Monica Calhoun: “Exude Beauty Inside, Manifest It Outside”
Actress Monica Calhoun moved cross country with her family to California where as a child, she worked with famed director F. Gary Gray. Monica is best known for her roles in the films, The Best Man, Players Club, Bagdad Café, and Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit. She went on to appear in films with other notable stars but in the late 90’s/ early 2000’s, but one of her best-known roles is that of the character “Mia” in The Best Man movies.
In the sequel, Best Man Holiday, Mia is a wife and mother who longs for her friends–who are like family–to get back together during the holidays. No matter what their issues or differences, Mia is the voice of reason and shows the importance of family. It was a role that Monica knows all about she puts her family first as well.