Carol Denise "Niecy" Nash (born February 23, 1970) is an American comedian, model, actress, and producer, best known for her performances on television.
Nash hosted Style Network show Clean House from 2003 to 2010, for which she won the Emmy Award in 2010. As actress, she is best known for her role as Deputy Raineesha Williams in the Comedy Central comedy series Reno 911! (2003-2009). She is starring as Lolli Ballantine on the TV Land sitcom The Soul Man (2012–present) and as nurse Denise "DiDi" Ortley in the HBO comedy Getting On (2013–present). Nash also played a number of roles in films and has made many guest appearances on television shows. In 2014, Nash played the role of civil rights activist Richie Jean Jackson in the historical drama film Selma.
Nash was born in Los Angeles, California. In addition to her acting endeavors, she is the spokesperson of M.A.V.I.S. (Mothers Against Violence In Schools). M.A.V.I.S. was founded by her mother, after the 1993 shooting death of Nash's younger brother, Michael. M.A.V.I.S.'s mission is to inform the public of the violence children encounter on school campuses. Nash is a graduate of California State University, Dominguez Hills...
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