Angela Bassettʼs son Slater Vance Biography, Age, Net Worth

Angela Bassettʼs son Slater Vance Biography, Age, Net Worth

Who is Slater Vance? 

Slater Vance (born Slater Josiah Vance on January 27th, 2006) is known as the only son of actor Courtney B. Vance, and actress Angela Bassett. 

His parents are all famous and as successful in their similar careers in the entertainment industry. Courtney B. Vance: a successful actor with decade-long experiences, for which he has now received several awards, including a Tony Award and two Primetime Emmy Awards. 

Angela Bassett: a skillful and successful actress who started her career in the American movie industry as far back as 1985. She holds several awards herself for her decade-long contributions to the industry, including two Golden Globe Awards, and an Actors Guild Award. 

Slater Vance has yet to reach his majority age, so he does not have a career recognized by the mainstream media. Nonetheless, his parents’ presence in his life has continued to make his minority years feel as though being a child is such a lucrative “business.” Continue reading to get a grip on everything there’s to know about him. Talk about his siblings, Instagram account, net worth, age, birthday, twin sister, and more. 

Quick Profile Rundown 

Birth NameSlater Josiah Vance
BirthdayJanuary 27th, 2006
Age17 years old
Hair/eye colorBlack
Twin SisterBronwyn Vance
ParentsActor Courtney B. Vance and actress Angela Bassett
ProfessionPop & indie music artist
AuntsD’nette Bassett and Cecilie Vance
GrandparentsBetty Jane Bassett, Daniel Benjamin Bassett, Conroy Vance, and Leslie Vance
Slater Vance with his twin sister and parents.

Slater Josiah Vance Biography, Age 

Slater Vance was born through a surrogate mother in California, U.S. At the time of his birth, he weighed 5 lbs, 2 oz. Betty Jane Bassett, Daniel Benjamin Bassett, Conroy Vance, and Leslie Vance are the names of his grandparents. 

Otherwise, D’nette Bassett and Cecilie Vance are mentioned as the names of his maternal and paternal aunts, respectively. Slater is currently 17 years old. Yet, there are no publications available to confirm his educational background. But, it looks like he’s through with high school, as of March 2023.

Now, it is public information that his ethnicity is Afro-American. Then again, he holds American citizenship by birth and has roots traced back to Africa. Angela (his mom) is a Pentecostal Evangelical Christian and a member of the West Angeles Church of God in Christ (Church of God in Christ), located in Los Angeles, so Slater is more than likely a Christian. 

Slater Vance Birthday, Siblings 

Slater was said to have been born five weeks early with his twin sister, Bronwyn Vance. We have written about his twin sister here, so check it out to see what’s currently going on in her personal life.

Although it is public information that Slater Vance and his twin sister, Brownyn, were born by a surrogate mother, their surrogate mother wishes to stay private, so there’s no hint as to who she is. And to set the record straight, Slater’s mom, Angela, would reveal that she and her husband are the biological parents of the twins.

Slater Vance Career 

At 17, Slater is considered legally ineligible to have a career. Nonetheless, his parents are grooming him and his twin sister on the right path, so all that he’s been up to over the past decade and a half would be public information sooner. 

In the absence of his career portfolio, Slater Josiah Vance’s mom is known for blockbuster movies such as; 

  • Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (2022).
  • Green Lantern (2011)
  • Malcolm X (1992)
  • Avengers: Endgame (2019)
  • Black Panther (2018)
  • Waiting to Exhale (1995)
  • Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
  • What’s Love Got to Do with It (1993)
  • London Has Fallen (2016)
  • Vampire in Brooklyn (1995)
  • Music of the Heart (1999)
  • Notorious (2009)
  • How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998)
  • Boyz n the Hood (1991)

Slater Josiah Vance’s Instagram account, @slater.vance, shows that he has a career. He’s a pop/indie artist, who’s credited for his latest music video for his single, Streetlight Love. Stream his song on YouTube here.

Slater Vance, his twin sister, Brownyn, and parents, Angela and Courtney.
Slater Josiah Vance and his twin sister, Bronwyn, in their infancy.

Slater Vance’s Parents’ Marriage 

Slater Vance’s parents, Bassett and Vance, have been married since October 12, 1997. Notably, their first meeting happened during their years at the famed Yale School of Drama. Yet, they did not meet on a personal basis at the time, but instead as every other colleague and/or coursemate would. 

About a decade after their first meeting, they crossed paths again in Los Angeles, California, and started dating. They’ve been married for more than two decades and a half and currently live with their two children in Los Angeles, California State. 

With their decade-growing love and marital union, Slater Josiah Vance’s parents authored a book titled “Friends: A Love Story, with Hilary Beard” to further share their stories. 

Slater Vance Net Worth

Slater Vance has yet to share details about his an estimated net worth; nonetheless, his parents have. His mom, Angela Bassett, has a net worth of about 30,000,000. While his dad, Courtney B. Vance, has a net worth estimated to be over 25,000,000 dollars. 

As you may have noticed, that’s it for Slater Josiah Vance’s biography. Check out his sister’s biography to stay up-to-date on what’s going on for her. 

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