Golden Brooks Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Golden Ameda Brooks was born on 1 December 1970, in San Francisco, California USA. She is aN actress perhaps best known for her role in the television show called “Girlfriends”. During her career, Golden has been nominated for such awards as BET Comedy Award, Image Award and Black Reel Award. Of course, Golden has appeared in many more movie and television shows as she has been working as an actress for more than 20 years. As she is now 44 years old, she still continues receiving invitations to appear in various projects and this helps her to remain popular and successful.

If you consider how rich Golden Brooks is, it can be said that Golden’s estimated net worth is over $8 million. There is no doubt that she has mainly gained this sum of money through her appearances in various movies and television shows. There is still a high chance that her net worth will become higher.

Golden Brooks Net Worth $8 Million

When Golden was still very young she began learning dance, and also participated in various competitions as a figure skater. Brooks graduated from UC Berkeley with a degree in media studies and theater, and later continued her studies at the Sarah Lawrence College. After graduating Golden became a part of the Rodney Theater Company, then in 1993 Golden started working in the television industry; the first show that she appeared in was “The Adventures of Pete & Pete”., and this was the time when Golden Brooks’ net worth began growing. Later she also appeared in such shows as “Linc’s”, “The Jamie Fox Enterprise”, “Promised Land”, “Haunted”, “Enterprise” among others. In 2000 Golden received an invitation to portray one of her most famous roles, in the television show called “Girlfriends”, during the making of which Brooks had an opportunity to work with such actors as Tracee Ellis Ross, Persia White, Jill Marie Jones, Flex Alexander among others. This show aired until 2008 and it had a huge impact on the growth of Golden Brooks’ net worth.

In addition to her work in the television industry, Golden has also worked in the movie industry, appearing in such films as “Hell’s Kitchen”, “Motives”, “Beauty Shop”, “A Good Man is Hard to Find”, “The Perfect Gift”, The Great Divide” and others. All these appearances also contributed to Golden’s net worth. As mentioned, Brooks continues working on future television shows and movies. Hopefully she will continue working for as long for as she will be able to.

If to talk about Golden’s personal life, it can be said that she has one child with her former boyfriend, D.B. Woodside. All in all, Golden Brooks is a talented and beautiful woman, who has worked and improved her skills from the very young age. Although Brooks does not have many world-famous movies or television shows on her filmography list, she is still respected and acclaimed in both movie and television industries. If Golden will continue appearing in various projects there is a high chance that she will become even more popular and that she will gain more fans from different parts of the world.

Quick Facts

Birth date: December 1, 1970
Birth place: Fresno, California, United States
Height:5 ft 5 in (1.67 m)
Profession:Actor, Dance Instructor
Education:Sarah Lawrence College, University of California, Berkeley
Nationality:United States of America
Children:Dakota Tao Brooks-Woodside
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Gave birth to her first child, a girl named Dakota Tao Brooks-Woodside, on September 1, 2009. Father is longtime boyfriend D.B. Woodside.
2Had a cat named Saeku.
3She is a classically trained dancer, both studying and teaching ballet, jazz and modern dance.
4Active with actors such as Danny Glover, in the Robey Theater Company.
5Voulunteers with the Pediatric AIDS Foundation and AIDS Project Los Angeles.
6Classically trained dancer. Studied and taught ballet, jazz, and modern dance.
7Earned a Bachelor's degree in Sociology (with a concentration on "Media Representation of Minorities") from UC-Berkeley, where she minored in Theater. She went on to earn a Master's degree from Sarah Lawrence College.
8Her uncle teaches at Berkeley High School in Berkeley, California.
9Was a figure skating competitor and won several trophies when she was younger.


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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010Grand Jury PrizeAmerican Black Film FestivalBest ActorThe Inheritance (2011)
2004BET Comedy AwardBET Comedy AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy SeriesGirlfriends (2000)

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2008Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actress in a Comedy SeriesGirlfriends (2000)
2005Black ReelBlack Reel AwardsBest Actress, Independent FilmMotives (2004)
2003Image AwardImage AwardsOutstanding Actress in a Comedy SeriesGirlfriends (2000)


Filmography

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
My B.F.F.2017completedSharice Brown
Almost Amazing2016post-productionWendy
Nicki2016TV Series pre-productionMonique
Supermodel2016post-productionPatricia Gillard
He Watches Over Mepost-productionJasmine
The White Sistaspost-productionStone White
Blunt Talk2015-2016TV SeriesVivian
Definitely Divorcing2016Tonisha
Second Chance Christmas2014TV Movie
Hart of Dixie2012-2013TV SeriesRuby Jeffries
The Great Divide2012Kim
In Sickness and in Health2012TV MovieHope
A Beautiful Soul2012Anita Stevens
The Exes2011TV SeriesBree Miller
The Perfect Gift2011Sandra Harris
The Inheritance2011/IKaren
The Mudman2011Mother
Polish Bar2010Ebony
CSI: Miami2008TV SeriesPam Dashell
A Good Man Is Hard to Find2008VideoRachel
Girlfriends2000-2008TV SeriesMaya Denise Wilkes Maya Wilkes Maya
Something New2006/ISuzette
Eve2005TV SeriesLaDonna
Beauty Shop2005Chanel
Star Trek: Enterprise2004TV SeriesAlicia Travers
Motives2004VideoAllannah James
Haunted2002TV SeriesRachel Landry
Impostor2001Cale's Sister
Asylum2001ShortAngela
Moesha2001TV SeriesMaya Wilkes
The Jamie Foxx Show2000TV SeriesNancy
The Parkers2000TV SeriesChris
Timecode2000Onyx Richardson
Linc's1998-2000TV SeriesCeCe Jennings / CeCe
Promised Land1999TV SeriesErica Sims
Zero Stress1998ShortThe Dancer
Hell's Kitchen1998Gold
Drive by: A Love Story1997ShortYoung Tuli
The Adventures of Pete & Pete1996TV SeriesHeather

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Girlfriends2007TV Series writer - 1 episode

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The White Sistasexecutive producer post-production

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
She's Got a Plan2016Herself
The 47th NAACP Image Awards2016TV MovieHerself
The 46th Annual NAACP Image Awards2015TV SpecialHerself
Hollywood Divas2014TV SeriesHerself
The Real2014TV SeriesHerself
According to Him + Her2014TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Ghost Stories2014TV Series documentaryHerself
Black Girls Rock! 20132013TV MovieHerself
The Mo'Nique Show2011TV SeriesHerself
Straight from the Horses Mouth2009VideoHerself
39th NAACP Image Awards2008TV SpecialHerself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2006TV SeriesHerself
106 & Park Top 10 Live2005TV SeriesHerself
Infanity2005TV Series documentaryHerself
The Making of 'Motives'2004Video short documentaryHerself
BET Comedy Awards2004TV SpecialHerself
4th Annual BET Awards2004TV SpecialHerself
The Sharon Osbourne Show2004TV SeriesHerself
35th NAACP Image Awards2004TV SpecialHerself - Co-Host
Vibe Awards2003TV SpecialHerself
34th NAACP Image Awards2003TV SpecialHerself
The 16th Annual Soul Train Music Awards2002TV SpecialHerself
Source Awards 20012001TV SpecialHerself
The Test2001TV SeriesHerself - Panelist

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