Who is Kimberly Woodruff?
Kimberly ‘Kim’ Woodruff Jackson was born on September 23, 1970 under the sign of Libra in California, USA. She is a 49-year-old celebrity, probably best known as the wife of famous rapper and actor Ice Cube, and the mother of his children.
How rich is she right now? Kimberly Woodruff Net Worth and Assets
At the beginning of 2020, Kimberly Woodruff’s net worth is unknown but it is believed that she shares the wealth of her famous husband, Ice Cube, whose net worth is reported to be a whopping $160 million. They share a $7.25 million luxury home in Marina Del Rey, California, as well as a $2.36 million mansion in Encino, California.
Congratulations Ice Cube and Kimberly Woodruff! The adorable couple is celebrating 25 years of marriage today!
Live for fame
Kimberly Woodruff apparently spent her early years somewhere in California, where she was raised by her parents; however, their names have not yet been made public and it is also unknown if she has any siblings. Her nationality is American and she belongs to the African American ethnic group. Kimberly attended George Washington Preparatory High School and then attended the Phoenix Institute of Technology, where she took professional courses.
Relationship with Ice Cube
Kimberly Woodruff and Ice Cube met during their college days in 1988. At the time, she was romantically involved with another man and was not interested in him; however, he immediately fell in love.
They met again six months later when she was single, and soon began dating. After three years of dating, they got engaged in 1991, and they finally walked down the aisle in a ceremony on April 26, 1992. They’ve been married for nearly three decades — even Ice Cube proposed again to her for their 25e birthday.
Kimberly and Ice Cube have four children; she gave birth to their first child on February 24, 1991, a son named O’Shea Jackson Jr. He followed in his father’s footsteps as an actor and rapper known by his stage name OMG, even starring as his father in the 2015 biographical drama film “Straight Outta Compton”. They welcomed their second child, a son named Darrell Jackson, on December 29, 1992. Their third child, a daughter named Kareema Jackson, was born on February 17, 1994, and their youngest child, a son named Shareef Jackson, on November 17, 1995.
Appearance and vital statistics
Kimberly Woodruff has long black hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5 ft 3 inches (1.60 m), while weighing about 121 lbs (55 kg), and her vital statistics are 33-25-35. Her shoe size is 6 (US).
Who is her husband? Ice Cube Brief Wiki/Bio
O’Shea Jackson Sr., better known by his stage name Ice Cube, was born on June 15, 1969 under the zodiac sign Gemini in Los Angeles, California, USA. He was raised by his father, Hosea Jackson, who worked as a machinist and gardener at UCLA, and his mother, Doris Jackson, who was a hospital clerk and custodian. He also has a half-sister and an older brother. Ice Cube attended George Washington Preparatory High School, where he became interested in rapping and writing music. While attending William Howard Taft High School in Woodland Hills, California, he wrote and recorded rap songs with N.W.A.
After his entrance exam, Ice Cube became an Architectural Drafting student at the Phoenix Institute of Technology, graduating in 1988.
Big breakthrough with NWA
At the age of 16, Ice Cube, along with K-Dee and Sir Jinx, formed the hip-hop trip CIA. They performed at local parties organized by Dr. Dre, and went out the single “My posse”, which was produced by Dr. Dre. He then sold his first song, titled “Boyz-n-the-Hood”, to Eazy-E, who would record it for the rap group N.W.A’s debut album – Ice Cube soon joined them, and the group included members like Arabian Prince, Eazy-E and Dr. Dre. He then wrote rhymes and lyrics for their official debut studio album, “Straight out of Compton”, released in 1988, peaking at number 50 on the US Billboard 200 chart. Although he contributed a lot to the album that marked the outbreak of the new gangsta rap, Ice Cube only received $32,000, so he left the group in December 1989.
After that, Ice Cube continued his career as a solo artist. His debut solo studio album, “AmeriKKKa’s Most Wanted” was released in 1990 and became a huge hit, gaining huge popularity as it reached number 19 on the US Billboard 200 chart. In the same year, he also released the critically acclaimed EP “Kill At Will”, which became the first rap EP to achieve platinum certification by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA). In 1991, Ice Cube announced his second studio album, “Death Certificate”, which peaked at No. 2 on the US Billboard 200 chart, while his first number one studio album, titled “The Predator”, was released in November 1992 and debuted on both the pop and R&B charts. Ice Cube’s next album, “Lethal Injection”, was released the following year and peaked at No. 5 on the US Billboard 200 chart, but was not well received by critics.
Then he took a break and came back in 1998, when he released his fifth album, “War & Peace Volume 1 (The War Disc)”, followed by the second part “War & Peace Volume 2 (The Peace Disc)”. in 2000.
Six years later, Ice Cube released his seventh studio album, “Laugh Now, Cry Later”, which debuted at No. 4 on the US Billboard 200 chart, and his next album, “Raw Footage”, was announced in 2008 and peaked at No. 5 on the US Billboard 200 and topped the US Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. Ice Cube released his ninth album “I Am The West” in 2010, but his tenth studio album, titled “Everythang’s Corrupt”, wasn’t released until 2018.
In 1996, Ice Cube formed the hip-hop trio Westside Connection with rappers WC and Mack 10.
In the same year, they released their debut studio album, “Bow Down”, which was certified platinum by the RIAA, and their second studio album, titled “Terrorist Threats”, in 2003; it debuted at number 16 on the US Billboard 200 chart and spawned the radio hit single “Gangsta Nation”, featuring Nate Dogg. However, they broke up in 2007.
The 1990s: career in TV and film
Ice Cube made his screen debut playing the role of Darin ‘Doughboy’ Baker in the 1991 coming-of-age drama ‘Boyz N The Hood’ written and directed by John Singleton. It was followed by his portrayal of Savon in Walter Hill’s 1992 neo-noir crime thriller “Trespass”, and two years later he played Teddy Woods in Charles Burnett’s crime drama “The Glass Shield”.
In 1995, he played Fudge in the drama “Higher Learning”, and co-wrote, produced and starred as Craig Jones in the comedy “Friday”who is also working on the sequels “Next Friday” (2000) and “Friday After Next” (2002).
He then produced and starred as Vusi Madlazi in the action thriller “Dangerous Ground”, alongside Elizabeth Hurley, and landed the supporting role of Danny Rich in the adventure horror “Anaconda”, both in 1997. directorial debut came in the following year, when he worked on the dark comedy drama “The Players Club”. Then he played Sgt. Chief Elgin in the critically acclaimed 1999 war comedy “Three Kings” starring Mark Wahlberg and George Clooney.
The 2000s and 2010s: continued success
Ice Cube played James ‘Desolation’ Williams in John Carpenter’s 2001 sci-fi horror ‘Ghosts of Mars’, then wrote, produced and starred as Bucum in the buddy action comedy ‘All About The Benjamins’, landing the role of Calvin Palmer in Tim Story’s comedy “Barbershop,” both in 2002; he would reprise it in sequels “Barbershop 2: Back In Business” (2004) and “Barbershop: The Next Cut” (2015). He also played Nick Persons in the family comedy “Are We There Yet?” from 2005 and its 2007 sequel “Are We Done Yet?” In addition, he was cast as Darius Stone in two installments of the “XXX” franchise – “XXX: State Of The Union” (2005) and “XXX: Return Of Xander Cage” (2017).
THE BLACK FIST: You only need to fear the black fist if you intend to hurt the black body. pic.twitter.com/T9iFBoyF6i
— Ice Cube (@icecube) June 6, 2020
By the late 2000s, Ice Cube landed roles as Durell Washington in the 2008 comedy “First Sunday,” Curtis Plummer in the 2008 sports comedy-drama “The Longshots,” and Russell Redds in the 2009 comedy “Janky Promotes.” which he also wrote and produced. Between 2010 and 2012, he played Terrence Kingston in the TBS comedy series “Are We There Yet?”, which he also produced. After that, Ice Cube played Capt. Dickson in the 2012 buddy cop action comedy “21 Jump Street”. and the 2014 sequel “22 Jump Street”, followed by his portrayal of Detective James Payton in the 2014 buddy cop comedy “Ride Along” and the 2016 sequel “Ride Along 2”. He also starred as Strickland in the 2017 comedy “Fist Fight” directed by Richie Keen. Most recently, he played Jack Robertson in the 2020 comedy-drama ‘The High Note’.