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Hello Everyone! Welcome to my website! I found that acting was one of my passions and I decided to pursue my dreams. This website helps me to connect with you and allow me to engage you, as you accompany me on my journey. I invite you to read my blog posts and explore the other features, I and my team have developed. If you too are pursuing a career in acting, I can provide tips, insight, and advice to possibly help you live your dream.

  • Jamila Bishop
  • Jamila Bishop
  • Jamila Bishop


Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it.- D. Kimbro

Jamila Bishop was most recently seen on TV One’s For My Man as Sonya O’Neal, Destination America’s A Haunting portraying a Pyschic, on BET’s Criminals at Work as Susan Gellis. She has recently completed production for a feature film titled, Free Ride, a TV series called Chase Street, and a student film called Tour Guides.

Jamila studied with Playwright, Director, and Producer, David E. Talbert, John P. Graves, Kenneth McGregor, and actor Tasha Smith. She has also taken classes at TVI Studios (New York) with Casting Directors such as Jeanine Bartel and Allison Shomer. Additionally, Jamila took theatre classes at Pennsylvania State University.

Jamila played the role of Dr. Johnson in the Independent film Her Little Secret and appeared on a PBS short film Quakers: The Quiet Revolutionaries where she played a maidservant. Jamila has also performed in theatre productions such as Kristen in Rhythm of Success, Margie in Sunday Brunch, Monica Miller in And Here We Go Again, and Shykedah in The Things Church People Won't Say.


Recent Projects

Some information on a few of my most recent projects!

  • Her Little Secret

    CopyCat Killers
    as Angelina

    First Aired: July 1, 2017
    For most people the Robocop movie franchise presents entertaining films that are action packed with violence and extreme gore. But for one resident of Poughkeepsie, New York the movie offers a lesson on how to become a serial killer. Nathaniel White has an appetite for the brutal on-screen violence. He searches the streets and bars for easy prey. Once he has picked his target, he hides his true desires and uses his charms to lure the victim in. Once they feel safe and secure, he switches and becomes the movie villains that he admires, killing just like they did in the films.

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  • Japanese Azteriods

    Japanese Azteriods
    as Soldier #1

    The world as we know it has been damaged by a Japanese asteroid hand crafted and detonated by the infamous and ruthless GENERAL HAIKI.

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  • Her Little Secret

    Her Little Secret
    as Dr. Johnson

    What if the drugs, violence and mayhem you were involved in landed you in jail? If given a fresh start would you change your life? What about your past? How far would you go to protect your secrets? Or who will you sacrifice to keep your secrets buried?

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  • TVOne: For My Man

    TV One: For My Man
    Season 2 Episode 7
    as Lead, Sonya O’Neal

    First Aired: July 25, 2016
    A woman gets caught in a con man's scheme. Also: a woman runs the streets in Detroit until a new threat emerges.

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Many Sides of Jamila

Take a look at some photos showing different sides of her.