Mekia Cox is an American actress and dancer. She is known for her role in the movies and TV series Chicago Med, Key and Peele, Sasha, Gotham, 90210, After Dark, and The Squeeze. As a good dancer, she has also performed with King Of Pop Michael Jackson. Besides, she is happily married to Britt Leach and recently welcomed a new member, a daughter to the family.
Mekia Cox was born in Saint Croix, Virgin Islands, the US on November 18, 1981. She is an American by birth and she belongs to the African-American ethnic group. Her star sign is Scorpio. The family moved to Orlando, Florida when she was 7 years old.
Mekia Cox attended Dr. Philips High School and graduated in the Visual and Performing Arts program in 1999.
In 2003, she completed her Bachelor of Music degree from Florida State University. She became a part of the special program of the University titled Musical Theater program.
Mekia Cox is a married woman and shares a daughter. She is wedded to Britt Leach on April 28, 2018. Details regarding the courtship of their love life, dating, and wedding details are not out yet.
The couple shares a beautiful daughter, born in December 2018. They have not shared the details of their daughter.
The couple is leading a happy married life understands the values of a good relationship. They share the responsibility of bringing up their only child. As of now, there are no reports of any issues in their relationship that could ruin their happily married life.
Mekia Cox’s net worth is estimated to be $1 million. She amassed such a huge amount of net worth from her profession as an actor and a dancer.
She earns an average income from her career which ranges from $50,000 to $150,000 per annum. Since she is an experienced and good actress, she might earn more than average.
Mekia Cox leads a simple and purposeful life. She does not spend extravagantly and maintains the life standard required by her professional as well as her social circle. Details regarding the financial aspects of her assets and possessions like the house, cars, jewelry, and other belongings are unknown.
Mekia started her career as a theater actress. She worked at the theater in Charlottesville named Heritage Repertory Theater. She was also a part of Nickelodeon‘s show for a brief period of time. Later she joined Merry-Go-Round Theater in Auburn and she toured nationally for two years.
Cox began with small roles in the television series. She appeared in shows like CSI: NY, Half & Half, and One Tree Hill. She got a good role in Undercovers in which she appeared in all first-season episodes.
Cox is currently starring in the series Chicago Med. Because of her good performance, she is now a regular cast of the series.
Cox is also a part of many Hollywood movies I Kissed a Vampire, Battlefield America, After Dark, The Squeeze and few other movies. She is a very good dancer and she has performed with superstars like Michael Jackson in music videos and dance shows.