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Sandra 'Pepa' Denton

Sandra Denton "Pepa" was born in Kingston, Jamaica on November 7, 1964. Her family moved to Queens, New York when she was a child. In 1985, while studying nursing at Queens Borough College, she met Cheryl 'Salt' James. They began rapping together. In 1986, they formed 'Salt-N-Pepa'. Sandra made her debut that year, along with Cheryl, an album ... See full bio »
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 2015 Family Time (TV Series)
- Salt N Spice N Pepa (2015) ... Pepa
 2014 Sharknado 2: The Second One (TV Movie)
 2011 Queen of Media
 2011 Are We There Yet? (TV Series)
- The Oh No She Di-in't Episode (2011) ... (as Sandy 'Pepa' Denton)
 2010 Let's Talk About Pep (TV Series)
- Episode #1.8 (2010) ... Pep
- Episode #1.7 (2010) ... Pep
- Episode #1.6 (2010) ... Pep
- Episode #1.5 (2010) ... Pep
- Episode #1.4 (2010) ... Pep
 2007 The Perfect Holiday
 2000-2003 Oz (TV Series)
Officer Andrea Phelan
- See No Evil, Hear No Evil, Smell No Evil (2003) ... Officer Andrea Phelan (as Pepa)
- Good Intentions (2002) ... Officer Andrea Phelan (as Pepa)
- Next Stop, Valhalla (2002) ... Officer Andrea Phelan (as Pepa)
- Orpheus Descending (2001) ... Officer Andrea Phelan (as Pepa)
- A Word to the Wise (2000) ... Officer Andrea Phelan (as Pepa)
 2001 3 A.M.
Ellen (as Pepa)
 2000 Linc's (TV Series)
- The Music in Me (2000)
 1997 Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child (TV Series)
Little Kitten
- Mother Goose (1997) ... Little Kitten (voice)
 1997 First Time Felon (TV Movie)
 1996 Joe's Apartment
Blank (as Sandra Denton)
 1994 Jason's Lyric
 1993 Who's the Man?
Sherise (as Pepa)
 1992 Stay Tuned
Start Me Up (as Salt-N-Pepa)
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Show Show Soundtrack (14 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (56 credits)
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Music video for Naughty By Nature: "Jamboree"

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Alternate Names:

Sandra Denton | Sandy 'Pepa' Denton | Salt N' Pepa | Pepa | Salt-N-Pepa | Salt-n-Pepa | Salt-n-Pepper

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Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 28, a daughter Egypt Jahnari Criss on September 2, 1998. Child's father is her boyfriend (now ex-husband), Anthony 'Treach' Criss. See more »



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