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DeWanda Wise BiographyDeWanda Wise is an American television personality and actress. She is well known for her work in an American comedy-drama series She's Gotta Have It in the role of Nola Darling since 2017. According to DeWanda Wise biography, her birth name is DeWanda Jackson. Wise is of American nationality and belongs to African-American ethnicity.
BirthDeWanda Wise date of birth or birthday is on 30th May 1984 in Jessup, Maryland, in the United States of America. Currently, she resides in Pasadena, California. She is the daughter of John Jackson and Margie Wise. She did her had the good childhood as her parents got separated during her childhood. She was raised in various places of the United States including Woodlawn, Laurel, and Baltimore. At present, Dewanda Wise age is of 33 years old.
Education and Early CareerWhile studying at the high school, she wanted to become a therapist but later she studied AP Psychology. She began acting at Atholton High School where her high school theatre director Nathan Rosen offered her a role in a production en lieu of detention. In the year 2006, she completed her graduate degree majoring in fine arts in drama and urban studies at the Tisch School of Arts in New York University. She was also trained at the Atlantic Theatre Company Acting School. During his undergraduate years, she served as a resident assistant and a stocker at Trader Joe's.
CareerWise began her career in the field of acting since 2006. She debuted with the short film Super Powers as Mrs. Elliot. In the same year, she worked in another short film Who's Calling in Val. The year 2007 was very fruitful for her as she got an opportunity to perform in five films including Pariah, Spinning into Butter, Soul Mates, African Booty Scratcher and Steam. Likewise, she acted in two films Us: A Love Story and Beyond Words in 2009, and Train and Pour aimer, the encore in 2010. Similarly, she was featured as the reporter in Smoking\No Smoking. Later, she got the role of G in Frisk, as Charlotte in Knucklehead and as Rochelle Marseilles in How to Tell You're a Douchebag in the year 2012, 2015 and 2016 respectively.
At present, she is working on an upcoming American romantic comedy Someone Great which is set to be released in 2019. Talking about her career in small screen, she has acted in around a dozen television shows. She began her professional in television in 2007 working for the police procedural TV drama series Law & Order: Criminal Intent. Some of her other television show includes One Life to Live, The Unusuals, The Good Wife, Boardwalk Empire, Firelight, The Mentalist, Underground and Shots Fired.