Tamara Taylor is a Canadian actress best known for her starring role as Dr. Camille Saroyan, head of the Forensic Division, in the police procedural television series Bones, since 2006.
Taylor's career originally began with quick success in nationally televised commercials. Just months after moving to Los Angeles from her native Toronto, she booked parts in both television and film.
Taylor's first big break came when she landed a series regular role on Party of Five, playing Matthew Fox's love interest, Grace.
Later, she starred as Dr. Ana Syphax in Steven Bochco's drama City of Angels with Blair Underwood; as Sarah opposite Paula Marshall on Hidden Hills; and as Nina in Sex, Love & Secrets with Denise Richards and Eric Balfour.
Among dozens of memorable guest appearances, Taylor has also appeared on Lost, Numb3rs, CSI: Miami and NCIS.
Taylor made her feature film debut as Marlon Wayans' love interest in the romantic comedy Senseless starring David Spade and Rip Torn.
She has also been seen in the critically acclaimed cable biopic Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, Tyler Perry's box office hit Diary of a Mad Black Woman and Joss Whedon's sci-fi adventure Serenity.
Taylor loves the beach, hiking, movies and books. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Miles, and two chihuahuas, Bruno and Miss Pixie.
Tamara is a second cousin to Neve Campbell, with whom she appeared on Party of Five.