Xosha Roquemore is an American actress. Her Hollywood career started in the late 2000s. She made her film debut in Precious, followed by another film Rivers Wash Over Me. She became more active in the 2010s, beginning with guest appearances. During this period, she had guest roles on Nurse Jackie, 10 Things I Hate About You, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, and Rescue Me, among others. She next had roles in the films Price Check and G.B.F.. She gained further recognition after landing the role of Tamra Webb on The Mindy Project. She has been on the show since 2013.