Date of Birth : Feb 11th 1979
While maintaining a recording career Norwood also gained fame for starring in several film and television productions, including popular UPN sitcom Moesha (1996-2001), a 1997 version of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella and a supporting role in the 1998 horror sequel I Still Know What You Did Last Summer among others.
Norwood has sold over fourteen million albums worldwide. The RIAA ranks her as one of the best-selling female artists in American music history having sold 10.5 million albums.
In 1993 while recording her debut album, Brandy landed the role of Danesha Turrell in the ABC sitcom Thea, playing the 12-year-old daughter of protagonist Thea Turrell (Thea Vidale). The series was taken off the screens eight months after its release but earned her a Young Artist Award nomination for “Outstanding Youth Ensemble in a Television Series.”
A year after Brandy made her big screen debut after winning the supporting role of sassy Karla Wilson in the franchise-flick I Still Know What You Did Last Summer.