Jennifer Freeman

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Jennifer Freeman
BornJennifer Nicole Freeman
(1985-10-20) October 20, 1985 (age 28)
Los Angeles, California, USA
OccupationActress
Years active2000–present
Spouse(s)Earl Watson (2009–2010)
ChildrenIsabella Amora Watson (born 2009)
 
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Jennifer Freeman
BornJennifer Nicole Freeman
(1985-10-20) October 20, 1985 (age 28)
Los Angeles, California, USA
OccupationActress
Years active2000–present
Spouse(s)Earl Watson (2009–2010)
ChildrenIsabella Amora Watson (born 2009)

Jennifer Nicole Freeman (born October 20, 1985) is an American actress, often credited as Jennifer N. Freeman.

Career[edit]

Freeman is best known for playing the role of Claire Kyle in the ABC sitcom My Wife and Kids.[1][2] She has also made guest appearances on television (such as the shows 7th Heaven, Switched, One on One, and The OC). She is a spokesmodel for the Neutrogena skin care products company. Freeman's television credits include My Wife and Kids, 7th Heaven, All That, Lizzie McGuire, Disney's Even Stevens and Disney movie Surfers. Her movie credits include feature roles in Johnson Family Vacation, You Got Served[1] and Mercy Street. She also appeared in the movies The Seventies and the independent film The Visit. Her stage credits include the Los Angeles-area productions of The Wiz, in which she played Dorothy, and Billa in The Gift.

Freeman began a nationwide print and television campaign as one of "the young fresh faces" of Neutrogena.[3] In 2003 TV Guide named her as one of the Top 10 Hot Teens to watch.

Personal life[edit]

She was born in Los Angeles, California, to an African American mother and a caucasian father.[citation needed]

Freeman appeared in the B2K videos Girlfriend and What A Girl Wants, playing lead singer Omarion's girlfriend, which led to the two dating from 2003 to 2005. She also played his love interest in the movie You Got Served. She also dated Lil' Fizz from 2005 to 2006 and was also engaged to Marques Houston from 2007 to 2008.

Freeman was formerly married to basketball player Earl Watson.[4] They have a daughter, Isabella Amora Watson, born on October 22, 2009.[5]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
2000The '70sCeta Kid #2TV movie
2000The VisitYoung Felicia
2004You Got ServedLiyah
2004Johnson Family VacationJill
2006Mercy StreetEmily
2008JadaJasmine
2008The CaretakerSonya
2010Falling AwayEmily
2013Real Husbands of HollywoodHerself

Television[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
20007th HeavenJoan"Help!" (Season 5, episode 2)
2000Even StevensChloe"After Hours" (Season 1, episode 13)
2001Lizzie McGuireAlix"Pool Party" (Season 1, episode 4)
2001-2005My Wife and KidsClaire Marie KyleSeason 2-5, 111 episodes
2005The O.C.Student"The Shape of Things to Come" (Season 3, episode 2)
2006One on OneAlicia"Recipe for Disaster" (Season 5, episode 17)
2007The 1/2 Hour News HourEpisode #1.15
2013Real Husbands of HollywoodEpisode #9

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Harvey, Dennis (2004) "You Got Served", Variety, January 29, 2004, retrieved 2010-01-22
  2. ^ Levin, Gary (1978 ) "ABC looking for laughs, success ; 'A new generation of comedies' sought to lift the network", USA Today, January 14, 2002
  3. ^ Flass, Rebecca (2004) "Neutrogena Inks Actress to TV, Print Roles", AdWeek, March 12, 2004, retrieved 2010-01-22
  4. ^ "About". jenniferfreeman.com. Retrieved May 20, 2013. 
  5. ^ http://www.blackcelebkids.com/2011/10/24/photos-isabella-watsons-tutu-cute-party/

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