Ward-Hammond is initially from Brooklyn, New York. She first bought into performing by learning improv on the native Jamaica Arts Center, and later she moved to the South and joined the improv comedy troupe, Strange Groove, and additional honed her craft with courses at Premier Actors’ Network. Her profession began out with many notable tv appearances, together with NCIS: New Orleans, Complications, and Being Mary Jane.
She then did three episodes on Lee Daniel’s Star, and her present position on Manifest, Captain Kate Bowers of the NYPD, was launched in Season 2 as a daily and can be returning for Season 3. Her movie credit embody Jeff Nichols’ Loving, The Hate U Give, Instant Family, and Just Mercy. Ward-Hammond has racked up 36 complete credit in her first 7 years within the business and she or he exhibits no indicators of slowing down.