Joyce Guy is an actress, solo performer, playwright, director and producer. Joyce has been a constant face on film, television and commercials. Screen credits include Eye of the Hurricane directed by Jesse Wolfe, Moneyball starring Brad Pitt, The Green Hornet, and The Santa Clause. Television roles include Enlightened, Parenthood, Brooklyn 99, Hart of Dixie, General Hospital, Days of Our Lives, Raising the Bar, The Closer, Nip/Tuck, Desperate Housewives, Grey’s Anatomy, The West Wing, Chicago Hope, One Life to Live, Sunset Beach, Boston Legal to name a few and was a series regular on Monty starring Henry Winkler.
Her solo theater works have been performed at LACE, LATC, Watts Towers, Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena, Highways, at the Dance Place in Washington, DC, the L.A. Festival, A.S.K. Common Ground Festival at UCLA, Theater @Boston Court, 2100 Square Feet, Theater 150 in Ojai, CA, the New Los Angeles Theater Center and St. Mark’s Church in-the-Bowery, NY.
Joyce is a Los Angeles local delegate of SAG/AFTRA, a member of AEA, the Television Academy, International Documentary Association (IDA); and a founding member and treasurer of the Black Association of Documentary Filmmakers West (BADWest) in Los Angeles. Dancing Like Home is her first directorial effort.