Kym Whitley

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Kym Whitley

Whitley at the Comic Con in San Diego, July 22, 2011
Born (1961-06-07) June 7, 1961 (age 51)
Shaker Heights, Ohio
Occupation Actress and Comedienne
Years active 1992–present
 
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Kym Whitley

Whitley at the Comic Con in San Diego, July 22, 2011
Born (1961-06-07) June 7, 1961 (age 51)
Shaker Heights, Ohio
Occupation Actress and Comedienne
Years active 1992–present

Kym Elizabeth Whitley (born June 7, 1961) is an American actress and comedian.

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Early life

Whitley was born in Shaker Heights, Ohio. She attended Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee. Kym's family history stems from a small town in North Carolina where she is related to the Dula's.

Career

Whitley's major acting roles include My Brother and Me and Sparks. She made guest appearances in several television sitcoms, including The Parent 'Hood, Married... with Children, Moesha, That's So Raven, The Parkers and Curb Your Enthusiasm. She also had a small role in Next Friday as Craig's aunt Suga. She was one of "The Adults" in the earlier seasons of All That. "The Adults", as they were called, were grown-up featuring cast members that appeared in sketches with the regular cast. In the early spring of 2010, Whitley was a co-host with R&B musician, Brian McKnight on the short-lived talk show, The Brian McKnight Show.

Filmography

Film
Year Title Role Notes
1999 Beverly HoodNola Washington
2000 Next FridaySuga
2000 Nutty Professor II: The KlumpsParty Guest
2001 Baby BoyHost
2001 House Party 4: Down to the Last MinuteJudy Harris – Jon Jon's Mom
2003 Deliver Us from EvaOrmandy
2003 Love ChroniclesRenee
2003 Malibooty!Donna
2004 Up Against the 8 BallMrs. Thompson
2004 Along Came PollyGladys
2005 The Perfect ManDolores
2005 L.A. DicksMadame Opal
2005 Fun with Dick and JaneKostMart Training Leader
2005 The SalonLashaunna
2005 The Golden BlazeMother Johnson voice
2008 Cuttin' da Mustard?
2008 College Road TripMichelle Porter
2008 The HustleMiss Tanya
2009 Black DynamiteHoneybee
2009 I Love You, ManFemale Co-Worker #1
2009 DonationCashier Keisha
2010 Something Like a BusinessSasha
2010 SebastianRoxanne
2010 Group SexTiffany
2011 35 and Ticking[1]Shavelle
2011 Rango[2]Melonee
2011 Transformers: Dark of the MoonJessica Morgan
2011 We Bought a ZooStore Clerk
Television
Year Title Role Notes
1992 Vinnie & Bobby? 1 episode
1994 My Brother and MeMrs. Pinckney 5 episodes
1995 The Parent HoodMuriel 1 episode
1995 MartinLouisa 1 episode
1996 Married... with ChildrenDanielle 1 episode
1996–98 SparksDarice Mayberry Main role
1998 The Wayans BrosPhyllis 1 episode
1999 Arli$$Susan Caldwell 1 episode
1999 Silk HopeGrace
2000 Grown UpsKim 1 episode
2000 A Private Affair?
2000 MoeshaGertrude ("Gertie") 1 episode
2002 My Wife and KidsWanda 3 episodes
2002 What About Your Friends: Weekend GetawayMs. Wells
2003 The Proud FamilyCaramel Jones 1 episode
2004 Curb Your EnthusiasmMonena 1 episode
2001–04 The ParkersGertrude ("Gertie") Recurring role
2004 1-800-MissingDEA Agent Dominique Shaw 1 episode
2004 One on OneLiza 1 episode
2005 The CatchHoney Commons
2005 That's So RavenCousin Vicky 2 episodes
2005 Havery Birdman, Attorney at LawNorlisa 2 episodes
2005 Grey's AnatomyYvonne 1 episode
2006 Love, IncArsenetta 1 episode
2006 Reno 911!Kay Kay 1 episode
2006 Thugaboo: Sneaker MadnessMs. Attitude
2006 StandoffAngela Worthington 1 episode
2006 Thugaboo: A Miracle on D-Roc's StreetMs. Attitude
2007 Making It LegalTheresa
2008 Crusin for Love with Kym WhitleyHerself
2009 The Cleveland ShowAuntie Momma 1 episode
2005–10 The BoondocksVarious characters Recurring role
2010 Jonas L.A.Officer Evie 1 episode
2010–2011 Meet the BrownsYvonne 2 episodes
2010 School Pride host
2011- Black DynamiteHoneybee Main Role
2012 - Let's Stay TogetherCharmaine Main Role
2012 - Present Animal PracticeJuanita Main Role

Awards and nominations

BET Comedy Awards

References

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