An estimated $14 million dollars are in Lisa Bonet’s possession. She became well-known thanks to her part as “Denise Huxtable” on The Cosby Show. For her work on A Different World, she received a primetime Emmy Award nomination.
After her separation from Jason Momoa, she has been in the spotlight. The films “Angel Heart,” “High Fidelity,” “Road to Paloma,” “Biker Boyz,” “Ray Donovan,” and “Life on Mars” all featured her.
Among the many accolades, she has received are those of Best Supporting Actress (1988) and Best Young Actor/Actress Ensemble (1989) in a Television Comedy, Drama Series, or Special.
On November 16, 1967, in San Francisco, California, Lisa Michelle Bonet entered the world. Her mother is Jewish and her father is African-American, hence she is multiracial.
Bonet went to high school with her half-siblings and other siblings in the same California town. After finishing high school, she enrolled in acting classes at Celluloid Acting Studio in North Hollywood.
Lisa Bonet’s involvement in the entertainment industry began at a young age, long before she enrolled in an acting program after graduating from high school. As a child, she had a successful acting career and performed on several TV series and in beauty pageants.
In 1983, she landed one of her first major TV appearances on the show St. Elsewhere. Soon after this came the chance of a lifetime, a recurring part on The Cosby Show in 1984.
Between seasons one and seven, Lisa Bonet played Bill Cosby’s on-screen daughter. The Cosby Show dominated the ratings for five consecutive years. During its tenure, the sitcom also picked up six Emmys.
Yet, behind the scenes, things were not always so upbeat. According to a number of sources, tensions between Lisa Bonet and Bill Cosby increased as Bonet got older.
As a result, Bonet eventually left the show for a while to star in the spin-off series A Different World. Between 1987 and 1989, she was in 23 episodes. According to reports, Bonet was “seriously persuaded” to leave The Cosby Show in favor of A Different World.
Many sources place Lisa Bonet’s wealth at over $50 million. Lisa Bonet has been honored with nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award, the Saturn Award, and four Young Artist Awards.
Zo Kravitz, also an actor, is Lisa Bonet’s only child from her marriage to singer-songwriter Lenny Kravitz. Lisa Bonet has two children from a previous marriage to actor Jason Momoa.
At the age of twenty, Lisa Bonet wed musician Lenny Kravitz. Their shared upbringing by Jewish parents was the initial bonding factor that brought them together as friends. After waiting for a whole year, Lisa Bonet finally gave birth to their daughter, Zoe.
Successfully pursuing acting, singing, and modeling, Zoe Kravitz went on to achieve fame and fortune. In 1993, Lisa Bonet and Lenny Kravitz got a divorce after being married for six years.
Lisa Bonet legally changed her name in 1995 to Lilakoi Moon, however, she is still better known by her former stage name. They began dating in 2005, and Jason Momoa eventually proposed in 2017. Two children have been born to the couple.