Lela Rochon
American actor
Lela Rochon
Lela Rochon is an American actress who is best known for her role as Robin Stokes in the movie Waiting to Exhale. In 1996, Lela was chosen by People (USA) magazine as one of the "50 most beautiful people in the world".
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10 Hot Women In Kung Fu Movies - Screen Junkies
Google News - over 5 years
Lela Rochon. She was named "50 Most Beautiful People" by People Magazine in 1996 and "10 Sexiest Women of the Year" by Black Men's Magazine in 2000. This hot actress starred in the Kung Fu movie with Jean-Claude Van Damme in "Knock Off." Monica
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Bio: Valentine, Diann - AllYourTV.com
Google News - over 5 years
The incredibly sought-after and admired Valentine is the creative genius behind the jaw dropping weddings of Usher, Toni Braxton, Kelis, Lela Rochon, and Boyz II Men crooner Shawn Stockman just to name a few. Born in Oakland, California to a contractor
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IL TELECOMANDO, LA GUIDA TV DI DM: 6 LUGLIO 2011. ULTIMA PUNTATA PER I LICEALI 3 - DavideMaggio.it
Google News - over 5 years
Una teenager alla Casa Bianca (First Daughter) è un film a colori di genere commedia, romantico della durata di 104 min. diretto da Forest Whitaker e interpretato da Katie Holmes, Marc Blucas, Michael Keaton, Amerie Rogers, Margaret Colin, Lela Rochon
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Whitney Houston Returning To Film After 15 Years - National Ledger
Google News - almost 6 years
Loretta Devine, Lela Rochon, Whitney, Forest. Forest is working on the script now." Meanwhile, it was recently revealed 1992 hit movie 'The Bodyguard', which starred Whitney and Kevin Costner and took $411 million at the worldwide box office,
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Prince Has Special Guests At Recent Show - RTT News
Google News - almost 6 years
Her co-star Angela Bassett broke the news during a recent interview on CBS' daytime show The Talk. "It's preliminary, but it's going to happen . . . Loretta [Devine], Lela [Rochon], Whitney, Forest [Whitaker]. Forest is working on the script now," she
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Whitney Houston promete voltar ao grande ecrã - Expresso
Google News - almost 6 years
O filme é uma sequela do hit de bilheteiras "Waiting to Exhale" (1995), no qual Houston (Savannah) contracenou com outras três mulheres: Bernardine, Gloria e Robin, interpretadas por Ângela Basset, Loretta Devine e Lela Rochon. A história mostra-nos a
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Whitney Houston wraca do filmu i... na odwyk - TVP
Google News - almost 6 years
W kontynuacji „Czekając na miłość” mają pojawić się też znane z poprzedniej części Angela Basset, Loretta Devine i Lela Rochon. Jak zdradziła Basset, reżyser filmu, Forest Whitaker, obecnie dopracowuje razem ze scenarzystką Terry McMillan fabułę
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Angela Bassett to star with whitney houston in 'Waiting to Exhale' Sequel - Online Journal
Google News - almost 6 years
The movie was based on the same named novel released in 1992, directed by Forest Whitaker and also starring Loretta Divine and Lela Rochon. The 47-year-old Bassett spoke about the sequel in an interview, saying, "It's preliminary, but it's going to ... - -
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Angela Bassett Says Forest Whitaker To Write & Direct 'Waiting To Exhale' Sequel - Indie Wire (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
Way back in 1995, “Waiting to Exhale,” directed by Forest Whitaker and starring Whitney Houston, Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine, Lela Rochon, Dennis Haysbert and Gregory Hines, told the story of four black women dealing with their relationships and men
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Pictures: Angela Bassett Is Radiant at 'Jumping the Broom' Premiere - Zimbio
Google News - almost 6 years
Diamond jewels and a crystal-encrusted clutch added extra sparkle to her ensemble. In other Angela Bassett news, she has just confirmed that she, Whitney Houston, Loretta Devine and Lela Rochon on a sequel for Waiting to Exhale. We can't wait!
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Drug Wars Movies From The 90's - Screen Junkies
Google News - almost 6 years
"Gang Related" stars James Belushi, Kool Moe Dee, Dennis Quaid, James Earl Jones, Lela Rochon, and Tupac Shakur (in what would turn out to be his last movie). Two cops kill an undercover DEA agent over drugs, and frantically try to cover their tracks
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MOVIE REVIEW | 'BLOOD DONE SIGN MY NAME'; A Town Torn Asunder By Racial Killing in '70
NYTimes - about 7 years
Jeb Stuart's ''Blood Done Sign My Name'' scrupulously examines a page from the recent history of the South -- a racially charged murder that took place in Oxford, N.C., in 1970. The details of the case resemble those of many similar events that took place across the region at the height of the civil rights movement. A black man, Henry Marrow, was
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FILM REVIEW; One of the Lessons of College Is Being a Proper Daughter
NYTimes - over 12 years
It takes a little over an hour for ''First Daughter,'' a wish-fulfillment fantasy about the only child of an American president, to go from deeply weird to full-blown subversive. At that point, the title character, a blank slate named Samantha Mackenzie (Katie Holmes), has moved from the White House to college, where she has encountered the typical
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TELEVISION REVIEW; The Good Guys Are Gals, The Bad Ones, Doofuses
NYTimes - about 16 years
It's a shrewd way to introduce a police show on a cable channel that bills itself as ''Television for Women'': with a baby shower. The scene is a popular waterside restaurant in San Francisco. A half-dozen or so women are having a good time around a table as a pregnant co-worker opens gifts. Nearby at the bar a boisterous bachelor party is under
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MOVIE GUIDE
NYTimes - over 18 years
Here is a selective listing by critics of The Times of new or noteworthy movies and film series playing this weekend in New York City. * denotes a highly recommended film or series. Ratings and running times are in parentheses. An index of reviews of films opening today appears on page 14. Now Playing ''THE AVENGERS,'' starring Uma Thurman, Ralph
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FILM REVIEW; Bombs, Fraud and Fashion Victims
NYTimes - over 18 years
Was a film ever more appropriately titled than ''Knock Off?'' This latest Jean Claude Van Damme vehicle, which ostensibly takes its name from the cheap imitations of brand-name clothing and other goods manufactured in Hong Kong, is actually one itself. With standard-issue villains like former K.G.B. agents working for the Russian Mafia and C.I.A.
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Movie Guide
NYTimes - over 18 years
Here is a selective listing by critics of The Times of new or noteworthy movies and film series playing this weekend in New York City. * denotes a highly recommended film or series. Ratings and running times are in parentheses. An index of reviews of films opening today appears on page 8. Now Playing ''ARMAGEDDON,'' starring Bruce Willis, Ben
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FILM; A 50's Question Reconsidered
NYTimes - over 18 years
WITH jowls, deep lines around her mouth and about 30 extra pounds, Halle Berry doesn't look like the Halle Berry we've come to know. Still, on this sound stage in February, she moves regally, like a star, which is exactly what she's playing: Zola Taylor, the flashy singer for the Platters, at the age of 48. What's most important about this scene,
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Lela Rochon
    THIRTIES
  • 2004
    Age 39
    In 2004 she starred in First Daughter with Katie Holmes, and Brooklyn's Finest in 2009.
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  • 2002
    Age 37
    After a miscarriage, daughter Asia Rochon Fuqua was born on July 28, 2002, followed by son Brando in May 2004.
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  • 2001
    Age 36
    She also had a role of the TV series The Division in 2001
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  • 1998
    Age 33
    In 1998, she and director Antoine Fuqua were engaged and they married on April 9, 1999.
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  • 1996
    Age 31
    In 1996 she starred opposite Timothy Hutton in the Showtime movie Mr. and Mrs. Loving and received a Cable Ace nomination for Best Actress.
    More Details Hide Details She has since done many other films including Any Given Sunday, The Chamber, Gang Related with Tupac Shakur and Jim Belushi, and Why Do Fools Fall in Love, Knock Off, and The Big Hit as love interest to Mark Wahlberg.
  • 1995
    Age 30
    Her biggest break came in 1995 when she landed one of the lead roles in the adaptation of the Terry McMillan novel and highly successful film Waiting to Exhale in which she played the character "Robin", for which she was nominated for a MTV Movie Award, "Best Breakthrough Performance".
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1989
    Age 24
    She had many small roles in television shows and made her film debut in 1989 when she starred opposite Eddie Murphy in Harlem Nights as the memorable "Sunshine" and later again with Murphy in the successful romantic comedy Boomerang.
    More Details Hide Details Rochon starred for the first season of The Wayans Bros. television series.
  • 1985
    Age 20
    She also appeared in the 1985 TV film, A Bunny's Tale (starring Kirstie Alley and Delta Burke) based on Gloria Steinem's experiences as a Playboy Bunny; and appeared as the love interest of Gerald Levert in the video for "My Forever Love" by Levert, and on Luther Vandross's "It's Over Now" video.
    More Details Hide Details She also appeared in the music video for Lionel Richie's single "All Night Long (All Night)" as well as in Al B. Sure's video for the song "Natalie".
  • TEENAGE
  • 1984
    Age 19
    From 1984–1986, she was married to dancer Adolfo Quinones.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1964
    Born
    Born on April 17, 1964.
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