Imani Hakim (born August 12, 1993) is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Tonya Rock on the UPN/CW sitcom Everybody Hates Chris as well as portraying Olympic gold medalist Gabrielle Douglas in the 2014 Lifetime original movie The Gabby Douglas Story.

Early life

When she was seven, Imani studied acting at Karamu House Theater in Cleveland, Ohio. She also studied at Alexander's Workshop School in Lakewood, California and at The Young Actor's Space in Burbank, California.


2005–2009Everybody Hates ChrisTonya
2006CSI: Crime Scene InvestigationDarcy
2007Reign Over MeJocelyn Johnson
2008The Replacements (TV series)Tiffany
2009ERAnastasia Johnson
Wizards of Waverly PlaceJump Rope Girl
2014The Gabby Douglas StoryGabby Douglas
2015Chocolate CityCarmen
2016Sharknado: The 4th AwakensGabrielle