Karen Malina White

TV Actress

Birthday July 7, 1965

Birth Sign Cancer

Birthplace Philadelphia, PA

Age 58 years old

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Philadelphia native best known for her two-season role as Charmaine Brown on "The Cosby Show". She was nominated for a Young Artist Award for Best Young Actress for her role in the 1989 film "Lean On Me".

Before Fame

She graduated cum laude from Howard University.


She is also a voice actress who has voiced Dijonay Jones on the animated series "The Proud Family".

Family Life

She was in a seven-year relationship with "Cosby Show" actor Malcolm-Jamal Warner.

Associated With

She co-starred with Oscar-winner Morgan Freeman in "Lean on Me".