Erika Alexander is an American actress. She’s also a writer and producer. She’s been acting since the 1980s. During her early years, she appeared in the films My Little Girl and The Mahabharata. The following decade, she gained recognition on TV. This is courtesy of her roles as Pam Tucker on The Cosby Show and Maxine “Max” Felice Shaw on Living Single. Also in the ’90s, she had performances in the films The Long Walk Home, He Said, She Said, Fathers & Sons, and 54. In the 2000s, she became known for her roles as Fran Winston on Judging Amy, Dee Mulhern on Street Time, and Saundra Johnson on Heist. She also had supporting roles in the movies Full Frontal and Déjà Vu. In the 2010s, she appeared in the films Get Out and I See You. As of 2018, she plays Perenna on the TV series Black Lightning.