Morgan Harvey: Is she Steve Harvey's biological daughter?

Morgan Harvey: Is she Steve Harvey's biological daughter?

Steve Harvey goes down in history as one of the best and wealthiest comedians and television personalities. He has won seven Daytime Emmys and fourteen NAACP Image Awards for his natural talent. Besides his illustrious career, Steve is a family man with a wife and seven kids. So, who is his eldest child, Morgan Harvey, and is she her biological daughter?

Morgan Harvey
Morgan Harvey's zodiac sign is Taurus. Photo: @morgan_janel on Instagram (modified by author)
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Morgan Harvey is an American multi-talented chef, food blogger and cookbook author. She has made a name for herself in the culinary world by showcasing her delectable dishes and hosting cooking classes.

Morgan Harvey’s profile summary and bio

Full nameMorgan Janel Hawthorne
NicknameMorgan Harvey
Date of birth14 May 1987
Age36 years old (2023)
Zodiac signTaurus
BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee, USA
Current residenceAtlanta, Georgia. USA
Alma materSpelman College, Culinary Institute of America
Height in feet5’6’’
Height in centimetres168
Weight in kilograms60
Weight in pounds132
Hair colourBlack
Eye colour Dark brown
Marital statusMarried
SpouseKareem Hawthorne (DJ Bruckup)
MotherMarjorie Elaine Harvey
FatherDarnell Woods (biological father), Steve Harvey (adoptive father)
Profession Chef, food blogger, cookbook author
Net worth$1–5 million
Social mediaInstagramYouTube

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How old is Morgan Harvey?

Morgan Harvey’s biological father
Morgan has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 million and $5 million. Photo: @morgan_janel on Instagram (modified by author)
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Morgan Harvey (aged 36 as of 2023) was born on 14 May 1987 in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. Her zodiac sign is Taurus. She has six siblings: Jason and Lori Harvey (biological), Wynton, Broderick, Brandi and Karli (step-siblings).

Regarding her education, Morgan attended Spelman College in Atlanta, where she graduated in 2006. She later joined the Culinary Institute of America, graduating with a degree in Baking and Pastry in 2011.

Is Morgan Harvey Steve Harvey's biological daughter?

Morgan is not Steve’s biological daughter. He adopted her and two of her younger siblings, Lori and Jason, after marrying their mother, Majorie Elaine Bridges, in 2007. However, they share a close father-daughter relationship despite their biological indifference.

Who is Morgan Harvey’s biological father?

Darnell Woods is Morgan’s father. He is also Lori and Jason's father. Nonetheless, not much is known about him besides reports claiming he was a drug dealer.

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Morgan Harvey’s height

The food blogger stands 5 feet 6 inches (168 centimetres) tall. As per reports, she weighs 132 pounds (60 kilograms). Morgan features black hair and a pair of dark brown eyes.

Steve Harvey's biological daughter
Morgan and Steve Harvey share a close father-daughter relationship. Photo: @morgan_janel on Instagram, Paras Griffin via Getty Images (modified by author)
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Morgan Harvey’s career

According to her website, Need Some Mo, the celebrity stepdaughter gained culinary experience working at several renowned bakeries and event companies after graduating. She later started sharing her favourite cooking recipes and useful kitchen tips via the website.

Morgan has also made several appearances on The Steve Harvey Show, hosting cooking classes. In 2017, she appeared on an episode of Celebrity Family Feud.

Beyond her career as a chef and online food enthusiast, Morgan has also published an e-book, Party Heart, containing culinary tricks and recipes.

In addition, she runs a production company known as East One Twelve alongside her husband. She also manages Steven Harvey Global, which her stepdad created in 2017.

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Who is Morgan Harvey’s husband?

Morgan is married to her long-time boyfriend Kareem Hawthorne, popularly known as DJ Bruckup. Her husband is a DJ and CEO of T-12 Entertainment.

The couple first met at Spelman College in 2006 during the Miss Black and Gold pageant organized by Kareem’s fraternity, Alpha Phi Alpha. They dated for a while and eventually tied the knot on 12 October 2013 at the St. Philip Cathedral in Atlanta.

The duo has two daughters: Elle Monroe (born on 22 March 2015) and Marley Jean (born on 1 September 2020).

How much is Morgan Harvey’s net worth?

How old is Morgan Harvey?
Morgan attended Spelman College. Photo: @morgan_janel on Instagram (modified by author)
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The Tennessee native has an estimated net worth ranging between $1 million and $5 million. Her income primarily stems from her successful career as a chef and author. She generates revenue from selling her cookbooks online.

Morgan Harvey is a chef, cookbook writer and food blogger from Atlanta, Georgia, USA. She is famously known as the adopted daughter of American TV host and comedian Steve Harvey. She was adopted after her mother’s marriage to Steve.

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