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A native of Charlotte, North Carolina, Malia Bobbi Dawkins (SAG-AFTRA) is an American actress, writer and producer, known for Rapunzel Jackson, Da Dish and Da Jammies.

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704-201-0915maliadawkins.commbdawkins@aol.com
Height: 5’ 8Weight: 134 lbs.Hair/Eyes: Brown

TELEVISION

The Young & The RestlessUnder 5CBS/Director Mike Denney
Blood RelativesGuest StarInvestigation Discovery/Director Jim Edwards
Jonas LACo- StarDisney/Director Savage Steve Holland
Big Time RushRecurringNickelodeon/Director Savage Steve Holland
Da Jammies (animated series)Irish/Jamaican/Around the Way Girl (VO)Netflix/Director Ralph Farquhar
LowSupportingBET Jazz/Brian Stemmler

FILM

Rapunzel JacksonSupportingDirector Dabling Harward
22 DaysLeadDirector Michael D. Blackman
Back from IraqLeadDirector Paul Duffy
EpohLeadDirector Carly Lyn
The RemakePrincipalLynne Alana and Timothy Delaney
Miami Vice Uncensored!PrincipalDirector Dan Goldman
How to Hip Hop, TwoFeatured DancerChoreographer Shane Sparks
AmiraFeatured DancerDirector Christopher Ninness

HOSTING

Raven Symone: Teen Design SeriesCo-HostDirector Scott Gurney
Chelsea HandlerGuestE!
The Arsenio Hall ShowGuestWAXN
MTV HitsRecurring HostMTV
Ironman Triathlon TourHostFord Motor Vehicles
Essence FestivalHostFord Motor Vehicles
Steve Harvey’s Neighborhood AwardsHostFord Motor Vehicles

COMMERCIALS/INDUSTRIALS

See List Upon Request

NEW MEDIA/WEB SERIES

Da DishSleepover with Dan & LaurenDan About Town

MODELING

DillardsDance MagazineGabriel BrothersLebos

THEATRE

Riot/RebellionMama Frye/MLK/EnsembleWatts Village Theater Company
SeveranceLady of the LakeMcCadden PlaceTheatre
AntigoneIsmeneStudio Box Theatre, NYC
Black Panther WomenAngela DavisStudio 440, NYC
MudtracksAlmaMarymount Manhattan College
Wholly JoanJoan of ArcMarymount Manhattan College
Father PanikLittle MissyPlayhouse on the Green
ElecktraNurseChildren’s Theatre of Charlotte

TRAINING

BA Theatre Performance DegreeWriting MinorMarymount Manhattan College
MA HumanitiesCreative Writing EmphasisMount St. Mary’s College
Acting, Improv, Voice, Speech and Movement Marymount Manhattan College
ActingBoris LeskinNew York University
Commercial Acting Killian’s Commercial Workshop
Private Acting CoachJanice Kent
DanceVarious InstructorsSteps ‘N Motion Dance Studio

SPECIAL SKILLS

Hosting & Public Speaking, Dancer (Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Hip Hop, African Dance), Basketball, Track, Swimmer, Singer (Alto), Writer (Film, Theater, Copy, Short Stories), Basic Spanish Speaker, Dialects (Southern, English Puritan), Basic Percussionist, Works Well With Children

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