2020

  • Booked 2 commercials

  • My TV showiStuck With Youipremieres on the Urban Movie Channel. Subscribe today

2019

  • Booked a social media campaign ad for BOSE electronics

  • Season 2 of my webseries, Stepford Sidechix, premiered on YouTube

  • My webseries, Stepford SideChix made the pre-nominations list for the 2019 Daytime Emmy Awards

  • Booked the lead role in 2 indie series, Harrietta & Discovering Brooklynn

  • Booked a series regular on the upcoming Urban Movie Channel (UMC) channel series called Stuck With You!

  • Signed commercially with Agency For The Performing Artists (APA)!

  • Stepford Sidechix got picked up for TV on the NuTV Network in Atlanta, GA!

  • Featured in VoyageLA magazine! Read interview HERE

2018

  • 'TRAFFICKED' released digitally on Demand, iTunes, Amazon, Redbox, Fandango, GooglePlay, etc.

  • Signed theatrically with PANTHEON TALENT!

  • Booked a role in the feature film, 'Christmas Harmony', which was shot in Colorado

  • Premiered my webseries 'Growing Up Immigrant' on YouTube

  • Shot season 2 of my webseries 'Stepford Sidechix'. Season 1 currently on YouTube.

  • Feature film 'BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN' opened in theaters nationwide on August 24, 2018! It received a 93% audience score on Rotten Tomatoes!

  • My feature film Christmas Harmony premiered on Lifetime TV

  • Beautifully Broken DVD released in Walmart and online

2017

  • 'Trafficked' feature film has its world premiere in Italy at the Ferrara Film Festival!
  • Booked co-star roles on 2 network TV shows!
  • Booked a role in 2 short films
  • Featured in an article on Deadline.com for my role in 'TRAFFICKED'! This film had its United States premiere at the United Nations in NYC on October 5, 2017 and was released in theaters on October 6, 2017.

2016

  • Booked a role in 2 commercials, including my first national!
  • Booked a role in the feature film 'BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN' shooting in South Africa!
  • Booked a role in 2 webseries
  • Traveled to Nigeria to teach my first ever acting class for kids!
  • Booked a role in 2 short films

2015

  • Signed with my first talent manager, JULIET GREEN MANAGEMENT!
  • Booked a role in 2 feature films, including a lead role in 'TRAFFICKED' directed by Will Wallace
  • Featured in an article on TheWrap.com for my role in 'Trafficked'
  • Booked a role in 3 short films
  • Booked a role in 2 webseries, including a lead role in'STEPFORD SIDECHIX'
  • Booked a role in the play, 'A RAISIN IN THE SUN'
 

 

2014

  • Signed with commercial talent agency, AQUA TALENT AGENCY!
  • Booked a role in the feature film, 'BUTTERFLY CAUGHT'
  • Booked a role in 5 short films
  • Booked a role in 4 webseries
  • Hired as a Duke Media Entertainment intern for director, writer, and actor Bill Duke
  • Traveled to Austin, TX to attend the 'A BETTER LYFE' premiere at the Flix Brewhouse!
  • Celebrated my 1 year anniversary of living in Los Angeles! Momma, I survived :)

 

 

2013

  • Booked a role in 4 short films
  • Booked a role in 2 commercials
  • Booked a role in 2 webseries
  • 'WE ARE FAMILY' takes home the Silver award for Best Pilot at the Nevada International Film Festival
  • The director of 'A BETTER LYFE', a fellow cast member, and myself were interviewed by Austin, TX radio station, KAZI 88.7FM, The Voice of Austin!
  • The director of 'A BETTER LYFE' and myself were interviewed by online radio station, Tha1Radio based out of San Antonio, Texas!
  • 'WE ARE FAMILY' wins the Gold Remi Award at Worldfest 2013 in Houston, Texas
  • Won 1st place at the F.A.T. Talent Show at UT Austin with a 5 minute monologue from  the movie 'For Colored Girls'!
  • I have relocated from Austin, TX to Los Angeles, CA! Oh so bittersweet

 

 

2012

  • Booked a role in the feature film 'THE LAST BREATH' shooting in New York City!
  • Booked a role in the sitcom pilot 'WE ARE FAMILY'!
  • I play the role of "Mistress Eliza Penniford in 'THE SCARLETT LETTER' stage adaptation by Sarah Saltwik world premiering at the University of Texas at Austin.

  • 'AFRICA56', a play written and directed by me, debuts at the University of Texas at Austin!
  • I graduated from college! Officially a University of Texas at Austin alumni with a Bachelor of Arts in Theater and Dance
  • A feature film I was cast in last year, 'CAMP KICKITOO,' wins "Best Comedy" at the San Diego Black Film Festival! It also received the Golden Ace Award at the Las Vegas Film Festival! And also screened at the Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival and the Greenbay Film Festival
  • 'CAMP KICKITOO' receives theatrical release at the Highland Galaxy Movie Theater in Austin, TX!

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​              "Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen." Hebrews 11:1

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