Sherri Shepherd Biography

Sherri is an actress, comedienne, NY Times best selling author, and Emmy Award-winning Talk Show Host most notable for her seven years co-hosting “The View.” In addition to daytime television, Sherri competed in the fourteenth season of “Dancing with the Stars” and is a memorable player in prime time. Her credits include “30 Rock,” How I Met Your Mother," “SHERRI,” “Less than Perfect,” “Everybody Loves Raymond." Additional film credits include Chris Rock's "Top Five," "One For The Money," Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa, Guess Who’s Your Caddy, Beauty Shop and Cellular, and the Oscar-winning filmPrecious. Knowing the heartache and joy of raising a child with special needs, Sherri is partnered with the YAI National Institute to raise awareness for children and adults with disabilities. I would like to dedicate my performance to my son Jeffrey who teaches me everyday that nothing is impossible. I love you Jeffrey!