Taylor's first big break came when she landed a series regular role on Party of Five, playing Matthew Fox's love interest, Grace. Later, she was cast as Dr. Ana Syphax in Steven Bochco's drama City of Angels with Blair Underwood, and as Sarah opposite Paula Marshall on Hidden Hills. Most recently, Taylor starred as Nina in Sex, Love & Secrets, opposite Denise Richards and Eric Balfour. Among dozens of memorable guest appearances, Taylor most recently appeared on the series Lost, Numb3rs, CSI: Miami and Navy NCIS.
Taylor made her feature film debut as Marlon Wayans' love interest in the romantic comedy Senseless, with David Spade and Rip Torn. Within a year she played Halle Berry's best friend in the critically-acclaimed biopic Introducing Dorothy Dandridge. Taylor also starred in Tyler Perry's box office hit Diary of a Mad Black Woman, and appeared in the sci-fi adventure Serenity.
Taylor enjoys the beach, hiking, movies and books and shares her Los Angeles home with two chihuahuas, Bruno and Miss Pixie.
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Tamara Taylor Facts
|September 27, 1970 (53)
|Toronto, Ontario, Canada
|Serenity (2005) as Teacher
|Lost (2004) as Susan Lloyd
|City of Angels (2000) as Dr. Ana Syphax
|Party of Five (1997) as Grace Wilcox