Brittany Daniel Biography
Brittany Daniel is an American television and film actress. She is the twin sister of former actress and photographer Cynthia Daniel.
She is best known for her role as Jessica Wakefield in the 1990s syndicated teen drama Sweet Valley High and her portrayal of Kelly Pitts on the CW/BET comedy-drama series The Game.
On October 24, 2021, Brittany together with her husband Touni, welcomed their daughter Hope Rose Touni, via surrogacy.
Brittany Daniel Age
She was born on March 17, 1976, in Gainesville, Florida, U.S. Daniel is 47 years old as of 2023.
Brittany Daniel Family
Daniel and her twin sister were born to Carolyn and Charlton Bradford (‘C.B’) Daniel Jr who died of cancer in 2008. They an older brother, Brad.
Twin Sister | Cynthia Daniel Hauser
She has a twin sister, whose name is Cynthia Daniel Hauser.
Brittany Daniel Education
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Brittany Daniel Relationship
She dated actor Keenen Ivory Wayans from 2007 to 2014. Later in 2017, she married Adam Touni. Together they have one daughter, Hope Rose Touni who was born via surrogacy.
Husband | Who is Brittany’s husband | Adam Touni
Brittany is happily married to her husband Adam Touni. The couple tied the knot in 2017, and together they are blessed with one daughter, Hope Rose Touni, who was born via surrogacy.
Child via Surrogacy
Unfortunately after Brittany underwent her cancer treatment with six months chemo therapies, she learned she could not have children of her own.
Her twin sister – Cynthia, stepped in and donated her own egg to help her sister. Finally on October 24, 2021, Brittany and her husband Adam welcomed their daughter Hope.
Cancer | Stage IV non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
In 2011, Brittany was diagnosed with cancer, after which she underwent six months of chemotherapy. She later recovered and that’s when she decided to now start a family of her own and settle. “I remember thinking that I had a new lease on life, I was ready to find a partner and have a child.”
Meeting with Fertility Specialist
It was after meeting with a fertility specialist that Brittany was told that likely due to the intense chemo therapies, she had a diminished egg reserve and getting pregnant on her own would be impossible.
Egg Donor | Cynthia | Twin Sister
She revealed that she had her baby using her twin sister Cynthia’s donor egg. “New motherhood is beautiful, it is better than I ever thought it could be. My sister made my dreams come true and words cannot express how grateful I am to her,” Brittany said during an interview.
Brittany Daniel Career
Daniel began acting in 1989 with an appearance in the sitcom The New Leave It to Beaver. Secondly, in 1992, when she was sixteen, Brittany won the role of Mila Rosnovsky on the short-lived syndicated teen drama Swan’s Crossing. She then moved to New York to film the series.
After high school, she landed the role of Jessica Wakefield in the television series Sweet Valley High. During the run of Sweet Valley High, the girls made their film debut in the drama The Basketball Diaries (1995) alongside Leonardo DiCaprio.
Thirdly after Sweet Valley High was canceled in 1997, Daniel continued acting in films and television series including a stint on Dawson’s Creek in 1999 and a role in the CBS television movie On Hostile Ground the following year.
Fourthly, in 2001, she appeared as David Spade’s love interest, Brandy, in Joe Dirt. In 2002, Daniel played one of the lead characters in the short-lived Fox series That ’80s Show.
In 2002, she played Eric Forman’s cousin Penny on That ’70s Show. Daniel also appeared on the show It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia as a transsexual named Carmen. She teamed with the Wayans Brothers for their films White Chicks (2004) and Little Man (2006).
That same year, she appeared in the VH1 television movie Totally Awesome before landing a lead role in The CW Television Network’s half-hour comedy The Game, which she starred in until 2011.
However, she would return to the show in 2014. In February 2010, she was cast in the Brothers
Strause thriller Skyline; the film was released on November 12, 2010.
Brittany Daniel Net Worth
Daniel is an American actress who has a net worth of $4 million dollars as of 2023.
Brittany Daniel Movies
|2015||Joe Dirt 2: Beautiful Loser||Brandy|
|2007||Last of the Romantics||Sarah Xavier|
|2007||Loveless in Los Angeles||Kelly Liffen|
|2006||Rampage: The Hillside Strangler Murders||Samantha Stone|
|2006||The Hamiltons||Dani Cummings|
|2004||White Chicks||Megan Vandergeld|
|1995||The Basketball Diaries||Blinkie|
|2006–2011, 2014–2015||The Game||Kelly Pitts|
|2006||Community Service||Carly Phillips|
|2005–2010||It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia||Carmen|
|2004||North Shore||Cari Layne|
|2003||Just Shoot Me!||Sarah|
|2003||111 Gramercy Park||Brynn Martin|
|2002||That ’70s Show||Penny|
|2002||That ’80s Show||Sophia|
|2000||On Hostile Ground||Cindy Evers|
|1999||Dawson’s Creek||Eve Whitman|
|1994–1997||Sweet Valley High||Jessica “Jess” Wakefield|
|1992||Swans Crossing||Mila Rosnovsky|
|1989||The New Leave It to Beaver||Zorigna #1|
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