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Tamara Taylor

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Tamara Taylor (born September 27, 1970, height 5' 6½" (1,69 m)) is a Canadian television actress. Born in Toronto to a black Canadian father and a Scottish Canadian mother, her most famous role is that of Dr. Camille Saroyan, head of the Forensic Division, on the forensic crime drama Bones. She also appeared in the CBS medical drama 3 lbs as Della and the UPN series Sex, Love & Secrets in the role of Nina, both of which were short-lived. Taylor has made guest appearances on NCIS, Numb3rs, Lost, CSI: Miami, Without a Trace, Party of Five and Dawson's Creek. She portrayed Debrah Simmons in the 2005 romantic-comedy Diary of a Mad Black Woman. Taylor also had a brief role in Serenity, the movie conclusion of the TV series Firefly by Joss Whedon. Through her part in Serenity, Taylor was able to audition for a show with actor David Boreanaz, who had previously worked with Whedon in Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel. She also appeared in the TV series Lost, as the former girlfriend of Michael and mother of Walt. She first appeared in Bones in the first episode of the second season, "The Titan On The Tracks," portraying the character Dr. Camille Saroyan. In the first six episodes of the season, she was credited as "Guest Starring" because creator and writer Hart Hanson had planned to kill her in episode six when Howard Epps, a recurring serial killer, poisoned her in order to create more tension and drama between the two main characters. However, the response to Cam was so strong that the writers offered her a position as a recurring regular in the show. Thus, in episode 7, "The Girl With The Curl," she was credited as a main character of the series and appeared in the title sequence.


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Born:
Sep 27, 1970 In Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Movie/TV Credits:
24
First Appeared:
In the movie People on Sunday 1930-02-04
Latest Project:
tvshow The Good Lord Bird 2020-10-04
Known For
Poster of This Close
Poster of August Falls
Poster of Bingo Night
Poster of Sex, Drugs & Taxation
Filmography
tvshow October Faction Deloris Allen 2020-01-23
tvshow The Good Lord Bird Unknown 2020-10-04
tvshow 楹联里的中国 Unknown 2020-01-24
tvshow Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez Unknown 2020-01-15
tvshow JoJo & Gran Gran Unknown 2020-03-16
tvshow Torn from the Headlines: The New York Post Reports Dr. Leslie Harrison 2020-03-16
tvshow The Ramyeonator Unknown 2019-12-06
tvshow Man in Room 301 Unknown 2019-12-19
tvshow Ghalati Unknown 2019-12-19
tvshow This Close Unknown 2018-02-14
Movie Siberia Sibyl 2018-07-13
Movie August Falls Mina 2017-04-17
Movie Every Thing Will Be Fine Unknown 2015-04-02
tvshow Justice League: Gods and Monsters Chronicles Bekka (voice) 2015-06-08
Movie Bingo Night Debrah 2014-03-15
Movie Sex, Drugs & Taxation Nina 2013-08-29
Movie Kinky Killers Unknown 2007-06-01
Movie Diary of a Mad Black Woman Debrah 2005-02-25
tvshow Bones Camille Saroyan 2005-09-13
Movie Serenity Teacher 2005-09-03
Movie Senseless Janice Tyson 1998-02-20
Movie Jeffrey Tracy McAllister 1995-08-18
tvshow Freshman Dorm Carla 1992-08-11
Movie People on Sunday Actrice 1930-02-04