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Edwina Findley Dickerson stars in "If Loving You Is Wrong" on OWN as Kelly, whose boyfriend and baby daddy and has been away on a relief mission in Haiti for a year.

On television, Edwina Findley Dickerson recently starred as Davina Lambreaux in HBO's drama series "Treme," set in post-Katrina New Orleans. She also played the recurring roles of Jill in ABC's family drama "Brothers & Sisters," alongside Sally Field, Nurse Messner in ABC's daytime soap opera "One Life to Live" and Tosha Mitchell in HBO's critically acclaimed crime drama "The Wire." Guest appearances include "Veep," "Law & Order" and "New Amsterdam."

On the big screen, Findley was seen in the horror thriller "Insidious: Chapter 2," starring Patrick Wilson, Rose Byrne and Barbara Hershey, Ava DuVernay's "Middle of Nowhere," which won the directing award at the Sundance Film Festival in 2012, and "Red Tails," an action adventure film about the legendary Tuskegee Airme that stars Terrence Howard and Cuba Gooding Jr.

On stage, Findley performed in Danai Gurira's "Eclipsed," set during the Liberian war, and was nominated for a Barrymore Award for Outstanding Lead Actress for her role in "Gee's Bend."

A native of Washington, DC, Findley graduated from the Duke Ellington School of the Arts. She then attended New York University, where her superior work was honored by the Outstanding Artist and Scholar Award, Founder's Day Award, Dean's List, and her induction into the prestigious Tisch Scholars Program. She learned from such cutting-edge actors as Jeffrey Wright, Sanaa Lathan, and Billy Crudup during her summer internships at off-Broadway's Public Theatre. 

Findley regularly conducts inspirational workshops for young people and adults through her organization, Abundant Life Creative Services. She is a contributing writer for WOW! Women of the Word Magazine, Child Advocate for global humanitarian organization World Vision, and an active member of the Christian Cultural Center in Brooklyn, New York, and One Church International in Los Angeles, California.

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