Teyonah Parris

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Teyonah Parris bio, net worth, height, boyfriend

Teyonah Parris Wikis

Real NameTeyonah Parris
BirthdaySeptember 22, 1987
BirthplaceHopkins, South Carolina,, U.S.
Zodiac SignVirgo
Net Worth$2 million

Teyonah Parris is an American actress best known for her roles on the popular TV shows Mad Men and Survivor’s Remorse. She portrayed Monica Rambeau in WandaVision and will reprise the role in the upcoming film, The Marvels. 

Originally from Hopkins, South Carolina, Teyonah Parris was born on 22 September 1987 under the star sign Virgo. The 33-year-old actress is American by nationality and belongs to the African-American ethnicity. She attended South Carolina Governor’s School for the Arts & Humanities before graduating from the Juilliard School.

Net Worth, Salary, and Income

Parris made her TV debut in 2010, making a guest appearance on The Good Wife. She landed a recurring role of Dawn Chambers in the AMC drama series Mad Men in 2012. She had her breakthrough role in 2014 in the film Dear White People. The same year, she began starring in the Starz comedy series Survivor’s Remorse.


In 2015, Parris starred in the drama film Chi-Raq. She played the leading role in Where Children Play and starred in Five Nights in Maine, alongside David Oyelowo. She also played Miki Howard, R&B/Jazz singer, in the biopic The Miki Howard Story.

In 2016, Parris played the leading role in the drama film Buffalo Soldier Girl. The following year, she landed a recurring role of Detective Pamela Rose on the Fox prime-time soap opera Empire. She then landed a leading role on the CBS drama pilot Murder in early 2018.


In the 2018 Off-Broadway production of Slave Play, Parris played the lead role of Kaneisha at the New York Theatre Workshop. She plays the adult version of Monica Rambeau in the Disney+ series WandaVision. She is set to reprise the role in the upcoming film The Marvels. 

The WandaVision actress has accrued a hefty net worth from her impressive acting career. As of 2021, she has an estimated net worth of $2 million.

Dating, Boyfriend, and Marriage

Parris is still unmarried and appears to be single. To date, she hasn’t addressed her relationship status to the media and the public. She hasn’t even made any posts on social media that suggest that she is in a relationship with someone.


It seems the Empire actress prefers to keep some part of her personal life private. As she is nearly in her mid-30s, she has likely dated a few men in the past or could be dating someone at present. But unless she confirms her relationship status, her fans have no choice but to assume that she is single.

Family, Parents, and Siblings

The Marvels star is the second child born to her parents.

Teyonah Parris Parents, Family, Siblings
Teyonah Parris with her parents.

She grew up alongside two siblings – both brothers. Her parents always encouraged her to do something big. The identity of her parents and siblings remains unknown.

Body Measurements: Height and Weight

Parris stands tall at the height of 5 feet 5 inches. She has a well-maintained fit body that weighs around 59 kgs. She has black curly hair and dark brown eyes.

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