American film and television actress who became known for her roles in Less Than Perfect and 30 Rock. She also voiced the character Florrie the Lioness in Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa and played Cori in the 2016 film Ride Along 2. In 2019, she began starring in the Netflix series Mr. Iglesias.
She performed stand-up comedy and worked as a legal secretary.
She had her own series, Sherri, which ran for 13 episodes on Lifetime in 2009. She appeared as the penguin on season two of the reality show The Masked Singer.
She married Lamar Sally in 2010, and the couple filed for divorce in 2014. In 2014, she welcomed a child through a surrogate mother.
She acted in the Academy Award-winning film Precious with Paula Patton.