Actress, novelist, and TV and radio host known for her syndicated talkshow Rolonda, which she hosted from 1994 to 1997. She's worked as announcer for Divorce Court and Judge Joe Brown and published her first novel, Destiny Lingers, in 2016.
She studied English and theatre at Spelman College, where she worked on the school newspaper, before receiving a graduate degree in journalism from Columbia University.
Her numerous film and television credits include Days of Our Lives, The Bold and the Beautiful, Curious George, Return to Babylon, and 25 Hill.
She was born to Velma Gibson Watts and Roland Watts, both of whom worked at universities.
She appeared alongside Tia Mowry on half a dozen episodes of Sister, Sister in the late 1990s.