Nicole Ari Parker

Nicole Ari Parker

actress, producer, additional crew

Nicole Ari Parker was born on Oct 07, 1970 in USA. Nicole Ari Parker's big-screen debut came with The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love directed by Maria Maggenti in 1995. Nicole Ari Parker is known for The Best Man: The Final Chapters directed by Malcolm D. Lee, Morris Chestnut stars as Lance Sullivan and Melissa De Sousa as Shelby Taylor. Nicole Ari Parker has got 2 awards and 11 nominations so far. The most recent award Nicole Ari Parker achieved is Urbanworld Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Nicole Ari Parker plays is A Snowy Day in Oakland which will be released on Mar 17, 2023.

Nicole Ari Parker Kodjoe is an American actress and model. She made her screen debut with a leading role in the critically acclaimed independent film The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love (1995) and went on to appear in Boogie Nights (1997), directed by Paul Thomas Anderson. Parker has starred in a number of movies, including Blue Streak (1999), Remember the Titans (2000), Brown Sugar (2002), Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins (2008), Black Dynamite (2009), and Almost Christmas (2016). On television, Parker played the leading role of attorney Teri Joseph (later Carter) in the Showtime drama series Soul Food (2000-04), for which she received five NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Drama Series nominations. She also starred in the short-lived UPN romantic comedy Second Time Around (2004-05) and the ABC drama Time After Time (2017). In 2017, she joined the cast of Fox's prime-time soap opera Empire playing Giselle Barker. She appears as a recurring character in Chicago P.D. as Deputy Superintendent Samantha Miller and in And Just Like That... as Lisa Todd Wexley.

  • Birthday

    Oct 07, 1970
  • Place of Birth

    Baltimore, Maryland, USA
  • Also known


Known For


2 wins & 11 nominations

Urbanworld Film Festival
For her outstanding body of work as an actress.
Winner - Special Award
Florida Film Critics Circle Awards
Best Ensemble Cast
Winner - FFCC Award

Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows