Actress most famous for her role as Keisha on the TBS series Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse. On the big screen, she has been seen in films like Bamboozled, Restraining Order, and My Girlfriend's Back.
She was born in Livingston, New Jersey and won a drama competition at age 10. Her prize included a trip to the set of The Cosby Show.
She was nominated for Best Supporting Actress in a Comedy at the 43rd NAACP Image Awards for her performance in Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse in 2011.
Her father is Reginald Haynes, who sang in the R&B group The Legendary Escorts. Her mother is Oona'o Haynes, who founded National Association of Black Journalists. She has a sister named Alethia Pierson.
She played the ex-girlfriend of Michael Jai White's character on Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse.