Plays Matthew Perry's girlfriend in Emmy-nominated TV movie "The Ron Clark Story"
Cast as Shelby in "The Best Man"
Lands first notable role as Neely O'Hara in "Valley Of The Dolls" (Syndicated, 1994)
I've had people come up to me and say, 'thank you for representing the Afro-Latinas' - and it occurred to me that this actually means something to people out there who look like me." De Sousa quoted on Latina.com, July 12, 2011
I've always been kind of an introvert growing up. People even picked on me because I was quiet." De Sousa quoted on Vibe, Nov 20, 2013