Lark Voorhies Poster


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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 25 March 1974Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Height 5' 3" (1.6 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Lark Voorhies was born on 25 March 1974 in Nashville, Tennessee. She first began acting at the age of two but postponed her acting career until the age of 11, when she appeared on Small Wonder (1985). Lark later starred as Lisa Turtle in Good Morning, Miss Bliss (1987), the predecessor to NBC's popular teen series Saved by the Bell (1989). She later had roles in Days of Our Lives (1965) and In the House (1995), and starred as Jasmine Malone in The Bold and the Beautiful (1987).

Lark also appeared in several music videos, such as Kenny Lattimore's "Never Too Busy," Dru Hill's "These are The Times," and Boyz II Men's "On Bended Knee." She also appeared in commercials for Head and Shoulders shampoo (1998) and Oxy 10. Lark married her husband Miguel Coleman on 9 March 1996 (now divorced) and continues to act and manage her production company.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Perculiar Chicken <perculiar_chicken@yahoo.com>

Spouse (2)

Jimmy Green (30 April 2015 - 28 May 2016) (divorced)
Miguel Coleman (9 March 1996 - 2004) (divorced)

Trivia (8)

Was once engaged to Martin Lawrence
Her first name, Lark, came from the character with the same name in the movie Cool Breeze (1972), portrayed by Margaret Avery.
Niece of Jermaine Jackson.
Found out that Martin Lawrence ended their engagement when he was on The Arsenio Hall Show (1989) and said he was engaged to another woman.
Was in a relationship with her Saved by the Bell (1989) co-star Mark-Paul Gosselaar during production of the show. They were together 1989-1992 and broke up when the show ended production.
She has played the same character (Lisa Turtle) on five different series: Good Morning, Miss Bliss (1987), Saved by the Bell (1989), Saved by the Bell: The College Years (1993), Saved by the Bell: The New Class (1993) and Robot Chicken (2005).
Filed for divorce from her 2nd husband Jimmy Green after less than 6 months of marriage. [October 2015]
Has had limited contact with her former "Saved by the Bell" cast members on mini or unofficial reunion projects since the series ended. While she did appear in the 2009 PEOPLE magazine cover shoot and article about the 20-year anniversary of the show's beginning on NBC, she did not appear in the 2015 sketch on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" that brought back all of the other regulars along with Dennis Haskins, except for Dustin Diamond (who was not invited to either event due to his poor relationships with the rest of the cast). She also said that she hadn't seen and would not see the 2014 Lifetime movie based on Diamond's tell-all book about his days on SBTB, putting out a statement that "People who live in glass houses shouldn't throw stones.".

Personal Quotes (1)

My mother saw a movie when she was 14 years old. I forget the name of the movie, but one of the lead characters was named Lark. She decided then she would name me and she stuck to it, and here I am.

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