American actress cum model Toukie Smith is well known for her performance as Eva Rawley in the NBC sitcom 227. She has also notably been part of feature films like Me and Him, Talkin’ Dirty After Dark, and Joe’s Apartment. Furthermore, the actress is the brother of a late fashion designer Willi Smith.
Enrolled At Fashion Institute of Technology
Toukie Smith was born on September 25, 1952, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Her mother was a factory worker, and her father, a butcher.
As mentioned above, her late brother, Willi Smith, was a fashion designer. Similarly, she also has a brother named Norman Smith.
For her education, the actress studied at the Fashion Institute of Technology. As of writing this article, she is 69 years old. Her nationality is American, and her ethnicity is Afro-American.
Net Worth Is In Million – Career In Modeling & Acting
The 69-year-old actress holds an estimated net worth of $3 million as of October 2021. She mostly earns from her acting as well as modeling career.
In the United States, the average salary is $58,336, but the range typically falls between $48,072 and $71,225. So she might be earning in a similar range.
She currently lives in New York City, where the average price of houses listed on the market value is a whopping $779,000, according to Zillow.
227 star began her modeling career back in 1972 and modeled for popular brands like Chanel, Versace, and more. She was also one of the models for her brother’s brand WilliWear Ltd.
As a successful model, she featured in magazines, including Vogue, ELLE, Ebony, Cosmopolitan, Redbook, and Seventeen.
For her debut role, the model appeared in the crime drama television series Miami Vice from 1987-1988. She acted in the comedy film Me and Him in 1988.
Smith played the notable role of Eva Rawley in the NBC sitcom 227 from 1989 to 1990. She starred in the comedy film Talkin’ Dirty After Dark in 1991.
Her other films are I Like It Like That, Joe’s Apartments, and The Preacher’s Wife.
Relationship With Actor Robert De Niro – Mother Of Twin Sons
Talkin’ Dirty After Dark actress is not married as of now. However, she was in a relationship with prominent actor, producer, and filmmaker, Robert De Niro from 1985 to 1996.
From their relationship, they welcomed twin sons (Julian Henry De Niro and Aaron Kendrick De Niro), born on October 20, 1995.
After Robert, the actress has not been publicly linked with anyone. She prefers to live a low-key lifestyle and often stays away from the media limelight.
Due to her shy nature, Smith is nowhere to be found on any social media outlets. Some sources claimed that she currently lives in Battery Park City of New York City.
On the other hand, her former partner, De Niro, was previously married to actress cum singer Diahnne Abbott from 1976-1988.
Likewise, he married philanthropist, actress, and singer Grace Hightower in 1997 but has been part ways since 2018.