Lorna Wells is the wife of stand-up comedian Cedric the Entertainer. Wells used to work in a behind-the-scenes role in the entertainment business and it was through one of such roles that she met her future husband. The pair grew closer after working together on a couple of projects and decided to wed afterward.
Lorna Wells has since chosen to live a private life, playing a backseat role and taking care of the homefront as her husband continues to do the work that helped him earn a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2019.
Lorna Wells is African American
Unlike her husband, details of Lorna Wells’ origins are not public knowledge. While it has been widely reported that she was raised by her parents, their names and what they did for a living are not known. The only information available about her early life is that she attended Hawthorne High School. She is of African American ethnicity, a fact that can be verified by just looking at her.
Cedric’s case is clearly not the same as his wife’s as it is known that he is from Jefferson City, Missouri where he was raised by his parents; mother Rosetta (née Boyce), and father Kittrell Kyles. He was welcomed to the world on the 24th of April 1964.
Lorna Wells Worked as a Costume Designer
Prior to her becoming the wife of one of the funniest men in the United States, Lorna Wells worked in Hollywood. She is one of the many people who have been able to meet their significant other at their workplace. She can also be included in any list that looks at women who have been able to find lasting love in a place (Hollywood) that is known for its high divorce rate.
Lorna was not an actress and neither did she have any high-profile job that would have seen her garner headlines for her work. She, however, had a reputable career in designing the clothing worn by actors on set or any entertainment stage production. In official terms, she was a costume designer. Some of the notable projects she worked on include City Guys and Muppets Tonight.
She Met Cedric The Entertainer in the Early ’90s
Cedric the Entertainer met his future wife sometime between 1993 and 1994. This was the period the stand-up comic was working as the host of the BET television show, ComicView. The pair are believed to have hit it off immediately as they commenced a relationship afterward.
Lorna Wells and Cedric didn’t find it as a distraction to their commitments at work as they would go on to work on another project together, an episode of Def Comedy Jam in 1995. The pair were head over heels in love with each other so it did not come as a surprise when after roughly seven years of dating, they decided to exchange marital vows. The duo became man and wife in 1999 and have since then been together, enjoying their celebrity love lives.
The Couple are Parents to Two Children
Lorna Wells and Cedric the Entertainer have been married for 25 years. In that time, they have welcomed two children to the world, a boy named Croix and a daughter named Lucky Rose. Prior to his marriage to Lorna, Cedric had a daughter named Tiara from a previous relationship.
- Date of Birth: September 30, 2000
- Gender: Male
- Age: 23 years old
- Education: N/A
- Profession: N/A
Croix Kyle, the first child born to Cedric and Lorna Wells, was welcomed to the world in the year 2000. Not much is known about the young man’s education but he appears to be following in the footsteps of his famous father in the entertainment industry. He further appears to have an interest in the culinary world as his Instagram page has various images featuring him in the kitchen where he is either cooking or is being taught how to make a decent dish.
- Date of Birth: 2003
- Gender: Female
- Age: 20 years old
- Education: N/A
- Profession: N/A
Lucky Rose is the second daughter and youngest child of Cedric the Entertainer. The young lady, who was born in 2003 and describes herself as a Fashion Makeup Aficionado, has featured heavily on her father’s social media page where he is always quick to shower her with praises. Lucky does not have any image with her mother on Instagram, a testament to the fact that Lorna Wells prefers to keep away from anything that would bring unnecessary attention to her.
In 2021, Lucky graduated high school. She attended the famous Sierra Canyon school in Chatsworth, California where her parents reside. It is not clear if she would be attending college yet.
What is Lorna Wells’ Net Worth?
There are various estimates of the wealth of Lorna Wells. While some reports put the figure at $3 million, others have reported it to be much more at $10 million. What is however not disputed is the net worth of her husband which is said to be at $25 million.
Who is Lorna Wells’ Spouse?
Lorna Wells’s spouse is the American stand-up comedian and actor, Cedric the Entertainer. The comic, who began his career by hosting ComicView on BET and Def Comedy Jam on HBO in the mid-1990s, became a household name in the late 90s when he starred alongside Steve Harvey in The Steve Harvey Show. He would go on to cement his legacy by featuring in Spike Lee’s The Original Kings of Comedy, the Barbershop film series, and the Madagascar animated film series among many others.
How Many Kids Does Lorna Wells Have?
Lorna Wells has two kids; a son named Croix Kyles and a daughter named Lucky Rose Kyles. Her first child was born in 2000 while her second child was born in 2003.
What is Lorna Wells’ Age?
One of the mysteries about Lorna Wells is her age. She is reported to be between 40 and 50 years old but her exact year of birth is not known.