Kyla Pratt

7 Things Kyla Pratt Can’t Live Without

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WATCH: Kyla Pratt Talks 'Call Me Kat' And Her Hilarious Reaction To Learning About The 'Proud Family' Reboot

The multi-talented actress also opened up about working with Issa Rae for her guest starring role on 'Insecure' and lessons she's learned while navigating Hollywood. TV, film, and animation voice actress Kyla Pratt has been coming to our screens for over two decades. Now, an adult with two kids of her own, the starlet has an outlook colored by years of experience and prioritization of family and self.
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The Proud Family's Kyla Pratt on Representing Black Girls: “It’s an Amazing Feeling”

I’m a cartoon girl at heart. Doesn’t matter that I’m grown; I have no shame for it. But the problem with being an animated TV lover growing up was realizing how little Black representation there is in the genre. Of course, the TV landscape is a bit different now, but in the ‘90s and early ‘00s, there wasn't a mainstream cartoon character whose story really resembled mine as a pre-teen. That was, until The Proud Family premiered on Disney Channel in 2001.

Kyla Pratt and Jo Marie Payton on being “spotted” from their ‘Proud Family’ voices

The follow-up to the beloved animated series The Proud Family, called The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder, is now on Disney+. The streaming service is also home to the original series, which stars Kyla Pratt as Penny Proud, Tommy Davidson as her dad, Oscar, Paula Jai Parker as her mom, Trudy, and Jo Marie Payton as Penny’s grandma, Suga Mama. However, all the attention means Kyla and Jo Marie have to be quiet in public — unless they want a lot more attention from fans, that is.

Kyla Pratt Wants to Transport You Back to Your Childhood ASAP

It’s spring 2004 and I’m riding the charter bus on the fourth grade field trip. Cushioned headphones snuggle my ears while the CD player they’re connected to rests peacefully on my lap. The Proud Family soundtrack blasts through, without any skips or scratches, and this is bliss.

Kyla Pratt Celebrates 'The Proud Family' Reboot On Disney+

It's been more than 15 years since The Proud Family graced audience's screens... but that's about to change. This year, The Proud Family is louder and prouder with their highly-anticipated return on Disney+. "I'm really excited and I'm just so happy to be a part of it this time around......
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Kyla Pratt on ‘The Proud Family’ Reboot and Growing Up on Camera

Bakari Sellers is joined by actress Kyla Pratt to discuss her transition from child to adult actor (2:58), working with legends like Eddie Murphy (8:11), and the upcoming reboot of The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder (19:05). Host: Bakari Sellers. Guest: Kyla Pratt. Producer: Donnie Beacham. Executive Producer: Jarrod Loadholt.

2022 NAACP Image Awards: 5 Things You May Not Know About Kyla Pratt

Actress and singer Kyla Pratt started her career in the entertainment industry with her television debut in the 1993 series Where I Live. From there, the star accumulated more opportunities, guest-starring in hit shows, including Living Single, Family Matters, and Walker, Texas Ranger, before landing a lead role in the 2000s comedy series One on One. The 35-year-old also starred in over a dozen movies, including the most notable Dr. Dolittle franchise.

FOX 53 Insider: Kyla Pratt & Julian Gant

PITTSBURGH — On this week's FOX 53 Insider, Darren Zaslau chats with the stars of Call Me Kat, Kyla Pratt and Julian Gant. Pratt is "Randi" and Gant plays the role of "Carter" on season 2 of the Call Me Kat. The show premiered Jan. 9 on Pittsburgh's FOX 53.

Mayim Bialik, Cheyenne Jackson & Kyla Pratt Talk New Season Of 'Call Me Kat'

Triple threat Mayim Bialik is juggling being a mom, host of Jeopardy!, and actress as Call Me Kat returns for a second season. "We have this super star-studded cast. We have Leslie Jordan who basically saved the pandemic with his Instagram account [and] Cheyenne Jackson who's just incredible," Bialik said.