Tasha is popular for her role in movies like Why Did I Get Married? and Couples Retreat.
The Camden, New Jersey native Sidra is a former model.
She moved to Paris when she turned 19 years old where she worked showrooms for a few months before landing in Italy.
February 28, 1971 — Twin actresses Tasha Smith & Sidra Smith was born. pic.twitter.com/iLT7SscCHE
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She began her career in casting by casting music videos for Dr. Dre in the early 90’s.
She moved to assisting on feature films. From there, she created Sidra Smith Casting that focused on ad campaigns and TV commercials.
Her debut feature film, ‘A Luv Tale’ (1999), won the Audience Award at the Hollywood Black Film Festival.
Sidra also produced the 2013 NAACP Image Award-winning documentary ‘Free Angela and All Political Prisoners.’
Sidra lived in Ghana for two years where she produced documentaries, 50 episodes of a Pan-African talk show.