Tasha Smith Bio, Age, Husband, Empire, Family, Movies, Net Worth

Tasha Smith Biography

Tasha Smith is an actor, director, and producer from the United States. She got her start on the NBC comedy series Boston Common (1996–97), and she went on to star in a number of films and television shows.

Tasha Smith Age

True is 50 years old as of October 2021. She was born February 28, 1971 in Camden, New Jersey, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 28th February every year.

Tasha Smith Height and Weight

The talented actress stands at a height of 5 ft 7 (1.70 m.) and weight is 56 kg (123 lbs).

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Tasha Smith Family | Parents | Twin Sister

Smith was born in Camden, New Jersey, and was raised by a single mother. She has an identical twin sister Sidra Smith, who currently lives in Harlem. Smith dropped out of Camden High School in her freshman year, and at age 19 moved to California.

Rachel True Husband

Smith married her one-year lover, Keith Douglas, who was also her manager, in December 2010. Smith went to court in November 2014 to seek a restraining order against Douglas, who she said accused her of having affairs with other women in paperwork filed before to the court appearance. Tisha Campbell-Martin, Smith’s companion, served as a character witness.

In March of 2015, the final divorce decree was issued. Smith, on the other hand, challenged the divorce, claiming that Douglas withheld facts from her that she should have known prior to the marriage. Douglas, Smith claimed, was not the “man of the cloth” he pretended to be during their romance. She also stated that she would not have married Douglas if she had known about his background. Douglas’ background was alleged to include five marriages before he married Smith, several children he did not claim or disclose to Smith, and nearly a decade of non-payment of income taxes. In December 2015, the judge in the case awarded Smith an annulment of the marriage based on Douglas’s dishonesty.

Tasha Smith Career

Smith got her start as an actress with a small role in the parody film Twin Sitters (1994). She later starred in the NBC satire sitcom Boston Common from 1996 to 1997. Later in 1997, Tom Arnold portrayed her in another brief comedy series on The WB, The Tom Show. She briefly had a minor role in the HBO miniseries The Corner in 2000, in which she played a pharmaceutical addict. Smith has guest appearances on The Parkers, Without a Trace, Nip/Tuck, and Girlfriends in the 2000s. She has appeared in a variety of films, including Playas Ball (2003), The Whole Ten Yards (2004), and ATL (2006).

Tyler Perry

Smith plays played parts in different Tyler Perry projects. In 2007, she showed up as the fundamental bad guy in the lighthearted comedy dramatization film, Daddy’s Little Girls. She assumed the part of Angela Williams in the Why Did I Get Married? (2007), and its continuation Why Did I Get Married Too? (2010). The job she later played in the parody series dependent on films, Tyler Perry’s For Better or Worse.

Smith also co-featured close by Ice Cube and Keke Palmer in the family satire dramatization film, The Longshots (2008). In Pastor Brown, she co-starred alongside Salli Richardson, Nicole Ari Parker, and Michael B. Jordan in a lighthearted comedy film called Couples Retreat (2009). (2010). She showed up in 2011, in the satire dramatization film Jumping the Broom close by Angela Bassett and Paula Patton, and in 2014, she played a psychotherapist in the suggestive spine chiller, Addicted.


In 2014, she additionally was projected in a common job in the Fox dramatization series Empire as Carol Hardaway, Cookie Lyon’s more youthful sister.

In 2015, Smith made her first time at the helm with the short film Boxed in, which debuted during the nineteenth Annual American Black Film Festival. Smith coordinated the TV film When Love Kills: The Falicia Blakely Story, featuring Lil Mama and Lance Gross and it depends on a genuine story, in 2017 . It debuted to 1.6 million watchers, positioning as TV One’s #1 unique film debut ever among every single key demo. In October 2017, she likewise coordinated a scene in the BET dramatization treasury series Tales. Smith filled in as Mary J. Blige’s acting mentor for her part in Mudbound.

Subsequently,  in 2019, Smith showed up in the satire dramatization film Dolemite Is My Name, and featured inverse Lisa Kudrow and Whitney Cummings in the Amazon parody pilot Good People. Likewise that year, she coordinated scenes of Star, 9-1-1 and Black Lightning. In 2020, Smith also coordinated the scene “Heritage” on the Starz TV series P-Valley. In 2021, Smith set to direct and Starz show series Black Mafia Family.


  • ATL
  • You, Me and Dupree
  • Glass House: The Good Mother
  • Love… & Other 4 Letter Words
  • Daddy’s Little Girls
  • Why Did I Get Married?
  • The Longshots
  • Couples Retreat
  • Why Did I Get Married Too?
  • Pastor Brown
  • Something Like a Business
  • Jumping the Broom
  • Addicted
  • Boxed in
  • Polaris
  • When Love Kills: The Falicia Blakely Story
  • Running Out of Time
  • The One You Never Forget
  • Dolemite Is My Name

Tasha Smith TV Shows

  • All of Us
  • Finnegan
  • The Game
  • Meet the Browns
  • Tyler Perry’s For Better or Worse
  • Chopped
  • Empire
  • Power
  • Star
  • RuPaul’s Drag Race
  • Daytime Divas
  • Good People
  • Big Sky

Tasha Smith Salary and Net Worth

The amazingly talented actress has an estimated net worth of $2 million which she has accumulated from her years of being an actress. However, details of her annual salary are not known to the public yet.