Kj Smith

Kj Smith

Born Khaneshia JaNea Smith in Tallahassee, Florida, American actor KJ Smith began her on screen career in 2009. Before becoming an actor, Smith attended Florida State University and Florida A&M University, studying both marketing and journalism, getting her bachelor's degree, and getting a corporate job. In 2009, she began gaining acting experience with small roles and short films. Some of her earliest roles include an episode of "All My Children" (ABC 1970-2011) and a sketch comedian on "Conan" (TBS, 2010-21) and "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" (ABC, 2003-). Among dozens of guest-starring roles over the years, Smith had a role on "Queen Sugar" (OWN, 2016-22) and a recurring role for three seasons on the sitcom "Family Time" (Bounce TV, 2012-20). She co-starred in the comedy "A Madea Family Funeral" (2019). She landed a starring role in the drama "The Family Business" (BET, 2018-22). In her most popular role to date, KJ Smith starred in the comedy-drama "Sistas" (BET, 2019-). In 2022 she played a recurring character in the prequel drama series "Power Book III: Raising Kanan" (Starz, 2021-).


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