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MC Lyte

MC Lyte was born on October 11, 1971 in Queens, New York, USA as Lana M. Moorer. She is an actress, known for Limitless (2011), Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap (2012) and Love & Basketball (2000). See full bio »

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 2014 MC Lyte ft. Lil Mama & AV: Ball (Video short)
 2013 The Dempsey Sisters
Taylor Powell
 2011 Regular Show (TV Series)
- Rap It Up (2011) ... Demel-ishun (voice, as Lana Michele Moorer)
 2004-2006 Half & Half (TV Series)
Kai Owens
- The Big Hide & Sneak Episode (2006) ... Kai Owens (as Lana 'MC Lyte' Moorer)
- The Big Mother's What?! Episode (2006) ... Kai Owens (as Lana 'MC Lyte' Moorer)
- The Big 'What Have We Done?' Episode (2006) ... Kai Owens (as Lana 'MC Lyte' Moorer)
- The Big Diva Down Episode (2006) ... Kai Owens (as Lana 'MC Lyte' Moorer)
- The Big Sweet Smell of Excess Episode (2005) ... Kai Owens (as Lana 'MC Lyte' Moorer)
 2006 Da Jammies (Video short)
Syrin (voice)
 2003 Strong Medicine (TV Series)
- Prescriptions (2003) ... Nikki (as Lana Moorer)
 2003 Playas Ball
Laquinta (as Lana 'MC Lyte' Moorer)
 2003 Platinum (TV Series)
Camiile Fareal
- Loyalty (2003) ... Camiile Fareal
 2002 Holla (TV Series)
 2002 Civil Brand
Sgt. Cervantes
 1998-2002 For Your Love (TV Series)
- The Reunion (2002) ... Lana
- Pre-Nuptial Disagreement (2000) ... Lana
- Accidental Doctor (2000) ... Lana
- The Cuckoo's Nest (1998) ... Lana
 2002 The District (TV Series)
- Russian Winter (2002) ... Karla (as Lana 'MC Lyte' Moorer)
 2000 Train Ride
Katrina Daniels
 1999 Get Real (TV Series)
Beth Hunter
- Denial (1999) ... Beth Hunter (as Lana 'MC Lyte' Moorer)
 1999 A Luv Tale
 1998 In the House (TV Series)
- Working Overtime: Part 2 (1998) ... LuLu (as Lana Michele Moorer)
 1992 Fly by Night
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Other Works:

Performed voiceover in a commercial for Tide detergent with Dawn stain fighters. See more »

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1 Interview | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Lana Moorer a.k.a MC Lyte | Lana 'MC Lyte' Moorer | Lana Michele Moorer | Lana Moorer | MC Lyte aka Lana Moorer


5' 4" (1.63 m)

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