Malinda Williams is an American actress. She made her debut in the late 1980s. The following decade she made herself more active both on television and film. Her first starring role on the small screen was as Tasha Morrison on Nick Freno: Licensed Teacher. In the 2000s, she became further known for starring as Tracy “Bird” Van Adams on Soul Food. Afterwards, she joined the main cast of the short-lived series Windfall as Kimberly George. In the movies, she had roles in The Wood, A Day in the Life, Percentage, and Accidental Love. She has also guest starred on many TV shows.