Is a New Orleans native. Her family's history in the city has been traced back as far as the 1800s. Her father was one of the first African American geologists at Texaco oil and her mother was a nurse for over 30 years throughout the metropolitan city. She graduated from George Mason University with a BA in theater.
Height: 5' 5" (1.65 m)
Known for: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Dallas Buyers Club (2013), The Best of Me (2014), The D Train (2015)