Kim Coles
Kim Coles
Real Name/Full Name Kim LaShaunda Coles
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Kim Coles
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 11 January 1962
Age/How Old: 62 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 173 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5’8″
Weight: In kilograms – 78 kg
In Pounds – 171.96 lbs
Eye Color: Black
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Parents Name: Father – N/A
Mother –  Bernice
Siblings: Eli Giddish
School: Brooklyn Technical High School
College: North Carolina  Central University
Religion: Christian
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Gender: Female
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Divorced
Boyfriend: N/A
Husband/Spouse Name: Reggie Mckiver (m. 2015–2019), Aton Edwards (m. 1985–1995)
Kids/Children Name: N/A
Profession: Actress, comedian and game show host
Net Worth: $4 million
Last Updated: July 2024

Kim Coles is famous for being an actress and a comedian. She also hosts game shows now. She is primarily renowned for portraying the role in “In Living Colour.” She played the role for the very first season, which aired in 1990 and lasted till 1991. She worked as a host in 2009. She hosted a game show named BET’s Game Show – Play It Off.

Well, how well do you know about Kim Coles? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Kim Coles’s net worth in 2024, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Kim Coles to date.

Biography and Early Life

Nothing much is known about her past life. She was reticent as a child. She was such an introvert until High School that she hardly had any friends.

She is also said to be very educated during her school years. She was the class nerd of her school. But then, as destiny would have it, her sense of humor emerged, which made what she is today- simply a queen in her domain.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Kim Coles in 2024 and what is her height and weight? Well, Kim Coles’s age is 62 years old as of today’s date 13th July 2024 having been born on 11 January 1962. Though, she is 5’8″ in feet and inches and 173cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 171.96lbs in Pound and 78kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Blackand hair color is Dark Brown.


Kim attended a private school as a child. She went to the Lutheran school. She was said to be the nerd of her class as she was an introvert. She was also very studious during her High School days.

She is said to have graduated from Brooklyn Technical High School. It is said to be an elite public school. It is New York City magnet high school. This school specializes in the fields of engineering, mathematics and science, and technology.

She is also said to attend North Carolina Central University. Though what she majored in there and when she attended it is still unknown.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Kim’s mother’s name is Bernice. Not much information is provided for the rest of her family. However, it is said that her father was the first Black dean of a University. The name of the University is Pratt Institute.

Kim has married twice. She first got married in the 1980s. It is 1985, to be exact. She married Caton Edwards, who was a social activist. Their marriage lasted for ten years. The couple went their separate ways in 1995.

Later she married again in 2015. She married a SWAT Police Officer. His name is Reggie Mckiver. Their marriage also did not last long, and they eventually parted ways in 2019.

She does not have any kids with any of her husbands.

Is Kim Coles Lesbian?

Kim Coles married first in 1985. She married Aton Edwards. Their marriage lasted for ten years. They got divorced in 1995. She married again in 2015 to Reggie Mckiver. They also parted their ways in 2019. She has no children from either of her husbands. No news of her being interested in girls has come out neither has she ever mentioned anything otherwise. So, we can conclude she is not a lesbian. Thusm we can say that she is straight.

Professional Career

Kim has starred in numerous TV shows and films in her lifetime. Some of the names of the shows she acted in are as follows: Frasier, Six Feet Under, Living Single, etc. She is best known for playing in the series “Living Single.” She won the hearts of the audience with her brilliant acting skills in the series.

Early in her career, she has also tried hosting. She hosted a show called It’s Show Time at the Apollo. Coles even came out with a book. Her debut as an author was made in the year 1998. It’s called I’m Free, But It Will Cost You. She was also a regular panelist for a show. The name of the show is To Tell the Truth. She was the panelist during the second season. She had also appeared in RuPaul’s Drag Race in 2010. She has been an amazing stand-up comedian throughout her career. She has numerous impressions of people.


  • She was nominated in 2001 for an image award. It was for her fantastic performance as a supporting cast in a comedy series Frasier.
  • She was also nominated prior to that for an Image Award in 1996. It was for her role as a lead actress in Living Single.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Kim Coles in 2024

Kim Coles Net Worth
Kim Coles Net Worth

Kim has a net worth of $4 million as of the year 2024. However, not much is known about her annual salary or her other sources of income. However, it is known that she promotes some brands on her social media platforms.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • Kim has even participated in a reality show called VH-1, which captures her weight loss journey. She lost a total of 24 lbs in just 16 weeks.
  • Her ex-husband, Aton Edwards is an expert in the field of emergency preparedness, and self-reliance

Kim Coles can be defined as a woman who knows her worth. She did not succumb to her devils and emerged as a winner in her domain. Some of her well-known works in the television are Living Single and Pay It Off, which rose her to fame.


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