Who is Shirley Strawberry? biography, age, height, wiki, husband and latest updates.
Shirley Strawberry is a well known American radio host, author, actress, and television personality best known as the co-host of “The Steve Harvey Morning Show.” She is also known for being a strong woman with strong opinions, which she expressed in her book “The Strawberry Letter.”
Shirley Strawberry Biography & Profile Summary
Real Name Shirley Strawberry
Birth Date July 28 (1960s)
Age (as of 2023) 60-65 Years
Birth Place Chicago, Illinois, United States
Profession Actress, Radio Host
Sun sign Leo
Shirley Strawberry Age
No confirmed birth year has been released officially until now. And we have done some research about her date of birth.
We guess that Shirley might have been born between 1962 and 1966. Thus, the age of Shirley Strawberry is between 61 and 57.
Shirley Strawberry Career
Shirley Strawberry started her career as a radio jockey at WCGI-FM and hosted “The Doug Banks Show.” She spent nearly a decade working for that company.
Then she worked for the KKBT-FM company, and in 2000, life gave her a golden chance to work with Steve Harvey on his morning show.
Steve Harvey’s morning show is the No. 1 radio show in Los Angeles. And she is continuing as the co-host of Steve Harvey’s morning show. With nearly 8 million listeners, it has become a national show.
In the meantime, Shirley started a segment known as “strawberry letters.” It was like a podcast show where Shirley would answer her viewers’ questions.
The Strawberry Letters segment covers personal topics such as career decisions, marriage issues, dating issues, social problems, family problems, money matters, religious interests, or any other life topics.
Recently, the Strawberry Letters show has been released as a podcast on Apple Music. And her podcast has several million followers because she is the voice of every vulnerable woman.
After that, her radio jockey career was on an elevated path, allowing her to appear in movies and TV shows.
Shirley Strawberry appeared in the 2009 film “Madea Goes to Jail,” in which she played herself.
Then she also participated in the show “The Mo’Nique Show,” where she was the guest.
Shirley Strawberry eventually became a television producer and executive for many entertainment industries.
She is the author of the book “The Strawberry Letter: Real Talk, Real Advice Because Bitterness Isn’t Sexy “which was one of the best-selling books, and Shirley compelled her “strawberry letter show” experience into a wonderful book.
And she also got the NAACP Image Award for “Best New Author” for the best-selling book.
Shirley Strawberry on the Steve Harvey Morning Show
Shirley Strawberry and Steve Harvey have a wonderful bond; Steve used to encourage and uplift her career life.
And she has appeared in the Steve Harvey Project, the Steve Harvey television series, and is also his co-host for the morning show.
Shirley Strawberry Personal Life
Shirley Strawberry’s husband’s name is Ernesto Williams, an entrepreneur who has been running “Ernesto Cuts,” a men’s grooming shop, for over 20 years.
They met in 2013, and Ernesto proposed to Shirley in 2015 on a national radio show, and the couple married the following year.
But Ernesto is the second husband, and Shirley is separated from his ex-husband.
Shirley Strawberry Daughter
Shirley Strawberry has one daughter named Sheridan, who is the daughter of Shirley and her ex-husband. Sheridan has a 6- to 7-year-old daughter named Jade. Shirley has thus become a grandmother!
What is Shirley Strawberry’s Net Worth?
Shirley Strawberry’s net worth is estimated to be around $5 million as of 2023; she has been on radio shows for more than 40 years.
And her show was the most popular one; thus, she managed to earn millions of dollars. If we look at her Instagram account(@mygirlshirley), she has 318K followers, which means she will get brand endorsements and advertisements, and everything adds to her net worth.
Her net worth was $4.5 million in 2022, and her annual salary was 50,000 USD.
Shirley Strawberry Age and Height
Shirley Strawberry’s age is around 61 to 57, and she has now become the grandma of Jade but still maintains a very fit and youthful body.
It shows that she is also a fitness enthusiast. We can see Shirley Strawberry in her crop top hairstyle. It is her iconic identity hairstyle. Moreover, her hair and eyes are black.
She is tall, about 5 feet 7 inches or 170 cm or 1.7 meters, and weighs around 75 kg or 165 lbs.