Christel Khalil is an American actress of cinema, television, and the theater. In addition, Christel Khalil is well-known for her performance as Lily Ashby on ‘The Young and the Restless.’
Christel Adnana Mina Khalil, better known as Christel Khalil, was born in Los Angeles, California, United States of America on 30 November 1987. She is currently 34 years old and possesses American citizenship. In addition, she has the Sagittarius zodiac sign and is of mixed African-American, European, and Pakistani descent.
Her parents are Adnan Khalil (father) and Belita Edwards (mother) (mother). Her father is of Pakistani ancestry, while her mother is of European and African-American ancestry. In addition, she has three elder brothers named Alex, Chris, and Adam, as well as a younger half-sister named Aysha.
Regarding her academic career, there is no precise information on her academic credentials. Given her age and accomplishments, we can presume that she has graduated from a prestigious American university.
Christel Khalil made her acting debut as a child actor in a 1993 episode of the Fox Channel American sitcom series ‘The Sinbad Show,’ starring Sinbad in the guest character of Crystal. Family Matters (1996) and George & Leo (1997) had subsequent guest appearances. In the interim, she played supporting roles in the 1995 and 1996 films, “Dragon Fury” and “Matilda” (1996).
In the 1997 short film “You’re Invited to Mary-Kate and Ashley’s Christmas Party,” she portrayed Diana. In the 1998 horror thriller Milo, which was released on October 6, she portrayed Young Claire Mullins, while Jennifer Jostyn portrayed the older version of the character.
In 2002, after assuming the character of Lily Ashby on the American soap opera The Young and the Restless, she catapulted to prominence as an actress. In addition, she appeared in the television series ‘2 Broke Girls.’ In addition, in 2004, she was cast as Cornelia Hale in the French-American animated television series ‘W.I.T.C.H.’
She has made guest appearances on several successful television programs, including “Malcolm in the Middle” (2006) and “NCIS: Los Angeles” (2012). In 2017, she portrayed Christel in Erik Blanc’s drama film Chronologia Human and Breanna Wilkinson in the short film Bedlam.
Christel portrayed Lauren opposite Haley Webb and Haley Pullos in the October 10, 2018 release of ‘Good Deed,’ a drama-thriller film directed by Craig Goldsmith. In 2012, she participated in the music video for the song “Beautiful Queen” by Johnny Britt.
Achievements and Net Worth
In 2008, she won the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series for her performance on the daytime soap opera The Young and the Restless. On The Young and the Restless, she earned the Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Young Actress in a Drama Series for the second time. In addition, she has been nominated 14 times on various occasions.
It is estimated that her net worth is approximately $17 million. This actress’ income and earnings have not been publicized.
Christel Khalil is related to Golden Spruce Capital’s Managing Partner and Founder, Sam Restagno. Since 2016, they have been together. She tied the knot with Stephen Hensley on September 21, 2008.
She gave birth to her first child, a son called Michael Caden Hensley, on April 17, 2010. The couple separated on September 1, 2011. After that, she began dating Ray Wicks. They maintained this relationship for four years before breaking up in August 2015.
This woman is currently not involved in any scandal or speculations and is concentrating on her profession.
Physical dimensions and social media
This actress is 5 feet two inches tall and weighs approximately 51 kilograms. In addition, this woman has dark brown hair and light brown eyes. In addition, her physical dimensions are 33-24-33 inches, and she wears a size 4 US dress.
Her Instagram has almost 118 thousand followers. Similarly, there are over 2,500 Twitter followers and over 2,900 Facebook followers.