LisaGay Hamilton Biography

(Actress)

LisaGay Hamilton is an American actress. LisaGay Hamilton is married to Robin D.G. Kelley.

More about the relationship

LisaGay Hamilton is a married woman. She has been married to Robin D.G. Kelley since August 23, 2009. Robin is a historian and writer.

The couple has not welcomed any children yet and they are living in the View Park-Windsor Hills, Los Angeles, California. Also, there is no sign of divorce between the couple.

Relationship Facts of LisaGay Hamilton

  • LisaGay Hamilton is married to Robin D.G. Kelley.
  • LisaGay Hamilton married on August 23, 2009.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 94 days 💑
  • She does not have any kids as of now.
  • LisaGay Hamilton is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • Her sexual orientation is straight.

Who is LisaGay Hamilton?

LisaGay Hamilton is an American actress. LisaGay Hamilton is popular for her role as Rebecca Washington on ABC’s legal drama ‘The Practice’ from 1997 to 2003.

Also, she is widely known for her character Melissa Thoreau on the TNT comedy-drama ‘Men of a Certain Age’ from 2009 to 2011.

LisaGay Hamilton: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity

She was born on March 25, 1964, in Los Angeles, California. She is currently 56 years old.

Her father’s name is Ira Winslow Hamilton, Jr. and her mother’s name is Albertine “Tina” Blackwell. Her father hailed from Bessemer, Alabama and her mother was from Meridian, Mississipi.

LisaGay’s parents graduated from historically black colleges, as her mother attended Talladega and Ira attended Morehouse.

Her father worked for a while as an engineer and then went into business as a general contractor and her mother eventually earned a master’s degree in social work and worked for the Girl Scouts for many years. LisaGay has an older sister named Heidi Hamilton.

She was interested in theatre since her early ages. She saw several off-Broadway productions such as ‘A Soldier’s Story’, and ‘The First Breeze of Summer’.

LisaGay holds American citizenship and her ethnicity is African-American.

Education, School/College University

She attended Carnegie Mellon University and studied theatre but later changed to New York University’s Tisch Drama School.

She graduated from there in 1975 and earned a second BFA from The Juilliard School in 1989.

LisaGay Hamilton: Professional Life and Career

LisaGay Hamilton began her career from the theatre. She made her notable performance in ‘Measure for Measure’ in the New York Shakespeare Festival. She also appeared in ‘Much Ado About Nothing’, ‘Reckless’, ‘Two Gentlemen of Verona’, and many more.

Hamilton made her breakthrough from the role of a young, aspiring South African singer in ‘Valley Song’ helped her to win several awards and nominations. Then, she appeared as Suzanne Alexader in ‘The Ohio State Murders’.

Hamilton’s other notable film roles include as Lola Jansco in ‘The Truth About Charlie’ in 2002, Jennifer Ayers in ‘The Soloist’ in 2009, Marsha in ‘Lovelace’ in 2013, Rose in ‘Beautiful Boy’ in 2018, Celia in ‘The Last Full Measure’ in 2019, etc.

Also, her other remarkable performances in television include Celia Jones in ‘House of Cards’ in 2016, Kayla Price in ‘The First’ in 2018, and as Bobby Greer in ‘Sorry for Your Loss’ in 2018.

Awards, Nominations

She won Documentary Award for ‘Beah: A Black Woman Speaks’ in 2003, won Locarno Internationa Film Festival Award in the category Best Actress for ‘Nine Lives’ in 2005, won Lady Filmmakers Film Festival Award in the category Best Actress for ‘Redemption Trail’ in 2014, and nominated several times in her career.

LisaGay Hamilton: Net Worth, Salary

She must have earned a huge sum of money from her professional career however, she has not revealed her salary and other income. As per some sources, she has a net worth of $1.3 million as of 2022.

LisaGay Hamilton: Rumors and Controversy

The talented actress has been successful in maintaining her celebrity status and has not been involved in any type of rumors and controversies in her career.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

LisaGay Hamilton has black eyes, black hair, and a height of 5 ft 2 inches. But, other information regarding her weight, body measurement, etc. are not available.

Social Media

Hamilton does not seem to be active on social media like Facebook, Twitter, etc. However, she is active on Instagram but she has hidden information regarding her fan followers.

 

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