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Lela Rochon

Lela Rochon was born on April 17, 1964 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Lela Rochon Staples. She is an actress and producer, known for Any Given Sunday (1999), Waiting to Exhale (1995) and Knock Off (1998). She has been married to Antoine Fuqua since April 9, 1999. They have two children. She was previously married to Adolfo Quinones. See full bio »

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Known For

Any Given Sunday
Any Given Sunday Vanessa Struthers
Waiting to Exhale
Waiting to Exhale Robin Stokes
Knock Off
Knock Off Karen Lee
Gang Related
Gang Related Cynthia Webb


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 2015 Reversion
 2014/I Supremacy
 2013 Let the Church Say Amen (TV Movie)
Loretta Jackson
 2011 Reed Between the Lines (TV Series)
- Let's Talk About Affairs (2011) ... Sherri (as Lela Rochon Fuqua)
 2010 Blood Done Sign My Name
Roseanna Allen
 2009 Brooklyn's Finest
Investigator #1 (as Lela Rochon Fuqua)
 2009 Fatal Secrets
 2004 First Daughter
Liz Pappas (as Lela Rochon Fuqua)
 2001 The Division (TV Series)
Inspector Angela Reide
- Intervention (2001) ... Inspector Angela Reide (as Lela Rochon Fuqua)
- Virgin Territory (2001) ... Inspector Angela Reide (as Lela Rochon Fuqua)
- High on the Hog (2001) ... Inspector Angela Reide (as Lela Rochon Fuqua)
- Redemption (2001) ... Inspector Angela Reide (as Lela Rochon Fuqua)
- Mothers and Daughters (2001) ... Inspector Angela Reide (as Lela Rochon Fuqua)
 2000 Labor Pains
Lulu Brown
 1999 The Charlotte Austin Story (TV Movie)
Charlotte Austin
 1998 Why Do Fools Fall in Love
Emira Eagle
 1998 Knock Off
Karen Lee
 1998 The Big Hit
 1998 Ruby Bridges (TV Movie)
Lucielle 'Lucy' Bridges
 1997 Legal Deceit
Sydney Banks
 1997 The Outer Limits (TV Series)
Beth Carter
- The Awakening (1997) ... Beth Carter
 1996 The Chamber
Nora Stark
 1995 The Wayans Bros. (TV Series)
- Brazilla vs. Rodney (1995) ... Lisa (credit only)
- Pulp Marion (1995) ... Lisa
- It's Shawn! It's Marlon! It's Superboys! (1995) ... Lisa (credit only)
- The Poppa-Cabana (1995) ... Lisa (credit only)
- ER (1995) ... Lisa
 1992-1994 Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (TV Series)
Denise, Mark's Old Girl Friend / Paula
- The Courtship of Mark Cooper (1994) ... Denise, Mark's Old Girl Friend
- On the Rebound (1992) ... Paula
 1993 The Sinbad Show (TV Series)
- Pilot (1993) ... Denise
 1993 Out All Night (TV Series)
- Mall in the Family (1993) ... Victoria
 1992 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
- Werewolf Concerto (1992) ... Mercedes
 1992 Roc (TV Series)
- Roc Throws Joey Out (1992) ... Carol
 1992 Boomerang
 1992 Homefront (TV Series)
Mary Louise
- At Your Age (1992) ... Mary Louise
 1991 Extralarge: Black and White (TV Movie)
 1991 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series)
- Will Gets a Job (1991) ... Cindy
 1991 Generations (TV Series)
Brandy Alexander
- Episode #1.470 (1991) ... Brandy Alexander
 1990 1st & Ten: The Championship (TV Series)
Joy Brock
- Don't Powerburst My Bubble (1990) ... Joy Brock
 1990 227 (TV Series)
- Gone Fishing (1990) ... Leslie
 1990 21 Jump Street (TV Series)
Denise Price
- Change of Heart (1990) ... Denise Price
 1989 Harlem Nights
 1988 Amen (TV Series)
Young Bride
- Wedding Bell Blues (1988) ... Young Bride
 1987 Into the Homeland (TV Movie)
Exquisite Woman
 1987 The Wild Pair
 1987 What's Happening Now! (TV Series)
- The Hat Comes Back (1987) ... Sharona
 1987 The Cosby Show (TV Series)
- The Shower (1987) ... Veronica
 1987 The Facts of Life (TV Series)
- The Greek Connection (1987) ... Diana
 1986 Stewardess School
School Instructor
 1986 Foxtrap
 1985 A Bunny's Tale (TV Movie)
 1984 Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo
Dancer (as Lela Rochon Quinones)
 1984 Breakin'
Extra in First Scene (uncredited)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Self (12 credits)

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Other Works:

(1984-86) TV commercials: Appeared (as one of the "Spudettes") in over 20 "Spuds McKenzie" Budweiser beer commercials. See more »

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2 Articles | 4 Pictorials | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lela Rochon Fuqua | Lela Rochon Quinones


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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Chosen by People (USA) magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world. See more »

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