Lydia Gaulden is the mother of the famous American actress, singer, songwriter, television personality, and producer Raven-Symone.
How old is Lydia Gaulden’? Bio, Ethnicity, Nationality, Education
Lydia Gaulden was born in the United States. Her exact date of birth is not available at the moment but looking at her photograph, we can assume that she might be at her early 40s. There is also no information about her family background and early life. She holds an American nationality and belongs to an African-American ethnical background.
Since there is no information about her siblings, she might be the single child of her parents. Regarding her education, there is no information about her school or college.
What is the Net Worth & Salary of Lydia Gaulden’s Daughter?
Lydia Gaulden might have earned a decent amount of sum through her career. There is no information about her profession so it’s hard to evaluate how much she earns in her daily life. So there is no information about her net worth and salary. Being a mother of a famous celebrity she certainly enjoys the fortune from her daughter.
Therefore her daughter Raven Symone has an estimated net worth of around $55 million as of 2019. However, the actual amount of her salary is still missing from the media. Raven has earned over $5.2 million from the sales of her albums and soundtracks. She earned a lot from her That’s So Raven gig. For the first season, she scored around $20k per episode and then $35k per episode for the second season.
Thanks in part to her, Disney made more than $400 million in revenue from the series which lead to her being named $400 million girls by Ebony Magazine which led to speculations that Raven could be worth up to $400 million. However, Disney’s profit from that revenue was $120 million and she was said to be entitled to not more than 30% bringing her earnings to approximately around $20 million. As of now, Raven is enjoying her life lavishly with her partner and family members.
Who is Lydia Gaulden Husband? Children
Lydia Gaulden is a married woman, she married Christopher B Pearman. There is no further information about their marriages date and dating history. However, the couple is blessed with two children as a daughter Raven Symone (born on 10th December 1985) and Blaize Pearman.
They are together since their wedding and so far there are no rumors and signs of their divorce or separation. Currently, the married couple is living a blissful life with their children. Also, there is no information regarding their past dating history.
Lydia Gaulden’s Height & Weight
Lydia Gaulden stands at a decent height with an average weight. She has a dark hair color and dark eyes color. Regarding her other body measurements including waist size, shoe size, dress size, etc are unknown. However, she is also not active on social media.
Lydia Gaulden’s Career
Lydia has provided no information about her career. However, she came under the spotlight as the mother of Raven Symone. She could be in some form of work to lead her daily life. Due to her reserved profile, there is no information about her career. Therefore her daughter Raven Symone began her career as a model at the age of two signings with New York’s Ford Models. She represented top brands like Jell-O, Ritz Crackers, Cool Whip, Fisher-Price, and so on.
At the age of 3, she was confident enough to wow at her auditions for a role in Bill Cosby’s film Ghost Da, however, she was denied the part as she was deemed too young for it. Nevertheless, Raven did impress Cosby who created a role for her on his The Cosby Show where she portrayed the role of Olivia Kendall. Her role lasted from the 6th season when she joined to the season finale in the year 1992.
Movies and TV Series
Being her first break, she gained more exposure and landed more acting gigs including a role as young Halle Berry in the movie Queen: The Story of an American Family. Her next major TV role came in Hangin’ with Mr. Cooper where she portrayed as Nicole Lee. Raven quickly transitioned to the movie, making her debut in The Little Rascals (1994) which was a moderate box office success.
She got a major role in Dr. Dolittle where she played as the daughter to the titular character played by Eddie Murphy. That movie spawned a 2001 sequel where Raven reprised her role. After that, she scored her big break with Disney’s That’s So Raven. The TV series scored record-breaking numbers on its premiere and went on to run for 100 episodes becoming Disney’s longest-running series.
While on the hit show, she still managed to score other gigs including roles in other movies such as; The Cheetah Girls, a voice role in Kim Possible, Fat Albert, TV show Fillmore!, and so on.
Raven Symone was only 7 years old when she started her career as a singer and in fact, went to Missy Elliott for lessons. In the year 1993, she released her first album titled Here To New Dreams and two of the songs became particularly popular. Turning her focus to her acting career, she returned to music in the year 1999 with her sophomore studio album Undeniable.
She capitalized on her breakthrough with Disney series That’s So Raven when she released her third studio album This Is My Time (2004). Her album became her best-selling album reaching #51 on Billboard 200. During her time with That’s So Raven, Symone also took part in 4 Disney soundtracks which received at least gold certification from the RIAA. At the end of the show in 2007, she had sold over 300k copies of her albums in the United States.