Lisa Bonet Biography (1967-)

Full name, Lisa Michelle Bonet; born November 16, 1967, in San Francisco, CA;daughter of Allen (an opera singer) and Arlene (a teacher) Boney; married Lenny Kravitz (a musician), 1987 (divorced, 1993); children: (with Kravitz) ZoeIsabella; (with Bryan Kest, a yoga instructor) another child. Addresses: Agent: Innovative Artists, 1505 Tenth St., Santa Monica, CA 90401.; Manager: 3 Arts New York, 888 Seventh Ave., Suite 3500, New York, NY 10106.; Contact: c/o 1511 Will Geer Rd., Topanga, CA 90290; 6435 Balcom, Reseda, CA 90335.

Nationality
American
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress, director
Birth Details
November 16, 1967
San Francisco, California, United States

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Epiphany Proudfoot, Angel Heart, TriStar, 1987
  • Priscilla, Bank Robber, I.R.S. Releasing Corp., 1993
  • Catherine Biggs, Dead Connection (also known as Final Combination), 1994
  • Rachel F. Banks, Enemy of the State, Buena Vista, 1998
  • Marie DeSalle, High Fidelity, Buena Vista, 2000
  • Queenie, Biker Boyz, DreamWorks, 2003
  • Film Work
  • Director, Gentleman Who Fell, 1993
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Denise Huxtable, The Cosby Show, NBC, 1984-1987, then as Denise Huxtable Kendall, 1989-1992
  • Denise Huxtable, A Different World, NBC, 1987-1988
  • Also appeared in The Two of Us.
  • Movies
  • Lily, New Eden, Sci-Fi Channel, 1994
  • Heather Lelache, Lathe of Heaven, Arts and Entertainment, 2002
  • Episodic
  • Carla, "Entrapment," St. Elsewhere, NBC, 1983
  • Justine, "The Satanic Piano," Tales from the Dark Side, syndicated, 1985
  • The Arsenio Hall Show, syndicated, 1989
  • Late Night with David Letterman, 1989
  • Also appeared as guest player, Body Language.
  • Specials
  • Carrie, "Don't Touch," The ABC Afterschool Special, ABC, 1985
  • Andy Williams and the NBC Kids Search for Santa, NBC, 1985
  • NBC team member, Battle of the Network Stars XVIII, ABC, 1985
  • The 37th Annual Prime Time Emmy Awards, ABC, 1985
  • Night of 100 Stars II, 1985
  • Fast Copy, NBC, 1985
  • Motown Returns to the Apollo, NBC, 1985
  • Disney World Celebrity Circus (also known as Walt Disney WorldCelebrity Circus), NBC, 1987
  • Funny, You Don't Look 200 (also known as Funny, You Don't Look200: A Constitutional Vaudeville), ABC, 1987
  • Our Common Future, Arts and Entertainment and syndicated, 1989
  • Time Warner Presents the Earth Day Special, ABC, 1990
  • Host, Why Bother Voting?, PBS, 1992
  • Rock the Vote, Fox, 1992
  • The Last Laugh: Memories of the Cosby Show, NBC, 1992
  • (In archive footage) Herself, The Cosby Show: A Look Back, NBC, 2002
  • RECORDINGS
  • Music Videos
  • Director, "Whatever It Takes" by Gardner Cole, 1991

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Ebony, December, 1987, p. 150
    • Essence, February, 1990, p. 54
    • Interview, April, 1987, p. 42
    • People, March 16, 1987
    • Seventeen, July, 1985, p. 73; April, 1987, p. 79

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