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Outspoken. Direct. Toxic? Kellie Rasberry’s disarming honesty has earned her a legion of loyal fans.
In a nutshell, what’s your bio?
-I was born in Mullins and raised in Florence , SC. I moved to Dallas in May of 1994 to become part of Kidd Kraddick in the Morning. On September 13, 2003, I married my longtime boyfriend Freddie. Unfortunately, things didn’t work out, but there was a wonderful silver lining! On October 19, 2006, I gave birth to a beautiful baby girl named Emma Kelly.
What’s your birthday/sign?
-April 13 and I’m an Aries.
How tall are you and what do you weigh?
-I’m 5’9” and I just had a baby so give me a break!
-I’m a Baptist. I’ve been back-sliding for a while, but I’m working on that.
-I graduated with a BA in English from Francis Marion University .
Do you have any pets?
-I have a Yorkie-Poo Poo named George. LOVE him!
Who would you like to meet?
-Britney Spears. I’ve talked to her on the phone, but I’ve never met her. And I don’t care how trashy she gets… I still love her. That’s TRUE love.
What CDs are in your car right now?
-Viva La Cobra by Cobra Starship, The Last Goodnight, 2 Sesame Street CDs and Veggie Tales.
What are your favorite music groups?
-When I was a kid, I loved The Monkees. At the time, I didn’t realize they hadn’t been around for a couple decades and were middle-aged has-beens…When I was a teenager, I loved me some Duran Duran!! I had their posters all over my walls…I dyed my bangs blonde…I wore the white jazz shoes…I sent Simon a 50-foot long fan letter (hand-written on butcher paper)…I was ridiculous. Then when I became and adult, I fell in love with the Backstreet Boys, but mainly Howie D. I still have a little shrine to him in my office. And now, I just listen to whatever we’re playing on the radio. I don’t have a real favorite.
Do you have any favorite movies?
-In no particular order: Love Actually, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Notting Hill, Dangerous Beauty, The Notebook, Sixteen Candles, The Shining, Can’t Buy Me Love, The Princess Bride and the original Terminator movie – the one with Michael Biehn!
Favorite TV Shows?
-Here’s what I Tivo: The Dish, Project Runway, Grey’s Anatomy, Desperate Housewives, and The Amazing Race
What book is on your nightstand right now?
-Su Doku and crossword puzzles
Were you good at school?
-I think so. I graduated as salutatorian, but there were only 18 kids in my high school class. Only 17 of us walked at graduation, though, because one of the guys got caught sleeping with a school bus driver and was suspended…
Who has the greatest influence on you?
-Kidd Kraddick! My happiness depends entirely on him!!!
Do you smoke?
Do you drink?
-I must say I am fond of the occasional cocktail…I love fruity martinis.
What do you admire most about yourself?
-I’m really proud of the way I’ve handled the divorce while becoming a new mommy.
One of your main faults?
-Sarcasm. I tend to have a very sarcastic sense of humor and some people tend to take some of the things I say seriously.
Have you ever committed a crime? Even a small one?
-When I was a little girl and not conscious of germs, I would steal a grape or two from the produce aisle…I’m really sorry about it, though.
Where will you go when you die?
What music would you like played at your funeral?
-She’s Out of My Life by Michael Jackson. I want there to be a wailing and gnashing of teeth!!!