The Kids from "Fame"
| Erica Gimpel|
| Erica Fawn Gimpel|
June 25, 1964 (age 51) (1964-06-25) Manhattan, New York, U.S.
High School of Performing Arts
The Kids From Fame Live, The Kids From Fame, The Kids From Fame Sing For You
Joseph Gimpel, Phyllis Bash
Profiler, Veronica Mars, Veronika Decides to Die, North and South, Freaky Friday
Gene Anthony Ray, Valerie Landsburg, Lee Curreri, Cynthia Gibb, Carlo Imperato
Erica Fawn Gimpel (born June 25, 1964) is an American actress, singer, songwriter and dancer. She is best known for her roles on television shows Fame as Coco Hernandez and on Profiler as Angel Brown. She is also known for her major recurring roles on the television shows ER as Adele Newman and on Veronica Mars as Alicia Fennel. Gimpel was most recently on the HBO series True Blood Season 5 episode "Sunset" as the Fairy Elder.
Gimpel was a judge on RTÉ One's Fame: The Musical, an Irish TV talent show seeking a boy and a girl to play Nick and Serena respectively in the Irish touring production of Fame.
In January 2010, Gimpel released her first CD, Spread your Wings and Fly.
Gimpel was born in Manhattan, New York. In 1982, she graduated from New York's High School of Performing Arts. She had toured the United States and Europe with her mother, singer Phyllis Bash, in the play "Porgy and Bess." Her father is Joseph Gimpel, a short story writer.
Erica Gimpel Wikipedia