Sherri Shepherd Biography

Birthday: 1967-04-22
Place of Birth: Chicago, Illinois USA
Height: 5' 1" (1.55 m)
Wiki Biography: Sherri was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. When she was 11, her family moved to suburb of Hoffman Estates. Her father, Lawrence was a food service manager at Sambos Restaurant; and her mom, LaVerne cleaned homes. Sherri started her stand-up career in 1990 while working in Beverly Hills as a legal secretary. In 1995, she took the big plunge, stepped out on faith, and quit her secretarial job. 12 days later she booked her first series as a regular on the WB's "Cleghorne!" (1995). It lasted only a season; and since unemployment didn't pay the bills but typing did, Sherri had to go back to the law firm for the next three years. She is best-known for her role as Ramona on ABC's "Less Than Perfect" (2002). Not leaving her stand-up roots, Sherri still performs regularly at the Comedy Store, the Laugh Factory and the Improv.

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Filmography

TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Cleghorne! 1995 Comedy
Holding the Baby (US) Miss Boggs 1998 - 1998
Emeril Melva LeBlanc 2001 - 2001
Less Than Perfect Ramona Platt 2002 - 2006 Comedy
Untitled Patricia Heaton Project 2006
The Wedding Bells 2007 Comedy
Sherri Sherri Robinson 2009
The View 3131 Talk Show
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Guess Who Sydney 2005 0
Beauty Shop 2005 Comedy
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Mom 2008
Precious Cornrows 2009 Drama
Think Like a Man Vicki 2012 Comedy, Romance
Woodlawn Tony's Mother 2015 Drama