TV’s first Black sex symbol kept busy in television long after she played Thelma Evans. Bern Nadette Stanis made guest appearances on What’s Happening Now!, The Cosby Show, The Wayans Bros. and Girlfriends. The married mom of two is also the author of two books, Situations 101: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly and For Men Only. These days, via her website, Stanis gives fans an opportunity to chat with her by phone and she is also a spokesperson for the skin care line Jeunesse.
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