ABOUT TAMARA

Tamara Della Anderson is a multi-talented producer, activist, singer, actor, writer, and director. Her production and direction credits include a film short, Dating Chronicles. Check out the new artists at her production company, The Gumbo Lab.

She is a member of the Racial Justice Organizing Committee, Black Lives Matter at School, and the Melanated Educators Collective, and the curator of the BIPOC Database and Resource Guide

Coming to a theatre soon is her newest solo show with music, Black Bitch Cape - 2022

Tamara was Critics Choice Award Nominee for Best Supporting Actress and 2012 Best Supporting Actress- Zoren Award. She can be seen as Marian Stamps on The Blacklist on NBC, Deborah (Seasons 1 and 2) in the Netflix Original series, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt , on HBO in Show me a Hero, on Starz in Sweetbitter, and Showtime on Nurse Jackie!

She has been featured in Nunsense, Matilda, Saturday Night Fever, Don't Bother Me I can't Cope, Ain’t Misbehavin, Winter's Tale, Yellowman Violet, as well as numerous plays and musicals in various regional theaters across the country. 

Film projects include Barbershop 2, The Nail: The Joey Nardone Story, The Happening and Kevin's Room

Her one-person show Soul of a Chanteuse has been called a collage of poetry and soul music, and featured at such venues as the Duplex, Perks and the Cutting Room in NYC. Her book, Soul of a Chanteuse is available in Amazon. It is a collection of poems and stories. Check out her blog, Confessions of a Single Parent Actress