Coming from a humble background, Birgundi Baker is famous for her fantastic acting skills. She is well-known for portraying Keisha in the Showtime series “The Chi” and Lizzy Jackson in the first season of HBO’s popular show Heathers.
Who is Birgundi Baker?
An American actress, singer, and dancer Birgundi Baker is one of the most influential people from this generation. She is well-known for her role as Keisha in the Showtime series “The Chi.”
Also, she has acted as Lizzy Jackson in the first season of HBO’s popular show Heathers.
Early Life and Age
Born on March 6, 1992, Birgundi Baker is 30 years old. And since she was born on March 6, her zodiac sign is Pisces, known for their easygoing personality.
Birgundi’s place of birth is Raleigh, North Carolina, the United States. She is of African-American descent.
Even though not much information about her family is known, it is said that her family had a great inclination towards arts. Baker’s parents always pushed her towards pursuing her goals as an artist.
Birgundi earned a Bachelor’s degree in musical theatre from Howard University on her road to becoming a great performer. After that, Baker majored in dance and then switched to a theatre major, which required her to stay an extra year at university.
Baker portrayed a cartoon character, “Purple People Eater,” as her first dance performance. Afterward, she started participating in many dance competitions. Birgundi has also won a dance competition sponsored by Kraft Macaroni & Cheese.
Birgundi Baker started acting on shoot ads when she was eight years old.
Despite being only 30 years old, Birgundi Baker has already achieved a lot.
When she was eight years old, she began her acting career by appearing in commercials. With her first audition, she landed her first official job as a teen Carol on Empire; a hit Fox series.
She was then cast in Chicago P.D. and Chicago Med. However, Baker’s first major job was in a few episodes of Heathers as Lizzy (2018).
Birgundi Baker’s breakthrough role as Keisha Williams in the acclaimed Showtime series The Chi came in 2018.
At first, Baker starred only as a supporting character, but later as the lead on “Her Character.” Since season 3, she has starred in this series, which focuses on the life of black women today.
Then, Baker played Sydney in the British comedy-drama hybrid The Last Shift, released in 2020.
She played Carmen in the 2019 film Summer of ’72. Also, Birgundi portrayed Delilah in the horror thriller 30 Miles from Nowhere in 2018.
Block Party, in which Baker plays Eboni, is still in post-production as of November 2021. She appeared as Yemi Miller in the 2019 TV series Station 19 as a guest role. ‘When It Rains, It Pours!‘ and ‘Baby Boom!‘ was two episodes in she appeared. Finally, Birgundi Baker portrayed Anaya in six of Black Lightning’s TV series episodes from 2018 to 2020.
A gorgeous woman, Birgudi Baker, is often mistaken for a teenager. However, she likes to keep things private, and hence we do not know whether she is in a relationship or not.
Even though there is some speculation that she might be married, that is not true. Birgundi Baker is an unmarried woman. But she might be in a relationship.
Birgundi Baker and Alex Hibbert
Even though they are both stars at “The Chi” and are black, Birgundi Baker and Alex Hibbert are not related.
Alex Hibbert is a seventeen-year-old, exceptionally talented actor nominated for twelve awards.
On Leaving “The Chi”
Even though Keisha, portrayed by Birgundi Baker, has been missing for seven days on season 3, episode 2, her search will continue on the forthcoming episodes.
So, she is not leaving “The Chi” anytime soon.
Birgundi Baker’s net worth is approximately $800 thousand. She accumulated this money through her acting, dancing, and singing career.
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