Fall TV 2014 - Women of Color

by FilmTVDiversity | created - 05 Sep 2014 | updated - 10 Sep 2014 | Public

A list of Women of Color in Leading, Supporting and Guest roles in upcoming Fall 2014 Network and Cable TV Series, from returning Series to NEW Series and Mini-Series. No Ranking intended simply Listed in order by Network and their USA Series Premiere date.

Note 1: International Premiere dates may vary

Note 2: Cast and Guests from Several Series slated with January 2015 Premiere Dates or not yet announced Premiere dates are not included below those will be covered in a future update or list

1. Ming-Na Wen

Actress | Mulan

Ming-Na ("enlightenment") was born on the island of Macau, forty miles from Hong Kong. Her mother, Lin Chan Wen, divorced her father when Ming-Na was only a toddler. She has an older brother named Jonathan. After the divorce, they moved to Hong Kong where her mother became a nurse. There her mother...

ABC Marvel Agent's of S.H.I.E.L.D. USA Season Premiere Date: Tue Sept 23 at 9pm/8c

2. Sofía Vergara

Actress | Hot Pursuit

Sofía Margarita Vergara Vergara was born and raised in Barranquilla, Colombia. Her mother, Margarita Vergara Dávila de Vergara, is a housewife. Her father, Julio Enrique Vergara Robayo, provides cattle to the meat industry. She has five siblings. She was educated at a private bilingual Spanish/...

ABC Modern Family USA Season Premiere Date: Wed Sept 24 at 9pm/8c

3. Tracee Ellis Ross

Actress | Girlfriends

Tracee Ellis Ross was born on October 29, 1972 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Tracee Joy Silberstein. She is an actress and producer, known for Girlfriends (2000), Black-ish (2014) and Reed Between the Lines (2011).

ABC Black-ish NEW Series USA Premiere Date: Wed Sept 24 at 9:30pm/8:30c

4. Yara Shahidi

Actress | Salt

Yara Shahidi was born on February 10, 2000 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA as Yara Sayeh Shahidi. She is an actress, known for Salt (2010), Black-ish (2014) and Alex Cross (2012).

ABC Black-ish NEW Series USA Premiere Date: Wed Sept 24 at 9:30pm/8:30c

5. Marsai Martin

Actress | Black-ish

Born in Plano, TX. Marsai began acting before she could talk. Noticing her natural desire for the spotlight, her parents took her to the Kim Dawson Agency in Dallas where they immediately signed her at the age of 5. She soon landed her first national commercial with the agency, appearing in The ...

ABC Black-ish NEW Series USA Premiere Date: Wed Sept 24 at 9:30pm/8:30c

6. Kerry Washington

Actress | Scandal

Kerry Washington was born on January 31, 1977 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA as Kerry Marisa Washington. She is an actress and producer, known for Scandal (2012), Django Unchained (2012) and Save the Last Dance (2001). She has been married to Nnamdi Asomugha since June 24, 2013. They ...

ABC Scandal USA Season Premiere Date: Thu Sept 25 at 9pm/8c

7. Viola Davis

Actress | Fences

Actress Viola Davis was born on her grandmother's farm, at the then-Singleton Plantation in St. Matthews, South Carolina. When she was two months old her family moved to Central Falls, Rhode Island, where her father, Dan Davis, worked as a horse groomer and trainer. Her mother, Mary Alice (Logan), ...

ABC How To Get Away with Murder NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Thu Sept 25 at 10pm/9c

8. Aja Naomi King

Actress | The Birth of a Nation

King appeared in several short films before landing guest roles on the CBS procedurals Blue Bloods and Person of Interest. Her big break came in 2012 when she was cast as new surgical intern Cassandra Kopelson on the CW drama Emily Owens, M.D. The series was canceled after a single season in 2013. ...

ABC How To Get Away with Murder NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Thu Sept 25 at 10pm/9c

9. Karla Souza

Actress | How to Get Away with Murder

Karla Souza was born in 1986 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Karla Olivares Souza. She is an actress, known for How to Get Away with Murder (2014), Suave patria (2012) and Nosotros los Nobles (2013). She has been married to Marshall Trenkmann since May 2014. They have one child.

ABC How To Get Away with Murder NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Thu Sept 25 at 10pm/9c

10. Chandra Wilson

Actress | Grey's Anatomy

Houston, Texas native Chandra Wilson began performing in musicals at the age of five with Theatre Under the Stars. She attended Houston's High School for the Performing and Visual Arts, and later went on to acquire her BFA in Drama from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts through which she spent four ...

ABC Grey's Anatomy USA Season Premiere Date: Thur Sept 25 at 8pm/7c

11. Sara Ramirez

Actress | Grey's Anatomy

Sara Ramirez was born on August 31, 1975 in Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico. She is an actress, known for Grey's Anatomy (2005), You've Got Mail (1998) and Spider-Man (2002). She has been married to Ryan DeBolt since July 4, 2012.

ABC Grey's Anatomy USA Season Premiere Date: Thur Sept 25 at 8pm/7c

12. Debbie Allen

Actress | Fame

Deborah Kaye Allen was born in Houston, Texas, to African-American parents, Vivian Elizabeth (Ayers), a poet and art director, and Andrew Arthur Allen, an orthodontist. As a child, Debbie, her older brother, Andrew (called Tex), and her older sister, actress Phylicia Rashad, lived in Mexico to ...

a recurring Guest, ABC Grey's Anatomy USA Season Premiere Date: Thur Sept 25 at 8pm/7c

13. Jerrika Hinton

Actress | The Roommate

Jerrika Hinton was born on September 28, 1981 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Jerrika Delayne Hinton. She is an actress and producer, known for The Roommate (2011), Grey's Anatomy (2005) and The Strangely Normal (2012).

ABC Grey's Anatomy USA Season Premiere Date: Thur Sept 25 at 8pm/7c

14. Tamala Jones

Actress | Blue Streak

Tamala Jones was born on November 12, 1974 in Pasadena, California, USA as Tamala R. Jones. She is an actress and producer, known for Blue Streak (1999), Can't Hardly Wait (1998) and Castle (2009).

ABC Castle USA Season Premiere Date: Mon Sept 29 at 10pm/9c

15. Penny Johnson Jerald

Actress | 24

Penny Johnson Jerald was born on March 14, 1961 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. She is an actress, known for 24 (2001), Absolute Power (1997) and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993). She has been married to Gralin Jerald since June 22, 1982. They have one child.

ABC Castle USA Season Premiere Date: Mon Sept 29 at 10pm/9c

16. Da'Vine Joy Randolph

Actress | People of Earth

Da'Vine Joy Randolph made her Broadway and West End debuts starring as Oda Mae Brown in Ghost the Musical (2012 Tony Award® Nomination, Best Featured Actress in a Musical). A Philadelphia native, she received her bachelor's from Temple University in classical vocal performance and transitioned into...

ABC Selfie NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Tue Sept 30 at 8pm/7c

17. Cristela Alonzo

Actress | Cars 3

Cristela Alonzo was born on January 6, 1979 in San Juan, Texas, USA. She is a writer and actress, known for Cars 3 (2017), Cristela (2014) and The View (1997).

ABC Cristela NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Fri Oct 10 at 8:30pm/7:30c

18. Maria Canals-Barrera

Actress | Wizards of Waverly Place

Maria Canals-Barrera was born on September 28, 1966 in Miami, Florida, USA as Maria Pilar Canals. She is an actress, known for Wizards of Waverly Place (2007), Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie (2009) and The Master of Disguise (2002). She has been married to David Barrera since January 16, 1999....

ABC Cristela NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Fri Oct 10 at 8:30pm/7:30c

19. Danai Gurira

Actress | Black Panther

Danai Gurira was born in Grinnell, Iowa, to Josephine and Roger Gurira, who were from Zimbabwe. Her father was then teaching Chemistry at Grinnell College. When she was five, the family moved back to Zimbabwe, residing in the capital Harare. Gurira later returned to the United States, and studied ...

AMC The Walking Dead USA Season Premiere Date: Sun Oct 12 at 9pm/8c

20. Sonequa Martin-Green

Actress | Star Trek: Discovery

Sonequa Martin-Green was born on March 21, 1985 in Russellville, Alabama, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for Star Trek: Discovery (2017), The Walking Dead (2010) and Once Upon a Time (2011). She has been married to Kenric Green since December 4, 2010. They have one child.

AMC The Walking Dead USA Season Premiere Date: Sun Oct 12 at 9pm/8c

21. Archie Panjabi

Actress | I Origins

Archie is an Emmy Award winning British actress best known for her role as Kalinda Sharma in The Good Wife, for which she was nominated for an Emmy three times in a row and went on to to be honored with a Golden Globe Nomination. She made her film debut in the critically acclaimed East Is East ...

CBS The Good Wife USA Season Premiere Date: Sun Sept 21 at 9pm/8c

22. Jadyn Wong

Actress | Scorpion

A Canadian actress who has a black belt in karate and is also a classical pianist, Jadyn J. Wong made her professional acting debut in the Emmy Award-winning and Golden Globe-nominated miniseries "Broken Trail," on June 24, 2006, with Academy Award-winner Robert Duvall. She was handpicked for the ...

CBS Scorpion NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Mon Sept 22 at 9pm/8c

23. CCH Pounder

Actress | The Shield

CCH Pounder (the CCH standing for Carol Christine Hilaria, her birth name). As can be said of other similarly styled actresses such as Alfre Woodard and Cicely Tyson, most of Pounder's characters are enriched with these same positive attributes and it is a testament to this actress' abilities that ...

CBS NCIS: New Orleans NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Tue Sept 23 at 9pm/8c

FX Sons of Anarchy Continuing Guest role on Final Season USA Season USA Premiere Date: Tue Sept 9 at 10pm

24. Tamara Taylor

Actress | Serenity

Tamara Taylor's career took off when she landed a series regular role on Fox's Party of Five (1994). Since then she has appeared in Steven Bochco's City of Angels (2000), Hidden Hills (2002), Lost (2004), Numb3rs (2005), CSI: Miami (2002), NCIS (2003), and Fox's hit Bones (2005). She also had a ...

CBS Bones USA Season Premiere Date: Thu Sept 25 at 8pm/7c

25. Grace Park

Actress | Battlestar Galactica

Grace Park (born March 14, 1974) is an American-Canadian actress. She gained recognition as Lt. Sharon 'Boomer' Valerii and Lt. Sharon 'Athena' Agathon on Battlestar Galactica (2004), as well as Shannon Ng in the Canadian television series teen soap Edgemont (2000). From 2010 to 2017, Park starred ...

CBS Hawaii Five-0 USA Season Premiere Date: Fri Sept 26 at 9pm/8c

26. Maggie Q

Actress | Divergent

Margaret Denise Quigley was born in Honolulu, Hawaii, to a father of Polish and Irish descent (originally based in New York) and a Vietnamese mother. Her parents met during the Vietnam War. Maggie has two older half-siblings from her mother's previous marriage, and two older sisters. The family ...

CBS Stalker NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Wed Oct 1 at 10pm/9c

27. Lucy Liu

Actress | Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Born to immigrants in Queens, New York, Lucy Liu has always tried to balance an interest in her cultural heritage with a desire to move beyond a strictly Asian-American experience. Lucy's mother, Cecilia, a biochemist, is from Beijing, and her father, Tom Liu, a civil engineer, is from Shanghai. ...

CBS Elementary USA Season Premiere Date: Thur Oct 30 at 10pm/9c

28. Candice Patton

Actress | The Flash

Raised in Plano, Texas, Candice continued her childhood dream of becoming an actress by attending Southern Methodist University in Dallas where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a B.F.A in Theatre. It was here that she was scouted by The Young and the Restless for a CBS Soap Star Contest and flew ...

CW The Flash NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Tue Oct 7 at 8pm/7c

29. Cynthia Addai-Robinson

Actress | The Accountant

Cynthia Addai-Robinson is an English-born actress. She was born in London; her mother is from Ghana and her father is an United States citizen. She moved to US when she was four, and was raised by her mother in a suburb of Washington, DC. She is a graduate of Montgomery Blair High School in Silver ...

CW Arrow USA Season Premiere Date: Wed Oct 8 at 8pm/7c

30. Rila Fukushima

Actress | 1,000,000 yen no Onnatachi

Rila Fukushima is an actress, known for 1,000,000 yen no Onnatachi (2017).

CW Arrow USA Season Premiere Date: Wed Oct 8 at 8pm/7c

31. Gina Rodriguez

Actress | Deepwater Horizon

Named the "next big thing" and one of the "top 35 Latinos under 35," by The Hollywood Reporter, Gina Rodriguez's profile has been rising steadily since her breakout performance as the titular character in FILLY BROWN during the Sundance Film Festival in 2012.

Gina Rodriguez was born in Chicago, ...

CW Jane The Virgin NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Mon Oct 13 at 9pm/8c

32. Andrea Navedo

Actress | Remember Me

Andrea Navedo is an actress, known for Remember Me (2010), Jane the Virgin (2014) and Bright (2017).

CW Jane The Virgin NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Mon Oct 13 at 9pm/8c

33. Ivonne Coll

Actress | Instinct

Award-winning actress Ivonne Coll is a theater, television, and film actress from Fajardo, Puerto Rico. Her film debut as Redheaded Yolanda in Francis Ford Coppola's movie The Godfather II helped her discover her passion for acting, becoming one of the first Latin actresses to cross over and work ...

CW Jane The Virgin NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Mon Oct 13 at 9pm/8c

34. Azie Tesfai

Actress | Jane the Virgin

Azie Tesfai is an actress, known for Jane the Virgin (2014), Silicon Valley (2014) and Superstore (2015).

CW Jane The Virgin NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Mon Oct 13 at 9pm/8c

35. Kiele Sanchez

Actress | A Perfect Getaway

Kiele Sanchez was born on October 13, 1977 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Kiele Michelle Sanchez. She is an actress, known for A Perfect Getaway (2009), The Purge: Anarchy (2014) and Lost (2004). She has been married to Zach Gilford since December 29, 2012. They have one child. She was previously ...

DirecTV's Audience Channel Kingdom NEW Series: Premiere Date: Wed Oct 8 at 9pm

36. Mindy Kaling

Actress | The Office

Mindy Kaling was born on June 24, 1979 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA as Vera Mindy Chokalingam. She is an actress and producer, known for The Office (2005), Inside Out (2015) and Wreck-It Ralph (2012).

FOX The Mindy Project USA Season Premiere Date: Tue Sept 16 at 9:30pm/8:30c

37. Octavia Spencer

Actress | Hidden Figures

Spencer is a native of Montgomery, Alabama, which she claims is the proverbial buckle of the Bible belt. She's the sixth of seven siblings and holds a BS in Liberal Arts from Auburn University. A "closet" lover of acting, this practical Alabamian knew that she'd someday work in the film industry, ...

FOX Red Band Society NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Wed Sept 17 at 9pm/8c

38. Jada Pinkett Smith

Actress | The Matrix Reloaded

Jada Koren Pinkett Smith was born in Baltimore, Maryland, to Robsol Grant Pinkett, Jr., a contractor, and Adrienne Banfield-Jones, a nurse. They divorced after only a few months of marriage. Her father is of African-American descent and her mother is of Afro-Caribbean ancestry (from Barbados and ...

FOX Gotham NEW Series: USA Premiere Date Mon Sept 22 at 8pm/7c

39. Victoria Cartagena

Actress | You

Victoria L. Cartagena was born and raised in South Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Victoria moved to NYC after graduating from college in order to pursue her dream of becoming an actor. Since that time she has worked extensively in theatre, television, commercials and film. Victoria is a proud graduate...

FOX Gotham NEW Series: USA Premiere Date Mon Sept 22 at 8pm/7c

40. Zabryna Guevara

Actress | The Rebound

Zabryna Guevara is known for her work on The Rebound (2009), X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014) and Marley & Me (2008).

FOX Gotham NEW Series: USA Premiere Date Mon Sept 22 at 8pm/7c

41. Nicole Beharie

Actress | Shame

Nicole Beharie is an American actress.

Her critically acclaimed film debut was in the film American Violet (2008) alongside Alfre Woodard, Tim Blake Nelson and Will Patton. Beharie also played Ernie Davis' girlfriend in the movie The Express (2008). Her upcoming projects include My Last Day Without ...

FOX Sleepy Hollow USA Season Premiere Date: Mon Sept 22 at 9pm/8c

42. Lyndie Greenwood

Actress | Sleepy Hollow

Greenwood was born and raised in Toronto. She studied dance in school and is also well-versed in martial arts. She attended several voice and musical theater schools in Canada. She began acting training at multiple schools including the "Professional Actors Lab", "Jason Fraser Studios", "Etobicoke ...

FOX Sleepy Hollow USA Season Premiere Date: Mon Sept 22 at 9pm/8c

43. Stephanie Beatriz

Actress | Short Term 12

Stephanie Beatriz was born as Stephanie Beatriz Bischoff Alvizuri. She is an actress and producer, known for Short Term 12 (2013), Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013) and Ice Age: Collision Course (2016).

FOX Brooklyn Nine-Nine USA Season Premiere Date: Sun Sept 28 at 8:30pm/7:30c

44. Melissa Fumero

Actress | Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Melissa Fumero was born on August 19, 1982 in Lyndhurst, New Jersey, USA as Melissa Gallo. She is an actress, known for Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013), One Life to Live (1968) and I Hope They Serve Beer in Hell (2009). She has been married to David Fumero since December 9, 2007. They have one child.

FOX Brooklyn Nine-Nine USA Season Premiere Date: Sun Sept 28 at 8:30pm/7:30c

45. Eva Longoria

Actress | Desperate Housewives

Eva Longoria was born in Corpus Christi, Texas, to Ella Eva (Mireles) and Enrique Longoria, Jr. The youngest of four sisters who grew up on a ranch near Corpus Christi, Longoria attended Texas A&M University-Kingsville, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. After ...

FOX Brooklyn Nine-Nine Guest Starring on three Episode arc USA Season Premiere Date: Sun Sept 28 at 8:30pm/7:30c

46. Jessica Lucas

Actress | Cloverfield

Jessica Lucas (born September 24th, 1985) is a Canadian actress and singer. She is known for her roles in television, such as Edgemont, Melrose Place (1992) and Cult, and in the films The Covenant (2006), Cloverfield (2008) and 2013's Evil Dead (2013). She also starred in the music video for ...

FOX Gracepoint 10 part Mini-Series: USA Premiere Date: Thu Oct 2 at 9pm/8c

47. Angela Bassett

Actress | Strange Days

Captivating, gifted, and sensational, Angela Bassett's presence has been felt in theaters, stages, and television screens throughout the world. Angela Evelyn Bassett was born on August 16, 1958 in New York City, to Betty Jane (Gilbert), a social worker, and Daniel Benjamin Bassett, a preacher's son...

FX Network American Horror Story Season 4: Freak Show USA Season Premiere Date: Wed Oct. 8 at 10pm E/P

48. Gabourey Sidibe

Actress | Precious

Gabourey "Gabby" Sidibe, the star of Precious (2009), was born in the Bedford-Stuyvesant community in Brooklyn, New York. Her mother, Alice Tan Ridley, is a former special education teacher who gave up her career and became a street performer/singer, while her father, Ibnou Sidibe, is a cab driver....

FX Network American Horror Story Season 4: Freak Show USA Season Premiere Date: Wed Oct. 8 at 10pm E/P

49. Niecy Nash

Actress | Reno 911!

Niecy Nash was born on February 23, 1970 in Palmdale, California, USA as Carol Denise Ensley. She is an actress and producer, known for Reno 911! (2003), Claws (2017) and Guess Who (2005). She has been married to Jay Tucker since May 28, 2011. She was previously married to Don Nash.

1) HBO Getting On Season Premiere Date: November 2014

OF NOTE 1)Will Guest star on episode(s) of FOX The Mindy Project, whose USA Season Premiere Date is: Tue Sept 16

2)CAST Regular on TVLand's The Soul Man USA 2015 Season Premiere Date: NOT Yet Announced

50. Pamela Chan

Actress | Glee

Pamela Chan is an actress, known for Glee (2009), Getting On (2013) and Body of Proof (2011).

HBO Getting On Season Premiere Date: November 2014

51. Monica Raymund

Actress | Chicago Fire

Monica Raymund stars as Gabriela Dawson in NBC's drama "Chicago Fire."

A graduate of The Juilliard School, she is the recipient of the John Houseman Award for her commitment and dedication. Immediately following her graduation, she went on to star opposite Tim Roth for three seasons in "Lie to Me." ...

NBC Chicago Fire USA Season Premiere Date: Tue Sept 23 at 10pm/9c

52. Joy Bryant

Actress | Bobby

Joy Bryant was born in a modest home in The Bronx, New York and as a young woman, was enrolled in an inner-city outreach organization called "A Better Chance," designed to encourage minority talent. Joy was also blessed with brains as well beauty and remained an excellent student throughout her ...

NBC Parenthood USA Season Premiere Date: Thu Sept 25 at 10pm/9c

53. Lenora Crichlow

Actress | Fast Girls

Lenora Crichlow was born on January 4, 1985 in Westminster, London, England as Lenora Isabella Crichlow. She is an actress, known for Fast Girls (2012), Sugar Rush (2005) and Being Human (2008).

NBC A to Z New Series: USA Premiere Date: Thu Oct 2 at 9:30pm/8:30c

54. Hong Chau

Actress | Downsizing

Hong Chau was born in 1979 in Thailand. She is an actress and writer, known for Downsizing (2017), Inherent Vice (2014) and Treme (2010).

NBC A to Z New Series: USA Premiere Date: Thu Oct 2 at 9:30pm/8:30c

55. Tymberlee Hill

Actress | Due Date

Tymberlee Hill was born as Tymberlee Chanel Hill. She is an actress and writer, known for Due Date (2010), The Hotwives of Orlando (2014) and Grey's Anatomy (2005).

NBC Marry Me New Series: USA Premiere Date: Tue Oct 14 at 9pm/8c

56. Alfre Woodard

Actress | Star Trek: First Contact

Alfre Woodard was born on November 8, 1952 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the youngest of three children of Constance, a homemaker, and Marion H. Woodard, an interior designer. She was named by her godmother, who claimed she saw a vision of Alfre's name written out in gold letters. A former high school ...

NBC State of Affairs New Series: USA Premiere Date: Mon Nov 17 at 10pm/9c

57. Zulay Henao

Actress | Boy Wonder

Zulay Henao was born on May 29, 1979 in Medellin, Colombia. She is an actress, known for Boy Wonder (2010), Takers (2010) and Fighting (2009).

OWN If Loving You is Wrong NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Tue Sept 9 at 9pm/8c

58. April Parker Jones

Actress | Spider-Man 3

April Parker Jones is known for her work on Spider-Man 3 (2007), Jericho (2006) and The Defenders (2010). She has been married to Joseph J. Jones since June 30, 2007. They have one child.

OWN If Loving You is Wrong NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Tue Sept 9 at 9pm/8c

59. Heather Hemmens

Actress | Yellowstone

Heather Hemmens (born July 10, 1988) is an American actress, film director and film producer. She is best known for her role as Alice Verdura in The CW series Hellcats (2010-2011). Since 2014, Hemmens has starred as Marcie Holmes in the Oprah Winfrey Network series If Loving You Is Wrong.

Hemmens ...

OWN If Loving You is Wrong NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Tue Sept 9 at 9pm/8c

60. Edwina Findley Dickerson

Actress | Get Hard

Edwina Findley Dickerson made her prime-time debut as "Tosha Mitchell" on HBO's The Wire, followed by four seasons as "Davina Lambreaux" on HBO's drama series Treme, set in Post-Katrina New Orleans. Edwina received a 2017 Independent Spirit Award nomination for her performance as "Melva Neddy" in ...

OWN? If Loving You is Wrong NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Tue Sept 9 at 9pm/8c

61. Tiffany Haddish

Actress | Girls Trip

Tiffany Haddish was born on December 3, 1979 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Tiffany Sarac Haddish. She is an actress and writer, known for Girls Trip (2017), Keanu (2016) and The Carmichael Show (2015). She was previously married to William Stewart.

OWN? If Loving You is Wrong NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Tue Sept 9 at 9pm/8c

62. Sharon Conley

Actress | Due Date

Sharon Conley was born on June 29, 1971 in New York, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Due Date (2010), What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012) and The Blind Side (2009).

OWN? If Loving You is Wrong NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Tue Sept 9 at 9pm/8c

63. Cocoa Brown

Actress | Ted 2

COCOA BROWN is undeniably one of the most talented performers of this era. The Newport News, Virginia native, born Farah Brown, assails her craft with such passion and soul searching veracity, when she claims the stage the ensuing act is nothing short of a force of nature. COCOA BROWN audaciously ...

OWN For Better or for Worse USA Season Premiere Date: Wed Sept 17 at 9pm/8c

64. Kiki Haynes

Actress | For Better or Worse

Kiki Haynes was born as Kianya Haynes. She is an actress and producer, known for For Better or Worse (2011), Lost Souls Café (2017) and My First Love (2015).

OWN For Better or for Worse USA Season Premiere Date: Wed Sept 17 at 9pm/8c

65. Tasha Smith

Actress | The Whole Ten Yards

Tasha Smith was born on February 28, 1971 in Camden, New Jersey, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for The Whole Ten Yards (2004), Why Did I Get Married? (2007) and Couples Retreat (2009). She was previously married to Keith Douglas.

OWN For Better or for Worse USA Season Premiere Date: Wed Sept 17 at 9pm/8c

66. Crystle Stewart

Actress | Good Deeds

Crystle Stewart was born on September 20, 1981 in Houston, Texas, USA as Crystle Danae Stewart. She is an actress, known for Good Deeds (2012), Acrimony (2018) and For Better or Worse (2011). She has been married to Max Sebrechts since August 9, 2014.

OWN For Better or for Worse USA Season Premiere Date: Wed Sept 17 at 9pm/8c

67. Tichina Arnold

Actress | Martin

Tichina Arnold was born on June 28, 1969 in Queens, New York, USA as Tichina Rolanda Arnold. She is an actress, known for Martin (1992), Everybody Hates Chris (2005) and Survivor's Remorse (2014). She was previously married to Rico Hines and Lamon Brewster.

STARZ Survivor's Remorse NEW Series: Premiere Date Sat Oct 4

68. Erica Ash

Actress | Scary Movie 5

Erica Ash was born on September 19, 1977 in Florida, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Scary Movie 5 (2013), Survivor's Remorse (2014) and Kristy (2014).

STARZ Survivor's Remorse NEW Series: Premiere Date Sat Oct 4

69. Cynthia Kaye McWilliams

Actress | Bosch

Cynthia Kaye McWilliams was born in Berlin, Germany, grew up primarily in Kansas City, Kansas and graduated from the prestigious Theater School of DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois.

While in Chicago, Cynthia honed her skills with stage credits including the lead role in First Breeze of Summer, ...

STARZ Survivor's Remorse NEW Series: Premiere Date Sat Oct 4

70. Katie Leung

Actress | Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Katie Leung began her career when she was cast as Cho Chang in the Warner Brothers feature film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, a role she subsequently reprised for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Parts I & II). Alongside her acting career, ...

Sundance Channel One Child Mini-Series: Premiere Date: Fri Nov 28 at 8pm

71. Kunjue Li

Actress | My Best Friend's Wedding

Kunjue was born in Danling, a village near the mountainous region of southern China (Sichuan). Growing up she was a tom-boy and leader of the pack amongst her play-friends and started horse riding at the age of five. Her family moved to the city when Kunjue was 10 years old for a better education ...

Sundance Channel One Child Mini-Series: Premiere Date: Fri Nov 28 at 8pm

72. Kellita Smith

Actress | The Bernie Mac Show

Kellita Smith was born January 15, 1969 as Kellita A. Smith in Chicago, Illinois. She is an actress who has appeared on House Party 3 (1994), The Bernie Mac Show (2001-2006), Sister, Sister (1994-1999), Moesha (1996-2001), In Living Color (1990-1994), Living Single (1993-1998), and The First Family...

SYFY Z Nation NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Fri Sept 12 at 10pm

73. Pisay Pao

Actress | Z Nation

Pisay was born in a refugee camp in Thailand. Her parents escaped the civil war in Cambodia and she moved to Seattle, Washington at the age of two. Pisay loved the arts and began painting, drawing, dancing, and performing at a young age. When she reached her teen years her parents pushed her to ...

SYFY Z Nation NEW Series: USA Premiere Date: Fri Sept 12 at 10pm



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