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Terria Joseph is an NY actor, singer, grandmother of two, mother of one terrific singer/writer/civil activist/poet/producer, content senior. She is famous for her role in the films ‘The Police Story’ and ‘The Velvety Forest’.

Relationship Facts of Terria Joseph

Terria Joseph is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

Marital Timeline of Terria Joseph?

Terria Joseph was married to a former flight attendant, Craig Cook.

The couple welcomed a daughter, Alicia Augello Cook who is better known as Alicia Keys.

But the couple could not hold the relationship and divorced in 1983.

The couple separated when Alicia was two years old. They met during their family funeral but there is no sign of a reunion.

Terria is the grandmother of Egypt Daoud Dean and Genesis Ali Dean.

Who is Terria Joseph?

Terria Joseph is an American actress.

She is famous for her role in the films The Police Story’ and ‘The Velvety Forest’. She is also better known for her marriage to Craig Cook.

Terria Joseph: Age, Parents, Siblings, Ethnicity

She was born on May 8, 1950, in Detroit, Michigan, USA. Her birth name is Teresa M. Augello and she is currently 72 years old.

Her father’s name is Joseph L. Augello but her mother’s name is unknown.

Joseph was a News Director, DJ at radio Station WOHO and an actor in the film ‘Lone Ranger’ and ‘Green Hornet series.

She holds American citizenship and her ethnicity is Irish-Italian.

She moved to Toledo, Ohio, at the age of six and spent most of her childhood.

Education, School/College University

She attended the University of Toledo but after one year, she moved to New York City.

There she attended NYU’s prestigious School of the Arts and graduated there in 1971.

Terria Joseph: Professional Life, Awards

She debuted her acting career at the age of 25. Terria Joseph played her first major role in the movie ‘Police Story.

She has starred in more than 70 movies and she is currently working on television series.

Further, she works with her daughter in her acting school and she is the producer of her television series ‘The Velvety Forest’.

She was awarded Best Supporting Actress for the movie ‘Police Story.

She also won the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Television Feature or Miniseries for the movie ‘The Glitter Dome’ in 1984.

Terria along with her daughter was honored with a Visionary Award by the Harlem School of the Arts in October 2015 during the 50th Anniversary Gala.

Net Worth, Salary

She has an estimated net worth of around $8 million and her main source of income is from her acting career.

Her production house, and her acting school.

Terria Joseph: Rumors, Controversy

She likes to keep her profile low.

She has not been involved in any rumors and controversies in her life.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Terria Joseph has a height of 5 ft. 5 inches and she weighs 57 kg.

She has got Auburn hair and brown eyes. Her body measurement is 32-28-32 inches.

Social Media

Terria is not active on any social media like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.


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