Annie Ilonzeh

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Annie Ilonzeh
Born Annette Ngosi Ilonzeh[1]
(1983-08-23) August 23, 1983 (age 31)
Grapevine, Texas, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2007–present

Annette Ngosi "Annie" Ilonzeh (born August 23, 1983) is an American actress. She is known for her roles as Maya Ward on General Hospital and Kate Prince in the short-lived ABC reboot of Charlie's Angels.

Life and career[edit]

Ilonzeh was born in 1983 in Grapevine, Texas.[2] She was a student at the University of Texas at Arlington.[3] In 2007, she made her television debut in an episode of the CBS series How I Met Your Mother. She had bit roles in the movies He's Just Not That Into You, Miss March and Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief.[4]

In 2009-10, she appeared in three episodes of Melrose Place, and in 2010 she starred in two episodes of Entourage. From 2010 to 2011, she played the role Maya Ward on the ABC soap opera General Hospital.

In January 2011, Ilonzeh was announced as one of the "Angels" on the reboot of the television series Charlie's Angels.[5] The series was canceled in November 2011. In March 2012, it was announced that Ilonzeh would be on the upcoming pilot Arrow on The CW.[6]

In September 2013, Ilonzeh was announced as an upcoming guest star (as the character Beth) in the second season of Beauty & the Beast on The CW.[7]

Filmography[edit]

Film
Year Title Role Notes
2009 He's Just Not That into You Hot Girl
2009 Miss March Beautiful Girl #2
2009 Not Necessary Whitley Short film
2010 Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief Aphrodite Girl
2010 Frenemies Shop Girl
2013 Killer Reality Hayley Vance[8]
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2007 How I Met Your Mother Becky Episode: "The Yips" (season 3: episode 10)
2008 Do Not Disturb Episode: "Pilot" (season 1: episode 1)
2009–2010 Melrose Place Natasha Episodes: "Nightingale" (season 1: episode 2)
"Sepulveda" (season 1: episode 17)
"Wilshire" (season 1: episode 18)
2010–2011 General Hospital Maya Ward Main cast, 79 episodes
2010–2011 Entourage Rachel Episodes: "Stunted" (season 7: episode 1)
"Dramedy" (season 7: episode 3)
"Out with a Bang" (season 8: episode 2)
2011 The Game Anthea Episode: "A Very Special Episode" (season 4: episode 9)
2011 Charlie's Angels Kate Prince Main cast, 8 episodes
2012–2014 Arrow Joanna De La Vega Recurring role, 8 episodes
2012–2013 Switched at Birth Lana Recurring role, 8 episodes
2013 Diary of a Champion Ciara Tryce Web series, 2 episodes
2013 Drop Dead Diva Nicole Recurring role, 7 episodes
2013–2014 Beauty & the Beast Beth Bowman Episodes: "Reunion" (season 2, episode 5)
"Operation Fake Date" (season 2, episode 21)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Texas Births, 1926-1995, Annette Ngosi Ilonzeh
  2. ^ "Annie Ilonzeh Bio". Soapoperadigest.com. Retrieved February 17, 2012. 
  3. ^ "Annie Ilonzeh bio". Generalhospital.about.com. August 23, 1983. Retrieved February 17, 2012. 
  4. ^ Filmography by type for Annie Ilonzeh
  5. ^ "First Charlie's Angel cast". Celebla.com. January 21, 2011. 
  6. ^ Jeffery, Morgan (March 13, 2012). "'Arrow': CW superhero drama adds 'Charlie's Angels' star Annie Ilonzeh". Digital Spy. Retrieved March 27, 2012. 
  7. ^ Ross, Robyn (September 5, 2013). "Beauty and the Beast Scoop: Who Are Cat and Vincent's New Threats?". TV Guide. Retrieved September 6, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Killer Reality". myLifetime.com. Retrieved 2014-08-18. 

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