Jurnee Smollett (formerly credited as Jurnee Smollett-Bell; born Jurnee Diana Smollett on October 1, 1986 in New York City, New York) is an American actress.
Formerly a child star who recurred as Denise on the ABC TGiF sitcom Full House, Smollett-Bell portrayed the titular character of 1997's Eve's Bayou, which earned her critical acclaim while still at a young age.
She is younger sister to actor/singer Jussie Smollett.
She has one son with musician Josiah Bell, to whom she'd been married from 2010 to 2020.
- Full House (1992 — 1994) as Denise Frazer
- On Our Own (1994 — 1995) as Jordee Jericho
- Hangin' with Mr. Cooper (1992) as Denise Frazer
- Eve's Bayou (1997) as Eve Batiste
- Roll Bounce (2005) as Tori Turner
- Gridiron Gang (2006) as Danyelle Rollins
- Grey's Anatomy (2008) as Beth
- Friday Night Lights (2009 — 2011) as Jess Merriweather
- True Blood (2013 — 2014) as Nicole Wright
- Parenthood (2013) as Heather Hall
- Hands of Stone (2016) as Juanita Leonard
- Underground (2016 — 2017) as Rosalee
- Sofia the First (2017-2018) as Chrysta
- DC Extended Universe as Dinah Laurel Lance / Black Canary
- Birds of Prey (2020)
- Black Canary (TBA)
- The Twilight Zone (2020) as Jasmine (Episode "Ovation")
- Lovecraft Country (2020) as Letitia "Leti" Lewis