In the past, we spent our budget in very smart ways and it's paying off now.". The gossip. Moesha Mitchell Niecy Jackson Hakeem Campbell [[Quinton "Q" Brooks]] Stevie Van Lowe (on The Parkers) Thaddeus Tyrell Radcliffe By continuing to use this site, you agree to our updated Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. On "Hollywood Divas," Countess Vaughn revealed that she had an abortion at the age of 18 so that she wouldn't have to compromise her career. Though Paulette Braxton (who portrayed Veronica) wasn't a mathen cast member, she was eventually written out of the show after a couple of episodes she appeared in. . Relatives especially being an elder who had those views of me. In the spin-off, Kim, like her mother, attends Santa Monica College with her two best friends Thaddeus Radcliffe and Stevie Van Lowe. Relations Her mother, Nicole Ann 'Nikki' Parker gave birth to her when she was born in Los Angeles, California, and was still in high school at the time. Friends The stress. Due to her poor grades, Kim never ended up graduating from college, however, she pursued her dreams of becoming a successful fashion designer with the assistance of Stevie's stepfather. Josh Stamberg will be nowhere in sight in the upcoming season of "Drop Dead Diva.". Even when she goes to a different college than Moesha does, she manages to stay in touch with Moesha. Whether it is brunette, red or loud blond hair; hazel, green, or blue contact lenses, Kim's personality is a rare one that is evident in one's appearance. "Lifetime’s decision to cancel 'Diva' was a business one, with network sources stressing at the time that they were open to reconsidering if Sony TV came up with a new financial model," Deadline reported in March. Love interest(s) They've known each other since preschool. When I was young, we didn’t have shows like “16 and Pregnant,” we didn’t have anything saying “yes, you can be a mother and successful.” My role models were Janet Jackson and Halle Berry who didn’t want marriage to ruin their careers. Hakeem Campbell (crush - unrequited)Michael (ex-boyfriend - deceased in 2001)Jerel (ex-husband)Aaron (ex-boyfriend)Alan (ex-boyfriend) October 31, 1981 (Aged 39) I’ve beat myself up for so long about it, and I just felt like, ‘You know what girl, you’ve got to tell somebody.’ Even though the world will know, hey, that’s just me. MadameNoire ® Copyright © 2020 BossipMadameNoire, LLC All Rights Reserved | BHM Digital. Born By Kim Zolciak-Biermann. "As a fifth year series, we've already invested a great deal of money in our sets, sound proofing, and edit equipment," he told The Wrap. seek information on a wide variety of topics including African-American hair care, health issues, relationship On this week’s episode of “Hollywood Divas,” Countess Vaughn revealed the extent of what she had been through in the past that while trying to make it in Hollywood. But his onscreen girlfriend Kim Kaswell (Kate Levering) will reportedly still be pregnant with Jay's child in the upcoming season. Kim Parker was born on October 31, 1981, on Halloween in Los Angeles, California, she was Moesha Mitchell's best friend. “They didn’t want to see a pregnant girl up there on TV…I knew it wasn’t a good look. What To Know: Starring J.K. Simmons and Kyle Bornheimer, "Family Tools" centers on a guy who returns home to take over his dad's hardware business when he finds himself jobless. Female She has a great sense of creativity, style, and loves designing unique apparel. She was portrayed by Countess Vaughn. "At Last" ©2020 Verizon Media. Even though she is usually behind most people when it comes to academics, her big heart and her dreams make up for it. I was really there for help.”. Find out what Kim has to say about her dramatic deprature from the show. After she completes and finishes high school, she is accepted into Santa Monica College, and then she was written out of the show left the series after season 4, when her spinoff "The Parkers" began. Last appearance We made it easy for you to exercise your right to vote! Kim has an amazing voice and enjoys singing for other's entertainment. The fighting. The tension between them, as evidenced in Brandy’s quote, got so bad that a compromise was made: Vaughn would leave “Moesha” for her own spinoff, “The Parkers.” With Mo’Nique co-starring, the show became an equally big hit, running for five seasons and drawing 3.6 million viewers for its … She is funny, silly, and lovable, and is very caring, but very dimwitted. Countess Danielle Vaughn (born August 8, 1978) is an American actress, singer and television personality. She told Us Weekly that while it was hard to reveal all these things, she needed to release it all: “I really needed it to release all that I’ve been carrying all this time. Josh Stamberg Out For 'Drop Dead Diva' Season 5; 'Pretty Little Liars' Star In. But his onscreen girlfriend Kim Kaswell (Kate Levering) will reportedly still be pregnant with Jay's child in the upcoming season. Kimberly Ann "Kim" Parker is one of the main characters on the UPN series Moesha and the main protagonist of its spin-off The Parkers. "Because these items have already been paid for in prior seasons, we have a natural way to save money this year. Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you. To have someone smile in your face and later . 15-16 (season 1)16 (season 2)16-17 (season 3)17-18 (season 4)The Parkers:18 (season 1)19-20 (season 2)20-21 (season 3)21-22 (season 4 & 5) I truly believe that the production values in the upcoming season are our best yet. MadameNoire is a sophisticated lifestyle publication that gives African-American women the latest in fashion trends, Portrayed by She worried that if she went through with the pregnancy, she was going to lose her big opportunity. After that, in the episode "Since I Lost My Baby", Nikki is thrilled to see Veronica break up with Professor Stanley Oglevee as she is still able to have her crush on him. Nikki Parker (mother)Mel Parker (father)Rita (grandmother)Evelyn "Nana" Smith (great-grandmother)Stanley Oglevee (stepfather)Alissa (God-Daughter; Michael's daughter) Aside from cast shakeups, the Josh Berman series had to undergo budget cuts in order to keep the show alive since "Drop Dead Diva" was canceled and quickly uncanceled earlier this year. Occupation . Age And in doing so, Kim went on to star in her Moesha spinoff, The Parkers. During a therapy session, Vaughn stated that she found herself pregnant around the age of 18 when she was beginning work on “The Parkers.” While Vaughn shined on “Moesha,” “The Parkers” was to be something she would star in, front and center, and that was a big deal for her. You can check out Vaughn’s therapy session for yourself, and share your thoughts below: We've joined the BHM Digital family of websites and have updated our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Kim is a flamboyant, optimistic, and carefree girl. Fashion designerFashion intern (formerly)Journalist (formerly)Student (formerly) Vaughn is a mother of two children: Sasha, 5, and Jaylyn, 11. All rights reserved. Show Highlight. "Drop Dead Diva" returns on Sun., June 23 at 9 p.m. The fear of wanting to do the right thing or what I thought was the right thing at the time. I had to make a decision to get rid of the child for my career because I knew from the jump that if I let any of them know what was going on, they would have cancelled my show.”. With that in mind, she revealed that she decided to abort the baby. Really, I was forced by fear. According to Berman, the new financial model wasn't too difficult to come up with. Kim's mother Nikki Parker has a crush on an Santa Monica College professor named Stanley Oglevee, but he found out that he had a girlfriend named Veronica Cooper who meets her at his house and then she becomes an occasional nemesis to her, After a couple of episodes, she left the show and she is no longer seen after.