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Vivica A. Fox

Vivica A. Fox, 2005
Born Vivica Anjanetta Fox
July 30, 1964 (1964-07-30) (age 43)
South Bend, Indiana, U.S.
Official website

Vivica Anjanetta Fox (born July 30, 1964) is an African-American & Native-American actress. Image File history File linksMetadata Vivicafox. ... is the 211th day of the year (212th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... This article is about the city in Indiana, US. For other uses of the name South Bend, see South Bend (disambiguation). ... For other uses of terms redirecting here, see US (disambiguation), USA (disambiguation), and United States (disambiguation) Motto In God We Trust(since 1956) (From Many, One; Latin, traditional) Anthem The Star-Spangled Banner Capital Washington, D.C. Largest city New York City National language English (de facto)1 Demonym American... is the 211th day of the year (212th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Also Nintendo emulator: 1964 (emulator). ... Languages Predominantly American English Religions Protestantism (chiefly Baptist and Methodist); Roman Catholicism; Islam Related ethnic groups Sub-Saharan Africans and other African groups, some with Native American groups. ... A Sioux in traditional dress including war bonnet, about 1908 Native Americans â€“ also Indians, American Indians, First Nations, First Peoples, Indigenous Peoples of America, Aboriginal Peoples, Aboriginal Americans, Amerindians, Amerind, Native Canadians (or of other nations) â€“ are those peoples indigenous to the Americas, living there prior to European colonization. ...

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Biography

Early life

Fox, of African-American and Native American descent, [1] [2][3] was born in South Bend, Indiana, the daughter of Everlyena, a pharmaceutical technician, and William Fox, a private school administrator.[4] She is a graduate of Arlington High School in Indianapolis, Indiana and Golden West College with an Associate Art degree in Social Sciences. [1] Languages Predominantly American English Religions Protestantism (chiefly Baptist and Methodist); Roman Catholicism; Islam Related ethnic groups Sub-Saharan Africans and other African groups, some with Native American groups. ... This article is about the people indigenous to the United States and their history after European contact, chiefly in what is now the United States. ... This article is about the city in Indiana, US. For other uses of the name South Bend, see South Bend (disambiguation). ... Arlington High School is a comprehensive public high school located in Indianapolis, Indiana. ... Indianapolis redirects here. ... Golden West College or GWC, is a community college providing two-year associate of arts degrees, and lower-division classes transferable to other colleges and universities. ...


Personal life

In December 1998, Fox married singer Christopher Harvest (aka Sixx-Nine) whom she later divorced in June 2002. Fox's relationship with the rapper 50 Cent earned her playful nods from Missy Elliott in her song "I'm Really Hot", The Game in "Dreams", and from 50 Cent himself in "Get In My Car". She was also mentioned in Game's diss song 300 Bars and Runnin' which dissed 50 Cent. Divorce or dissolution of marriage is the ending of a marriage, which can be contrasted with an annulment which is a declaration that a marriage is void, though the effects of marriage may be recognized in such unions, such as spousal support, child custody and distribution of property. ... 50 cent redirects here. ... Missy Elliott (born Melissa Arnette Elliott July 1, 1971 in Portsmouth, Virginia), is a five-time Grammy Award-winning American rapper, singer, songwriter, and record producer. ... Jayceon Terell Taylor (born November 27, 1979 in Los Angeles,[1] California), better known by his stage name The Game, is a multi-platinum American rapper signed to Interscope Records. ... Dreams is the third official (fourth overall) single by rapper The Game, taken from his debut album, The Documentary. ... 50 cent redirects here. ... Jayceon Terell Taylor (born November 27, 1979 in Los Angeles,[1] California), better known by his stage name The Game, is a multi-platinum American rapper signed to Interscope Records. ... 300 Bars and Runnin is a song by West Coast hip hop artist, The Game, directed towards former labelmate 50 Cent and his group G-Unit. ...


On March 20, 2007, Fox was arrested for DUI.[5] At 10:57 PM on the 101 Freeway in the San Fernando Valley, Vivica reportedly passed a marked police car while going 80 mph. She was taken to Van Nuys jail where she submitted to two breathalyzer tests which were over the 0.08 legal limit according to California Highway Patrol (CHP) spokesman Leland Tang. is the 79th day of the year (80th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... DUI is a three letter acronym (or initialism) that may stand for: Driving under the influence (of alcohol and/or drugs) The term Driving While Intoxicated/DWI is also used Democratic Union for Integration — the largest ethnic Albanian party in Macedonia Data Use Identifier Data Use Institute Davis Unified Ignition... U.S. Highway 101, or U.S. Route 101 (U.S. 101), is a north-south highway that is aligned along the Pacific West Coast of the United States. ... San Fernando Valley from its southwestern edge. ... Van Nuys is a district within the city of Los Angeles, California, United States. ... // The California Highway Patrol (CHP) is a state agency that acts as the state police force of California. ...


In 2008, Fox and members of her family will be appearing on Celebrity Family Feud.[6] This article is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ...


Career

Acting career

Fox moved to California to attend Golden West College. While in California she started acting professionally, first on soap operas such as Generations, Days of Our Lives and The Young and the Restless. She was cast as Emily Franklin in the pilot episode of ABC's Living Dolls a sitcom and spinoff of Who's the Boss? but was replaced with Halle Berry for the remaining episodes. In another early role saw her as Patti LaBelle's fashion designer daughter, Charisse Chamberlain, on the NBC TV series Out All Night. She also appeared as Jazz's sister on the hit show The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. She got her big break in film in the 1996 movies Independence Day and Set It Off. From there, she was cast in many other films and earned critical acclaim for her portrayal of Maxine in the 1997 motion picture Soul Food, which netted her MTV Movie Award and NAACP Image Award nominations. In 2000, she portrayed Dr. Lillian Price during the first season of the CBS medical drama City of Angels. Golden West College or GWC, is a community college providing two-year associate of arts degrees, and lower-division classes transferable to other colleges and universities. ... The first TIME magazine cover devoted to soap operas, dated January 12, 1976. ... Generations was a soap opera which aired on NBC from March 27, 1989 to January 25, 1991. ... Days of our Lives is an American soap opera, which has aired nearly every weekday since November 8, 1965[5] on the NBC network in the United States, and has since been syndicated to many countries around the world. ... The Young and the Restless (commonly abbreviated as Y&R) is a popular American television soap opera, first broadcast on CBS Daytime on March 26, 1973. ... The American Broadcasting Company (ABC) is an American television network. ... Living Dolls was a short-lived situation comedy featured on the fall 1989 schedule of American Broadcasting Company (ABC). ... A sitcom or situation comedy is a genre of comedy performance originally devised for radio but today typically found on television. ... A spin-off (or spinoff) is a new organization or entity formed by a split from a larger one such as a new company formed from a university research group. ... Whos the Boss? was an American television sitcom starring Tony Danza, Judith Light, Alyssa Milano, Danny Pintauro, and Katherine Helmond. ... Halle Maria Berry (IPA: ; born August 14, 1966[1]) is an American actress, former fashion model and beauty queen. ... Patti LaBelle (born May 24, 1944) is an American R&B, soul singer and songwriter. ... This article is about the television network. ... Out All Night premiered on NBC in 1992. ... The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air is an Emmy, BAFTA, and RTS-award winning popular American television sitcom that aired on NBC from September 10, 1990, to May 20, 1996. ... For other uses, see Independence Day (disambiguation). ... This article is about the film. ... Maxine Joseph Chadway is a fictional character from the Showtime television series Soul Food. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... For the type of cuisine, see soul food. ... The MTV Movie Awards is a film awards show presented annually on MTV (Music Television). ... The NAACP Image Award is an award presented annually by the NAACP to honor the top African-Americans in film, television, music and literature. ... This article is about the broadcast network. ... City Of Angels, a television show which ran from January-December of 2000, was network televisions first predominantly black medical drama. ...


Fox also played roles in Idle Hands, Why Do Fools Fall In Love, Teaching Mrs. Tingle, Two Can Play That Game and Juwanna Mann before landing the role of assassin Vernita Green in the 2003 Quentin Tarantino vehicle, Kill Bill. Fox has also tried her hand at voice acting, providing her voice for roles in the television cartoons Ozzy & Drix and Kim Possible. In 2004, Fox was in an episode of Punk'd where her pregnant friend Tichina Arnold pretended to go into labor, but they became angry when a paramedic appeared to care more about taking pictures than delivering the baby. Idle Hands is a 1999 comedy/horror movie starring Devon Sawa, Seth Green, and Jessica Alba. ... Why Do Fools Fall in Love is a 1998 romantic drama, written by Tina Andrews and directed by Gregory Nava. ... Teaching Mrs. ... Categories: Possible copyright violations ... Juwanna Mann is a 2002 comedy movie directed by Jesse Vaughan. ... Jack Ruby murdered the assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald, in a very public manner. ... Vernita Green, as portrayed by Vivica A. Fox in Kill Bill Vol. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Quentin Jerome Tarantino (born March 27, 1963) is an Academy Award- and Palme dOr-winning American film director, screenwriter and actor. ... Kill Bill is the fourth film by writer-director Quentin Tarantino. ... Ozzy & Drix is an American animated television series based on the Warner Bros. ... This article is about the television series. ... Punkd is an American hidden camera practical joke television series on MTV, produced and hosted by Ashton Kutcher, which first aired in 2003. ... Tichina Arnold (born June 28, 1971) is an American actress known for her role on Martin playing Pamela James, as Rochelle on Everybody Hates Chris and as Nicole on the sitcom One on One. ...


From 2004 to 2006 Fox starred in the drama series, Missing on the Lifetime Television Network with Caterina Scorsone and Mark Consuelos. Upon her duration on the series, she was also one of the show's co-executive producers. Fox was a judge on The WB's talent show The Starlet. Fox participated in the third season of ABC's hit television show, Dancing with the Stars, she was voted off after the fourth week. In September 2007, she appeared in the sixth season of HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm as a mother of a family displaced by a hurricane and taken in by Larry and Cheryl. 1-800-Missing (second season title: Missing) is a Canadian television series, shown and set in the US. It is centered on Jess Mastriani, played by Caterina Scorsone, a woman in her 20s who receives psychic abilities after being hit by lightning. ... Lifetime Television is an American television network devoted to movies, sitcoms and dramas, all of which are either geared toward women or feature women in lead roles. ... Caterina Scorsone (Cat), a Canadian actress, was born on October 16th in 1981 in Toronto. ... Mark Andrew Consuelos (born March 30, 1971 in Zaragoza, Spain) is a television and film actor. ... The WB Television Network is a television network in the United States, founded as a joint venture between the Warner Bros. ... Vivica A. Fox, Faye Dunaway and Joseph Middleton The Starlet was a reality television program on The WB. Ten young actresses live together in Marilyn Monroes old house while competing in a series of acting challenges for the chance to win a role on the WB drama One Tree... For the late-2007 season, see Dancing with the Stars (US season 5). ... Curb Your Enthusiasm is an American sitcom starring Seinfeld writer, co-creator, and executive producer Larry David as himself. ... Lawrence Gene David, (born July 2, 1947 in Brooklyn, New York) better known as Larry David, is an Emmy-winning actor, writer, comedian, producer and film director. ... Cheryl Hines (born September 21, 1965) is an American actress famous for her role as Larry Davids wife on HBOs Curb Your Enthusiasm. ...


Filmography

Upcoming: Born on the Fourth of July is a 1989 a film adaptation of the autobiographical novel of the same name by Ron Kovic. ... Year 1989 (MCMLXXXIX) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays 1989 Gregorian calendar). ... Dont Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood is a 1996 film. ... Year 1996 (MCMXCVI) was a leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar). ... Independence Day (also known by its promotional abbreviation ID4) is a 1996 Academy Award-winning science fiction film directed by Roland Emmerich. ... This article is about the film. ... Booty Call is a 1997 comedy film, written by Takashi Bufford and J. Stanford Parker, and directed by Jeff Pollack. ... For the band, see 1997 (band). ... Batman & Robin, directed by Joel Schumacher, is the fourth installment in the comic book-inspired film series initiated by Tim Burton. ... For the type of cuisine, see soul food. ... Why Do Fools Fall in Love is a 1998 romantic drama, written by Tina Andrews and directed by Gregory Nava. ... Year 1998 (MCMXCVIII) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will display full 1998 Gregorian calendar). ... Idle Hands is a 1999 comedy/horror movie starring Devon Sawa, Seth Green, and Jessica Alba. ... Events of 2008: (EMILY) Me Lesley and MIley are going to China! This article is about the year. ... Teaching Mrs. ... Double Take is a 2001 action/comedy film starring Orlando Jones and Eddie Griffin. ... This article is about the year. ... Kingdom Come is a 2001 comedy film, written by David Bottre and Jessie Jones, and directed by Doug McHenry. ... Categories: Possible copyright violations ... Little Secrets is a movie starting Evan Rachel Wood and David Gallagher. ... Juwanna Mann is a 2002 comedy movie directed by Jesse Vaughan. ... Also see: 2002 (number). ... Boat Trip is a 2003 LGBT comedy film directed by Mort Nathan. ... Kill Bill is the fourth film by writer-director Quentin Tarantino. ... Year 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Motives is a 2004 thriller starring Vivica A. Fox, Shemar Moore, Golden Brooks, Sean Blakemore and Keshia Knight Pulliam. ... Year 2004 (MMIV) was a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Ella Enchanted is a comedy film and the screen adaptation of Gail Carson Levines 1997 novel of the same name. ... The Salon is a dramedy film about the experiences of an African-American woman who opens her own hair salon, in a similar vein to the 2002 film Barbershop. ... Year 2005 (MMV) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Getting Played is episode 1 of Yu-Gi-Oh! Capsule Monsters. ... The Hard Corps Starring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Vivica A. Fox. ... Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Kicking It Old Skool is an upcoming American comedy film directed by Harvey Glazer and writen by Trace Slobotkin. ... Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... 2008 (MMVIII) is the current year, a leap year that started on Tuesday of the Common Era (or Anno Domini), in accordance with the Gregorian calendar. ...

  • Marble City (2008)
  • Father of Lies (2008)
  • Street (2008)
  • Broken Lizard's The Slammin' Salmon (2008)
  • Major Movie Star (2008)
  • Caught On Tape (2008)
  • San Saba (2008)
  • Miss Nobody (2008)
  • Unstable Fables: Tortoise vs. Hare (2008) (voice)[7]
  • Hacking Hollywood (2009)
  • The Sisters (2009)
  • Untitled Whitney Houston Biopic (2009)

Major Movie Star is an upcoming 2008 film starring Jessica Simpson. ... Whitney Elizabeth Houston (born August 9, 1963) is a six-time Grammy award winning, American R&B singer, soprano, pianist, actress, film producer, and former model. ... 2009 (MMIX) will be a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

References

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  1. ^ a b Kam Williams (2008). Vivica A. Fox "Cover/Three Can Play That Game" Interview with Kam Williams. Realtime News. Retrieved on 2008-05-05.
  2. ^ http://www.ew.com/ew/article/0,,84320,00.html
  3. ^ http://www.mommytoo.com/September5_2005.htm
  4. ^ Vivica A. Fox Biography (1964-)
  5. ^ Vivica A. Fox A-rrested for DUI - TMZ.com - Entertainment News, Celebrity Gossip and Hollywood Rumors
  6. ^ Contestants - Families and Game Shows, Celebrity Family Feud, NBC.
  7. ^ "Tortoise vs. Hare" Coming This Fall . March 6, 2008

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External links

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