Sydney Tamiia Poitier is a famous Bahamian-American television and film actress. She made her film debut with “Park Day” in 1998, in the same year she made her television debut with the show “Free Of Eden“.
She came eyes of the people after did the TV show “First Years” in 2001, where she acted as ‘Riley Kessler‘ (main role), written by Mark. B Perry and Jill Gordon. She was born on 15 November 1973 (age 47 years as of 2020).
Tamiia worked in many more movies and tv shows like “True Crime” (movie), “happy birthday” (movie), “Hood of Horror” (movie), “The List” (movie), “Noah’s Ark” (TV), “The Twilight Zone” (TV), “Carter” (TV), and more.
|Real Name||Sydney Tamiia Poitier|
|Other Name||Sydney Poitier Heartsong|
|Profession||Television and Film Actress|
|Date of Birth||15 November 1973|
|Age (as in 2020)||47 years|
|Birthplace||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Education||NYU's Tisch School of the Arts
|Collage/University||New York University|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 180cm
in meters- 1.80m
in feet inches- 5'11"
|Weight||in kilograms- N/A
in pounds- N/A
|Debut||Movie: Park Day (1998)
TV: Free of Eden (1998)
|Awards & Achievements||N/A|
|Relationships & Affairs|
|Spouse Name||Dorian Heartsong
|Childrens||Daughter: A'Zalia Delancey Coffey
|Parents||Father- Sydney Poitier
Mother- Joanna Shimkus
Sister- Anika, Half-sisters: Pamela, Beverly, Gina, Sherri
|Favourite Things or Like/Dislike|
|Net Worth||$5 Million|
Interesting Facts about Sydney Tamiia Poitier
- She was born in Los Angeles, California, USA. Her date of birth is 15th November 1973. She is also known as Sydney Poitier Heartsong.
- Her father Sidney Poitier is a Bahamian-American actor, and her mother Joanna Shimkus is a Canadian actress.
- Her older sister’s name is Anika, she also has four half-sisters from her father’s first marriage and their name is Sherri, Beverly, Gina, and Pamela.
- She earned a bachelor’s degree from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts, She attended Stella Adler Studio of Acting to learn acting.
- In 2007 she worked in the film “Death Proof” where she acted as Jungle Julie, directed by Quentin Tarantino, and written by Quentin Tarantino, and the release date was 6 April 2007.
- In the same year she worked on another film “The List”, which is an American thriller film, she played the role of Cecile, directed by Gary Wheeler, with music by James Covell, edited by Jonathan Olive, and release date was 22 April 2007.
- She acted as Clara in the film “Clinical” in 2017, which is an American horror-thriller film, directed by Alistair Legrand, written by Luke Harvis, Alistair Legrand, produced by Ross M. Dinerstein, and the released date was 13 January 2017.
- In 2004 she worked in the TV show “Veronica Mars”, which is an American teen noir mystery drama, where she acted as Mallory Dent, created by Rob Thomas, production location was California.
- From 2008-2009 she worked in the TV show “Knight Rider”, which is an American action television series, where she played the main role of Carrie Rivai, created by Glen A. Larson, Developed by Dave Andron.
- She played the main role of Det. Sam Shaw in the TV show” Carter”, which is a Canadian television crime comedy-drama series, created by Garry Campbell, and produced by Victoria Hirst and Garry Campbell.
- Sydney married Dorian Heartsong in 2012 and they have one child.