Jasika Nicole

Jasika Nicole (born Jasika Nicole Pruitt) is an American actress and illustrator from Birmingham, Alabama. Jasika studied theatre, dance, voice, and studio art at Catawba College in Salisbury, North Carolina before moving to New York City to pursue a career in acting. She appeared in several regional productions and moved on to off-Broadway plays before making her TV premiere in 2005 on Law & Order: Criminal Intent. She made her film debut in the movie Take the Lead”. She is also an illustrator and has created an autobiographical online comic called “High Yella Magic”. She is most famous for portraying the character of Astrid Farnsworth in the TV series Fringe. “