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Height: 5'6

Hair Color: Dark Brown

Eyes Color: Dark Brown

Location: New York City


About Syd

Born, raised, and residing in Brooklyn, New York, Syd is an actress on the rise. From having both leading and supporting roles in web series', short films, commercials, and music videos, as well as promotional model experience, she is passionate about her career and will stop at nothing until her face is seen all over and her voice is heard. Syd graduated from Howard University with a degree in Radio, Television and Film, with a minor in Theatre Arts; her skill set is both in front of and behind the camera, making her extra special. She is constantly auditioning, working, booking, rehearsing, self submitting, networking, building relationships, and taking ownership of her present and future. She is currently training with well-renowned acting coach Anthony Abeson in NYC.

Syd is passionate about being a Brown face that other Brown faces, young and old, can look to for inspiration and reminding them that no dream is too big and nothing is impossible.


Favorite quote: "Remind yourself, nobody's built like you, you design yourself" - Jay Z, mogul. 

Training & Workshops

Fired Up | Lead Actress | Director: Savannah Summerlin

Hello My Name Is | Lead Actress | Director: Tamia Bailey

McDonalds Commercial | Lead Actress | Director: Waleed Debour

"Gravity Blanket" Commercial | Lead Actress | Director: Mark Wynohradnyk 

"Sengled" Commercial | Lead Actress | Director: Jacob Krupnik

Kalahari Resorts | Featured Actress 

Hook & Reel Commercial | Featured Actress | Junyan Hou

When Two Ends Meet | Supporting Actress | Director: Deborah Miller

Nightwatcher | Supporting Actress | Director: Amira Hasib

Bachelor’s Inquisition | Supporting Actress | Director: Paris Woods

Web Series

He Said She Said | Lead Actress | Director: Shanel Charles

Loyalty Landz | Lead Actress | Director: Tajzhane Dopson

Isabelle | Supporting Actress | Director: Jamel Furlow

Brian The Series Ep. 1 | Supporting Actress | Director: Jordan Riggs


Brian The Series Ep. 2 | VoiceOver | Director: Jordan Riggs

Anthony Abeson Studio          Acting Coach 

Terry Knickerbocker Studio      Summer Acting Intensive    


Terry Knickerbocker Studio.      Improv Workshop

Howard University              Bachelors of Arts in                                                   Radio,TV, Film & Theatre Arts 

Special Skills

Dialects: Jamaican and Brooklyn


Double Dutch



Comedic Timing


Dark & Lovely | Hair Model

Museum of IceCream | Model

Urban Decay Cosmetics | Model

Fox 5 Spring Fashion Segment | Model | Host: Lori Stokes

ORS Curls Unleashed | Promotional Model 

IT Cosmetics | Parts Model

"HELLO" music video | Actress | Artist: Iman Shumpert

High Off You” music video | Lead Actress | Director: Julius Stukes

“What U Wanna Do” music video | Lead Actress | Director: Richard Lankford