Essence Atkins was born on February 7, 1972 in New York City, New York, USA. She first appeared on television as Paula Young in The Cosby Show.
She has since appeared in other television programs including Saved by the Bell: The College Years, Sabrina the Teenage Witch, The Class, House, Promised Land, and many others.
She then became known among television viewers as Yvette Henderson in Smart Guy, Dee Dee Thorne in Half & Half, and Suzanne Kingston-Person in Are We There Yet? She has also starred in the films Dysfunctional Friends and A Haunted House.
Age in 2014: 42 (7 February 1972)
Height in Meters: 1.57m
Height in Centimeters: 157cm
Height in Feet: 5 Feet 2 Inches
Weight in Kilograms: 57kg
Weight in Pounds: 125lbs
Body Measurement and Size: 32-24-33
Bra Size: 32C
Eye Color: Dark Brown