While still in high school, she was crowned Miss Ohio At the peak of her career, Jayne was considered a sex symbol. Now, at the age of 65, not much has changed about Jayne. Perfect way to spend a 65th birthday — lots of family and friends. The celebration was as wonderful as most fans would probably expect. A number of celebrities also stepped out for the big event. At the height of her career, Jane was one of the most known faces in sports broadcasting but all of that changed when she was diagnosed with endometriosis.
They married in They later divorced in In , Kennedy married actor Bill Overton. They have four children: his daughter Cheyenne and their three daughters Savannah Re b. November 20, , Kopper Joi b. May 17, and Zaire Ollyea b.
Jayne Kennedy poses for a portrait in circa in Los Angeles, California. Throughout the s, the model, actress and sportscaster Jayne Kennedy was one of the most culturally influential women in the country. Not only was she the most prominent African-American woman on television, but she was one of the only female television announcers who worked in the world of sports. Aside from her on-camera work, Kennedy was and still is an advocate for numerous charities. Jayne Kennedy.
She was married to black actor and former D. Infamously, the couple was also one of the first couples to fall prey to the leaked sex tape syndrome. Soon afterward, Jayne broke new ground again when she became one of only a handful of black women who made it to the semi-finalist round of the annual Miss America pageant.