Toukie Smith

About Toukie Smith

Who is it?: Actress, Model
Birth Day: April 25, 1955
Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, United States
Birth Sign: Taurus
Other names: Tookie Smith
Occupation: Actress, model
Years active: 1970–present
Known for: Eva Rawley – 227
Partner(s): Robert De Niro (1988–96)
Children: 2
Family: Willi Smith (brother)

Toukie Smith Net Worth

Toukie Smith was bornon April 25, 1955 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, United States, is Actress, Model. Toukie Smith, born as Doris Smith, is an American model and actress best known for appearing as Eva Rawley in NBC’s sitcom ‘227’ as well as for her role in the series ‘Miami Vice’. She has also done a handful of movies, such as ‘Me and Him’, ‘Talkin' Dirty After Dark’, ‘I Like It Like That’, ‘Joe's Apartment’, ‘The Preacher's Wife’ and ‘Goosed’. Smith, who is the sister of the deceased fashion designer Willi Smith, has modelled for several brands, such as Geoffrey Beene, Chanel, Thierry Mugler, Norma Kamali, Patrick Kelly, Versace and Issey Miyake. She has also modelled for her late brother’s line. Smith has had a successful print modelling career as well and has appeared in numerous publications including ‘Cosmopolitan,’ ‘Seventeen,’ ‘Vogue,’ ‘Ebony,’ ‘Redbook’ and ‘ELLE’ magazines. Talking about the honors the American model has received, she was once named Bloomingdale's ‘Model of the Year’ and turned out to be the first African-American model to have a mannequin designed in her likeness.
Toukie Smith is a member of Models

💰 Net worth: $4 Million

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Biography/Timeline

1970

Smith started her career in 1970 as a model, working for such brands as Chanel, Versace, Geoffrey Beene, Issey Miyake, Norma Kamali, Thierry Mugler, and Patrick Kelly. She also modeled for her brother's line.

1978

She also had a successful print career, including a photo campaign for Yves St. Laurent as well as appearances in Vogue, ELLE, Ebony, Cosmopolitan, Redbook, and Seventeen magazines. In 1978, Smith was named Bloomingdale's Model of the Year and became the first African–American model to have a mannequin designed in her likeness.

1988

From 1988–1996, Smith's long–term partner was actor Robert De Niro, with whom she had twin sons (Aaron Kendrick De Niro and Julian Henry De Niro; born 1995) conceived by in vitro fertilization and delivered by a surrogate mother.

1991

Besides 227, Her other credits include Talkin' Dirty After Dark (1991), Joe's Apartment (1994), and The Preacher's Wife (1996).