Birth Date: January 25, 1957 / Age: 61
Also Credited as: Jenifer Jeanette Lewis
Biography: Jenifer Lewis is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for her portrayals of strong-willed, matronly characters. People most likely saw her first in 'Sister Act', with the small role of Michelle.She also portrayed Tina Turner's mother in 'What's Love Got To Do With It' and the mother of Whitney Houston's character in 'The Preacher's Wife". She recently appeared in "The Cookout","Nora's Hair Salon," and "Shark Tale."