Kenya Barris

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Born: 08/09/1974 in Los Angeles, California, USA

Filmography

Writer (13)

Black-ish 2014 - 2017 (TV Show)

Creator

Girl Trip 2017 (Movie)

(current draft) (Screenplay)

Barbershop: The Next Cut 2016 (Movie)

(Screenplay)

America's Next Top Model 2003 - 2008, 2010 - 2014 (TV Show)

Creator

Girlfriends 2005 - 2008, 2010 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Executive Story Editor

Are We There Yet? 2011 (Tv Show)

Staff Writer

America's Next Top Model: Exposed 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

Creator

Australia's Next Top Model 2004 - 2007 (TV Show)

Creator

America's Next Top Model: Return to the Runway 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Creator

America's Next Top Model: Where the Girls Are 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Creator

America's Next Top Model: The Runway Ahead 2003 - 2004 (TV Show)

Creator

Soul Food 2003 - 2004 (Tv Show)

Writer
Producer (6)

Black-ish 2014 - 2017 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

Black-ish 2014 - 2017 (TV Show)

Showrunner

Barbershop: The Next Cut 2016 (Movie)

(Co-Producer)

The Start Up 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Executive Producer

The Game 2006 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Consulting Producer

Hello World 2012 - 2013 (TV Show)

Executive Producer
Director (1)

Black-ish 2014 - 2016 (Tv Show)

Director

EDUCATION

Clark Atlanta University

Milestones

2014

Became the showrunner, producer, and frequent writer for the series "Black-ish."

2011

Began writing for "Are We There Yet?"

2006

Started producing "The Game."

2005

Began writing for "America's Next Top Model."

2003

Began writing for the series "Like Family."

1997

Became a writer on "The Keenen Ivory Wayans Show."

Bonus Trivia

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Was childhood friends with Tyra Banks.

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Was born in Inglewood, California, but moved to a more affluent neighborhood later in his youth after his father received a settlement having been injured in an accident at his job, and his mother received his real estate license.

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