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by TheaCamara | created - 25 Nov 2017 | updated - 25 Nov 2017 | Public

Talented Actors; I've Worked With.

1. Angela Bassett

Actress | Strange Days

Captivating, gifted, and sensational, Angela Bassett's presence has been felt in theaters and on 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 ...

I worked alongside Ms. Bassett in Spike Lee's Chi-raq. She was gracious and very kind. It's a day I'll never forget.

2. Elise Neal

Actress | Hustle & Flow

Elise Neal was born in Memphis, Tennessee and began dancing at age six. She credits her success to her mother, Arletha Neal, who always supported her and drove her to many talent shows and recitals. After moving to New York and quickly booking many off-Broadway shows and musical revivals, she ...

We worked on an indie film called "I left my girlfriend for Regina Jones. It was an experience I'll never forget.

3. Vanessa Williams

Actress | Candyman

Born and raised in the Bedford Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn, New York, Vanessa Williams became a member of the New York City Opera's Children's Chorus at age 11. Vanessa then signed with a talent manager and booked her first audition, a commercial for Frito Lay. Her pattern for success clearly ...

Recently worked with Vanessa Williams on an indie film called "I left my girlfriend for Regina Jones: She was extremely kind and sweet. Not a diva at all. I would work with her any day!

4. Wesley Jonathan

Actor | What I Like About You

Born in Los Angeles, Jonathan spent four years living in Germany as a youth and still speaks some German. He first became interested in show business when his cousin Crystal brought him along on her acting auditions. At age nine, he asked his cousin to let him audition, and within six months got ...

We worked together on a film called "I left my girlfriend forRegina Jones".

5. Malik Yoba

Actor | Cool Runnings

Malik Yoba was born on September 17, 1967 in Bronx, New York, USA as Abdul-Malik Yoba. He is an actor and writer, known for Cool Runnings (1993), New York Undercover (1994) and Cop Land (1997). He has been married to Cat Wilson since December 21, 2003. He was previously married to Trisha Mann.

After watching Malik's work for years...to finally get a chance to meet him was enough. But to star in a movie with Malik, was the cherry on top of my young career.

6. Timon Kyle Durrett

Actor | Heroes

Timon Kyle Durrett is an actor and producer, known for Heroes (2006), Samantha Who? (2007) and Professor Mack (2019).

I worked with this talented soul on Christopher Nolens 72 Hours. I played his Mom. I remember rehearsing with Timon before our scene and after we shoot our first scene...I recalled Timon saying, "You were calling holding back in rehearsal." We laughed..and the rest is history! saying. We remain in touch and he is one of my biggest fans. And one of my favorite Film Babies.

7. Adele Givens

Actress | The Players Club

Adele Givens was born in Chicago, Illinois, USA. She is an actress and writer, known for The Players Club (1998), Martin (1992) and The Hughleys (1998).

Ironically, Adele and I grew up in the same neighborhood. So, when we met...it was like meeting someone from my childhood. We had a ball working together. We remain friends to this day. I love our Sisterhood.

8. S. Epatha Merkerson

Actress | Law & Order

A native of Michigan, S. Epatha Merkerson earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Wayne State University. In 1978, she moved to New York City to apply her craft on stage. Although best known since 1993 as the smart and shrewd Lieutenant Anita Van Buren on the long-running TV crime drama Law &...

Met her on set of Dick Wolf's Chicago Med. I played a character called "Irma Dunn". It was awesome to meet S. Epatha...she was someone that I've admired for years. What a Gem!

Recently worked with Bambi on an indie film called "I left my girlfriend for Regina Jones: She was sweet and did a fabulous job. A total professional. Would love to work with her again on any set.

10. Cynda Williams

Actress | One False Move

Cynda Williams was born on May 17, 1966 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Cynthia Williams. She is an actress and producer, known for One False Move (1992), Mo' Better Blues (1990) and Tales of the City (1993). She has been married to Roderick Plummer since July 26, 2001. They have one child. She was ...

This beautiful soul...actually lives in my neighborhood. We met while our kids played basketball for the same team. Later we ended up working together on two films. She's been one of my mentors and dear friends. She's truly like a sister I've never had. Love her.

11. Terri J. Vaughn

Actress | The Steve Harvey Show

Terri J. Vaughn was born on October 16, 1969 in San Francisco, California, USA as Terri Juanita Vaughn. She is an actress and producer, known for The Steve Harvey Show (1996), Friday (1995) and All of Us (2003). She has been married to Karon Riley since January 19, 2008. They have two children. She...

Terri and I worked on two films...72 Hours & Heaven on Seven. It was a joy to work with her. A true professional.

12. Darrin Dewitt Henson

Actor | Tekken

Biography April 2019

Darrin Henson is a three - time award nominated actor , one time award nominated author and MTV choreography award Winner. Henson won the coveted MTV choreography award for NSYNC's "Bye Bye Bye."

Henson can be seen in such films as "THE EXPRESS" in the role of "Jim Brown" TEKKEN ...

Working with Darrin on "Nothing Like Thanksgiving". 2017

13. Dawn Halfkenny

Actress | Saints & Sinners

Dawn Halfkenny is known for her work on Saints & Sinners (2016), Tales (2017) and Atlanta (2016).

Working with Darrin on "Nothing Like Thanksgiving". 2017

14. William L. Johnson

Actor | Crossover

William L Johnson is one of the most talented actors in Hollywood. Originally from the mid west and he is making his presents felt. A tall, handsome, and versatile American actor, he is best remembered playing the role of E-Bone in Blue Hill Avenue, The Mannsfield 12 , Doing Hard Time and Nothing ...

Working with Darrin on "Nothing Like Thanksgiving". 2017

15. Tom Sizemore

Actor | Saving Private Ryan

Tom Sizemore rose in prominence throughout the 1990s, establishing himself as a memorable tough-guy actor, sought by the most respected directors in the business.

Thomas Edward Sizemore, Jr. was born in Detroit, Michigan, to Judith (Schannault), an ombudsman staff member, and Thomas Edward Sizemore, ...

We worked together on " A Chance In The World".

16. Fred Williamson

Actor | From Dusk Till Dawn

Former Oakland Raiders/Kansas City Chiefs football star who rose to prominence as one of the first African-American male action stars of the "blaxploitation" genre of the early 1970s, who has since gone on to a long and illustrious career as an actor, director, writer, and producer! Burly, yet ...

We worked together on " A Chance In The World". We shared a scene together. It was very nice meeting him and working with him as well. He gave me tips on the craft that I'll take with me to each and every project. Thank You!

17. Deanna Reed-Foster

Actress | Widows

Actress Deanna Reed-Foster was born Deanna Kathleen Reed to Moses and Constance Reed on May 28, 1970 in Chicago, Illinois. Growing up on the south-side of Chicago with her older brother Curtis and her mother, she is a product of the Chicago Public School system. She attended Lindblom Technical H.S....

We worked together on "A Chance In The World". Deanna and I come from the same Acting industry in Chicago. I love where her career has taken her. I'm inspired by her faith, talent, and her career.

18. Brad James

Actor | For Better or Worse

In the span of just a few short years, Brad James has gone from US Marine to one of the most exciting faces in television and film today. Although widely praised for his comedic role as 'Todd' on the hit series "Tyler Perry's For Better Or Worse," Brad has shown himself to be much more than just a ...

Brad's another one of my film babies. We've worked together on two films and I've played. He's a hoot and so such a talented young man. He is totally a professional. "For the love of Christmas" & Walk Away From Love".

19. Robert Christopher Riley

Actor | The Bourne Legacy

Robert Christopher Riley was born on October 11, 1980 in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Bourne Legacy (2012), Dynasty (2017) and Professor Mack (2019).

Robert and I worked together on "Walk Away From Love".

20. Harry Lennix

Actor | Man of Steel

Harry Lennix is an accomplished film, television, and stage actor. His recent credits include Warner Bros.' "Man of Steel", The CW's "Emily Owens, M.D.", Fox's "Dollhouse," HBO's "Little Britain," as well as the critically acclaimed series "24" as Walid Al-Rezani.

Harry Joseph Lennix III was born ...

Working with Harry Lennix on Christopher Nolens 72 Hours was an amazing experience. Harry plays the role of "God". He comes to visit me while I'm in a nursing facility. We made magic on set. It was a day I'll never forget. We also appeared together in Spike Lee's Chiraq.

21. Steve Harris

Actor | The Practice

Steve Harris is the son of John, a bus driver, and Mattie, a housewife, who stressed his and younger brother, Sherwin's education over his love for football. Steve attended St. Joseph High in Westchester, Illinois, a private school known for developing star athletes such as basketball star Isiah ...

Steve and I grew up together in the same neighborhood. We had no idea that we would ever get a chance to work together...We finally worked together on Spike Lee's Chiraq. I'll forever be grateful for our friendship.

22. Aaron D. Spears

Actor | Being Mary Jane

Aaron D. Spears has come a long way. A Washington D.C. native, Aaron has exhibited his natural talent in sports which have given him the tenacity, perseverance and inner strength that has helped launch him into a career in film, and television. Aaron's television appearances include, NCIS, Castle, ...

We've worked together on a film called... "For the love of Christmas". He such a great person and I enjoyed working with him.



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