Jasika Nicole

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Jasika Nicole
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Jasika Nicole at the San Diego Comic-Con International in July 2010.
BornJasika Nicole Pruitt
1980
Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active2005–present
Website
http://jasikanicole.com
 
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Jasika Nicole
Jasika Nicole by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Jasika Nicole at the San Diego Comic-Con International in July 2010.
BornJasika Nicole Pruitt
1980
Birmingham, Alabama, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active2005–present
Website
http://jasikanicole.com

Jasika Nicole Pruitt is an American actress and illustrator from Birmingham, Alabama. She is best known for portraying Astrid Farnsworth in the Fox television series Fringe.[1]

Career[edit]

Nicole studied dance, voice and theatre at Catawba College in Salisbury, North Carolina.[1] She has been open about being a lesbian since she started dating women while she was filming Take the Lead.[2] She was also featured in the 2010 OUT 100 list in Out magazine, and was photographed alongside Bruno Tonioli, Armistead Maupin, and Bill Silva for the issue.[3] Jasika married her long-time partner Claire October 5, 2013.[4]

Filmography[edit]

Film and Television
YearFilmRoleNotes
2005Law & Order: Criminal IntentGisellaEpisode Scared Crazy
2006Take the LeadEgypt
2007The Mastersons of ManhattanPennyTV movie
2008The Return of Jezebel JamesDora3 episodes (1 uncredited)
2008-2013FringeAstrid Farnsworth98 episodes
2010She's Out of My LeagueWendy
2013ScandalKim1 episode
2013Welcome to Night Vale (Podcast)Intern DanaEpisode Dana

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Jasika Nicole Bio". Fox Broadcasting Company. Retrieved 2011-05-15. 
  2. ^ Navarro, Mireya (26 September 2008), "Out in Hollywood: Starring Roles Are Rare", New York Times, retrieved 20 January 2009 
  3. ^ "16th Annual OUT 100", OUT Magazine, 11 November 2010 
  4. ^ http://instagram.com/p/fGJlizllp4/

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