- Name: Jenifer Lewis
- Born: 01/25/1957 (64 years old)
- Occupation: Actress, singer, activist
Jenifer Jeanette Lewis (born January 25, 1957) is an American actress, singer and activist. She began her career appearing in Broadway musicals and worked as a back-up singer for Bette Midler before appearing in films Beaches (1988) and Sister Act (1992). Lewis is known for playing roles of mothers in the films What’s Love Got to Do With It (1993), Poetic Justice (1993), The Preacher’s Wife (1996), The Brothers (2001), Think Like a Man and in the sequel Think Like a Man Too (2014), Baggage Claim (2013), and The Wedding Ringer (2015), as well as in The Temptations TV miniseries (1998).
Birth Name: Jenifer Jeanette Lewis
Alias: Jenifer Jeanette Lewis
Birth Place: Kinloch, Missouri, U.S.