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Yvette Nicole Brown Biography

Birth Place:
Cleveland, Ohio, United States

Fast Facts

  • Was signed as a teen to Motown Records as part of the East Coast Family group, which included Boyz II Men
  • Brown performed on the mildly successful single "1-4-All-4-1" from the album The East Coast Family, Vol
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  • Moved to Los Angeles after college and landed her first big role appearing in the gospel play His Woman, His Wife
  • Secured her first television role---a two-episode appearance on Girlfriends---after sending a postcard to the show's casting director
  • Worked on Nickelodeon's Drake & Josh for four years, even though her character, Helen, was originally supposed to be a one-time role