Keshia K Pulliam of 'House of Payne' Receives a Star at Tyler Perry Studios and Poses Next to It in a Lacy Dress

Olowokandi Fiyin
Oct 09, 2019
05:20 A.M.
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Keisha K Pulliam's floored after she received a Star at the newly opened Tyler Perry Studios.

Keshia Knight Pulliam's journey to fame began when she starred as "Rudy Huxtable" in "The Cosby Show." Her popularity continued to grow as she featured as "Miranda Lucas-Payne" on the TBS comedy-drama "Tyler Perry's House of Payne."

Actress Keshia Knight Pulliam attends the opening night celebration of the Life-Sized Gingerbread House Experience at The Grove with the Stars of Lifetime's Christmas Movies | Photo: Getty Images


And it seems her hard-work and consistency have paid off as she received a Star the newly opened Tyler Perry Studios.

Taking to Instagram to share the excellent news, Keisha posted a photo of her lying next to the Star while rocking a lacy dress.


The dress, which is a long black gown, is not only stunning, but it also shows off her curves.

The post which she captioned "what a night!!! Thank you @tylerperry," has over 100,000likes with fans congratulating her in the comment section.


So moved by the words of encouragement, Keisha


another photo to her Instagram.

This time, the actress is standing in a passionate pose with her rumored man, Brad James. The 40-year-old captions the post:

"What's better than One Star? Two... what a magical night!! Who knew we would both get stars at the grand opening of the new @tylerperrystudios... #ImagineThis."


The Tyler Perry Studios opened in grand style on Saturday, October 5, according to The Guardian.

The Studio's opening party had the likes of Oprah Winfrey, Samuel L Jackson, Tiffany Haddish, Halle Berry, Taraji P. Henson, Usher, Ludacris, and Chris Tucker in attendance.

With this achievement, Tyler hopes that aspiring entertainment goons will be motivated and inspired,


to AJC

Tyler Perry attends his being honored with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame | Photo: Getty Images


The report states that the Hollywood giant wants this opening to inspire others in the same way Oprah's Legends Ball did for him in 2005.

With the number of entertainment heavyweights that graced the event, it makes sense that Keisha feels overwhelmed after she and her man received Stars.


Besides being great on-screen, the actress is also a great mother. As Essence reveals, the actress offers online cooking courses to teach novice chefs how to make delicious recipes. As it turns out, her daughter, Ella Grace, approves of her mother's cooking.

Keisha shares Ella Grace with ex-husband Ed Hartwell. Ed, who is a retired football linebacker, proposed to the actress-turned-cook on New Year's Eve, 2015.

Keshia Knight Pulliam and Ed Hartwell attend 'Finding Dory' advance screening at AMC Phipps Plaza | Photo: Getty Images

The duo got married on January 1, 2016, but as Married Biography claims, the marriage could not last long for more than six months.

Ed filed for divorce on July 25, 2016, and by April 2018, the divorce became finalized.