Shanésia Davis-Williams

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Shanésia Davis-Williams
Born (1966-09-30) September 30, 1966 (age 53)
Other namesShanesia Davis or Shane Williams

Shanésia Davis-Williams (born September 30, 1966) is an actress. She is best known for her role as Marissa Clark on Early Edition.

Biography[edit]

Born in Detroit, Michigan, she was the youngest of seven children, and moved to Chicago, Illinois, where she received a bachelor's degree in acting from The Goodman School of Drama of DePaul University, where she currently teaches a performance workshop course. She also teaches at the University of Illinois at Chicago.[1]

She is well known for her role on the television series Early Edition (1996–2000), and her movie contributions include With Honors (1994) and The Weather Man (2005). Davis-Williams worked with a seeing eye dog and did research with the Chicago Guild of the Blind to prepare herself for her role on Early Edition.[1]

She is currently an Adjunct Lecturer in the Theater Department at the University of Illinois at Chicago.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Movies

TV Movies

  • Howard Beach: Making The Case For Murder (1989)

Television

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Biography for Shanesia Davis-Williams". IMDb.com.
  2. ^ http://www.uic.edu/htbin/ulist/az?dispatch=roster&style=uic&orgid=94433

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