Female actress that plays a character named after herself on The Wire
. In the series she plays a gangster girl who runs with Marlo Stansfield's crew and is one of his top hitmen, together with Chris Parlow.
She's known for her ice-cold and mercyless attitude when it comes to executing Marlos orders.
She's also a lesbian in the series as well as in real life, she cross-dresses most of de time.
In real life she was born premature to her mom who was crack-addicted. She was raised in a East Baltimore foster home. She was sentenced at the age of 14 for second-degree murder. While in prison she got her GED. Director David Simon states that he picked up Felicia "Snoop" Pearson in a Bmore nightspot and immediately asked her to try out for the role the next day.
She has also appeared in numerous Hip-Hop Videos.
Dude 1: Y'all gon pop out and pop off. Drop who you can.
Youngin: Let's go all westcoast with this.
Snoop Pearson(laughs): Say whut?
Youngin: Like boyz n da hood, drop a nigga and not slo down.
(They start driving, youngin fires shots but hits nobody.)
Snoop Pearson: Ain't even hit none of em, this nigga is wild. (Aims and pops guy that is running away in the head).(Looks at youngin smilin)
FUCK DEM WESTCOAST NIGGAS, CUS IN BMORE WE AIM AND HIT A NIGGA, YA HEARD?!