Mostly Credited As: Yvette Nicole Brown
Sometimes Credited As: Yvette Brown
Birth Name: Yvette Nicole Brown
Date Of Birth: August 12, 1971 (Age 42)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: East Cleveland, Ohio
Height: 5' 1" (1.54 m)
Yvette Nicole Brown is an American actress, and was born on August 12, 1971 in East Cleveland, Ohio. Brown began acting professionally in the early 1990's, first appearing in commercials, then transitioning over to television and film. Her first major TV role was a recurring part on the Nickelodeon teen series 'Drake and Josh' in 2004. Brown went on to book small roles in films and guest spots on TV shows until 2009, when she landed the role of Shirley Bennett on the cult hit NBC comedy 'Community'. Other assorted credits include House, Family Guy, The Soul Man, The Office, Two and a Half Men, and Girlfriends.