Maia Campbell

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Maia Campbell
BornMaia Chinassa Campbell
(1976-11-26) November 26, 1976 (age 37)
Takoma Park, Maryland, U.S.
OccupationActress, Model
Years active1993–present
Spouse(s)Elias Gutierrez (m. 1998-2002; 1 child)
 
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Maia Campbell
BornMaia Chinassa Campbell
(1976-11-26) November 26, 1976 (age 37)
Takoma Park, Maryland, U.S.
OccupationActress, Model
Years active1993–present
Spouse(s)Elias Gutierrez (m. 1998-2002; 1 child)

Maia Chinassa Campbell (born November 26, 1976 in Takoma Park, Maryland) is an American film, television actress and model. She is best known for her role as Nicole on the 1994 FOX comedy-drama series South Central and her portrayal of Tiffany Warren in the NBC/UPN sitcom In the House for three seasons (1995-1998).

Early life and Career[edit]

Born in Takoma Park, Maryland, Campbell is the daughter of author Bebe Moore Campbell and Tiko Campbell, an architect and author from Washington, D.C.[1][2] Although Campbell has become best known for her role as the witty adolescent daughter on the series In the House, she has been frequently seen on television. She was featured in a regular role as Nicole in the short-lived Fox series South Central, portraying Larenz Tate's girlfriend, and also had a guest role in Thea. She also had a minor role in John Singleton's Poetic Justice, with Janet Jackson, playing the role of Lucky's (played by Tupac Shakur) cousin in Oakland. Campbell also hosted the young adult magazine show Twenty-four/Seven in 1995.

Filmography[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1993Poetic JusticeShante
1993TheaAlisonEpisode: "Dirty Laundry"
1994South CentralNicole5 episodes
1995 to 1998In the HouseTiffany Warren76 episodes
1996 to 1997Beverly Hills, 90210Mariah Murphy2 episodes
1997MoeshaTammyEpisode: "Double Date"
1998KinfolksLissaAlternative title: Parental Guidance
1998Sister, SisterShaylaEpisode: "The Grass Is Always Finer"
1999Trippin'Cinny Hawkins
2000Seventeen AgainAshley
2001The LuauShyann
2002The TrialTracy
2003With or Without YouTeresa
2004Sweet Potato PieKadjaDirect-to-DVD release
2005Friends and LoversLisaDirect-to-DVD release
2005Envy
2007Sorority Sister SlaughterRose

Awards and nominations[edit]

YearAwardCategoryTitle of workResult
1996Young Artist AwardBest Performance by a Young Actress – TV Comedy SeriesIn the HouseNominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ Concepcion, Mariel (2006-11-28). "Journalist Bebe Moore Campbell Dies". vibe.com. Retrieved 2008-08-06. 
  2. ^ Fox, Margalit (2006-11-28). "Bebe Moore Campbell, Novelist of Black Lives, Dies at 56". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-08-06. 

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