Keisha Chambers is the longtime, proud and supportive wife of TV and film actor, Justin Chambers.
Keisha’s husband is easily recognized as Dr. Alex Karev on the long-running drama Grey’s Anatomy. A role he played for 15 years prior to leaving the show in 2010.
It is safe to say that Justin’s number one fan and supporter has been his wife of many years, Keisha Chambers.
Here you’ll learn everything about the celebrity spouse, details about her private life and the family she and hubby Justin Chambers have together.
Justin Chambers wife
Justin Chambers wife is the lovely Keisha Chambers.
As much as we’d liked for Dr. Karev to be with Izzie forever, he has an Izzie in real life by the name of Keisha Chambers, his wife of nearly three decades.
The two became husband and wife in 1993. When speaking about his wife, Justin told a reporter once
“Every relationship has its ups and downs, but I’m glad I get to go through the ups and downs with her. I just feel really fortunate to have found someone who will be my partner on this journey.”
Keisha Chambers age
Keisha Chambers who was born in 1970; that makes the celebrity wife currently 50-years-old. She and her husband share the same birth year.
Keisha Chambers biography
Keisha Chambers knows a thing or two about the entertainment industry and understands perfectly well its demands.
She is actually a former model who also worked as an agency booker.
Word in the street is that Keisha actually tried to be a model herself however, due to her dark complexion she found some roadblocks and apparently even experienced discrimination.
Not being the type to backdown, she later decided the next best thing was to work at a modeling agency.
During her career she used to match her clients with jobs as well as locate and contract the models. Additionally, she represented her agency as a public relation manager.
Nowadays, the former aspiring model and agency booker is a supportive celeb spouse and busy mom. Is safe to say she is most likely recognized as the wife of Justin Chambers.
Justin Chambers Keisha Chambers
Justin Chambers and Keisha Chambers first met while working in the same industry back in the early 90’s. At the time they were both trying to make it in the modeling world.
Online sources say, she met her man while Justin was modeling for Calvin Klein. At the time Keisha was working at a modeling agency. The two met, began dating and the rest is history.
Keisha Chambers children
Justin and Keisha Chambers have been married for 27 years, in which time they have become proud parents.
Justin Chambers wife, Keisha is the mother of the couple’s five children, four daughters — Isabella, twins Maya and Kaila and Eva; and one son, named Jackson.
Mrs. Chambers enjoys a low profile and can be seen once in a while on the red carpet next to her husband. Unlike her super famous husband, Keisha Chambers prefers to stay away from the cameras and is perfectly fine with her husband getting all the attention.
With five kids to raise is understandable Keisha Chambers is focused on her children and not on any type of social media.
The couple’s children however, are now young adults. Daughters, Anastasia & Eva are into music and have a band of their own called, Pinkypinky The Band. Their Instagram page has over 13k followers. In 2018, the band opened for the B-52s band in San Diego. They debuted in 2019 with their album “Turkey Dinner.”
Justin Chambers net worth
Keisha’s husband began his career as a model and later transitioned to acting. Born in Ohio on July 11, 1970; Justin Willman Chambers made the move to New York and studied for four years at H.B. Studios and Ron Stetson Studios.
He made his debut as a Calvin Klein fashion model after being scouted on the Paris Metro. His modeling career took him to Europe, Japan and the U.S. He went onto appear in the Dave Matthews Band music video for their song “Ants Marching.”
His training paid off as he landed several television roles, including in Another World, New York Undercover, Four Corners with Ann-Margret, and the Hallmark Hall of Fame production of Rose Hill, with Jennifer Garner. He was first casted in a lead role in the primetime soap opera Four Corners.
Chambers got his big break when he was cast in his first feature film, Liberty Heights. Since then he’s had other acting roles including the 2013 film Broken City alongside Mark Wahlberg and Russell Crowe.
However, at 50, Chambers is perhaps best known for his role on the television series Grey’s Anatomy.
Chambers’ Dr. Alex Karev was introduced in the Grey’s series premiere as a surgical intern at Seattle Grace Hospital, eventually rising to resident and later becoming a pediatric surgical fellow.
Initially disliked by his fellow interns because of his brusque and dismissive manner with patients and co-workers, he earned their respect because of his profound skill for his specialty.
He also held important roles first as head of pediatric surgery and later as Chief of Staff and Chief of Surgery at Pacific Northwest General Hospital. His character’s love life was also a huge focal point in the series. His character went through two marriages, first to Heigl’s Izzie, and later to intern Jo Wilson.
He finally said farewell as his character left the hospital to take care of his sick mother.
In 2020, the actor announced announced he was living the hit medical drama after 15 years.
He was last seen in Grey’s Anatomy 350th episode, which aired November 14. Chambers said in a statement
“There’s no good time to say goodbye to a show and character that’s defined so much of my life for the past 15 years,” “For some time now, however, I have hoped to diversify my acting roles and career choices. And, as I turn 50 and am blessed with my remarkable, supportive wife and five wonderful children, now is that time.”
Sources online estimate his net worth, at approximately, $18 Million.
Justin Chambers family
Justin Chambers who is a fraternal twin, was born to parents John and Pam Chambers. His mother, born Pamela Sue Williams; and his father were both deputy sheriffs. His parents served as deputies for the Clark County Sheriff’s Office.
In addition to his fraternal twin, Jason; Justin has three older siblings including brother, John Jr. and sisters Susan and Mia.