Katt Williams is a very popular American stand-up comedian and actor. Katt Williams is best known for his role as Money Mike in the movie Friday After Next (2002).
Table of Biography
Katt Williams was born on 2nd September 1971 in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States. This makes her 50 years old as of now. Her full name is Micah “Katt” Williams. Likewise, she was born under the sun sign Virgo and follows Christianity. Likewise, an American actor belongs to the American nationality. Whereas, he spent much of his childhood in Dayton, United States. Talking about his parents, he is the son of John Cornell Willimas (father) and Brenda Louise(mother).
Williams studied at Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School. Later, he attended Colonel White High School for his further studies. When Katt was 12 years old, he won several awards for his science projects which gained him a full scholarship to National Science Academy, Dayton.
Katt Williams began performing comedy in his hometown neighborhood, Avondale. After that, he became regular for performing routinely in clubs across Oklahoma and Oakland. Katt perfected his comic sense and shared his delivery time to crack out good humor.
Likewise, in 1999, he established his name as a noteworthy comedian on the entertainment circuit. He appeared on stage at the likes of The Improv, The Comedy Club, The Hollywood Park Casino, and The Icehouse.
Similarly, along with his comedy career, he also took off his acting career. In 2002, Williams made his tv debut with the American drama NYPD Blue. In the same year, he appeared in wild n Out and played for several seasons of the show. At the end of 2002, he also appeared in films with the stone comedy Friday After Next. This film earned him worldwide recognition and gave him a global fan base.
Likewise, he appeared in his first flagship show, Katt Williams: Live: Let a Playa Play, in 2006. In the same year, he came up with his 2nd stand-up comedy show, The Pimp Chronicles. Part 1. After that, he came up with a comedy piece This Shit Right Here Nigga. Both shows extended his fan base and made him more popular.
In 2007, he appeared in a stand-up comedy film American hustle and this film established him as a mainstream comedian. In the same year, he did a voice role in The Boondocks and also played as an on-stage stand-up comedian in Grand Theft Auto IV. Then, he played the recurring role of Bobby Shaw in the series My Wife and Kids. Also, he served as a roastmaster for Comedy Central’s Roast of Flavor Flav.
Also, he appeared in supporting roles in movies like Norbit, First Sunday, Lonely Street, Cats & Dogs: The Revenge of the Kitty Galore, Internet Dating, Marshals, and many more. Further, in 2008, Katt bring his second HBO comedy special, a political stand-up titled It’s Pimpin Pimpin. Likewise, he also performed as a host in Katt Williams Presents: Katthouse and appeared in the documentaries Katt Williams: Pimpadelic and Katt Williams: 9 lives.
In 2012, he was seen in his 3rd HBO comedy special titled Kattpacalypse and he announced his retirement on 3rd December. Whereas, in 2013, he moved on his Growth Spurt Tour and returned to HBO with a new show Willimas: Priceless: Afterlife under the direction of Spike Lee.
Apart from comedy and acting, Katt also tried his singing. He has rapped many songs for artists such as The Game, Baby Bash, and Suga Free Under the name Money Mike. In 2006, Katt unofficially joined new York rapper Camron’s group The Diplomats as an artist. While in 2013, together with hell Rell, he released a diss song Lames in the Game.
Awards and Net worth
In the year 2018, won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series for playing the role of Willie in Atlanta: Alligator Man. In 2018, he was nominated for Gold Derby Awards and also nominated for the OFTA Television Award.
As a comedian and actor, Katt Williams has collected a decent sum of money. As of 2022, his net worth estimates at more than $10 million and he has not disclosed his income and salary in public yet.
Katt Williams married Quadirah Locus. The couple has one son, Micah Wiliams, and a daughter. Leane Williams. Sadly, Katt and Locus separated. From 2014 to 2016, he was in a relationship with Arica Jane. Likewise, their relationship does not last long. After that, he started dating Jhonni Blaze in April 2016.
Body measurement and Social media
An American actor and comedian has a height of 5 feet 5 inches (1.5 m) and weighs around 65 kg (143 lbs). Likewise, Williams has a pair of dark brown eyes and black hair.
His Instagram account @kattwilliams has 490k followers. Whereas, his Twitter account @KattWilliams has more than 2.1 million followers. Moreover, his Facebook account has more than 7.7 million followers.