Tawny Cypress

Exotic, multi-racial beauty, Tawny Cypress, began her acting career in the late 1990's. First cutting her teeth in the daytime soap arena, Cypress initially made a name for herself as the charismatic Professor Shambala ... Read more »
Born: 08/08/1976

Filmography

Actor (24)

The Blacklist: Redemption 2016 - 2017 (TV Show)

Actor

Supergirl 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Blacklist 2016 (Tv Show)

Actor

Unforgettable 2012 - 2014 (Tv Show)

Actor

Elementary 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

Home:____ 2013 (Movie)

Laura (Actor)

Blue Bloods 2012 (Tv Show)

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Gun Hill 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

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The Good Wife 2012 (Tv Show)

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Brooklyn's Finest 2010 (Movie)

Allisa (Actor)

Warehouse 13 2010 (Tv Show)

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Rescue Me 2009 (Tv Show)

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K-Ville 2007 - 2008 (TV Show)

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Law & Order: Special Victims Unit 2008 (Tv Show)

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Bella 2007 (Movie)

Frannie (Actor)

Heroes 2006 - 2007 (Tv Show)

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Love Monkey 2006 (Tv Show)

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World Trade Center 2006 (Movie)

Bleeding Woman (Actor)

Stella 2005 (Tv Show)

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Third Watch 2000, 2004 - 2005 (Tv Show)

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100 Centre Street 2000 - 2002 (TV Show)

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Hack 2002 (Tv Show)

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Autumn in New York 2000 (Movie)

Melissa (Actor)

Steve Niles' Remains (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Exotic, multi-racial beauty, Tawny Cypress, began her acting career in the late 1990's. First cutting her teeth in the daytime soap arena, Cypress initially made a name for herself as the charismatic Professor Shambala Stevens on the long-running daytime hit, "All My Children" (ABC, 1970- ), before segueing into primetime roles. A veteran of television's guest-star circuit into the new millennium, Cypress finally hit the big time a few years later with a regular role on the hugely popular hit series, "Heroes" (NBC, 2006-10).

Milestones

2016

Was announced that she'd be reprising her role as Nez Rowan on the spin-off series "The Blacklist: Redemption"

2016

Played Senator Miranda Crane on the superhero series "Supergirl"

2016

Nabbed a recurring part on NBC's "The Blacklist"

2013

Was a recurring character on Netflix's "House of Cards"

2009

Nabbed a recurring part on the action series "Rescue Me"

2009

Landed a supporting role in the crime thriller "Brooklyn's Finest"

2006

Played Simone Deveaux on NBC's "Heroes"

2003

Was a recurring character on "All My Children"

2000

Landed her first TV role on the cop drama "NYPD Blue"

Bonus Trivia

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In 2016 NBC announced that Cypress would reprise her as Nez Rowan on the spin-off series "The Blacklist: Redemption."

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Is of African-American and Native American ancestry.

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Her Native American first name translates to "golden brown."

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