First became widely known playing Felicia in the 2014 feature film Beyond the Lights. She then went on to join the cast of Game of Silence as Detective Liz Winters and can also be seen in The Riches as Aubrey McDonald.
She earned her first screen credit in 1997 appearing in an episode of Savannah.
In 2010, she portrayed Bonnie in the acclaimed film Beautiful Boy.
She was born Deidrie Nicole Maria Henry in the Bahamas.