Sexiest Dark-Skinned Women

by cleverthug | created - 20 Jun 2012 | updated - 11 Sep 2013 | Public

As a proud "African-American" male that fully embraces his heritage, it is only natural for me to have an unrelenting admiration of beautiful Nubian goddesses. This list is dedicated to all of the sisters out there with melanin-rich skin tones. Initially, I was only including woman with "dark chocolate" skin tones, but I have expanded the list to include those with "milk chocolate" complexions. I am constructing this arrangement based on my personal taste. This list is incomplete...

1. Brenda Sykes

Actress | Mandingo

Brenda Sykes was born on June 25, 1949 in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA as Brenda Louise Sykes. She is an actress, known for Mandingo (1975), Cleopatra Jones (1973) and Pretty Maids All in a Row (1971). She has been married to Paul C. Hudson since May 19, 1995. She was previously married to Gil ...

2. Kenya Moore

Actress | Haitian Nights

Kenya Moore was born on January 24, 1971 in Detroit, Michigan, USA as Kenya Summer Moore. She is an actress and producer, known for Dolls of Voodoo (2013), I Know Who Killed Me (2007) and The Confidant (2010). She has been married to Marc Daly since June 10, 2017.

3. Lanisha Cole

Actress | Soul Plane

Lanisha Cole was born on February 13, 1982 in Pasadena, California, USA as Lanisha Diane Cole. She is an actress, known for Soul Plane (2004), A Beautiful Soul (2012) and Sex, Love & Secrets (2005).

4. Damaris Lewis

Actress | Limitless

Damaris Lewis is an actress, known for Limitless (2011), The Rewrite (2014) and Listen Up Philip (2014).

5. Gabrielle Union

Actress | Bring It On

Gabrielle Union was born on October 29, 1972, in Omaha, Nebraska, to Theresa (Glass), who managed a phone company, and Sylvester E. Union, a military sergeant and business executive. When she was eight, her family moved to Pleasanton, California, where she grew up and attended high school. In high ...

6. Lauryn Hill

Soundtrack | Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit

Lauryn Hill, a native of South Orange, New Jersey, first came to attention with the multi-talented Fugees. Their first album, "Blunted On Reality", went virtually unnoticed by the public; their real breakthrough came with the sophomore album, "The Score", which featured "Killing Me Softly". That ...

7. Tomiko Fraser

Actress | Monster-in-Law

Fraser was born and raised in Bronx, New York. Fraser attended Cardinal Spellman High School in New York City. Fraser aspired to be a school teacher because of her love of learning. Her parents divorced when she was a child. She is 1 of seven children - she has 3 maternal siblings and 4 paternal ...

8. Nadine Ellis

Actress | Hairspray

Nadine Ellis is an actress, known for Hairspray (2007), Live Free or Die Hard (2007) and Iron Man 2 (2010).

9. Kelly Rowland

Actress | Freddy vs. Jason

Kelly Rowland was born on February 11, 1981 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA as Kelendria Trene Rowland. She has been married to Tim Witherspoon since May 9, 2014. They have one child.

10. Naturi Naughton

Actress | Power

Naturi Naughton is an American Singer and Actress best known for her performance as "Lil Kim" in Fox Searchlight's hit film "Notorious", and her role in MGM's remake of the classic film "Fame". Naughton has starred in various other projects such as: Lottery Ticket, The Playboy Club, Mad Men and The...

11. Nichole Galicia

Actress | Django Unchained

Nichole Galicia is a film and television actress whose extraordinary journey to the big screen began as a high fashion model on the catwalks of Europe. Most recently, acclaimed director Quentin Tarantino hand picked Galicia for his film, Django Unchained, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Jamie Foxx. ...

12. Akosua Busia

Actress | The Color Purple

Akosua Busia was born on December 30, 1966 as Akosua Cyamama Busia. She is an actress, known for The Color Purple (1985), Tears of the Sun (2003) and Beloved (1998). She was previously married to John Singleton.

13. Linara Washington

Actress | Grey's Anatomy

Linara Washington was born in the little town of Beaufort, SC to a beautiful Brazilian woman and an American son of a preacher man. Her mother spoke no English at the time, which has given Linara the added benefit of being fluent in Portuguese. She is currently adding German to her list of ...

14. Tenika Davis

Actress | Saw VI

Tenika Davis was born July 16 in Toronto, Canada and raised in the small town of Newmarket, Ontario. When she was 10 years old, Tenika discovered a keen interest in public speaking and the performing arts it is at this point she began competing in various public speaking competitions where she ...

15. Keshia Knight Pulliam

Actress | The Cosby Show

Keshia Knight Pulliam was born on April 9, 1979 in Newark, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress, known for The Cosby Show (1984), House of Payne (2006) and Madea Goes to Jail (2009). She has been married to Ed Hartwell since January 1, 2016. They have one child.

16. Isley Nicole Melton

Actress | Patterns of Attraction

Isley Nicole Melton was born on May 29, 1972 in Mansfield, Ohio, USA as Nicole Michelle Melton. She is an actress and director, known for Patterns of Attraction (2014), Choices (2000) and City Girl Travel Show (2012).

17. Coco Jones

Actress | Good Luck Charlie

Coco Jones was born on January 4, 1998 in Columbia, South Carolina, USA as Courtney Jones. She is an actress, known for Good Luck Charlie (2010), Flock of Four (2017) and Grandma's House (2016).

18. Naomi Campbell

Actress | Zoolander 2

Naomi Campbell was born on May 22, 1970 in Streatham, London, England. She is an actress and producer, known for Zoolander 2 (2016), The Night We Never Met (1993) and Ali G Indahouse (2002).

19. Jessica White

Actress | Big Momma's House 2

Jessica White was born in 1984 in Buffalo, New York, USA. She is known for her work on Big Momma's House 2 (2006), The Perfect Match (2016) and Little Erin Merryweather (2003).

20. Suzzanne Douglas

Actress | Jason's Lyric

Suzzanne Douglas, an award-winning actress of screen and stage, is appearing on the festival circuit in the independent feature film, Happy Yummy Chicken for which she also wrote the title song. Look for Suzzanne on an upcoming episode of the new CBS series Bull, with Michael Weatherly and the film...

21. Angela Bassett

Actress | Strange Days

Captivating, gifted, and sensational, Angela Bassett's presence has been felt in theaters, stages, and television screens throughout the world. Angela Evelyn Bassett was born on August 16, 1958 in New York City, to Betty Jane (Gilbert), a social worker, and Daniel Benjamin Bassett, a preacher's son...

22. Serena Williams

Actress | Pixels

Serena Williams, is one of the top female tennis player in the world, has always maintained a level of interest. She earned her first grand slam singles title at the U.S. Open back in 1999, and made a string of four straight grand slam singles title wins - the 2002 French, Wimbledon, and U.S. Open ...

23. Jennifer Hudson

Soundtrack | Dreamgirls

Jennifer Hudson is a Grammy Award-winning recording artist, Academy Award-winning actress and best-selling author. Bright and booming talent Hudson is a perfect example of how NOT winning the title of American Idol (2002) can actually be a boon to your career and not necessarily the end of a ...

24. Nia Long

Actress | Big Momma's House

Stunning pop culture icon, Hollywood leading lady and three-time NAACP award winner Nia Long returns to the big screen this fall in the highly anticipated Universal Pictures sequel The best man holiday (in theaters November 15th) where she reunites with original castmates Taye Diggs ("Private ...

25. Rose Jackson

Actress | Dead Presidents

Rose Jackson is an actress, known for Dead Presidents (1995), The Crew (1995) and What's Love Got to Do with It (1993). She has been married to Michael G. Moye since 1996. They have one child.

26. Nicole Fiscella

Actress | Gossip Girl

Nicole Fiscella was born on September 15, 1979 in Rochester, New York, USA. She is an actress, known for Gossip Girl (2007) and Luxury Unveiled (2006).

27. Tika Sumpter

Actress | Southside with You

Tika Sumpter was born in New York and graduated from Marymount Manhattan College. Sumpter began her career as model, before she landed the role of "Layla Williamson" in ABC's daytime soap opera, One Life to Live (1968) (2005-2010, 2011).

After she left the soap, Sumpter won a recurring role in the ...

28. Talani Rabb

Actress | The Scorpion King

Talani Rabb-Diggs began modeling doing fashion shows and acting on-stage in musicals at the age of 10. She signed with the Ford Model Agency at the age of 16. Talani has traveled the world, modeling, gracing magazines from Europe to Africa. Today she is married to The RZA of Wu-Tang Clan. Talani ...

29. Denise Boutte

Actress | Why Did I Get Married?

Denise Boutte was born on January 19, 1982 in Maurice, Louisiana, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Why Did I Get Married? (2007), Extreme Movie (2008) and Young Justice (2010). She has been married to Kevin Boutte since 2003. They have one child.

30. Serena Reeder

Actress | The Bucket List

Serena Reeder was born on April 8, 1983 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Serena Olanthe' Reeder. She is an actress and director, known for The Bucket List (2007), Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2005) and Medium (2005).

31. Bre Scullark

Actress | Heartfelt

Bre Scullark, from America's Next Top Model, Cycle 5 is a dynamic young woman who after ANTM, did correspondent work for the Tyra Banks Show, BET and a few other outlets. Bre has been a blogger for Global Grind, Essence.com and Honey magazine while focusing on acting and continuing her ...

32. Keisha Buchanan

Soundtrack | About Time

Keisha Buchanan was born on September 26, 1984 in Kingsbury, London, England as Keisha Kerreece Fayeanne Buchanan.

33. Cat Wilson

Actress | Trapped in the Closet: Chapters 1-12

Cat Wilson was born on April 25, 1980 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She is known for her work on Trapped in the Closet: Chapters 1-12 (2005), Trapped in the Closet: Chapters 13-22 (2007) and Oh Happy Day (2004). She has been married to Malik Yoba since December 21, 2003.

34. Condola Rashad

Actress | Sex and the City 2

Condola Rashad was born on December 11, 1986 in New York City, New York, USA as Condola Phylea Rashad. She is an actress, known for Sex and the City 2 (2010), Money Monster (2016) and Billions (2016).

35. Alexandra Burke

Actress | Alexandra Burke Feat. Pitbull: All Night Long

Alexandra Burke was born on August 25, 1988 in Islington, London, England as Alexandra Imelda Cecelia Ewan Burke.

36. N'Bushe Wright

Actress | Blade

Beautiful N'Bushe Wright started out as a dancer, trained at the prestigious Alvin Ailey Dance Center and the Martha Graham School of Dance, but then switched to acting, enrolling at Stella Adler's studio. Within a year, Wright was starring in Anthony Drazan's Zebrahead (1992). That year, she won ...

37. Tatyana Ali

Actress | The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

On January 24, 1979, Tatyana Marisol Ali was born to Sonia, who was a nurse from Panama, and Sheriff Ali, a retired police officer from Trinidad. At the age of four she started singing and got a taste of fame when she begged her mother to take her to an audition for Sesame Street (1969).

She went on...

38. Ronda Louis-Jeune

Actress | February

Ronda Louis-Jeune was born on December 26, 1987 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress, known for The Blackcoat's Daughter (2015), Cyberbully (2011) and The Best Laid Plans (2014).

39. Tanisha Harper

Actress | Forgetting Sarah Marshall

Tanisha Harper began her career within the entertainment industry at the age of 15, when she was discovered by a model scout. She immediately began working and was spotted everywhere from advertisements and billboards to catalogs and editorials for clients, such as InStyle and Vanity Fair magazines...

40. Terry Pheto

Actress | Tsotsi

Terry Pheto is an actress and producer, known for Tsotsi (2005), A United Kingdom (2016) and Madiba (2017).

41. Sheryl Lee Ralph

Actress | Oliver & Company

Sheryl Lee Ralph was born December 30, 1956 in Waterbury, Connecticut, USA. She is known for her roles in Moesha (1996), Its A Living (1980), and Instant Mom (2013). Her Career Began in the late 1970s. She has been Married to Vincent Hughes since July 30, 2005 a Pennsylvania state senator. She was ...

42. Foxy Brown

Actress | Woo

Foxy Brown, a Brooklyn native, never thought she would be in the rap industry, much less in films. Even though she received a lot of skepticism from critics because of her raunchy lyrics and sexual appeal in music videos, Foxy still managed to stay on top. With a platinum album under her belt, and ...

44. Jasmine Burke

Actress | Ride Along

Jasmine Burke is an award winning, American Actor/ Filmmaker from Atlanta, Georgia who attended Kennesaw State University on full scholarship. Growing up in musical theatre paid off when on a whim, during college, Jasmine tried out for the hit talent competition MTV's Making the Band 3 and advanced...

45. Regine Nehy

Actress | Lakeview Terrace

Regine Nehy was born on November 14, 1987 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. She is an actress, known for Lakeview Terrace (2008), Death at a Funeral (2010) and Boot Camp (2008).

46. Keenyah Hill

Actress | The Bold and the Beautiful

Keenyah Hill was born on September 16, 1985 in California, USA. She is an actress, known for The Bold and the Beautiful (1987), New Girl (2011) and Truth Unspoken Series (2012).

47. Ebony J Lewis

Actress | Truth Unspoken Series

Ebony J Lewis is an actress and producer, known for Truth Unspoken Series (2012), Truth Unspoken (2009) and Law & Order (1990).

48. Angela Winbush

Actress | Church Girl

Angela Winbush was previously married to Ronald Isley.

49. Tracey Cherelle Jones

Actress | Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood

Actress, writer, artist, designer, and TV personality, Tracey Cherelle Jones is the epitome of a contemporary renaissance woman. Tracey began acting at the tender age of 8 years old after nailing her very first audition, a national McDonald's commercial. This inspired her, and she went on to do ...

50. Jazz Raycole

Actress | My Wife and Kids

Jazz Raycole is a professionally trained dancer. By four years of age, she was involved in dance competitions, and has trained with many top choreographers. She is currently dancing under the supervision of multi-talented choreographer Debbie Allen.

After deciding to break into acting, Raycole and ...

51. Genevieve Nnaji

Actress | Road to Yesterday

Genevieve Nnaji started her acting career as a child actress in the then-popular television soap opera "Ripples" at the age of 8. She was also featured in several commercials, some of which included Pronto beverage and Omo detergent. In 1998, at the age of 19, she made her debut in the growing ...

52. Oluchi Onweagba

Actress | After the Sunset

Oluchi Onweagba-Orlandi is best known for her work as a Victoria's Secret lingerie model and a Sports Illustrated Swimsuit model. She appeared in six Victoria's Secret Fashion shows in 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006 and 2007. She appeared in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue four times from 2005 ...

53. Alysia Rogers

Actress | Boyz n the Hood

Alysia Rogers is an actress and devoted mother. Her success has afforded her the opportunity to give back to the communities that have long appreciated her work, which includes donating time to speak to youth about gang violence, and rising above your environment. Alysia most memorable roles were "...

54. Erica Tazel

Actress | Justified

Erica Tazel is an actress, known for Justified (2010), Roots (2016) and Mafia III (2016).

55. Chante Carmel

Actress | Buppies

Chante Carmel was born in 1980 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Buppies (2009), The Burning Zone (1996) and ER (1994).

56. Sharon Pierre-Louis

Actress | Switched at Birth

Sharon Pierre-Louis is a multilingual Haitian-American fluent in Creole, American Sign Language, and conversational French. She is a classical/Opera singer and has 5 siblings, including a Deaf older brother. Her parents came to the United States during the 1980s in search of a better future. Years ...

57. Vanessa Bell Calloway

Actress | Coming to America

Vanessa Bell Calloway was born on March 20, 1957 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Vanessa Bell. She is an actress and director, known for Coming to America (1988), Daylight (1996) and What's Love Got to Do with It (1993). She has been married to Dr. Anthony Calloway since September 3, 1988. They have two...

58. Maia Campbell

Actress | In the House

Maia Campbell was born on November 26, 1976 in Takoma Park, Maryland, USA. She is an actress, known for In the House (1995), Poetic Justice (1993) and Beverly Hills, 90210 (1990).

59. Brandy Norwood

Actress | I Still Know What You Did Last Summer

Brandy Norwood was born on February 11, 1979 in McComb, Mississippi, USA as Brandy Rayana Norwood. She is known for her work on I Still Know What You Did Last Summer (1998), Moesha (1996) and Osmosis Jones (2001).

60. Rozonda 'Chilli' Thomas

Actress | Marshall

Rozonda Ocelean Thomas was born February 27, 1971 in Atlanta, Georgia. Her father Abdul Ali, is of East Indian and Middle Eastern (Arab) descent, and her mother Ava Thomas is an American of African American and Native American descent. She has one son with producer Dallas Austin - they named him ...

61. Stephanie Linus

Actress | Dry

Stephanie Linus was born on October 2, 1982 in Ngor-Okpala, Imo State, Nigeria. She is an actress and producer, known for Dry (2015), Through the Glass (2008) and A Time to Love 2 (2007). She has been married to Linus Idahosa since April 21, 2012. They have one child.

63. Aja Naomi King

Actress | The Birth of a Nation

King appeared in several short films before landing guest roles on the CBS procedurals Blue Bloods and Person of Interest. Her big break came in 2012 when she was cast as new surgical intern Cassandra Kopelson on the CW drama Emily Owens, M.D. The series was canceled after a single season in 2013. ...

64. Cynthia Bailey

Actress | For Love or Money

Cynthia is a woman of many talents with titles such as supermodel, entrepreneur, mother, actress, TV personality, and many more under her belt. Best known for her on screen personality in the successful Bravo series, "Real Housewives of Atlanta." After a record breaking ninth season, Season 10 ...

65. Jordan Nia Elizabeth

Actress | Far from Heaven

Jordan Nia Elizabeth was born on June 7, 1990. She is an actress and cinematographer, known for Far from Heaven (2002), Cory in the House (2007) and Miracle's Boys (2005).

66. Sabrina Revelle

Actress | He's Just Not That Into You

Sabrina Revelle is an actress and producer, known for He's Just Not That Into You (2009), Raykwan's Cuties (2003) and S.W.A.T. (2017).

67. Tiffanie Anderson

Self | The Playbook

As of June 2009, she is no longer in Girlicious. She has posted a video on her YouTube channel stating that she has left the group because of differences between her and the other members of the group.

68. Cherine Anderson

Actress | Dancehall Queen

Cherine Anderson was born on September 25, 1982 in Kingston, Jamaica. She is an actress, known for Dancehall Queen (1997) and One Love (2003).

69. Erica Ash

Actress | Scary Movie 5

Erica Ash was born on September 19, 1977 in Florida, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Scary Movie 5 (2013), Survivor's Remorse (2014) and MADtv (1995).

70. Tamara LaSeon Bass

Actress | Baby Boy

Tamara LaSeon Bass was born on March 23, 1978 in Syracuse, New York, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Baby Boy (2001), Sundays in Fort Greene and All That Matters (2015).

71. Fatima Robinson

Actress | Dreamgirls

Fatima Robinson has long been acclaimed for her work as Choreographer for artists, such as Kendrick Lamar, Pharrell Williams, Sade, Halsey and many more. Renowned for her ability to blend classic dance-styles with her distinct hip hop flavor, Fatima has choreographed for notable spots including ...

72. Tamala Jones

Actress | Blue Streak

Tamala Jones was born on November 12, 1974 in Pasadena, California, USA as Tamala R. Jones. She is an actress and producer, known for Blue Streak (1999), Can't Hardly Wait (1998) and Booty Call (1997).

73. Michele Morgan

Actress | Bulworth

Michele Morgan was born in 1970 in the USA. She is an actress, known for Bulworth (1998), ER (1994) and Static Shock (2000).

74. Charnele Brown

Actress | A Different World

Charnele Brown was born on October 30, 1965 in East Hampton, New York, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for A Different World (1987), The Kelley Williams-Bolar Story and Coffee Klatch.

75. Erika Alexander

Actress | Get Out

Erika Alexander was born on November 19, 1969 in Winslow, Arizona, USA as Erika Rose Alexander. She is an actress and writer, known for Get Out (2017), Deja Vu (2006) and Living Single (1993). She has been married to Tony Puryear since September 27, 1997.

76. Jamelia

Soundtrack | Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story

Jamelia was born on January 11, 1981 in Birmingham, England as Jamelia Niela Davis. She was previously married to Darren Byfield.

77. Serria Tawan

Actress | CSI: Miami

Slim, sexy, and shapely beauty Serria Tawan Bishop was born on September 4, 1978 in Chicago, Illinois. She grew up on the south side of Chicago. Serria has a degree in finance from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois. Tawan eventually moved to Los Angeles, California and was the Playmate of the ...

78. Aisha Tyler

Actress | Archer

Aisha Tyler born September 18, 1970 is an American talk show host, actress, comedian, author, producer, writer, and director. She is known for portraying Andrea Marino in the first season of Ghost Whisperer, voicing Lana Kane in Archer, and portraying Mother Nature in the Santa Clause film series, ...

79. India Arie

Soundtrack | American Dreams

India Arie was born on October 3, 1975 in Denver, Colorado, USA as India Arie Simpson.

80. Gwen Dickey

Soundtrack | Abeltje

Beautiful and charismatic soul and R&B singer Gwen Dickey was born in Biloxi, Mississippi. Gwen was discovered by the band Undisputed Truth singing in Miami, Florida in a local group called the Jewels. Dickey was subsequently chosen by legendary Motown producer and songwriter Norman Whitfield to be...

81. Kandi Burruss

Soundtrack | Big Momma's House

Kandi is best known as one of the lead vocalists in the hugely successful 1990s R&B vocal group, Xscape. Burrus sang lead on hits such as "My Little Secret", "Just Kickin' It" and "Who Can I Run To", as well as wrote their early hits, including "Feel So Good" and "Can't Hang". Kandi is also known ...

82. Karimah Westbrook

Actress | The Rum Diary

Karimah Westbrook is an American television and film actress. After crashing an audition and snagging a role in the Paramount box office hit Save the Last Dance (2001), she has never looked back. A Chicago native, the youngest of two, Westbrook was inspired by actress Whoopi Goldberg growing up. ...

83. Karen Alexander

Actress | Bad Boys

Karen Alexander is an actress, known for Bad Boys (1995) and Repligator (1996).

84. Tanedra Howard

Actress | Saw 3D

Tanedra Howard was born on August 15, 1980 in Inglewood, California, USA as Tanedra Reniese Howard. She is an actress, known for Saw 3D: The Final Chapter (2010), Saw VI (2009) and Oscar (2017).

85. RaéVen Kelly

Actress | A Time to Kill

RaéVen Larrymore Kelly continues to make her celebrity count with a cause. RaéVen has had the fortune of performing in a wide range of high quality projects for film and television: John Grisham's "A Time to Kill" as Tonya Hailey with Samuel L. Jackson, Sandra Bullock, Matthew McConaughey, director...

86. Iman

Actress | Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country

Iman was born on July 25, 1955 in Mogadishu, Somalia as Iman Abdulmajid. She is a producer and actress, known for Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991), L.A. Story (1991) and No Way Out (1987). She was previously married to David Bowie and Spencer Haywood.

87. Beverly Johnson

Actress | Loaded Weapon 1

Beverly Johnson was born on October 13, 1952 in Buffalo, New York, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Loaded Weapon 1 (1993), The Meteor Man (1993) and Martin (1992). She was previously married to Danny Sims and Billy Potter.

88. Tichina Arnold

Actress | Martin

Tichina Arnold was born on June 28, 1969 in Queens, New York, USA as Tichina Rolanda Arnold. She is an actress, known for Martin (1992), Everybody Hates Chris (2005) and Survivor's Remorse (2014). She has been married to Rico Hines since August 18, 2012. She was previously married to Lamon Brewster.

89. Keesha Sharp

Actress | Lethal Weapon

Award-nominated actress, writer, and director Keesha Sharp has become known in the entertainment industry for her innate ability to bring complex characters to life on screen, her steadfast professionalism, and her irrefutable beauty, inside and out. In 2018 Sharp can be seen starring as Trish ...

90. Tasha Smith

Actress | The Whole Ten Yards

Tasha Smith was born on February 28, 1971 in Camden, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for The Whole Ten Yards (2004), Why Did I Get Married? (2007) and Couples Retreat (2009). She was previously married to Keith Douglas.

91. Gabrielle Dennis

Actress | Insecure

Gabrielle Dennis is an actress and comedian best known for her work in television as Janay on the hit series "The Game" (CW & BET) and as Denise Roy on Spike Tv's "Blue Mountain State".

With a background as a trained dancer, actress, and singer that stretches all the way back to age 4 Gabrielle ...

92. Anna Diop

Actress | 24: Legacy

Anna Diop was born on February 6, 1988 in Dakar, Senegal. She is an actress, known for 24: Legacy (2016), Titans (2018) and Quantico (2015).

93. Aïssa Maïga

Actress | Les poupées russes

Aïssa Maïga is a French actress. She was born in Dakar, Senegal, in 1975 to a Senegalese-Gambian mother and Malian father, an acclaimed journalist. She moved with her family to France when she was 4. She discovered her vocation as an actress in middle school, and won various professional roles ...

94. Tweety

Soundtrack | The Transporter

Charlene Keys, was discovered by then young and unknown Missy Elliott after winning an open audition for Elliot's all-girl group called "Sugar". Missy was a talent like no one had ever seen, and by 1997 she had made it with her chart-topping debut album. Charlene was working with the girl group, ...

95. Azealia Banks

Soundtrack | Pitch Perfect

Azealia Banks was born on May 31, 1991 in Harlem, New York City, New York, USA.

96. Tamika Scott

Soundtrack | Daddy's Little Girls

Tamika Scott is best known as a member of the hugely successful r 'n' b group Xscape. She sang some lead vocals and a lot of harmonies in the group. When Xscape split in late 1998, and Tamika kept a fairly low profile, she did however record one solo track called "Day & Night", which was released ...

97. Aunjanue Ellis

Actress | Men of Honor

Aunjanue Ellis was born in San Francisco, California. She graduated from the Brown University, and later attended New York University's Tisch School of the Arts.

During her career, Ellis performed on Off-Broadway theater, appeared in many film, and had roles on television. In film, she is best known...

98. Nicole Narain

Actress | American Heiress

Slim, shapely, and luscious stunner Nicole Narain was born on July 28, 1974 in Aurora, Illinois. Her mother is Afro-Guyanese and her father is half Indo-Guyanese and half Chinese-Guyanese. She has a brother named Mike and a sister named Mimi. Nicole ran track in high school and was homecoming queen...

99. Taral Hicks

Actress | A Bronx Tale

Taral Hicks (born on 21, September 1974 in Queens, New York) is an African American R&B singer and actress, sister of singer D'Atra Hicks.

She began her film career with a role alongside Robert De Niro in the 1993 film "A Bronx Tale." Her subsequent film roles were small, 1995's "Just Cause" with ...

100. Tangi Miller

Actress | Felicity

Tangi Miller was born and raised in Miami, Florida. The oldest of six children, Tangi acted in stage productions while in high school. After graduating, she attended Alabama State University, majoring in marketing. After her graduation, she realized she spent all of her free time acting, so she ...