Tia Dionne Hodge

Tia Dionne Hodge

T Squared Media
Actor, Author, Director, Performance Coach, Playwright, Producer, Screenwriter, Script Consultant, Theatre Director and Voice Artist

Bloomfield, New Jersey

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January 2014
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About Tia

Tia Dionne Hodge-Jones is an award winning writer, actor, and director/producer. She is the inaugural recipient of the Adrienne Kennedy Society’s Louis Kent-Hope Award for Excellence in Creative Writing & Poetry, a former National Poetry Slam Team Champion, and a proud acting instructor at Performers Theatre Workshop in Maplewood, NJ. Her monologues and essays can be found in New Monologues for Women by Women, Volume II, and Black Comedy - 9 Plays. Tia Dionne is a member of the Dramatists Guild of America, New York Women in Film, SAG-AFTRA, and AEA.She earned her B.A. and M.A. in English Literature from Case Western Reserve University in 1996. She resides with her husband and daughter in Bloomfield, NJ.

Credits

  • The Land of Steady Habits

    The Land of Steady Habits (2018)
    Film Actress

  • Livin' On a Prairie

    Livin' On a Prairie (2017)
    TV Short Actress

  • Steps

    Steps (2017)
    Film Actress

  • Where's the Love

    Where's the Love (2015 - 2016)
    Television by T Squared Media/Tia Dionne Hodge (Comedy and Drama) Actress/Creator Cultures collide and boundaries are blurred when an up-and-coming Black working actress and her colorful family seek counseling from an unconventional, White male therapist.

  • Forever

    Forever (2014)
    Television (Drama, Fantasy, Mystery and Sci-Fi) Actress Henry Morgan is a man who's been alive for 200 years and he doesn't know why and has spent the past 200 years trying to find out. Presently he works as a medical examiner in New York. Detective Jo Martinez works with him and is intrigued with him. Abe is the only one who knows Henry's secret. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

  • MAN TIES: The Manti Te'o Story

    MAN TIES: The Manti Te'o Story (2013)
    Film Actress

  • 666 Park Avenue

    666 Park Avenue (2012)
    Television (Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi and 1 More) Actress If you could make one wish, what would it be? And what would you do to get it? At 666 Park Avenue, all of your dreams and burning desires can come true: wealth, sex, love, power, even revenge. But just be careful what you wish for, because the price you pay...could be your soul. Welcome to The Drake, the premiere apartment building on Manhattan's Upper East Side. Owned by the mysterious Gavin Doran (Terry O'Quinn) and his sexy wife Olivia (Vanessa Williams), The Drake is home to dozens of residents who are unaware they're living in the dark embrace of supernatural forces. They think their dreams are all coming true, only to find they've been lured into making, what feels like, a deal with the Devil. When a young Mid-western couple - Jane Van Veen (Rachael Taylor) and Henry Martin (Dave Annable) - is hired to manage The Drake, they soon discover that evil, obsession, and manipulation has a home. Written by ABC Television

  • BN4 Real

    BN4 Real (2009)
    Television (Comedy) Director Add a Plot »

  • One Life to Live

    One Life to Live (2008 - 2009)
    Television (Drama) Actress One Life to Live premiered in 1968, centering on the lives of the citizens of the fictional town of Llanview, PA. Concentrating on the wealthy Lord family, and the middle-class Woleks and Rileys, the show was one of the first daytime dramas to depict people from all sorts of backgrounds. The show was the first to depict an interracial relationship, and among the first to explore drug addiction. It has also depicted dissociative identity disorder, cultism, out-of-body experiences, international espionage, time travel, and even underground cities! Written by Anonymous

  • Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

    Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2009)
    Television (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actress In the criminal justice system, sexually based offenses are considered especially heinous. In New York City, the dedicated detectives who investigate these vicious felonies are members of an elite squad known as the Special Victims Unit. These are their stories. Written by John Craig

  • Death and Beauty

    Death and Beauty (2009)
    Film (Short, Comedy and Drama) Second Unit Director or Assistant Director A young artist (Hannah Rose Fierman) loses her creative prowess and will not rest until she can create again. Her compassion and character are put to the test when life meets death. For her, beauty is the great equalizer. Death and Beauty is a narrative short film contemplating the social boundaries we create for ourselves and others. Wills are pushed to the edge while testing one's character when bad social dynamics ignite between herself and her neighbors (Oliver Brooks, Naim Omari, and Lili White). This often happens very close to home, sometimes inside our homes. What is expected of our humanity in these situations? What is expected of us in maintaining our identities? Death and Beauty explores these quandaries. Written by Red Horse Cinema

  • Quid Pro Quo

    Quid Pro Quo (2008)
    Film (Drama, Mystery, Romance and Thriller) Actress Isaac Knott is a public radio reporter in New York, in a wheelchair since an auto accident in which his parents died. He's on the rebound from a relationship when he gets a tip about people who want to be disabled, who offer money to interns to cut off a limb. He searches out a group of these wannabes, but none will talk to him. Then he meets his tipster, Fiona Ankany, an art conservator, attractive and attracted to him. She discloses her desire to be disabled, to be in a wheelchair. Meanwhile, Isaac tries on a pair of wing-tips, spectators, that restore feeling to his feet. What are the connections? What's Fiona's quid pro quo? Will Isaac get his story? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

  • Grand Theft Auto IV

    Grand Theft Auto IV (2008)
    Video Game (Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime and 2 More) Actress Niko Bellic, a European immigrant, arrives at Liberty City at the invitation of his cousin Roman, who advertised a fictitious lifestyle in America that included a mansion, exotic sport cars and beautiful promiscuous women. Upon his arrival Niko finds out that everything Roman told him via the Internet was a mere lie. In reality, his cousin runs a slummy taxi depot, thrives in a small one bedroom apartment and is constantly hindered by the presences of greedy debt collectors; and in this case scenario, Niko is Roman's guardian angel. Niko mercilessly hoards away the loan-sharks while the evils of Liberty City begin to surround both of the Bellics, and ugly figures from Niko's past begin to catch up with him. In a city where there is no such thing as peace and sincerity is rare and indistinguishable, Niko Bellic truly ponders the deeper meaning of the American Dream. Written by commanderblue

  • Conviction

    Conviction (2006)
    Television (Crime, Drama and Mystery) Actress ADA Alexandra Cabot from "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" returns as the bureau chief for the group of young ADAs. According to Dick Wolf, "'Conviction' will be a 'charactercedural,' we will be dealing extensively with characters' back stories and personal lives." Written by Anonymous

  • Starveillance

    Starveillance (2006)
    Television (Animation and Comedy) Actress Parodies of celebrity situations.

  • Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse

    Saturday Night Live: The Best of Saturday TV Funhouse (2006)
    Television (Animation and Comedy) Archive footage The Ambiguously Gay Duo host this special edition of Saturday Night Live devoted to 24 installments of Saturday TV Funhouse. In between they slip backstage to find out as much as possible about their favorite cast member, Jimmy Fallon.

  • The Colbert Report

    The Colbert Report (2006)
    Television (Comedy, News and Talk-Show) Actress An offshoot of The Daily Show, The Colbert Report (the Ts in Colbert and in Report are silent) is a parody of shows like "The O'Reilly Factor." Colbert begins the show with teasers about the show's content and then the credits go by, with a giant eagle and the stars and stripes featured predominantly. Colbert will pepper commentaries with phrases like, "Look, I don't have time to read books," or, "President Bush isn't a head thinker, he's a gut thinker." Aspects of talking head programs are exaggerated and Colbert presents a host overwhelmed by his own importance. Guests do not walk on-stage but are seated at a small table to the side. Colbert runs over to them, encouraging the audience to applaud and high five him as he passes. He is then likely to begin an interview by asking a guest something like, "Explain evolution in 20 seconds," or "Isn't everyone who disagrees with the president guilty of treason?" Colbert is also very clear about our number one threat, "Bears." His distrust ... Written by John Vogel {jlvogel@comcast.net}

  • Saturday Night Live

    Saturday Night Live (2006)
    Television (Comedy and Music) Actress A late-night comedy show featuring several short skits, parodies of television commercials, a live guest band, and a pop-cultural guest host each week. Many of the SNL players have spun off successful independent comedy and/or movie careers from here. Written by Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>

  • Law & Order: Criminal Intent

    Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2001 - 2006)
    Television (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actress This show centers on the NYPD's Major Case Squad (and the offbeat, Sherlock Holmes-like Detective Robert Goren) in its efforts to stop the worst criminal offenders in New York. It also puts a new twist to the "Law & Order" formula: now, in each episode, we see the crimes as they are planned and committed. Written by Brian Barjenbruch

  • Dirty Laundry

    Dirty Laundry (2006)
    Film by Fulton Street Films/Tia Dionne Hodge (Comedy and Short) Actress Add a Plot »

  • Law & Order

    Law & Order (2002 - 2005)
    Television (Crime, Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actress The show follows a crime, ususally adapted from current headlines, from two separate vantage points. The first half of the show concentrates on the investigation of the crime by the police, the second half follows the prosecution of the crime in court. Written by Mike Menditto

  • The Legend

    The Legend (2004)
    Film by Fulton Street Films/Tia Dionne Hodge (Comedy and Short) Writer Add a Plot »

  • UnCorked: A Slightly Irreverent Look at Wine

    UnCorked: A Slightly Irreverent Look at Wine (2004)
    TV Movie (Comedy) Producer The wine world will never be the same now that Wino Bob and Wino John head out to the vineyards.

  • Crutch

    Crutch (2004)
    Film (Biography and Drama) Actress An autobiographical film taken from the experiences of writer-director Rob Moretti, CRUTCH is a coming-of-age tale about a young man's struggle with family problems and substance abuse. Behind a facade of suburban middle class perfection, David's home life is falling apart. As he tries to cope with the impossible situation, the troubled and impressionable teenager falls under the spell of Kenny, a georgous, thirty-something, has-been actor turned theatre coach. When Kenny's "support" escalates into seduction, David slowly decends into an abyss of drinking and drug addition from which he must escape if he is to survive. CRUTCH is a dramatic tale of the confusion of youth and the difficulties in finding oneself. Written by Anonymous

  • Once Upon a Once Upon

    Once Upon a Once Upon (2002)
    Film (Short and Comedy) Writer A fairytale about a pathological liar and his search for redemption.

  • Spider-Man

    Spider-Man (2002)
    Film (Action, Adventure and Romance) Actress Based on Marvel Comics' superhero character, this is a story of Peter Parker who is a nerdy high-schooler. He was orphaned as a child, bullied by jocks, and can't confess his crush for his stunning neighborhood girl Mary Jane Watson. To say his life is "miserable" is an understatement. But one day while on an excursion to a laboratory a runaway radioactive spider bites him... and his life changes in a way no one could have imagined. Peter acquires a muscle-bound physique, clear vision, ability to cling to surfaces and crawl over walls, shooting webs from his wrist ... but the fun isn't going to last. An eccentric millionaire Norman Osborn administers a performance enhancing drug on himself and his maniacal alter ego Green Goblin emerges. Now Peter Parker has to become Spider-Man and take Green Goblin to the task... or else Goblin will kill him. They come face to face and the war begins in which only one of them will survive at the end. Written by Soumitra

  • The Third Degree

    The Third Degree (2001)
    TV Movie Actress Add a Plot »

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