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Also Known As: Tatyana M Ali, Wm Ladd Skinner, Tatyana Marisol Ali Died:
Born: January 24, 1979 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Long Island, New York, USA Profession: actor, singer, TV host

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A multi-talented performer with experience on stage, the small screen, and most recently, the recording studio, Tatyana Ali was not likely to be short of work any time soon. A former child actress with a heritage as diverse as her talent, Ali was unquestionably best known to audiences for her co-starring turn as Will Smith's cousin, Ashley Banks, in the hugely popular nineties' comedy, "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air" (NBC, 1990-96).

A multi-talented performer with experience on stage, the small screen, and most recently, the recording studio, Tatyana Ali was not likely to be short of work any time soon. A former child actress with a heritage as diverse as her talent, Ali was unquestionably best known to audiences for her co-starring turn as Will Smith's cousin, Ashley Banks, in the hugely popular nineties' comedy, "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air" (NBC, 1990-96).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Locker 13 (2014)
2.
 November Rule (2014)
4.
 Home Again (2013)
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 Mother and Child (2009)
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10.
 Hotel California (2006)
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At the age of four she began singing
1984:
Appeared as a regular on the acclaimed children's educational series "Sesame Street"
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Was a two-time winner of the singing competition on "Star Search" by age seven
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Performed off-Broadway in "Orfeo del Campo" and the musical "Sugar Hill"
1987:
Broadway debut in "Fences" with James Earl Jones and later with Billy Dee Williams
1987:
Feature debut, "Eddie Murphy Raw"; appeared briefly as a singer
1990:
Cast as Ashley Banks on the hit sitcom "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" (NBC)
1993:
Co-hosted "Brains and Brawn", a short-lived NBC teen game show
1994:
Co-hosted the wish fulfillment series "Name Your Adventure" in its third season
1997:
Had supporting roles in "Fakin' Da Funk" and "Kiss the Girls"
1998:
Released first solo recording "Kiss the Sky"
1999:
Appeared in the comedy, "Jawbreaker"
2000:
Cast in the thriller, "Brother" opposite Omar Epps
2003:
Starred in the comedy "National Lampoon Presents Dorm Daze"
2006:
Appeared in the sports drama, "Glory Road"
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Education

Marymount High School: Los Angeles , California -
Harvard University: Cambridge , Massachusetts -
The Buckley School: Sherman Oaks , California -

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companion:
Jonathan Brandis. Actor.

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sister:
Anastasia Ali. Model. Younger; born c. 1983.
sister:
Kimberly Ali. Younger; born c. 1986.

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