High School for the Performing Arts
State University of New York at Purchase
Cast as Tara's alcoholic and abusive mother Lettie Mae Thorton on HBO's "True Blood"
Portrayed Ricky in the film version of Ruben Santiago-Hudson's "Lackawanna Blues" for HBO
Appeared as Letecia Barris on two episodes of "Prison Break" (FOX)
Had a recurring role on NBC's "American Dreams" as Gwen Walker
Made her Broadway debut in the Roundabout Theater's revival of "The Women"; broadcast as part of PBS's "Stage on Screen" series
Had a small role in the HBO film, "Gia"