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Kenya Barris was born on 9 August, 1974 in Los Angeles, California, United States, is an American television writer and producer. Discover Kenya Barris's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 46 years old?

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Occupation Television producer, screenwriter
Age 47 years old
Zodiac Sign Leo
Born 9 August 1974
Birthday 9 August
Birthplace Los Angeles, California, United States
Nationality American

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Who Is Kenya Barris's Wife?

His wife is Dr. Rainbow Edwards-Barris (m. 1999)

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Wife Dr. Rainbow Edwards-Barris (m. 1999)
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Children 6

Kenya Barris Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Kenya Barris worth at the age of 47 years old? Kenya Barris’s income source is mostly from being a successful Television producer. He is from American. We have estimated Kenya Barris's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $75 million
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Net Worth in 2019 Pending
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Source of Income Television producer

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In 2020, Barris made his acting debut in a series developed by himself and ordered by Netflix. Titled #BlackAF, it co-stars Rashida Jones.


Barris has created numerous television shows, including the critically acclaimed Black-ish. The award-winning series also has two spin-offs, Grown-ish and Mixed-ish. He was a writer for The Game and Soul Food. Barris co-created and produced America's Next Top Model with Tyra Banks. He penned the film Girls Trip. He co-produced the 2019 film Little and co-wrote the screenplay for the 2019 theatrical release, Shaft.

In 2019, Black-ish won several NAACP Image Awards. It was named best comedy series and Tracee Ellis Ross and Anthony Anderson took acting honors. Black-ish was the winner of the Entertainment and Children's Peabody Award in 2016. Barris and Black-ish also won the 2017 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series.

He is married to Rania "Rainbow" Barris, an anesthesiologist and the inspiration behind Tracee Ellis Ross' character on Black-ish, On August 9, 2019, he filed for divorce. On May 15, 2020, he filed a request for dismissal of his divorce and is awaiting the petition to be thrown out by the judge.


Barris was nominated for the same award in 2018. He was also nominated for a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series in 2016, a Gold Derby Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television Comedy in 2016, and a PGA Award for Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy Black-ish in 2014. In 2016, Barris won the Rod Serling Award for Advancing Social Justice Through Popular Media.

In 2018, he donated $1 million to Clark Atlanta University, and was granted an honorary doctorate in humane letters.


Kenya Barris (born August 9, 1974) is an American television writer, actor, and producer.