Facts of Aisha Tyler
|Full Name||Aisha Tyler|
|Birth Name||Aisha Naomi Tyler|
|Profession||Actress, Talk Show Host, Comedian, Director|
|Birth City||San Francisco, California|
|Father Name||James Tyler|
|Mother Name||Robin Gregory|
|Relation With||Jeff Tietjens (1994-2017)|
|Awards||Daytime Emmy Award|
|Date of Birth||September 18,1970|
How Did Aisha Tyler Rise To Fame?
Emmy Award-winner, Aisha Tyler is an American actress, comedian, director, and talk show host who is popularly known for her role as Andrea Marin in Ghost Whisperer, Dr. Tara Lewis in Criminal Minds, and Mother Nature in Santa Clause.
Tyler was the co-host of CBS’s The Talk for which she won a Daytime Emmy Award. She currently hosts an improvisational comedy TV show Whose Line Is It Anyway?. Some of her notable film works are Dancing in September, Never Die Alone, Death Sentence, The Babymakers, and Axis.
Let Us Go Through Aisha Tyler’s Biography- Her Early Life And Education
Aisha N. Tyler was born on 18th September 1970 in San Francisco, California, the United States. She was born to Robin Gregory who was a teacher, and James Tyler, a photographer.
Tyler holds American nationality and comes from an Afro-American background. She went to McAteer High School along with fellow Sam Rockwell and actress Margaret Cho. She graduated from Dartmouth College in 1992.
While attending Dartmouth, she was a member of The Tabard, a co-ed fraternity. She also co-founded and sang in the Dartmouth Rockapella's, an all-female a cappella group devoted to spreading social awareness through song.
How Did Aisha Tyler Amass Her Million Dollars?
Aisha began her television career in 2001 as a host of Talk Soup and the reality dating series The Fifth Wheel. She then played a role in Moose Mating for which she won an NAACP Image Award.
As of 2019, Aisha is estimated to own net worth of $10 million. She earned her impressive wealth from her successful career as an actress, comedian, and talk show host.
She made her acting debut from an American TV sitcom Friends as Dr. Charlie Wheeler. She appeared as Joey’s and then Ross’ girlfriend in the ninth and tenth season alongside Jennifer Aniston, David Schwimmer, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, and Matthew Perry.
Tyler then made a guest appearance in TV series such as CSI: Miami, Nip/Tuck, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, 24, and MADtv.
The American actress landed a regular on the CBS series Ghost Whisperer as Andrea Marino. She starred alongside Jennifer Love Hewit, David Conrad, Jay Mohr, Jamie Kennedy for one season and as a guest role in the second season.
Did You Know? Aisha filmed her own sitcom pilot for CBS, however, was not picked up.
On 26 July 2011, Tyler started her own weekly podcast, Girl on Guy, where she interviews her favorite celebrity friends and discusses topics guys love. Her show is available on her website for download using mp3, iTunes, and RSS.
As of October 2011, Tyler joined the cast of The Talk as a permanent co-host. She is well-known for being expressive and outspoken especially about African American culture, LGBT rights, and women’s rights on the show.
On 15 June 2017, Aisha announced her departure from the talk show due to her busy schedule with three other TV shows and directing films. However, she said she would return as a guest host and for promotions of her various projects.
In March 2013, Aisha joined the cast of Whose Line Is It Anyway?, as the new host of the American version. The revival of the show hosted by Tyler began airing on The CW on 16 July 2013.
How Lavish Is Our Talk Show Host’s Lifestyle?
Looking through her social media profiles, Tyler is living quite a lavish lifestyle. Despite her house details and locations are not out yet, she surely owns some million dollar mansion on her property lists.
The median house price in Los Angeles starts from $692,800 with an annual property tax of $5,494.
Previously, Aisha owned a 2,507 square feet condo with 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms. The house was listed in the market for $1.998 million following her separation with her then-husband.
The beautiful hosts are seen riding around eco-friendly Tesla’s car which costs around $85,000 reaching up to $119,000.
Did You Know, Tyler Is Deeply Dedicated To Charity Works?
The American actress is serving on the board of Planned Parenthood where she directed a film to benefit wounded. She also serves as the spokesperson for the American Red Cross and takes part in fundraising programs for Doctors Without Borders, the International Rescue Committee, and Futures Without Violence.
Here is a list of few foundations supported by Tyler:
- Family Equality Council
- Hero in Heels
- Red Cross
- Step Up
- Teen Cancer America
- Toys for Tots
- Wish Upon A Hero Foundation
How Much Does Aisha Earn From Her Social Media Account?
The Emmy Award-winning actress is followed by 330k people on Instagram and 495k on Twitter. In a similar way, she has 2.82k subscribers on her self-titled YouTube channel.
According to a reliable source, Tyler can earn around $984.75 to $1,641 per sponsored post with Instagram. She also receives a certain amount of money from her YouTube channel.
Is She Dating Anyone?
The 50-year-old actress is rumored to be dating Arrow actress Emily Bett Rickards. Rumors sparked after Aisha took to Instagram and posted a strip of photos of them kissing each other with a caption “True Love.”
Although the news is not addressed by both parties, the duo seems close as often shares pictures on their social media with lovely captions.
Prior to this, Aisha was in a marital relationship with her high-school sweetheart attorney Jeff Tietjens. The couple first met at Dartmouth College and eventually fell in love.
They tied the knot on 21 May 1994 and were married for about 23 years. They did not share any children due to her infertility problems.
Despite the marriage of over 2 decades, Aisha filed separated from her husband in 2015. She filed for the divorce due to irreconcilable differences which were officially finalized on 17 May 2017.
Divorce Settlement And Spousal Support
Following their divorce, Aisha was ordered to pay $2 million in spousal support to Jeff. She is reported to pay $31,250 per month over the next two years until 2021 (four years since 2017).
Also, she was ordered to pay $500k in cash for his life insurance by the end of 2020.
How Old Is Aisha Tyler?
Tyler turned 50 as of September 18. She is 183 cm (6 feet) tall in height.