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Sydney Tamiia Poitier

Sydney Tamiia Poitier was born on November 15, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Death Proof (2007), Grindhouse (2007) and True Crime (1999). She has been married to Dorian Heartsong since June 2012. They have one child. See full bio »

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 2015/I Too Late
 2014/II Flawed (Short)
Jana Conley
 2013 The Mouseketeer (Video short)
 2012 Kendra (TV Series)
- Memory (2012) ... Leslie
- Old Fashioned (2012) ... Leslie
- Driver's License (2012) ... Leslie
- Diceman Cometh (2012) ... Leslie
- Three Way (2012) ... Leslie
 2012 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series)
Grace Tilwell
- I Ka Wa Mamua (2012) ... Grace Tilwell
 2012 The Shooting Star Salesman (Short)
 2011 Private Practice (TV Series)
- Step One (2011) ... Michelle
- Love and Lies (2011) ... Michelle
 2011 Supah Ninjas (TV Series)
Katherine / Katara
- Katara (2011) ... Katherine / Katara
 2011 Big Tweet (Short)
Big Tweet's Girl
 2010 Page 36 (Short)
Miss Gray
 2010 Yard Sale (Short)
Kate Butler
 2008 Blues
 2007 Death Proof
Jungle Julia (as Sydney Poitier)
 2007/II The List
 2006 Hood of Horror
 2006 Grey's Anatomy (TV Series)
Deborah Fleiss
- 17 Seconds (2006) ... Deborah Fleiss
 2004 The Devil Cats
Hellena Handbasket
 2003 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Dr. Leslie Coburn
- The Placebo Effect (2003) ... Dr. Leslie Coburn
 2003 Abby (TV Series)
Abby Newman / Abigail 'Abby' Walker
- Abby Wallows, Max Follows (2003) ... Abby Newman
- Kiss My Ex (2003) ... Abby Newman
- Bare Naked Lady (2003) ... Abby Newman
- The Mama and the Papa (2003) ... Abby Newman
- Leggo My Ego (2003) ... Abby Newman
 2001/I Happy Birthday
 2001 First Years (TV Series)
Riley Kessler
- There's No Place Like Homo (2001) ... Riley Kessler
- ...And Then You Die (2001) ... Riley Kessler
- The First Thing You Do... (2001) ... Riley Kessler
- Pilot ... Riley Kessler
- Episode #1.7 ... Riley Kessler
 2001 MacArthur Park
 1999 Noah's Ark (TV Mini-Series)
Ruth (as Sydney Poitier)
 1999 True Crime
Jane March (as Sydney Poitier)
 1998 Free of Eden (TV Movie)
Nicole Turner
 1998 Park Day
Sophia Johnson
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Stage: Appeared in "Hello from Birtha", Stella Adler Conservatory, New York City. See more »

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2 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sydney Tamila Poitier | Sydney Poitier


5' 9½" (1.77 m)

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