Golden Brooks

Golden Ameda Brooks (born December 1, 1970) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Maya Wilkes on Girlfriends.

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Beauty Shop (2005)

Far from Chicago, hairdresser Gina Norris has relocated to Atlanta with her daughter and has quickly established herself as a rare talent in her profession. But after repeatedly butting heads with her shady, over-the-top boss, Jorge, Norris sets out to create her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bille Woodruff
CAST:  Queen Latifah  •  Alicia Silverstone  •  Andie MacDowell  •  Alfre Woodard

Far from Chicago, hairdresser Gina Norris has relocated to Atlanta with her daughter and has quickly established herself as a rare talent in her profession. But after repeatedly butting heads with her shady, over-the-top boss, Jorge, Norris sets out to create her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bille Woodruff
CAST:  Queen Latifah  •  Alicia Silverstone  •  Andie MacDowell  •  Alfre Woodard

Impostor (2001)

A top-secret government weapons designer is arrested by a clandestine government organization on suspicion of being a clone created by the hostile alien race wanting to take over Earth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Fleder
CAST:  Gary Sinise  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  Mekhi Phifer

A top-secret government weapons designer is arrested by a clandestine government organization on suspicion of being a clone created by the hostile alien race wanting to take over Earth.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Fleder
CAST:  Gary Sinise  •  Madeleine Stowe  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  Mekhi Phifer

Something New (2006)

Kenya McQueen, a corporate lawyer, finds love in the most unexpected place when she agrees to go on a blind date with Brian Kelly, a sexy and free-spirited landscaper.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sanaa Hamri
CAST:  Sanaa Lathan  •  Simon Baker  •  Katharine Towne  •  Wendy Raquel Robinson

Kenya McQueen, a corporate lawyer, finds love in the most unexpected place when she agrees to go on a blind date with Brian Kelly, a sexy and free-spirited landscaper.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Sanaa Hamri
CAST:  Sanaa Lathan  •  Simon Baker  •  Katharine Towne  •  Wendy Raquel Robinson

Timecode (2000)

A production company begins casting for its next feature, and an up-and-coming actress named Rose tries to manipulate her filmmaker boyfriend, Alex, into giving her a screen test. Alex's wife, Emma, knows about the affair and is considering divorce, while Rose's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Figgis
CAST:  Xander Berkeley  •  Golden Brooks  •  Saffron Burrows  •  Viveka Davis

A production company begins casting for its next feature, and an up-and-coming actress named Rose tries to manipulate her filmmaker boyfriend, Alex, into giving her a screen test. Alex's wife, Emma, knows about the affair and is considering divorce, while Rose's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mike Figgis
CAST:  Xander Berkeley  •  Golden Brooks  •  Saffron Burrows  •  Viveka Davis

A Beautiful Soul (2012)

An R&B singer snagged by the trappings of superstardom loses his way and turns his back on his church and faith-filled beginnings. Tragedy strikes, leaving a chance for redemption in its wake. But with rebirth, first comes death.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeffrey W. Byrd
CAST:  Deitrick Haddon  •  Harry Lennix  •  Robert Ri'chard  •  Trevor Jackson

An R&B singer snagged by the trappings of superstardom loses his way and turns his back on his church and faith-filled beginnings. Tragedy strikes, leaving a chance for redemption in its wake. But with rebirth, first comes death.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jeffrey W. Byrd
CAST:  Deitrick Haddon  •  Harry Lennix  •  Robert Ri'chard  •  Trevor Jackson

A Good Man Is Hard to Find (2008)

Adapted from a successful stage play by David Payton, this urban drama focuses on the romantic lives of three contemporary black women: shrewd Rachel, upright Charlene and independent Monica. As the trio grapples with relationship problems and tries to find Mr. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Small
CAST:  Lance E. Nichols  •  Dejuan D. Turrentine  •  Darrin Henson  •  Golden Brooks

Adapted from a successful stage play by David Payton, this urban drama focuses on the romantic lives of three contemporary black women: shrewd Rachel, upright Charlene and independent Monica. As the trio grapples with relationship problems and tries to find Mr. ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leslie Small
CAST:  Lance E. Nichols  •  Dejuan D. Turrentine  •  Darrin Henson  •  Golden Brooks

The Inheritance (2011)

Five ambitious cousins set out on a family reunion during the dead of winter. The purpose of the retreat is to secure their inheritance, a fortune that dates back many generations. Upon their arrival, Uncle Melvin welcomes them with open arms, but warns them to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert O'Hara
CAST:  Keith David  •  Rochelle Aytes  •  D.B. Woodside  •  Golden Brooks

Five ambitious cousins set out on a family reunion during the dead of winter. The purpose of the retreat is to secure their inheritance, a fortune that dates back many generations. Upon their arrival, Uncle Melvin welcomes them with open arms, but warns them to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Robert O'Hara
CAST:  Keith David  •  Rochelle Aytes  •  D.B. Woodside  •  Golden Brooks

Polish Bar (2010)

Reuben is a young, middle-class Jew who is fed up with the family jewelry business. He looks for respect by trying to prove himself as a Hip Hop DJ and working for Polish criminals at the local strip club.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Redgrave  •  Ben Berkowitz
CAST:  Vincent Piazza  •  Golden Brooks  •  James Badge Dale  •  Meat Loaf

Reuben is a young, middle-class Jew who is fed up with the family jewelry business. He looks for respect by trying to prove himself as a Hip Hop DJ and working for Polish criminals at the local strip club.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ben Redgrave  •  Ben Berkowitz
CAST:  Vincent Piazza  •  Golden Brooks  •  James Badge Dale  •  Meat Loaf

Motives (2004)

A highly successful business tycoon who is married to his ideal wife. Things get twisted awry when the man has an adulterous affair.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Craig Ross Jr.
CAST:  Vivica A. Fox  •  Mel Jackson  •  Sean Blakemore  •  William L. Johnson

A highly successful business tycoon who is married to his ideal wife. Things get twisted awry when the man has an adulterous affair.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Craig Ross Jr.
CAST:  Vivica A. Fox  •  Mel Jackson  •  Sean Blakemore  •  William L. Johnson

Definitely Divorcing (2016)

Co-workers question their marriages for a variety of issues, including anger management, child-like spouses and manipulative stepchildren. Will their relationships be mended or end in divorce?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Russ Parr
CAST:  Robin Givens  •  Tasia Grant  •  Columbus Short  •  Malika

Co-workers question their marriages for a variety of issues, including anger management, child-like spouses and manipulative stepchildren. Will their relationships be mended or end in divorce?  (more)

DIRECTION:  Russ Parr
CAST:  Robin Givens  •  Tasia Grant  •  Columbus Short  •  Malika

The Great Divide (2012)

At a monthly gathering of her friends, a student of the Tantra and Kama Sutra introduces an unusual game designed to elicit the feelings and impressions men and women have about one another.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ibrahim Yilla
CAST:  Tichina Arnold  •  Golden Brooks  •  Darrin Henson  •  Dacia Fernandez

At a monthly gathering of her friends, a student of the Tantra and Kama Sutra introduces an unusual game designed to elicit the feelings and impressions men and women have about one another.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ibrahim Yilla
CAST:  Tichina Arnold  •  Golden Brooks  •  Darrin Henson  •  Dacia Fernandez

In Sickness and in Health (2012)

Young and gorgeous with a fiancé who adores her, Faith seems to have it all. But with just days before their wedding, she's hiding a serious secret about her health, one she's terrified to share with her perfect guy, Norman. Will the truth keep her man by her side, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Melvin
CAST:  Jennifer Freeman  •  Chico Benymon  •  Golden Brooks  •  Michael Blackson

Young and gorgeous with a fiancé who adores her, Faith seems to have it all. But with just days before their wedding, she's hiding a serious secret about her health, one she's terrified to share with her perfect guy, Norman. Will the truth keep her man by her side, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Roger Melvin
CAST:  Jennifer Freeman  •  Chico Benymon  •  Golden Brooks  •  Michael Blackson

The Perfect Gift (2011)

Hard times and holiday tensions teach a father, Michael Harris, what Christmas is all about. When both Michael and his wife Sandra's parents come for an unannounced visit, what should be a joyous and festive holiday turns into chaos. Michael learns that of all the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alvin Moore Jr.
CAST:  Ruben Studdard  •  Golden Brooks  •  Clifton Powell  •  Darius McCrary

Hard times and holiday tensions teach a father, Michael Harris, what Christmas is all about. When both Michael and his wife Sandra's parents come for an unannounced visit, what should be a joyous and festive holiday turns into chaos. Michael learns that of all the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alvin Moore Jr.
CAST:  Ruben Studdard  •  Golden Brooks  •  Clifton Powell  •  Darius McCrary

Supermodel (2015)

A young girl from the Brooklyn housing projects goes from the subway to the runway becoming one of the most sought after models in the fashion industry. But in the high stakes world of fashion and beauty. Things aren't always as pretty and glamorous as they seem.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Baker
CAST:  Tatyana Ali  •  Tyson Beckford  •  Nichole Galicia  •  Cassandra Freeman

A young girl from the Brooklyn housing projects goes from the subway to the runway becoming one of the most sought after models in the fashion industry. But in the high stakes world of fashion and beauty. Things aren't always as pretty and glamorous as they seem.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Shawn Baker
CAST:  Tatyana Ali  •  Tyson Beckford  •  Nichole Galicia  •  Cassandra Freeman

Second Chance Christmas (2014)

After moving into a new house with his mom and soon to be father, Lawrence goes through some things. Six months after his mom and new "dad" marry. His mother dies. It isn't easy on Maise's Husband. He soon realizes that he could not deal with Lawrence and goes to a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alton Glass
CAST:  McKinley Freeman  •  Michael Rainey Jr.  •  Robinne Lee  •  Tank

After moving into a new house with his mom and soon to be father, Lawrence goes through some things. Six months after his mom and new "dad" marry. His mother dies. It isn't easy on Maise's Husband. He soon realizes that he could not deal with Lawrence and goes to a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alton Glass
CAST:  McKinley Freeman  •  Michael Rainey Jr.  •  Robinne Lee  •  Tank

The Darkest Minds (2018)

Fantastical

After a disease kills 98% of America's children, the surviving 2% develop superpowers and are placed in internment camps. A 16-year-old girl escapes her camp and joins a group of other teens on the run from the government.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jennifer Yuh Nelson
CAST:  Amandla Stenberg  •  Harris Dickinson  •  Patrick Gibson  •  Skylan Brooks

After a disease kills 98% of America's children, the surviving 2% develop superpowers and are placed in internment camps. A 16-year-old girl escapes her camp and joins a group of other teens on the run from the government.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jennifer Yuh Nelson
CAST:  Amandla Stenberg  •  Harris Dickinson  •  Patrick Gibson  •  Skylan Brooks

Everything That Glitters (2018)

Victoria Robinson seems to have a perfect life. But her unfaithful husband and a sexy younger man with dark motives will lead her into a dangerous game of cat and mouse where she’ll discover that the perfect life comes with a high cost.  (more)

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CAST:  Terrell Carter  •  Sélynne Silver  •  Golden Brooks  •  Clifton Powell

Victoria Robinson seems to have a perfect life. But her unfaithful husband and a sexy younger man with dark motives will lead her into a dangerous game of cat and mouse where she’ll discover that the perfect life comes with a high cost.  (more)

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CAST:  Terrell Carter  •  Sélynne Silver  •  Golden Brooks  •  Clifton Powell

He Watches Over Me (2018)

After a vicious assault, a woman holds the fate of her attacker in her hands.  (more)

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CAST:  Golden Brooks  •  Orlando Eric Street  •  Thomas Mikal Ford  •  Alfred E. Rutherford

After a vicious assault, a woman holds the fate of her attacker in her hands.  (more)

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CAST:  Golden Brooks  •  Orlando Eric Street  •  Thomas Mikal Ford  •  Alfred E. Rutherford

She's Got a Plan (2016)

She’s Got A Plan directed by and starring Fatima Washington, follows Isis Angelo, a struggling female writer-director who gives herself an ultimatum: either make her dream career take off in 30 days or throw in the towel for good. But, will she be able to go ...  (more)

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CAST:  Golden Brooks  •  Tsai Chin  •  Ja'net DuBois  •  Faizon Love

She’s Got A Plan directed by and starring Fatima Washington, follows Isis Angelo, a struggling female writer-director who gives herself an ultimatum: either make her dream career take off in 30 days or throw in the towel for good. But, will she be able to go ...  (more)

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CAST:  Golden Brooks  •  Tsai Chin  •  Ja'net DuBois  •  Faizon Love

Almost Amazing (2017)

When three best friends are forced to fall in love in order to save their jobs, they learn that letting go is a lot harder then it seems.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tristan Price
CAST:  Torrei Hart  •  AzMarie Livingston  •  Brian Hooks  •  Simone Shepherd

When three best friends are forced to fall in love in order to save their jobs, they learn that letting go is a lot harder then it seems.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tristan Price
CAST:  Torrei Hart  •  AzMarie Livingston  •  Brian Hooks  •  Simone Shepherd
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