Tatyana Marisol Ali is a famous American actress and singer born on the 24th of January 1979 in North Bellmore, New York.
She has been featured in various movies and television shows such as Eddie Murphy Raw, The Clown at Midnight, The Brothers, Nora’s Hair Salon, Home Again, A Picture Perfect Holiday, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, and Love That Girl and Fancy Nancy to name a few.
Aside from being an actress, she also produces R&B songs and albums like Kiss the Sky, Daydreamin, Boy You Knock Me Out, and Wait for It.
Tatyana has also received nominations and won awards from the NAACP Awards, Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, and Young Artist Awards.
She is married to Dr. Vaughn Rasberry, and they have two kids together.
Tatyana Ali’s Parents’ Love Life
Not much has been revealed about Sonia and Sheriff’s love life, however, the two immigrated to the United States of America when they were both teenagers.
While there, they happened to meet each other and had been dating for a while before they decided to get married.
The two lovebirds have been married for more than four decades and were blessed with three daughters.
Tatyana Ali’s Mother Sonia Ali Biography
Sonia Ali is a licensed nurse and mostly known as the mother to Tatyana Ali. She has an American nationality and an Afro-Panamanian ethnic background.
She was also raised as a Catholic and has still remained so. No information has been released to the public regarding her education background.
Tatyana claims that her mother had a different parenting style compared to her father, she was rather stricter while her dad was more laid back.
An interesting fact is that Tatyana begged her to take her to an audition for the film Sesame Street when she was just six years old.
Sonia loves and supports her three daughters and made sure she brought them up with the right morals and values, shaping them up to what they now are.
Tatyana Ali’s Father Sheriff Ali Biography
Sheriff Ali is a retired former police officer and popularly known as the father to actress Tatyana Ali.
He similarly has an American nationality but originates from a Trinidadian ethnic background.
Regarding religion, Sheriff subscribes to the Islamic religion. Sheriff and his wife have let their children figure themselves out and choose a religion of their own.
Not much is known about his education, whereas he once worked as a detective in the earlier years when he had relocated to the United States.
Sheriff is also very supportive of his daughters and ensured that they got everything they needed while growing up.
Tatyana Ali’s Siblings
Tatyana was brought up in a family of five, which includes her parents and two sisters. Her sisters are Anastacia Ali, a famous producer and actress, and Kimberly Ali who is similarly an actress.