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Andrea Constand Wiki, Age, Gay or Lesbian, Ethnicity, Parents, Facts

Updated On: 03 Jun, 2018

Andrea Constand Wiki, Age, Gay or Lesbian, Ethnicity, Parents, Facts

Quick Information

Date of Birth April 11, 1973
Age 45 Years 5 Month(s)
Citizenship Canadian
Profession Basketball Player
Marital Status Single
Divorced Not Yet
Gay/Lesbain Lesbian
Net Worth Not Disclosed
Ethnicity White
Social Media Twitter
Children/Kids Not Yet
Height 6 Feet (183 cm)
Parents Gianna Constand (Mother), Andy Constand (Father)
Siblings Diana Constand Parsons (Sister)

Andrea constand is best known as the professional basketball player who was a member of Canadian Women's National Basketball Team. She is the first woman to accuse the actor Bill Cosby of the sexual assault and settled the case out of court with the undisclosed cash settlement in 2006. She recently won her case in April 2018 against the sex predator.

Amanda and Her Meeting with Cosby!

The native of Ontario, moved to the United States to play college basketball. She played for the University of Arizona before moving to Europe to become a professional player. She later returned to work as the staff of coach Dawn Staley at the Temple University.  

There she became a prominent member of the personnel and then became the Director of Basketball Operations. The college is alma mater of Bill Cosby and is the place where she met him for the first time. 

An Alleged Assault on Andrea by Cosby:

After being a good friend with Cosby, Andrea started attending several dinners and attends social gatherings with him. He was a mentor to her and would help her get into sports broadcasting. It all changed one night when she went to his Philadelphia mansion in 2004.

After being there, the comedian Cosby gave her three blue pills after having dinner which he told would ‘take the edge off.’ She lost consciousness after that, and while waking up, she could felt that her legs were not strong making her realize that she had been drugged and raped.

Andrea’s Decision To Go To Court:

Andrea age 45, is one of the 60 women, who have accused the actor of sexual abuse against them. As per the reports, Bill Cosby who was married at the time liked her and developed a romantic interest in her at the moment he met her for the first time. Not realizing that she was a gay, he advanced towards her which she rejected. She is a lesbian and was in a relationship at the time with another woman.

It resulted in him assaulting her, and when she confronted after the days of the incident, he said that he thought she had an orgasm. With the help of the attorney, a year after the assault, she went to the police and then to the court. She is the first one to file a lawsuit against him which happened in 2005. However, it settled out of the court after being dismissed for ‘insufficient credible and admissible evidence.’

The case went for a second trial on 5 June 2017. After a year of trial, on April 26, 2018, he was found guilty of three counts of aggravated indecent assault and is on a house arrest at his Philadelphia mansion outfitted with a GPS ankle Bracelet to monitor his activity. He is allowed to leave his house only to meet with his lawyers or go to the doctors after getting a permit.

How Much Is Andrea's Net Worth?

Andrea has summoned her net worth from her basketball career. She was a professional basketball player for Sicily and Canadian national women’s team. Later she came to the United States and started working as a director of operations for the women’s basketball team at Temple University, Philadelphia

Andrea Constand has received  £2.4million as a settlement for her case against actor Bill Cosby in 2006 civil settlement. The amount was kept private initially in 2006 hearing but was revealed in the retrial on April 2018.

Apart from that, she earns her fortune as a massage therapist in her hometown.

Short Bio And Facts:

Andera Constand was born on 1 April 1973 in Toronto Canada as per wiki. She was born to white parents in Ontario, Canada and her mother also took the stand to testify against her daughter’s abuser. The former athlete holds a Canadian nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.