Taji Coleman

Taji Coleman

Actor, screenwriter and singer in Los Angeles, California

About Taji

I'm a native Angelino....yes you read that right...im a Native....which makes me a rare endangered species in Hollywood. Started as a dancer, but was told I had great long legs so I pursued modeling, but then was told I was to athletic, so I got cast in a play and the bug bit me there.
I then landed the role of a lifetime....as a superhero in a theme park. That's right I was STORM from the original X-men comic book series. And a good one too.
Since then Ive made a great living as a working actor in reputable TV, Film, Stage and Commercial roles.
Stay tuned, more of me to come on a screen, stage or radio near you.


Name: Taji Coleman

Lives in: Los Angeles, California

Occupation: Actor, Screenwriter, Singer and Voice Actor

Unique traits: I have a quick ear for picking up accents. And work amazingly with children. Dogs seem to love me.

Projects

  • Behold My Heart

    Behold My Heart (2018)
    Film (Drama) Actress In the aftermath of tragedy, a woman and her teenage son must forge into uncharted territory in order to move on with their lives.

  • Lying and Stealing

    Lying and Stealing (2018)
    Film (Crime) Actress Add a Plot »

  • Major Crimes

    Major Crimes (2017)
    Television (Crime, Drama and Mystery) Actress This "Closer" spinoff follows cases handled by the Major Crimes division of the LA Police Department. The 7-member team is headed by Capt. Sharon Raydor, whose intellectual smarts combined with a calm, even temperament help a team of experts solve high-profile murder cases. In addition to running the show, Raydor helps guide and protect her teenage charge, a witness in a horrific crime, who finds a safe refuge among members of the major-case squad. Written by writermaia

  • Backstabbed

    Backstabbed (2016)
    Film (Thriller) Actress A struggling housewife decides to become a real estate agent and inadvertently puts her life in danger when she takes a job with a corrupt broker who will do anything to land a deal.

  • La La Land

    La La Land (2016)
    Film (Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical and 1 More) Miscellaneous Crew Aspiring actress serves lattes to movie stars in between auditions and jazz musician Sebastian scrapes by playing cocktail-party gigs in dingy bars. But as success mounts, they are faced with decisions that fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart. Written by Eirini

  • 12 Monkeys

    12 Monkeys (2016)
    Television (Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi and 1 More) Miscellaneous Crew Follows the journey of a time traveler from the post-apocalyptic future who appears in present day on a mission to locate and eradicate the source of a deadly plague that will nearly destroy the human race.

  • All the Way

    All the Way (2016)
    Film (Biography, Drama and History) Miscellaneous Crew November 22, 1963. President John F. Kennedy has just been assassinated and Vice President Lyndon Johnson is now President. One of his first acts as President is to reaffirm the US government's intention to pass the Civil Rights Act. This Act was drafted while JFK was in office and gives people of all races the same rights, including voting rights, access to education and access to public facilities. However, he faces strong opposition to the bill, especially from within his own party. He will have to use all his political will and cunning to get it through. Written by grantss

  • Customer Service

    Customer Service (2015)
    Film (short) by Aimee Graham (Comedy and Romance) Actress An encounter with an unruly customer reignites passion to the life a lonely, weary, passive aggressive, cell phone technician.

  • The Boots

    The Boots (2015)
    Film (short) by Leah Lynette (Comedy and Family) Actress "The Boots" is a short silent comedy. Think of it as a modern-day Charlie Chaplin. It's the tale of an adorable little guy named Donovan. He goes on a summer shopping trip with his family and spots a pair of awesome red cowboy boots that he must have. He throws an epic tantrum in a misguided effort to get these boots, which results in his mom teaching him a lesson he will never forget - the true meaning of "too much of a good thing". Written by Leah Lynette

  • Wacko Smacko

    Wacko Smacko (2015)
    Television (Comedy) Actress A comedy that explores female friendship and the harsh realities of learning how to love yourself while being a Hollywood twenty-something

  • Wicked City

    Wicked City (2015)
    Television (Crime and Drama) Actress A pair of LAPD detectives track down serial killers terrorizing the Sunset Strip.

  • Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip

    Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015)
    Film (Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family and 2 More) Miscellaneous Crew Through a series of misunderstandings, Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend in Miami...and dump them. They have three days to get to him and stop the proposal, saving themselves not only from losing Dave but possibly from gaining a terrible stepbrother. Written by 20th Century Fox

  • A to Z

    A to Z (2014)
    Television by Ben Queen (Comedy) Actress A chronicle of Andrew and Zelda's relationship, which lasts for eight months, three weeks, five days, and one hour.

  • Another Way Out

    Another Way Out (2014)
    Film (short) by Ed Broaddus (Family) Actress Two troubled teenagers search for a life opposite of violence, abuse and drugs.

  • Ray Donovan

    Ray Donovan (2014)
    Television by Ann Biderman (Crime and Drama) Actress Ray Donovan, a professional "fixer" for the rich and famous in LA, can make anyone's problems disappear except those created by his own family.

  • Out of Limits

    Out of Limits (2014)
    Film (short) by Matt Jacobs (Drama) Actress

  • Baby Daddy

    Baby Daddy (2014)
    Television by Dan Berendsen (Comedy, Drama and Family) Actress Ben becomes a surprise dad to a baby girl when she's left on his doorstep by an ex-girlfriend. Ben decides to raise the baby with the help of his mother, his brother Danny, his friend Tucker and Riley the girl who is harboring a secret crush on him. Written by ABC Family

  • Phantom Halo

    Phantom Halo (2014)
    Film by Antonia Bogdanovich (Crime, Drama and Thriller) Actress Brothers Samuel and Beckett Emerson are barely scraping by. Their father, Warren, continues to gamble and drink away any money they bring home. With all the havoc that is constantly going on in their lives, the family members each find solace in his own way, through Shakespeare, comic books and impossible love affairs. Beckett seizes the opportunity to make some easy money by counterfeiting in hopes of repaying his father's debts. When Beckett's plan goes awry, the family must decide to change their ways or pay the ultimate price Written by GNR

  • Blackout

    Blackout (2012)
    Television (Action and Thriller) Actress A team of mercenaries lead by a disgraced former Marine causes a blackout in Los Angeles to gain access to some CIA slush funds.

  • Bathroom Vanities

    Bathroom Vanities (2012)
    Film (short) by Christopher Scott Cherot (Comedy) Makeup Department A don't-judge-a-book-by-its-cover comedy about one woman's unforgettable experience in a ladies' bathroom.

  • Hart of Dixie

    Hart of Dixie (2011)
    Television by Leila Gerstein (Comedy, Drama and Romance) Actress Fast-talking New Yorker and brand new doctor Zoe Hart has it all figured out - after graduating top of her class from medical school, she'll follow in her father's footsteps and become a cardio-thoracic surgeon. But when her dreams fall apart, Zoe decides to accept an offer from a stranger, Dr. Harley Wilkes, to work with him at his small practice in Bluebell, Alabama. Zoe arrives in this small Gulf Coast town only to find that Harley has passed away and left his half of the medical practice to her in his will. Written by Anonymous

  • Love Bites

    Love Bites (2011)
    Television by Cindy Chupack (Comedy) Actress A series about love, and all the crazy things it makes us do, like pretending to be a virgin to get a guy interested. Or competing with your fiancée's favorite bedroom toy. Or actually being in the position to take advantage of the "celebrity exemption list," and join the mile high club at the same time! Love Bites pulls back the curtain to expose modern romance - in a way you've never seen before. Written by nbc

  • The Revolution

    The Revolution (2011)
    Film (short) by Jennifer Stefanisko (Adventure and News) Actress Set in an unspecified time and place, an underground political group stages a revolution via pirate radio, secret code and guerrilla tactics. The group members, taking alter egos of 20th century revolutionary figures, disseminate their message through manifesto, reportage of current events and acts against authority in a never-ending cycle of trial and error. Written by Anonymous

  • Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son

    Big Mommas: Like Father, Like Son (2011)
    Film (Action, Comedy and Crime) Miscellaneous Crew FBI agent Malcolm Turner and his son, Trent, go undercover at an all-girls performing arts school after Trent witnesses a murder. Posing as Big Momma and Charmaine, they must find the murderer before he finds them. Written by Anonymous

  • Uncle Nigel

    Uncle Nigel (2010)
    TV Movie by Randall Zisk (Comedy) Actress A police detective takes his incompetent nephew as a partner.

  • Gamerz187

    Gamerz187 (2009)
    Film (short) by Fernandel Almonor (Comedy) Actress The insane comic adventures of 3 gamers. Their lives are crazier than the games they play.

  • Outnumbered

    Outnumbered (2009)
    Television (Comedy) Actress Hardworking Drew and Allison Embry are doing their best, juggling careers and the raising of three children. But clearly, the kids have them "outnumbered" and often overwhelmed.

  • A Pig's Ear

    A Pig's Ear (2008)
    Film (short) by Grant Barbeito (Drama) Actress, Makeup Department

  • The Office

    The Office (2008)
    Television by Stephen Merchant (Comedy) Actress A remake of the hit 2001 BBC TV series The Office (2001), this is a mockumentary that documents the exploits of a paper supply company in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Made up of head chief Michael Scott, a harmlessly deluded and ignorantly insensitive boss who cares about the welfare of his employees while trying to put his own spin on company policy. With an office including the likes of various peers who have their own hangups, The Office (2005) takes a look at the lives of its co-workers: bored but talented salesman Jim, his mildly sociopathic, butt kissing enemy Dwight, mildly righteous receptionist Pam, and indifferent temp Ryan. Written by mystic80

  • Parker

    Parker (2007)
    Film (short) by Teo (Drama) Actress Mary Abigail PARKER just got an early parole after 13 years of a self defense murder conviction. As the number one female boxer in the California penal system she was free to do most anything she wanted so long as her fists kept making the warden money. Under the guidance of her new tough-love parole officer, Parker must rethink who she is, where she's going and what she's willing to do to prolong this new freedom. The story is intertwined with that of little MARY, 13, a streetwise con artist who relies on her guts and wits for survival. Hustling her own money allows her to do what she wants, when she wants. She likes that and is willing to do whatever it takes to maintain her present cash flow lifestyle. Every dream has a price... 'No freedom is free.' Written by Teo

  • The ½ Hour News Hour

    The ½ Hour News Hour (2007)
    Television by Ned Rice (Comedy) Actress

  • Mista Nice Guy

    Mista Nice Guy (2007)
    Film (short) by Stacy Pyles (Comedy and Romance) Actress MARVIN (28, nerd 101) is the only male in a small, female-dominated office. Endless cubical chatter about no good men, personal female dramas and favorite chick flicks is more than he can bear. Hopeful for promotion to move onward & upward, Marvin strives eagerly, but that plan just got canned by his domineering BOSS LADY. Doomed to be the office whipping boy forever, Marvin can continue to be frustrated, or he can allow his frustrations to inspire an ingenious plan. Written by Chris Sergi

  • Carpoolers

    Carpoolers (2007)
    Television by Bruce McCulloch (Comedy) Actress A group of guys who carpool to work together from their suburban homes.

  • Pushing Daisies

    Pushing Daisies (2007)
    Television by Bryan Fuller (Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery and 1 More) Actress Ned possesses the unique talent of being able to bring the dead to life merely by touching them. However, the person may remain alive only for one minute, or else someone else dies for them. A second touch will render the person dead again, unable to be revived. Through his connections with PI Emerson Cod, Ned revives his childhood sweetheart, Chuck. The trio, aided occasionally by Olive Snook, helps solve the mysteries of various murders, whose murderer is often surprising. Written by Mandy

  • The Counter

    The Counter (2006)
    Film (short) by Lauren Wagner (Drama) Actress 1962 Alabama. A changing world view visits a small town diner when one day three black students attempt to desegregate the whites only lunch counter. The diner's waitress must decide if she will follow the local law of segregation or help the students while members of the town watch her every move. Written by Lauren Wagner

  • In Justice

    In Justice (2006)
    Television by Robert King (Crime and Drama) Actress David Swain is a successful lawyer with political aspirations and he decides to form an organization called the National Justice Project that sets out to help those who were wrongfully convicted. Charles Conti a former cop, is the one who investigates all of the cases along with some other volunteers. And once he has enough evidence that proves the person's innocence he gives it to Swain who in turn gets them out and hogs all the glory. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

  • Family Reunion

    Family Reunion (2005)
    Film by Adleane Hunter (Drama) Actress When the Porter and Wilson Families are brought together in a South Central emergency room,they are forced to confront the unresolved issues that have left them estranged for almost 20 years. It's a reconciliation complicated by transgressions of the past. Divorce, spirituality, interracial relationships and forgiveness are all explored in this drama of two families. A gripping story of consequence that brings these families into their own~Family Reunion Written by Tony Bracy

  • Intersection

    Intersection (2005)
    Film (short) by Eric Haywood (Drama) Actress "Intersection" tells the story of a married man who gets involved in a hit-and-run accident while out with his mistress.

  • Their Eyes Were Watching God

    Their Eyes Were Watching God (2005)
    TV Movie by Darnell Martin (Drama and Romance) Actress Sassy Janie Starks looks unlike to get anywhere in pre-Great War Easton, Florida, but lands the best colored catch, lively shopkeeper Joe Starks, who even becomes town mayor. However her refusal to oblige his expectations of decency turn love into bitterness. After his death, she prefers to enjoy 'freedom' again, with cocky outsider 'Tea Cake' as playmate, and not just at chess. They even face the risks of seasonal labor. Written by KGF Vissers

  • Prey

    Prey (2005)
    Film (short) by Fernandel Almonor (Thriller) Casting department A Hitchcockian psychological thriller about a woman who fears she's being hunted.

  • The Playbook

    The Playbook (2005)
    Television by Doug Greiff (Comedy) Actress A comedy show that helps men deal with a variety of topics.

  • Judging Amy

    Judging Amy (2005)
    Television by John Tinker (Drama) Actress A family drama focused on three generations of women living together in Hartford, Connecticut. Amy Brenneman plays Amy Gray, who left New York City behind and now works as a family court judge. Karle Warren plays Lauren, Amy's daughter; Tyne Daly is Maxine, Amy's tough, opinionated mother. Written by Anonymous

  • Long Story Short

    Long Story Short (2004)
    Film (short) by Simbiat Hall (Comedy) Actress, Makeup Department LONG STORY SHORT follows "Temple Ross" as she tries, aided by her two best friends "Tonya" and "Lou", to get her hair done. The mission seems easy enough to accomplish; but just like the world of black hair, things are rarely as they appear. Written by Simbiat Hall

  • House M.D.

    House M.D. (2004)
    Television by David Shore (Drama and Mystery) Actress The series follows the life of anti-social, pain killer addict, witty and arrogant medical doctor Gregory House with only half a muscle in his right leg. He and his team of medical doctors try to cure very ill ordinary people in the United States of America. Written by Samtroy

  • The Steve Harvey Show

    The Steve Harvey Show (2000)
    Television by Winifred Hervey (Comedy) Actress A former funk star named Steve Hightower enlists as a high school music teacher away from his original career in Chicago.

  • Let's Talk About Sex

    Let's Talk About Sex (1998)
    Film by Troy Byer (Drama) Actress An aspiring African-American talk show host sets out with two girlfriends to videotape interviews with multicultural women about life, love and sex. She interviews her friends Michelle, who is a vixen, and Lena, who is more vulnerable about their views on sex. Through the course of the project, all three women work out their sexually problems and questions, and work on their relationships with men. Written by InBaseline.com

  • Fame L.A.

    Fame L.A. (1998)
    Television by Richard Barton Lewis (Drama) Actress Updated version of the acclaimed show from the '80s, set in Los Angeles, and featuring a group of talented Performing Arts students being mentored by a seasoned acting coach.

  • East of Hope Street

    East of Hope Street (1998)
    Film by Nate Thomas (Drama) Actress Based on actual events- 15 year old Alicia Montalvo escapes the civil war violence in her native El Salvador to live in Los Angeles with her younger brother and crack-addict aunt. Her trials are compounded when the illegal sweatshop in which she works is raided. Escaping the INS raid, she is beaten by her aunt when she comes home without cash. At school, her bruises are noticed and child welfare authorities eventually step in and place her in a foster home, separating Alicia from her brother. At the foster home she is led astray by the family's other foster daughter and falls victim to a sexual predator. Police, pregnancy, the group home for pregnant teens, the house bully, rape and a shooting. It's more bad stuff than one human being should have to bear. Written by Anonymous

  • Dangerous Minds

    Dangerous Minds (1996)
    Television (Drama) Actress

  • South Beacon Hill

    South Beacon Hill
    Film (Drama) Actress A 1970s cop family drama set in Seattle's South Beacon Hill. After riots over the police shooting of an unarmed black teenager on South Beacon Hill, SPD-the Seattle Police Department, is integrated with black members of the community.

Education

  • Spelman College (Atlanta, GA)

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