Nika Williams

According to Him + Her | 02/20/2014 | 03:42 PM EST

Born and raised in “The Dirty South”, Nika Williams’ love for performing started when she was just five years old. Often called “The Black Lucille Ball”, the model turned comedian graduated with a B.A in Theatre Performance from the University of Florida.

Nika Williams is often called “The Black Lucille Ball”! She understands that with the name comes honor but their similarities are pretty darn uncanny. Nika like Lucy also started her career as a model, but soon realized comedy was her passion.

She was born and raised in “The Dirty South” or more eloquently stated Miami, Fl. Her love for the arts started when she was just 5 years old performing poems and plays at the community arts center. She went on to graduate with a B.A. in Theatre Performance from the University of Florida.

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