Megalyn Ann Echikunwoke was in Spokane, Washington. Her father was Nigerian and her mother is of English and Scots-Irish descent. Her last name, “Echikunwoke”, means “leader of men” and Megalyn is the granddaughter of a Nigerian tribal leader of the Igbo, which technically makes her African royalty. She is known for playing “Nicole Palmer” in the first season of 24 (2001), “Angie Barnett” (Kelso’s girlfriend) in the seventh season of That ’70s Show (1998) and “Isabelle Tyler” in The 4400 (2004). She was raised on a Navajo Indian Reservation in Chinle, Arizona. In early 2008, she starred opposite Alessandro Nivola in an independent movie, directed by Jerry Zaks, titled Who Do You Love (2008) where she played a heroin-addicted lounge singer. She did all of her own singing in the movie.