Tamara Woods

Tamara Woods is a Christian actress / model.

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With passion and conviction, young actress Tamara Woods has had the opportunity to be on set with A-list actors such as Sigourney Weaver, Clifton Davis, Jennifer Aniston, Gerard Butler, Bill Duke, Aunjanue Ellis, Tyrese Gibson, James Franco, to name a few. She also had a cameo appearance in Sure Looks Good, now on DVD; short films, For Better or For Worse, playing the lead role as Renee, and Streets Keep Calling Me, that was part of the Philadelphia Film Festival in 2007. She also appeared in commercials for both Nike and Forman Mills, and has been working in Theatre ever since with a goal to go from the Avenue of the Arts, Broad Street in her hometown of Philadelphia to Broadway, New York as well as  major films.                                                                                                                                                                                                  Though a native of Philadelphia, Tamara Woods, had a desire for acting and modeling at the age of nine. She started performing at the age of five by dancing at family functions during the Hip-Hop era by popping and break dancing.  Tamara is proud to have sacrificed her daily life to serve her country. Her last assignment was Operation Enduring Iraqi Freedom.  During her deployment, her constant drive to remain connected to the arts lead Tamara to be involved in mime performance, liturgical dance, choir, and a stage play which ignited her passion for performing all over again. 

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Since then, Tamara has been embarking upon an elevated career in acting and has trained with Award Winning Actress, Veronica Redd; with Broadway Dreams; at the Walnut Street Theatre under Sharon Geller; and at Temple University under Donna Snow.

Her consistency as a performer and passion for acting in both film and on stage allow her to continually hone her skills in preparation for any role. Directors in search of an artist committed to their craft identify Tamara Woods as a treasured cast member and thespian. Some of her influences include Robert DiNero, Samuel L. Jackson, Sandra Bullock, and Whoopi Goldberg.

Tamara believes that God has blessed her with this gift to share with the world. She quotes “I hope to reach out to help others hoping to enlighten or enrich someone’s life.

Tamara Woods Resume

http://www.TamaraWoods.weebly.com Height: 5’8”

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Brown

 Dress Size: L/14

 Shoe Size: 9

Agent : Roe Lennon

Film

For Better or For Worse Renee (Lead) Dir., D. Craig RobbinsThe Bounty HunterGambler Dir., Andy TennantAfternoons with Ms. MooreTeacher Dir., Alexandra HanesSure Looks GoodAspiring Author (Featured) Dir., Lionel CookBollywoodEvacuee Dir., Kabir KhanThe Casting CallMother/Audition Dir., Ben FosterStreets Keep Calling MeManager of Recovery Center Dir., Lionel CookCoverInmate Dir., Bill DukeMargaretOpera Fan Dir., Kenneth Lonergan: Peggy AnnapolisNavy Cadet/Boxing Fan Dir., Justin Lin: DisneyOrigin of Species and Descent of ManStudent Dir., Mat Conant

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Television

Philadelphia:The Great ExperimentSlave History Making ProductionsPolitical AnimalsElaine’s Campaign Supporter Horizon ProductionLifeKnocks Lupus DocumentaryJury Dir. Cynthia DiClaudioCityLivin: Pilot w/Charles BarkleyYoung, hip woman Greer Lange Talent Agency

Commercials

Nike Inc.Soccer Fan Smuggler ProductionCarnival Cruise Lines: PinatoCandy Taker Dir., Noam MurroCW PhillyContestant Free to be FamousForman MillsFashion Show Attendee Dir., Barbara White

Industrial

Potomac MedicalGillian Blueye ProductionNursing OrientationStudent Nurse Dir., Elizabeth Westgard

Theater

Watermelon CornbreadMaMa Dunkins D.Reed EntertainmentWhy Can’t We Be Friends (Anti-Bully) Ms. Hicks Dir. Charron MonayeThe Faces of LifeLinda Walnut Street TheatreHave You Seen HerGwen (Supporting) Dir. Duane PerryThe Other Side of LoveGracie Ellis HeavenSong EntertainmentThe Gospel According To The ArtsGrandma/Last 7 Words Purposed Child UnlimitedDon’t Stop BelievingEnsembleBroadway Dreams @ Kimmel CenterA New Shade of BlueBillie Holiday Dir., Ronn RossWomen In ZionPriscilla/Spirit of Manipulation Delaware Opera HouseWalter I’m AliveCarmel Ashley Stewart Dir., Ray DuvalBroadway Comes to State RoadMusical Drexel Hill PlayersThe Best Christmas Pageant EverIrma Slocum Dir., Steve CritzWormwood Chronicles: The Tempter Sister Trudy Dir., Charlene MillerFive Women Wearing the Same DressFrances Temple University

Music Video

Sherry Butler: Afro BlueBusiness Woman Dir., Barry Sames Intrigue Prod

Live Event Promotion

Dove Chocolate Candy BarsDistributor DOVE

Training

Actors’ Intensive Workshop – Award Winning Veronica ReddBroadway Dreams Foundation Intensive ProgramMonologue Training – Tom Todoroff Walnut Street Theater: Sharon Geller – Improvisation; BobbiBlockTempleUniversity: Voice for the Actor; Intro to Theater; Public Speaking; Donna Snow & Katherine Rondeu

Special Skills

Southern, Spanish, and African Accents, Multiethnic, Mime, Liturgical Dance, Sing alto and soprano, Military training, Human Resources, Teacher, good with children, Voice Over Characters, Design Brochures, Wedding Coordinator, Host, Bowl, and Pilates.

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