Simbi Khali

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Simbi Khali
Born(1971-04-28) April 28, 1971 (age 43)
Jackson, Mississippi, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active1994–present
 
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Simbi Khali
Born(1971-04-28) April 28, 1971 (age 43)
Jackson, Mississippi, U.S.
OccupationActress
Years active1994–present

Simbi Khali (born April 28, 1971) is an American actress, best known for her role as Nina Campbell on the NBC sitcom 3rd Rock from the Sun.

Born in Jackson, Mississippi, Khali was raised in Chicago, the youngest of seven children. She attended the Duke Ellington School of the Arts and then continued her education at the California Institute of the Arts, where she graduated with a degree in acting.

Her credits include the television show Martin in a recurring role as Laquita, the feature films Vampire in Brooklyn (directed by Wes Craven), A Thin Line Between Love and Hate, and Plump Fiction. On stage, Khali appeared in Colored Museum, For Colored Girls..., A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Troilus and Cressida. She provided the voice for Varesh Ossa, the antagonist of Guild Wars' Nightfall. [clarification needed]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

YearFilmRole
1995Vampire in BrooklynNikki
1996A Thin Line Between Love and HateAdrienne
1997Plump FictionSister Sledge
2002We Were SoldiersAlma Givens
2009Mississippi DamnedAnna

Television[edit]

YearTitleRoleNotes
1993-95MartinLaquitaFour Episodes, (Fox)
1994The Sinbad ShowCarmenSeason 1 Episode 24, Girls Unda Hoodz (Fox)
1994She TVVariousSeason 1 Episode 2, (ABC)
1996-20003rd Rock from the SunNina Campbell134 Episodes, (NBC)
2000Men in Black: The SeriesVoiceSeason 3 Episode 14, The J is For James Syndrome (Kids' WB)
2000MasqueradeJoi ScottTV Movie, (BET)
2002That '80s ShowVenusSeason 1 Episode 8, After the Kiss (Fox)
2004The Bernie Mac ShowTherapistSeason 3 Episode 20, Five Stages of Bryana (Fox)
2009Special Agent OsoVoiceSeason 1 Episode 3, Live and Jump Rope/ A View to a Kitten (Disney Channel)
2012WeedsMarySeason 8 Episode 7, Unfreeze (Showtime)

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