The famous Ayesha Curry is a multi-talented Canadian-American actress, television personality as well as celebrity cook and cookbook author. She came into the limelight following her marriage to the renowned NBA Star Stephen Curry. Ayesha and Stephen are currently regarded as one of the cutest NBA couples.
Ayesha made her acting debut in 2008, making a guest appearance in television films including Love for Sale, Dan’s Detour of Life, and Whittaker Bay. In addition to her acting career, Ayesha also works as a host on the cooking shows such as The Great American Baking Show, Ayesha’s Homemade and Cooking with the Currys’. Read more about the amazing wife of the NBA superstar below.
Who is Ayesha Curry?
The star was born as Ayesha Disa Alexander in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on March 23, 1989. Ayesha belongs to mixed ethnicity of Polish, African-American, Afro-Jamaican and Chinese Jamaican. She holds a Canadian as well as an American nationality.
She attended Unionville High School where she participated in the Arts York drama program at the time. Following her undeniable passion for acting, Ayesha was featured in Sugar Prince’s video for the song Not Too Young To Love at the age of 12. After a short while, her family moved to Charlotte, North Carolina where she continued with her acting career.
Curry made guest appearances in television films including Dan’s Detour of Life, Love for Sale in 2008 and the following year, she starred in the movie titled Underground Street Flippers. Her other movies include Hannah Montana, The Little Ghost, and Good Luck Charlie.
Ayesha didn’t garner much fame through her acting career; she came into the limelight following her marriage to the famous basketball star named Stephen Curry in 2012. In addition to her acting career, Curry also loves cooking. She was encouraged by her husband to start a blog where she can be sharing cooking tips. Ayesha first started a YouTube channel titled Little Lights of Mine where she uploads videos of her special delicacies.
Later on, she started a television show titled Ayesha’s Homemade on the Food Network from 2014 to date. She has collaborated with popular chefs including Chef Michael Mina in her bay area restaurant called The Mina Test Kitchen of International Smoke. Her cooking show has also featured several guests including her husband and kids.
Additionally, Curry became the spokesperson for the American Cosmetic brand CoverGirl in 2017. She was named one of the hosts of the popular show titled The Great American Baking Show. Ayesha’s company Little Lights of Mine currently sells its own brand of Extra Olive oil and she gives 10% of her total proceeds to the charitable organization called No Kid Hungry. Ayesha’s cookbook titled The Seasoned Life was published in 2016.
Meet Ayesha Curry’s Family
Curry was born to John and Carol Alexander. She was raised alongside her four siblings Chad, Maria, Janice, and Jaz. Her father is of Polish and African American ethnic origin while her mother is of Afro-Jamaican and Chinese Jamaican ethnic background.
The amazing actress is married to the famous American basketball star Stephen Curry. Stephen is notable as one of the best shooters in NBA history drafted by the Golden State Warriors of. He has won the NBA championship with the warriors twice as well as the league Most Valuable Player. Ayesha and Curry’s relationship started several years ago. The duo met in a church youth group when they were 14 and 13 years respectively.
After many years of a successful relationship, the couple sealed their love with a nuptial bond on July 30, 2011. The wedding was held in Charlotte and was attended by close friends as well as family members. The couple has been blessed with daughters Riley Curry born in 2012 and Ryan Curry who was born in July 2015. Additionally, Ayesha announced on February 2, 2018, that her third child with Stephen is on the way. The amazing couple currently resides in Walnut Creek, California and there is no sign of divorce or marital issues.
Ayesha Curry is very smart and attractive. She has a slim bodybuild with impeccable body measurements of 34-28-38 inches. Her bra size is 34B and she weighs 55 kg (121 lbs). Although Ayesha is a tall lady, she still looks short when compared to the height of her husband who stands at 6 feet 3 inches. Her height is 5 feet 8 inches while her shoe/feet size is 10 (US).