|C. C. H. Pounder|
Carol Christine Hilaria Pounder
December 25, 1952
Georgetown, British Guiana
Pounder is the daughter of Ronald Urlington Pounder and Betsy Enid Arnella. She was educated in England, but moved to America in 1970, where she attended Ithaca College. She landed her first role in the musical drama film All That Jazz as Nurse Blake. Afterward, Pounder starred in films such as RoboCop 3 and Avatar.
Pounder has focused primarily on her television career. In the early 1980s, Pounder assumed several guest roles on the serial police drama series Hill Street Blues, after which she landed roles on several popular shows, including The Cosby Show and The X-Files.