Anna Maria Horsford – A Popular Television and Film Actress, Came into Fame after Her Role in “The Wayans Bros”, Who Started Her Career with a Role in TV series “NBC Special Treat” in 1978

Who is Anna Maria Horsford?

Anna Maria Horsford is a well-known celebrity in America who has established her name from her acting. She is a popular television and film actress. She came into fame after her role on the W.B. sitcom “The Wayans Bros” and on the NBC sitcom “Amen”. Anna is active in her career since 1967. Since then, she has played in numerous films and television shows. Some of her film critics include, “Friday,” and its third volume, “Times Square,” “Our Family Wedding,” and “A Madea Christmas,” among several others. The actress is playing the role of Vivienne Avant in the television series “The Bold and the Beautiful” since 2015. Moreover, for the series, she gained a nomination for the Daytime Emmy Award. Likewise, she displayed in the series, “The Last O.G.,” as Roberta from 2019 to 2020.

Quick Info 
Celebrated NameAnna Maria Horsford
ProfessionActress
Birth DateMarch 6, 1948
Birth PlaceNew York City, New York, US
Star SignPisces
ParentsFather: Victor Horsford
Mother: Lillian Agatha
HusbandDaniel Wolf
Net Worth$1 million
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityMixed
ReligionChristian
Height5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)
Weight70 kg (154 lbs)
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown

Anna Maria Horsford

Bio

Anna Maria Horsford was born on March 6, 1948, in New York City, New York, US. She is the daughter of an investment real estate, Victor Horsford, and his wife, Lillian Agatha. She has maternal ancestry from the Limba people of Sierra Leone, according to the DNA analysis. Anna has the sunshine Pisces. She became 72 years old on March 6 of 2020.

Furthermore, she holds an American nationality, and her ethnicity is mixed as her father is from the Dominican Republic while her mother immigrated from Antigua and Barbuda in the 1940s. As per religion, she is Christian. Besides, with a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73m) and weigh about 70 kg (154 lbs), she has been able to maintain her body fit and in shape. Besides, her black hair, and dark brown eyes, make her look even more beautiful.

Horsford completed her schooling from the High School of Performing Arts.

Anna Maria Horsford’s Husband

Talking about her personal life, Anna, a married woman. It is known that she tied a knot with her husband, Daniel Wolf. Besides, Anna likes to keep her personal life in a low profile. There is no further information about their marriage date and when they married.

Furthermore, Anna is active on social sites. She has her own account of Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Also, she has a good number of followers on her social accounts.

Career

Horsford’s career started with a role in the T.V. series “NBC Special Treat” in 1978. Later, after a year, she made a debut in the movie “An Almost Perfect Affair,” playing the character of Amy Zon. Eventually, she had worked for many successful projects. Anna works as a producer as her first major role in T.V. for the PBS show “Soul!” which, Ellis Haizlip hosted. It hence aired between 1967 and 1973.  Subsequently, she got more popularity after she worked on the NBC sitcom “Amen” from 1986 to 1991.

She got her breakthrough after her character in another hit T.V. show “The Shield” with whom she shared the screen with “Catherine Dent,” “Michael Chiklis,” and Reed Diamond. Going on, she got a role on the CBS daytime soap “The Bold and the Beautiful” from where she earned more popular. Her amazing acting skills showed her the red carpet in the two Emmy Award Nominations after she had been playing in the series Vivienne Avant. Moving on, she has worked in dozens of successful movies, including “Friday,” “Friday After Next,” “A Madea Christmas,” “Our Family Wedding,” and many others.

Anna Maria Horsford

TV Shows

The actress has starred in numerous television shows as a guest appearance. In the 1980s, besides her regular show, “Amen,” she had featured in an episode of the series like, “Nurse,” “The Bronx Zoo,” and “American Playhouse.” Similarly, in the early 1990s, she featured in the T.V. series, “Tall Hopes,” “The Wayans Bros,” and “Tall Hopes.” In the series, she had a regular role.

Likewise, from 1995 to 2005, Anna has played in many shows. The shows include “Sparks,” “7th Heaven,” “Judging Army,” and “The Chronicle,” among others. In the series, “The District,” and “Method & Red,” she played a major role. Then, in the crime drama, “The Shield,” she had a recurring role. Meanwhile, in 2011, Anna starred as a role of Helen Wilson, in the sitcom, “Reed Between the Lines,” alongside Charlie Robinson, Tony Rock, and Zoe Soul, among others.

Furthermore, in 2015, she became a cast member of the soap opera, “The Bold and the Beautiful.” Then, from 2015 she has a recurring role as Vivienne Avant, alongside the star John McCook and Katherine Kelly Lang. Then, in 2018, she appeared in “Mom” for two episodes. She had her last appearance on the television screen in 2020, in the comedy series, “The Last O.G.,” as the role Roberta.

Films

Debuting in 1979, from the romantic comedy film, “An Almost Perfect Air,” the actress has then featured in many films, including the television movies. In the 1980s, some of her works include in the film, “Times Square,” “Love Child,” “Crackers,” “Stone Pillow,” “Heartburn,” and “Taken Away.” In 1990, she had her film, “A Killer Among Us,” released, where she starred alongside Jasmine Guy.

Eventually, her film, “Friday,” aired in 1995, which became critical as well as commercial success. In the movie, Anna played alongside the stars like Nia Long and John Witherspoon. Likewise, she also featured in its third sequel, “Friday After Next,” which premiered in 2002. Between the years, she had a lead role in the films, “Once Upon A Time… When We Were Colored,” “One Fine Day,” “Kiss the Girls,” “Nutty Professor II: The Klumps,” “Along Came a Spider,”. Likewise, in “How High,” she played alongside Fred Willard, Jeffrey Jones, Pat Finn, and others.

Furthermore, in 2006 Anna Maria appeared in a sports drama film, “Gridiron Gang,” as Sharon Weathers, among the several other stars, including Dwayne Johnson. In the same year, as Loretta, she appeared in “Broken Bridges.” Meanwhile, in 2010, she had her appearance in two films, “Our Family Wedding” and “Wigger.”

Eventually, she gained a huge appreciation for her film, “A Madea Christmas,” as a role of Eileen Murphy. She had her last appearance in the movie in 2017. Firstly, she appeared in a television movie, “Jalen vs. Everybody,” and then in “Gladys Brown.”

Anna Maria Horsford

Achievements

Moreover, Horsford has her hand in the political and social work also. She got the award with the title of Ambassador of Tourism of Antigua on October 29, 2011.

Furthermore, she has gained achievements from her television and film career. In 2005, she became nominated for the Black Reel Award for the film “Justice”, in the category of “Best Actress- Network/ Cable Television”. Likewise, in 2016 and 2017, she gained a nomination for the series “The Bold and the Beautiful”, in the Daytime Emmy Award for both the time. Respectively, she firstly became a nominee for the category of “Outstanding Special Guest Performer in a Drama Series”, and then in “Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series”. Sadly, she could not win the award.

Net Worth of Anna Maria Horsford

Anna Maria has earned massive popularity in her professional career. Likewise, along with making name and fame, she has been able to obtain a wise amount of money. Her primary source for income is her amazing works in the T.V. series and the movies. Horsford’s net worth is around $1 million, as per 2020. The movie “Presumed Innocent,” where she was a cast member, became a massive hit at the box office, making $221 million worldwide against a $20 million budget. The actress has her own house in Los Angles, California.

 

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