Bite-sized blog post: Tamra Davis

Tamra Davis

TAMRA DAVIS began her career directing music videos for popular bands in the eighties and nineties including the Bangles, Depeche Mode and NWA.

She has gone on to direct feature films including Chris Rock’s “rockumentary” spoof CB4 (1993) and Billy Madison (1995) starring Adam Sandler, direct for television and direct and produce a documentary about her friend, the renowned artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.

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Where to watch her films:





Read more about her:

The Radiant Child Website
Women Plus Film Meet the Filmmaker
PBS Interview
Karen McCullah and Tamra Davis Team Up for R-Rated, ‘Bachelorette’-Style Comedy

FILMOGRAPHY (from imdb):

2015Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (TV Series) (1 episode)
I Hope Josh Comes to My Party! (2015)
 2015Odd Mom Out (TV Series) (1 episode)
The Truth Fairy (2015)
 2015Younger (TV Series) (2 episodes)
Girl Code (2015)
The Exes (2015)
 2013-2014Hit the Floor (TV Series) (3 episodes)
Passing (2014)
Out of Bounds (2013)
Game On (2013)
 2011-2014Single Ladies (TV Series) (21 episodes)
Last Dance (2014)
One Step Forward, Two Steps Back (2014)
Tell You No Lies (2014)
Ask Me No Questions (2014)
Where There’s a Will (2014)
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 2010Sons of Tucson (TV Series) (1 episode)
Chicken Pox (2010)
 2010Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child (Documentary)
 2008The Ex List (TV Series) (1 episode)
Do You Love Me, Do You Surfer… Boy (2008)
 2007Grey’s Anatomy (TV Series) (1 episode)
My Favorite Mistake (2007)
 2007Ugly Betty (TV Series) (1 episode)
Swag (2007)
 2006Men in Trees (TV Series) (1 episode)
Ladies Frist (2006)
 2006Love Monkey (TV Series) (2 episodes)
The One That Got Away (2006)
Pilot (2006)
 2006Everybody Hates Chris (TV Series) (1 episode)
Everybody Hates a Part Time Job (2006)
 2006A Conversation with Basquiat (Documentary)
 2005My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (1 episode)
Faked My Own Death (2005)
 2004Method & Red (TV Series) (1 episode)
One Tree Hill (2004)
 2004Corporate Ghost (Video)
 2002Keep Your Eyes Open (Documentary)
 2001Britney: The Videos (Video documentary short) (segment “Overprotected”)
2000Beastie Boys: Video Anthology (Video documentary) (segment “Netty’s Girl”)”
 2000Skipped Parts
 1999Depeche Mode: The Videos 86>98 (Video documentary) (video “But Not Tonight”)
 1998Half Baked
 1997Best Men
 1995Billy Madison
 1994No Alternative Girls (Video short)
 1991Goo (Video)
 1990Bangles Greatest Hits (Video short) (video “In Your Room”)

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