Aunjanue Ellis

Aunjanue Ellis

  • Birthday: 1969-02-21
  • Place of birth: San Francisco, California, USA
  • Also know as: Aunjanue L. Ellis

Biography

​Aunjanue L. Ellis is an American producer, stage and screen actress, best known for her film roles in "Ray", "Undercover Brother", and on the television series "The Mentalist". She has an BA in African-American Studies from Brown University, and an MFA in Acting from the Tisch School of the Arts, New York University.

Filmography

Cover

2007

As Valerie Mass

The Tested

2011

As Darraylynn Warren

Money Matters

2011

As Pamela Matters

Of Mind and Music

2014

As Una Vida

The Hungry Ghosts

2009

As Nadia

Romeo and Juliet in Harlem

2017

As Lady Capulet

The Volunteer

2013

As Leigh

King Richard

2021

As Oracene "Brandy" Price

The Opponent

2001

As

Men of Honor

2000

As Jo

Undercover Brother

2002

As Sistah Girl

Freedomland

2006

As Felicia

Girls Town

1996

As Nikki

Perception

2005

As Vera

Pimp

2018

As Gloria May

The Resident

2011

As Sydney

Game of Death

2011

As Rachel

Lovely & Amazing

2001

As Lorraine

John John in the Sky

2001

As Earlene

Miss Virginia

2019

As Lorraine Townsend

The Subject

2020

As Leslie

Brother to Brother

2004

As Zora

A Map of the World

1999

As Dyshett

Ed's Next Move

1996

As Erica

The Birth of a Nation

2016

As Nancy Turner

Racing for Time

2008

As Officer Baker

The Express

2008

As Marie Davis

If Beale Street Could Talk

2018

As Mrs. Hunt

Disappearing Acts

2000

As Pam

The Help

2011

As Yule Mae Davis

Motherhood

2009

As Sample Sale Friend

Desert Blue

1999

As Agent Summers

Side Streets

1998

As Brenda Boyce

Ray

2004

As Mary Ann Fisher

The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3

2009

As Therese Garber

In Too Deep

1999

As Denise

Get on Up

2014

As Vicki Anderson

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