Ciera Payton Biography
A native of New Orleans, Louisiana, Ciera Payton is an American actress and writer best known for her role as Lilly Winthrop on BET’s soap opera, The Oval.
Payton has also had roles in television series like The Walking Dead, General Hospital, Graceland, and NCIS. She also played a supporting role as Sylvia in Tyler Perry’s A Madea Family Funeral.
Ciera Payton Education
Payton attended New Orleans Center for Creative Arts where she graduated from. She went on to receive her bachelor of fine arts degree in drama from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts.
Ciera Payton Age
Payton was born on 26 January 1986. She is 34 years old as of 2020.
Ciera Payton Height
Payton stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches. (1.73 m)
Ciera Payton Family
Payton was raised in multiple neighborhoods in New Orleans. She lived with her father, Michael, and grandmother. Her father was a drug-addict.
When she was in 8th grade her grandmother died of cancer and her father was incarcerated. More information about her family will be provided as soon as it is available.
Ciera Payton Husband
Payton is not yet married. However, Payton is in a relationship with Aaron Burgess. The couple has not shared details of how they met or when they began dating. We will update this information once it is available.
Ciera Payton Wendy Williams: The Movie
In Wendy Williams: The Movie, Payton will portray the talk show host while Morocco Omari will be cast as Wendy’s ex-husband Kevin Hunter. The movie is set to premiere in January 2021.
According to the press release, “The authorized project provides a revealing look at Wendy’s journey, from her scrappy upstart days in urban radio to the success of her own syndicated talk show.
“Despite all the naysayers and obstacles Wendy encountered throughout her life, her strength and determination have allowed her to thrive.”
Ciera Payton Net Worth
Payton has an estimated net worth of around $1 million.
Ciera Payton Movies and Television Shows
- A Madea Family Funeral – Sylvia
- Afterthoughts – Det. Paige Aldridge
- SKIP: The Rhythm of Hope – Jane
- Dangerous Daze – Benita Bangs
- 59 Seconds – Foster Mom
- American Bad Boy – Raven
- The Runner – Lucy Hall
- Guiltless – Ciera
- Paradise – Stripper #2
- \Oldboy – Capri
- A Woman’s Worth Short Film – Melissa
- Moth to a Flame – Kara
- Madea Goes to Jail – Undercover Detective
- The Way Home – Tasha
- Jump Out Boys – Maria
- Flight of Fury – Jessica
- Xxv (25) – Chris
- Stain – Bernice
- Respect the Jux – Karen
- Wendy Williams: The Movie – Wendy Williams
- Tyler Perry’s The Oval – Lily Winthrop
- She’s Gotta Have It – Jameelah Hawkins
- Being Mary Jane – Keia
- The Walking Dead – Zia
- Ballers – Lydia
- Indoor Boys – Alyssa
- General Hospital – Grace McMorris
- NCIS – Laurie Perkins
- What’s Bullying? – Teacher
- Real Husbands of Hollywood – Tracy
- Reconcilable Differences – Eve
- It Could be Worse
- Bad Teacher – Meg
- Wild Card – Laila
- First – Nikki
- Graceland – Cassandra
- The Other Door – Melissa
- NCIS: Los Angeles – Ellen
- Common Law – Kelly
- Days of Our Lives – Martine Kent
- The Mentalist – Angel
- Body of Proof – Eve Johnson
- Californication – Hooker
- Torchwood – Janet
- The Closer – Keisha Murphy
- Fake It Til You Make It – MILF
- Midnight Bayou – Effie
- All My Children – Reporter