LCT: debut. Theater: Father Comes Home from the Wars by Suzan-Lori Parks (Public Theater). Film credits include leads in American Violet, The Express, My Last Day Without You, Sins of the Mother. Juilliard graduate. Favorite roles include Nsugo in A Living Room in Africa, Mayme in Intimate Apparel, Beneatha inA Raisin in the Sun, Top Girls, Wild Black Eyed Susans. Annenberg Foundation Arts Fellowship recipient.