Portrayed Pamela James on FOX's sitcom Martin as well as Chris's headstrong, assertive mother on Everybody Hates Chris. She later starred on VH1's Daytime Divas and began playing Tina Butler in ABC's The Neighborhood.
She appeared on the TV series One on One.
She had a daughter named Alijah Kai Haggins with music producer Carvin Haggins. She later married basketball assistant coach DaRico Hines.