Jones, Tamala 1974–

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Jones, Tamala 1974–


Full name, Tamala R. Jones; born November 12, 1974, in Pasadena, CA.

Addresses: Agent—Barry McPherson, Agency for the Performing Arts, 405 South Beverly Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90212. Manager—Danielle Allman–Del, Allman/Rea Management, 141 Barrington, Suite E, Los Angeles, CA 90049.

Career: Actress. Appeared in television commercials, beginning as a teenager. Also worked as a sandwichmaker.


Film Appearances:

Anna's great grandmother, How to Make an American Quilt, Universal, 1995.

Nikki, Booty Call, Columbia, 1997.

Cindi, Can't Hardly Wait, Columbia, 1998.

Janiece, Blue Streak (also known as Der Diamanten–Cop), Columbia, 1999.

Tanya, The Wood, Paramount, 1999.

D'Wana, Next Friday, New Line Cinema, 2000.

Kia, Turn It Up, New Line Cinema, 2000.

Laura Leeton, How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog (also known as Mad Dogs and Englishmen), Artistic License, 2000.

Theresa, The Ladies Man (also known as The Ladies' Man), Paramount, 2000.

Jackie, On the Line, Miramax, 2001.

Nadine, Kingdom Come, Twentieth Century–Fox, 2001.

Sheila West, The Brothers, Screen Gems, 2001.

Tracey Johnson (some sources cite Tracey Edwards), Two Can Play That Game, Screen Gems, 2001.

Lisa Clark, Head of State, DreamWorks, 2003.

Clorie, Nora's Hair Salon, DEJ Productions, 2004.

Margaret Wright, Long Distance, Image Entertainment, 2005.

Chapter leader Renee, Show Stoppers, B–Luv Productions, 2006.

Tory Adams, Confessions (also known as Confessions of a Call Girl), Codeblack Entertainment, 2007.

Katherine, What Love Is, Big Sky Motion Pictures, 2007.

Shannon, Who's Your Caddy?, Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer, 2007.

Kim Hinton, Daddy Day Camp, TriStar, 2007.

Herself, Angels Can't Help but Laugh (documentary), Nina Holiday Entertainment, 2007.

Keisha, American Dream, Mike Jones American Dream, 2008.

Nikki, The Hustle, 2008.

Mrs. Watson, Who's Deal?, Select Media Productions, 2008.

Film Work:

Coproducer, Nora's Hair Salon, DEJ Productions, 2004.

Television Appearances; Series:

Callie Timmons, Dangerous Minds, ABC, 1996–97.

Tina, a recurring role, Veronica's Closet, NBC, between 1997 and 1999.

Bobbi Seawright Ellis, For Your Love, NBC, 1998, The WB, 1998–2002.

Tonya Washington, a recurring role, One on One, UPN, between 2001 and 2005.

Alicia Mitchell, a recurring role, The Tracy Morgan Show, NBC, 2003–2004.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Lucille, Little Richard (also known as The Little Richard Story), NBC, 2000.

Star, Nadine in Date Land, Oxygen Network, 2005.

Television Appearances; Pilots:

Bobbi Seawright Ellis, For Your Love, NBC, 1998, The WB, 1998.

Tonya Washington, One on One, UPN, 2001.

Julia, Couples, ABC, 2002.

Stevie Ridge, Flirt, CW Network, 2006.

Sharon Harvey, Protect and Serve, CBS, 2007.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Joanie Robbins, "The Birthday Party," ER, NBC, 1994.

Joanie Robbins, "Motherhood," ER (also known as Emergency Room), NBC, 1995.

Tiffany, "Not, I Barbecue," The Fresh Prince of Bel–Air, NBC, 1995.

Wanda, "Shawn Takes a New Stand," The Wayans Bros., The WB, 1995.

"Scared Straight," The Wayans Bros., The WB, 1995.

Yvonne, "The Bully Pulpit," The Parent Hood, The WB, 1995.

Nia, "The Brotherhood," JAG (also known as JAG: Judge Advocate General), NBC, 1996.

Voice, "Das Sub," Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man (animated), USA Network, 1997.

Caroline, "Two Men and a Baby," Malcolm & Eddie, UPN, 1998.

Lashonda, "Dress for Success," City of Angels, CBS, 2000.

Joanie Robbins, "Four Corners," ER, NBC, 2001.

"Scene Stealers Edition," The Weakest Link, NBC, 2001.

The Test, FX Network, 2001.

"Surf's Up, Thumbs Down," Rendez–View, syndicated, 2002.

"Head of State," HBO First Look, HBO, 2003.

The Sharon Osbourne Show (also known as Sharon), syndicated, 2004.

The Wayne Brady Show, syndicated, 2004.

Jimmy Kimmel Live!, ABC, 2004.

Dr. Laura Mason, Listen Up, CBS, c. 2004.

Terri, "Bosom Buddies," Love, Inc., UPN, 2005.

Amy Wright, "Drowned Lives," Ghost Whisperer, CBS, 2006.

Katie Watson (some sources cite Katie Eicher), "Going, Going, Gone," CSI: Miami, CBS, 2006.

Claire, "The Disaster Show," Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip, NBC, 2007.

Liberty Washington, "Blow," My Name Is Earl, NBC, 2007.

Liberty Washington, "Randy in Charge of Our Days and Our Nights," My Name Is Earl, NBC, 2007.

Liberty Washington, "Midnight Bun," My Name Is Earl, NBC, 2007.

Also appeared in episodes of California Dreams, NBC; and On Our Own, ABC.

Television Appearances; Awards Presentations:

The 14th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Awards, syndicated, 1999.

Presenter, The Source Hip–hop Music Awards 2001, UPN, 2001.

Presenter, 9th Annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards, The WB, 2003.

The 18th Annual Soul Train Music Awards, The WB, 2004.

Television Appearances; Other:

Cedric the Coach, 2001.

Christmas in Rockefeller Center (special), NBC, 2003.

The 6th Annual Sears Soul Train Christmas Starfest (special), UPN, 2003.



Herself, Katt Williams: American Hustle, Salient Media, 2007.

Appeared in the music videos "Gravel Pit" by Wu Tang Clan; "No Love" by Kevon Edmonds, 2000; and "Girls, Girls, Girls," Jay–Z, 2001.