The down side was the cameras were rolling when Brooks had a wardrobe malfunction on a fashion show runway.Most of the show focuses on conversations between the women that can be kind or catty.From 2000 to 2008, Brooks starred as Maya Wilkes in the UPN/The CW comedy series, Girlfriends for which she received two NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series nominations.She also has appeared in films Motives (2004), Beauty Shop (2005), and Something New (2006).“It’s not about the highs and lows, but how to deal with what happens,” Brooks says.“And now that I have a child, it is so wonderful to come home and see this little face. “I have a great home life and a team of friends who keep me grounded.” In other words, she’s nothing like a diva.Golden Ameda Brooks (born December 1, 1970) is an American actress.
All this work comes after Brooks took some time off to have a baby.
Brooks earned a Masters degree from Sarah Lawrence College.
On television, she has appeared on The Adventures of Pete & Pete, Promised Land, Linc's, and The Jamie Foxx Show as a girl named Nancy, whom Jamie confuses with Fancy.
“Then I began looking it through the lens of what it would be like to see Golden Brooks personally.
Media is a different beast, and you have got to keep up with the times.” Brooks saw the show as a way to help keep her name out there with fans and those in the industry.