Danielle Brooks

Danielle Brooks


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 17-09-1989
  • Gender: Female
  • Place of Birth: Augusta, Georgia, USA
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Danielle Brooks is an American stage, film and television actress, best known for playing Tasha 'Taystee' Jefferson in the Netflix Emmy-nominated series Orange is the New Black. She's a graduate of The Juilliard School, Manhattan, New York City, Ney York, USA.




Year Movie Character
2015 The Same Difference
2017 Straight/Curve: Redefining Body Image as Herself
2019 The Public's Much Ado About Nothing as Beatrice
1970 Robin Roberts Presents: The Mahalia Jackson Story as Mahalia Jackson
2016 I Dream Too Much as Abbey
2019 The Day Shall Come as Venus Al Shabaz
2018 Sadie as Carla
2014 Time Out of Mind as Receptionist
2019 Clemency as Evette Wilkinson
2020 Eat Wheaties!
1970 All the Little Things We Kill as Claire Soto
2020 Sarah Cooper: Everything's Fine as Jordana Bachman
2008 Fireproof as Young Catherine (voice)
2016 The Angry Birds Movie as Olive Blue / Monica the Crossing Guard (voice)
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2013 Orange Is the New Black (91 episode) as Tasha 'Taystee' Jefferson
2017 Rapunzel's Tangled Adventure (1 episode) as Ruthless Ruth
2015 Lip Sync Battle (1 episode)
2020 Close Enough (31 episode) as Pearle Watson (voice)
1970 Peacemaker (8 episode) as Leota Adebayo
2015 Master of None (2 episode) as Shannon

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