Biography

Nafessa Williams (born December 4, 1989) is an American actress. She is most known for her 2011 role as Nicole Gordon in the Meek Mill film Streets, her 2011 role as Deanna Forbes on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live, and her 2016 role as Dr. Charlotte Piel on the CBS drama Code Black. Since 2018, she plays Anissa Pierce in The CW's Black Lightning.

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Nafessa Williams (born December 4, 1989) is an American actress. She is most known for her 2011 role as Nicole Gordon in the Meek Mill film Streets, her 2011 role as Deanna Forbes on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live, and her 2016 role as Dr. Charlotte Piel on the CBS drama Code Black. Since 2018, she plays Anissa Pierce in The CW's Black Lightning.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Nafessa Williams licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 13

Birthday 1989-12-04

Place of Birth Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Black and Blue
2018 Black Lightning (29 episodes) as Anissa Pierce / Thunder
2017 True to the Game as Sahirah
2017 Tales (1 episode) as Jenny
2017 Burning Sands as Toya
2016 Asterisk as Angela
2015 The Man in 3B as Krystal
2015 Code Black (4 episodes) as Charlotte Piel
2015 Brotherly Love as Simone
2015 Whitney as Kim
2014 Survivor's Remorse (1 episode) as Adina Parker
2012 Streets as Nicole Gordon
1990 Twin Peaks (2 episodes) as Jade

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