Comedian, actress, writer, and dancer who has been in various television and comedy shows. She is best known for playing Jackie on OWN's If Loving You Is Wrong , Tiffany on BET's Real Husbands of Hollywood , and Nekeisha on NBC's The Carmichael Show .
At the age of 13, her mother was in a car accident that triggered her schizophrenia and she and her siblings were placed into foster care. Still troubled, she was given an ultimatum by her social worker to either go to therapy or Laugh Factory Comedy Camp, choosing the latter.
She is a regularly performing comedian at Guy Torry 's Phat Tuesdays at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.
She is the oldest of five siblings, whom she often took care of and raised while her mother was at work. Her heritage is Ethiopian Jewish and Eritrean.
She stars alongside comedian and actor Jerrod Carmichael in The Carmichael Show.