My dad's mother's Puerto Rican and black, and his father was from Barbados." She first gained critical recognition for her performance as the troubled teen Cisely Batiste in Kasi Lemmons' 1997 film Eve's Bayou; she received two award nominations, including her first NAACP Image Award nomination.According to Good, she grew up "super nerdy, super skinny, buckteeth, big ole afro and yet I had a sense of confidence about myself, like, 'they just don't get it yet' After taking on small film and television roles for the next few years, Good began to transition into more mature roles in the early 2000s.2003 proved to be a major year for Good, as she landed roles in the action-drama Biker Boyz and the romantic-comedy Deliver Us from Eva, which helped her transition from child to adult actress. S., and for her performance received a Best Actress nomination at the 2005 Black Movie Awards.
The 34-year-old actress previously told Wendy Williams that she had no plans to start a family any time soon."The only pitter-patter I'm going to hear right now is my niece Penny and her little sister on the way," she said during an appearance on The Wendy Williams Show back 2013.She also starred in the 2013 comedy Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues starring Will Ferrell.Good has also earned a reputation as a scream queen, having starred in the horror films Venom (2005), One Missed Call (2008), Saw V (2008), and The Unborn (2009).She also jetted off for a romantic getaway to Mexico for the new year, where she posted snaps of the pair on the beach.
In one snap she shows off her curves in a mismatched bikini.Beginning her career in 1985 at the age of four, Good has appeared in numerous television shows, films, and music videos.In 2011, Good featured in an ensemble cast of the successful film version of Think Like a Man.Good married Franklin, a TV and movie executive and Seventh Day Adventist preacher, in 2012.They had been dating for a year after meeting on the set of 2011 comedy Jumping The Broom.She began her acting career around the age of four. In the early stages of her career, Good started out doing work as an extra on television shows such as Doogie Howser, M. and Amen. When she was thirteen, Good was cast in her first film, the 1995 hit Friday. Good first began to gain recognition for her performance as troubled teen Cisely Batiste in Kasi Lemmons' critically acclaimed 1997 film Eve's Bayou, which earned Good two award nominations, including her first NAACP Image Award nomination.