|Birth Name||Crystal Dionne Porter|
Mini Bio (1)
Crystal Porter-Bazemore was born in Atlanta, GA. She is a graduate of Hampton University with a BA in English Arts. Porter-Bazemore is married to Director/Cinematographer, Tawan Bazemore. Her acting credits include both studio and award-winning Indie films; TV credits; regional and national voice campaigns; and regional and touring theatre companies.
Porter-Bazemore is a three time award-winning Actress for Tawan Bazemore's film "Sound." She is a Producer on the film. "Sound" is currently on the festival circuit. And to date, the film has garnered twelve nominations and ten wins. Porter-Bazemore's studio film credits include Tyler Perry's "Diary of a Mad Black Woman", Allen Wolf's "In My Sleep." Indie award-winning films "At the End of the Tunnel", "Gina's Journey: The Search for William Grimes", "What to Bring to America", "Somebodies", "Dark Remains", "Paparazzi", "Love & Tragedy." TV credits include a recurring role on the ABC pilot "Rom Com." Recent TV credits include, the "Suits" spin-off "Pearson", "The Soul Cafe." Other credits "One Life to Live", "Drop Dead Diva", "Barely Famous." Porter-Bazemore's voice credits include national and regional campaigns for Macy's/Lazarus/Goldsmith, Bank of America, Verizon, Georgia Power and text book narration for Prentice Hall. Theatre credits include Cecilia in "Day of Kings" at the Alliance Theatre under direction of Artistic Director, Susan V. Booth; Taylor (Understudy) in the Ovation winning play "Stickfly" at the Matrix Theatre under direction of Shirley Jo Finney; Angela Lovett played to sold-out audiences in the National Touring Company of Tyler Perry's "What's Done in the Dark"; NAACP Theatre award-winning "Sunday Mourning" and "Pieces."
Porter-Bazemore is currently writing a screenplay and co-writing a pilot she is slated to produce with Tawan for their production company, CinemaOptics. Porter-Bazemore is a published Co-Author of "N9NE: It Gets Easier." Available on Amazon. She is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. And resides in Los Angeles, CA. with her husband.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Tawan Bazemore
|Tawan Bazemore||(22 October 2016 - present)|