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Raven Goodwin Biography

Birth Name:
Raven Tyshanna Goodwin
Birth Place:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Fast Facts

  • Started acting at age 4
  • Attended Lyndon Hill Elementary School and Old Court Middle School in Maryland
  • Won the Independent Spirit Award for Best Debut Performance for her film debut in Lovely and Amazing (2001)
  • She raps
  • Best known for Good Luck Charlie, Being Mary Jane and SMILF


  • 2003Screen Actors Guild Awards-Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: nominated
  • 2003Independent Spirit Awards-Best Debut Performance: nominated


  • Micah Williams -- Ex-significant Other
  • Curtrice D. Murphey -- Sister