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Lisa Bonet

Lisa Bonet was born in San Francisco, California, to Arlene Joyce (Litman), a teacher, and Allen Bonet, an opera singer. She has lived most of her life in New York and Los Angeles, where she attended Reseda High School and Celluloid Actor's Studio. Her father was African-American and her mother was Ashkenazi Jewish (from a family from Poland and ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 6 nominations. See more awards »

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 2014 New Girl (TV Series)
Brenda Brown
- Teachers (2014) ... Brenda Brown
 2014 Road to Paloma
 2006 Whitepaddy
Mae Evans
 2002 Lathe of Heaven (TV Movie)
Heather Lelache
 1994 New Eden (TV Movie)
 1994 Dead Connection
Catherine Briggs
 1985 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
- Don't Touch (1985) ... Carrie
 1985 Tales from the Darkside (TV Series)
- The Satanic Piano (1985) ... Justine
 1983 Sound of Sunshine - Sound of Rain (Short)
The Sister (as Lisa Boney)
 1983 St. Elsewhere (TV Series)
- Entrapment (1983) ... Carla (as Lisa Boney)
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Directed music video, "Revelation Sunshine", for Cree Summer.

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1 Interview | 5 Articles | 12 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lisa Boney | Lilakoi Moon


5' 2" (1.57 m)

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Success made me self-sufficient, but it also took away my anonymity. I'm just this quiet nobody, and all of a sudden people are nervous around me. That was kind of weird. See more »


Gave birth to her first child at age 21, a daughter Zoë Kravitz (aka Zoë Isabella Kravitz) on December 1, 1988. Child's father is her first husband, Lenny Kravitz. See more »

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