Monica Calhoun

Biography: Monica Calhoun, an American film and television actress, was born on July 29, 1971, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She made her film debut in 1985 in Children of the Night directed by Robert Markowitz. Her film credit includes The Players Club (1998), The Best Man (1999), Love and Basketball (2000), and The Salon (2005). She was well noticed for her role as Mia in The Best Man, the first all-black film. She has been a part of many television series that include Bagdad cafe, The Wayans Bros., Malcolm and Eddie, A Different World, The Jamie Foxx Show, The Diary of a Single Mom, Cold Case, Dirt, and Grey's Anatomy. She also appeared in a stage play based on author Eric Jerome Dickey's book Friends and Lovers. In 2002, she won the award for Best Performance by an Actress in The American Black Film Festival for the movie Pandora's Box. She was nominated for the Black Reel Awards twice - in 2003 and 2005. She was also nominated for the Daytime Emmy Awards inMonica Calhoun, an American film and television actress, was born on July 29, 1971, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She made her film debut in 1985 in Children of the Night directed by Robert Markowitz. Her film credit includes The Players Club (1998), The Best Man (1999), Love and Basketball (2000), and The Salon (2005). She was well noticed for her role as Mia in The Best Man, the first all-black film. She has been a part of many television series that include Bagdad cafe, The Wayans Bros., Malcolm and Eddie, A Different World, The Jamie Foxx Show, The Diary of a Single Mom, Cold Case, Dirt, and Grey's Anatomy. She also appeared in a stage play based on author Eric Jerome Dickey's book Friends and Lovers. In 2002, she won the award for Best Performance by an Actress in The American Black Film Festival for the movie Pandora's Box. She was nominated for the Black Reel Awards twice - in 2003 and 2005. She was also nominated for the Daytime Emmy Awards in 1993 and the Image Awards in 2000. Expand

Monica Calhoun's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 49
Highest Metascore: 71 Bagdad Cafe
Lowest Metascore: 26 The Salon
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 5
  2. Negative: 2 out of 5
5 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
59 The Best Man Holiday Nov 15, 2013 Mia / Mia Morgan 5.8
26 The Salon May 11, 2007 Brenda tbd
29 Civil Brand Aug 29, 2003 Wet 5.3
61 The Best Man Oct 22, 1999 Mia Morgan 8.0
71 Bagdad Cafe Apr 22, 1988 Phyllis tbd