Dawnn Lewis

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Dawnn Jewel Lewis is an American actress, singer, voice actress and songwriter. Lewis is best known for her role as Jaleesa Vinson–Taylor on the NBC television sitcom A Different World from the series beginning in 1987 until the end of its fifth season in 1992, in addition to being on the show; Lewis co–wrote the theme song.

Dawnn Jewel Lewis is an American actress, singer, voice actress and songwriter. Lewis is best known for her role as Jaleesa Vinson–Taylor on the NBC television sitcom A Different World from the series beginning in 1987 until the end of its fifth season in 1992, in addition to being on the show; Lewis co–wrote the theme song.

Born

Sunday, 13 August 1961

Actress Filmography

Star Trek: Lower Decks Captain Freeman (voice) 2020
Carmen Sandiego: To Steal or Not to Steal Chief (voice) 2020
Cleopatra in Space Professor Kablax V (voice), Professor Klabrax V (voice) 2019
Carmen Sandiego Chief (voice), Chief 2019
Revival! Cleo 2018
Stretch Armstrong & the Flex Fighters Dr. Jones (voice) 2017
Spirit Riding Free Fannie Granger (voice) 2017
Bunyan and Babe Maybelle (voice) 2017
This Is Us Rosemary 2016
Apple & Onion Patty (voice), Patty / Cinnamon Bun (voice), Patty / Croissant (voice), Patty / Hot Tea (voice) 2016
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Star Trek: Lower Decks Captain Freeman (voice) 2020
Carmen Sandiego: To Steal or Not to Steal Chief (voice) 2020
Cleopatra in Space Professor Kablax V (voice), Professor Klabrax V (voice) 2019
Carmen Sandiego Chief (voice), Chief 2019
Revival! Cleo 2018
Stretch Armstrong & the Flex Fighters Dr. Jones (voice) 2017
Spirit Riding Free Fannie Granger (voice) 2017
Bunyan and Babe Maybelle (voice) 2017
This Is Us Rosemary 2016
Apple & Onion Patty (voice), Patty / Cinnamon Bun (voice), Patty / Croissant (voice), Patty / Hot Tea (voice) 2016
Stitchers Arlene Grant 2015
iZombie Mama Leone 2015
Megachurch Murder Lucille Williams 2015
Better Call Saul Judge 2015
Kirby Buckets Mayor 2014
Survivor's Remorse Vanessa Miller 2014
Unsung Hollywood Self 2014
A Lesson in Romance Diane 2014
The Divorce 2014
Turbo FAST Queen Bananica (voice) 2013
Rick and Morty Assimilated Alien #1 (voice) 2013
Tim and Eric's Bedtime Stories Agent 2013
Toy Story of Terror Delivery Lady (voice) 2013
Monsters University Additional Voices (voice) 2013
Second Chances Maria 2013
Sofia the First Helen Hanshaw (voice) 2013
Dino Time Additional Voices (voice) (as Dawn Lewis) 2012
Bravest Warriors Jeanette (voice) 2012
Oprah: Where Are They Now? Herself 2012
Jennifer Dr. Fox 2012
Major Crimes Patrice Perry 2012
Chasing LA Herself 2012
The Soul Man Erika 2012
Let It Shine Gail DeBarge 2012
Strange Frame: Love & Sax Malora (voice) 2012
Reed Between the Lines Trishelle 2011
Breaking In Janet Jenkins 2011
Sinbad: Where U Been? Herself 2010
Preacher's Kid Mya 2010
The Cleveland Show Brunette Woman / Hostess, Mrs. Bailey / Receptionist, Mrs. Bailey 2009
Glenn Martin DDS Nurse 2009
Regular Show Duck Lady 2009
Castle Yvonne 2009
Futurama: Into The Wild Green Yonder Womens' Prison Warden (voice) 2009
Unsung Self 2008
The Secret Life of the American Teenager Lauren's Mom 2008
The Life & Times of Tim The Boss' Wife, (voice) 2008
Futurama: Bender's Big Score LaBarbara Conrad (voice) 2007
Holly Hobbie and Friends: Secret Adventures Carolyn Baker (voice) 2007
Hell on Earth Amber / Jesse 2007
The Last Sentinel Angel - Tallis' Rifle (voice) 2007
Dreamgirls Melba Early 2006
Holly Hobbie and Friends: Christmas Wishes Carolyn Baker (voice) 2006
Handy Manny Tanya (voice) 2006
The Adventures of Brer Rabbit Mom (voice) 2006
Nick Jr. IDs (voice) 2006
The Boondocks Civil Rights Protester, Taeshawndretta Brown 2005
In the Cutz Herself 2005
Black in the 80s Herself 2005
Veronica Mars Marcia Langdon 2004
Medical Investigation Dr. Burton 2004
One Tree Hill Denise Fields 2003
Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure Bessie 2002
CSI: Miami Stacy McCann 2002
Ozzy & Drix Cilia Tyson 2002
Andy Richter Controls the Universe Jackie 2002
The Poof Point Marigold Ballard 2001
The Legend of Tarzan Naoh 2001
The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy Granny / Girl #2, Grim's Granny / Old Lady / Old Monster, Grim's Granny 2001
Nicolas 2001
Buzz Lightyear of Star Command Mary 2000
Static Shock Brickhouse (voice) 2000
Girlfriends Linda Dent 2000
Strong Medicine Detective Wright 2000
The 10th Kingdom Blabberwort the Troll, troll sibling 2000
The Wood Woman in Cleaners 1999
Futurama LaBarbara Conrad, Tank / Juiced-up Butterfly Fighter, Singer, Jackie Anderson, LaBarbara Conrad / Amana, LaBarbara Conrad / Queen Bee 1999
The Secret Files of the SpyDogs Additional Voices 1998
Any Day Now Gail Williams 1998
Bad Day on the Block Sandy Tierra 1997
King of the Hill Sharona Johnson 1997
The Cherokee Kid Stagecoach Mary, Love GAng 1996
Early Edition Gayle Clark 1996
Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm Sheeva 1995
The Incredible Hulk Agent Diana 1996
The Burning Zone Dr. Janice Rhodes 1996
Bruno the Kid 1996
The Jamie Foxx Show Dr. Kanella 1996
The Steve Harvey Show Alise Peyton 1996
Nash Bridges Winifred Holt 1996
The Faculty Mrs. Lowman 1996
C-Bear and Jamal 1996
Bruno the Kid: The Animated Movie Di Archer (voice) 1996
The Savage Dragon 1995
Sliders Dr. Natalie Sylvius 1995
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Princess Songe 1995
The Parent 'Hood Bernadette 1995
Spider-Man: The Animated Series Detective Terri Lee, Lt. Terri Lee 1994
Race to Freedom: The Underground Railroad Minnie 1994
NYPD Blue Jocelyn Barker 1993
Hangin' with Mr. Cooper Robin Dumars 1992
The Chuck Woolery Show Herself 1991
Dream On Rema Hort 1990
The Simpsons (voice), Carlotta Carlson (voice), Co-Pilot / Pat O'Brien's Waitress (voice), Hotshot lawyer (voice), Juvenile Court Bailiff (voice) 1989
The Pat Sajak Show Herself 1989
The Arsenio Hall Show Herself 1989
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka Cheryl 1988
A Different World Jaleesa Vinson, Jaleesa Vinson-Taylor, Jaleesa Vinson (credit only) 1987
Super Password Herself - Celebrity Contestant 1984
ABC Weekend Specials Temba's Sister 1977
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