Bernie Mac is regarded as one of the best comedians of all-time along with his hit TV series, ‘The Bernie Mac Show.’ This aired back in 2001 and ran all the way through 2006 as it told the story of Bernie in the show as he was married and also take care of his nieces and nephew. Among his co-stars were Kelita Smith, Camille Winbush, Jeremy Suarez, and Dee Dee Davis. Mac tragically passed away in 2008 from pneumonia complications but many fans of the show wonder where the rest of the cast is today.
Smith played the role of Mac’s wife, Wanda. In the show, she held a powerful position as Vice President at AT&T. At the same time, she embraces duties at home in taking care of the kids which helped Mac lead the way to be the man of the house. Since the conclusion of The Bernie Mac Show, Smith has since done some stand-up comedy along with acting in film such as ‘A Deadly Adoption’ and ‘Sharknado 3.’ Recent work also includes ‘The Man in 3B’ and ‘The Preacher’s Son.’
Camille Winbush starred as the older child in the Mac household, Vanessa. Vanessa came off a bit as someone who wanted to handle things on her own despite the wisdom of Mac. Over time, she ended up getting better with her uncle. Aside from her role in the show, Winbush still pursues acting and also a music career. She performs at various fundraising events in the Los Angeles area and even recorded “The Night Before Christmas Song” for the School’s Out! Christmas album. Winbush has also appeared in ER, Strong Medicine, Criminal Minds, and Grey’s Anatomy.
Dee Dee Davis played the role of Bryana,who was the youngest child and nicknamed “Baby girl.” Acting in the future wasn’t highly pursued by Davis. Today, she has young toddler as she is 23-years-old now. Fans still show plenty of love in her Instagram comments as they continue to call her baby girl. They also reminisce on The Bernie Mac Show and compliment Davis on how well she played her role throughout the duration of the five seasons it was on the air on Fox.
Jeremy Suarez played the role of Jordan, the middle child of the children in the home. Mac originally wasn’t feeling Jordan’s personality but the two were eventually able to bond and become closer over time. Suarez keeps in touch with many of the cast members as there’s still lot of love today. He went on to act in films such as ‘Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie’ and ‘The Fix’ over the last decade. Voiceover work in video games has also become his speciality.