Carol Christine Hilaria Ounder who is professionally known as C. C. H. Pounder is Guyanese born American TV as well as film actress. She has made her appearance in numbers of the movies, made-for-TV films, TV mini-series as well as plays and she has also made her guest appearance on the notable TV shows.
She has been active in this field since the year 1979 and from that time, she has garnered a lot of popularity as well as huge numbers of fans following. She starred in FX police drama called The Shield as Detective Claudette Wyms from 2002 till 2008. After that, she appeared in James Cameron’s movie known as Avatar in 2009 as Moát. At present, Pounder is portraying the character of medical examiner Dr. Loretta Wade on the NCIS: New Orleans.
At the beginning of her professional career, she started in the New York City Theater. There, she made her appearance in the Might Gents by the playwright Richard Wesley as well as Open Admissions on Broadway. In 1982, she moved to Los Angeles and then starred in a movie called Baagdad Cafe.
She also has made the smaller appearances in multiple other successful movies. Pounder has mainly focused on her TV career. Her other filmography as well as TV credit includes Silver, All That Jazz, Face/Off, Race, End of Days, White Dwarf, Demon Knight, Lifepod, I’m Dancing as Fast as I Can, Aladdin and the King of Thieves, Things Behind the Sun, Boycott, Avatar, Rain, L.A. Law, RoboCop 3, The Line, If Tomorrow Comes, Valerie, Resting Place, Run Till You Fall and many more.
Prior to that, she once owned a jewelry shop named as Banji Girls along with her business partner Conni Marie Brazelton. But now, she sells the jewelry through her website. She is also one of the founders of the Artists for New South Africa and she has energized awareness of the post-apartheid as well as HIV/AIDS issues.
A native of Georgetown, British Guiana now Guyana, came into this world on 25th December of the year 1952 which has now made her at the age of 62. She is the daughter of Ronald Urlington Pounder and Betsy Enid James. She went to get her education from the England and then moved to United States where she got enrolled at the Ithaca College. Later, she made her acting debut in the year 1979 in the movie called All That Jazz. She is tall at height of 5 feet and 7 inches.
Moving on to her personal life biography, Pounder is a married woman. She is married to her husband Boubacar Kone who is a Senegalese anthropologist. The couple tied their knot in an African ceremony in the year 1970 in the Dakar, Senegal and later again got remarried in Los Angeles, California after six months. She has three children together with her husband who are named as Nicole, Libya and Matthew.
She also has six grand-children named as Elisa, Michelle, Kelly, Libya, Enid and Matthew. Besides that, for more details regarding her can also be accessed from various sites and she can also be followed in her social networking sites such as Twitter and Instagram account.