Tiwana Floyd shot by Matt Kallish in DTL

"Great stories happen to those who can tell them."

Ira Glass


Tiwana Floyd is a Los Angeles-based actor, writer, improviser, and media maker. Growing up an only child in The Bronx and Yonkers, New York, her imagination, filled with made-up stories, was the company that kept her entertained. Now, as an adult, her made-up stories materialize in sketch comedy, podcasts, and digital shorts. 

A graduate of Second City Hollywood's Conservatory and Directing Programs and a 2019 NBC/Second City Hollywood Bob Curry Fellowship recipient. In 2020, she spearheaded and co-founded Diversity Higher Comedy (DHC), a 7 person BIPOC sketch team. 

Diversity Higher Comedy wrote, filmed, directed, edited, and performed 35 short films for their 2021 "March Content Madness." In June 2021, they launched the inaugural Diversity Higher Comedy Short Film Festival. 


Los Angeles Based SAG-AFTRA TV & film actor. Notable network credits, with over 30+ National Commercials.


Writer, director, editor, producing original content including, digital shorts and podcasts. SMC's 2022 Promax Promo Pathway Cohort.


Tiwana helps actors grow from where they are to where they want to be. Teaching autonomy and self generated opportunities. 


Second City Hollywood graduate. Member of Diversity Higher Comedy BIPOC sketch team.

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