Ley  Tucker

*Pronounced "Lee"

5 ' 3 "


B.A. with honors Dramatic Art, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


Equity Membership Candidate

Los Angeles-based actress


New York Times "standout" for performance in Easter





New York Theatre/Readings

Type II               Huruma              New Federal Theatre

Easter                Lenora (Lead)    August Strindberg Repertory
Homage            Narrator             Red Harlem Readers

Dream Babies  Tanya (Lead)       Riant Theatre 
Petal Push'n'     Doris                   Negro Ensemble Company, Inc.
Steal Away        Redd                    Paul Robeson Theatre

Pearl of a Girl   Petal                    Frank Silvera Writers’ Workshop 


List available upon request


American Southern Dialect

Driver's License

U.S. Passport



Regional Theatre

Follow Me to Nellie's                 Sandy                             Premiere Stages

A Midsummer Night's Dream  Fairy/Mustardseed       Company Carolina

The Bluest Eye                           Claudia/Pecola U/S      PlayMakers Repertory Theatre


Industrials/New Media


CISCRP MT Pharmacy                Lead                 Merge Studios

Walgreens Beauty University     Host                 HealthiNation

Do's and Don'ts of I Do              Featured

Ruby Tuesday                             Featured           RT Productions

Subject is HIV                             Chantel             Definite Films

Carolers                                      Rachel               SoulMotor Prod.

Managing Projects                     Lead                  Grovo

Training & Workshops

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill: B.A. Dramatic  Art with Distinction (Shakespeare, Scene Study, Movement)  
On-Camera Commercials: Brooke Thomas & Mary Egan Callahan

Monologues, Scene Study, Commercials: JoAnna Rhinehart

On-Camera Commercials: Barry Shapiro, Herman & Lipson Casting


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