Courteney Kemp Biography, Net Worth, Age, Height, Weight, Boyfriend, Family, Fact, and More

Courteney Kemp

Courtney A. Kemp is an American tv producer and writer. She is most known for creating and producing crime drama ‘Power’ and political drama series ‘The Good Wife’.

Courteney Kemp Biography And Net Worth

Net Worth                       $30 M
Full Name                        Courtney A. Kemp
Birth Date                        4 May 1977
Age                                    45 years
Birthplace                        Norwalk, Connecticut, United States
Profession                        TV Producer, Screenwriter, Actress
Zodiac Sign                       Taurus
Active Years                     2006-present
Spouse                             Brian Agboh (till 2016)

Courtney Kemp Personal Life

Courtney Kemp was born on 4 May 1977 in Norwalk, Connecticut, United States to a Nigerian couple. She graduated Staples High School in 1994. She got her bachelor’s degree from Browne University in 1998. She obtained her masters degree in English literature from Columbia University. She got inspired to write stories after reading plays by William Shakespeare. She has always been voracious reader in her youth with an interest in politics. She was married to Paramount Pictures business executive Brian Agboh till 2016. Their daughter’s name is Charlie.

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Courtney Kemp Career

Kemp wanted to be an English Literature professor but was not satisfied by the plan. She instead applied for an assistant job in Vogue but got rejected. She worked at women’s magazine Mademoiselle and men’s magazine GQ for three years. She left GQ and started writing for J. Crew catalogue. While working at GQ, she got offers from producers to convert her writing piece on interracial dating into tv show. This made her interested in producing for small screen. She moved from Westport to Los Angeles in order to pursue her dream as a television writer. She got her big break as a staff writer for the then-Fox hit series The Bernie Mac Show. Eventually, she began writing for television shows such as Eli Stones, Justice, and Beauty & the Beast. This led her to writing CBS political drama series The Good Wife. Courtney co-produced the TV series My Own Worst Enemy in 2008 and Happy Town in 2010. Her career really took off in 2014 whenshe wrote and executive producedAmerican crime drama series Power. The first pilot episode of Power was dedicated to her late father’s memory and the character was inspired by him. It includes several parts: Power, Power Book II: Ghost, Power Book III: Raising Kanan, Power Book IV: Force & Power Book V: Influence (announced). She starred in 2019 tv series Power Confidential. She signed a deal with Netflix in August 2021 leaving Lionsgate Canadian-American entertainment company.

Courtney Kemp Awards and Nominations

  • 2011- Primetime Emmy Awards: Outstanding drama series nominee for The Good Wife
  • 2020- Variety500 honoree
  • 2021- won Women’s Image Network Awards: Outstanding Show produced by a woman for Power Book II: Ghost
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Courtney Kemp Net Worth

Courtney Kemp has a net worth of approximately $30 million estimated in the year 2022. Her main sources of income are royalty from productions, executive productions, writing television series.

Courtney Kemp Body Features

Height                   5 ft 05 in
Weight                  65 kg
Eye Color              Brown
Hair Color             Black

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