Lisa Bonet on the cover of Rolling stone - 1988
Lisa Bonet (born Lisa Michelle Boney; November 16, 1967), also known as Lilakoi Moon, is an American actress. She legally changed her name to Lilakoi Moon in 1995. She is best known for her role as Denise Huxtable Kendall on the long-running NBC sitcom The Cosby Show, and originally starring in its spinoff A Different World.
Bonet was born in San Francisco, California. Her African American & Cherokee father, Allen Boney, is an opera singer and Texas native; her Jewish mother, Arlene (née Litman), was a teacher.