Kerry Washington Married Life, husband & Children Details

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Kerry Washington Married Life, husband & Children Details

American actress Kerry Washington is best known for her role as Olivia Pope in the political drama series Scandal (2012-2018). For her role in the political drama, Kerry won nominations for Golden Globes, Emmys, and BET Awards. 

Further, the Scandal actress has also starred in movies like Mr. & Mrs. Smith (2005), Fantastic Four (2005/ 2007), Night Catches Us (2010), Django Unchained (2012), and American Son (2019) to name a few. 

Kerry Washington Short Bio

Kerry was born Kerry Marisa Washington on 31st January 1977 in The Bronx, New York, USA.

The actress was born as the only child to her real-estate agent father and an educator mother.

Her Married Life/ Wedding Details

Kerry Washington is married to NFL star Nnamdi Asomugha.

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The couple reportedly met in 2009, while Kerry starred in a Broadway play, which Nnamdi came to see with his friends. Shortly after, the couple started dating.

And after dating for a while, the couple tied the knot on 24th June 2014.


Kerry Washington with husband Nnamdi Asomugha (Photo:

Their wedding ceremony was held in Hailey, Idaho, at one of Kerry's friend's houses. It was a low-key ceremony attended by family and close members only.

Kerry Washington's Husband

Kerry's husband, Nnamdi, is a former American footballer. During his NFL career, he played with Philadelphia Eagles, Oakland Raiders, and San Francisco 49ers.


Kerry Washington is a mother of two kids with her husband, Nnamdi Asomugha.

Her first child, a daughter- Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha, was born on 21st April 2014, and her second child, a son- Caleb Kelechi Asomugha, was born on 5th October 2016. 

Previous Relationship

Kerry Washington was previously engaged to David Moscow. The ex-couple started dating in 2003 and got engaged in 2004, but in 2007 they called off their engagement and parted ways.

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Kerry's ex-fiance David is also an actor who started his career as a child actor. He is best known for his work in movies like Big (1988), Just Married (2003), and Vacancy 2: The First Cut (2009).

Facts On Kerry Washington

  • Kerry Washington stands at a height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 meters).
  • She is an African-American descendant from her father's side and Jamaican from her mother's side.
  • Kerry completed her high school from the private girls' Spence School in New York City and graduated from George Washington University with a major in the Theater Program.
  • Kerry got admits of prestigious schools, Yale and Dartmouth, but she declined both.
  • According to Celebrity Net Worth, the Scandal actress has a net worth of $25 million.