||This biographical article needs additional citations for verification. (March 2013)|
Brown in 2007
April 10, 1960 |
Frankfurt, West Germany
|Spouse(s)||Mykelti Williamson (1983-1985) (divorced)
James Okonkwo (2 children)
Life and career
Brown was born in Frankfurt, West Germany and raised in Livonia, Michigan, United States. Her family eventually moved to California where she graduated from Santa Monica High School. She played Detective Trudy Joplin on Miami Vice and Vanessa Hargraves on Designing Women. Olivia also played Patricia Hamilton (recurring), on 7th Heaven, and Barbara Lee (recurring), on Moesha. Brown has acted in several films, including Throw Momma from the Train, 48 Hrs., All Tied Up, and Streets of Fire.
She guest starred in multiple episodes of Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman as a psychic named Starr.
|This article about a United States film and television actor or actress born in the 1960s is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|