Teyonah Parris

Teyonah Parris

  • Born on
    • September 22nd, 1987
Teyonah Parris (born September 22, 1987) is an American actress. She began her career playing a recurring role as Dawn Chambers in the AMC drama series, Mad Men, before landing her breakthrough role in the 2014 independent film Dear White People. In 2015, Parris starred in the satirical drama film Chi-Raq directed by Spike Lee.


Acting (13 Credits)

2022The Marvels as Monica Rambeau / Spectrum
2021Candyman as Brianna Cartwright
2021WandaVision as Monica Rambeau / Geraldine
2020Charm City Kings as Mouse’s Mom
2020The Photograph as Asia
2019Point Blank as Taryn
2018If Beale Street Could Talk as Ernestine Rivers
2015Chi-Raq as Lysistrata
2015Five Nights in Maine as Penelope
2014Dear White People as Colandrea Conners
2014They Came Together as Wanda
2014Survivor's Remorse as Missy Vaughn
2010How Do You Know as Riva


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