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American actress, comedian and director

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Paula Jai Parker is an American actress, comedian and director. In 1995, Parker has made her film debut in the F. Gary Gray urban comedy "Friday." In same year, she earned a Cable ACE Award for her role in the HBO anthology presentation, "Cosmic Slop." Later that year, Parker returned to television in the WB sitcom, "The Wayans Bros." opposite Shawn and Marlon Wayans. Throughout the 1990s, she appeared in several short-lived shows, including CBS sitcom "The Weird Al Show," and David E. Kelley's ABC comedy-drama, "Snoops."

During 1990s, Parker had supporting roles in a number of films. She has appeared in the 1995 horror anthology "Tales from the Hood," Spike Lee's Million Man March drama "Get on the Bus," the urban comedy "Sprung," Jada Pinkett Smith starring romantic comedy "Woo," the Frankie Lymon biography, "Why Do Fools Fall in Love." In the early 2000s, Parker co-starred in "30 Years to Life," "High Crimes," "Phone Booth," and "My Baby's Daddy." In 2004, she played the lesbian woman in the LGBT comedy-drama, "She Hate Me," and appeared as Ruth Brown in biographical film "Ray." Her breakthrough happened in the 2005 independent drama "Hustle & Flow" starring Terrence Howard. She later was cast opposite Howard in musical film "Idlewild."

From 2001 to 2005, Parker voiced the sophisticated matriarch Trudy Proud in the Disney Channel animated comedy series, "The Proud Family." She also voiced her role in the 2005 film "The Proud Family Movie." She also played the role of Billie Holiday on the episode of "Touched by an Angel" in 2000, and later guest starred on "The Shield," "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," "My Name Is Earl," and "The Mentalist." She co-starred in the 2007 thriller film "Cover" starring Aunjanue Ellis, and in later years worked in low-profile independent movies.

From 2013 to 2014, Parker had the recurring role in the HBO series, "True Blood" during the show's seventh and final season. In 2014, she was cast as one of five leads on the TV One reality series, "Hollywood Divas." In 2015, Parker was cast in the recurring roles on the Amazon drama "Hand of God," and Freeform series, "Recovery Road."

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Paula Jai Parker

American actress, comedian and director

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Paula Jai Parker Biography

Paula Jai Parker is an American actress, comedian and director. In 1995, Parker has made her film debut in the F. Gary Gray urban comedy "Friday." In same year, she earned a Cable ACE Award for her role in the HBO anthology presentation, "Cosmic Slop." Later that year, Parker returned to television in the WB sitcom, "The Wayans Bros." opposite Shawn and Marlon Wayans. Throughout the 1990s, she appeared in several short-lived shows, including CBS sitcom "The Weird Al Show," and David E. Kelley's ABC comedy-drama, "Snoops."

During 1990s, Parker had supporting roles in a number of films. She has appeared in the 1995 horror anthology "Tales from the Hood," Spike Lee's Million Man March drama "Get on the Bus," the urban comedy "Sprung," Jada Pinkett Smith starring romantic comedy "Woo," the Frankie Lymon biography, "Why Do Fools Fall in Love." In the early 2000s, Parker co-starred in "30 Years to Life," "High Crimes," "Phone Booth," and "My Baby's Daddy." In 2004, she played the lesbian woman in the LGBT comedy-drama, "She Hate Me," and appeared as Ruth Brown in biographical film "Ray." Her breakthrough happened in the 2005 independent drama "Hustle & Flow" starring Terrence Howard. She later was cast opposite Howard in musical film "Idlewild."

From 2001 to 2005, Parker voiced the sophisticated matriarch Trudy Proud in the Disney Channel animated comedy series, "The Proud Family." She also voiced her role in the 2005 film "The Proud Family Movie." She also played the role of Billie Holiday on the episode of "Touched by an Angel" in 2000, and later guest starred on "The Shield," "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation," "My Name Is Earl," and "The Mentalist." She co-starred in the 2007 thriller film "Cover" starring Aunjanue Ellis, and in later years worked in low-profile independent movies.

From 2013 to 2014, Parker had the recurring role in the HBO series, "True Blood" during the show's seventh and final season. In 2014, she was cast as one of five leads on the TV One reality series, "Hollywood Divas." In 2015, Parker was cast in the recurring roles on the Amazon drama "Hand of God," and Freeform series, "Recovery Road."

Paula Jai Parker Videos

  • Family Time: Paula Jai Parker - YouTube
  • Paula Jai Parker "Hollywood Divas" Premiere - YouTube
  • Friday- Scenes With Paula Jai Parker - YouTube

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  • How to book Paula Jai Parker?

    Our booking agents have successfully helped clients around the world secure talent like Paula Jai Parker for speaking engagements, personal appearances, product endorsements, or corporate entertainment for over 15 years. The team at All American Entertainment represents and listens to the needs of organizations and corporations seeking to hire keynote speakers, celebrities or entertainers. Fill out a booking request form for Paula Jai Parker, or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to discuss your upcoming event. One of our experienced agents will be happy to help you get pricing information and check availability for Paula Jai Parker or any other celebrity of your choice.
  • How much does it cost to book Paula Jai Parker?

    Booking fees for Paula Jai Parker, or any other speakers and celebrities, are determined based on a number of factors and may change without notice. Pricing often varies according to the circumstances, including the talent's schedule, market conditions, length of presentation, and the location of the event. Speaker fees listed on this website are intended to serve as a guideline only. In some cases, the actual quote may be above or below the stated range. For the most current fee to hire Paula Jai Parker, please fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536 to speak with an experienced booking agent.
  • Who is the agent for Paula Jai Parker?

    All American Entertainment has successfully secured celebrity talent like Paula Jai Parker for clients worldwide for more than 15 years. As a full-service talent booking agency, we have access to virtually any speaker or celebrity in the world. Our agents are happy and able to submit an offer to the speaker or celebrity of your choice, letting you benefit from our reputation and long-standing relationships in the industry. Fill out the booking request form or call our office at 1.800.698.2536, and one of our agents will assist you to book Paula Jai Parker for your next private or corporate function.
  • What is a full-service talent booking agency?

    All American Speakers is a "buyers agent" and exclusively represents talent buyers, meeting planners and event professionals, who are looking to secure celebrities and speakers for personal appearances, speaking engagements, corporate entertainment, public relations campaigns, commercials, or endorsements. We do not exclusively represent Paula Jai Parker or claim ourselves as the exclusive booking agency, business manager, publicist, speakers bureau or management for Paula Jai Parker or any other speaker or celebrity on this website. For more information on how we work and what makes us unique, please read the AAE Advantage.

Paula Jai Parker is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics . The estimated speaking fee range to book Paula Jai Parker for your event is available upon request. Paula Jai Parker generally travels from and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Arielle Vandenberg, Jess Hilarious, Diz White, Jenna Elfman and Brianna Baker. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Paula Jai Parker for an upcoming event.

Paula Jai Parker Speaker Videos

  • Family Time: Paula Jai Parker - YouTube
    Paula Jai Parker "Hollywood Divas" Premiere - YouTube
  • Friday- Scenes With Paula Jai Parker - YouTube

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