Kimberly Elise Trammel, popularly known as Kimberly Elise, is an American-born actress. The 50-year-old actress was once married to her husband Maurice Oldham. She got married in 1989 and was divorced in 2005. Currently, she is in a healthy relationship with Kevin Johnson.
Kimberly is a proud mother of two beautiful daughters, Butterfly Rose Oldham and AjaBleu Oldham from her marriage with late husband Maurice. Her younger daughter Butterfly, who is 19-year-old, has recently been amid rumors regarding relationships. But none of the rumors seem to be true.
To find out more about Kimberly Elise's marriage, family, and relationships, continue on reading.
In 1989, Elise married Maurice but her happy married life with her husband Maurice ended with divorce in 2005. The reasons for the divorce are still unknown. Two years later, in 2007, Elise's ex-husband passed away due to a massive blood clot.
Elise alongside her former husband Maurice
After the tragic demise of Maurice, Elise was left alone to take care of AjaBleu, born on March 16, 1990, and Butterfly Rose, born on October 19, 1998. It has been reported that the daughters were living with their mother when they received the sad news.
Elise was married to Maurice for 16-years and it has been more than a decade since her former husband has passed on. Moving on with her life, Elise has finally found love again.
She mentioned, she was dating during a chat with Wendy Williams on the show Hit The Floor but hadn't revealed the name of her special one. Now the name of her boyfriend has been made public, he is Kevin Johnson, and he is said to be a brilliant relationship coach.
Elise has posted several photos of her time with her boyfriend on her Instagram account. She seems to be really happy.
After making her debut in the movie Set It Off in 1996, she appeared in several other movies. She has starred in John Q, The Great Debaters, Dope, and many more. Her role in Beloved was critically acclaimed and for Woman Thou Art Loosed, she got nominated for Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead.
In addition to being a renowned actress on big screens, she is no stranger to television as well. She has appeared in Close to Home alongside Jennifer Finnigan. Her performance as Maureen Scofield on the drama series earned her nomination for NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series
Watch Kimberly Elise talk about her character in Hit The Floor
I Hope Kimberly Elise's love for Kevin lasts forever. Although she hasn't made any plans to get remarried, we hope she soon makes up his mind.