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.
Gave birth to her first child, a girl named Dakota Tao Brooks-Woodside, on September 1, 2009. Father is longtime boyfriend D.B. Woodside.
Had a cat named Saeku.
She is a classically trained dancer, both studying and teaching ballet, jazz and modern dance.
Active with actors such as Danny Glover, in the Robey Theater Company.
Voulunteers with the Pediatric AIDS Foundation and AIDS Project Los Angeles.
Classically trained dancer. Studied and taught ballet, jazz, and modern dance.
Earned 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.
Her uncle teaches at Berkeley High School in Berkeley, California.
Was a figure skating competitor and won several trophies when she was younger.