Nicki Micheaux

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Nicki Micheaux
Born 1971 (age 45–46)
Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Occupation Actress
Years active 1996–present

Nicki Micheaux (born c. 1971)[1] is an American actress, known for her role as Jennifer 'Jenn' Sutton in the ABC Family drama series Lincoln Heights (2007-2009), for which she received two NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series nominations.

Personal life[edit]

Micheaux was born in Detroit, Michigan to an army officer father.[1][2] She has been married for nine years and has two children. However, Micheaux keeps the identity of her husband a secret. "My husband is a comic book creator and makes superheroes, so he could never reveal his secret identity."[3]

Career[edit]

Micheaux began her career appearing in supporting film roles and playing guest starring parts on television shows include ER, Any Day Now, and City of Angels. From 2001 to 2002, she had the recurring role on the Showtime drama series Soul Food. She later had the recurring roles on HBO drama Six Feet Under as Karla Charles, and FX crime drama The Shield as Trish George. In film, Micheaux has appeared in Sweet Jane, Ringmaster (1998), The Trials of Cate McCall (2013), and The Pact 2 (2014). She also co-starred opposite Halle Berry in the 2005 television film Their Eyes Were Watching God.

From 2007 to 2009, Micheaux played Jennifer 'Jenn' Sutton in the ABC Family drama series Lincoln Heights. She received two NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series nominations for her role on series.[4] She also guest starred on Brothers & Sisters, Castle and The Mentalist. In 2016, Micheaux was cast in a recurring role in the TNT drama series Animal Kingdom playing detective Sandra Yates.[5]

Selected filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Nicki Micheaux Biography (1971?-)". Retrieved 1 May 2016. 
  2. ^ "Nicki Micheaux Biography". Retrieved 1 May 2016. 
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on February 22, 2009. Retrieved February 28, 2009. 
  4. ^ http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0584777/awards?ref_=nm_awd
  5. ^ Denise Petski. "'Animal Kingdom': Nicki Micheaux & Dorian Missick Join Cast - Deadline". Deadline. Retrieved 1 May 2016. 
  6. ^ Harvey, Dennis Film Review: ‘The Pact 2’ Variety. December 10, 2015
  7. ^ Lowe, Justin Film Review: ‘The Pact 2’ Hollywood Reporter. December 10, 2015

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