Model and singer who played Janine Payne on the TBS series House of Payne from 2006 until 2012. She began appearing in the Rickey Smiley Show in 2012.
She began her acting career in the stage production of Tyler Perry's play Meet the Browns.
She has had film roles in Daddy's Little Girls and Breaking Up is Hard to Do.
She is the second oldest of nine siblings. She had a son at the age of seventeen and raised him as a single mother. In 2016, she became engaged to Roger Bobb, but called it off by the end of the year.
She had a supporting role with Terri Vaughn in the 2013 TV movie In the Meantime.