Kyla Pratt (born September 16, 1986), is an American actress. She is a native of Kansas City, Missouri, and sometimes she is credited as Kyla A. Pratt.
Kyla Pratt's first real acting experience came on a Friends episode, "The One Where Rachel Quits." She plays the scrud that Ross encounters in the Brown Birds.
Pratt has been involved in many Disney Channel projects, such as The Proud Family television show as the voice of Penny Proud, and was also in "The Proud Family Movie" as the same character's voice. She also was featured in one episode on Lizzie McGuire as Gordo's girlfriend.
She has done many commercials, including one for Nike where she played basketball, and she also participated in the television series of Smart Guy, where she also plays basketball with Tahj Mowry, the show's star, in one of the episodes.
As a movie actress, she was in the movie Dr. Dolittle and its two sequels, playing Maya Dolittle. In 1999, she won a Nickelodeon Kids' Choice award for "Favorite Rising Star." Pratt also starred in the role of Doris in the 2004 live-action film Fat Albert. Pratt starred as Amanda Beale in the Nickelodeon TV film, Maniac Magee. She was also in the movie Love and Basketball.
Kyla can now be seen starring in the UPN hit One On One as Breanna. She also guest starred in an early episode of noir detective show Veronica Mars, also on UPN. She starred in Dr. Dolittle 3 which was release straight to DVD on April 25, 2006.