Imani Hakim

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Imani Hakim
Born (1993-08-12) August 12, 1993 (age 25)
Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 2005–present

Imani Hakim (born August 12, 1993)[2][3] is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Tonya Rock on the UPN/CW sitcom Everybody Hates Chris as well as portraying Olympic gold medalist Gabrielle Douglas in the 2014 Lifetime original movie The Gabby Douglas Story.

Early life[edit]

When she was seven, Imani studied acting at Karamu House Theater in Cleveland, Ohio. She also studied at Alexander's Workshop School in Lakewood, California and at The Young Actor's Space in Burbank, California.[4][5]


Television and film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2005–2009 Everybody Hates Chris Tonya Main role
2006 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Darcy Episode: "The Unusual Suspect"
2007 Reign Over Me Jocelyn Johnson Film
2008 The Replacements Tiffany Voice role; 2 episodes
2009 ER Anastasia Johnson 3 episodes
2009 Wizards of Waverly Place Jump Rope Girl Episode: "Marathoner Helper"
2014 The Gabby Douglas Story Gabby Douglas Television film
2015 Chocolate City Carmen Film
2016 Sharknado: The 4th Awakens Gabrielle Television film
2017 Chocolate City: Vegas Strip Carmen Direct-to-video film
2017 Sollers Point Cadance Film
2017 Burning Sands Rochon Film
2018 Down for Whatever Sonya Television film


  1. ^ "Showtimes, reviews, trailers, news and more - MSN Movies". 2017-08-10. Retrieved 2017-08-18. 
  2. ^ "Imani Hakim". Young Black Starz. Archived from the original on 2014-02-22. Retrieved 2017-08-18. 
  3. ^ "Imani Hakim - The Gabby Douglas Story Cast". Lifetime. A&E Television Networks. Retrieved 2017-12-17. 
  4. ^ "Imani Hakim". IN. Retrieved October 24, 2014. 
  5. ^ Imani Hakim cast bio on The CW, archived at The Wayback Machine

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