Ella Joyce

Ella Joyce is an American actress. She is best known for Bubba He-Tep, Set It Off, and Stop! Or My Mom Will Shoot. Other film credits include Lucky Girl, Nina, California Solo, Saybrook: The Tully Girls, Busted, Stranger Inside, The Old Settler, Frozen Hot, and Selma, Lord, Selma.

Television credits include Eleanor Emerson on HBO’s Roc, Jasmine Scott on ABC’s My Wife and Kids, and Gladys Crawford on TV One’s Belle’s.

Theatre credits include Off-Broadway as Lily Ann Green in Crumbs from the Table of Joy (McGinn-Cazale Theatre); and regionally, as Lady Paradis in Bossa Nova and Risa in Two Trains Running (Yale Repertory), Rosa Parks in A Rose Among Thorns (Billie Holiday Theatre), and Tonya in King Hedley II (Seattle Repertory).