TANYA ALEXANDER - AEA, - SAG-AFTRA

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FILM

BLISS

CO-STAR

MIKE CAHILL, Dir

RECOVERY

GUEST STAR

JOHN LIANG, Dir

MINTY

LEAD

KIRA DAVIS, Dir

FEMME 5

GUEST STAR

HAROULA ROSE, Dir

HUMBLE PIE

LEAD

BEN WATTS, Dir

BROTHERS

CO-STAR

TROY ELLIOT, Dir

BEYOND DOUBT

LEAD

MATTHEW HERMOSILLO, Dir

JADA

LEAD

DOUG ROLAND, Dir

WHITE SPACE

GUEST STAR

MAYA WASHINGTON, Dir

MATERIAL GIRLS

CO-STAR

MAVERICK FILMS

WHERE CHILDREN PLAY

CO-STAR

LEILA DJANSI, Dir

KAI

CO-STAR

FRED THOMAS, Dir

THE DARKNESS

FEATURED

DAVID DECOTEAU, Dir

TELEVISION

MURDER AMONG FRIENDS

PRINCIPAL

ROGER MELVIN, DISCOVERY ID

LAW & ORDER: SVU

CO-STAR

UNIVERSAL TV/NBC

THE SHIELD

CO-STAR

FX/THE BARN PRODS.

THE CORONER: I SPEAK FOR THE DEAD

CO-STAR

ERIC WEIGEL, DISCOVERY ID

WILDLIFE - NBC pilot

GUEST STAR/RECURRING

JIM O'DOHERTY, DAVID ISRAEL

BONES

DAY PLAYER

FOX

LUCKY LOUIE

CO-STAR

HBO

URBAN FIT TV

LEAD

DISCOVERY CHANNEL

MTV CORPORATE VIDEO

LEAD

MTV

MTV'S DAILY BURN

GUEST STAR

MTV

BEST OF STL

GUEST STAR

FOX TELEVISION

HALF N HALF

FEATURED

UPN TELEVISION, EYE PRODS.

WEB SERIES/VIDEO GAMES

1001 CUTS

LEAD

NAVID KHONSARI, Dir

FIRE ESCAPE

SERIES REGULAR

NAVID KHONSARI, Dir

TOMBRAIDER Video Game

LEAD

TOBY GARD, DIR.

SISTERS: THE WEB SERIES

LEAD

AVRIL SPEAKS, DIR.

REGIONAL OFFICE HEROES

GUEST STAR

TYLER NEWHOUSE, DIR.

BROWN BETTIES GUIDE Web Series

CO-STAR

MORENIKE EVANS, DIR.

MUSIC VIDEOS

DON'T KISS ME, Music Video

CHOREOGRAPHER/FEATURED

CARL THOMAS, RECORDING ARTIST

1 OUT OF 10, Music Video

LEAD

DIRECTOR Q

THE MIRROR, Music Video

LEAD/CHOREOGRAPHER

DIRECTOR Q

THEATRE (partial list)

MONO/POLY

VICTORIA

ODYSSEY THEATRE, LA

FUTURE SEX INC

CEO

THE LOUNGE THEATRE, LA

HONKY

EMILIA

SAN DIEGO REP, SD

CLYBOURNE PARK

FRANCINE/LENA (u/s)

MARK TAPER FORUM, LA

NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH W/ JOHN KANI

THANDO/MANDISA (u/s)

MARK TAPER FORUM, LA

SUPERNATURAL

KIKI

CHROMOLUME THEATRE, LA

SHAKEPEARE'S: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM

HERMIA

GORILLA REP, NYC

IN DAHOMEY

ADA/ADUKE

NEW FEDERAL THEATRE, NYC

THE FESTIVAL OF THE LION KING

NARRATOR

LYNN TAYLOR-CORBETT, DIR.,

WHEN PAUL ROBESON QUIT THE MOVIES

RUTH

STELLA ADLER THEATRE, LA

CRIMSON LANDBEATS

SOUL

PROVINCETOWN PLAYHOUSE, NYC

THE CONVERT

LEAD/READER

CENTER THEATRE GROUP, LA

JULIUS CAESAR

MARCUS/READER

GRIOT THEATRE, LA

DISNEY YOUNG MUSICIANS

FEATURED

HAMMERSTEIN BALLROOM, NY

HERE'S TO LIFE

BRENDA

COLEMAN & SMITH ARTISTIC CO.

NUDE IN NY

GUEST STAR

ACME THEATRE, LA

WILD THINGS

ENSEMBLE

IVAR THEATRE, HOLLYWOOD

IMPACT REP THEATRE

ENSEMBLE

SCHOMBERG THEATRE, NYC

COMMERCIALS

AVAST BROWSER

Yoga Studio Owner

MU SUN, DIR.

EDC-NY

Optomestrist

CHARLES HOULE, DIR.

POPSLATE

Librarian

JAMIE ANDRIKOPOULOS

CLEARASIL

Nurse

NEAL BRENNAN, DIR.

THE GIGLIST

Artist

MAYA WASHINGTON, DIR.

A SAVED SINGLE WOMAN

Customer

MICHAEL BAEZ, DIR.

INDUSTRIALS

USC KECK HOSPITAL

HR Manager

MATT FULLER, DIR.

WPH6-TRAINING VIDEO

Manager

ERIC WOLFSON, DIR.

GHANA FAMILY PLANNING PROJECT - UCLA

Nurse

CHRIS SHELTON, DIR.

CREATORS IN THE MAKING

Dance Instructor

DAVID KLEILER, DIR

LOCKHEAD MARTIN TRAINING SERIES

Office Worker

LAURA BUCKLES, CD

VOICE OVER

California Tobacco Control

Radio/Web PSA

CTCP

Meijer

Commercial Radio

VC3

Amazon

Internal Industrial

AB2

New Jersey LIFO Law

Online Commercial

PEJ, Andrea Iakovidis

Gold'n Plump Chicken

Radio Commercial

Regional Radio Midwest

Coca Cola Dasani

Corporate Industrial

Lambesis Agency

The Comedy Union

Internet Commercial

The Comedy Union Productions

Tombraider

Video Game

Square Enix, Toby Gard

American Legacy

Industrial

Louis Sallerson

DANCE

DEF COMEDY JAM

FEATURED

HBO

THE WIZ NATIONAL TOUR

ENSEMBLE

SINGER ENTERTAINMENT

CARNIVAL/CHOREOGRAPHER'S BALL

CHOREOGRAPHER/PRINCIPAL

KEY CLUB, LA

NIKE INDUSTRIAL/FASHION SHOW

PRINCIPAL

MADONNA GRIMES, DIR.

MISSY ELLIOT/GINA THOMPSON

PRINCIPAL

ELEKTRA RECORDS

JOE NATIONAL & JAPANESE TOUR

PRINCIPAL/ASST. CHOREO.

JIVE RECORDS

AVODAH DANCE ENSEMBLE

PRINCIPAL

DR. JOANNE TUCKER, DIR.

FRIGHTFEST

PRINCIPAL

SIX FLAGS GREAT ADVENTURE

TRAINING/AWARDS

WINNER 2017 NAACP Theatre Award

Best Solo Show "Keena Unbranded"

Tanya Alexander, Director

WINNER 2016 Santa Monica Internat'l Film Fest

Best Supporting Actress "Beyond Doubt"

Matthew Hermosillo, Director

WINNER 2012 Hollywood Black Film Fest

Best Short Film "White Space"

Maya Washington, Director

WINNER 2009 Hollywood Black Film Fest

Best Music Video "1 Out of 10"

Director Q, Dir.

WINNER 2005 NAACP THEATRE AWARD

BEST PLAY "HATTIE"

LONG BEACH PLAYHOUSE

WINNER 2003/2004 COLSAC AWARD

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

COLEMAN & SMITH ARTISTIC CO.

ST. LOUIS UNIVERSITY

HONORS BA IN THEATRE

SUMMA CUM LAUDE, PHI BETA KAPP

AMER. MUSICAL & DRAMATIC ACADEMY

2 YR CERT IN MUSICAL, CLASSICAL THEATRE

SAG CONSERVATORY

IMPROV, AUDITION, COLD READING

SEENWORK

CASTING DIR. WORKSHOPS

Voice over agent - AB2 Talent Spoken Word Recording Artist, 2 albums released and available - www.TanyaAlexander.net

Physical Characteristics / Measurements

Height: 5'4"

Weight: 130 lbs

Eyes: Brown

Hair Color: Brown

Hair Length: Dreadlocks

 

Chess, Choreographer, Directing, Music Production, Playwright, Pole dance/art, Rap/Poetry, Spoken Word Artist, Aerobics, Billiards/Pool Player, Bowling, Boxing, Cheerleading, Combat - Stage, Cycling, Frisbee, Golf, Gymnastics, Jump Rope, Kick Boxing, Roller Skating, Rollerblading, Track & Field, Volleyball, Weight Lifting, Yoga, Audio Prompter, Bongos, Conga, Dance - Pole Dancing, Dance Argentine Tango, Dance Ballet, Dance Ballroom, Dance Belly, Dance Cha Cha, Dance Hip Hop, Dance Jazz, Dance Mambo, Dance Modern, Dance Rumba, Dance Salsa, Dance Samba, Dance Swing, Dance Tango, Dance Tap, Dancer, Ear Prompter, Flute, Host, Improvisation, Licensed Driver, Mime, Modeling, Percussion, Piano, Singer, Teleprompter, Vocal Range: Alto, Vocal Range: Mezzo Soprano, Vocal Style: Belt, Vocal Style: Rapper, Voiceover, African Accent, British - BBC English Accent, Jamaican Accent, New York Accent, South African Accent, Southern Accent