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Known Credits: 26

Birthday: 1970-10-07

Place of Birth: Baltimore - Maryland - USA

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Nicole Ari Parker

Biography

Nicole Ari Parker Kodjoe (born October 7, 1970 in Baltimore, Maryland, height 5' 8" (1,73 m)). She graduated from New YorkUniversity’s TischSchool of the Arts in 1993.

Early in her career she appeared in several critically-acclaimed independent films including The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love (1995), Boogie Nights (1997), 200 Cigarettes (1999), and the 1999 Sundance Film Festival winner The Adventures of Sebastian Cole.

She also starred in several television shows including Second Time Around, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and The Deep End; but her breakthrough television role was on Showtime drama, Soul Food, which she starred in from 2000-2004. Her big screen credits include such popular films as Blue Streak (1999), Brown Sugar (2002) and Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins (2008). Parker is married to fellow model turned actor, Boris Kodjoe. The couple resides in AtlantaGeorgia with their two children.

Acting
2013 Repentance as Sophie
2012 Revolution - (8 episodes) as Secretary Justine Allenford
2011 Pastor Brown as Tonya Copeland Brown
2011 35 and Ticking as Zenobia
2010 Harlem Aria as Clarisse
2010 The Deep End - (6 episodes)
2009 Black Dynamite as Mahogany Black
2009 Imagine That as Tricia Danielson
2008 Disaster Movie as Enchanted Princess / Amy Winehouse Look-A-Like / Jessica Simpson Look-A-Like
2008 Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins as Lucinda Allen
2005 The Tyra Banks Show - (1 episode)
2003 All of Us - (1 episode)
2002 Brown Sugar as Reese Marie Wiggam Ellis
2001 Dancing in September as Tomasina 'Tommy' Crawford
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation - (1 episode)
2000 106 & Park - (1 episode)
1999 Blue Streak as Mellisa Green
1999 Loving Jezebel
1999 200 Cigarettes as Bridget
1998 Exiled as Georgeanne Taylor
1998 Spark as Nina
1997 Boogie Nights as Becky Barnett
1997 The End of Violence as Ade (as Nicole Parker)
1995 The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls In Love as Evie Roy
1900 Soul Food - (0 episodes)
1900 Second Time Around - (19 episodes)