Who Is Actress Stacey Dash from “Clueless”? Her Wiki and Age
Stacey Lauretta Dash was born either on 20 January 1967, which means that her zodiac sign is Capricorn and she is 51. Dash, born in The Bronx, New York City USA, is best known as the actress who worked on projects such as “Clueless”, one of the ‘90s cult teenage movies, “Renaissance Man” and “View from the Top”. She has also appeared in music videos such as “All Falls Down” by Kanye West.
Spouse and Kids
So just how rich is Stacey Dash as of mid-2018? According to authoritative sources, this actress has a net worth of over $8 million, with her wealth being accumulated from her over three decades long career in the previously mentioned field. Stacey hasn’t disclosed information regarding any assets such as houses or cars.
Parents and Background
When it comes to Dash’s ethnicity, she is of African-American and Mexican descent. Her mom, Linda is of Mexican-American ancestry, and her father, Dennis is an African-American. She has a stepfather, as her mother remarried, and also has a younger brother named Darien, who is the founder of DME Interactive. Stacey was a student of Paramus High School and matriculated in 1985. She naturally has dark hair and eyes, but sometimes dyes her hair honey blonde, which also suits her complexion. Speaking about her body measurements, Stacey is 5 ft 4ins (1.63 m) tall and weighs 125 lbs (57 kg). According to the photos available on the internet, the actress has a slim and fit figure.
As of the early 2000s, she worked on numerous projects, including “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”, a critically appraised crime television series, and “Paper Soldiers”, portraying Tamika in the latter and working alongside Kevin Hart, Jay Z and her cousin Damon Dash. In 2003, Stacey appeared in “View from the Top”, and in the next year made an appearance in Kanye West’s video for his song “All Falls Down”. As of 2007, she played one of the main characters of “Ghost Image”, a thriller movie directed by Jack Snyder, and two years after that, she joined the cast of “The Game” in the role of Camille Rose. During 2011, Stacy portrayed Valerie Stokes in “Single Ladies”, and continuing to work at a rapid pace, she played Kendra Birch in “The Thinning”. When it comes to her future projects, these include “Dawgtown”, “The Dawn” and “7th Secret”. Overall, she has had close to 60 acting gigs over the course of more than two decades, and we are sure that there is still more to come for this talented actress.
Controversy and Politics
Dash has openly spoken about the traumas and problems she has faced in private life. She revealed that she was molested as a child by a family friend, and that she was doing cocaine in her teens and 20s. Besides that, she has somehow dated abusive men numerous times, but has used all of those experiences to help her children, and teach them important lessons as well as to protect them. When it comes to her political views, Dash supported Barack Obama in 2008, nonetheless in the next election she endorsed Mitt Romney, which led to her receiving a backlash on the internet. In 2013, she criticized Jay-Z and Beyonce on their trip to Cuba. Speaking about the latest elections, she supported Republican candidate Donald Trump. Her views on abortion are controversial as well, as she played Mildred Jefferson, the first black woman to graduate from Harvard Medical School and the president of National Right to Life, the oldest national pro-life organization in America; the title card of the movie reads “Abortion is the #1 killer of African Americans in the United States.”
Being in the entertainment industry, Dash is active on social media as well, and has Instagram and Twitter accounts – on the former she is followed by almost 90,000 people and she often posts photos from her private life, including of her children. In addition, the actress has a tendency to post inspirational biblical quotes.