Terri J. Vaughn Movies and Career Information
Oct 16, 1969
Terri J. Vaughn (born October 16, 1969 ) is an American film and television actress. She is best known for her role as high school secretary Lovita Alizay Jenkins-Robinson on the WB sitcom The Steve Harvey Show. Vaughn also portrayed first-grade teacher Jonelle Abrahams on the UPN/CW sitcom All of Us. She grew up in San Francisco, California. She was married to Derrick Carolina and had a son, Daylen Ali (2001). She is currently married to football player Karon Riley, and on April 24, 2008 the couple gave birth to a boy, Kal'El Joseph Riley. Vaughn established the non-profit "Take Wings Foundation," which provides scholarships, mentoring and job training opportunities for young women living in public housing in the San Francisco Bay Area. Terri has appeared in films like Friday (film) and Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood. She also was a regular on the sitcom All of Us. She currently is a regular on Tyler Perry's television sitcom Meet The Browns.