Tempestt Bledsoe

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Tempestt Bledsoe
Birth name Tempestt Bledsoe
Born August 1, 1973 in Chicago, Illinois, USA
Notable Roles
Notable Episodes



Starring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
The Cosby Show Vanessa Huxtable 1984–1992 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Guys with Kids Marny 2012–2013 1

Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
A Different World Vanessa Huxtable 2x13 - Risky Business February 2, 1989
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Herself 5x25 - For Whom the Wedding Bells Toll May 15, 1995
The Practice Roberta Baylor 3x02 - Reasons to Believe October 4, 1998
The Practice Roberta Baylor 3x09 - State of Mind December 6, 1998
The Practice Roberta Baylor 3x10 - Love and Honor December 13, 1998
The Parkers Neena Davis 1x09 - And the Band Plays On November 8, 1999

Specials and Made-for-TV Movies

Title Role Airdate Series/Banner
The Gift of Amazing Grace Grace Williams November 19, 1986 ABC Afterschool Specials
Dance 'Til Dawn Margaret October 23, 1988 NBC Sunday Night at the Movies

Talk, News and Game Show Appearances

Series Episode Airdate
The New Hollywood Squares October 13-17, 1986
The New Hollywood Squares May 9-13, 1988
Maury October 25, 1995

Awards and Accolades

Young Artist Awards

(3 Nominations)


  • Graduated from New York University with a Bachelor's Degree in finance
  • Has been in a relationship with actor Darryl M. Bell since 1993
  • Hosted her own short-lived daytime talk show, "The Tempestt Bledsoe Show"
  • Is a vegetarian