Nicole Ari Parker

Nicole Ari Parker

  • Highest Rated: 93% Boogie Nights (1997)
  • Lowest Rated: 1% Disaster Movie (2008)
  • Birthday: Oct 7, 1970
  • Birthplace: Baltimore, Maryland, USA
  • A graduate of the Tisch School for the Performing Arts as well as a published poet, Nicole Ari Parker began acting in small-stage productions in Harlem before landing her film debut in The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love (1995). She would go on to appear in other independent features, such as The End of Violence, Boogie Nights, and 200 Cigarettes. She also began working in television, starring in a Rosie Perez-produced episode of Subway Stories and getting a reoccurring role on The Cosby Show. In 2001, she gained two NAACP Image award nominations: one for her work in the feature film Remember the Titans, and the other for her role as the lawyer Teri on the Showtime original series Soul Food. Parker would go on to play another lawyer a year later in the romantic comedy Brown Sugar, with Taye Diggs. In the years to come, Parker would find ongoing success with movies like Black Dynamite and Pastor Brown and tje TV series The Deep End.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

18% How It Ends Actor 2018
No Score Yet Downsized Ebony 2017
50% Almost Christmas Sonya $41.8M 2016
20% Repentance Sophie $1.2M 2014
No Score Yet 35 And Ticking Zenobia $0.2M 2011
41% Imagine That Trish $16.1M 2009
No Score Yet Pastor Brown Actor 2009
1% Disaster Movie Enchanted Princess/Amy Winehouse/Jessica Simpson $14.2M 2008
23% Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins Lucinda $42.2M 2008
2% Meet the Spartans Britiney Spears/Paris Hilton/Paula Abdul/Ellen $38.3M 2008
2% King's Ransom Angela Drake $4M 2005
66% Brown Sugar Reese $27.2M 2002
73% Remember the Titans Carol Boone $114.3M 2000
No Score Yet The Loretta Claiborne Story Christine Claiborne 2000
No Score Yet Dancing in September Tomasina Crawford 2000
65% A Map of the World Sherry 1999
33% Loving Jezebel Frances 1999
36% Blue Streak Melissa 1999
No Score Yet John Sandford's Mind Prey Weather Karkinnon 1999
10% Harlem Aria Clarisse 1999
29% 200 Cigarettes Bridget 1999
69% Hard Core Logo Journalist 1998
No Score Yet Exiled (Exiled: A Law & Order Movie) Georgann Taylor 1998
43% Adventures of Sebastian Cole Actor 1998
93% Boogie Nights Becky Barnett 1997
29% The End of Violence Kenya 1997
32% Excess Baggage Waitress at Knotty Pines 1997
No Score Yet Spark Nina 1997
No Score Yet Rebound: The Legend of Earl the Goat Manigault Wanda 1996
70% The Incredibly True Adventure of Two Girls in Love Evie Roy 1995
No Score Yet The Halfback Of Notre Dame Darla 1995

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

No Score Yet Star
2016
Giselle Simms
  • 2019
99% Younger
2015
Guest
  • 2019
No Score Yet Celebrity Family Feud
2015
Appearing
  • 2019
  • 2015
84% Empire
2015
Giselle Sims-Barker Giselle
  • 2018
  • 2017
No Score Yet The Wendy Williams Show
2008
Guest
  • 2018
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2012
67% Time After Time
2017
Vanessa Anders
  • 2017
No Score Yet The Dr. Oz Show
2009
Guest
  • 2016
9% Rosewood
2015-2017
Kat Crawford Dr. Kat Crawford Kat
  • 2016
  • 2015
No Score Yet Murder in the First
2014-2016
Jacqueline Perez
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
No Score Yet The Chew
2011-2018
Guest
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
No Score Yet Real Husbands of Hollywood
2013-2016
  • 2015
No Score Yet Hot in Cleveland
2010-2015
Jessica
  • 2014
67% Revolution
2012-2014
Justine Allenford
  • 2013
  • 2012
No Score Yet Trust Us With Your Life
2012
Performer
  • 2012
7% The Deep End
2010
Susan Oppenheim Susan Oppenheimer
  • 2010
No Score Yet The Mo'Nique Show
2009-2011
Guest
  • 2009
No Score Yet MADtv
1995-2009
Performer
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
  • 2003
No Score Yet Second Time Around
2004-2005
Ryan Muse
  • 2005
  • 2004
No Score Yet All of Us
2003-2007
Traci
  • 2004
No Score Yet Soul Food
2000-2004
Teri
  • 2004
  • 2003
  • 2002
  • 2001
  • 2000
No Score Yet CSI: Crime Scene Investigation
2000-2015
Lillie Parker Lillie Ivers
  • 2002

QUOTES FROM Nicole Ari Parker CHARACTERS

Carol Boone
I don't scratch my head unless it itches and I don't dance unless I hear some music. I will not be intimidated. That's just the way it is.