Porsha Williams Biography
Porsha Dyanne Williams, known by her previous wedded name Porsha Stewart, is an American TV personality, actress, singer, and model.
In 2011, she grabbed the media’s attention after she was hitched to football player Kordell Stewart in an intricate ceremony aired on the TV series “Platinum Weddings,” despite the fact that they encountered a broadly publicized divorce in 2013.
Porsha Williams Early life and Education
Porsha Williams was born on 22nd June 1981, in Atlanta, Georgia. Her parents, Diane T. Williams (mother) and Hosea Williams II (father) run their own business. She has a younger sister, Lauren Williams. Her paternal granddad, late Hosea Williams was a prominent civil rights activist.
Williams attended Southwest Dekalb High School in Decatur, Georgia. She later moved to Illinois to study business information technology at the American InterContinental University in Schaumburg.
Porsha Williams Acting, Modeling, & Singing Career
As a teenager, Williams appeared in music videos in quest of a career in the modeling industry. At the age of 24, she opened a daycare facility explaining that “it just was in my blood to want to own something for myself” given her parents’ careers. In 2005, William was featured for the Atlanta Dymes’ “pin-up” calendar as a model.
In 2012, Williams appeared on the 5th season of the reality TV series “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.” In 2014, she began a career in the music industry with the released of her single “Flatline” under Kandi Koated Entertainment record label.
In 2016, Williams participated in the 8th season of the reality competition show, “The Celebrity Apprentice,” now known as The New Celebrity Apprentice.
On 18th November 2012, William debuted TV appearance on “The Real Housewives of Atlanta,” on its fifth season’s third episode after Bravo announced the new cast Williams and Kenya Moore in September 2012. She was shown, conflicting with Moore during a charity event.
She additionally announced that she intended to have children with Stewart, although she later visited a therapist after they began encountering marital difficulties around two years of marriage, Stewart petitioned for separation from Williams in March 2013.
Their separation was finalized in December 2013; Williams got none of his property or earnings through the settlement.
On 17th March 2014, Williams released her debut single “Flatline” via iTunes Store. Later that month, Williams got media attention after a squabble with Moore while taping the 6th season reunion for “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.”
Moore says that Williams was unfaithful during her marriage; after Williams called Moore a “slut from the ’90s” and Moore yelled that Williams was “a dumb ho” from a megaphone, Williams assaulted Moore. Moore later threatened to quit the series if Williams was to remain, remarking that “we’ve become angry with each other, we’ve threatened each other and gone to the edge.
But at the end of the day, we know there’s a line.” On 29th December 2014, Williams was arrested for speeding with a suspended license but was discharged the same day.
In September 2015, Bravo reported that Porsha Williams had signed to be a full-time housewife once again, alongside newcomer actress Kim Fields. On 28th January 2016, it was announced that she is participating as a contestant on The New Celebrity Apprentice.
Porsha Williams Married, Children, Divorce, Dating
Williams started dating footballer Kordell Stewart while she was working at the Lucky Lounge in Atlanta, Georgia. The couple wedded in a detailed service in May 2011, which was taped and communicate for the WE TV series “Platinum Weddings.”
Through the marriage, she turned into the stepmother to his minor-matured child Syre from his past association with Tania Richardson.
Porsha Williams Net Worth, Salary, Income, Earning
Porsha Williams earns a good sum of money in her career. Being an American TV personality, actress, singer, and model, she has several sources of income. She has also done modeling for several fashion brands and the line through which she receives a decent amount of money as endorsements.
Allocating information from the several sources, it is found out that her current net worth as per 2018 is expected around $500,000.