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Elise played Helen in Tyler Perry's breakthrough film Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005)...
Elise played Helen in Tyler Perry's breakthrough film Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005). She worked with Perry again in 2010's Colored Girls.
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