Robin Givens

Television Actress / Film Actress / Stage Actress | * 11/27/1964 (56) | New York City, New York, USA
Robin Simone Givens (born November 27, 1964) is an American model and actress. She is also a pre-medical graduate of Sarah Lawrence College. Givens landed her breakthrough role of Darlene Merriman in the ABC sitcom Head of the Class in 1986, and remained on the series for its 5-year duration. Her troubled marriage to boxer Mike Tyson from 1988 drew considerable media attention, as did their acrimonious divorce. She later went on to become a spokesperson for the National Domestic Violence Hotline for several years. Givens continued her career with film and television roles such as The Women of Brewster Place (1989) and Boomerang (1992). In 1996, Givens co-starred on the sitcom Sparks, which aired for two seasons on UPN. In January 2000, she took over hosting duties on the syndicated talk show Forgive or Forget. In 2007, Givens released her autobiography, Grace Will Lead Me Home. She has s... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Movies with Robin Givens as Actress(47)

as Irma2021 Gully
as Penny2020 Dear Christmas
as Karena Williams2018 God Bless the Broken Road
as Shala Davis2018 Never Heard
as Prosecuting Attorney Hernandez2018 Dreams I Never Had
as Principal Kinney2016 God's Not Dead 2
as Herself (archive footage)2015 The Making of Trump
as Wedding Coordinator2015 Perfect Match
as Veronica2015 A Christmas to Remember
as Lisa Whitmore2014 Airplane vs Volcano
as Amber2014 On Angel's Wings
as Dr. Amber Jenkins2013 JK's House
as Jack's Daughter2012 Waiting For Angels
as Cat2012 Church Girl
as Alexis2011 The Love You Save
2011 Breathe
as Gloria2010 Enemies Among Us
as Dr. Williams2009 Preaching To The Pastor
as Dana2009 Little Hercules
as herself2008 Tyson
as Jade Marlo2005 Captive Hearts
as Kim2003 Head of State
as Monifa Burly2003 Love Chronicles
as Dr. Rachel Saverini2002 Antibody
as Ashe2001 The Elite
as Publisher2000 Everything's Jake
as Randy2000 The Expendables
as Juanita Vanoy / Juanita Jordan1999 Michael Jordan: An American Hero
as Claudia1996 A Face to Die For
as Kaye Ferrar1995 Dangerous Intentions
as April1994 Foreign Student
as Kimberly Jonz1994 Blankman
as Jacqueline 'Jackie / Jack' Broyer1992 Boomerang
as Imabelle1991 A Rage in Harlem
as Herself (with husband Mike Tyson) (archive footage) (uncredited)1990 Superstar: The Life and Times of Andy Warhol
as Kiswana / Melanie Browne1989 The Women of Brewster Place
as Dinah St. Clair1989 The Penthouse
as April Baxter1986 Beverly Hills Madam

TV Shows/Series with Robin Givens as Actress(29)

as Stephanie Carlisle2019 Ambitions
as Mayor Sierra McCoy2017 Riverdale
as Leila Simms2016 Lucifer
as Eudora2011 Once Upon a Time
as Mary Miracle2010 Nikita
as Anne Simpson2009 Drop Dead Diva
as Cheryl Harwood2008 90210
as Director Jane Bentley2007 Chuck
as Jane Bentley2007 Chuck
2000 DAG
1996 Sparks
1996 Cosby
1996 Moesha
as Suzanne Graham1995 Courthouse
as Detective Anita King1992 Angel Street
as Darlene Merriman1986 Head of the Class

Movies with Robin Givens as Crew(1)

Directing/Director2020 A Murder to Remember

Full Name: Robin Givens
Born: Friday, 11/27 1964 (November) in New York City (current age: 56 years + 168 days)
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius (Chinese zodiac sign: Dragon)
Educated at: Sarah Lawrence College
Spouses (current/former): Mike Tyson
Other names for Robin Givens (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Robin Simone Givens"
Robin Givens frequently works together with these people:
Patrick Weil (8x, Cast)
Beverly Jackson (7x, Actress)
Raven-Symoné (6x, Actress)
Gayle Abrams (6x, Crew)
Jeff Pollack (6x, Crew)
Andrew Chambliss (6x, Crew)
Eddie Gorodetsky (6x, Crew)
Michael B. Jordan (5x, Actor)
Chris Rock (5x, Actor)
Brandy Norwood (5x, Actress)
Adam Horowitz (5x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:3503, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 05/12/2021