ATLANTA – OCTOBER 17: Keyshia Knight Pulliam attends the Interscope/Geffen/A Records, BET and Zone 4 party before the 2008 BET Hip Hop Awards at the W Midtown hotel on October 17, 2008 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Prince Williams/WireImage) *** Local Caption *** Keyshia Knight Pulliam
Child actress Keisha Knight Pulliam is a 2001 graduate of Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in sociology. She became the youngest actress, at the age of six to receive an Emmy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress for her work on the Cosby Show.
Keshia Knight Pulliam won an Emmy at age 6 for her role as sweet and sassy Rudy Huxtable on The Cosby Show. She stepped out of the limelight for her teen and young adult years and graduated with a Bachelor’s in Sociology from Spelman College.
Keshia Knight Pulliam became the youngest actress ever to be nominated for an Emmy at age six for best supporting actress. Even before that – at age three – she played "Keshia" on Sesame Street. She also played in the movie "Polly" with Phylicia Rashad.