Credits

Ciera's Film, TV,
and Theater Credits

Film

FilmCredits

 

TV

 

Theater

TheaterCredits_Ciera_Payton

TRAINING & BACKGROUND

EDUCATION

University of the North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA): BFA in Drama

New Orleans Center For Creative Arts (NOCCA): Diploma in Drama

 

CLASSES & COACHING

Sara Mornell Studios

Hank Berrings Coaching

Harvey Lembeck Comedy Class

Negro Ensemble Company

 

WEAPONS & FIGHT TRAINING

Boxing

Muay Thai

Pistol (.40 Caliber, 9MM/GLOCK)

Rifle (AR & Pistol Caliber)

Sword & Dagger

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

Expert In Cooking Vegan & Southern Cuisine

Organic Lipstick, Body Butters, and Sunscreen Maker

Spirited Belly Dancer

Yoga & Cardio Barre Enthusiast

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2002 – Present: CEO, The Michael’s Daughter Foundation (theater program for inner-city teenagers, Los Angeles).

2013: Mini Cinema Best Leading Actress

2016: Award recipient of the Los Angeles Pioneer Woman Award

2005: Volunteered as a medical assistant at LSU during Hurricane Katrina and performed a tracheotomy