Camille Cosby is a television producer, author, and philanthropist. Her husband, the well-known comedian “Bill Cosby,” is also famous.

Wiki, Bio, Family, Siblings, Childhood & Education

Camille Cosby was born in Washington, DC, to “Guy A Hanks Sr.” Her father was a chemist, and her mother, “Catherine C Hanks,” was a nursery worker. She is the eldest of the family’s four children. She and her family moved to Washington, Maryland, shortly after her birth.

Camille is a distant cousin of Tom Hanks, the famous actor. Her ancestors traced back to “Abraham Lincoln,” the 16th President of the United States. Camille’s parents are both employed and have never had financial difficulties.

Camille has done well in school. She attended Maryland University for higher studies and studied psychology after graduating from ‘St. Cyprian’s and ‘St. Cecilia’s Academy.’

Camille Cosby’s Age, Height, Weight, and Body Dimensions

Camile Cosby, who was born on March 20, 1944, is 78 years old as of today, June 29, 2022. Her height is 1.70 m and she weighs 60 kg.

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Camille Cosby posing for a photograph(source Instagram)

Camille Cosby’s Profession & Career

She began her acting career in the mid-1980s on ‘The Cosby Show.’ Camille started working for the promotion of African-American literature in 1987.

In the mid-1990s, she wrote the foreword to Thelma Williams’ novel ‘Our Family Table: Recipes and Food Memories from African-American Life Models.’ She wrote the preface to a few more books that highlight the importance of the African American community.

‘Television’s Imageable Influences: The Self-Perception of Young African-Americans,’ her first book, was published in 1994. This was followed by several other books, including ‘The Other Side of Color: African American Art’ and ‘A Wealth of Wisdom: Legendary African American Elders Speak.’

She was a co-producer for the play ‘Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters’ First 100 Years,’ based on the book of the same name. This play became very popular and was given television rights.

She also served as executive producer for her documentary film ‘Ennis’ Gift’ in 2000. Camille also produced the television movie ‘Sylvia’s Path,’ followed by the animated film Fat Albert’ in 2002. (2004).

Achievements and Awards

Camille Cosby wrote the preface to “Dear Success Seeker: Wisdom from Outstanding Women” in 2009. In 1994, she published “Imageable Influences: The Self-Perception,” a book that examines the negative impact of disparaging images of African Americans in the media.

She published her book “The Other Side of Color: African American Art” in 2001, focusing on her art collection. Cosby and Renee Poussaint edited the book “A Wealth of Wisdom: Legendary American African Elders Speak” in 2004.

Cosby co-produced the Broadway play “Having Our Say: The Delany Sisters’ First 100 Years,” a huge success.

She created the popular web series OBKB,’ inspired by the concept of ‘Kids Say the Darndest Things,’ in 2009. The show was a success, lasting three seasons between 2010 and 2012. The show aired approximately thirty hilarious episodes.

Camille Cosby’s Husband, Marriage & Relationship

Camille met Bill Cosby while she was attending college. She was a struggling stand-up comedian at the time. She dropped out of college in the middle of her studies after falling in love with Bill.

They eventually married each other in 1964. She was only nineteen years old at the time. Camille pursued her college education and graduated after settling into her married life. She gained a lot of confidence as a result of her graduation.

Erika Cosby, Erinn Cosby, Ennis Cosby, Ensa Cosby, and Evin Cosby are Camille and Bill’s five children. “Ennis Cosby,” one of her children, was murdered in 1997 at 27. Erika Cosby is a well-known painter. Ensa died on February 23, 2018, at 44, from a renal ailment while waiting for a kidney transplant.

Cosby has been accused of sexual assault by her husband, “Bill Cosby.” Several women have accused him of sexually assaulting them throughout his career. Despite admitting her husband’s wrongdoings, she has never called him a rapist.

Camille Cosby’s Salary and Net Worth

Camille Cosby’s net worth as of June 2022 is $22 million. She has amassed a substantial fortune as a US manager, actress, director, and producer.

She has produced her husband’s Geffen Records albums since 1987 and 1991. Camille has appeared in television shows and films such as “The Cosby Show” (1986), “Obkb” (2009), “Sylvia’s Path” (2002), and “Fat Albert” (2004). She directed the video documentary “Bill Cosby: 49” (1987) and served as an executive producer on the film “No Dreams Deferred” (1994). “With Love,” “Ennis’ Gift,” “Bill Cosby: Mr. Sapolsky,” and “Having Our Say: The Delaney Sisters’ First 100 Years” are among her credits.

Quick Facts

Celebrated Name Camille Cosby
Real Name/Full Name Camille Cosby
Gender Female
Age 78 years old
Birth Date March 20, 1944
Birth Place Washington, D.C. US
Nationality American
Height 1.70 M
Weight 60 kg
Sexual Orientation Straight
Marital Status Married
Husband/Spouse (Name) Bill Cosby (M. 1964)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter) Ennis Cosby, Ensa Cosby, Erika Ranee, Erinn Chalene Cosby, Evin Harrah Cosby
Dating/Boyfriend (Name) N/A
Is Camile Cosby Lesbian? No
Profession Film Producer, Television producer, Author, Actor, Businessperson, Record producer
Salary NA
Net Worth $22 million
Brands N/A
Hobbies N/A

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