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Persia White

Persia White has amassed an impressive list of feature film credits in a relatively short period of time. She had starring roles in the independent films Red Letters opposite Peter Coyote, Blood Dolls, The Making, Frankie D., My Perfect Date and Mix. White was also seen in the recent independent film Stalled.

White's extensive television experience includes a starring role on the syndicated teen series Breaker High. She has guest-starred on episodes of NYPD Blue, Buffy The Vampire Slayer, Brooklyn South, Clueless, The Client, Malcolm & Eddie, Weird Science, Dick Clark's Beyond Belief, Suddenly, Malibu Shores and Angel. White also starred in the made-for-television films An Urban Legend with Kirstie Alley, Operation Sandman opposite Ron Perlman and Mindfield for UPN.

The actress has also distinguished herself on stage and has appeared in regional productions of Raisin in the Sun, A Chorus Line, A Little Night Music, A Preface to an Alien Garden, Runaways and Bad Seed.

White's family moved around a lot when she was a child, nonetheless, she always found herself involved in local theater, beginning with the Nassau Civic Ballet Company at age three. At eight, she was performing with Miami's Coconut Grove Children's Theater, and as a teen was studying dance, singing and painting. She was voted most talented senior in high school and was subsequently awarded two theater scholarships to attend college.

A native of Miami, White has a passion for music and is currently working on her first album with her band XEO3, which she describes as aggressive, dark and heavy rock. She also wrote and recorded music for three films in which she starred, My Perfect Date, Blood Dolls and Stalled.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.

Persia White Facts

BirthplaceMiami, Florida, USA

Selected Filmography

Kiss the Bride
Welcome to the Hellmouth
Dysfunctional Friends
Girlfriends: Season 3
Girlfriends: Season 6
Girlfriends: Season 5
Girlfriends: Season 4
Girlfriends: Season 7
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