A native of Los Angeles, Rochon Fuqua made her feature debut opposite Eddie Murphy in Harlem Nights. Her impressive list of subsequent film credits includes Any Given Sunday; Boomerang with Murphy; The Chamber opposite Gene Hackman and Chris O'Donnell; The Big Hit as Mark Wahlberg's money-grabbing girlfriend; Why Do Fools Fall in Love, starring alongside Larenz Tate, Halle Berry and Vivica A. Fox; and Knock Off with Jean-Claude Van Damme.
Rochon Fuqua executive-produced and starred as the title character in Showtime's The Charlotte Austin Story; and starred in the Wonderful World of Disney special Ruby Bridges and in the Showtime event feature Mr. and Mrs. Loving, opposite Timothy Hutton, for which she received a CableACE nomination for Best Actress.
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Lela Rochon Facts
|Staples, Lela Rochon
|April 17, 1964 (59)
|Los Angeles, California, USA
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|Waiting to Exhale
|Any Given Sunday
|The Wayans Bros
|Why Do Fools Fall In Love