Roxie Roker worked in a variety of genres and built up a diverse and reputable career. She had an early role on the television special "Change at 125th Street" (1973-74). In the beginning of her career, Roker acted in films like "The Bermuda Triangle" (1978). She additionally landed roles in the TV movies "Billy: Portrait of a Street Kid" (1977-78) and "Making of a Male Model" (1983-84). Several more television roles followed in the eighties, including stints on "Murder, She Wrote" (1984-1996) and "A Different World" (1987-1993). She also appeared in the TV special "The Celebrity and the Arcade Kid" (1983-84). She also had a part in the TV miniseries "Roots" (). She also appeared as Mom in "Penny Ante" (1990). She held additional roles in television including a part on "Hangin' With Mr. Cooper" (1992-97). Roker last appeared in "The Day My Kid Went Punk" (1987-88). Roker was married to Sy Kravitz and had one son, Lenny Kravitz. Roxie Roker passed away in December 1995 at the age of 66.