality TV series ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’. After this, she was seen in one episode of ‘The Rickey Smiley Show’ in 2013.
Porsha Williams was seen live on stage in the year 2013 for the musical ‘A Mother’s Love’. The following year, she made her music debut by releasing her first musical track titled ‘Flatline’ through iTunes. She also started co-anchoring the program ‘Dish Nation’. Three years later, the American TV star and influencer became a competitor in the television show ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’ (now branded ‘The New Celebrity Apprentice’). She also earned a feature in an episode of the TV show ‘Star’ in the year 2017.
Also a businesswoman, Ms. Williams owns a brand of hair care products that she launched in the year 2013.
Achievements: Awards & Honors
Williams is one of the most passionate actresses we can think of at this moment. Starting from her days as a teen, she loved acting and singing and modeling as well. The passion she had for acting from an early age has helped a lot in reaching a platform which she deserves. Although her career as a singer, model, and actress hasn’t helped her to win any awards in entertainment or fashion, she has had the privilege of working with many great celebrities and popular figures in the entertainment and showbiz industries, and this has eventually helped her to build a remarkable fanbase for herself.
Personal Life: Relationships, Marriage, Controversies
The TV personality cum model, Porsha Williams, got married to American footballer Kordell Stewart in 2011 and became the stepmother to ball player’s son Syre. Two years after their viral and elaborate wedding, the couple got divorced due to several reasons that none of the parties involved could disclose.
Despite being a successful and inspirational figure in the TV business, Porsha has not been able to stay out of controversial events and scandals in her career. In 2014, she kindled a storm after an argument with Kenya Moore during the filming of the reunion special of the reality TV show ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’ at the Biltmore Hotel. It was reported that Moore called Williams an unfaithful woman and the latter addressed the former as a prostitute. The argument got wild and escalated to the extent that Williams assaulted Moore.
In the same year 2014, Williams got into trouble for driving with a suspended license. She was arrested but was released later the same day.
Porsha Williams Net Worth: Salary, Income Sources
As of the time of filing this report, multiple online sources estimate Ms. Porsha Williams’ net worth to be just below the $1 million mark.
Williams is a talented actress and television personality who has successfully earned the desired reputation and has built her fortune by appearing in several television shows in addition to launching her own brand of merchandise. She first tasted fame when her marriage to a football star went viral in 2011, and she strengthened her popularity when she joined the cast of Bravo’s reality television series ‘The Real Housewives of Atlanta’. Her income has also been strengthened through her music career where she has performed in many video shows, and also through her modeling career which has seen her work with many brands, fetching her thousands of dollars yearly.