Kim Coles (born January 11, 1962) is an American actress and comedienne, best known for her role as a cast member on the sketch comedy, In Living Color, and as Synclaire James on the Fox series, Living Single. Coles has appeared on many television shows, including Frasier ('Dr.' Mary Thomas), Six Feet Under, Celebrity Mole and The Geena Davis Show. Early in her career, she appeared as one of the hosts of It's Showtime at the Apollo. She was an original cast member on the sketch comedy series In Living Color that appeared on the FOX network. After leaving 'In Living Color', she then got the role as Synclaire James on Living Single. She appeared as the mother of Spirit on UPN's One on One. Coles is a published author; her book is called I'm Free But It Will Cost You. Coles appeared on Celebrity Mole: Hawaii and was the first contestant to be eliminated.
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