Kym Whitley

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Comedian • Actress

Birth Date: June 7, 1961

Age: 62 years old

Birth Place: Shaker Heights, Ohio

Comedian and actress Kym Whitley began her professional career in the early 1990s; her first breakthrough came in 1996 when she co-starred on the UPN sitcom "Sparks," starring James Avery as the head of a family law firm. In addition to recurring roles in the sitcoms "My Wife and Kids" and "The Parkers," she had a key role in the comedy sequel "Next Friday." Whitney's flamboyant personality led to a side career in animation, including regular parts in popular cartoon series such as "The Boondocks" and the blaxploitation homage "Black Dynamite." In 2012, she landed a key role on the short-lived network sitcom "Animal Practice."

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The Breakfast ClubStream

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Act Your Age

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2023

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2023
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The Wheel

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Access Daily With Mario & Kit

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Access Daily

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The DL Hughley Show

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Hollywood Game Night

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Raising Whitley

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Black DynamiteStream

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2 Broke GirlsStream

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Shirley
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2011

Let's Stay Together

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Charmaine
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Shavelle
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The Talk

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2010

School Pride

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Worst Cooks in AmericaStream

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Something Like a Business

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The Wanda Sykes Show

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The Mo'Nique Show

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The Cleveland ShowStream

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Auntie Momma
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The Brian McKnight Show

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The Dr. Oz Show

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Black Dynamite

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Group Sex

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The Doctors

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The Doctors

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The Hustle

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Standoff

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Love, Inc.

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Entertainment Tonight

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