Who is Alex Sykes?
Alex Niedbalski, better known as Alex Sykes, was born in France; the actual date and place of her birth is unknown in the media. She is probably best recognized for being the wife of Wanda Sykes, a famous actress and writer, known for being the winner of a Primetime Emmy Award.
Fishing with friends. Again, Alex caught the biggest catch…so far. Proud wife tweet. pic.twitter.com/d0Ds1ppRXS
— Wanda Sykes (@iamwandasykes) June 30, 2013
Early Life and Popularity through Marriage
Alex Sykes met Wanda Sykes in 2006 and the couple eventually married in a private ceremony on the 25th October 2008, and a month later both of them achieved considerable popularity/notoriety, when Wanda decided to reveal her sexuality and their marriage. Furthermore, they welcomed twins in April of the following year, when Alex gave birth to twin babies – a boy, named Lucas Claude Sykes, and a girl, named Olivia Lou Sykes. They divide their time between their homes in Los Angeles, California and Media, Pennsylvania.
Wanda Sykes is well-known for being an actress, comedian and writer. Her career started in 1987, and she initially performed as a stand-up comedian at a Coors Light Super Talent Showcase in Washington, DC., as well as at Caroline’s Comedy Club in New York City. At the same time, Wanda also started pursuing her career as a writer, and eventually in 1997 joined the writing team of “The Chris Rock Show”, which later led her to being nominated for four Emmy Awards, and winning one of them for Outstanding Writing for a Variety, Music, or Comedy Special in 1999, helping to add a considerable amount to her wealth.
Gon' fishin. pic.twitter.com/xZgQAQHJjg
— Wanda Sykes (@iamwandasykes) June 14, 2015
However, Wanda’s breakthrough came in 2001, when she was chosen to appear in the TV series “Curb Your Enthusiasm”, which ran until 2011. Concurently,in 2003 she launched her own TV show entitled “Wanda At Large”, which was followed by her starring in the role of Ruby in the film “Monster-in-Law” (2005), winning a BET Comedy Award for Outstanding Vaudevillian in a Theatrical Film. Three years later, she started portraying Barb Baran in the TV series “The New Adventures Of Old Christine”, running until 2010. Her next major role came as Daphne Lido in the TV series “Black-ish” (2015-present), and she also featured as Dr. Karl in the 2016 film “Bad Moms”, reprising in its spin-off “A Bad Moms Christmas” (2017). Moreover, Wanda did a voice over in the “Ice Age” film series, played Ruth in the 2017 film “Snatched”, was chosen to provide the voice of Gregoria in the TV series “Vampirina” (2017-present), and played Prison Matron in the film “Hurricane Bianca: From Russia with Hate” (2018). She is currently filming “The Wedding Year”, which will certainly increase her net worth in the forthcoming years.
Alex Sykes Net Worth
If to talk about her net worth, authoritative sources estimate that Alex Sykes’ wealth is now well over $1 million, accumulated from her multi-faceted career now spanning over 30 years. Additionally, her partner Wanda’s net worth is estimated to be over $6 million, so the two together are certainly relatively well-off.