Hollywood Star Sidney Poitier's Daughter Sydney Tamiia Is Known For Outstanding Beauty And Acting Talent

January 13, 2020

Joanna Shimkus and Sir Sidney Poitier is quite a power couple. Shimkus is a Canadian actress and her husband is a Bahamian-American actor and diplomat.

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The two married in 1976 and their exemplary marriage is still going strong, even after over 40 years. Joanna and Sidney are raising two daughters together and one of them is famous for her outstanding beauty.

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The gorgeous and the talented

Sydney Tamiia has followed her famous parents’ career path and became an actress herself. She studied acting in New York City University, as well as at Stella Adler Studio of Acting.

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Her successful career has started in the late 90s. Tamiia has had quite a few TV appearances, including TV shows like Joan of Arcadia and Veronica Mars. She also starred in the segment directed by Quentin Tarantino for the movie Grindhouse.

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Besides her work in the acting field, Sydney is also known for her beauty. In 2001, she was featured in the '50 Most Beautiful People' list created by People magazine.

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Tamiia is now in her 40s and she can boast a few awards under her belt. But throughout her life, she has always been close to her family and never forgot about her loving parents.

Poitier’ birthday

In 2017, the whole family gathered together to celebrate Sidney Poitier's 90th birthday. His wife along with his ex-wife and his children, as well as his grandchildren and great-grandchildren were all there to commemorate a special day.

And of course, Sydney Tamiia was amongst them with her husband and their child. She is indeed so beautiful and talented. What a lovely family!