Dominique Fishback

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Dominique Fishback

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Dominique Fishback
Alma mater Pace University
Occupation Actress
Years active 2013-present

Dominique Fishback is an actress and playwright who is best known for playing Billie Rowan on Show Me a Hero[1] and Darlene on The Deuce.[2][3]

Early life[edit]

Fishback graduated from Pace University with a B.A. in Theater.[4]

Career[edit]

In 2014, Fishback premiered her Off-Off-Broadway play Subverted where she played 22 characters.[5][6][7] Subverted was nominated for a 2015 Innovative Theater Award for Outstanding Solo Performance.[8][9] In 2016, Abingdon Theatre Company announced Fishback as one of its recipients of its inaugural Residency Program.[10][11]

Fishback’s first major recurring role was in the Yonkers housing drama Show Me a Hero as single mother Billie Rowan.[12]

Fishback’s first series regular role is in the 1970s Times Square drama The Deuce.[13] Fishback has been noted as one of the standouts in the show due to her performance as the “sweetly vulnerable” prostitute Darlene.[14][15] Co-creator David Simon has noted her strengths as an actress in playing Darlene.[16] For her role on The Deuce, Fishback was listed by USA Today as one of five new faces that people should be watching on Fall 2017 television.[17]

Fishback is slated to play the part of Kenya in the upcoming The Hate U Give movie, which is based on the popular young adult book.[18]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2018 Night Comes On Angel Lamere
2018 The Hate U Give Kenya

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
2013 The Knick[19] Black Woman Episode: “The Busy Flea”
2014 The Affair Keisha Episode “8”
2015 The Americans Nicole Episode: “Dimebag”
2015 Blue Bloods[20] Charelle Tyler Episode: “Through the Looking Glass”
2015 Royal Pains[21] Elan Episodes: “Lending a Shoulder” and “The Prince of Nucleotides”
2015 Show Me a Hero[22] Billie Rowan Recurring character
2017 The Deuce Darlene Series regular
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