Elan Carter is an American Actress and also the daughter of the famous musician Otis Williams. Elan Carter’s father is a second tenor/baritone singer. He is the founder and an original member of the Motown vocal group The Temptations, a group in which he continues to perform; he also owns the rights to the Temptations name.
Elan Carter: Bio Summary
|actress and Otis Williams’ daughter
|54 years old as of 2023
|Date of Birth
|July 3, 1969
|Place of Birth
|Nutley, New Jersey, United States of America
|Otis Lamont Williams, Theron Derrick
|Otis Williams, Arleata Williams
How old is Otis Williams’ daughter?
Elan Carter was born on July 3, 1969, in Nutley, New Jersey, United States of America. She is the stepdaughter of Otis Williams and his mother is Arleata Williams– Otis’ third wife. As of 2023, she is 54 years old. Aside from Elan, Otis has two other children- They are Otis Lamont Williams and Theron Derrick. Elan stands at a height of 5′ 9″ (1.75 m).
Elan Carter was a model
Otis Williams’ daughter has modeled all over the world in places such as Mexico, Europe, Jamaica, and the Bahamas and has appeared on the same stage with artists including the Jacksons, Duran Duran, Bobby Brown, Richard Marx, and Tone-Loc. Elan was the Playmate of the Month in the June 1994 issue of “Playboy.” the daughter of the musician went on to appear in several “Playboy” videos.
Otis Williams’ daughter was an actress
Elan didn’t follow in the footsteps of her father who was a musician. As an actress, Elan Carter appeared in a handful of movies though she didn’t make it as a mega movie star, she sure did leave her mark in the industry. She made appearances on TV shows that include “Seinfeld,” “Team Knight Rider,” “Mike Hammer, Private Eye,” and “Black Scorpion.”
Elan Carter was also a Soul Train dancer. While discussing her history with “Soul Train,” the actor recalled how dancing on the show helped boost her confidence, expand her group of friends, and also open doors for her as a model and actress. She was recently profiled on Youtube for the Soul Train Awards. Elan also appeared in 3 Strikes (2000) and Pensacola: Wings of Gold (1999) 1 episode.
According to thehyperguymotivationalpodcast, Elan is working on a book, entertainment projects, and soon-to-be-released NFTs. The book and the entertainment projects are to give fantastic insight and advice about life and the entertainment industry.
Who is Elan Carter’s husband?
Elan is a married woman and also a mother. According to her IMDB profile, she is married to Keith Austin. Elan Carter and her husband have two children. Elan is the mother of Trace Austin and London Price, however, it is unclear how long Elan and her husband have been married. Elan’s son Trace is an entertainer and she is her son’s manager. The actress revealed in an interview with Dr. Marissa Pei, that she learned how to manage talent like a business from her stepfather Otis William.
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Her mother Arleata Williams was the third woman her stepfather took to the altar. Otis’s first marriage was to Josephine Rogers which produced one child- Otis Lamont Miles. Lamont passed away in 1985. Otis Williams was married to Ann Cain from 1967 to 1973. He got married to Elan’s mother, Arleata “Goldie” Williams (née Carter) in 1983. The marriage ended in 1997.