Zee James recently made her mark in the role of the adult `Tonya` on the hit comedy Everybody Hates Chris. Zee`s performance and easy going demeanor endeared her to audiences, turning what was supposed to be a one episode co-starring role into a recurring role. A native of Tupelo, Mississippi, Zee graduated from high school and attended the University of Mississippi. Arriving in California with five hundred dollars given to her by her father, she followed her dreams of being an entertainer. Always focused, Zee attended Long Beach State University on a track and field scholarship while devoting time to her studies and simultaneously pursuing her acting career. In 2002, Zee landed her first co-starring role on the CBS drama The District. With her foot firmly planted in Hollywood`s door, she took on new challenges with the Feature film 75 Horror, where she added another notch to her belt by performing as a Stunt-woman. Zee has also appeared on the HBO hit show Entourage playing opposite Kevin Dillon and Jerry Ferrara, and in 2007 She was featured in the comedy film Epic Movie; written and directed by Jason Friedburg and Aaron Seltzer. Zee has also appeared in over five National commercials. Look for her as she is currently in the new Nationwide Insurance commercial playing a beautiful "Bride".