Rudy Huxtable Now in 2022: What Happened to Rudy from “The Cosby Show”?
Did you enjoy The Cosby Show? Do you remember Rudy Huxtable? If you are the fan of the said show you must have enjoyed the acting of Rudy who was the youngest of the Huxtable children.
Many people who enjoyed The Cosby Show want to know how Rudy Huxtable is now? If you also want to know more about her, keep reading this article.
One of the Biggest Hit in 1980 – “The Cosby Show”
The popular American television series The Cosby Show was aired on NBC premiered from 20th September of 1984 to 30th April 1992.
Its whopping eight seasons were the reason for an exciting evening for its fans every Thursday. The show depicted the lives of an upper-middle-class African-American family residing in Brooklyn, New York.
Five seasons of the show got the honor of the highest-rated show on television. All its eight seasons were amongst the top 20. As per the report in TV Guide, the show was the biggest hit in the 1980s. TV guide also rated this show 28th on their list of 50 greatest shows.
Who Played the Role of Rudy Huxtable?
Keshia Knight Pulliam played the role of Rudy Huxtable. At the age of 6, Pulliam was nominated for the prestigious Emmy Award. She became the youngest person to receive such an honor for her performance as Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.
Pulliam started to appear on the television screen when she was a toddler. She embarked on her professional journey when she was 9 months old for an advertisement for Johnson & Johnson baby products.
Huxtable also amused her fans with her acting in movies like Polly and its sequel Polly: Comin’ Home!
She was able to win Celebrity version of Fear Facto, The Weakest Link, and participated in Celebrity Mole: Yucatan. Besides she also played the role on Tyler Perry’s House of Payne that led her to win NAACP image awards in 2009 and 2010 for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series.
After The Cosby Show was over, Keshia along with her family moved to Virginia. She went to Potomac School in McLean, Virginia.
Is Keshia Knight Pulliam Pregnant?
Today, Rudy Huxtable aka Pulliam is a proud mother of a daughter named Ella Grace Hartwell, who was begotten by her ex-husband Edgerton Harwell. After getting remarried to actor Brad James, Pulliam is often asked by her fans if she is expecting one more child with James or not.
In her response to a video, she did not mention that she is excited to be a mother again. But she is going through something in her life that she did not mention about clearly. Pullin further stated that she wants more space in her life.
“You never know what someone is going through. I’m grateful to do what I love. However, living life under a microscope can be hard….” She added.
Pulliam became the narrator of a documentary titled Eggs over Easy, which is about the struggles of infertility among women. But she did not expect to become a part of the cast. She further stated that she decided to freeze her eggs when things took a turn in her life regarding her sudden divorce from her ex-husband.
Rudy Huxtable Today
Pulliam is still a favorite to many of her fans even though The Cosby Show premiered its last show 30 years ago.
She is still active in her acting career. Although, she is still taking on new projects to excite her fans with her magical performances. Some of her fans still know her to be that little Rudy Huxtable and see her in that tiny form but in reality, Rudy Huxtable today has become a mother of one child.
She was one of the favorite members of the Huxtable family whose character amused every fan. One reason for being famous is that viewers could connect with her, who could make them laugh.