Simone Shepherd Biography
When the film industry could not offer her the character play she wanted, Simone Shepherd,41, created for herself what she desired. She joined Vine, which was booming at that time, and started creating videos and people could not get enough of her creative comedy videos. Her videos got more than 3 million Vine loops, making her an entertainment figure worth paying attention to. When Vine was losing its grip on netizens, Simone Shepherd switched to Instagram and filled it with more videos, and still more people flocked to see some of her craziness.
Personal Details, Age, Family and Husband
Simone Shepherd is a Pittsburg native born on 13th March 1982. She does not reveal much about her father but we know her mother and two siblings. Unlike her mother and grandmother, Simone made a conscious decision to get married and have a child later in her life.
When the time was right, she got hooked up with King Kearaun, another famous Viner at that time and they started their relationship after doing vines together. King Keraun had served two years in prison for robbery and credit card fraud.
While in prison, he realized he was not living the life he wanted. When he got released he started making short comedy videos on Vine. His videos went viral because they related to what many people went through.
On the other side, Simone was also making similar videos. Naturally, the King and Simone clicked, became close friends, and started dating. They made their union official, started staying together, and had their first child, Keraun Justen Harris, born in 2021. The newborn added to King a second, his first, Reagan Keraun, being born from his previous relationship.
Education and Vine Days
Simone Shepherd was a natural entertainer from a young age. This passion naturally gravitated her towards participating in activities that involved entertaining people. She went to North Carolina Central University where she earned a degree in theatre.
After graduating, Simone attempted to get into the film industry only to find frustration in getting features in roles she wanted. Her frustrations led to an opportunity to create her way. With a phone, laptop, and the internet, Simone started creating short comedy videos.
The videos came at the right time when Vine was growing at a fast rate. Millennials who had subscribed to the platform watched, looped, and stuck to her channel. She became an internet celebrity. As her fame increased, she started collaborating with other artists like Russel Simons, Tyra Banks, and now her husband Kearaun Harris to get more fans.
As the hay days of Vine were ending, Instagram and Facebook were taking the crown as the best social platforms to create content. She started doing the same on Instagram and her fans flocked to her account to get her. Simone Shepherd has continued growing her fan base and maturing her content as she grows as a person. She has managed to attract a following of more than half a million followers on Instagram alone.
Simone Shepherd Nose Surgery and Boob Job
She has become more open about her personal life and vulnerable about struggles and situations she goes through. Simone opened up about her nose surgery and boob job after a fan commented on the changes that were easily noticeable. Mrs Shepherd replied to the comment defending what she had to her body parts.
She also went on Facebook and opened up about the surgery she had had on her nose and the boob job. Her decision to readjust her body parts received an equal measure of love and criticism as some appreciated the confidence she had and others criticized her for falling victim to White as the only way to be right notion.
Simone’s Facebook Post
Struggle with Fibroids
Simone’s story about suffering from Fibroids also went viral on the internet. She shared that she had been suffering from fibroids most of her life but decided to remain silent about it as most black girls would do. Simone Shepherd confessed to not knowing anything about fibroids because her mother and grandmother did not suffer from the condition and also they got their children earlier on in life.
Simone decided to open up about her condition when she started a serious relationship with King Kearaun. She opened up about her long days of menstruation, heavy blood flow, and painful cramps. Despite these embarrassments, Keraun chose to stick with her.
Initially, Simone did not want to go for surgery but she had to because the fibroids in her uterus prevented her from getting pregnant. Because she felt she had the calling to become a mother, Simone had a hysterectomy. The surgery was successful as the doctor informed her uterus was ready to accommodate a fetus. In 2020, she became pregnant and delivered a boy in 2021.
Simone’ story inspired thousands of women who also opened up about their struggles with fibroids and how they defeated them. It also showed how many women in the country suffered from the condition.
Influence and Success
Now in her motherhood stage, Simone’s content has become more mature. She is sharing more about living a healthy life, engaging in physical exercise, and having a healthy family. Simone regularly does yoga and physical exercise with her husband to stay in shape and keep her mental health in check.
She is now focusing more on her writing ability and doing film. Simone assists in giving direction to people interested in growing their social media influence. Her influence on Instagram has also wowed other influential figures like Morgan DeBaun and Jennifer Lucy Tyler.
Simone Shepherd Personal Details
Marital Status: Married
Height: 5 feet and 6 inches
Weight: approx 130lbs
Net worth: $10 million