LaRita Shelby


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LaRita "Jazzy Rita" Shelby is an actress, entertainer and media professional. She is former contractor for the Department Of Defense where she hosted & produced The LaRita Shelby Show for Armed Forces Radio and TV Services from 1990-1997. Her spirited radio show was heard in 57 countries, and she was cited by CNN during Desert Storm. LaRita has ... See full bio »

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South Central Carole
(1992)
Martin Sista Fo' Real
(1995)
Ellen Bond Secret Agent Harriet Tubman
(2018)

Filmography

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  Queen Victoria's Wedding (announced)
Theresa Brooks Reid
 2020 Howard High (TV Mini-Series)
Ms. Robinson (Tanisha's Mom) (2020)
 2020 MO (Short)
Rozanda Lewis
 2018 We Belong Together
Mrs. Stevenson
 2018 Ellen Bond Secret Agent (Short)
Harriet Tubman
 2017 Class N Session (Short)
Ms. Clark
 2017/I Shattered
Pam
 2009 The Nation
Reporter
 2008 If (Short)
 2008 Outrighteous
Monique (as La Rita Shelby)
 2008 American Crude
Roof Cop
 2008 Kings of the Evening
Nurse
 2007 Walk by Faith (Video)
Pamela Matthews
 2005 The Suite Life of Zack & Cody (TV Series)
Dixon
- Footloser (2005) ... Dixon
 2004 Woman Thou Art Loosed
Inmate No. 2
 2001 ER (TV Series)
Reporter
- Surrender (2001) ... Reporter (as LaRita Shelby-Mullen)
 2000 City of Angels (TV Series)
Nurse Joane / Nurse Logan / Nurse Raymond
- Leg Erie (2000) ... Nurse Joane (as Larita Shelby-Mullen)
- Deliver the Male (2000) ... Nurse Logan (as LaRita Shelby-Mullen)
- Prototype (2000) ... Nurse Raymond (as LaRita Shelby-Mullen)
 1999 Any Day Now (TV Series)
- It's Not You, It's Me (1999) ... (as LaRita Shelby-Mullen)
 1999 For Your Love (TV Series)
Chita
- The Brother from Another Planet (1999) ... Chita (as Larita Shelby-Mullen)
 1999 Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (TV Movie)
Lynne Anderson (as LaRita Shelby-Mullen)
 1998 The Wayans Bros. (TV Series)
Customer
- Escorting Ain't Easy (1998) ... Customer (as LaRita Shelby-Mullen)
 1998 JAG (TV Series)
Lt. Parker
- Clipped Wings (1998) ... Lt. Parker (as LaRita Shelby-Mullen)
 1995-1996 Campus Cops (TV Series)
Meg Duvry
- Weekend at Hingle's (1996) ... Meg Duvry
- A Knight's Hard Day (1996) ... Meg Duvry
- Muskrat Ramble (1996) ... Meg Duvry
- StinkyHiggins (1995) ... Meg Duvry
- Free Wally ... Meg Duvry
 1996 Black Sheep
Reporter
 1995 Babylon 5 (TV Series)
Med Tech
- A Day in the Strife (1995) ... Med Tech
 1995 No Way Back
Louise
 1995 Martin (TV Series)
Sista Fo' Real
- Girlfriend (1995) ... Sista Fo' Real
 1994 Silent Bomb (Short)
Stephanie
 1994 Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (TV Series)
Woman #2
- The Washington Affair: Part 2 (1994) ... Woman #2
- The Washington Affair: Part 1 (1994) ... Woman #2
 1994 Seinfeld (TV Series)
Tour Leader
- The Raincoats (1994) ... Tour Leader
 1992 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (TV Series)
Young Vivian
- Will Gets Committed (1992) ... Young Vivian
 1992 South Central
Carole
 1989-1991 Hunter (TV Series)
Angie / Black Hooker
- Ex Marks the Spot (1991) ... Angie (as La Rita Shelby)
- Teen Dreams (1989) ... Black Hooker
 1989 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
Rosemary
- Just Tipsy, Honey (1989) ... Rosemary
 1988-1989 A Different World (TV Series)
Leslie Wilkins
- Radio Free Hillman (1989) ... Leslie Wilkins
- All's Fair (1988) ... Leslie Wilkins
- Three Girls Three (1988) ... Leslie Wilkins
- Dream Lover (1988) ... Leslie Wilkins
 1987 What's Happening Now! (TV Series)
Diana
- Teacher's Threat (1987) ... Diana
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Self (6 credits)

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