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Jurnee Smollett-Bell

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Birthday
1, 1986
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
1, 1986 (age 32)
Birthplace
New York City, NY

About

Film and television actress introduced to audiences at a young age in the film Eve's Bayou. She later had a role in the Tyler Perry film Temptation: Confessions of a Marriage Counselor.

Before Fame

She was ten years old when cast for the role of Eve in Eve's Bayou (1997).

Trivia

She had recurring television roles as Lisa Tyler in The Defenders and Jess Merriweather in Friday Night Lights.

Family Life

She has five siblings, Jussie, Jake, Jazz, Jojo and Jocqui. She married Josiah Bell in 2010 and the couple welcomed a son named Hunter in November 2016.

Associated With

She acted with Denzel Washington in the Golden Globe-nominated film The Great Debaters (2007).