Countess Vaughn of 'Moesha' Is 41 Now & Looks like Her Younger Self in a New Photo
Countess Vaughn of "Moesha" is 41-years-old yet looks nothing her age in a new Instagram update she posted sporting a pink top and denim jumpsuit.
Countess Vaughn is best known for her role in "Moesha," and it hasn't been an easy journey for her through the years. After the numerous issues she faced, she is now doing a lot better and is looking her best at 41.
Countess played Moesha's best friend, Kimberly Parker, on the hit TV show that ran from 1996 to 2001. She went on to portray the same role from 1999 to 2004 in the spin-off show "The Parkers."
THE TRUTH ABOUT HER RELATIONSHIP WITH BRANDY
While they played best friends on the show, that wasn't exactly true when it came to real life. In fact, it took them two decades to end the beef between them, which began when Vaughn allegedly told Brandy that she was the reason why the show was successful.
During an interview with Vibe way back in 1998, Norwood revealed that it seemed as if Vaughn wanted to be in her position. She would let Brandy know that she was the reason why the show was successful, and she'd do it in front of a lot of people. Ultimately, this caused a strain in their relationship.
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I love #music and writing music too just want to Send some love to all the big dreamers out here no matter if u want to be an artist a scientist a teacher etc 🧚🏾♂️ Never give up #BELIEVE 🧚🏾♂️🧚🏾♂️🧚🏾♂️🧚🏾♂️🧚🏾♂️🧚🏾♂️ Its ok when others don’t get it stay in your #Faith and your beliefs and make your dreams come true ~ love #Count
MAKING AMENDS WITH BRANDY
Decades later, Countess decided to make amends with her co-star, and this time, she made it public. She shared a picture of Norwood on Instagram, narrating the story about how she's learned not to pit themselves against each other and instead, just be friends.
"I apologize for anything negative I've ever done [or] said to you... sorry this had to be on social media, I just want the world to know that I've grown out of my comfort zone."
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@4everbrandy I’m proud of you. For placing one foot in front of the other. For waking up every morning and simply giving it your best shot. for placing a premium on personal growth too. We been threw are ups and downs , high and lows ... But at the end of the day I had to learn in find myself why not be friends when we're both talented, Why call you names when your just an amazing person... I’m proud of you for being you and working to rise to the best you inside of you.You are an amazing being with amazing God-given capacity. I believe in who you are and who you are working to be. We are all works-in-progress. One of life’s purposes is to improve on the wiring under the hood of our lives. I believe in your ability to stand and courageously be the person you were meant to be. Im not perfect , no where near it..I care about your life and your happiness. I wouldn’t do what I did if I didn’t. I care about you as a person. We are spiritual siblings, you and I. I know this to be true. And it means a lot to me... I apologize for anything Negative I've ever done are said to you ....sorry this had to be on social media , I just want the world to see that I've grown out of my comfort zone ..... Hopefully one day I can tell you in person or on the phone to let you know I mean everything I've wrote .....I didn't do this for applause, because we all know that some people don't believe celebrities to be "human", but this came from a very human place. No matter how or if she respond know that the Universe will continue to bring me growth and happiness because that is what im putting out there...😘😘😘Congratulations on every thing you've accomplished... Love you beautiful ....happy holidays from Countess 😘😘😘😘
REVEALING HER BIGGEST SECRET
After her not-so-subtle feud with her co-star, Countess' appearance on "Hollywood Divas" disclosed yet another issue that plagued her, and that was the abortion she had when she was only 18-years-old.
At the time, she revealed that she had just started the hit TV show, and she knew if anyone found out about the pregnancy, she'd be fired. She made the painful decision to have her child aborted, and she was also forced to keep the procedure a secret from everyone else.
She shared her big secret years after because she couldn't keep carrying it alone. Countess would, later on, have two children, Sasha Whitten, and Jaylyn James.