Tamara Taylor

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Tamara Taylor is a popular Canadian actress

Sep 27, 1970

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Personal Details

  • Birthday: September 27, 1970
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Famous: Black Actresses, Film & Theater Personalities, Actors, Actresses
  • Spouses: Miles Cooley (m. 2007–2012)
  • Known as: Tamara
  • Birth Place: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Height: 169cm

Tamara Taylor born at

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Birth Place

Tamara Taylor was born on September 27, 1970 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, to parents Deborah Reid and Vaughn Grouse. She got her last name from her step-father, Eddie Taylor. She dropped out of her high school to pursue her career in acting. Taylor got married to attorney Miles Cooley in the year 2007. Unfortunately, the couple divorced five years later.

Personal Life

Tamara Taylor made her acting debut on television by appearing in an episode of the 1991 series ‘A Different World’. She then appeared as Grace Wilcox in the series ‘Party of Five’. In the year 1998, she got featured in the TV program ‘Dawson's Creek’. The same year, she made her debut on big screen through the flick ‘Senseless’. Soon after this, Taylor acted in the TV movie ‘Introducing Dorothy’ and dramas ‘Early Edition’ and ‘Providence’.


After this, she was offered the role of Dr. Ana Syphax in ‘City of Angels’. In 2002, she did the series ‘Hidden Hills’. Then till 2005, the Canadian actress did a number of big screen and small screen projects, such as ‘Diary of a Mad Black Woman’, ‘Serenity’, ‘The District’, ‘Six Feet Under’, ‘CSI: Miami’, ‘Lost’, and ‘Sex, Love & Secrets.’ After this, she was offered the dramas ‘Numb3rs’ and ‘3 lbs’.


During that time, Taylor also joined the cast of the forensic crime series ‘Bones’ as Dr. Camille Saroyan. She then played the role of Karen in the film ‘Gordon Glass’ in 2007. Four years later, she acted in the film ‘Shuffle’. In 2015, Taylor worked in an episode of the series ‘Hell's Kitchen’ and ‘Justice League: Gods and Monsters Chronicles’ as well as in three episodes of the drama ‘Hunt the Truth’. During that year, she also lent her voice to the character of Wonder Woman for ‘Justice League: Gods and Monsters’ and acted as Andrea Moore in the movie ‘Reluctant Nanny’. In 2017, Taylor had a recurring role in the television series ‘Altered Carbon’. She played the role of Oumou Prescott in the series.