Lynn Whitfield Height, Age, Husband, Net worth, Biography & Family

Lynn Whitfield

Lynn Whitfield (born May 6, 1953) is American Producer, and Actress from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA. In fact, Lynn began her career as a theater actress. Soon, she appeared in Hollywood movies in supporting roles. Furthermore, she has also received Primetime Emmy Award for an Outstanding Actress in a Movie.

Whitefield famed for Josephine Baker in a biographical drama movie, “The Josephine Baker Story” (1991). Furthermore, she is featuring in “Nappily Ever After” Netflix movie releasing on September 21, 2018.

Nappily Ever After Film Poster

Moreover, Lynn is playing the role of Paulette Jones. It is a romantic-comedy film director by Haifaa-al-Mansour. The plot of the movie revolves around Violet Jones and her perfect life.

On the other hand, the actors and actresses starring in Nappily Ever After is-

  • Sanaa Lathan (Violet Jones)
  • Lyriq Bent (Will Wright)
  • Ernie Hudson (Richard Jones)
  • Camille Guaty (Wendy)
  • Ricky Whittle (Clint)
  • Daria Jones (Zoe Wright)
  • Brittany S. Hall


Bio, Age, Parents & Early Life

How old is Brian Gibson ex-wife? She was born on 6th of May 1953 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA. As of 2018, Lynn Whitfield’s age is sixty-five, (65) years old.  Furthermore, she is the daughter of Jean Butler (father) and Valerian Smith (mother).

Lynn Whitfield Biography, Age, Parents & Husband

Her father was an Afro-American and mother is White-American. Moreover, she is the eldest among the four children in the family. Lynn holds BFA degree from Howard University.


Personal Affairs, Boyfriend, Spouse & Children

Additionally, she has married a famous Hollywood actor and director in 1974. The name of Lynn Whitfield’s husband is Vantile Whitfield.Lynn Whitfield with daughter Grace Gibson

However, the couple filed the divorce in 1977. The name of Lynn’s second husband is Brain Gibson. Both of them married in 1990 and separated in 1992. Presently, she is single. Whitfield and Gibson have a daughter, Grace Gibson.


Lynn Whitfield Biography, Age, Spouse, Children, Net worth, Height, Weight, Parents & More

Lynn Whitfield Wiki

Personal Life Information
Full Birth NameLynn Whitfield.
Nick nameLynn.
Working AsProducer, and Actress.
AgeSixty-Five (65) years old (As of 2018).
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday6th of May 1953.
Birthplace/HometownBaton Rouge, Louisiana, USA.
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Taurus.
Current ResidenceNew York, USA.
Famous forActed in Greenleaf TV series.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 4".
Centimeters: 163 cm.
Meters: 1.63 m.
WeightKilograms: 55 Kg.
Pounds: 121 lbs.
Bra Size33B.
Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)34-26-35.
Shoe Size (US)6.
Tattoo details?None.
Eye ColorBlack.
Hair ColorBlack.
ParentsFather: Jean Butler.
Mother: Valerian Smith.
SiblingsBrother: Not Known.
Sister: None.
Famous RelativesNot Known
Lynn Whitfield Husband & Relationship
Marital StatusUnmarried.
Dating History?In a relationship with American actor and director, Vantile Whitfield.
BoyfriendVantile Whitfield.
Husband/Spouse Name1. Vantile Whitfield (m. 1974; div. 1977).
2. Brain Gibson (m. 1990; div. 1992).
DaughterGrace Gibson.
Highest QualificationBFA from Howard University.
SchoolHigh School.
College/ UniversityHoward University.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Johnny Depp.
Actress: Jennifer Aniston.
Dream Holiday DestinationMiami.
Favorite ColorPink.
Love to doShopping, and Traveling.
Favorite FoodSea Food.
Lynn Whitfield Net worth
Net Asset$3 Million USD (As of 2018).
Salary Will Update.
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsNot Known
Mobile or Phone NumberN.A.
Email AddressWill update soon.
Official WebsiteNot Available.


Lesser-Known Facts about “Greenfield” Show Actress

Lynn Whitfield Net worth & Income

  • Lynn worked in Black Repertory Company of Washington DC.
  • Then, she moved to New York and appeared in shows like “Showdown” and “The Great Macdaddy”.
  • Currently, the estimated Net worth of Lynn Whitfield is around $3 Million US Dollars (approx) as of 2018.
  • On the other hand, Whitfield acted in movies like “Gone Fishin”, “Stepmom”, “Head of State” and “The Woman”.
  • The 65-year-old won five NAACP Awards.
  • Now, she is working in a negative role of Lady Mae Greenleaf in “Greenleaf” series.
  • In 2017, Brian’s spouse won Gracie Award in a supporting role for Greenleaf drama series.
  • She made her presence on small screen with shows like “The Cheetah Girls”, “Hit the Floor” and “Strong Medicine”.




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