DeWanda Wise

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In television, film, theater, writing, and producing, DeWanda Wise has established herself as one of the industry's most exciting talents. In the Netflix adaption of "She's Gotta Have It," created by Spike Lee, Wise appears as the iconic 'Nola Darling.' Based on Lee's 1986 film of the same name, the series explores the story of one woman (Wise) ... See full bio »

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Someone Great Erin Kennedy
The Twilight Zone Alexa Brandt
Shots Fired Shameeka Campbell
Underground Clara


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 2017-2019 She's Gotta Have It (TV Series)
Nola Darling
- #IAmYourMirror (2019) ... Nola Darling
- #OnTheComeUpTheComeDown&TheCome'Round (2019) ... Nola Darling
- #OhJudoKnow? (2019) ... Nola Darling
- #WhenYourChickensComeHometoRoost (2019) ... Nola Darling
- #SuperFunkyCaliFragiSexy (2019) ... Nola Darling
 2019 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Alexa Brandt
- Six Degrees of Freedom (2019) ... Alexa Brandt
 2019 Someone Great
Erin Kennedy
 2018/IV The Weekend
Margo Johnson
 2017 Shots Fired (TV Series)
Shameeka Campbell
- Hour Ten: Last Dance (2017) ... Shameeka Campbell
- Hour Nine: Come to Jesus (2017) ... Shameeka Campbell
- Hour Eight: Rock Bottom (2017) ... Shameeka Campbell
- Hour Seven: Content of Their Character (2017) ... Shameeka Campbell
- Hour Six: The Fire This Time (2017) ... Shameeka Campbell
 2017 Underground (TV Series)
- 28 (2017) ... Clara
- Whiteface (2017) ... Clara
- Ache (2017) ... Clara
- Things Unsaid (2017) ... Clara
- Contraband (2017) ... Clara
 2016 How to Tell You're a Douchebag
Rochelle Marseilles
 2015 Sorta My Thing (TV Mini-Series)
- Moving Day (2015) ... Andrea
- Great Story (2015) ... Andrea
 2015 Knucklehead
 2014 The Mentalist (TV Series)
Tanya Dean
- Blue Bird (2014) ... Tanya Dean
 2012 Frisk (Short)
 2012 Firelight (TV Movie)
Terry Easle
 2011 Black Swan Theory (Short)
 2011 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series)
Henny Walker
- What Does the Bee Do? (2011) ... Henny Walker
 2011 Smoking/Non-Smoking
 2011 Tokens the Series (TV Series)
Keisha / Karen (2011)
 2011/I A Walk in the Park (Short)
 2011 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Lakeisha Watkins
- Dirty (2011) ... Lakeisha Watkins
 2011 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Jenni Salerno
- Breaking Up (2011) ... Jenni Salerno
 2010 Pour aimer, encore (Short)
 2010/I Train (Short)
 2009/I Beyond Words (Short)
 2009 Us: A Love Story (Short)
Scowling Woman
 2009 The Unusuals (TV Series)
- 42 (2009) ... Nurse
 2009/II Precious
Miriam (uncredited)
 2008 One Life to Live (TV Series)
- Jumpin' Jehosophat (2008) ... Julianna
 2007 Steam
 2007 African Booty Scratcher (Short)
 2007/II Soul Mates
 2007 Spinning Into Butter
Claudia Thompson
 2007 Pariah (Short)
 2007 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
- World's Fair (2007) ... Angela
 2006 Who's Calling (Short)
 2006 Super Powers (Short)
Mrs. Elliott
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