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Jasmine Guy

Withley Gilbert in A Different World

Photos Jasmine Guy Birth name: Jasmine Guy
Birth date: 1964/03/10 (59 years old)
Birth place : Boston (Massachussetts)

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Biography for Jasmine Guy

Remembered mostly as Whitley Gilbert Wayne on the series "A Different World" (1987), Jasmine Guy has a variety of talents. Jasmine was born March 10, 1964, in Boston, Massachusetts. In 1990, Jasmine released a self-titled album with backing vocals on a few songs from her "A Different World" (1987) co-star, Cree Summer. She married Terrence Duckette on August 22, 1998. On March 28, 1999, Jasmine gave birth to a baby girl, Imani. To this day she continues a career in film, theater, and music.

Jasmine Guy was born in Boston but was raised in Atlanta, Georgia, where she studied. She learned dance in New York.

After appearances in the Fame series as a dancer, she becomes better known thanks to her role as Withley Gilbert in Campus Show.

At the same time, she released an album in 1990, entitled "Jasmine Guy".

After the end of "Campus Show", she appeared in various series, like the Prince of Bel Air, Equalizer, NyPD Blues, Melrose Place, Loïs and Clark, Raven ...

She continued her career on TV, cinema and theater in musical commedies. In 2003, she obtained a role in the series "Dead Like Me".

Jasmine Guy is an American actress, singer and director born March 10, 1962 in Boston, Massachusetts. She is best known for her role as Whitley Gilbert in the television series "A Different World" broadcast on NBC from 1987 to 1993. Before that, she graduated from the Northside Performing Arts High School of Atlanta in 1980 and studied at Spelman University from 1981 to 1983.

After "A Different World", Guy continued to work in the world of entertainment, appearing in films such as "Harlem Nights" (1989), "School Daze" (1988) and "Happily Ever after: Fairy Tales for Every Child "(1995-1998). She also played in television series like "New York Undercover" (1998-1999), "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" (1995) and "Living Single" (1995-1996).

In addition to her acting work, Guy is also a talented singer and released two albums, "Try Me" in 1994 and "Jasmine Guy" in 1998. She also worked as a director, leading several episodes of " Different World "and" Living Single ".

Apart from his career in entertainment, Guy is also an activist committed to the rights of women and people of color. She is a member of the board of directors of Spelman University and also worked with organizations such as the National Black Arts Festival and the National Association for the Advance of Colored People (NAACP).

In summary, Jasmine Guy is a talented and committed actress, singer and director who has proven herself in the world of entertainment over the years. She is best known for her role in the television series "A Different World" and has continued to work in various cinematographic and television projects since.


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Title Role
I Was a Network Star (2006) (VG)
That's So Raven Pistache (1 episode, 2006)
Dead Like Me Roxy Harvey (24 episodes, 2003-2004)
The Parkers Delilah (1 episode, 2002) - Lights, Camera, Action (2002) TV Episode
Carrie (2002) (TV) Ruby Moore
Cyberchase Ava, Queen of Symmetria (1 episode, 2002)
Feast of All Saints (2001) (TV) Juliet Mercier
Dying on the Edge (2001) Nikki
Diamond Men (2000) Tina
The Law of Enclosures (2000)
Linc's Courtney Goode (1 episode, 2000) - The Music in Me (2000) TV Episode
Ladies Man Allegra (3 episodes, 1999)
Any Day Now (1 episode, 1999) - Blue (1999) TV Episode
Partners Amanda (1 episode, 1999) - A Beautiful Day (1999) TV Episode
Lillie (1999) Sylvia
Guinevere (1999) Linda
Madeline (1998)
Malcolm & Eddie Paige (1 episode, 1997) - Two Men and the Baby (1997) TV Episode
Perfect Crime (1997) (TV) Capt. Darnell Russell
Cats Don't Dance (1997) (voice) Sawyer (speaking)
Touched by an Angel Kathleen (3 episodes, 1995-1997)
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman Attorney Angela Winters (1 episode, 1996)
The Outer Limits Captain Teri Washington (1 episode, 1996)
America's Dream (1996) (TV) Elna Du Vaul (segment The Boy Who Painted Christ Black)
Living Single Dr. Jessica Bryce (1 episode, 1996)
NYPD Blue LaVonna Runnels (1 episode, 1995)
Melrose Place Caitlin Mills (3 episodes, 1995) (1995) TV Episode
Kla$h (1995) Blossom
A Different World Whitley Marion Gilbert Wayne / Marion Gilbert Wayne
Queen (1993) (mini) TV Series Easter
Boy Meets Girl (1993) Lena
Stompin' at the Savoy (1992) (TV) Alice
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Kayla Samuels (1 episode, 1991)
A Killer Among Us (1990) (TV) Theresa Hopkins
Harlem Nights (1989) Dominique La Rue
Biao cheng (1989)
Runaway (1989) (TV)
School Daze (1988) Dina
At Mother's Request (1987) (TV) Bank Teller
The Equalizer Gloria (1 episode, 1986)


Named daughter Imani after the name was used on "A Different World" (1987) as the daughter of the Taylors (played by Dawnn Lewis and Glynn Turman).

Her father is the Reverend William Guy, pastor of the historic Friendship Baptist Church in Atlanta, Georgia. Her mother is Jaye Rudolph.

Although born in Boston, Massachusetts, Guy was raised in Atlanta, Georgia.

Her sister, Monica Guy, was often her stand-in on the set of "A Different World" (1987).

Teaches dance to underprivileged children.

Was good friends with slain hip-hop MC Tupac Shakur and remains close friends with his mother, Afeni Shakur.

Became a member of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in 1981, at the age of seventeen.

Enjoyed chart and radio play in the 1990s for her R&B single "Try Me."

Wrote a book called "Evolution of a Revolutionary," which is the biography of Afeni Shakur, mother of late actor/hip-hop MC Tupac Shakur.


Spouse : Terrence Duckette (22 August 1998 - present) 1 child

Has an African American father and a white mother.

Daughter, Imani, born 28 March 1999.

Author of the card

  • Creation date: 01/07/2003 by siobhan

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