Holly Robinson Peete

Born Sep 18, 1964

Holly Elizabeth Robinson Peete is an American actress and singer. She is perhaps best known for her roles as Judy Hoffs on the Fox TV police drama 21 Jump Street, Vanessa Russell on the ABC sitcom Hangin' with Mr. Cooper, and Dr. Malena Ellis on the NBC/WB sitcom For Your Love. After graduating from high school, Peete entered Sarah Lawrence College in New York. She majored in psychology and French, and can speak four languages.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Holly Robinson Peete.


1964 Birth Born on September 18, 1964.
1969 4 Years Old In 1969, she made her first TV appearance by playing a little girl named Sally on the very first episode of Sesame Street. … Read More


1990 25 Years Old She was featured in the video for the 1990 hit single "Whip Appeal" by Babyface as the sultry radio host at the beginning of the video.
1992 27 Years Old In 1992 she portrayed Diana Ross in The Jacksons: An American Dream. … Read More


1995 30 Years Old On June 10, 1995, Robinson married Rodney Peete, a National Football League quarterback. … Read More


2009 44 Years Old In 2009, she co-starred in the ABC comedy pilot, The Bridget Show. … Read More
Peete and her daughter Ryan Elizabeth co-wrote a children's book My Brother Charlie, which was released in March 2010.
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Robinson hosted the 42nd NAACP Image Awards, alongside Wayne Brady, on March 4, 2011. … Read More
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In September 2012, Nestle's Carnation Breakfast Essentials announced they had teamed up with Robinson, featuring her as the spokesperson for the brand.


2015 50 Years Old It was announced in March 2015 that Robinson and her family will be starring in a new reality series, entitled For Peete's Sake. … Read More
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