Kimberly Elise is a famous American actress. She made her debut in 1995 with television series Newton's Apple. Later, she appeared in film Set It Off in 1996. She is best known for her roles in Beloved, Almost Christmas, Close To Home, Hit The Floor, John Q, Death Wish and more. She won many awards for her brilliant performances from Black Reel Awards, NAACP Image Awards, and Chicago Film Critics Association Awards.