J. Nicole Brooks

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J. Nicole Brooks (formerly known as De Anna N.J. Brooks) is a graduate of Northern Illinois University where she studied the Meisner Technique at the School of Theatre & Dance under the tutelage of Kathryn Gately. She is also a playwright and an Artistic Associate with the Lookingglass Theatre Company(ensemble members include Joey Slotnick, Mary ... See full bio »

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Infinity Duty Nurse
Candyman Dr. Collins


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 2021 Candyman (completed)
Dr. Collins
 2020 Fargo (TV Series)
Buel Cannon
- Storia Americana (2020) ... Buel Cannon
- Happy (2020) ... Buel Cannon
- The Nadir (2020) ... Buel Cannon
- Lay Away (2020) ... Buel Cannon
- The Birthplace of Civilization (2020) ... Buel Cannon
 2019 South Side (TV Series)
- Litcoin (2019) ... Olivia
- The Day the Jordans Drop (2019) ... Olivia
 2018-2019 The Chi (TV Series)
Sgt. Clemmons
- Guilt, Viral Videos, and Ass Whuppings (2019) ... Sgt. Clemmons
- Blind Eye (2019) ... Sgt. Clemmons
- Feeling The Heat (2019) ... Sgt. Clemmons
- Past Due (2019) ... Sgt. Clemmons
- Every Day I'm Hustlin' (2019) ... Sgt. Clemmons
 2018 Chicago Med (TV Series)
Wendy Fisher
- Lock It Down (2018) ... Wendy Fisher
 2017 Watch the Sky
 2016 Chicago Fire (TV Series)
- Scorched Earth (2016) ... Mother
 2015 Death & Taxes (Short)
 2012 Squad 85 (TV Series)
Security Guard
 2011/I Infinity (Short)
Duty Nurse (as DeAnna N.J. Brooks)
 2011 Consequences (TV Series)
- Monisa (2011) ... Kamisha
 2011 The Protector (TV Series)
- Revisions (2011) ... Realtor
 2008 Fly Like Mercury
Dr. Landing (as DeAnna N.J. Brooks)
 2005 The Weather Man
Clerk (as Deanna NJ Brooks)
 2005 Eve (TV Series)
- Stay Tuned (2005) ... Carol
 2004 Barbershop 2: Back in Business
Pauline (as DeAnna N.J. Brooks)
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 2013 Langdon Nation (TV Series)
Self - Contributor
 2009 I Heart Hollywood (Documentary)
Self (as DeAnna N.J. Brooks)

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Other Works:

Her play, "Black Diamond: The Years The Locusts Have Eaten," was performed at the Lookingglass Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois with Brian Sidney Bembridge (lighting designer); Andre Pluess, Kevin O'Donnell, and Michael Griggs (sound designers); Andre Pluess and Kevin O'Donnell (original incidental music) in the crew. See more »

Alternate Names:

De Anna N.J. Brooks | DeAnna N.J. Brooks | Deanna NJ Brooks


5' 3" (1.6 m)

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She was nominated for a 2012 Equity Joseph Jefferson Award for Director of a Play for "Mr. Rickey Calls a Meeting" at the Lookingglass Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois. See more »

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