Persia White


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At the age of eight, Persia White started showing her talents at the Coconut Grove Childrens' Theatre in Miami, Florida, where she was born. She is Puerto Rican, African-American and Irish. Most recognized as "Lynn" in the long running hit CW series "Girlfriends." See full bio »

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The Vampire Diaries Abby Bennett Wilson
(2012-2017)
Girlfriends Lynn Ann Searcy / Lynn Searcy
(2000-2020)
(2009)
Cargo Berneice
(2017)

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  Ke Nui Road (TV Series) (announced)
Marsha Jennings
- Episode #1.1 ... Marsha Jennings
 2000-2020 Girlfriends (TV Series)
Lynn Ann Searcy / Lynn Searcy
- Unaired Pilot (2020) ... Lynn Searcy
- Stand and Deliver (2008) ... Lynn Ann Searcy
- What's Black-a-Lackin'? (2008) ... Lynn Ann Searcy
- Adapt to Adopt (2008) ... Lynn Ann Searcy
- Deck the Halls with Bags and Folly (2007) ... Lynn Ann Searcy
 2020 Will & Grace (TV Series)
Katie Palmer-Payne
- Of Mouse and Men (2020) ... Katie Palmer-Payne
 2019 Black-ish (TV Series)
Lila
- Feminisn't (2019) ... Lila
 2018 Juice Truck (TV Short)
PAT
 2017/IV Carousel (Short)
Nicole
 2017 You Can't Fight Christmas
Millicent Williams
 2017 Miss Me This Christmas
Millicent
 2017 Candid (Short)
 2017/V Cargo
Berneice
 2012-2017 The Vampire Diaries (TV Series)
Abby Bennett Wilson
- What Are You? (2017) ... Abby Bennett Wilson
- A View to a Kill (2013) ... Abby Bennett Wilson
- Before Sunset (2012) ... Abby Bennett Wilson
- Break on Through (2012) ... Abby Bennett Wilson
- All My Children (2012) ... Abby Bennett Wilson
 2016 American Killing
Raven
 2014 Castle Ridge (TV Series)
Kerry 'Coach K' Butler
 2014 Desiree
Jack
 2013/I Revelation (Short)
 2012 Mafia
Mel
 2012 No More Games
Morgan
 2012 Black November
Tracey
 2012 Guardian of Eden
Clarke
 2012 The Marriage Chronicles
Marcia Anson
 2012 Dysfunctional Friends
Trenyce
 2010 Kiss the Bride (Video)
Trina
 2009 Spoken Word
Shea
 2007 Everyday Joe (Short)
Gina
 2007 The Fall of Night
Dawn
 2005 Unscripted (TV Series)
Flirty Girl
- Episode #1.8 (2005) ... Flirty Girl
 1997-2002 Buffy the Vampire Slayer (TV Series)
Aura
- Unaired Pilot (2002) ... Aura
- Welcome to the Hellmouth (1997) ... Aura
 2001 Angel (TV Series)
Agnes 'Aggie' Belfleur
- Over the Rainbow (2001) ... Agnes 'Aggie' Belfleur
 2000 Stalled
Leanne
 2000 Red Letters
Vanessa Cody
 2000 Operation Sandman (TV Movie)
Private Winslow
 1999 Blood Dolls
Black Baby
 1999 Another World (TV Series)
K.C. Burrell / Kineisha 'K.C.' Burrell / K. C. Burrell
- Episode #1.8891 (1999) ... Kineisha 'K.C.' Burrell
- Episode #1.8889 (1999) ... K.C. Burrell
- Episode #1.8887 (1999) ... K.C. Burrell
- Episode #1.8882 (1999) ... K.C. Burrell
- Episode #1.8878 (1999) ... K. C. Burrell
 1999 Clueless (TV Series)
Veronica
- My Best Friend's Boyfriend (1999) ... Veronica
 1999 The Steve Harvey Show (TV Series)
Monique
- All That Jazz (1999) ... Monique
 1998 Malcolm & Eddie (TV Series)
Sharon
- Bowl-a-Drama (1998) ... Sharon
 1998 Brooklyn South (TV Series)
Cinnamon
- Cinnamon Buns (1998) ... Cinnamon
 1997-1998 Breaker High (TV Series)
Denise Williams
- To Kill a MockingNerd (1998) ... Denise Williams
- Heartbreaker High (1998) ... Denise Williams
- Chile Dog (1998) ... Denise Williams
- Lord of the Butterflies (1998) ... Denise Williams
- Kiss of the Shy-Er Woman (1998) ... Denise Williams
 1997 Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction (TV Series)
Molly Sawyer (segment: On the Road) / Molly Sawyer
- On the Road (1997) ... Molly Sawyer
 1997 The Parent 'Hood (TV Series)
Alexis
- Tango & Cash (1997) ... Alexis
 1997 Sister, Sister (TV Series)
Anya
- Three the Heart Way (1997) ... Anya
 1997 The Burning Zone (TV Series)
Jenny
- Critical Mass (1997) ... Jenny
 1997 Weird Science (TV Series)
Kim
- Gary Had a Little Cram (1997) ... Kim
 1996 Frankie D.
 1996 Suddenly (TV Movie)
Trina
 1996 Goode Behavior (TV Series)
Trish
- Goode Grades (1996) ... Trish
 1996 Saved by the Bell: The New Class (TV Series)
Heather
- Little Hero (1996) ... Heather
 1996 Malibu Shores (TV Series)
Listener
- Hotline (1996) ... Listener
 1996 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Margie
- These Old Bones (1996) ... Margie
 1995 The Client (TV Series)
Black Female Student
- The Burning of Atlanta (1995) ... Black Female Student
 1994 Blue Chips (uncredited)
 1993 Last Action Hero
Persia White (uncredited)
Show Show Producer (5 credits)
Show Show Writer (2 credits)
Show Show Composer (2 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (1 credit)
Show Show Editor (1 credit)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (26 credits)

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Personal Details

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1 Pictorial | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)

Spouse:

Joseph Morgan | See more »

Children:

Mecca Morgan White
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Trivia:

She regularly performs live as a member of the band "Black In White". She has written and recorded music for three films. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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