Actress. Writer. Activist through art.
Company
A Flower in Fire Productions, LLC
Tamara is a NY-based actress, writer, and filmmaker from Philadelphia, PA whose artistry spans theatre, poetry, short fiction, and business writing. A 2017 graduate of The William Esper Studio, which was listed as one of “The 25 Best Drama Schools in 2015” in the Hollywood Reporter, Tamara completed her studies in acting, movement, and voice & speech. Before becoming a filmmaker, Tamara has also worked in the TV business at renowned networks such as NBCUniversal, BET, and currently - HBO.
Also a graduate of the Pennsylvania State University, Tamara wrote, produced, and directed a number of award-winning shows and performances throughout her tenure as a student, such as Behind Their Lips, a monologue show created to raise domestic violence awareness.
Tamara considers herself an “activist through art,” noting her affinity for creating unique and nuanced stories for the purposes of bringing awareness to important social and cultural issues not normally explored. She seeks to be a vessel for stories that uplift and entertain and uses her words to build doors for the purpose of inviting you all in.
  • Acting (2 Credits)
    A Night at the Table2019
    Short
    Appetizer2019
    Short
  • Writer (2 Credits)
    A Night at the Table2019
    Short
    Appetizer2019
    Short
  • Producer (2 Credits)
    A Night at the Table2019
    Short
    Appetizer2019
    Short
  • Director (1 Credit)
    A Night at the Table2019
    Short
Finalist
A Night at the Table
Las Vegas International Film & Screenwriting Competition
Las Vegas, Nevada
2019
Official Selection
A Night at the Table
BronzeLens Film Festival
Atlanta, Georgia
2019
Official Selection
Appetizer
Greater Cleveland Urban Film Festival
Cleveland, Ohio
2019
Official Selection
Appetizer
Hollywood South Urban Film Festival
Atlanta, Georgia
2019
Official Selection
A Night at the Table
DC Black Film Festival
Washington, DC
2019
Bronze Award: Best Acting Ensemble
A Night at the Table
Independent Shorts Awards (ISA)
Silver Award: Best Trailer/Teaser
A Night at the Table
Independent Shorts Awards (ISA)
Gold Award: Best Crime Short
A Night at the Table
Independent Shorts Awards (ISA)
Best First Time Director (Female)
A Night at the Table
IndieX Film Festival
Bronze Award: Best First Time Director
A Night at the Table
Independent Shorts Awards (ISA)
Official Selection
Appetizer
Las Vegas International Film and Screenwriting Competition
Las Vegas, Nevada
Bronze Award: Best Romantic Short
Appetizer
Independent Shorts Awards (ISA)
College
Penn State University
Broadcast Journalism
20102014
Birth Date
May 28, 1992
Nickname
Tee
Birth City
Philadelphia, PA
Current City
New York, NY
Hometown
Philadelphia, PA
Height
5'2
Gender
Female
Eye Color
Brown
Zodiac Sign
Gemini
"People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." -- Maya Angelou
Actress. Writer. Activist through art.
Company
A Flower in Fire Productions, LLC