Maia Campbell

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Maia Campbell
Born Maia Chinassa Campbell
(1976-11-26) November 26, 1976 (age 37)
Takoma Park, Maryland, U.S.
Occupation Actress, Model
Years active 1993–present
Spouse(s) Elias Gutierrez (m. 1998-2002; 1 child)

Maia Chinassa Campbell (born November 26, 1976 in Takoma Park, Maryland) is an American film, television actress and model. She is best known for her role as Nicole on the 1994 FOX comedy-drama series South Central and her portrayal of Tiffany Warren in the NBC/UPN sitcom In the House for three seasons (1995-1998).

Early life and Career[edit]

Born in Takoma Park, Maryland, Campbell is the daughter of author Bebe Moore Campbell and Tiko Campbell, an architect and author from Washington, D.C.[1][2] Although Campbell has become best known for her role as the witty adolescent daughter on the series In the House, she has been frequently seen on television. She was featured in a regular role as Nicole in the short-lived Fox series South Central, portraying Larenz Tate's girlfriend, and also had a guest role in Thea. She also had a minor role in John Singleton's Poetic Justice, with Janet Jackson, playing the role of Lucky's (played by Tupac Shakur) cousin in Oakland. Campbell also hosted the young adult magazine show Twenty-four/Seven in 1995.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1993 Poetic Justice Shante
1993 Thea Alison Episode: "Dirty Laundry"
1994 South Central Nicole 5 episodes
1995 to 1998 In the House Tiffany Warren 76 episodes
1996 to 1997 Beverly Hills, 90210 Mariah Murphy 2 episodes
1997 Moesha Tammy Episode: "Double Date"
1998 Kinfolks Lissa Alternative title: Parental Guidance
1998 Sister, Sister Shayla Episode: "The Grass Is Always Finer"
1999 Trippin' Cinny Hawkins
2000 Seventeen Again Ashley
2001 The Luau Shyann
2002 The Trial Tracy
2003 With or Without You Teresa
2004 Sweet Potato Pie Kadja Direct-to-DVD release
2005 Friends and Lovers Lisa Direct-to-DVD release
2005 Envy
2007 Sorority Sister Slaughter Rose
2012 Iyanla: Fix My Life Herself Season 1, Episode 12: "Fix My Celebrity Life"

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Title of work Result
1996 Young Artist Award Best Performance by a Young Actress – TV Comedy Series In the House Nominated

References[edit]

  1. ^ Concepcion, Mariel (2006-11-28). "Journalist Bebe Moore Campbell Dies". vibe.com. Retrieved 2008-08-06. 
  2. ^ Fox, Margalit (2006-11-28). "Bebe Moore Campbell, Novelist of Black Lives, Dies at 56". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-08-06. 

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